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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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Endangered foods we love

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Can you imagine a world without bacon? Or bananas? Extreme weather and disease threaten some of our favorite foods. We’re not going to lose any of them tomorrow, but down the road they could become rare and significantly more expensive. [Read More]
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New study reveals how much sleep you need

New study reveals how much sleep you need

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Suddenly blank out on your phone number? Accidentally run a red light? Irritable? Depressed? Overeating? Lazy and lethargic? Chances are that you’re not getting enough sleep and the National Sleep Foundation is here to help. In light of its 25th anniversary, the foundation has updated the most popular feature on its website, a chart advising […] [Read More]
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