Field of dreams: Marriage proposal shows up on Google Maps

BERLIN (AP) — A German man’s marriage proposal got a bigger audience than he had planned, after it showed up on an aerial picture used by Google Maps. The German news agency dpa reported on Wednesday that 32-year-old part-time farmer Steffen Schwarz used a machine to plant a field of corn in such a way that the gaps spelled out the words “Do you want to marry me?” Schwarz said he got his girlfriend to fly a drone over the field last May in Huettenberg, central Germany, revealing the romantic message. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin