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Woman lived to 99 with most organs on wrong side of body

Rose Marie Bentley was an avid swimmer, raised five kids, helped her husband run a feed store, and lived to the ripe age of 99. It was only after she died that medical students discovered that all her internal organs — except for her heart — were in the wrong place. Read More

Thieves return statue, leave flowers and a card

Two thieves who snatched a statue of a lion from outside a home in a Philadelphia suburb had a change of heart after police posted surveillance video of the heist. Read More

Yabba dabba don’t: California town rejects Flintstones house

Towering dinosaurs stand among fanciful mushrooms in the sloping backyard. A life-sized Fred Flintstone welcomes visitors near the front door. And by the driveway on the lawn is a giant “Yabba Dabba Do” sign in orange, purple and red. Read More

California shoplifter stuffs chain saw down his pants

A California business owner says store surveillance video recorded a man stealing a small chain saw by stuffing it down his pants. Read More

Philippines seizes 757 tarantulas smuggled from Poland

Bureau of Customs personnel seized the 757 tarantulas at a mail exchange center near Manila’s international airport Monday and later arrested a Filipino man who tried to claim the long-legged and venomous spiders, which were declared as “collection items.” Read More

New Hampshire man made a surfboard out of 700 discarded coffee cups

Thirty-two-year-old Nolan, of Hampton Falls, spent seven months collecting the cups for a competition put on by surf brand Vissla called Creators and Innovators Upcycle Contest. Read More



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