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  1. Germany: 73 pounds of cocaine in coffee shipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KBCI CBS 2

    A Berlin coffee business found stimulants it didn't expect in a shipment of unroasted coffee from Brazil: 33 kilos of cocaine. Police in the German capital said Thursday that employees at the coffee-roasting business found the bag full of the drug the previous day when they opened a newly arrived container of coffee, and contacted authorities.

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  2. Thief fakes heart attack so friend can steal toysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KBCI CBS 2

    Authorities say a man faked a heart attack inside a Florida Walmart store so his friend could steal toys. The men - 30-year-old Tarus Scott and 27-year-old Genard Dupree - were arrested Tuesday on grand theft charges.

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  3. Bushwhacked: Old stuff has strange allureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bendigo Advertiser

    I bought a fridge last weekend. Woop-de-do, you might think, but it came with something very special.

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  4. Strange ice pancakes appear on Scottish riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KMIZ

    These strange frozen saucers were found during a recent cold snap near the River Dee -- a salmon-filled waterway that passes by the British Queen's summer residence, Balmoral Castle, before heading eastwards to the coastal city of Aberdeen. River Dee Trust biologist Jamie Urquhart made the discovery and took the photos at Lummels Pool, Birse -- several miles downstream of Balmoral.

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  5. Time travel meets indie-movie charm in 'Life Is Strange' trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    That's not a knock against Dontnod's new game, but rather a testament to the relatively unique tone the game is aiming to hit. A five-part episodic video game, Life Is Strange tells the story of Max, a girl who has premonitions that allow her to affect the past-which could bring about unintended consequences in the future.

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  6. Angelina Jolie ripped in more Sony emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The York Daily Record

    Producer Scott Rudin cut Angelina Jolie out of a three-way email chain, which included Sony co-chair Amy Pascal, to mock the actress. The latest leaked email in the Sony hacking scandal reportedly involved the trio discussing a planned Cleopatra film, according to Gawker, which published the emails.

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  7. Worker spends 90 minutes stuck in mud up to waistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | El Paso Times

    Fire officials say a fuel delivery worker in New Hampshire sank in soggy ground up to his waist and it took nearly 90 minutes to pull him back out. Greenland Deputy Fire Chief Myrick Bunker tells the Portsmouth Herald that John Hanscom was filling a propane tank Wednesday when he dropped into the heavily saturated ground. 2 comments

  8. The 11 Most Random Things That 'Room Raiders' Found In Random People's BedroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MTV

    Do you guys remember " Room Raiders "? It was one of those high-concept dating shows from the '00s like "Date My Mom," " Parental Control " and " Next " - but "Room Raiders" was a personal favorite of mine because it contained the element of surprise: Contestants were thrown into the back of a van and forced to watch someone riffle through their stuff to determine if they were dateable. These are the types of guys who'd be contestants on the show.

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  9. 'Ice pancakes' found floating on a Scottish riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Bearded 'Boston bomber' Dzhokhar Tsarnaev smiles as he appears in court while one of his female SUPPORTERS is dragged away screaming 'don't kill an innocent boy' Assault rifle theme park 'Machine Gun America' where children as young as 13 will be able to fire military-grade weapons set to open in Orlando Dad 'let 15-year-old daughter go for a joyride so long as she brought him back a sandwich' - then told cops she took SUV without permission after she crashed and killed three One of the teenage Austrian 'poster girls' who ran away to join ISIS has been killed in the conflict, UN says New mass kidnap by Boko Haram at remote Nigerian village as 185 women and children are abducted and 32 residents slaughtered Pilot threatens emergency landing after mid-air brawl erupts between mother and angry women who complained about her crying baby Was death plunge tycoon murdered by Russian gangsters ... (more)

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  10. Watch mesmerising illusions created by artist that will blow your mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    Erik SA derberg has started his series of geometric shapes and dazzling kaleidoscopic images in 2011 - which now have added 'space time' Artist Erik SA derberg has created a series of mind-blowing moving images and incredible 3D art pieces - gifs which have been compiled into the video above. There is so much more to the world of gifs than people falling over, cute cats and ice hockey players accidentally squirting water into their face.

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  11. Deep Fried fried Yule logs, mince pies and even Christmas puddings all for sale at one chip shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... ranteed to stave off the boredom while the children are off school - and will keep you entertained, too US entertainer Weird Al Yankovic who is famed for his spoof songs demonstrates he's a dab hand in the kitchen

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  12. Even computers are fooled by optical illusionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Even robots are fooled by optical illusions! Strange images that trick machines could some day help hackers take down networks The SpaceX founder, along with other scientists such Stephen Hawking, are concerned by the rapid pace of progress in machine intelligence. But computers may not be as clever as we believe.

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  13. Woman charged with child abuse after strange behavior towards police and EMS workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBTV

    The bizarre incident was detailed in a Salisbury police report. In that report it states that Sunnie Amanda Stamper, 24, of 1526 N. Main Street, locked herself out of her home late Wednesday night.

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  14. Apparently Weird Al Does Magic NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TIME.com

    In a 16-second video "the mysterious floating orb," singer-songwriter "Weird Al" Yankovic looks like he is making a metal orb float. He makes "ooooh ahhhh" sounds while he shows off the trick, then reveals that he has been playing with an oversized soup ladle stuffed up his shirt sleeve the whole time.

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  15. Gift Guides: 46 Pieces of Really Bizarre, Really Expensive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Curbed

    Full disclosure: unless you're ready to spend tens of thousands of dollars on a "Sensory Deprivation Skull" or a chair made out of Beanie Babies, this gift guide may not be of any actually "help" to you this holiday season. But we aren't here to tell you what to do with your money, or to try and suggest that good furniture has to be "aesthetically pleasing," in the traditional sense.

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  16. Gophers Fans Getting More Flights To Citrus BowlRead the original story

    Thursday | 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. Strange details from NASCAR driver Kurt Busch's testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AutoWeek

    NASCAR driver Kurt Busch had his turn on the witness stand Wednesday and testified that he repeatedly told his ex-girlfriend to leave his motorhome the night she claims he assaulted her. Testifying at a hearing on Patricia Driscoll's request for a no-contact order, Busch said she and her son came uninvited and unannounced to his motorhome at Dover International Speedway in September, a week after he broke off their relationship.

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  18. Strange folder opening on windows loginRead the original story

    Thursday | EduGeek

    This is my first post here, I've usually found the answers to my problems / questions just by searching and lurking but this one is beginning to irritate me so hopefully someone here can help. 2 Days ago the "Office14" folder \Microsoft Office\Office14) started appearing after users log into Windows 7. It's not in the startup folder and it's not in any of the login scripts, it's doing it for every user on every machine on the network, be it admin, staff or student.

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  19. Mystery over the bizarre trail left in evening sky over SiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    A UFO, meteor showera or a very drunk pilot? Mystery over the bizarre trail left in evening sky over Siberia Glowing orange as it is touched by the rays of the rising winter sun, this is the mysterious cloud that greeted residents in Siberia on a cold morning this week. Glowing orange as it is touched by the rays of the rising winter sun, this is the mysterious cloud that greeted residents in Siberia on a cold morning this week For a while it was unclear what had caused the vapour trail over the southern Altai region, but it was too haphazard in shape to have been made by an aircraft.

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  20. Bizarre Russian rock contains 30,000 diamondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Christian Science Monitor

    Here's the perfect Christmas gift for the person who has everything: A red and green rock, ornament-sized, stuffed with 30,000 teeny-tiny diamonds. The sparkly chunk was pulled from Russia's huge Udachnaya diamond mine and donated to science .

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