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Another delay for ex-deep-sea treasure hunter stuck in jail

The long-running case of a former deep-sea treasure hunter marking his sixth year in jail has hit yet another roadblock Learn More


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Irish police investigate claim dead man taken to post office

Police in Ireland are investigating reports that the body of a dead man was brought to a post office in an attempt to collect his pension More »


Missouri Highway Patrol mistakenly sends Batman-themed alert

The Missouri State Highway Patrol alert sent cellphones blaring across the state More »


Police: Truck with 100 monkeys crashes, some of them missing

State police say a truck carrying about 100 monkeys has been involved in a crash in Pennsylvania and authorities are searching for at least three of the monkeys that appeared to have escaped the vehicle More »


Judge apologizes for wishing jail on man with weedy yard

A Detroit-area judge has apologized for wishing that she could send a 72-year-old immigrant with cancer to jail for a weedy property More »


Germany criticizes Czech tycoon's 257 mph Autobahn ride

Germany’s Transport Ministry has criticized a stunt that saw a Czech millionaire drive his high-powered sportscar along a public highway at speeds of up to 257 mph More »


Out of this world: 555.55-carat black diamond lands in Dubai

Auction house Sotheby’s Dubai has unveiled a diamond that’s literally from out of this world More »


'Worst house on best block' of San Francisco sells for $2M

A decaying, 122-year-old property marketed as “the worst house on the best block” of San Francisco has sold for nearly $2 million More »


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