3 Things to Know – July 31, 2018

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1. Make-A-Wish gives a boy a horse
Five-year-old Nate has a heart defect and has always wanted a horse. The Make-A-Wish program fulfilled his wish to ride a horse by giving him a horse, named Silver, a stable and land to ride on.

2. China is home to the world’s largest maze
A hedge maze in China covers over 380,000 square feet. It has been given three world records by Guinness.

3. Don’t take sharks from the aquarium
A man in Texas took a 3-foot-long shark from the San Antonio Aquarium. He had two others working with him. He put the shark in a baby stroller and took it out of the building. He was arrested a short time later. The shark is OK.

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