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Woman claims surgeon talked on cellphone during operation

A suburban New York City woman sued a doctor, claiming he used his cellphone to take a language test while operating on her

New dinosaur looks like odd mix of duck, croc, ostrich, swan
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New dinosaur looks like odd mix of duck, croc, ostrich, swan

Scientists unveil a tiny dinosaur that looks like Dr. Seuss glued it together with the features of a duck, swan, croc, ostrich and penguin

Zippy's back! Town's elf on a shelf has been returned
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Zippy's back! Town's elf on a shelf has been returned

A New Hampshire town is happy to report that its beloved elf on a shelf has been returned, more than a day after he vanished

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Judge to decide if raccoons deserve protection from cruelty

A Pennsylvania judge will decide whether raccoons are protected animals or vermin meant to be disposed

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Secret Santa couple pays off $10K in layaway orders in Maine

Representatives for a Maine Toys R Us store say a husband and wife stopped in to pay off $10,000 in layaway orders for other families

Police: Woman drove with transit sign sticking out of car
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Police: Woman drove with transit sign sticking out of car

Police in New Jersey say a woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car

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Cops: Woman parks in police chief's spot while smoking pot

Authorities say a woman arriving at a Long Island court to answer a marijuana possession summons was smoking pot when she parked her vehicle in the local police chief's spot

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Delta flight makes emergency bathroom stop in Montana

A Delta flight from New York City to Seattle had to make a stop in Billings after the plane's toilets filled up and passengers couldn't hold it any longer

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Cow blamed for byproduct spill at Colorado well site

A cow is being blamed for a byproduct spill at a Colorado well site

'Big as my head': Hawaii woman seeks record for huge avocado
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'Big as my head': Hawaii woman seeks record for huge avocado

A Hawaii woman is waiting to hear back from Guinness World Records about whether a massive avocado she snagged is the world's largest