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Barn Yarn: Retirees Make Sweaters for Chickens

Barn Yarn: Retirees Make Sweaters for Chickens

Certain breeds housed at a nearby estate are from tropical climates, and just can't deal with Northeast winters. Though the products of the project, a dozen chicken sweaters, benefit the fowl first and foremost, an Associated Press story said the project helped one member of the club overcome her fear of birds.


Woman forks out for child's expensive plane ticket

Woman forks out for child's expensive plane ticket

He had apparently booked a ticket before his daughter's second birthday, when she would have been able to travel for free. The young father was under the impression that she was of the age where she could still fly for free, and was visibly shocked and confused.


4-year-old girl swept off her feet by high winds

4-year-old girl swept off her feet by high winds

Gardner says her daughter was pinned between the house and the glass door, but was just fine and even laughed about it. The Gardner family's surveillance cameras were rolling when four-year-old Madison opened the door. "And I had to unlatch her from the handle and took her inside. She is okay and laughing along with it!" "She is okay and laughing along with it!" Madison's mom posted the video on Facebook to the tune of Frank Sinatra's Come Fly With Me .


Meet Friar Mustache: Monks induct stray dog into their brotherhood

Meet Friar Mustache: Monks induct stray dog into their brotherhood

The cute little schnauzer was also given a custom-made title, Fray Bigotón (Big Moustache Friar), which he happily carries around the monastery. Once he was rescued from a rough life on his own, Carmelo was brought into the monastery and welcomed into the fold.


Boil Water Advisory For Girard

Boil Water Advisory For Girard

Lower water pressure can result in bacteria getting into the water system. Odessa water customers are being asked to boil their water because of storm damage to the city's water treatment facility. Officials said the tap water is safe for other purposes, such as bathing. Persons with cuts or severe rashes may wish to consult their physicians. Public water suppliers in Kansas take all measures necessary to notify customers quickly after a system failure.


The UK's most popular pizza topping has been revealed - and it's mushroom

The UK's most popular pizza topping has been revealed - and it's mushroom

After sparking widespread global discourse, the pineapple pizza debate - a debate for our times - has been reignited, after one takeaway refused a woman's order that featured the delicious tropical fruit as a topping. Pork, tuna and anchovy toppings appeared to be the least popular among pizza punters. Following the president's remarks, YouGov found that 41 per cent of Brits actively dislike pineapple on pizza, with 15 per cent saying they would like it banned.