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Naked Aussie freed from washer with olive oil

01/07/2014 1:17am
A naked Australian man who became stuck in a washing machine as part of an ill-planned practical joke was freed from the appliance with the help of an unusual rescue device: olive oil.

Police: In cold, escaped inmate turns himself in

01/07/2014 8:45am
Just how cold is it in Kentucky? Apparently cold enough for an escaped prisoner to decide to turn himself in.

It's even too cold for polar bears in Chicago

01/07/2014 10:07am
It's even too cold for Chicago's resident polar bear.

Diapers in dump truck trigger radioactive alarms

01/07/2014 10:33am
Austrian hazmat specialists called in after Geiger counters showed alarmingly high readings for a dump truck arriving at an incinerator have found the problem _ radioactive adult diapers.

Arizona officials seize 2 tigers from backyards

01/07/2014 4:12pm
Arizona wildlife officials have seized two tigers that were being kept in backyards in the Phoenix area.

AP Photos: Panda cub Bao Bao growing as expected

01/07/2014 4:27pm
The National Zoo says panda cub Bao Bao (bow bow) is growing just as she should be.