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Former Mets player cashes in every July 1

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Written by Ashley Vazquez It’s payday for Bobby Bonilla! At the age of 52, the former New York Met hasn’t played baseball professionally in 14 years, yet every July 1, he’s $1.2 million richer. How did this longtime Greenwich, Conn. resident secure such a lucrative deal? According to ESPN, at the height of his career, […] [Read More]
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This strawberry looks just like a chicken

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Going to have to eat this chicken as it hasn’t laid a single bloody egg yet. Posted by Grove Farm, Bonnyrigg on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 A photo of strawberry bearing an uncanny resemblance to a chicken has gone viral on social media, an internet platform invented for sharing content exactly like this. The chick-berry (or […] [Read More]
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18-foot great white shark the biggest among 15 spotted at Calif. beach

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A scientist in a helicopter sighted and photographed a great white shark at Monterey Bay estimated at 18 feet long and perhaps 5,000 pounds. It was the biggest of 15 great white sharks that marine biologist Giancarlo Thomae counted from a helicopter last week. Most the sharks were within short range of shore at one […] [Read More]
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Southwestern Connecticut’s UFO sightings

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by Jake Ellison and Lidia Ryan Ever wonder how many reported UFO sightings there have been in America? Wonder no more. Metrocosm.com has compiled all the sightings reported since 1905 that have been collected by the National UFO Reporting Center into one handy interactive map. Click through the slideshow above to see the top 10 U.S. sightings […] [Read More]
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Two puppies grow up in less than 2 minutes in time-lapse video

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A time-lapse video that’s trending on Facebook today shows two Golden Retrievers named Colby and Bleu growing up in less than two minutes, capturing that fleeting puppy stage with brilliance. The owner filmed the dogs over the course of nine months running around the same corner and racing for their food bowls. In the first […] [Read More]
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Schwarzenegger pranks fans at Madame Tussaud’s

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The human-version of former California governor and forever movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger recently took the place of his wax figure at the famous Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum’s in Hollywood. When fans went to pose with what they thought was a statue of Schwarzenegger’s character from “The Terminator,” the actor suddenly came to life and terrified […] [Read More]
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Couple threatens to divorce if same-sex marriage is legalized in Australia

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An Australian couple has threatened to divorce if their country’s government passes a law to legalize same-sex marriage. Nick and Sarah Jensen of Canberra are Christian and believe the legalization of gay marriage in the Land Down Under would undermine their “sacred” marriage and open the door to unions between polygamists. To spread word of […] [Read More]
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The 1 millionth Corvette produced – this white 1992 convertible – was damaged when it fell into a sinkhole that opened up beneath the National Corvette Museum, in Bowling Green, Ky., on Feb. 12, 2014. This image depicts the as-recovered state of the vehicle.

GM restoring 1 millionth Corvette, damaged in sinkhole

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From a press release: WARREN, Mich. – Craftspeople and technicians at the General Motors Design Center are painstakingly restoring the historic 1 millionth Chevrolet Corvette damaged nearly 16 months ago when a sinkhole opened beneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky. The restoration crew is part of GM’s Mechanical Assembly group at the […] [Read More]