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at 18:27 on July 23, 2016, EDT.

Woman drove for days in Alaska with husband's body in casket

KETCHIKAN, Alaska — A woman who drove her husband's body on a days-long travelling wake in Alaska and used ice from canneries to keep him cold is not accused of breaking any laws.

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at 09:52 on July 22, 2016, EDT.

Pennsylvania police hoping dope will claim marijuana package

CHELTENHAM, Pa. — Police in Pennsylvania are hoping a dope will stop by their station and claim a package containing more than 4 pounds of marijuana.

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at 21:36 on July 19, 2016, EDT.

Moo-ving out: Sensor sends text alerts from cows in labour

DURHAM, N.H. — University of New Hampshire dairy researchers are more relaxed these days about monitoring pregnant cows: A sensor attached to their tails sends text alerts to help detect when they're in labour.

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at 13:04 on July 18, 2016, EDT.

Calgary man hoping to take wife to France after $9M 6-49 lotto win

CALGARY — A Calgary man says he was so shocked he couldn't breathe when he realized he'd won $9 million in a recent Lotto 6-49 draw.

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at 19:31 on July 11, 2016, EDT.

Woman, 27, accused of taking $860 worth of fingernail polish

New Orleans police say a 27-year-old woman is accused of stealing $860 worth of fingernail polish from a CVS drug store — in one day.

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