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Stolen: A One-Mile Road In Russia
How does one steal a road? NBC News reports:
The penalty for stealing a road in Russia? Up to two years in the pokey.
Police uncovered the highway robbery when they pulled over a convoy of three heavy trucks carrying the slabs, which they said had been removed with a manipulator, an industrial machine that combines a bulldozer and a forklift.
The Interior Ministry valued the slabs at 200,000 rubles, or about $6,095.
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