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Discrimination? Australian men can’t sit next to unaccompanied minors

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Australian men are up in arms over airline policies that prevent male passengers from sitting in the seat next to unaccompanied minors. A male nurse, Daniel McCluskie, 31, said last week he was humiliated after Qantas made him switch seats with a woman to get him away from a 10-year-old girl, The Age reports. “After [...] [Read More]
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Billy Graham hospitalized for a pulmonary infection

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Famed evangelist Billy Graham is being treated at Mission Hospital in Asheville, N.C., for a pulmonary infection thought to be bronchitis, NBC News reports online. Graham was alert and in good spirits upon his admission, according to Mission Hospital Dr. David Pucci tells MSNBC that Graham was resting comfortably Sunday morning in stable condition. Graham [...] [Read More]
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‘Fresh Prince’ reigns at Gitmo

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If you tell me you can listen to the first three bars of  The Fresh Prince of Bell-Air theme song without at least mouthing the lyrics, I will say you are a liar. Apparently Guantanamo detainees find it catchy as well. The Miami Herald reports the 90s  Will Smith sitcom has supplanted Harry Potter as the most [...] [Read More]
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Lauren Scruggs finds inspiration at Olympics

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The Plano fashion blogger and model who lost an eye and her hand in a runway accident last December told the NBC’s Today Show on Thursday that she was feeling good and hasn’t had any pain since January, which “is a blessing.” [Read More]
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Bear caught on video wandering inside N.M. resort

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New Mexico’s Angel Fire Resort had a surprise visitor at its lodge this week when a bear found its way inside through a back door that was left open. Surveillance video captured the animal wandering through the lobby and some of the corridors. [Read More]
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Lego pulled from boy’s nose after three years

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Naked Randy Travis charged with DWI

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By DIANA HEIDGERD ASSOCIATED PRESS DALLAS (AP) — Randy Travis was charged with driving while intoxicated and threatening law officers after the country singer crashed his car and was found naked and combative at the scene, officials said. A mug shot released by the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office shows a battered-looking Travis in a gray [...] [Read More]
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Clinton – ‘Nimkita’ – dances away in snowy South Africa

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who got on the dance floor Tuesday night in Pretoria, South Africa, has been dubbed “Nimkita” – “the one who brought the snow” – because a rare snowfall came during her visit to the nation. On a trip designed to strengthen trade and investment relations between South Africa and [...] [Read More]
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Everyone wants to marry NASA’s ‘Mohawk Guy’

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Bobak Ferdowsi, likely NASA’s only heartthrob, might just be the most sought-after man in the nation right now. Ferdowsi, who became instantly famous for simultaneously looking attractive and landing the Curiosity rover on Mars — impossible! – has more marriage proposals than he probably knows what to do with right now. Take a look at [...] [Read More]
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138 skydivers make world’s new record in vertical formation

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You can’t be scared of heights to participate in this new world record — Friday evening, 138 skydivers formed a synchronized snowflake design 18,500 feet in the air above Ottawa, Illinois. The group of divers put the last record to shame — a formation with 108 divers in 2009, reports Time magazine. Jumping from six [...] [Read More]
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