Oddly Enough Features
British schoolboys don skirts amid shorts ban in heatwave
LONDON (AP) -- Boys at a British high school have found a novel way around strict uniform rules banning shorts, as the country swelters through a heatwave....
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food
SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Some folks in Oregon might not want to ask, when served an elk burger or a venison steak, where the meat came from. Under a roadkill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed by the governor, motorists who crash into the animals can now harvest the meat to eat....
Suspect lights cigarette at end of wild police pursuit
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles police say a woman led officers on a wild chase in a suspected stolen car that lasted a half-hour and ended when she crashed into a pole....
Woman who hid gun in her vagina gets probation in drug case
WACO, Texas (AP) -- A Texas woman who police said packed a loaded pistol in her vagina has been sentenced to probation after she pleaded guilty to drug possession....
Goodwill returns $97K to Ohio couple in mistaken donation
ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) -- A couple has gotten back nearly $100,000 they mistakenly donated to Goodwill Industries in Ohio...
Genoa makes special airport waiver for famed pesto sauce
ROME (AP) -- The Italian port city of Genoa has taken pride in its famed pesto sauce to new heights by granting special airport waivers for those who can't get enough of the basil and pine nut pasta sauce....
Adviser quits in vote tampering scandal at California school
MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) -- Students at a Southern California high school got a lesson in political corruption after it was revealed that a faculty adviser rigged the election for class president and two other races....
Stoked! 511 California surfers paddle out to set record
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Southern California surfers are stoked after setting a Guinness World Record for largest surf paddle-out....
Cops: Woman with history of thefts steals hair highlights
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman with a history of stealing meals and services has allegedly struck again, this time at a hair salon....
Empty NYC transit bus rolls down street, hits church, cars
Judge Steven O'Neill who presided over Bill Cosby's sexual assault mistrial has decided to release the identities of the Allegheny County jurists who deadlocked. Lawyers for news outlets had argued that jurors' names should be public to ensure transparency in the judicial process. Prosecutors and defense lawyers had argued they should remain secret, saying releasing them would make it more difficult to select a jury in Cosby's second trial.
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