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Teen registers people to vote while in line

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—A North Carolina teen has helped more than a dozen people who lined up to buy a chicken sandwich get the chance to line up at the polls.

News outlets report 17-year-old David Ledbetter says he registered 16 people to vote at a Popeye's restaurant in Charlotte on Saturday.

Many people have flocked to Popeye's nationwide to try the new menu item.

German city offers $1.1M to whoever proves it doesn't exist

BERLIN—A German city that's been the subject of a long-running online light-hearted conspiracy theory claiming it doesn't really exist is offering big bucks to whoever proves that's true.

Officials in Bielefeld said yesterday they'll give one million euros ($1.1 million) to the person who delivers solid proof of its non-existence.

Indonesian walking 700 kilometres backward to save forests

BEKASI, Indonesia—An Indonesian man is walking more than 700 kilometres (430 miles) backward from his village in eastern Java to the country's capital to raise awareness about deforestation.

Medi Bastoni began his arduous expedition on July 18 from his home on the slope of Mount Wilis, a dormant volcano in East Java province that has been affected by deforestation.