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California lawyer faces discipline for phony celebrity photo-ops   - 18 Hours ago
(Reuters) - A Los Angeles attorney may have her law license suspended after a state bar investigation found that she had superimposed images of herself into numerous celebrity photographs posted on her
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Drunken Tennessee man vows to join Islamic State after arrest   - 5 Hours ago
NASHVILLE (Tennessee): A Tennessee man charged with drunken driving on Thursday told the police officer who arrested him that he would join the Islamic State militant group and seek revenge, Nashville
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More about Banging   - 40 Minutes ago
My bloody rude neighbour came over banging on the door at 2.00am last night. .........Luckily I was still up playing my drums!! Hat Tip > Roland Joke of the Day, posted everyday on getfrank.co.nz

Exclusive Wolf Creek 2 director Greg McLean interview   - 42 Minutes ago
BY JOSEPH SCRIMSHIRE joseph@sundaysport.co.uk IF you ever find yourself backpacking around the Australian outback, try not to upset the locals… Because if they’re anything like Mick Taylor, you may

Insider trading in the digital age: use post-it notes   - 3 Hours ago
For more than 5 years Tamayo used to turn over lucrative tips to his broker using the sticky notes Washington: With no surreptitious phone call or text message on an illicit hot stock tip safe from US
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Man who ate napkins to conceal insider trading pleads guilty   - 3 Hours ago
NEW YORK - A Brooklyn, New York mortgage broker, who would scribble secret stock tips on napkins and pass them to an accomplice in Grand Central station before eating them, pleaded guilty to insider trading
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Banana peel study, ugly art research win Ig Nobel spoof awards   - 15 Hours ago
Reuters BOSTON Researchers who measured the slipperiness of banana peels, the ability of pork strips to stop nosebleeds, and the reactions of reindeer to humans in polar bear suits were among the winners

Ig Nobel winner: Using pork to stop nosebleeds   - 17 Hours ago
BOSTON — There's some truth to the effectiveness of folk remedies and old wives' tales when it comes to serious medical issues, according to findings by a team from Detroit Medical Center. Dr. Sonal
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Four-Legged Marine Mascot Finishes Basic Training   - 29 Minutes ago
) The newest Marine recruit in San Diego is 6 months old and has four legs. Pfc. Smedley Butler, an English bulldog graduated Friday with Kilo Company in a ceremony at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot.

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Missing Philadelphia dog found safe in Oregon, 3,000 miles from home   - 9/19/2014
2:52am IST PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) - A dog that went missing in Philadelphia five months ago has turned up 3,000 miles away - in a Portland-area animal shelter and officials say they have no idea

Burger King Japan's latest meal is the new black   - 9/19/2014
The fast-food chain added black cheese and deepened the color of the other ingredients in the special burger duo added to menus Friday. Marketing Manager Kana Ienega said Burger King Japan wants people

Iran 'Happy' singers get suspended jail, lashes - website   - 9/18/2014
DUBAI (Reuters) - Six Iranians arrested for appearing in a video singing along to the American pop song "Happy" were given suspended sentences of 91 lashes and six months in prison for obscene behaviour,

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IG Nobel Prizes Awarded for Theories on Jesus Toast and Banana Peels   - 19 Hours ago
For physics, four people from Japan won from measuring the amount of friction between a shoe and a banana skin and between a banana and the floor when a person steps on it. For neuroscience, the winners

Discover Rome at a run with jogger guide tours   - 19 Hours ago
Want to discover Rome and keep fit in the process? Jogger guides in the eternal city are taking tourists from around the world on a trot from the Colosseum to the Vatican. For those worried what all

Charity kazoo chorus sets record at New York arena   - 19 Hours ago
The sound of thousands of kazoos may not win points for harmony, but the record-setting performance in New York landed money for charity. Fans played a total of 7,422 kazoos simultaneously Thursday

Cops: Wash. Man Posed as Policeman ... for 25 Years   - 19 Hours ago
Posted Friday, September 19th 2014 @ 11am  by Jenn Gidman (NEWSER) – Something seemed amiss to police officers in Oak Harbor, Wash., who responded to an Aug. 6 call about an altercation in which a

WATCH: First iPhone 6 Customer In Perth, Australia Drops It On...   - 22 Hours ago
Posted Friday, September 19th 2014 @ 3pm Listen to Dropkick Murphys Radio on iHeartRadio A young man in Australia is famous today, but not for the reason he was hoping.  He camped out overnight
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NYC cops arrest Elmo in Times Square   - 23 Hours ago
New York cops have arrested Elmo in a sting operation in Times Square. A woman, named as Rosa Sanchez, was arrested when dressed up as Elmo to pose with tourists. Ten plain clothed policemen were involved

Walmart Mexico investigated for in-store cockfight   - 23 Hours ago
Featured Story Neymar scores twice off Messi's assist to fire Barca to 2-0 win against Athletic Bilbao Brazilian forward Neymar came off the bench to score twice from two exquisite assists from Argentine

Man catches 17-foot anaconda with bare hands   - 23 Hours ago
Sebastien Bascoules, 39, was filmed hauling the massive snake out of a river near his home, clamping its jaws shut with his hands while his friend held the tail.

Cops: Wash. Man Posed as Policeman , for 25 Years   - 9/19/2014
Posted Friday, September 19th 2014 @ 11am  by Jenn Gidman (NEWSER) – Something seemed amiss to police officers in Oak Harbor, Wash., who responded to an Aug. 6 call about an altercation in which a

Cops: Wash. Man Posed as Policeman ... for...   - 9/19/2014
Posted Friday, September 19th 2014 @ 11am  by Jenn Gidman (NEWSER) – Something seemed amiss to police officers in Oak Harbor, Wash., who responded to an Aug. 6 call about an altercation in which a

Armed with banana, man robs Philadelphia store, slips away on bike   - 9/19/2014
(Reuters) - A man armed with a banana robbed a convenience store in Philadelphia and rode away on a bicycle with cash and cigarettes, a security surveillance tape showed.The suspect strolled into Tejada

Leaking Lime Juice Sends Responders to Cargo Jet   - 9/19/2014
Sep 18, 2014 - 17:29 GMT A mysterious liquid leaking on a cargo jet sent emergency responders to the island that is home to the Ketchikan, Alaska, airport. Turns out, a bartender

Austrian traffic cop has crap day   - 9/18/2014
(MENAFN - Arab News) VIENNA: A traffic cop in Austria got more than he bargained for after a booby trap covered him head-to-toe in manure as he was trying to catch people speeding police said on Tuesday.
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