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  1. Rhyl singer Steve Strange to be remembered at special one-day music festival in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Event featuring "familiar names of the 80s" will celebrate the life of The Visage frontman who moved to North Wales with his family when he was eight The New Romantic Festival will honour the pioneering style icon, who died in February, and the '80s scene that he helped create. The event will be staged in the town's Grand Pavilion and feature live music from artistes past and present who have links to the New Romantic movement.

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  2. Can Jedi's get married?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Young Colin wrote to LucasFilm about how he wanted to get married but still retain his Jedi status . George Lucas' response made this kid's day .

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  3. Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Bees fly around hives after a semi truck filled with over 400 behaves overturned on Interstate 5 in Lynnwood, Wash on Friday, April 17, 2015. The truck had just merged onto Interstate 5 around 3:30 a.m. when it tipped on its side, dumping its load of 448 hives, or about 13.7 million bees, Washington State Patrol Trooper Travis Shearer said.

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  4. Lost in translation: The strange tale of two Chinese investors, their ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Post

    Not too long ago, Chunxiang Yan and Zhenhua Wang were fAated by politicians, diplomats and business leaders at a seven-course banquet in Belleville, Ont., where the wealthy couple, recently arrived from China, was lauded as bold entrepreneurs for a plan to create a lavish resort on a 334-acre estate. "They have big aspirations with ideas such as a golf course, spa, cottages and a winery," the municipal economic development officer enthused to the local press.

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  5. Prosecutors: Woman posed as dentist, did root canalsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A woman who never went to dental school treated patients for root canals, injections and to have their teeth pulled. Prosecutors: Woman posed as dentist, did root canals A woman who never went to dental school treated patients for root canals, injections and to have their teeth pulled.

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  6. Very Strange Possible L.A. Clippers Jerseys Leak Online [PHOTOS]Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Facebook Email / Contact Forms Web Team Community Affairs Local TV Programming Sales Inquiries Technical/Reception Network FAQ/Feedback WWJ-TV is part of the [] EVENTS Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 on CBSDetroit.com! Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 - Detroit's ONLY all news radio station, with accurate and dependable traffic and weather updates [] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.

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  7. 'Well, That's Got to Be a First': MLB Game Briefly...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    As the Arizona Diamondbacks faced off with the Giants, a chicken finger mysteriously fell from the sky, landing near the pitchers mound. "Well, that's got to be a first," one of the announcers remarked, as the broadcast booth played video of the incident over and over again.

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  8. Brawl Breaks Out in Rittenhouse Zara StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    Several women got into an all out brawl in the middle of a popular clothing store in Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square neighborhood Friday afternoon. At least five women slapped, threw punches and pulled hair while toppling over store displays and sending clothes flying around 3:20 p.m. inside Zara at 1715 Walnut Street.

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  9. Judge gives her reasons for deciding that pot is still dangerousRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    A federal judge on Friday explained in her written order why she decided not to overturn the federal government's classification of marijuana as a dangerous drug. In this June 25, 2014 file photo, a ladybug crawls on a marijuana plant at Sea of Green Farms, a recreational pot grower in Seattle.

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  10. Strange: Linebackers must do far more than hitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Tennessee linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin knocks down Vanderbilt running back Ralph Webb during the second half at Vanderbilt Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 in Nashville, Tenn. The ultimate quality in a linebacker used to be a gift for knocking a running back silly.

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  11. Man who fell asleep in cargo won't handle any more Alaska Airlines flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Love1011.com

    The baggage handler who fell asleep and got trapped in an Alaska Airlines plane's cargo hold Monday, forcing the flight to return to the Seattle-Tacoma airport for an emergency landing, has been "permanently banned" from Alaska Airlines' planes, says a rep for the airline. { "position1" : { "type" : "track", "id" : 6379051, "name" : "Airplanes ", "description" : "B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray", "artist" : "B.o.B", "artistid" : "654805" } } The unnamed man works for a contractor, Menzies Aviation, that loads the airline's luggage.

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  12. PHOTO: ABC News took a tour of a new museum in Brooklyn dedicated to feuding figure skaters.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    A new museum opens its single door this weekend in Brooklyn, New York, as two comedians-turned-figure skating fans unveil their crowdsourced project to the world. Viviana Olen and Matt Harkins, friends who live together in Williamsburg, gave ABC News a tour of The Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum, or as it used to be called, their hallway.

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  13. Family wins back seized gold coins that could fetch millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    A U.S. appeals court Friday overturned a jury verdict and awarded a Philadelphia family the rights to 10 rare gold coins that could fetch $80 million. U.S. Treasury officials insist the $20 Saint-Gaudens "Double Eagles" were stolen from the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia before the 1933 series was melted down when the country went off the gold standard.

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  14. 25 Strange Facebook Users Who Really Shouldn't Be Posting Their CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TechEBlog

    Everyone has tough days, but one thing you shouldn't do is post an image of yourself on Facebook holding a beer can while driving, especially if you have a public profile. Let's just say that this guy's post went viral shortly after, and if someone were to release his name, things may get a bit tricky with law enforcement.

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  15. 10 Places to Get Oddball Burgers in LARead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Eater

    Hybrid foods that combine two crazy ingredients can either backfire completely, or surprisingly work out, like the cronut or on this list, examples like the ramen burger or the sushi burger. If eating oddball foods is your thing, check out this list of strange burgers in Los Angeles that actually work.

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  16. Get Ready To Celebrate 'National Record Store Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 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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  17. Goop 2.0? Check out Reese's new lifestyle siteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    Call us cynical, but it's surely no coincidence that Reese Witherspoon's new lifestyle venture is preparing to go live right around the same time as her new Sofia Vergara odd-couple comedy Hot Pursuit . Although "functioning" in this case just means being able to sign up for the newsletter - which we pray is less pretentious than Goop's.

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  18. Whole 'finesse' argument in today's NBA is quite softRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    Maybe it helps to be an old-timer and remember back to the '80s when "finesse" was considered an insult, a term of derision. Maybe when Charles Barkley and other experts refer to the Warriors as a finesse team, they don't intend to impugn the Warriors' collective manhood.

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  19. Alligator snapping turtle wanders through university lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    A 50-pound alligator snapping turtle wandered out of a Louisiana university lake after recent heavy rains, giving students a rare glimpse of the animal. The Advertiser reports students at the University of Louisiana Lafayette found the prehistoric-looking creature on a brick wall ringing swampy Cypress Lake on campus.

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  20. Local Ice Rinks Must Spend Big To Meet New State StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 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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