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Teen Suspended for Asking Miss America to Prom
NewsMax.com - 2 Hours ago
A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school. Eighteen-year-old Patrick Farves said he received three days of in-school
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Deputies: Auto repair shop was front for gambling
WPBF - 31 Minutes ago
Deputies raided an auto repair shop Friday that they said was the front for a gambling operation. Officials with the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office served a warrant on the business on Avenue G in
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Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation
Miami Herald - 3 Hours ago
BOSTON -- Rhode Island's Bryant University is asking students to resist the urge to take selfies with its president while receiving their diplomas. University President Ronald Machtley (MAYK'-lee) says
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Edward Cocaine arrested for Xanax possession
WCYB-TV - 6 Hours ago
A man named Edward Cocaine has been arrested on suspicion of Xanax possession in Florida. Cocaine was pulled over by police in Pembroke Pines earlier this week and taken into custody. According to
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WATCH: Train driver kicks a selfie-taking teen in the head
Cool 92.5 - 5 Hours ago
Posted Friday, April 18th 2014 @ 1pm  by Popdust Staff . The selfie-taking craze has gotten so out of control members of the public are taking the law into their own hands. This teenager thought
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Urine sample request in Port Angeles only a prank
Miami Herald - 6 Hours ago
PORT ANGELES, Wash. -- The Port Angeles School District is telling students not to bring urine samples to school. The district sent letters home to parents this week telling them to ignore prank calls.
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British prisoner claims persecution for Je...
WCKY 103.7 - 5 Hours ago
The letter also says Jedi's have been given a negative reputation in the media following the battle of Yavin, when "Luke Skywalker and a group of left-wing militants targeted the Death Star in a terrorist
British prisoner claims persecution for Jedi faith News Talk WIOD
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British prisoner claims persecution for Jedi faith
K103fm - 5 Hours ago
A British prisoner is claiming he's being persecuted for his Jedi faith. He sent a letter to Inside Time saying the National Offender Management Service refused to recognize his beliefs, even though Jedi
British prisoner claims persecution for Je... 100.3 WHEB
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Polish man says he crossed Atlantic by kayak
Times of India - 8 Hours ago
MIAMI: A 67-year-old Polish retiree has claimed he kayaked solo across the Atlantic, taking six months to make the ocean crossing from Portugal to Florida. Aleksander Doba said on his Google+ page that
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WATCH: Train driver kicks a selfie-taking ...
101.5 The River - 7 Hours ago
Posted Friday, April 18th 2014 @ 1pm  by Popdust Staff . The selfie-taking craze has gotten so out of control members of the public are taking the law into their own hands. This teenager thought
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Man avoids $525 fine for refill at SC hospital
Miami Herald - 4/18/2014
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- A man who faced a $525 fine for refilling an 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital apparently will get off with a warning. When Christopher Lewis of North Charleston, S.C.,
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Woman moves stranger's vehicle; key fit 2 cars
Miami Herald - 4/18/2014
NEW YORK -- A Brooklyn woman says her mother accidentally moved a stranger's car with a key that fit two vehicles. Cheryl Thorpe was house-sitting for her daughter, Nekisia Davis, when the mix-up occurred
Woman moves strangers vehicle key fit 2 cars Las Vegas Herald
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Indiana man lets buyer keep his stolen car
Cambodian Times - 7 Hours ago
Derk West told Evansville TV station WFIE his 1993 Chrysler New Yorker had been sitting at his grandfather's home in Boonville for about a year until it was stolen three weeks ago.According to police,
Boonville man lets buyer keep his stolen car WNEM
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Professor: 'Game of Thrones' pic got me suspended
Denver Post - 8 Hours ago
Francis Schmidt is an art instructor at Bergen Community College. He says he was suspended for eight days after posting a photo in January of his 7-year-old daughter wearing a T-shirt with a quote from
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Filipinos nailed to cross in Easter ritual frowned on by church
Cambodian Times - 7 Hours ago
CUTUD, Philippines (Reuters) - Nearly 20 Filipinos and a Danish filmmaker were nailed to crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of Christ on Good Friday, a practice the Roman Catholic Church frowns upon
Filipinos nailed to cross in Easter ritual frowned on by church (Reuters) West Australian
Filipinos nailed to cross in Easter ritual frowned on by church | Reuters DailyMe.Com
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Well-Meaning Mom Accidentally Steals Car
KFYI Business - 6 Hours ago
Posted Friday, April 18th 2014 @ 11am  by John Johnson, Newser Staff (NEWSER) – It might be the strangest stolen-car caper of the year, not least because the car wasn't technically stolen. It helps
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Golfer jumps into pond to avoid hornet attack
WCYB-TV - 9 Hours ago
(CNN) - When someone tells you to go jump in a lake, sometimes it's best to take their advice. For one golfer, it saved him from a world of hurt. At first, Pablo Larrazabal thought nothing was
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North Korean embassy complains to UK after salon mocks leader's hair
Daily Life - 4/17/2014
DL Entertainment Kim-Jong-Un. Image via mashable.com North Korea  failed to see the joke when a  London  hair salon used a picture of its leader  Kim Jong Un  to try to attract more customers.
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Residents angered after receiving 2 a.m. reverse 911 calls about road reopening
Yahoo! News - 3 Hours ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia officials are under fire for sending out a reverse 911 message around 2:15 a.m Thursday morning, informing residents that a road had reopened. As reported by WAVY 10, there was
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New York taxi driver allegedly avoided paying more than $28K in tolls by tailgating
Yahoo! News - 5 Hours ago
In New York, Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced yesterday (PDF) that a taxi driver, 69-year-old Rodolfo Sanchez, has been charged with stealing more than $28,000 from the Metropolitan
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Woman finds 1951 love letter in used book and uses Facebook to track down the letter
Yahoo! News - 5 Hours ago
Sandi Blood of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina made an intriguing discovery in a used paperback novel she purchased which led her to a new friend miles away. As reported by WPDE NewsChannel 15 , while
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Frustrated In Idaho you can pay to break stuff
Cambodian Times - 7 Hours ago
Frustrated? In Idaho, you can pay to break stuff It's called Das Breakroom, and it just opened in Boise this week.Customers pay $3 to break one item, with prices going up as you smash more items or if
Frustrated? In Idaho, you can pay to break stuff 4029 TV
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8-year-old receives box of condoms in the mail
KTXS-TV - 8 Hours ago
Parents are seeking answers after a package containing condoms was mailed to their 8-year-old daughter. The Angelides family of Staten Island, N.Y. says they received a package from Amazon addressed
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Kroger manager fired after he slams a knife-wielding shoplifter to the ground
Yahoo! News - 8 Hours ago
If you’re an employee of a chain store and you see a shoplifter, don’t confront them. It’s been proven again and again and again and again that no matter how noble your intentions are, you can be fired
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Cutest act of revenge ever: Over 1,000 ducklings released into boss’s apartment
Yahoo! News - 8 Hours ago
Get ready to say, “Awww!” Shanghaiist brings us this bit of adorableness and reports that a man named Xiang unleashed 1,130 ducklings on his boss’s apartment in an act of revenge. Xiang was upset with
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