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at 21:28 on November 25, 2015, EST.

Oldest known seabird, 64-year-old Wisdom, returns to Midway Atoll; first identified in 1956

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Federal wildlife officials say the world's oldest known seabird has returned to Midway Atoll.


at 11:16 on November 24, 2015, EST.

James Bond-inspired watch ad surfaces in Iran despite warnings about Western infiltration

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Even amid warnings about Western infiltration, the famed fictional British spy James Bond still found a way to get into Iran.


at 15:26 on November 21, 2015, EST.

Condo owners upset after board asks for dog DNA tests to track down those not picking up poop

DESTIN, Fla. - Some Florida condo owners are steaming after their homeowners association asked them to submit their dog's DNA in order to fine owners who don't pick up after their pets.


at 12:34 on November 20, 2015, EST.

Irish dad whose accidental selfie video was seen by millions gets VIP treatment back in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The clueless Irish dad whose accidental selfie video of his Las Vegas vacation was watched by millions is back in Sin City to get a do over.


at 16:02 on November 16, 2015, EST.

Man gets back wallet with $1,200 months after losing it thanks to Albuquerque pharmacy owner

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A man has gotten back his wallet, which contained $1,200 in cash, two months after losing it thanks to an Albuquerque pharmacy owner.


at 14:00 on November 13, 2015, EST.

Deer dashing across Dallas-area road smashes through car's windshield, ends up in backseat

PLANO, Texas - A Dallas-area driver found himself with an unexpected passenger when a deer smashed through his windshield and ended up in the backseat of his car.


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