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at 17:55 on June 30, 2015, EDT.

Pennsylvania track that cancelled races due to jumping deer will start races earlier

ERIE, Pa. - Deer, not deuces, are wild at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, and the racetrack is making changes to get its horses back in the starting gate.

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at 05:39 on June 27, 2015, EDT.

Deformed mutt named Quasi Modo is crowned World's Ugliest Dog

PETALUMA, Calif. - A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest.

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at 15:33 on June 25, 2015, EDT.

Something's rotten: Stench from fridge sends 11 to hospital; chemical residue suspected

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Officials say a smelly refrigerator at the University of Kentucky sent nearly a dozen people to the hospital.

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at 11:56 on June 24, 2015, EDT.

Flamingo in Brazilian zoo gets a new leg to stand on -- an artificial one

SOROCABA, Brazil - A pink flamingo in Brazil has gotten a new leg to stand on — an artificial one.

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at 06:52 on June 24, 2015, EDT.

Break-in suspect arrested after investigators find wallet, ID left behind at crime scene

LINCOLNTON, N.C. - Sheriff's deputies in North Carolina had little trouble identifying a break-in suspect whose wallet and ID were left at the scene.

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at 13:53 on June 23, 2015, EDT.

Central California hospital sees trio of triplets born in June with fourth set expected soon

FRESNO, Calif. - A trio of triplets have been born this month alone at a California hospital and the streak is expected to continue.

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