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penny

How much is a penny worth? $2.6 million

A rare coin dealer purchased a 1792 American penny for nearly $2.6 million.

pizza

Switzerland cracks down on ‘cheap’ pizza

Frugal pizza lovers have had their hopes of cheaper pizza dashed.

subway

Commuters, put your pants on!

Subway officials have their knickers in a twist over a planned "no pants" stunt.

doctors

Botox bandit is a smooth crook

A San Francisco plastic surgeon says a man has skipped on up to six-grand worth of treatments.

arrest

Police: Florida man takes baby to burglary

Police say the suspect set his 5-month-old son down while he pulled a knife on the homeowner.

cowboy

Cowboy hat could be official headgear of Texas

While official state mottoes, birds, flowers, and trees are common, Texas would be the first with an official hat.

alcohol

She doesn’t want to be the ‘most popular girl in rehab’

A New Mexico woman is suing a novelty products maker over a flask that includes her likeness.

sasquatch

Have you heard the one about the Arizona sasquatch?

Transportation officials say there's no mystery about the image of several dark objects taken by a traffic camera.

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Discarded Christmas trees a tasty treat for goats

Christmas trees can be enjoyed long after they are discarded by a family.

seinfeld

At med school, ‘Seinfeld’ about more than nothing

"Seinfeld" may have been a show about nothing, but a psychiatry professor is using it for much more than that.

Golf Cart

Golf cart driver gets DUI after slow chase

A young man led police on a slow-speed highway chase in a golf cart from the Rose Bowl before being arrested.

Dog

Missing puppy heads home after 2,400-mile road trip

A puppy called Penny could be reunited with her owners after she went on a nearly 2,400-mile road trip that took her to an Iowa truck stop and a Pennsylvania pet hospital.

socks

2014: The year’s weirdest stories

From family pets behaving badly to stupid criminals, 2014 was full of the strange and silly.

toilet

Tell-tale TP foils pizza shop robber

Police say a would-be thief used his own toilet paper to write a robbery demand note.

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Dave Matthews raising 12th man flag on Seattle Space Needle

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Porcupine predicts Super Bowl winner

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He's been right the last three years. Can Teddy Bear the porcupine go four-for-four?