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110-year-old, 15-pound lobster rescued from Florida restaurant
Daniel Uria
SUNRISE, Fla., July 23 (UPI) -- A 15-pound lobster that was intended to be served at a Florida restaurant will be moved to an aquarium in Maine due to the work of an animal rescue group.

Jet ski racer and son soar over water with 'flying attachment'
Ben Hooper
SANDIA, Texas, July 22 (UPI) -- A group of jet ski racers in Texas showed off their homemade "flying attachment" that helped a rider and his son hover above the waves.

'Unusual sea creature' identified as 'decorated' crab
Ben Hooper
PERTH, Australia, July 22 (UPI) -- A fisherman who posted video of an "unusual creature" found in his craypot off Australia said the animal was revealed to have a somewhat surprising identity.

New York 'Pokemon Go' player claims to have caught all 142 available Pokemon
Ben Hooper
NEW YORK, July 22 (UPI) -- A Pokemon Go player in New York claims to have captured all 142 of the digital monsters known to be available in the United States.

Black bear spotted in tree in Miami
Daniel Uria
MIAMI, July 22 (UPI) -- Police in Miami worked to capture a black bear that was spotted at the top of a tree in a suburban neighborhood.

Runaway horse crashes into motor scooter in China
Ben Hooper
JIAXING, China, July 22 (UPI) -- A motor scooter rider in China came up against an unusual road hazard when a runaway horse came along and knocked him to the ground.

Water dumped from Hoover Dam flows upward
Ben Hooper
BOULDER CITY, Nev., July 22 (UPI) -- A visitor to the Hoover Dam in Nevada performed an amateur science experiment by dumping out a water bottle and watching the water flow upward.

Humpback whale puts on a show for boats off Australian coast
Ben Hooper
SWANSEA HEADS, Australia, July 22 (UPI) -- A whale watcher off the coast of Australia captured footage of a humpback putting on a show for nearby boats with multiple breaches.

Giant inflatable duck missing from New Jersey town
Daniel Uria
CLINTON, N.J., July 22 (UPI) -- Crime stoppers in a New Jersey town are seeking the return of a giant inflatable duck, which went missing from a local pond.

Swedish engineer takes DIY 'multicopter' for a test flight
Ben Hooper
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 22 (UPI) -- A Swedish engineer shared video of his successful test flight in a homemade "multicopter" powerful enough to lift him several feet off the ground.