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  1. Museum Giving Away $85K DeLorean*Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KISS 95.7 Hartford

    The only thing standing between you and your very own flux capacitor is the Chicago Cubs and the death of a 107-year-old dry spell. As the Daily Herald reports, an Illinois car museum is offering up its exhibit 1981 DeLorean - complete with aforementioned flux capacitor - to one lucky visitor, with the tiny caveat that the Cubbies must first pull off the completely unimaginable and win the World Series this year.

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  2. Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space' Gets 'Game Of Thrones' Inspired ParodyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | 102.5 The Bear

    Taylor Swift and "Game of Thrones" -- there's two things you might not expect to hear in the same sentence together . Either way, Taylor's hit "Blank Space" has been parodied by Nerdist in their "Game of Thrones"-inspired parody called "Blank Page."

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  3. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WIBA FM 101.5

    Taylor Swift and "Game of Thrones" -- there's two things you might not expect to hear in the same sentence together . Either way, Taylor's hit "Blank Space" has been parodied by Nerdist in their "Game of Thrones"-inspired parody called "Blank Page."

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  4. Nina Pham's Lawsuit: Strange Font Choices ... and Pictures?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | FindLaw

    ... Microsoft in 1998. It's a serviceable enough font, but whoever set up this template over at Aldous Law Firm made some weird choices. The capital letters on the small-caps appear extra-bold for some reason. That's distracting and unnecessary. Even ...

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  5. Wanted: Someone to find bathrooms for bus drivers; $97K a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    It's a job that might make you flush: Find easily accessible restrooms for Seattle-area bus drivers and get paid nearly $100,000 a year. Bus service provider King County Metro Transit is looking to hire a "comfort station coordinator," which comes with an annual salary as high as $97,000, depending on experience.

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  6. XB-43 Jetmaster: The Weird History Of America's First Jet BomberRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Jalopnik

    To understand America's first jet bomber, the XB-43 Jetmaster, you have to understand the XB-42 Mixmaster, an aircraft that was equally as impressive and even more exotic. Even though neither of these amazing aircraft made it to the front lines, many of their unique innovations and lessons learned from operating them did.

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  7. Armani calls Madonna 'very difficult' personRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The York Daily Record

    Yes, that's right. This is definitely bigger news than scientists saying on Wednesday they had unearthed the 2.8 million-year-old jawbone of what they claim is the first human.

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  8. 30 Weird AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Neatorama

    There are millions of apps available for your digital umbilical cord, er, I mean phone. Some of them push the envelope into the ozone, but people use them anyway.

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  9. Fox Business Network Renews Strange InheritanceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Fox Business Network has picked up a second season of the hit new primetime program Strange Inheritance, announced Bill Shine, senior executive vice president of FBN and FOX NEWS channel . In making the announcement, Shine said, "Whether a family business or a forgotten heirloom, viewers have really responded to the compelling and financially surprising stories of Strange Inheritance.

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  10. TLC series a Strange Lovea highlights romance among the eccentric and quirkyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    TLC's news series "Strange Love" explores the romantic journeys of some of these quirky individuals, including a woman with 50-foot-long hair who's married to a hairdresser, a full-time Santa looking for his Mrs. Claus, a Georgia woman with size 48NN breasts and a Los Angeles woman with 99-inch hips. The premiere features newly single LaRue Drummond of Perth Amboy, NJ, who is looking for someone to love her - and her 17-inch nails.

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  11. Vikes Have Filled 33,000-Plus Seats For 2016 At New StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr 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. Former President Jimmy Carter Coming To Minneapolis FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr 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. It's an incredibly BIZARRE world out thereRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    Image: A trainer picks up Chinese Yuan banknotes from the open mouth of a crocodile during a performance at a zoo in Wenling, Zhejiang province. Photograph: Reuters Image: Cats crowd the harbour on Aoshima Island in the Ehime prefecture in southern Japan.

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  14. MTV movie nominations: 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'The Fault in Our Stars' and 'Neighbors' lead packRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The York Daily Record

    "Guardians of the Galaxy," "The Fault in Our Stars" and "Neighbors" all earned seven nominations for MTV Movie Awards, the network announced Wednesday. Anyway, the show will be held at Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on April 12 with Amy Schumer hosting.

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  15. Canada: 'Spocking' $5 bills is illogicalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    In a trend called 'Spocking,' Canadians have taken to drawing pointy ears and tiled brows on top of Canada's seventh prime minister, Sir. Wilfrid Laurier, to make him look like Dr. Spock, the half-Vulcan, half-human 'Star Trek' character played by Nimoy.

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  16. Ocoee & Pigeon Rivers are best in U.S. for whitewater raftingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    If you are looking for whitewater adventure, East Tennessee is apparently the place to be! The America Outdoors Association ranked the Ocoee River, Ocoee & Pigeon Rivers are best in U.S. for whitewater rafting If you are looking for whitewater adventure, East Tennessee is apparently the place to be! The America Outdoors Association ranked the Ocoee River, Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1AKeYc1 The America Outdoors Association ranked the Ocoee River, near Chattanooga, as the most popular whitewater rafting river in the country. The Pigeon River, in Cocke County near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, ranked number three.

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  17. Wearable Device Allows You To Shoot Fireballs From Your WristRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Magic 98.3 Columbus

    Have you ever dreamed of shooting balls of fire from the palm of your hand? Your dreams can now come true, for just $174. Ellusionist , a company that specializes in making things for magicians have created the Pyro , a device that allows you to shoot 4 fireballs from your wrist. 1 comment

  18. More mutilated animals found in California's capital cityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    KXTV reports two bags containing dead animals were found beside railroad tracks in Midtown Sacramento on Tuesday night. One bag contained a beheaded rabbit with several candles.

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  19. Texan arrested with sword in cane, tried to visit jailed sonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    A San Antonio man trying to visit his jailed son also landed behind bars after being caught with a combination cane and 2-foot sword. The Bexar County Sheriff's Office says 53-year-old Jose Gonzalez faces a charge of unlawfully carrying a weapon.

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  20. 26 surprising to downright bizarre facts about GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Google has long been cloaked in a certain level of mystery, between its legendary Google X labs and top-secret search algorithms. A position at Google is still a dream job for tech and engineering grads around the globe.

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