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  1. Sea lion impaled with spear rescued in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Miami Herald

    A giant sea lion impaled by a homemade spear is recovering at SeaWorld after being rescued just off the Southern California coast. Los Angeles news station KNBC-TV reports that a team spent much of Tuesday searching Channel Islands Harbor before spotting the injured male sea lion nicknamed Bubba.

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  2. Could this be the world's first known murder?Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Could this be the world's first known murder? Scientists have stumbled upon what may be the world's first known murder at an archaeological site in Spain. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1Hx1IeX A 430,000-year-old skull that scientists believe shows evidence of blunt force trauma, making this individual the world's first known murder victim.

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  3. Tilda Swinton Next to Join Doctor Strange?Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | DreadCentrol.com

    It's been quite a while since we've heard anything about the upcoming Doctor Strange , but with filming set to begin in November in the UK, a bit more casting news has come our way. According to THR , Tilda Swinton is on her way to the Marvel Universe.

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  4. Tilda Swinton in talks for key role in Marvel's 'Doctor...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    It's been awhile since we last heard about Marvel's Doctor Strange with Benedict Cumberbatch, but today's news will certainly get interest in it going again. Tilda Swinton is reportedly in talks with the studio for a key role.

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  5. Want a Nobel medal? Bidding starts at $325,000Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A retired Chicago physicist has put his 1988 Nobel Prize up for auction. The minimum bid for Leon Lederman's medal is $325,000.

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  6. 'Space Weird Thing', A Reimagining of the David Bowie Song...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

    Ground control to top space man Ground control to top space man Take your small food rocks and put your head-safe on Ground control to top space man Check the start thing and may God's love be with you This is Ground Control to top space man, you're really first in class and the papers want to know which person's shirts you wear now it's time to leave the space-house since you're there This is top space man to Ground Control, I'm stepping through the door and I'm relaxing in the air and it's weird and the stars look very different today For here am I sitting in a lunch box, far above the world Home space ball is blue, and there's nothing I can do Though I'm past five hundred hundred hundred hundred feet, I'm feeling very cool And I think my space car knows which way to go Tell my wife I love her very much - she knows Ground Control to top space man, your talk line's dead, there's ... (more)

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  7. Thief smashes car window but leaves $1 million lottery ticket behindRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    On May 14, they checked online and realized the Powerball ticket they bought in February and left in their car for months was actually worth $1 million. It was a second-chance prize for the Feb. 11th drawing, which had a jackpot of $350 million.

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  8. This bizarre text message will crash your iPhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    A newly discovered security flaw on iOS can cause the Messages app to crash when a specific string of text is sent in a text message, causing some phones to lock and reboot. The SMS reset message, first shared on Reddit and later on social media, seems to work regardless of the device it's sent from.

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  9. Tilda Swinton 'is being considered to star as The Ancient One...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Tilda Swinton is known for her eclectic film choices but she may be going mainstream as the Ancient One in Marvel Comics' Dr Strange. The Disney film stars Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role and The Hollywood Reporter revealed Wednesday that Swinton, 54, is being lined up to play the Tibetan mystic who serves as the superhero's mentor.

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  10. Weirdly, Weird Al is still in style after all these years. Catch his show in Cleveland on May 30Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Weird Al Yankovic brings his Mandatory Fun tour to Cleveland's Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Weird Al Yankovic brings his Mandatory Fun tour to Cleveland's Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica on Saturday, May 30, 2015.

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  11. Zimmer On Peterson: 'I Don't Know When He's Coming' To PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [...] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  12. Company President Pleads Guilty In Plot Involving EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [...] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  13. Bizarre chair at Penobscot MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    A bizarre cage-chair on wheels, built in 1896 as a deterrent to Maine's hobos, is on display as part of Penobscot Marine Museum's 2015 exhibit "Exploring the Magic of Photography: Painting with Light." The chair, which is on loan to the Penobscot Marine Museum from the Bangor Historical Society, was designed and apparently used by Oakland Deputy Sheriff Sanford J. Baker, but he failed to get the Maine Legislature to adopt it statewide.

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  14. Notebook shows bizarre scribblings of Colorado shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBNS

    A notebook that had once been in the possession of a psychiatrist who was treating Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was admitted into courtroom evidence Tuesday during his trial, and released to the public on Wednesday. On its pages, Holmes collected scribblings like that provided insight into what had been in his mind during the weeks and months prior to the 2012 mass shooting that took 12 lives and injured 70 others.

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  15. The Normal Dudes Of a Weird TwitteraRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Metroactive

    ... people. The jokes that the trio trickle out 140 characters at a time have been tossed under the wide umbrella of "Weird Twitter." Like anything cool, this online community is now repped by hundreds of people who these three guys find insufferable. ...

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  16. Washington gumbo lover leaves $2,000 tip on $93 restaurant billRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A Washington man shocked the staff of a neighborhood restaurant earlier this week by leaving a $2,000 for a meal of beer and gumbo he shared with a friend, the proprietor said Wednesday. The man, described by Blue 44's owner Chris Nardelli as a gumbo-loving regular who lives nearby, left the tip on a $93 bill on Monday night.

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  17. Tilda Swinton Could Be Joining Marvel's Doctor StrangeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Shockya.com

    Marvel is getting ready to go way out into the nether regions of its universe with the upcoming "Doctor Strange" adaptation, and having Benedict Cumberbatch playing the title role seems to have the film steering towards some auteur waters . The high-falutin' trend is continuing with news that Tilda Swinton just might be joining Cumberbatch in the dark, magical film.

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  18. Tilda Swinton in talks to join Benedict Cumberbatch in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mashable

    Tilda Swinton is in talks to join the cast of the Marvel superhero film, according to the Hollywood Reporter . Her rumored role is the Ancient One, a 500-year-old Tibetan mystic who mentors Dr. Strange.

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  19. Tilda Swinton may be signing on for 'Doctor Strange'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Tilda Swinton could be the one Marvel is looking for, as discussions are held for her to play the Ancient One in Doctor Strange , according to The Hollywood Reporter . Benedict Cumberbatch -- aka 'Sherlock' -- is 'Elementary' as the titular character: an arrogant doctor who went to Tibet in search of a mystical person who can help him regain the use of his hands.

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  20. Swinton May Join Doctor StrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IGN

    According to THR , Swinton is in "negotiations" to play Strange's mystic mentor the Ancient One, a character who was an elderly Tibetan male in the comics. "Marvel Studios initially was searching for a male actor ," claims the trade.

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