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3 hours ago

This man really wanted to set a world record

An Indian man obsessed with setting Guinness world records got 366 flags tattooed on his body and had all his teeth removed so he could put nearly 500 drinking straws and more than 50 burning candles in his mouth.

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1 day ago

When police are chasing one of their own

This is one story that gives whole new meaning to the idea of a police chase.

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2 days ago

10,000 days of running

A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong — 27 years later.

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3 days ago

Firefighters rescue naked man from Iowa business’s chimney

Carrie Sapp teased her husband, Brad, about being afraid of ghosts when he said he heard someone whisper "get out of here" while he was sorting cans at his Iowa recycling business.

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3 days ago

Texas woman and her Chewbacca mask go viral

Candace Payne, her love of "Star Wars," and her infectious laugh will make your day.

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6 days ago

Cold comfort: Can ice cream cure a hangover?

A convenience store chain has launched the Gyeondyo-bar, which translates to "hang in there," and claims to combat the after-effects of alcohol consumption.

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6 days ago

The great Post-it note war of NYC

A conversation conducted using sticky Post-it notes on the windows of two offices in Lower Manhattan has delighted passersby and drawn a number of neighboring advertising agencies to join what is now a highly contested art battle.

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6 days ago

The toilet opossum

The soaking wet little creature is seen in photos posted on the department's Facebook page.

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1 week ago

In Finland, a Burger King with a sauna

What a whopper!

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1 week ago

The great bra escape

Maine's highest court has upheld the escape conviction of a woman who tried to avoid arrest by telling police that she needed to put on a bra before going to jail.

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1 week ago

The bank-robbing babysitter

A Colorado babysitter has been arrested on suspicion of robbing a drive-through bank by falsely claiming that a man in her car threatened to harm the two children in her care unless given money, police said on Monday.

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1 week ago

Texas woman sells ‘housebroken’ bison she let wander inside

A 1,000-pound "domesticated" bison that was allowed to roam in her owner's Dallas-area home has moved on to pastures new.

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1 week ago

‘McDonald’s Diet’ brand ambassador dropped from schools

The former Iowa science teacher and McDonald's Corp "brand ambassador," who preached the virtues of walking and near-daily french fries in presentations to youth, is no longer visiting U.S. schools, the fast-food chain said

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2 weeks ago

Soccer refs banned for bad behavior

Two referees in the Czech soccer league have been banned indefinitely after one appeared to be drunk on the sideline and the other was seen urinating during a game.

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2 weeks ago

Pistol used in Trayvon Martin shooting to be auctioned

The pistol former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman used in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin is going up for auction online.

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2 weeks ago

Dating site matches Americans fleeing Trump with Canadians

A dating website is pledging to match Americans who can't live with a Donald Trump presidency to Canadians looking for love, facilitating the pledge often made by U.S. voters to move to Canada if the real estate billionaire is elected.

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2 weeks ago

Budweiser renames itself ‘America’ to inspire drinkers

What could be more American than standing in a backyard at a barbecue while holding a beer on the Memorial Day weekend in the United States? Budweiser thinks it has the answer.

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2 weeks ago

Heather Locklear sends would-be 30th anniversary wishes to ex Tommy Lee

The "Melrose Place" star unexpectedly sent her rocker ex well wishes on what would have been the former couple's 30th wedding anniversary.

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2 weeks ago

Oops! Florida man accidentally shoots himself, notices 2 days later

Michael Blevins, 37, of Deltona, said he did not feel pain from the bullet, which pierced skin and muscle before exiting his body, according to an incident report from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office.

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2 weeks ago

Police flush out the bathroom bandit

Police in Ohio's capital arrested for a man who's allegedly been pilfering plumbing from stores, hospitals and restaurants.

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Stage is set for toughest National Spelling Bee ever

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The final day of the Scripps National Spelling Bee could feature the most difficult words ever used in the competition.

3 hours ago in Music

Chris Cornell wins mastertapes battle

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The rocker has won the battle for the mastertapes to his Temple of the Dog recordings just in time for the 25th anniversary of the supergroup venture.

3 hours ago in Lifestyle

Public pools are gross, but you’ll go swimming anyway

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A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says almost 80 percent of public pools fail routine health inspections.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

‘The Fast and the Furious’ racing back to theaters for anniversary run

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The first film in the highly-popular franchise was released on June 22, 2001 and will hit theaters again next month for a limited nationwide run.

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Pink Floyd honored on special British stamps

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The commemorative stamps, issued by Britain's postal service Royal Mail to mark the 50th anniversary of the band's first professional gig, will be available at U.K. post offices from July 7.