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A roughly 100-foot sequoia tree sits on a platform made of steel pipe, chains, burlap, wood and other reinforcements as workers prepare to move it to a new location about a block away in Boise, Idaho, Friday, June 23, 2017. A network of wooden beams, chains and watering lines supports the 98-foot sequoia as workers prepare to move it to a new location a block away. The more than century-old tree is in the final throes Friday of a complex effort to uproot it from the path of a Boise hospital's expansion and move it two blocks away to city property. (AP Photo/Rebecca Boone)
Giant sequoia move on schedule in Idaho, tree doing wellA massive sequoia in Idaho that grew over more than a century from a seedling sent by naturalist John Muir has been uprooted and is poised to travel about two blocks Sunday morning to a new location
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Dane Andrew of Sunnyvale, Calif., kisses his dog, Rascal, a Chinese crested, before the start of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair Friday, June 23, 2017, in Petaluma, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dogMartha is big, ugly, lazy and gassy. And a world champion. The 3-year-old, 125-pound Neapolitan Mastiff used her lollygagging youth to win the 29th annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Albuquerque TV truck stolen while crew worked on crime storyWhile a television news crew was gathering footage for a story about crime in the Albuquerque downtown area, someone stole the station's SUV
The Associated Press19 hours ago
A roughly 100-foot sequoia tree sits on a platform made of steel pipe, chains, burlap, wood and other reinforcements as workers prepare to move it to a new location about a block away in Boise, Idaho, Friday, June 23, 2017. A network of wooden beams, chains and watering lines supports the 98-foot sequoia as workers prepare to move it to a new location a block away. The more than century-old tree is in the final throes Friday of a complex effort to uproot it from the path of a Boise hospital's expansion and move it two blocks away to city property. (AP Photo/Rebecca Boone)
Work to move giant sequoia draws curious Idaho onlookersMany residents in Idaho have memories of a more than century-old sequoia that grew from a seed sent by naturalist John Muir
The Associated Press21 hours ago
Breast milk jeweler ordered to refund customers, return milkA Rhode Island company that makes jewelry from breast milk has been ordered to refund $15,000 to 114 customers and return the milk they sent
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Indian Muslim children gather around a photograph of U.S. President Donald Trump during the inauguration of Trump Sulabh Village, in Maroda, India, Friday, June 23, 2017. A toilet charity is leading an effort to rename a tiny, north Indian village after President Donald Trump, saying the gesture is meant to honor relations with the U.S. and draw support for better sanitation in India. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)
Toilet charity gets Indian village to take on Trump nameA charity that provides toilets to poor Indians is helping a northern village rename itself after President Donald Trump
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this June 21, 2017 photo provided by Covanta Energy Corp., Samantha "Sam" LaRochelle holds a necklace just after it was found by staff, some of whom are shown, at Covanta Energy Corp. in Oxford Township, N.J. The irreplaceable item had been removed from her neck during an emergency visit June 17, 2017, to St. Luke's Hospital, Phillipsburg. (Covanta Energy Corp. via AP)
Workers help woman find necklace buried in hospital wasteA New Jersey woman has been reunited with her special necklace, thanks to a group of hardworking sanitation workers
The Associated Press1 day ago
Family expected euthanized dog's ashes, got his frozen bodyA Pennsylvania family expecting to pick up the ashes of their beloved pet were instead handed his frozen body
The Associated Press1 day ago
Rats! DC working to fight rodent problem as complaints riseThe nation's capital is taking a modern approach to dealing with an old problem: rats
The Associated Press1 day ago
Kind act spreads to 167 drivers at Indiana McDonald'sA customer's act of kindness at a southern Indiana McDonald's sparked a chain reaction of niceness in its drive-thru line
The Associated Press1 day ago
Big catch: Fisherman finds camera, returns it to ownerA man who was fishing in the Tennessee River reeled in a waterlogged camera and then used social media to track down its owner in Florida
The Associated Press1 day ago
Driver rescued after van gets stuck in Wisconsin drawbridgeFirefighters had to rescue a man after his minivan became wedged in a drawbridge in downtown Green Bay
The Associated Press1 day ago
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