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Japan urges toilet paper stock for major quake

On national disaster prevention day, Japan's government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40 percent of the...

Dog turns on stove, which then sets laptop ablaze

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N. J. (AP) — Police say a New Jersey family's dog turned on the stove, which caught the laptop resting on the burner on fire and...

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid"...

Museum to display 6500-year-old human skeleton

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum's storage room....

Slice of Princess Diana's wedding cake auctioned

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 33-year‑old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375. The...

Court overturns convictions in Amish hair attacks

An appeals court panel on Wednesday overturned the hate‑crime convictions of 16 Amish men and women in beard- and hair‑cutting attacks on...

Goat spotted on London underground

A horned brown goat named Barney shocked commuters as he checked into the London underground at Vauxhall station, trotting with nonchalance through the...

From Texas, where everything is bigger, the 99-pack of beer

Beer packaging has just gotten a lot bigger in Texas, where a small brewery is launching a 99-pack of its "Peacemaker" ale.

Russian bank offers purrfect loan incentive -- a cat

A Russian bank is offering customers the ultimate fluffy extra with their mortgage -- the free loan of a cat to bring good luck to their new home.