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Grandma of 80 starts Christmas shopping in January
A great-great grandmother has to start buying presents for her 80 ...
File photo of second hand wedding dresses displayed for sale at the Red Cross charity bridal shop on February 21, 2009 in Dorking, England. (Peter Macdiarmid, Getty Images)
Woman launched off horse on wedding day
Lauren Mahaffey thought it would be a good idea to be transported via ...
'Frozen' director apologizes to parents
Jennifer Lee, the co-director of the popular Disney film "Frozen," has apologized to parents who have not been able to get their kids to stop singing the catchy tune "Let It Go," which features throughout the movie.
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Real estate heir acknowledges urinating at store
New York real estate heir Robert Durst has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief for exposing himself and urinating on candy at a Houston drug store.
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Sex offender wins lottery
Timothy Dale Poole, a convicted sex offender, recently won $3 million on the state lottery.
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Model has surgey to get virginity back
A Brazilian model, Indianara Carvalh, who won Miss Bumbum 2014 has had ...
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Man makes thousands as Obama impersonator
An Indonesian man has made his fortune impersonating U.S. president, ...
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Woman finds baby in bed
An unnamed woman from Battle Creek, Michigan, panicked when she woke up ...
Artist to crush father's skull for show
Lee Wagstaff, a London based artist, has revealed plans crush his late ...
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Killer stabs neighbor he mistakes for alien
A mentally unstable killer stabbed his neighbor because he thought he ...
A real human brain on display during a 2011 exhibition in England. (Matt Cardy, Getty Images)
The mystery of the missing brains has banal ending
The mystery of dozens of brains going missing at a Texas University ...
Michael Baxter of Melbourne, Australia, shows off his “Simpsons” tattoos. The 52-year-old is vying for the Guinness World Record for the most cartoon characters tattooed on a body.  (Alex Coppel, Newspix/Getty Images)
Grandfather gets tattoo of every Simpsons character
A grandfather has been inked with an image of every character from ...
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Man restores sense of smell
Edward Baker regained his ability to smell after being kicked in the ...
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Sniffer dog rushed to hospital after ingesting cocaine
A police sniffer dog was rushed to the vet after accidentally ...
A Burmese python is seen on display at the registration event and press conference for the start of the 2013 Python Challenge on January 12, 2013 in Davie, Florida. (Joe Raedle, Getty Images)
Wildlife expert who was eaten alive by snake tells all
Paul Rosolie wore a special suit so that he could be eaten alive by an ...
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Man arrested for blaming dog for speeding
Jordan Winn told the police that the reason he was speeding was because his Staffordshire bull terrier was sitting on the pedals, causing him to reach 100mph.
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Man marries tree for second time
Richard Torres, a Peruvian actor and activist married a tree for the second time on Sunday.
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Woman gets free curry for life for tattoo
Beth Faulds got the restaurant Shish Mahal's logo inked on her hip in order to win free meals for life for her dad.
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Million-dollar chess tournament coming to Vegas
Las Vegas has been home to many big-money tournaments, but one coming to the Strip next month is the first of its kind.
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Canadian tourist gets more than he bargained for with selfie
A Canadian tourist thought it would be a good idea to get a selfie near some rail tracks near the Inca trail in Peru. But that decision left him scratching his head after the train's conductor went by.
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China Daily: ‘Quality of arable land is worrying’
Pollutants in more than 16 percent of Chinese soil exceed national standards, an official report shows. For arable farmland, the percentage increases to almost 20 percent, which officials have called extremely worrying.
The decor village of Mos Espa is one of Tunisia’s highest cultural heritage sites, and is of high importance to the local economy and global culture
Tunisia trying to save Star Wars Tattoine set from sand erosion
Tunisian officials are reaching out to Star Wars fans to help them save the set of Tatooine from sinking into the desert.
What was Vegas like during WWII? Former Nev. Senator Richard Bryan talks about his experience growing up in the city 
Richard Bryan has a lengthy resume when it comes to serving this city and state as a former Governor, U.S Senator, and Attorney General. This week he shares with News 3 and friend, Sherry Beatty, a personal look at growing-up as a child in Las Vegas during the 1940s.
What's the best frozen pizza? Consumer Reports has the answer 
Americans spent more than $3 billion last year on frozen pizzas, but how tasty are the offerings in our store freezers?
Florida sewer workers rake through sewage to find missing wedding ring 
When Tequesta's Shannon Harrigan gives her young son a bath, it can be an adventure. But this week, bath time turned into a nightmare when her ring slipped off her finger and into the drain.
Video showing Hawthorne, Calif. police kill dog and handcuff man goes viral, sparking anger online
A Youtube video gone viral shows police in Hawthorne, California shooting and killing a man's dog after handcuffing the man, who appears to have been filming a police raid using a cell phone.
Are you suggesting coconuts migrate?
Coconuts are migrational – sort of. They don’t exactly travel back and forth between different climates season by season, but they are quite capable of getting around.
On this day in history, April 8
The first video-recorded college basketball game occurred in Pennsylvania, Babe Ruth's all-time home run record was broken in Atlanta, and the first African-American manager in Major League Baseball managed his first game.
Ken Bundy from Bridgeport Ct. who served in Vietnam for 2 years touchs the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, DC. (Mark Wilson, Getty Images)
On this day in history, March 26
A famous (and sometimes controversial) religious text was first published, a groundbreaking ceremony occurred in Washington D.C. on a new war memorial, and nearly 40 people killed themselves in one of the biggest mass suicides in history.
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Celebrities born on this day, March 26
An actor who found worldwide fame in one of the most acclaimed films ever made, one of the most renowned female soul singers in the world, and the actress to whom the line, "nobody puts baby in a corner' was spoken about.

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