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Kalamazoo officer saves choking woman (VIDEO)

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A public safety officer in Kalamazoo County, Michigan is being hailed as a hero after he saved a choking woman’s life. Officer Jason Gates pulled the driver over after she ran a red light. Gates said it felt like a routine traffic stop but upon approaching the vehicle, he realized the woman was choking. He […] [Read More]
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Trolls attack Robin Williams’ grieving daughter on social media

Trolls attack Robin Williams’ grieving daughter on social media

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After posting a heartfelt tribute to her father on social media, Robin Williams’ daughter is taking a break from Twitter and Instagram. The reason: heartless Internet trolls. I’m sorry. I should’ve risen above. Deleting this from my devices for a good long time, maybe forever. Time will tell. Goodbye. — Zelda Williams (@zeldawilliams) August 13, […] [Read More]
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North Carolina woman finds swastika in McDonald’s sandwich

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An employee at a Morehead City, North Carolina McDonald’s was fired for allegedly drawing a swastika on a bun of a chicken sandwich. Customer Charleigh Matice noticed the anti-Semitic symbol when she went to put mayonnaise on the bun, according to Fox 43 WPMT. She told the news channel she was particularly offended because her […] [Read More]
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Steubenville rapist is back on the football team

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WTRF 7 News Sports Weather – Wheeling Steubenville One of the two Steubenville (Ohio) football players convicted of raping a 16-year-old girl at a party two years ago is back on the football team, according to WTRF-TV. Ma’lik Richmond, a wide receiver who served a one-year sentence in a juvenile facility after a nationally watched […] [Read More]
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Rescued bear cubs get a feel for the forest in Kosovo

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Three brown bear cubs that were rescued from captivity in Kosovo are getting a taste of the wilderness in a new forested enclosure. Early video of the animals shows them crawling around the floor and eating from a bottle in Mramor, Kosovo. The bears have grown significantly since their rescue. They now inhabit a wooded enclosure […] [Read More]
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Man gets trampled by bulls, lives to take selfie

Man gets trampled by bulls, lives to take selfie

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Call it the Battle of Bull Run. Justin Triplett got trampled by a bull at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, California and lived to tell the tale. Triplett was run over by a 2,000-pound beast Saturday during the Great Bull Run, in which hundreds of people willingly ran alongside bulls at the fairgrounds. Triplett […] [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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Otters enjoy water slide at Japanese zoo

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River otters at a Japanese zoo used a water slide Wednesday to cool down during a summer heatwave. Video shows the otters lounging and scurrying in the slide as visitors watch and take pictures. The habitat at Ichikawa City’s Zoological & Botanical Garden also includes a rocky hill and pool. It also has plastic tubes […] [Read More]
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Teen ends up in hospital after copying ‘fire challenge’ stunt

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A teen in Kentucky is back home from the hospital after he tried to perform the so-called “fire challenge,” Lexington’s WKYT-TV reports. The online stunt involves setting yourself on fire … that’s it. The teen reportedly poured alcohol on his chest and ended up suffering some hospital-worthy burn injuries. So what did we learn today? […] [Read More]
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4-year-old banned from Connecticut doughnut shop

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A 4-year-old in Monroe learned the hard way Tuesday to never ask a woman if she’s pregnant. According to WFSB, Monroe’s Doughnut Inn has banned Justin Otero, 4, for being”rude,” a day after he asked a woman in the shop if she “had a baby in her belly.” No word on if the ban is […] [Read More]
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