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Woman finds body in trunk after shopping at Walmart

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A Southern California woman made an alarming discovery after shopping at a Riverside Walmart Saturday — a dead body in her trunk. NBC Los Angeles reports that a 33-year-old man — known to the shopper — was pronounced dead after the woman reported the discovery to the police. According to published reports, she is not […] [Read More]
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Municipality in Argentina bans name ‘Messi’

Municipality in Argentina bans name ‘Messi’

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There can only be one Lionel Messi in Rosario, Argentina. Or maybe two. Lionel Messi, the Argentinian soccer player, is so popular in his hometown (despite his World Cup letdown) that local officials have moved to ban parents from naming their newborn sons after the superstar. Apparently, this is a problem that spans continents — […] [Read More]
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Michael Peña is the new ‘Ponch’ in upcoming ‘CHiPs’ film

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Calling 7-Mary-3 and 4! According to Deadline.com, Warner Brothers is set to produce a film version of “CHiPs,” the super-awesome cop show that aired on NBC from 1977 to 1983. Michael Peña and Dax Sheppard are set to pound SoCal super-slab as California Highway Patrol motor officers Frank Poncherello and Jon Baker, respectively. This isn’t […] [Read More]
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China’s Three Gorges Dam releases water for first time

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While many communities in the western United States are facing a serious drought, China’a Three Gorges Dam is releasing water into the Yangtze River for the first time since its completion in 2012. The Three Gorges Reservoir which is the site of a massive dam — an architectural marvel that is the world’s largest power […] [Read More]
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Heat wave leads to nudity-related police calls?

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Above: New York and Connecticut residents cope with the heat on Tuesday.   It’s been a hot one on the East Coast this past week, but just how hot? So much so that Connecticut has racked up a couple of calls for nudity-related offenses. A 60-year-old man was arrested for nude sunbathing in his backyard […] [Read More]
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Over $250,000 crowdfunded for Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson

Over $250,000 crowdfunded for Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson

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A page setup on the crowdfunding site GoFundMe.com has raised over $250,000 in support of the Ferugson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed man in a suburb of St. Louis on August 9, touching of weeks of unrest. The page, titled “Support Officer Darren Wilson,” says organizers are working with an […] [Read More]
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Neil deGrasse Tyson tells GMO-haters to ‘chill out’

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Everyone’s favorite astrophysicist and general sciencey-type guy, Neil deGrasse Tyson, tells GMO haters to “chill out.” Why? Because everything we buy at the store to eat is genetically modified through selective breeding. Answering a question asked — inexplicably — by a non-French guy speaking American-accented French: “There are no wild seedless watermelons…we have systematically genetically modified […] [Read More]
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Video: ‘F&+$#ing Hammered’ Charlie Sheen at Taco Bell drive-thru

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So, this happened:  [WARNING: Drunken Charlie Sheen uses adult language. Obviously.] [Read More]
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Minnesota Twins now have beer vending machines. What can go wrong?

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The Minnesota Twins have just one-upped the rest of the American professional sporting world. Yes, they have installed beer vending machines in time for the All-Star Game, and what could possibly go wrong? The Minneapolis Star Tribune has the details: A patron goes to a concession cashier, shows proper identification to verify age and buys […] [Read More]
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Ann Coulter: Growing popularity of soccer ‘sign of the nation’s moral decay’

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Ann Coulter is fed up. This time it’s about soccer. “I’ve held off on writing about soccer for a decade — or about the length of the average soccer game — so as not to offend anyone. But enough is enough. Any growing interest in soccer can only be a sign of the nation’s moral […] [Read More]
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