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  1. He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    In this Monday, July 25, 2016 photo, skydiver Luke Aikins prepares his parachute during his training in Simi Valley, Calif. After months of training, this elite skydiver says he's ready to leave his chute in the plane when he bails out 25,000 feet above Simi Valley on Saturday.

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  2. Twitter's verdict on Clinton's VP: 'Tim Kaine is a sentient dad joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KPIC

    As Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine delivered his questionably accurate impersonation of Donald Trump on the convention stage Wednesday night, social media users had their best opportunity yet to assess the Virginia senator in his pure, unfiltered form. The speech led Twitter users to posit countless variations on the premise that Kaine is an extraordinarily nice but exceedingly boring man with the lame sense of humor of a suburban father.

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  3. Strange smell leads to suspected illegal grow in Pueblo Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Pueblo County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Franco Munch, 36, after a concerned citizen called the 911 center to report a strong odor of skunk. Munch said all the plants were his and admitted they exceeded his plant count permissions.

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  4. Brave Rooster Struts Proudly Despite Having No FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Weird Asia News

    ... or at least find the good in bad situations. Although it may seem hard to believe, a rooster in China has found a weird way to convey that sentiment to that nation's residents. A 47-year-old woman identified only by her last name, Cheng, lives alone ...

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  5. A sign warning of the danger of snakes in Icheon, South Korea. Photo: Andrew Redington/Getty ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    North Korea accuses south's National Intelligence Service of using snakes as part of a 'cunning scheme' to challenge the nation's unity The dispute between the two Korean nations took a really odd turn when North Korea accused their southern counterpart of releasing deadly snakes along the border. The Guardian reports that Pyongyang has told its military personnel to be wary of the serpents, as they were allegedly released by the South's spy agency to cause chaos.

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  6. The Bachelor's Janey jokes about her bizarre debut as she dresses up as The Little MermaidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'I thought this was a spelling bee?' Children's entertainer Janey jokes about her bizarre Bachelor debut as she dresses up as Princess Elsa and The Little Mermaid The Bachelor contestant Janey certainly made a big - if not bizarre - impression on the debut episode of the show on Wednesday. And the colourful character made a joke about her time on the show, taking to Facebook that same night, writing: 'Wait...I thought this was [a] spelling bee?' It comes as the children's entertainer also dressed up as popular Disney character The Little Mermaid and Princess Elsa, sharing some fun images to Facebook.

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  7. Couple uses 'political dummies' to mobilize votersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KPIC

    Riding as passengers in a yellow Volkswagen Beetle, dummy versions of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton present a unified message. Wednesday afternoon, the car sat parked on a street by the National Constitution Center as Phil and Betty McGarrigan prepared for a day of greeting passersby who stopped to take photos with the faux political candidates.

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  8. Donald Trump never tires of winning, and other news from his Reddit AMARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KPIC

    While in flight to a rally in Toledo Wednesday night, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump conducted a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" session, although it turned out users could not, in fact, ask him anything. The chat took place on the /r/The_Donald subreddit , where moderators imposed restrictions on posts "to keep our community free from troublemakers."

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  9. China asks Vietnam to investigate defaced passportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    China is asking Vietnam to investigate reports that a border agent at the Ho Chi Minh City airport defaced a Chinese passport. Images in state media reports show the words "f--- you" scribbled twice over maps of the contested South China Sea.

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  10. Weird worlds: - Black Market' and - Eraserhead'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boston.com

    If your TV diet for the past few weeks has been nothing but fatty political filler, consider this proposed night parked in front of Viceland a kind of master cleanse. Tonight is a great chance to catch up on this gripping docu-series hosted by Michael K. Williams as he delves into all manner of illicit dealings.

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  11. Police Release Photo Of Credit Card Fraud SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    5 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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  12. Two besties have given each other the same birthday card for 47 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    HelloGiggles reported that one Redditor who goes by LincolnsLostSpeach had an interesting lineage to share about a 47-year-old birthday card. "So over the past 47 years my fiance's uncle and his cousin have been passing the same card back and forth," the user posted .

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  13. Two Perth men on run from police after bizarre towing pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Two men are on the run from police after failing to pull over while towing a motorcycle, strapped to a car by rope, in Perth's northern suburbs early on Thursday morning.

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  14. Gopher Baseball Camp Teaches Success With Game Based On FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 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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  15. Man accused of throwing batarang at police SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KPIC

    Police were called to a Capitol Hill bar on Monday night after an employee was threatened by a man carrying an "improvised spear" consisting of a knife on a metal pole. Officers chased the suspect, who threw "a sharp, Batman-style throwing star" at a police SUV, according to a press release. 3 comments

  16. Ready To Start Your School Shopping? Expert Says It's TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 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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  17. Police: Bridal shop co-owner stood naked in store windowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The co-owner of a bridal shop has been charged with indecent exposure after three women reported him standing naked next to mannequins in the store's display window. Authorities said three women saw him on July 20 at One Enchanted Evening, in Zelienople , Pennsylvania, which offers bridal, prom and pageant fashions.

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  18. An image from the book Out of Season: The Vanishing Architecture of the Wildwoods.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... They are nostalgia, reminding us of a simpler, more optimistic time." To find out more about the Wildwoods and its weird and wonderful motels online, visit www.doowopstuff.com and www.doowopusa.org , home of the Doo Wop Preservation League. Travels ...

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  19. Va. man pulled over, charged for using dummy passenger in I-66 HOV laneRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KPIC

    A man was pulled over for driving with a dummy passenger in the HOV lanes on Interstate 66 in Fairfax County, Va., Tuesday afternoon, police report . The lifelike-looking dummy, who was seated in the passenger seat with his seat belt on, was wearing a blonde wig and was dressed professionally.

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  20. Gaming Grandma: Shirley Curry goes viral with her love of SkyrimRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KPIC

    A new video of Shirley Curry has already gone viral on Facebook with more than 2 million views and over 30 thousand shares. "One of my sons gave me my first computer and he gave me a game, and he taught me how to use both and I got so addicted, I was playing that game day and night, day and night.

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