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Florida man charged for stash of Trump-shaped ecstasy pills

August 22, 2019   ·   0 Comments

(Reuters) – A Florida man who was found to have ecstasy pills shaped like U.S. President Donald Trump’s head has been charged with unlawful possession ...

Tiny Nevada town near secretive Area 51 braces for alien hunters

RACHEL, Nevada (Reuters) – Connie West, co-owner of an alien-themed motel in the tiny U.S. desert outpost of Rachel, Nevada, believes they are coming no ...

Sporting expression ‘caught fire’ takes on literal meaning

(Reuters) – The sporting expression “caught fire” took on a literal meaning on Sunday as several players at the BMW Championship, including Phil Mickelson, were ...

Beer with the prince: Liechtenstein marks 300th anniversary

VADUZ (Reuters) – The tiny principality of Liechtenstein celebrated its 300th anniversary on Thursday as an island of peace and prosperity in an unsettled world ...

Oh rats! Japan convenience store apologizes after viral rodent video

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese convenience store chain FamilyMart apologized after video went viral on social media of rats scurrying about one of its stores in ...

Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

FILE PHOTO: Seagulls fly over the Palace Pier in Brighton, southern England March 7, 2009. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s seaside towns are ...

The man in the plastic mask: Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend ...

Indonesian walks 700-km backwards to highlight deforestation

SRAGEN, Indonesia (Reuters) – An Indonesia man is walking backwards from his home in eastern Java to the capital Jakarta to raise awareness of deforestation ...

French ‘Flying Man’ crosses Channel on jet-powered hoverboard

SANGATTE, France/SAINT MARGARET’S BAY, Britain (Reuters) – French inventor Franky Zapata on Sunday succeeded in crossing the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard he designed, ...

French hoverboard inventor readies second Channel crossing bid

French inventor Francky Zapata holds a news conference as he prepares to cross the English Channel from Sangatte in France to Dover in Bleriot Plage, ...

Doctors extract 526 teeth from Indian boy

Doctors arrange tooth-like structures removed from the mouth of a 7-year-old boy inside a hospital in Chennai, India, August 2, 2019. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar CHENNAI, India ...

Trial of strength at 2,000 meters altitude: Celtic wrestling in Austria

MARIA ALM, Austria (Reuters) – Every year around St. Jacob’s Day, men from Austria’s Salzburg region grapple with each other in a natural arena at ...

‘Definitely weird’: man bites snake

(Reuters) – An Indian man who was bitten by a snake got his revenge on the reptile by biting it back and killing it, the ...

Grasshoppers take Vegas by swarm, disrupting weather radar, tourism

FILE PHOTO: A grasshopper lands on a window in Encinitas, California, U.S. October 29,2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) – Swarms of grasshoppers have descended upon America’s ...

Man chases dog on London railway, adding to commuter heat misery

FILE PHOTO: Railway workers can be seen walking on the platform at Waterloo Station in London, Britain, December 13, 2018. REUTERS/Phil Noble LONDON (Reuters) – ...

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