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Heinz unveils Sriracha Ketchup in the latest sriracha food mashup

Heinz unveils Sriracha Ketchup in the latest sriracha food mashup

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On Monday, Heinz Ketchup announced a new addition to its line of flavored ketchups – Heinz Ketchup Blended with Sriracha Flavor. This is big news for those who worship at the altar of sriracha, but not necessarily that much of a surprise. Local producers, including San Francisco-based Sosu Sauces and San Joquin Valley’s Traina Foods, have been […] [Read More]
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Jailed ‘Real Housewife’ Teresa Giudice got a job and joined a club

Jailed ‘Real Housewife’ Teresa Giudice got a job and joined a club

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“Real Housewife of New Jersey” Teresa Giudice has been in federal prison in Danbury, CT since early January, and she has started to adjust to her new life. According to the Daily News, Giudice, who is a published cookbook author, has been working in the prison’s kitchen cooking Italian specialties. That’s not all; Giudice has […] [Read More]
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Ferguson cops testing new ‘alternative’ for police shootings

Ferguson cops testing new ‘alternative’ for police shootings

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Ferguson, Missouri police have begun testing a device that could allow officers to fire on a suspect with their service pistol with a greatly reduced risk of killing the target. The device called “The Alternative,” manufactured by a California company Alternative Ballistics, can quickly be fitted over a semi-automatic pistol’s slide, which holds a large metal […] [Read More]
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‘Straight Outta Compton’ : Ice Cube releases official trailer

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Mark you calendars hip-hop fans: a biographical drama centered around the original 1980s gangsta rap super group N.W.A. hits screens on August 14 and today Ice Cube released the first official trailer for the film on social media. In the trailer we see original N.W.A. members Dr. Dre and Ice Cube rolling around Compton, California where […] [Read More]
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Charles Manson’s fiancee allegedly wanted to marry him for his corpse

Charles Manson’s fiancee allegedly wanted to marry him for his corpse

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Absolutely no one was devastated when news broke last week that 26-year-old Afton Elaine “Star” Burton would not be marrying 80-year-old psychopath felon Charles Manson after all. But as it turns out, there’s more to the story than their wedding license expiring. The New York Post is reporting that journalist Daniel Simone learned the true […] [Read More]
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Video: Intense California Highway Patrol pursuit, shooting

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KCRA, a Sacramento, California Hearst Television station, has obtained exclusive video of a car chase that ended in Sacramento with CHP officers shooting a man in who allegedly stole a truck in Stockton. Check out the wild video above for details.   [Read More]
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Brian Williams talks of surviving enemy attacks in 2007 Fairfield U interview

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The Brian Williams saga continues with the resurfacing of a 2007 interview with a Fairfield University student in which Williams claims to have survived an enemy attack. In the video interview, posted by Poynter, Williams discusses things like Hurricane Katrina, traveling to Africa with Bono and Lima beans, but a story he told about the […] [Read More]
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Video: Family finds creepy skeleton in old barn

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A family near Fort Smith, Arkansas bought an old barn and inside they found a casket, complete with a human skeleton. According to Hearst television station KHBS, the skeleton was likely one of two that  belonged to a chapter of the Odd Fellows fraternal organization who used them for who knows what. What happened to […] [Read More]
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Mugabe trips and falls, Internet goes wild

Mugabe trips and falls, Internet goes wild

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When 90-year-old Zimbabwean President and noted homophobe Robert Mugabe slipped and fell on the red carpet Wednesday in Harare, his handlers immediately demanded photographers delete their shots of the leader’s embarrassing tumble. At least one refused, leading to the widespread publication of the above photo. Before long, memes were popping up all over social media. […] [Read More]
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TV: Brian Williams should go – no network anchor should be that stupid

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By San Francisco Chronicle television critic David Wiegand: There are two reasons why I am reluctant to suggest that Brian Williams should vacate his position as anchor of the “NBC Nightly News.” One is that, heretofore, Williams has been one of the more reliable, cool-head, well-informed and seemingly thoughtful news anchors on TV. The other […] [Read More]
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