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    Battle Over School Toilet Paper Unfurls in Spain
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    A woman holds a roll of toilet paper in the campsite at the Isle of Wight Festival 2007 at Newport on June 8, 2007 on the Isle of Wight, England. (Photo by Rosie Greenway/Getty Images)

    A squabble over a public's school's toilet paper supply has broken out in a Spanish town, prompting local officials to step in.

    The government-run Rafael Garcia Valino primary school in Yepes, a town 30 miles south of Madrid, recently sent out a list of supplies students need for class this year. Among the pens, notebooks and erasers was an unexpected item: six rolls of toilet paper.

    One parent, Carmen Contreras, complained on her Facebook page that the requirement was "totally surreal." She said the school told her it didn't have enough money for toilet paper.

    The ABC newspaper says Yepes town hall has offered to resolve the shortage by supplying rolls for the whole school.

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    [NATL] Dog Delivers Basket of Water on Baseball Field

    A viral video of minor league baseball dog delivering water at a Fort Wayne TinCaps game has surfaced on Twitter.

    Video of 'Jake the Diamond Dog' was posted as the golden retriever carried a basket filled with bottled water out to the umpire between innings taken at a recent game.

    The video was posted by Indiana news station WPTA's sports anchor Zach Groth.

    Jake delivers water to umpires on the field in a basket and reportedly makes an appearance at a variety of minor league baseball games and has done so for several years.

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    No one was available at the school or town hall Monday for comment.