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  1. Roach: Really Strange, No Mayweather Rematch ClauseRead the original story

    Friday | Boxing Scene

    Freddie Roach, who trains WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, finds it very strange that Floyd Mayweather Jr. did not request a rematch clause for the upcoming May 2nd mega-fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mayweather has had a rematch clause in place for most of his high profile pay-per-view fights.

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  2. TSA: Batman gadgets confiscated at Charlotte airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPXI

    Three bat-shaped weapons known as batarangs were confiscated at Charlotte Douglas International Airport this week, according to the Transportation Security Administration. A batarang is a throwing weapon used by comic book vigilante Batman.

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  3. TSA: Batman gadgets confiscated at Charlotte airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WFTV Orlando

    Three bat-shaped weapons known as batarangs were confiscated at Charlotte Douglas International Airport this week, according to the Transportation Security Administration. A batarang is a throwing weapon used by comic book vigilante Batman.

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  4. Keidel: Money, Mayhem And MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  5. A Rolling Stones member and a U.S. senator prove Washington friendships are weird at WHCD pre-partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    To call the dance floor at the Fairmont hotel on Friday night an "only in Washington" kind of scene would make Washington seem weirder than it really is. The guy playing guitar onstage has a Pulitzer somewhere back at home.

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  6. Weird science news of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    Brian Kubicki has been studying amphibians in Costa Rica for 17 years, dedicating thousands of hours to fieldwork in the country's tropical rainforests. But he probably never expected to meet a celebrity frog in the process.

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  7. Bill Maher: Anti-Vaxxer? By Marlow SternRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Beast

    On Friday night's Real Time with Bill Maher , noted anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. came on to talk about the link between vaccine and autism. Maher took Kennedy's side.

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  8. Police: Airline cleaner took 1,500 bottles of liquorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Police say an airplane cleaner has been arrested on charges she pocketed nearly $15,000 worth of contraband from planes grounded in New York City, including nearly 1,500 unopened bottles of liquor. Police: Airline cleaner took 1,500 bottles of liquor Police say an airplane cleaner has been arrested on charges she pocketed nearly $15,000 worth of contraband from planes grounded in New York City, including nearly 1,500 unopened bottles of liquor.

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  9. Weird crime: 1 crash leads to DUI charges against 2 Meadville menRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Erie Times News

    The skinny: Two roommates spent time in police custody on April 17 after investigators accused one of driving drunk when he crashed into a tree and the other of driving drunk when he came to pick up the first man. What we know: State police in Meadville said a 32-year-old Meadville man was driving on South Mosiertown Road in Hayfield Township when he failed to stop at an intersection and crashed into a tree.

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  10. Crane takes a short-cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sky Sports

    Ben Crane made the green in two at the sixth hole of the Zurich Classic, via the unconventional route of the fifth hole fairway! Ben Crane came up with an innovative way to tackle the tough par-four sixth hole during the second round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Rather than take the straightforward route, the American decided the best approach would be to aim up the adjoining 12th fairway, trimming around 40 yards from the hole.

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  11. 'Walking Dead' town sold after eBay auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    'Walking Dead' town sold after eBay auction The Georgia town featured in the hit series The Walking Dead now belongs to a Florida marketing company. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1Grs43O GRANTVILLE, Ga.

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  12. Court: Iowa casino doesn't have to pay $41M jackpot errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    When an 87-year-old Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she'd hit it big. The screen said: "The reels have rolled your way! Bonus Award - $41797550.16."

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  13. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Star

    A MAN accused of killing an 82-year-old with a machete in her back garden has entered a not guilty plea "by reason of insanity".

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  14. Gallery: 15 happiest countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOP-FM Washington

    The World Happiness Report for 2015 is out and while the U.S. isn't No. 1, it did make the top 10 percent.

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  15. Marketers Gone Wild: 20 Examples Of Weird, Wacky Signage From RSA 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CRN

    The RSA security conference , held this week in San Francisco, is always a kind of Super Bowl for marketing people. This year, with a booming economy and industry fueling spending, vendors at RSA put on an unforgettable show that included some of the weirdest, wackiest marketing signage you'll ever see.

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  16. Week In Pants: What Happens When Denim Gets WeirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Refinery 29

    ... gave us a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the JNCOs revival (denim ponchos and raver flares, y'all), we found the so-weird-it-works trick to demystifying white jeans. And, straight ahead, we uncover the strange new phenomena of hyper-embellished denim ...

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  17. Woman who hit Venezuela leader with mango rewarded with new homeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Yahoo!

    A woman who bashed President Nicolas Maduro on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that has gone viral in Venezuela. The 52-year-old president was driving a bus through a crowd last weekend in the central state of Aragua when someone in the crowd tossed the fruit at him.

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  18. My Hippie Crack Shame - the legal height of scandal in these strange daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Independent

    Tom Peck is a reporter on The Independent's news desk with an interest in just about everything. In January 2012 he became the paper's Olympics Correspondent.

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  19. The Messengers Recap 4/24/15: Season 1 Episode 2 "Strange Magic"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    Tonight on the CW The Messengers returns with an all new Friday April 24, season 1 episode 2 called "Strange Magic," and we have your weekly recap below. On tonight's episode, the five angels gather and meet Rose,[Anna Diop] who explains to them their mission: Halt the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.

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  20. Plumber 'gives birth' to identical twin after having pains in his stomachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    Gary Hyatt, 30, had been examined by a number of medics who thought the lump by his belly button could be a cyst or an in-growing hair. The father-of-four was due to have an operation to remove it which was cancelled at the last minute.

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