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Drought will cause avocado, lettuce prices to spike up to 34%, study says (CHART)

Drought will cause avocado, lettuce prices to spike up to 34%, study says (CHART)

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Here’s another way that California’s drought is going to affect every day life: We’re likely to be paying a lot more for all kinds of produce, from lettuce to tomatoes to avocados. According to a study released Wednesday from the W. P. Carey Scho… [Read More]
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Someone you know has the ‘world’s toughest job’

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We recently found out what the most popular job in each U.S state is. But what’s the toughest job in the whole world? One advertizing agency writer recently decided what that job is and asked for applicants to fill the position. The job description f… [Read More]
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Miley Cyrus hospitalized during tour

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Miley Cyrus has been hospitalized with a severe allergic reaction, according to ABC News. The singer, who is scheduled to perform in Connecticut at Foxwoods Resort Casino on April 25, was forced to cancel Tuesday night’s show in Kansas City, Mo. It is not known when her Bangerz Tour will resume. Mr. Octopussy & some […] [Read More]
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Can public shaming work?

Can public shaming work?

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Some criminal punishments haven’t changed much from the days of scarlet letters and the stocks. In Ohio, a judge ordered Edmond Avid to hold up a sign, saying he was a bully and picked on disabled children: “I AM A BULLY! I pick on children that ar… [Read More]
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Philadelphia sports bar cracks a joke about domestic violence

Philadelphia sports bar cracks a joke about domestic violence

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A Philadelphia sports bar is facing trouble after making the tried-and-true mistake of joking about domestic violence. “I like my beer like I like my violence: Domestic,” a sign read in front of BarLy in Philadelphia’s Chinatown area, WCAU-TV rep… [Read More]
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Candidate catches Florida lieutenant governor talking smack about him on camera

Candidate catches Florida lieutenant governor talking smack about him on camera

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Fla. Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera’s face said it all when former governor Charlie Crist shook his hand while talking to reporters in West Palm Beach. CBS Miami reports Lopez-Cantera was sharply criticizing Crist during a Monday speech at the For… [Read More]
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Organ recipient aims to complete student’s bucket list

Organ recipient aims to complete student’s bucket list

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When 21-year old nursing student Kristina Chesterman from Livermore, a town in the San Francisco Bay Area, was killed by an alleged drunk driver just a block from her home in Chico, Calif. she left a bucket list of milestones and experiences she hoped … [Read More]
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Conan O’Brien plays video games on Dallas’ AT&T Stadium Jumbotron

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In rich people news, Team Coco gained access to Dallas’ AT&T Stadium Jumbotron to bring more awareness to issues like immigration, poverty and gentrification in growing cities. Psych! Conan O’Brien used the 72 foot tall HDTV video board to play… [Read More]
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