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  1. Chestnut gobbles 72 dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Castanet.net

    Joey "Jaws" Chestnut gulped, chomped and powered his way to a 10th title on Tuesday, continuing his record-setting reign as the chowing champion at the annual Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest. Shoving water-soaked buns and wriggling franks into his mouth on a hot, sunny day on the Coney Island boardwalk, he downed 72 dogs and buns in 10 minutes to beat his own record and hoist the Mustard Belt for a 10th time.

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  2. Minaj gives away moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Castanet.net

    The Anaconda hitmaker took to Twitter on Saturday to promote a contest, which gives her fans a chance to attend the Billboard Music Awards with her later this month if they upload a video of themselves singing her song Regret in Your Tears. After one fan asked her if she would pay his tuition, the rapper offered up funds if the follower could prove they were getting good grades.

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  3. Brutality at Rikers IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Castanet.net

    The latest in a string of brutality cases against Rikers Island guards has added fuel to a growing debate on whether New York City's notoriously violent jail complex has become so dysfunctional it should be shut down. At least 35 staff members at Rikers have faced criminal charges in the past three years, including 13 for assault or attempted assault.

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  4. CIA hacks - why worry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Castanet.net

    So, you use messaging apps like WhatsApp or Signal or have smart TVs and PCs. Should you worry that the CIA is listening to your conversations? The short answer is no.

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  5. Shia LaBeouf relocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Castanet.net

    The 30-year-old Transformers star joined forces with artistic collaborators Luke Turner and Nastja Sade Ronkko to launch the four-year art project HEWILLNOTDIVIDE.US on 20 January " the day Trump was inaugurated into office as the 45th President of the United States. The interactive installation based outside the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, New York featured a live-stream broadcast where people were encouraged to face the camera to state "he will not divide us."

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  6. Lohan 'educating herself'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Castanet.net

    Lindsay Lohan's friends have denied reports she has converted to Islam, but revealed the actress is "educating herself" about the religion. The actress sparked claims she may have had a religious awakening when she deleted all her posts on Instagram and used Arabic greeting "Alaikum salam" , which translates as "and unto you peace", for her profile on the photo-sharing site.

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  7. Dozen stores burn in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Castanet.net

    A fire has raged through more than a dozen storefronts on a block in New York City, injuring three firefighters. The Fire Department of New York says about 180 firefighters were called to the blaze Friday night in the Kew Gardens neighbourhood in Queens.

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  8. Rock Hall of Fame inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Castanet.net

    According to a statement released by the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on Tuesday , the six acts will enter the prestigious group at the Rock Hall's 32nd annual induction ceremony at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on 7 April next year. The 2017 selected group were chosen out of 19 nominees by more than 900 music industry voters in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation, and all of the inductees were first time nominees with the exception of Yes.

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  9. Kanye offering free ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Castanet.net

    Kanye West is offering free tickets to his rescheduled Los Angeles concert to children in inner-city schools and music programs in the area. The Stronger star headlined The Forum in Inglewood near Los Angeles six times on his Saint Pablo tour and during his last appearance on 3 November he lost his voice and decided to cut the show short.

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