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Man cannonballs into frozen pool

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What started as a silly stunt had cringe-worthy results, when a German man attempted to cannonball into a frozen swimming pool.
The man thought he would be able to break the ice, but it was too thick, CBS This Morning reports.

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Milford CT company recalls ice cream

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Bucks Ice Cream has voluntarily recalled the Iskream brand Peanut Butter and Jelly No Sugar Added flavor in response to a salmonella outbreak in a New Mexico food processing plant. Although 35 people have been sickened in 19 states since the contamination at the Sunland Corp. plant in Portales, N.M. was discovered last month, there […] [Read More]
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Texas cat, dog among pets who have ‘degrees’

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Two brainy Texas pets are getting national attention after the women’s-interest blog Jezebel noticed a Wikipedia page detailing various cats and dogs who have earned high school diplomas or college degrees. In February 2012, KHOU’s investigative team was able to get a high school diploma for Molly, a photographer’s basset hound, by paying $300 and [...] [Read More]
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J.Lo has a wardrobe malfunction

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Jennifer Lopez gives fans an eyeful when her sexy outfit slips during a performance in Italy. [Read More]
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There’s Halloween, and then there’s this

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A bodybuilder competing in the Arnold Classic Europe bodybuilding competition in Madrid is gaining national attention this week after he bronzed his entire body a deep, dark brown, but forgot to apply the fake tan to his head. The results are bizarre, The New York Daily News reports. [Read More]
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Ice Rink at Rockefeller Center opens

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The Ice Rink at Rockefeller Center kicked off the 2012-13 winter season on Saturday Oct 13. Here are some pictures of skaters from over the years at this iconic spot. Is skating at Rockefeller Center on your bucket list? Share your memories in the comment section! [Read More]
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Publicity stunt? Justin Bieber argues with alleged laptop thief online

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Update: It’s confirmed. Noon came and went and this was all a big joke from the Biebster. When the time came, his alleged tormenter tweeted a link to the pop star’s new music video. To be clear, the theft was not a hoax — just this tweet war. For those of you following every development [...] [Read More]
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‘Diversity officer’ suspended after signing anti-gay marriage petition

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A Washington, D.C. deaf college has suspended its “Chief Diversity Officer” after another faculty member complained the woman signed a petition supporting the reversal of Maryland’s same-sex marriage law. The woman claims the incident is a misunderstanding and groups on both sides of the issue are calling for her to be reinstated. The incident at [...] [Read More]
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