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Wacky… But True, April 18th

A survey of 1,000 British children ages 6 to 12 found that one in five didn’t know apples grow on trees, while more than 9 in 10 weren’t aware that bananas or strawberries came from plants. 88 percent didn’t know

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Wacky… But True, April 17th

A woman in Clifton, New Jersey has been charged with criminal mischief after she used garden shears to attack a neighbor’s mannequin display of lingerie-clad Easter Playboy bunnies. She said that she didn’t want her 16-year-old son to have to

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Wacky, But True, April 16th

In the UK, a 60-year-old man stabbed his 63-year-old brother during an argument in their kitchen over a can of peaches. The brother was treated for stab wounds to his arm and shoulder blade. Police say the two brothers had

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Wacky… But True, April 15th

In a bid to control labor costs, Walmart is introducing more robots to keep track of stock, cleaning floors and unloading trucks. This year, at least 300 stores will add machines to scan shelves for out-of-stock products and 1,500 stores

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Wacky… But True, April 12th

The latest man to write his own obituary kept things about as short as possible. The 89-year-old in Germany gave his funeral home instructions before he died last month and the funeral home followed through, publishing the 3-word obituary in

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Wacky… But True, April 11th

A 90-year-old woman in the Bronx, New York, is volunteering as a bookkeeper at a nearby retirement facility. Once a week, for nearly four hours, Lore Schloss works the books — and has been at it for almost two decades.

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Wacky… But True, April 10th

Animal Care Centers of NYC has put up for adoption a black and white feline named Barsik who’s a bit on the heavy side. Barsik, a 5-year-old domestic short-hair, came to the Manhattan shelter Saturday, dropped off by owners leaving

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Wacky… But True, April 9th

In Switzerland an 86-year-old man driving the wrong way down a freeway stopped a police car to complain that everyone else was driving the wrong direction. (Source: Interprep) Thieves keep stealing the wheels off of the patrol cars in Mississippi’s

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Wacky… But True, April 8th

A police chase that began as a gas station break-in in the UK and ended 56 miles away when the suspects had to stop for gas. (Source: Interprep) The 2019 Time Out Index—a survey of 30,000 people living in 48

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Wacky… But True, April 5th

A California business owner says store surveillance video recorded a man stealing a small chain saw by stuffing it down his pants. Jeff Bennett of RG Equipment said his security camera caught the theft Wednesday afternoon. The video shows the

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Wacky… But True, April 4th

A Kansas City truck bound for Springfield, Missouri, was stolen Wednesday morning outside a loading dock. The truck thief proceeded to lead police on a winding chase for several hours before he was apprehended. The truck was loaded with cookie

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Wacky… But True, April 3rd

A 91-year-old California woman has a tri-bike — basically a tricycle for grown-ups. Recently Louise Bianco’s bike was stolen after she rode it to fitness class. Louise had put 25,000 miles on the bike before it was stolen. A local

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Wacky… But True, April 2nd

Rosa Fond owns Humans and Animals United Rescue in Florida and spotted a snake with its head stuck in a beer can on the side of a road. Rosa grabbed a stick to free the black racer snake from the

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Wacky… But True, April 1st

A Texas man faces jail time for allegedly trying to steal seven steaks from a grocery store. The man was tackled by a store manager and two employees after he allegedly stuffed seven T-bone steaks in his clothing and tried

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Wacky… But True, March 29th

A Wisconsin university is preparing to stage a musical performance in a unique venue — underwater. Lawrence University announced Breathe: A Multi-disciplinary Water Opera will be performed in and around the water at the pool in the school’s wellness center

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