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US gourmet burger spot puts donut in its place   - 10 Hours ago
(MENAFN - AFP) It's a marriage made in gourmet burger heaven: a five-ounce, all-beef patty dripping with cheddar cheese and fried onions - served between a glazed donut. Specialty burger restaurant PYT

Welsh fan won't welsh on his bet   - 11 Hours ago
A Welsh soccer fan has scaled his home nation’s Mount Snowdon wearing nothing but a bikini thong after betting that Brazil would win the 2014 soccer World Cup. Jon Jolley also lost out on a $170 bet he

Greek prostitution up 1,500 percent   - 11 Hours ago
The economic crisis in Greece has been a key contributor to a rise in prostitution within the country. A new survey conducted jointly by the Criminology Department of Panteion University, the National

Grandma thanks Idaho trooper for traffic stop   - 11 Hours ago
BOISE, Idaho — A woman who got a speeding ticket while on a recent vacation to Idaho wrote a note to the Idaho State Police thanking the trooper for the kindness he showed her grandchildren during the

WATCH: News Station Gets Pranked During Li...   - 11 Hours ago
Posted Wednesday, July 30th 2014 @ 5pm  by Matt Cantor, Newser Staff ( NEWSER )– A huge fight erupted at a New Jersey wedding this weekend, with 300 guests involved in the tussle as police struggled

Man Finds Calico Lobster, Gives It to Aquarium   - 16 Hours ago
A fisherman has caught a rare lobster that's bright orange with dark blue spots. Josiah Beringer found the calico lobster in one of his traps on July 23 in the mouth of New Hampshire's Hampton Harbor.
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Judge dismisses SkyRise lawsuit; activist appeals   - 12 Hours ago
A Miami-Dade Judge on Wednesday denied an activist’s push to quash a voter referendum on a 1,000-foot tower on Biscayne Bay. In his ruling, Judge Jorge Cueto sided against Coconut Grove architect Charles

Houston firm offers space flights for pet remains   - 18 Hours ago
HOUSTON -- A Houston company that already sends human remains out of this world will offer the same memorial space flights for four-legged loved ones. Celestis Inc. on Wednesday announced that rockets

Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons   - 7/29/2014
MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. -- Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Authorities say the 3-year-old boy who was wearing only a diaper climbed
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U.S. social media asks- Who is that woman in black?   - 7/29/2014
By (Reuters) - A quiet woman wearing a flowing, black dress and mysteriously strolling along busy highways in parts of the U.S. Southeast and Midwest has the curious wondering who she is and spurred a

300 Guests Brawl in Giant Wedding Fight   - 12 Hours ago
(NEWSER) – A huge fight erupted at a New Jersey wedding this weekend, with 300 guests involved in the tussle as police struggled to control the situation. The wedding-hall brawl, which, unsurprisingly,

'Spider-Man' fights Dubliner in street, goes viral   - 17 Hours ago
The nearly three-minute confrontation spread quickly from a witness' Facebook page to Irish newspapers and soon topped the country's YouTube page. The man who shot the video, Robert Bolster, says the

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WATCH: News Station Gets Pranked During Live Report of UCLA Water Main Break   - 17 Hours ago
Posted Wednesday, July 30th 2014 @ 11am In California, a major cleanup continues around UCLA after a water main break flooded the campus and nearby streets with millions of gallons of water. Assistant

THERE are many back garden scenes that would dismay the average householder peering out of his kitchen window. Torrential rain falling on freshly-pegged washing. A dog emptying its bowels into a paddling

BBC security bosses have been sent into a flap by the new Newsnight presenter’s metallically-adorned COCK! Guards protecting the Corporation’s new £1billion headquarters in central London fear Evan

DISGRACED meganonce Jimmy Savile had sex with a teenage girl during an interview with a trainee reporter – before washing his smelly knob in the sink. Horrified journo Alan Leeke watched in disgust

Sniffer dog warning sends Australian jet passengers on a rush to flush (Reuters)   - 7/30/2014
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian budget airline Jetstar apologized on Wednesday after a crew member told passengers on a flight from the Gold Coast tourist strip, including some returning from a popular

Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera Tells 4 Women: Your Best Asset in Marriage is Youth [Video]   - 7/30/2014
Fox News’ guest Geraldo Rivera’s mustache isn’t the only thing old fashioned about him. On Monday’s Outnumbered program the Fox News pundit admitted that male and female gender roles are changing but
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911 Call Reveals Unusual Home Intruder _ a Snake   - 7/28/2014
Authorities say officers in New Mexico rushed to a home invasion call and found an unusual intruder — a large snake. Albuquerque police say officers recently removed the slithering reptile after a

Couple wants middle names to include 'Seamonster'   - 7/29/2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. -- Sea monsters may exist only in the imagination, but a Massachusetts couple wants to make them part of their names. The Republican newspaper of Springfield reports (http://bit.ly/1kkYaao

US star Duchovny sparks controversy with patriotic Russian ad   - 7/27/2014
David Duchovny and his daughter Madelaine West Duchovny attend the New York Knicks v Miami Heat game at Madison Square Garden on January 9, 2014 in New York City The "X-Files" and "Californication"
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Latvian 'booze-for-hire' scheme hits a hiccup   - 7/27/2014
A Latvian company's scheme to circumvent liquor laws by hiring out rather than selling alcoholic drinks backfired on Thursday when tax authorities pulled its license and launched an audit - by Olivier

Long hair causes car crash tragedy   - 12 Hours ago
A teenage driver has been tragically killed after her long blonde hair became tangled in the steering wheel of her car. Caterina Alzetta, 19, was driving through the Italian town of Montereale Valcellina

New stop signs planned for site of fatal pedestrian crash   - 12 Hours ago
People living in a Port St. Lucie neighborhood will get the stop signs they asked for. City officials had been studying the safety issue on Southwest Lucero Drive in April when Dayanna Gil, 18, was

Video captures treasure hunter's big find   - 13 Hours ago
An underwater camera was rolling as a treasure hunter made a big discovery on the ocean floor that could be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. Eric Schmitt and his family were hunting for Spanish
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