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58 min ago | The York Daily Record

Iggy Azalea's former manager claims legal right to sex tape

OK, Hefe Wine ... says the "Fancy" singer signed her legal rights over to him, allowing him to market the sex tape they made together, according to TMZ. Wine told the website the singer signed a lengthy agreement with him in 2009 -- which has reportedly been obtained by TMZ -- giving him exclusive rights to "manufacture, sell, distribute and advertise 'any' recording embodying visual images."

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Santa Monica, CA

5 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

Funeral home offers drive-thru service

While consumers are accustomed to drive-thru service at banks and fast-food restaurants, a funeral home in Michigan is raising eyebrows by offering a new viewing option. Paradise Funeral Home in Saginaw has built a special drive-thru window display so the deceased loved one can be viewed by mourners from the comfort of their car.

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9 hrs ago | 94.5 The Fox

10-Year-Old Goldfish Undergoes Brain Surgery

In the hands of a less skilled surgeon, the patient could have ended up being flushed: After a 45-minute operation that a veterinarian in Melbourne, Australia, describes as "fiddly," a life-threatening brain tumor was removed from a goldfish named George last week, the BBC reports. On its Facebook page , the Lort Smith Animal Hospital explains how Dr. Tristan Rich knocked George out by putting him in a bucket of anesthetic-laced water, removed the tumor, and then sealed the wound with sutures and tissue glue.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News,

9 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

Woman commits suicide by crocodile

A woman in Thailand decided to end her life in a horrible, public way, by jumping into a crocodile enclosure. But they didn't expect her to walk into the reptile farm remove her shoes and jump into the pit filled with several hundred crocs.

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9 hrs ago | WMMX-FM Dayton

'Fiddly' procedure gives fish new lease on life

In the hands of a less skilled surgeon, the patient could have ended up being flushed: After a 45-minute operation that a veterinarian in Melbourne, Australia, describes as "fiddly," a life-threatening brain tumor was removed from a goldfish named George last week, the BBC reports. On its Facebook page , the Lort Smith Animal Hospital explains how Dr. Tristan Rich knocked George out by putting him in a bucket of anesthetic-laced water, removed the tumor, and then sealed the wound with sutures and tissue glue.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News,

12 hrs ago | ABC News

Arrest in Robbery of Autistic Man in Connecticut

A 27-year-old Connecticut man has been charged with stealing $100 in birthday money from an autistic man in a crime that was captured by video cameras. Police say they charged Steven St. Jacques of Stamford on Monday with second-degree larceny after a search of his home turned up clothing that matched those worn by the suspect in the video.

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16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Navy 4 on trial for bizarre sexual assault

Four sailors are on trial for raping a colleague with a rubber chicken during a brutal last night at sea ritual on a naval ship. Able Seamen Rohan Angre, Mitchell Summers, Michael Thompson and Jonathan Walter are accused of holding the man down, smearing him with Deep Heat and Vegemite before assaulting him with the object.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Man kills puppy in washing machine, threatens to kill more in weird online game

A Chinese man known only as Jacky Lo had recently posted photos online of a small dog being "cleaned" in a washing machine, and he ended up saying the animal died. Now, as per a report on Sept.

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The Smoking Gun

Florida Woman, 69, Arrested For Febreze Attack On Her Adult Son

A 69-year-old woman was charged with battery after she sprayed her adult son in the face with Febreze during an argument in the family's Jenny Ellis was arrested early Friday after an argument with her son--who suffers from mental illness--turned physical. According to cops, Ellis twice spit in her son's face and doused him with the household odor eliminator.

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SFGate

Man wanted for robbery arrested at Frisbee tourney

A man wanted for an armed bank robbery in New York eluded authorities for four years until they caught up with him while he played at an ultimate Frisbee tournament in Oregon. The Ulster County sheriff's office in New York says the 32-year-old, formerly of Woodstock, New York, was indicted in late 2010 on charges of robbing a Bank of America there.

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Related Topix: Ulster County, NY, Woodstock, NY

WJNO

Woman Surprised to Find Dead Body in Her Trunk

A California woman says she has no idea how a dead body wound up in the trunk of her Lexus. The Riverside woman says she'd thought the car smelled funny as she left work yesterday, but she stopped at Walmart thinking nothing of it.

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NBC Dallas

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Andy Sullivan of England poses with his trophy and an astronaut from the XCOR space ship after the final round of the KLM Open held at De Kennemer Golf and County Club on September 14, 2014 in Zandvoort, Netherlands. An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday.

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The Wichita Eagle

Rory McIlroya s golf shot lands in spectatora s pocket

The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Golfer Greg Norman 'damaged' in chainsaw accident

The Australian, who won 20 U.S. PGA Tour titles, posted a photo late Saturday on his Instagram account showing him lying in a hospital bed. Golfer Greg Norman 'damaged' in chainsaw accident The Australian, who won 20 U.S. PGA Tour titles, posted a photo late Saturday on his Instagram account showing him lying in a hospital bed.

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Related Topix: Greg Norman, Golfers, Golf

Sun Sep 14, 2014

KBCI CBS 2

Dutch stage tomato fight against Russian sanctions

Hundreds of young Dutch men and women turned Amsterdam's central Dam square into a blizzard of red goop on Sunday, as they pelted each other mercilessly with overripe tomatoes. In theory, the event was set up as a protest against Russian sanctions blocking imports of European fresh produce.

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Ghanamma.com

WEIRD! Women Cyclists Model In Romantic Kits

The designer of the uniform for the Colombian women's cycling team decided to put a flesh colour in the most awkward place, which has caused some people to question whether it's sexist. The skin-toned colour on the kit was located around the groin area and stomach, which made it look like the outfit was see through.

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ABC News

California Nudist Camp Accused of Stealing Water

The San Jose Mercury News reports that rangers with the Midpeninsula Open Space District descended on Lupin Lodge near Los Gatos on Thursday, saying the clothing-optional resort was illegally taking water from a nearby upstream waterfall. The resort's owners say they are entitled to use the waterfall, which they need to keep their water tank full in case of a fire and to top off their pool for both skinny-dipping and as a backup water source for a fire.

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Neatorama

Weird Ways People Have Tried To Stop Lava

When a volcano erupts, the conventional wisdom is that you evacuate, because there's nothing you can do to stop the destructive power of the heat, ash, and lava that comes from it. But conditions vary.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters

Anorak

Man 'Cooked' Ex-Girlfriend's Dog And Fed It To Her

TO California, where Ryan Eddy Watenpaugh, 34, of Palo Cedro, is accused of killing this girlfriend's Pomeranian dog, Bear, and feeding it to her. The pair had rowed.

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Related Topix: Palo Cedro, CA, Violent Crime

Sat Sep 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Weird Al, Conan O'Brien, and More Perform at the Simpsons Take the Hollywood Bowl

Among the stars in attendance at THE SIMPSONS TAKE THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL live 25th anniversary celebration show last night were CONAN O'Brien, Weird Al, Jon Lovitz , and Hank Azaria . Watch as these and more recount their experiences being part of the hit cartoon and recreate performances from their times on The Simpsons , accompanied by the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra.

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Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jon Lovitz, Hank Azaria

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