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Teresa Giudice poses for magazine in Danbury prison (w/video)

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Joe Giudice, the husband of “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star, Teresa Giudice, who is doing time for fraud charges at the Federal Correctional Institute in Danbury, Conn., has opened up to Us Weekly about having his wife in jail. In the magazine, Teresa, who is normally seen on TV and in the press all […] [Read More]
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Germanwings plane crash investigation mirrors Sandy Hook in its focus on mental illness

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  An investigation into the Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps is focusing on the mental health of the co-pilot who reportedly locked his captain out of the cockpit and deliberately crashed the plane. The Associated press reports that the co-pilot, Andreas Lubitz, had been treated for suicidal tendencies in the past. According to […] [Read More]
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New ‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah is in Twitter trouble

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South African comedian Trevor Noah was named Jon Stewart’s successor for Comedy Central’s wildly popular Daily Show on Monday, naturally the Internet collectively asked “who in the hell is Trevor Noah?” That’s when it all broke loose. Yes, Twitter users dug up some of Noah’s old tweets on things like, Israel: Almost bumped a Jewish […] [Read More]
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Jaguar cub makes public debut at San Diego Zoo

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A 2-week-old jaguar cub made its public debut at the San Diego Zoo this weekend. The adorable little animal napped, played and crawled around a hay-lined cave while its mother, 7-year-old Nindiri, looked on. The cub is Nindiri’s third, from her second litter. San Diego Zoo senior keeper Chad Summers said the cub is doing “very, […] [Read More]
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McDonald’s launches Big Mac-themed clothing in Sweden

McDonald’s launches Big Mac-themed clothing in Sweden

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Big Mac enthusiasts in Sweden can now wear their love on their sleeves (and beds and walls) with a new line of hamburger-themed products from McDonald’s. The fast food company launched the line at a fashion show in Stockholm on Tuesday. It is now selling thermals, wallpaper and bedding on a Big Mac Shop website. […] [Read More]
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Artist turns new wave icons into comic book heroes

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Morrissey as The Hulk? Joy Division’s Ian Curtis as Spider-Man? Billy Idol as Thor? It all makes sense. Brazilian artist Butcher Billy has released a new set of prints imagining his favorite new wave and post punk musical icons as comic book superheroes and the results are stunning. Click through the gallery above for a […] [Read More]
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Dr Pepper is the key to a long life, says 104-year-old woman

Dr Pepper is the key to a long life, says 104-year-old woman

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Elizabeth Sullivan of Fort Worth, Texas is 104 years old and loves to read books and visit with friends. She’s also quick to point out that she still lives at home—not in a rest home. What’s the key to her longevity? Sullivan says drinking Dr Pepper. “Every doctor that sees me says they’ll kill you, […] [Read More]
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Lawyer proposes ‘shoot the gays’ initiative in California

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A Southern California attorney’s “shoot the gays” initiative is not destined to become law — for one thing, it’s clearly unconstitutional. But Attorney General Kamala Harris is scheduled to clear it for signature gathering in May, and she may not have any choice. Matt McLaughlin, a lawyer from Huntington Beach in Orange County, paid his […] [Read More]
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