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Odd News - Dog missing for two years spotted on TV news segment - A Wisconsin man was reunited with his family's missing dog nearly two years later after he spotted the canine in a TV news segment about adoptable pets.

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Odd News -- Health officials probe mystery bug bites in Virginia county -- Virginia health officials and insect experts are trying to determine the origins of mysterious bug bites being reported by residents of one county.

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Odd News -- Former New York resident reunited with class ring after 46 years -- A metal detecting hobbyist and the owner of a matchmaking company in New York reunited a man with the high school class ring he lost 46 years earlier.

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Odd News -- Police remove trespassing alligator from resident's hot tub -- A Texas police department shared body camera footage from the capture of an alligator found "swimming naked" in a hot tub "without regard to the owner's wishes."

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Odd News -- Llama on the lam runs loose through Ontario communities -- Animal rescuers in Ontario are trying to find a loose llama spotted wandering through residential neighborhoods in a rural area of the province.

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Odd News -- Maryland man reels in 301-pound swordfish after 8-hour struggle -- A Maryland man participating in a fishing tournament said it took him eight hours to reel in the 301-pound swordfish that earned him a state record.

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U.S. News -- UPI News Quiz: gymnastics gold, Wu-Tang Clan, CDC -- Team USA gymnastics wins a gold medal, the Justice Department sells a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album, the CDC updates COVID-19 guidance...how well did you follow the headlines? Take the UPI News Quiz for July 30, 2021.

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Odd News -- Police officer rescues raccoon with can stuck over its head in New York -- A police officer in New York had to chase down a panicking raccoon so he could rescue the animal from a can stuck over its head.

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Odd News -- Dutch driver uses truck to dunk tea bag into hot water -- A Dutch trucker took on a social media "tea bag challenge" and used his vehicle to drop a tea bag into a glass of hot water.

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Odd News -- Woman wins $1 million lottery jackpot thanks to canceled flight -- A Missouri woman who claimed a $1 million lottery jackpot in Florida said she never would have bought the ticket if her flight home hadn't been canceled unexpectedly.

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Odd News -- Pilots in Los Angeles warned after possible sighting of man wearing jetpack -- Pilots flying in and out of Los Angeles International Airport were given a warning after a possible sighting of a man flying a jetpack in the area.

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Odd News -- Overdue book returned to Scottish library after 53 years -- Workers at a Scottish library said they were surprised to open a package that arrived recently in the mail and discover an overdue book believed to have been checked out 53 years ago.

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Odd News -- California restaurant hires robot to offset worker shortage -- A California restaurant struggling with a worker shortage is employing a food delivery robot to help pick up the slack.

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Odd News -- TikTok star's 2.56-inch mouth gape earns Guinness World Record -- A Connecticut-based TikTok star with an unusually large mouth was certified by Guinness World Records as having the world's largest mouth gape.

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Odd News -- Police respond to loose bison in Ohio township -- Police in Ohio responded to an unusual situation when an escaped bison was spotted wandering around a community.

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Odd News -- Oblivious lottery winner carried $39M ticket in purse for nearly six weeks -- A German woman who won a lottery jackpot of about $39 million said she carried the ticket in her purse for nearly six weeks before discovering it was a winner.

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Odd News -- Sheriff's K-9 finds woman's missing wedding rings in beach sand -- A Michigan sheriff's K-9 and his handler came to the rescue when a woman visiting a beach lost her wedding rings in the sand.

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Odd News -- Visitor to Indiana casino scores record jackpot on $1 slot machine bet -- A visitor to an Indiana casino walked away with a $690,623 jackpot -- the largest in the facility's industry -- after placing a $1 bet at a slot machine.

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Tiger at Texas sanctuary declared world's oldest by Guinness World Records

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Unusual cylindrical vessel washes up with runner on Florida beach

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Workers digging well in back yard find world's largest sapphire cluster

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Texas tollway officials seek owner of roadside wedding dress

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Bull moose removed from Colorado parking garage

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