Cities

Cities

The cities from around the world.

  • Hong Kong

    Country: China
    Province / State: Hong Kong
    Population: 7.4 million
     

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    In Hong Kong, a wife is allowed to kill her husband if he is caught cheating on her, but she must kill him with her bare hands.

    Kill Her Husband

  • Providence

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Rhode Island
    Population: 180 thousand
     

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    On Sundays, it is illegal to sell toothpaste and a toothbrush to the same customer in Providence, Rhode Island.

    Toothpaste and Toothbrush

  • Florence

    Country: Italy
    Province / State: Tuscany
    Population: 383 thousand
     

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    In Florence, Italy, it is illegal to eat or drink while sitting on church steps or within a church courtyard.

    Church

  • Bensalem

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Pennsylvania
    Population: 60 thousand
     

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    It is illegal for a convicted felon to operate a bingo game in Bensalem, Pennsylvania.

    Bingo

  • New York City

    Country: United States
    Province / State: New York
    Population: 8 million
     

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    In New York City, New York, sliced bagels have an 8 cent sales tax. Uncut bagels are tax free.

    Bagel

  • Wells

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Maine
    Population: 9 thousand
     

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    It is illegal to post advertisements on another person's tombstone in the city of Wells, Maine.

    Tombstone

  • Topeka

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Kansas
    Population: 127 thousand
     

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    It is illegal to throw snowballs in Topeka, Kansas.

    Snowball

  • French Lick

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Indiana
    Population: 1,800
     

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    French Lick, Indiana, passed a 1939 law that all black cats must wear bells around their necks on Friday the 13th.

    Black Cat