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Win an Inn

The owner of Maine inn is holding an essay contest to select new owner.

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Thief tries to steal woman’s heart, steals car instead

Authorities say a man who allegedly stole a woman's car during their first date last month has been captured.

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Cops can’t crack case of the year-long egging

An 85-year-old man says his home has been pelted with eggs several times a week for a year, but police haven't cracked the unusual case.

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Kid celebrates World Book Day by going to school dressed as Christian Grey

The 11-year-old was sent home from school after he came in a costume modeled after the S&M-loving star of "Fifty Shades of Grey."

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When it’s too late to buy car insurance

When you're at the scene of a car crash, it's probably too late to buy car insurance.

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Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

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Different time, same house

What time is it? Depends on which room you're in!

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Moonshine is not acceptable for show-and-tell

A science teacher who knew he was making the illegal alcohol was reprimanded for not reporting that the boy brought it to class.

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Misleading sign welcomes/prohibits visitors

A malfunctioning city signs sends mixed messages.

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Ohio man busted after responding to sheriff’s Facebook post

STUPID CRIMINAL FILES: After the sheriff asked Facebook to help find a wanted man, the suspect himself struck up a conversation with law enforcement.

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No selfie sticks at the Smithsonian

if you're visiting one of America's greatest museums, leave your selfie stick at home.

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Police issue tickets for pizza, French fries

Police in one New Hampshire town are rewarding residents for doing the right thing.

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For $129 you can dress like Katy Perry’s #LeftShark

The "Roar" singer is cashing in on the dancing shark phenomenon from her Super Bowl half-time show.

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Stop defacing money in honor of Leonard Nimoy

Canadian currency is getting the "Star Trek" treatment and bank officials are not happy.

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Smelly Louisville

There's a bad smell in the city but nobody knows where it's coming from.

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Llama drama captivates the nation

Llama I'm coming home! Two llamas making a therapy visit to an Arizona retirement community escaped, sparking a hilarious chase caught live on TV.

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Forget the Double-Down, KFC launches edible coffee cups

Kentucky Fried Chicken is testing edible coffee cups in some of its stores.

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Who stole the church chocolate?

Sounds like someone had the munchies.

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Forget a house, rent an entire village

If "king for a day" sounds too majestic, a small Hungarian village will let you become deputy mayor for a few days.

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Fire Destroys Albemarle Home

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Still no word on what caused the fire on Hildridge Drive.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Martese Johnson Next Court Date May 28th

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During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.

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‘Empire’ co-stars spark romance rumors

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Are Trai Byers and Grace Gealey more than just coworkers?

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Idris Elba could be the next ‘Star Trek’ villain

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The in-demand actor is in talks to join the star-studded cast of the sci-fi franchise.