Strange News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/str Strange News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2016 EarthLink Networks Inc. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:01:56 EDT Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:37:31 EDT 5 Purdue entomologist returns moth library book 60 years late http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20160824/f52afcc4-75ec-4ffa-a121-2ddedc4605fb LINTON, Ind. (AP) — A Purdue University entomology professor has returned a copy of "The Moths of the Limberlost" that he checked out 60 years ago at age 8. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:01:56 EDT 20160824/f52afcc4-75ec-4ffa-a121-2ddedc4605fb Associated Press Childless Bosnian couple stage and attend their own funeral http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20160824/c174936a-1b39-44bd-ae37-d2c983d8d853 SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A childless Bosnian couple have staged and attended their own funeral saying they wanted it to be an opportunity to celebrate life with friends and family. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:01:54 EDT 20160824/c174936a-1b39-44bd-ae37-d2c983d8d853 Associated Press Dog-gone: Canine candidate re-elected Minnesota town mayor http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20160823/41996a1b-dc76-45ea-93c9-7d1bb86cc3d9 CORMORANT, Minn. (AP) — The four-legged mayor of a northwestern Minnesota village greets voters like a true politician. Duke, a 9-year-old Great Pyrenees, won a third one-year term as honorary mayor of Cormorant Township on Saturday. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:48:59 EDT 20160823/41996a1b-dc76-45ea-93c9-7d1bb86cc3d9 Associated Press US judge: Renowned artist didn't create disputed painting http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20160823/78dc7797-9ee1-4230-876f-19e077df7a29 CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. judge said Tuesday that a celebrated artist was right when he insisted he didn't paint a work now owned by a retired prison worker, a finding that likely ensures the piece will now be worth a fraction of the previous estimated value of $10 million or more. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 22:42:11 EDT 20160823/78dc7797-9ee1-4230-876f-19e077df7a29 By MICHAEL TARM Associated Press Russian cat adopts abandoned baby squirrel monkey from zoo http://enews.earthlink.net/article/str?guid=20160823/403797ae-75b5-4062-a4cb-b7c780450797 MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian cat has adopted a baby squirrel monkey after he was abandoned by his mother at a zoo, comforting the little primate by letting him cling to her back for warmth. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:57:38 EDT 20160823/403797ae-75b5-4062-a4cb-b7c780450797 Associated Press