News of the Weird
Bizarre but true stories about real people collected by syndicated columnist Chuck Shepherd.
German cancer researcher reported that any exercise helped ward off breast cancer in pre-menopausal women but that housework-type exercise worked for all women and was superior to job-based or leisure-based exercise.
A female chimpanzee, Judy, escaped at the Little Rock (Ark.) Zoo and, as she moved about, was observed entering a bathroom, grabbing a brush, and cleaning a toilet. She also wrung out a sponge and cleaned off a refrigerator, according to an Associated Press report.
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