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  1. Bats cause mayhem, send people screaming from Arkansas courtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    The Texarkana Gazette reports that several people ducked, screamed and ran from the room Thursday as the bats swooped into the room at the Sevier County Courthouse in De Queen. One bat tried to bite a deputy who caught it and held it by the wings while onlookers took photos.

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  2. Shoplifting Suspect Caught Thanks to His Own 911 CallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFYI-AM Phoenix

    In the annals of misguided 911 calls comes this entry from Buford, Ga., where a shoplifting suspect managed to summon the police officers who arrested him. It goes like this: Two security officers at the local Walmart followed Alfonso Aguilar into the parking lot because they say he had stolen several items, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution .

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  3. Girl,11, sends love letter to boy she likes and you will never guess his responseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    AN 11-year-old girl wrote a love letter to a boy she liked asking if he liked her, but his response showed he was a deeper thinker than she might have expected. An 11-year-old girl plucked up the courage to give a handwritten love note asking one very simple question to the boy she fancied.

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  4. Man jailed for four years after being CLEARED of having sex with a...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    A FACTORY worker has been jailed for four years after he was cleared of having sex with a Shetland pony but convicted of outraging public decency . Alan Barnfield, 44, was accused of having sexual intercourse with a pony called Sky in a field near Doncaster, South Yorkshire, in 2012.

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  5. Crash on interstate caused by trucker pulling his toothRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSB-TV

    Alabama authorities say a tractor-trailer crashed on Interstate 20 because the driver lost control while he was pulling one of his teeth. The Alabama Highway Patrol says the truck driver told troopers he had taken his hands off the wheel to pull a loose tooth when he wrecked near Tuscaloosa.

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  6. Michigan Lottery drawings have some people seeing doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The winning numbers for the Midday Daily 4 on Thursday afternoon and the Daily 4 numbers drawn that evening were the same: zero, two, two and nine. The Michigan Lottery confirmed that the matching numbers were accurate.

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  7. Pro wrestler Mick Foley booted for cheating at Wing BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Professional wrestling star Mick Foley has been ejected from Philadelphia's Wing Bowl eating contest after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack in an attempt to increase his total. People following Friday's event on social media dubbed Foley's antics "inflate gate," a play on the Super Bowl-bound New England Patriots' deflated football controversy.

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  8. Watch tennis-loving dog who can't contain his excitement at Australian Open - it's ACERead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Bounding up and down in front of the screen, the enthusiastic golden retriever made sure he had the best view in the house Filmed by his owner, Georges can be seen bounding up and down in front of the TV screen as an Australian Open tennis match plays in front of him. But while Georges is clearly ecstatic at getting to watch his favourite show, his pooch pal is obviously unimpressed with his antics.

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  9. Indiana city parking meters besieged with crow droppingsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Hundreds of crows settling in trees around the Monroe County Courthouse square in Bloomington have caused havoc in recent weeks by coating the area with droppings, in particular bombarding cars and parking meters. Bloomington police Capt.

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  10. Pizarro: 'Batkid Begins' the right choice to open Cinequest's 25th annual film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Opening the Cinequest Film Festival's 25th anniversary edition with Dana Nachman's documentary, "Batkid Begins," was about the easiest -- and best choice -- to make. "It just felt right to lead off our anniversary with something that was a big Bay Area story, and it was a phenomenal, inspiring story -- and a really, really good film," Michael Rabehl, Cinequest's director of programming, told me Tuesday after the film festival's slate was announced.

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  11. Ohio pair say unhurried burglar fed dog bologna, made coffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    A northeast Ohio couple who reported a break-in say the burglar apparently was in no hurry because he or she took time to feed their dog bologna, make a pot of coffee and smoke some cigarettes.

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  12. Life is Strange Launch TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ActionTrip

    Life is Strange, DONTNOD's 5-episode drama, releases today for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One. Published by Square Enix, the game explores the idea of not only choice affecting how the story goes, but also the ability to rewind time.

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  13. Steamship Ahoy - Life is StrangeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Blue's News

    Steam News announces that Life Is Strange is now available, offering the first installment in DONTNOD's five-part action/adventure. They explain: "Life Is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionise story based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future."

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  14. Bizarre theft of six-foot Manx godRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A statue of Celtic sea god Manannan Mac Lir disappeared last week from a popular viewing spot that overlooks Lough Foyle near Derry/Londonderry.

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  15. Life is Strange: Episode 1 reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Editor's note: We're taking a different approach to reviews of episodic game series like Life is Strange, in which the debut episode will be reviewed without a score, as here, and we'll review the whole season with a score at its conclusion. The title of Dontnod's episodic adventure is something of an understatement.

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  16. Friday Photo Fun Match GameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Smoking Gun

    JANUARY 30--For today's "Friday Photo Fun" contest, entrants must examine five mug shots and match up the suspects with the alleged crime for which they were arrested. You can play today's contest by clicking below.

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  17. Skip the dip! Super Bowl team cities see spike in flu deathsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Having a team in the Super Bowl correlated to an average 18 percent increase in flu deaths among those over 65 years old, according to a study of health data covering 35 years of championship games. Boston and Seattle football fans beware! Cities with teams in the Super Bowl see a big spike in flu deaths, according to a new Tulane University study.

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  18. LinkedIn's Weird Labor Insight: Tech Loves Folks Who Can't CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I write about innovation, careers,and unforgettable personalities. My Forbes magazine cover stories have analyzed Sequoia Capital, LinkedIn, Amazon and Hewlett-Packard.

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  19. MWC Elementary Closed Friday Due To Strange OdorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    We have new information on a dangerous mystery in Midwest City. Something stinks at an local elementary school there and it's making people sick.

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  20. Comedian W. Kamau Bell decries racist treatment at Berkeley cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Bay Area comedian W. Kamau Bell, a national figure on race and progressive politics, says a Berkeley cafe employee's order for him to 'scram' was likely racially motivated, prompting a strong online backlash against the business. Bell's experience at Elmwood Cafe has spread since he posted a detailed account on Thursday, and is opening a broader conversation about race, with the cafe's owner inviting him for a public discussion at the College Avenue establishment.

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