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‘Mad Men’ stars: Then and now

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Will “Mad Men” make Emmy history on Sunday? The AMC drama leads the TV pack with 17 nominations, a tie with “American Horror Story” for most award bids. It’s also up for best drama, an honor it’s won four years running. A fifth win would make TV history. The Emmys are on Sunday, Sept. 23, […] [Read More]
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America’s ‘best hipster neighborhoods’ named

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You’d never want to define a hipster, but Forbes has gone and defined the best hipster ‘hoods in America. And two California neighborhoods are at the top. Los Angeles’ Silver Lake neighborhood was named the nation’s top hipster spot, followed by San Francisco’s Mission District. How to identify a hipster habitat? Forbes teamed with Nextdoor.com [...] [Read More]
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Florida mom’s school bus fight with teen caught on tape

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A Florida mom is accused of taking her son’s dispute with another teenager into her own hands, the Florida Times-Union reports. Felecia Danetta Phillips was arrested after the incident, caught on school bus surveillance video, on charges of child abuse and trespassing. Police allege that after learning her son had been in a fight with [...] [Read More]
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Unlikely hero aids drowning baby goat

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As a petting zoo goat struggled to get out of a pond, a quick thinking pig swam to lend a hand – or hoof.

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Fisherman nearly eaten by a fish

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Usually, fisherman catch and eat fish. Two spearfishing divers got the surprise of their life when the tables were turned.

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Live Bigfoot video debate at 12:30 p.m. Thursday

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Join a live Google+ hangout video debate about the existence of Bigfoot at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Sci Guy. [Read More]
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Woman’s LOL on Facebook lands her in jail

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A Kentucky woman received jail time after posting a Facebook comment mocking a DUI charge, Patrick Jones reports. Paula Asher was allegedly drinking and driving when she side-swiped another vehicle and was arrested. She later posted the following comment on Facebook: “My dumb (expletive) got a DUI and hit a car LOL.” A judge ordered [...] [Read More]
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Nevada man hoarded salmon, guns and $7 million

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Investigators and neighbors were surprised at what they found in the home of a Carson City man who died over the summer, the Associated Press reports. Among cases of tuna fish, salmon and guns found in the home of Walter Samaszko, Jr., they also found $7 million in gold bars and coins. There was so [...] [Read More]
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