- Hemingway (no relation) wins look-alike contest in Key West
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — For the first time in its 36-year history, a Hemingway has won a competition seeking the man who most looks like literary giant Ernest Hemingway.
- Police reunite traveler with lost turtle at NYC bus station
NEW YORK (AP) — A turtle found wandering around a busy New York City bus terminal has been reunited with its grateful but sleepy owner.
- Band of monkeys raid Thai polling place, tear up voter lists
BANGKOK (AP) — Election officials in northern Thailand think they can buy off a gang of monkey vandals with fresh fruit and vegetables, after about 100 macaques tore up voter lists publicly posted ahead of next month's referendum on a proposed constitution.
- Vegas judge orders swastika face tattoos covered for trial
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas judge has ordered a cosmetologist to cover up a defendant's neck and facial tattoos that include a swastika and the words "Most Wanted" on each day of his robbery trial.
- Pennsylvania police hoping dope will claim marijuana package
CHELTENHAM, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania are hoping a dope will stop by their station and claim a package containing more than 4 pounds of marijuana.
- Too busy for Pokemon? These entrepreneurs will play for you
NEW YORK (AP) — Too busy with your real life to play the hit augmented reality game "Pokemon Go"? For a price, some entrepreneurs will play the game for you.
- Romania: hang glider dumps contraband cigarettes in field
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian border police have confiscated thousands of packs of cigarettes which apparently were dropped in a field from a powered hang glider.
- Strong smell of cooked urine prompts apartment evacuation
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — The strong smell caused by a man cooking urine has prompted the evacuation of an apartment building in Massachusetts.
- Woman drove for days in Alaska with husband's body in casket
KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — A woman who drove her husband's body on a days-long traveling wake in Alaska and used ice from canneries to keep him cold is not accused of breaking any laws.
- Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
SEATTLE (AP) — Police have arrested a man after he spent nearly 12 hours perched in a tree in Seattle.