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Pot shops turn to highway sponsor signs amid strict ad rules

DENVER (AP) - Cannabis companies are using a loophole in Colorado's strict limits on marijuana advertising by sponsoring state highways and putting their names...

Mating snakes prompt closure of part of Florida park

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A Florida city shut down a section of a lake Thursday after receiving reports of swarming snakes. Turns out, the...

After residents cry fowl: Miami to relocate pack of peacocks

MIAMI (AP) - A pack of peacocks that has wreaked havoc on a Miami neighborhood will be relocated after city commissioners voted Thursday night...

Takes a village: Bear ‘foster mom’ raises cub saved by dog

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) - An orphaned black bear cub has been placed with a substitute mother this week after being saved by...

Takes a village: Bear ‘foster mom’ raises cub saved by dog

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) - An orphaned black bear cub has been placed with a substitute mother this week after being saved by...

Police: Reported Civil War cannonball was actually a buoy

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - The digging of a swimming pool revealed what could have been a dangerous discovery in South Carolina.But, as...

‘Oh deer!”: Man gets trampled in North Carolina parking lot

LOCUST, N.C. (AP) - A suspect escaped from a hit and run in a North Carolina McDonald's parking lot last month. But police aren't...

Massive firework shot over Colorado breaks world record

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A massive firework launched over a Colorado ski resort town has set a record for the world's largest aerial...

Riders in the storm: Dutch cyclists brave Storm Ciara

NEELTJE JANS, Netherlands (AP) - Call them riders in the storm. While much of northern Europe hunkered down Sunday and hoped that Storm Ciara...

Puppy in crime: Deputies take man, dog into custody in theft

BRANDON, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man and his furry “accomplice” were taken into custody by authorities who said the man shoplifted from a...