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Brian Wilson, Cody Ross sing with YouTube lip-sync kid

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Keenan Cahill, the lip-syncing YouTube sensation, has a new video out – this one with noted backup singers Brian Wilson and Cody Ross. Lou Seal also makes an appearance as Keenan and the Giants perform “Dynamite” by Taio Cruz. Keenan, a 16-year-old from Elmhurst, Ill., has a rare genetic disorder known as Maroteaux Lamy Syndrome, [...] [Read More]
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Driver videotapes 2×4 smashing into her windshield (video)

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A woman annoyed with a pair of trucks holding up traffic on a North Carolina highway decided to make a video of their game of “cat and mouse” so she could send it to their respective companies. While behind the wheel of her Kia Sedona minivan near the town of Shelby, 40-year-old Wendy Cobb pulled [...] [Read More]
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April Fool! Did any of these hoaxes get you? (Videos)

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It’s April 1, and the fools are certainly rushing in. Here’s just a few of the hoaxes perpetrated on innocent readers: • The National Republican Senatorial Committee produces a 2012 campaign ad supporting Barack Obama, which is really nice of the Republicans. It shows the president bringing people together, supporting Brazilian oil imports and riding [...] [Read More]
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Big ray collides with woman, pins her to boat deck

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Florida is a great place to a catch a few rays, but don’t tell Jenny Hausch that. Hausch, sailing last Friday in a chartered boat in the Keys with her husband and three children, was on the bow taking pictures when she experienced the “scariest thing” that’s ever happened to her. “These eagle rays, they [...] [Read More]
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$2.2 million fatwa on Terry Jones after Quran burning

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Terry Jones, the Florida evangelical pastor who threatened to hold a Quran burning last Sept. 11 only to back down in the face of international outrage, finally went ahead and burned one. And now there’s a 2.2-million-dollar price on his head. Jones appointed himself “judge” and presided over a trial hearing evidence and testimony against [...] [Read More]
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Glenn Beck calls Japan quake ‘a message from God’

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A day after the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan, Cappie Pondexter, shooting guard and noted theologian of the WNBA’s New York Liberty, tweeted that the disaster was divine payback: “What if God was tired of the way they treated their own people in there own country!” and “They did pearl harbor so u can’t [...] [Read More]
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Ponytail Tom: Most scrutinized Brady video since ‘tuck rule’ call

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You can make fun of Tom Brady’s dance moves, which he briefly showed off while accompanying wife Giselle Bündchen in the Rio de Janiero Sambadrome. You can mock the tiny ponytail he wears while bobbing and swaying to the samba strains. But, by God, do not call the San Mateo native’s hair accessory a scrunchie, [...] [Read More]
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Howard Bryant’s lawyer: Skin color behind arrest of ESPN writer

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Howard Bryant, senior writer for ESPN, and his wife say there is no truth to police charges that Bryant pinned her against a car and choked her outside a pizza parlor in Buckland, Mass. The couple told the Springfield Republican that police used unnecessary force in arresting Bryant after he and his wife had a [...] [Read More]
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Prison denies Enquirer report on O.J. Simpson attack

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The Nevada prison holding O.J. Simpson says there is no truth to a National Enquirer article reporting that the former NFL great was savagely beaten in a racially motivated attack. “We’re getting inundated” with calls from news media said Steve Suwe, the public information officer for the Lovelock Correctional Center, told USA Today. The Enquirer [...] [Read More]
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Your password may be easier to crack than you think

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The 500 worst passwords, illustration by Kate Bingaman Burt. Is yours here? (See list – warning: some obscene words.) How long does it take for a hacker’s computer to randomly guess your password? Well, if your password is, for example, “dragon” – the seventh-most popular password – about 10 minutes. Add one character, as in [...] [Read More]
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