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Woman who hit Venezuela leader with mango rewarded with new home

CARACAS - A woman who bashed President Nicolas Maduro on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that has gone viral in Venezuela.

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Goats, llama and shepherdess help clear plants at Oregon airport

PORTLAND, Ore. - As planes took off and landed behind a fence one unusually warm April day at Portland International airport, a herd of goats lay basking in the sun, taking a nap break from their 24-hour job of chowing down on invasive plants.

21 Apr 2015

Police hunt for baby sea lion snatched from Los Angeles beach

- Police were searching on Monday for a baby sea lion snatched from a Los Angeles beach over the weekend, as well as four suspects in their twenties seen harassing and taunting two pups, authorities said.

21 Apr 2015

U.S. Supreme Court rejects appeal over Arizona 'fish pedicures'

- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal by the owner a Phoenix-area spa that ran afoul of Arizona state regulations that barred her from providing pedicures in which clients have their feet nibbled by small fish to remove dead skin.

20 Apr 2015

Replica retraces voyage of French warship sent to help American rebels

ROCHEFORT, France - A replica of the warship that carried France's Marquis de Lafayette to help American colonists in their war of independence sets sail for the United States on Saturday, symbolic of a historic moment that binds the two nations. | Video

18 Apr 2015

Remote corner of Bosnia to declare itself 'Town of Twins'

BUZIM, Bosnia - When Nedzib Vucelj's wife Emira gave birth to twins at the height of the Bosnian war, it was impossible to buy a suitable baby stroller: their hometown of Buzim was surrounded by rival armies.

17 Apr 2015