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Pigeons have trouble finding their way home if their right nostrils are plugged.

Amount the town of Rolfe, Iowa, will pay anyone who builds a home there:

$1,200

In Italy, a judge ordered that a man who paid for sex with a 15-year-old girl must buy her 30 feminist-themed books, including The Diary of Anne Frank and the poems of Emily Dickinson.

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