News from the Field

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Town Mails Errant Dog Poop Back to Owners

Residents of a Spanish town angered by prolific dog poop have taken strange measures to clean up their streets: mailing the poop back to the dog owners. Over the course of a week, a group of... Read More

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Oklahoma Tornado is the Widest Ever

A deadly tornado that formed outside Oklahoma City last Friday is now officially the widest on record. Not to be confused with the massive tornado that devastated the town of Moore, Oklahoma, on... Read More

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Dog Fitness Device Launches

A new FitBit-like activity tracker for dogs launched today aims to keep pet owners updated on their pet's fitness level, as well as give them an early warning about potential health problems.... Read More

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WATCH: 102-Year-Old BASE Jumper

Dorothy Custer typically gets her kicks playing the harmonica and sewing, but she takes her birthdays very seriously. For her 102nd this year, the Idaho native BASE jumped 486 feet off the Perrine... Read More

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Runner Dies During San Francisco Ultra

A 63-year-old ultramarathoner died on Sunday after disappearing during a 50K trail race on Mount Diablo, near San Francisco. According to SFGate, Rene Brunet was on pace to meet the race's... Read More