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Mom bit off pit bulls ear to save her toddler

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A Texas mother recalls the day a friend’s pit bull attacked her young daughter — and how she fought back, biting the dog’s ear off in an attempt to save her child. Chelsi Camp, of League City, Texas told Houston’s KHOU television station, “Yo… [Read More]
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KKK launches neighborhood watch for Pennsylvania community

KKK launches neighborhood watch for Pennsylvania community

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If you’re worried that a wizard has banded together to form a neighborhood watch in your community, don’t. It’s not Voldemort; it’s just the Ku Klux Klan. Harrisburg’s PennLive reports a local Pennsylvania chapter of the Traditionalist Americ… [Read More]
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NYPD’s epic Twitter fail goes viral

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NEW YORK (AP) — A request by the New York City Police Department has backfired — in a very public way. Its request that Twitter users share pictures of them posing with police officers has caused people to start sending in photos of police brutalit… [Read More]
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Show us your #GlobalSelfie on Earth Day

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This Earth Day, show everyone how much you love the planet by becoming a part of a giant photo mosaic NASA is making out of selfies. It’s cooler than it sounds. From NASA’s announcement: NASA astronauts brought home the first ever images of the whole planet from space. Now NASA satellites capture new images of […] [Read More]
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Video: Watch this crazy video of a leopard leaping through a hole in a roof to attack people

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This is what happens when you try and corral a wild leopard without proper safety procedures, apparently. The Associated Press caught the action in Chandrapur, in the Indian state of Maharashtra: [Read More]
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Video: Sen. Blumenthal’s close call with train

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Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s Milford press conference on rail safety was interrupted when a train sped through the proceedings. The senator and his visual aid were positioned on the yellow stipe at the edge of the platform when the train whizzed by. The press conference was held in response to a Hearst Connecticut Media report that […] [Read More]
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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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