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  1. Fishing company execs cut meeting short to fish from their balcony (w/ video)

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    For virtually every other company, this story would sound ridiculous. But for Salt Strong, a fishing company, it seemed to be another day in the life.

    Luke Simonds poses with his balcony catch, a roughly three-foot snook. [Photo via YouTube]
  2. This baby was born on a flight from Fort Lauderdale. Now he'll fly free for life

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    Little Christoph Lezcano is not the world's most patient newborn, but he may be the savviest.

    Passenger Shelley Hedgecock Starks posted video of baby Christoph Lezcano in the arms of his mother Cristina Penton after Penton gave birth to him on a Spirit Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale to Dallas. [Shelley Hedgecock Starks | Facebook]
  3. Yale dean on leave over offensive Yelp reviews leaves post

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    NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Yale University dean who was placed on leave over offensive reviews she posted on Yelp has left her position at the Ivy League institution, school officials said Tuesday.

  4. Georgia man fried to death at Publix, wife sues

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    A Georgia man died after falling into a deep fryer in a Publix in 2015. Now, his wife is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against the grocery chain, claiming the store was at fault when he fell into the fryer.

    Publix logo via Wikimedia Commons
  5. Florida woman gets butt lift after stealing money from city of Gainesville

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    GAINESVILLE — A Florida city says a former employee stole money to get a butt lift.

    A Gainesville city report released June 14, 2017, said Natwaina Clark stole $93,000 from the city of Gaineville, using $8,500 to get a butt lift. [Alachua County Sheriff's Office]
  6. Bats force Pasco Fire Rescue crew out of station

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    HUDSON — A Pasco Fire Rescue crew has been edged out of its station after discovering some unwanted nocturnal neighbors.

  7. 'That's not normal.' Dash cam video captures naked Florida man walking away from car crash

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    OCALA — Authorities say a Florida man got out of his car after a crash, stripped off his clothes, walked away from the scene and then damaged a door of the responding deputy's patrol car.

  8. Piano-playing bear strikes viral chord at Colorado apartment (w/video)

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    VAIL, Colo. — Police say it wasn't a burglary — just a black bear that stomped, briefly, on piano keys while rummaging through an apartment in Colorado.

  9. If he only had a driver: Tin Man actor charged with DWI

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    SULLIVAN, N.Y. — A man hired to portray the Tin Man in "Wizard of Oz" author L. Frank Baum's upstate New York hometown was still in his character's makeup when his mug shot was taken after a drunken driving arrest.

    In this June 4, photo provided by the New York State Police, is Nicholas Sherman. The 31-year-old actor had been hired to portray the Tin Man in "Wizard of Oz" in Sullivan, N.Y. and was still in his character's makeup following a drunken driving arrest. [New York State Police via AP]
  10. Peahen takes out $500 in wine after crashing California liquor store (w/video)

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    ARCADIA, Calif. — A female peacock has ruffled more than just feathers at a Los Angeles-area liquor store.

    In this Monday, June 5, 2017 image made from cellphone video provided by Rani Ghanem, bottles tumble as an animal control officer attempts to net a female peacock that wound up inside the Royal Oaks Liquor Store in Arcadia, Calif. Store manager and college senior Rani Ghanem says he tried to guide the sharp-clawed bird outside but that she spooked, at one point flying directly toward him and then up onto a top shelf of the store. [Rani Ghanem via AP]