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  1. Vermont Town Could Let Those Ages 16, 17, Vote LocallyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    Residents of Brattleboro, Vermont , will vote on a ballot item that would let 16- and 17-year-olds vote in local elections. Vermont's current voting age is 18, and that wouldn't change for state and federal elections.

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  2. Secret food gives man incredibly long eyelashes which leave women swooning over himRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    But Valery Smagliy, 58, from Kiev, Ukraine is fed up of them and will have them cut after a bid to get in the Guinness Book of Records A Ukrainian man who grew astonishingly long eyelashes after eating a particular type of food is bidding for a place in the Guinness Book of Records. He told local media: "I started eating something and noticed that my eyelashes really started growing quickly at the same time.

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  3. Joint birthday party for NY couple married 82 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    In this photo taken on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, Spring Valley resident Duranord Veillard and his wife Jeanne Veillard are photographed in Spring Valley, N.Y. Duranord Veillard celebrates his 108th birthday on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 and his wife, Jeanne will turn 105 in May. The Veillards have been married 82 years and are one of the oldest married couples in New York. NYC OUT, NO SALES, ONLINE OUT, TV OUT, NEWSDAY INTERNET OUT; MAGS OUT In this photo taken on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, Marie Yoland Eveillard speaks with her father Duranord Veillard and mother Jeanne, in Spring Valley.

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  4. Leonard NimroyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... stronger, faster, or have superpowers. Spock made me want a bigger brain. He made me feel like it was good to be the weird kid. Every now and again he gives us a glimpse of his (and so our) humanity. In the wake of Nimoy's departure, many of Spock's ...

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  5. Watch moment two 'UFOs' hover above woman's home in early hours of morningRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    A 41-year-old woman spotted the two balls of bright white light after strange noises woke her at 4.50am on February 3, reports the Hinckley Times . She thought it was coming from downstairs so she got out of bed and went to see what it was.

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  6. Watch moment bungling car thief gets knocked out by brick after it rebounds off Mercedes windowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    CALL it car-ma but this suspected thief landed on his back in a pool of blood after the brick he used to try and smash a window rebounded into his face. A SUSPECTED thief tries to smash a car window with a brick - only for it to rebound and knock him clean off his feet.

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  7. The Weird Al Yankovic Namesake Sandwich He Never Knew He Asked ForRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MetaFilter

    AVclub.com asked Weird Al Yankovic, "If a deli named a sandwich after you, what would be on it?" His answer: I'd say a fire-roasted eggplant, some roasted red peppers, diced heirloom tomatoes, some thin-sliced red onions-maybe double up on the onions and have some caramelized onions on top of the sliced onions.

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  8. 'Peppa Pig' teaches toddler first words - and they are 'f*** you'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The parents of Amari Black, 3, were gobsmacked to find a malfunctioning toy was to blame after he came out with the expletive Amari Black's parents were ecstatic when their youngest child started picking up words from the Peppa Pig Fun and Learn Tablet. Dad Garfield, 48, of Waterloo, south east London, noticed that instead of saying "find the odd one out", the toy says "f*** you? odd one out".

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  9. 400 men cut off their own TESTICLES so they could get closer to GodRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Guru in bling: Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has an estimated net worth of 26m and has 50 million followers worldwide Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is head of the socio-spiritual organisation Dera Sacha Sauda, told his 50 million followers to carry out castrations on themselves. The procedures, which witnesses claim were conducted at a hospital owned by Singh, took place around the year 2000, but those involved are speaking out for the first time.

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  10. Strange and ordinary mingle in new short-story collectionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    If magical realism is defined as a literary style that incorporates fantastic or mythic elements into otherwise realistic fiction, perhaps author Kelly Link can be described as exactly the opposite, a sort of realist-fantasist. Her stories reverse the aforementioned relationship: they incorporate ordinary details into a backdrop of fantasy, creating contemporary worlds that a modern, pop-culturally aware readership will recognize as, in some way, their own, no matter how weird things get.

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  11. Matt Lucas' new silent comedy Pompidou is a strange beastRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Radio Times

    I so wanted to love Pompidou. I so wanted to relish the comeback of Matt Lucas, a lively and talented comedian who has returned to the spotlight with the ballsy idea of doing a silent comedy about a penniless aristo, his butler Hove and their Afghan Hound Marion who find themselves living in a caravan.

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  12. Church school busts 11-year-old for wearing a 'Zlatan' ponytail like a junkieRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Anorak

    A spot of nominative determinism now, readers, as we spot Joe Head , 11, whose was rusticated for wearing his hair in a short ponytail in tribute to Swedish footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic . Young Head's school, Pope Paul Catholic Primary in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, wrote to his parents.

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  13. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 184Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The "Rowdy" one's meteoric ascension to the top of mixed martial arts has been a journey filled with one amazing accomplishment after the next, as the former Olympic has solidified her position as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport. The 28-year-old Californian has smashed every opponent put in her path and has parlayed her popularity inside the cage into a lucrative career beyond the Octagon with movies and high-profile sponsors lining up to attach themselves to women's bantamweight champion.

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  14. Man left with third-degree burns after iPhone 5C explodes in his pocketRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Erik Johnson said he was bending over to get keys when he heard a popping noise before his trousers started to burn Erik Johnson, said he was bending over to get keys when he heard a popping noise before his trousers started to burn. Mr Johnson, from Long Island, New York, then had to spend ten days at a specialist burns unit after the mobile melted through his trousers and stuck to his skin.

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  15. Deep thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Faces of the Okanagan We're looking for those individuals that manage to squeeze the most out of life in the Okanagan. Share a little about yourself, where you work, how long you've lived in the Okanagan, etc.

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  16. Video: Strange UFO lights seen flying in the early hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The facilities, which have lain unused for months, were acquired by Hinckley AFC secretary Steve Jelfs at the head of a group of private backers Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at The woman went to make her way back to bed when she suddenly spotted the two lights out of her window A 41-year-old woman from Earl Shilton spotted the two balls of bright white light in the early hours of February 3. She thought it was coming from downstairs so she got out of bed and went to see what it was.

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  17. Fontaine, Dubnyk Help Wild To 3-1 Win Over AvalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    17 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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  18. Strange Sliding House Has a 20-Ton Motor Driven RoofRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | TechEBlog

    It looks like an oversized red barn at first, but it's actually a very modern home by architecture and design studio dRMM. This Sliding House in Suffolk, England consists of three separate buildings , and was built for multiple purposes, including letting the owners grow food, entertain, and enjoy the surrounding landscape.

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  19. Review: a Queena s Castle:a a Strange BedfellowsaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    The magically merged realm of Oz and Wonderland - setting of writer/director Scott McDowell's serial "Queen's Castle" - is a violent place. In "Strange Bedfellows," the second episode of the second season, even a town meeting to sell the notion of establishing a parliament - an initially peaceful event - ends in a savage attack.

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  20. Gene Collier: Recalling the bizarre spring of 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Can't be 20 years -- can't be -- since that crazy Bradenton spring when the bread truck drivers and air conditioning repairmen who arrived at McKechnie Field had a reasonable shot at turning up in a Pirates uniform before their shifts ended. Scott Doffek, then making bread runs up and down Florida Route 301 from Sarasota, was one such player.

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