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Your closest companion may be a robot in the future

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Robots may soon be your closest companions and intellectual guides thanks to the work of robot designers and a couple who want to keep living even after they pass away. Bina-48 is a human-like robot modeled after a real person, Bina Rothblatt and uses speech recognition software to become accustomed to your voice and hold simple [...] [Read More]
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NFL cheerleader accused in teen sex abuse speaks out

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Sarah Jones, the former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader and high school teacher who was accused of having sex with a teenage student last year, says she’s had sex with only one man, her ex-husband. [Read More]
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Man with ‘world’s biggest penis’ stopped by TSA

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A New York man known for his unusually large penis was patted down by airport security at San Francisco International last week after they questioned him about the bulge in his pants, he said. Jonah Falcon, 41, who has been featured in several documentaries about the world’s biggest penises, was returning from a trip in […] [Read More]
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Manhattan-size iceberg splits off Greenland glacier

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A Manhattan-size iceberg has broken off a Greenland glacier in an event scientists expected almost a year ago. Christian Science Monitor reports that the berg measures 46 square miles and was part of the Petermann Glacier. It’s big, but not the biggest. A similar event happened in August 2010, but on a much more massive [...] [Read More]
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Shy Obamas finally comply on “Kiss Cam”

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By the Associated Press President Obama and the first lady were caught on the “Kiss Cam” during the Men’s USA Basketball vs. Brazil game at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., Monday night. The president received a loud cheer when he arrived, but like the U.S. players, he got off to a slow start. The [...] [Read More]
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Angry with ISP, man hacks servers, then shows up with ax

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We’ve all been there. We just didn’t grab an ax. A man in Australia, frustrated with his Internet service provider, hacked into its servers, deleting data, and then walked into its offices and threatened the owner with an ax. He pleaded guilty to all this today, the Herald Sun is reporting. A judge remanded Bryce [...] [Read More]
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Target “coming out” with greeting cards in support of gay marriage

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Target is stocking its shelves with same sex marriage greeting cards. The Huffington Post  reports the cards feature phrases such as “Mr. & Mr.” and “Two very special women, one very special love.” Target has a checkered background when it comes to supporting gay rights. The store previously sold T-shirts with gay pride themes online only a month [...] [Read More]
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Drifting through San Francisco

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Watch pro Ken Block tear up the streets of San Francisco in a heavily modified, 650-hp Ford Focus. Filmed over four days earlier this year, he makes Steve McQueen look like a downright sissy. [Read More]
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Screamotron 3000 snaps a picture whenever you scream. For therapy

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  Scream Portraits by Billy Hunt from Billy Hunt on Vimeo. There is a new invention for the stressed out or angry individual: the Screamotron 3000. The device is a renovated karaoke boombox that snaps a picture when it hears you scream. Billy Hunt, a commercial photographer and the inventor of the unusual device says [...] [Read More]
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Amazing high-speed car crash in New Jersey

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New Jersey traffic cameras captured a dramatic crash after a car police say was speeding through an intersection, was struck by an oncoming vehicle and then went airborne. [Read More]
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