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Spanish shepherds guide 2,000 sheep through Madrid

10/06/2013 12:21pm
Shepherds led a flock of 2,000 sheep through Madrid on Sunday in defense of ancient grazing, droving and migration rights increasingly threatened by urban sprawl and modern agricultural practices.

Yale searches for stinker adding feces to dryers

10/06/2013 2:07pm
Yale University hopes to solve a case of whodungit by identifying the stinker who has been soiling students' laundry by sticking human feces inside clothes dryers.

Dozens play chess in public to defy SF crackdown

10/06/2013 5:05pm
At least for an afternoon, the chess players were back at the usual spot they've occupied for years along downtown San Francisco's busy Market Street.