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  1. Peffley: Are those strange growths mushrooms or toadstools?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Recent rains have been so welcome - almost a feeling of euphoria as lawns and garden beds perked up. But peeking up in our green lawns and garden beds for several weeks now are strange ethereal growths, variously called mushrooms - or are they toadstools? Both are fruiting bodies of fleshy fungi, with no clear distinction between them.

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  2. Rumor: Marvel Wants Ethan Hawke For Doctor StrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Escapist

    Marvel Studios apparently really, really wanted Joaquin Phoenix to be Doctor Strange. But the famously mercurial actor was reportedly unsure about committing to a Marvel-style multi-film contract - in fact, some have suggested that a last-minute inability to secure Phoenix's participation early on is what led to Marvel's uncharacteristically underwhelming SDCC showing earlier this year.

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  3. Donald Sterling and V. Stiviano together againRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    If you were on another planet during the past year or so, know that while the Clippers were playing the Golden State Warriors last spring in the NBA playoffs, news broke that Sterling made racist comments to Stiviano that she recorded. Those comments went public; Sterling got tossed from the NBA for life; and eventually he was forced to sell his team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer at the behest of a judge.

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  4. Weird Al Recalls the Time James Brown Learned to Play Wheel of FortuneRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    Weird Al was a guest on Late Night With Seth Meyers on Tuesday night, and discussed the time he was on celebrity Wheel of Fortune with Little Richard and James Brown. "James Brown shows up like an hour late, with this 20-person entourage," Weird Al says.

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  5. Police: Worker hid $1,200 worth of meat in pantsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    A New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of meat hidden in his pants. Rodriguez works at the A&P in Croton-on-Hudson.

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  6. Ocala woman sends inmate boyfriend drug-laced love letterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTLV

    ... a letter to her inmate boyfriend. Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: OCALA, Fla. -- Some say love is like a drug, and one Ocala woman ...

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  7. 2nd Man Charged In State Fair Armed RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Court records show 23-year-old Jordan Strickland acted as a lookout and helped tie up two workers. At least 10 minutes passed before the tied-up victims were discovered, and officers were notified. 1 comment

  8. Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Sources close to Kunis reportedly told the website that the actress gave birth Tuesday night at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, where all the beautiful celebrities give birth. The former "That 70s Show" stars reportedly arrived at the hospital around 6 a.m. and were immediately taken to a delivery room ... where apparently they had a bit of a wait on their hands.

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  9. Tracy Morgan may not perform or walk without assistance againRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    The "Saturday Night Live" alum was coming home from a gig with friends in June on the New Jersey Turnpike, when their limo was hit from behind by a Wal-Mart big rig. Morgan's friend James McNair was killed, and Morgan spent several days in the hospital with rib and leg injuries.

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  10. A strange, beautiful sci-fi game about creating your own story.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kotaku

    A strange, beautiful sci-fi game about creating your own story. You might remember Elegy for a Dead World , which Evan took a look at not too long ago .

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  11. CRTC in 'strange' bind: Ottawa has already set roaming rate capsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Canada's telecom regulator says it faces a unique problem as it presides over a hearing on the wireless industry: No matter what it does, roaming rates will be regulated. Jean-Pierre Blais, chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, said Wednesday that government-legislated caps on the rates companies charge each other for roaming services have put the CRTC in a "strange" position.

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  12. Chinese officals examine pigeon behinds as safety precautionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Pigeons can be quite a nuisance in certain instances, but for the most part the birds aren't considered a threat. This week, Chinese officials reportedly probed the behinds of approximately 10 thousand pigeons that had been chosen for release today, Chinese officals examine pigeon behinds as safety precaution Pigeons can be quite a nuisance in certain instances, but for the most part the birds aren't considered a threat.

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  13. 17 Awkwardly Creative Engagement PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Offbeat

    The wedding industrial complex requires couples to DECLARE THEIR LOVE via photos of them DECIDING to later get married. These people did it in the best/worst ways possible. I SALUTE YOU ALL. 9. I think this couple lost each other in the shortest hedge maze in the world during their photo shoot.

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  14. Michael Strahan is the latest bizarre addition to the Magic Mike XXL castRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WJRT

    Apparently all of Hollywood wants to shake their stuff for the anticipated Magic Mike sequel. Michael Strahan is the latest unexpected star to sign on to the stripper film. 1 comment

  15. Why wet feels wet: Understanding the illusion of wetnessRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Though it seems simple, feeling that something is wet is quite a feat because our skin does not have receptors that sense wetness. UK researchers propose that wetness perception is intertwined with our ability to sense cold temperature and tactile sensations such as pressure and texture.

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  16. Solving the mystery of the 'Man in the Moon': Volcanic plume, not an...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Science Daily

    New data obtained by NASA's GRAIL mission reveals that the Procellarum region on the near side of the moon -- a giant basin often referred to as the "man in the moon" -- likely arose not from a massive asteroid strike, but from a large plume of magma deep within the moon's interior. The moon as observed in visible light , topography , and the GRAIL gravity gradients .

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  17. The same thing has/isRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BlogHer

    ... and baseball caps at the ready for when it does. I recommend taking lots of selfies along the way to document this weird aspect of this already-weird physical journey. (And don't delete them, just in case you ever want to share a significantly ...

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  18. Bizarre moon structures: How did they get there?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The moon as observed in visible light , topography , and the GRAIL gravity gradients . The Procellarum region is a broad region of low topography covered in dark mare basalt.

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  19. Doctors Remove 9-Pound Hairball From Teen's StomachRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | 1450 WILM NEWSRADIO

    Ayperi Alekseeva, 18, had been struggling with bad stomach pains. When it got to the point that she couldn't eat or drink without getting sick and she started losing weight, the Kyrgyzstan teen went to a hospital in the capital, Bishkek - where doctors determined she had a ball of hair weighing nearly 9 pounds blocking her digestive system. 5 comments

  20. Ethan Hawke Told Us He Wants To Be Doctor StrangeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | MTV

    The latest casting rumor floating around about who will be the Sorcerer Supreme in Marvel Studios' " Doctor Strange " names Ethan Hawke, which is something that many fans dreamed up shortly after Scott Derrickson was hired as director.

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