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Rare set of Sumatran tiger cub twins born at London Zoo
Daniel Uria
LONDON, June 30 (UPI) -- A set of rare Sumatran tiger cub twins were born at London Zoo.

Trailer full of 20,000 pounds of cheese stolen in Wisconsin
Daniel Uria
OAK CREEK, Wis., June 30 (UPI) -- Wisconsin police are investigating the theft of a semi-trailer full of cheese, the latest in a string of cheese thefts.

Giant hammerhead shark visits swimmers in Bahamas
Ben Hooper
NASSAU, Bahamas, June 30 (UPI) -- A cruise boat captain captured video of a giant hammerhead shark visiting some swimmers at a marina in the Bahamas.

Fence-climbing alligator caught on camera at Florida country club
Ben Hooper
FORT MYERS, Fla., June 30 (UPI) -- An acrobatic alligator at a Florida county club was recorded showing off his skills by swiftly climbing over a wire fence topped with barbed wire.

SUV drives backward at a high speed on Chinese road
Ben Hooper
BEIJING, June 30 (UPI) -- A driver on a stretch of highway in the Chinese capital captured footage of another vehicle traveling down the road at a high speed -- in reverse.

Small plane makes emergency landing after bird crashes through windshield
Ben Hooper
SPRING, Texas, June 30 (UPI) -- A small plane made an emergency landing in Texas when a bird crashed through the single-engine aircraft's windshield shortly after takeoff.

'Dead cat' brought to animal shelter found to be dog puppet
Ben Hooper
ST. ANDREW, Guernsey, June 30 (UPI) -- An animal shelter on the British island of Guernsey said a "dead cat" brought in by a member of the public was neither dead nor a cat -- it was a dog puppet.

Police break down door to rescue 'lifeless woman' -- a plastic blow-up doll
Ben Hooper
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, June 30 (UPI) -- Police in the Dutch capital said they kicked down the door to an apartment to rescue a woman who turned out to be an inflatable sex doll.

Second escaped Toronto capybara captured
Daniel Uria
TORONTO, June 30 (UPI) -- The second of two capybaras was captured in Canada about a month after escaping from a zoo in Toronto.

Maine police 'not joking' about beaver-eating snake on the loose
Ben Hooper
WESTBROOK, Maine, June 30 (UPI) -- A Maine police department insists it is "not joking" about reports of a large snake seen eating a suspected beaver on a riverbank.