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IT phoned home: Storytelling box foils kindergarten thief

BERLIN -- German police say they have solved a burglary case at a kindergarten after a storytelling gadget the suspect had swiped revealed...

September 21, 2021 12:00 pm

Not Real News FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, file photo, an election worker inspects a ballot for damage before they are sent to be tabulated at the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters Office in Sacramento, Calif. On Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting there was fraud in California’s recall election because voters were given Sharpie pens or other permanent markers, which the false posts said is illegal and will invalidate ballots. “Sharpie pens are safe and reliable to use on ballots, and recommended due to their quick-drying ink,” reads a Nov. 5 statement from Dominion Voting Systems. “Regarding potential ink bleed-through, Dominion’s systems never allow for the creation of ballots with overlapping vote bubbles between the front and back pages of a ballot.” (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File) (Rich Pedroncelli
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were...

September 17, 2021 6:10 pm

Oldest WWII Vet Birthday FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2019 file photo, World War II veteran Lawrence Brooks holds a photo of him taken in 1943, as he celebrates his 110th birthday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File) (Gerald Herbert
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Oldest US veteran of WWII celebrates his 112th birthday

A Louisiana man who is the oldest living World War II veteran in the United States has marked his 112th birthday.

September 13, 2021 2:40 pm

Toilet Training Cows In this undated photo provided by the Research Institute for Farm Animal Biology in Dummerstorf, Germany in September 2021, a calf enters an AstroTurf-covered pen nicknamed

No bull: Scientists potty train cows to use 'MooLoo'

Turns out cows can be potty trained as easily as toddlers. Maybe easier.

September 13, 2021 12:00 pm