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  1. Giant Mountains on Venus May Help Explain Bizarre CloudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Scientific American

    Venus' atmosphere is made up almost completely of carbon dioxide, creating an extreme version of the greenhouse effect that warms Earth. Credit: SSV, MIPL, Magellan Team, NASA The mountains in Venus' Aphrodite Terra region may prompt the strange weather patterns observed in the thick cloud layer near the top of the planet's insufferable atmosphere, new research shows.

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  2. The mysterious mini alien solar system: Astronomers baffled by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Mail

    Located about 1,100 light years away, Kepler-80, named for the NASA telescope that discovered it, features five small planets orbiting in extreme proximity to their star. Kepler scientists found that all five planets orbit in an area about 150 times smaller than the Earth's orbit around the Sun, with 'years' of about one, three, four, seven and nine days.

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  3. Local comedy troupe HumanTown unleashes offbeat brand of humour across CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Georgia Straight

    What's a succinct way to describe local comedy group HumanTown 's signature brand of humour? "Can we swear?" Daniel Doheny, one-sixth of the all-male troupe, asks the Straight . To be sure, the word "fucked" is followed by an implicit "up" in this sense and refers to Urban Dictionary's fifth most popular definition of the phrase: "crazy, weird, not right".

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  4. 5 Things You Didn't Know About Sen. Tim KaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | 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. Police Find Package of MarijuanaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | NBC Dallas

    Police in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania, are looking for the owner of a package of marijuana mistakenly left at the wrong resident's home. Earlier this week, a resident called the police department when they received a package they were not expecting, police said. 24 comments

  6. Funeral held for officer targeted in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | SFGate

    Dechia Gerald, wife of slain Baton Rouge police officer Matthew Gerald, kisses her daughter Fynleigh, as her other daughter Dawclyn, left, cries, while Gerald's casket is loaded into a hearse, after funeral services at the Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge, La., Friday, July 22, 2016. Multiple police officers were killed and wounded Sunday morning in a shooting near a gas station in Baton Rouge, less than two weeks after a black man was shot and killed by police here, sparking nightly protests across the city.

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  7. County Officials Investigating Yellow Substance in Douglas Park CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | ARLnow.com

    The Arlington County Fire Department was called to investigate a yellow substance in a portion of the creek behind The Brittany condominium complex at 4500 S Four Mile Run Drive around 2:35 p.m. this afternoon. "We don't know how long it had been there," said DES staffer Mark Wisdom.

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  8. Novelist carries out bank raid same as plot of one of his booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    A novelist who penned a story about a failed bank raid is to stand trial in Germany for carrying out a heist identical to the one he wrote about. Like the character in his book the writer found himself struggling to make ends meet and so decided to rob a bank.

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  9. Weird 5 mins ago 1:35 p.m.Too busy for Pok mon? These entrepreneurs will pay for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Too busy with your real life to play the hit augmented reality game "Pokemon Go"? For a price, some entrepreneurs will play the game for you. New ads are popping up on Craigslist nearly every day from people who say they will log on to your "Pokemon Go" account and effectively run up your score while you are stuck at work or sitting in class.

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  10. The Strange Death of Jose de JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | National Public Radio

    In part two of our two-part special, we continue our investigation into the death of a man in a U.S. immigration detention center, examining surveillance video and other clues about what happened. Please keep your community civil.

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  11. Amanda Horvath and Courtney Mack to Star in Underscore Theatre's Tonya and Nancy: the Rock OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Underscore Theatre Company, in association with Harborside Films, is pleased to present the Chicago premiere of TONYA AND NANCY: THE ROCK OPERA, a dark musical comedy based on the infamous 1990's Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan "knee whack" ice skating scandal. With book and lyrics by Elizabeth Searle , music by Michael Teoli , direction and choreography by Jon Martinez and musical direction by Aaron Benham , TONYA AND NANCY will play November 25 - December 30, 2016 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago.

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  12. Leaked E-Mail Shows Top DNC Official's Interest In Whether Bernie Sanders Believes In A GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Smoking Gun

    Included in the nearly 20,000 Democratic National Committee e-mails posted today by Wikileaks is a recent request from a top party official Seen below, the May 5 e-mail from Brad Marshall, the DNC's chief financial officer, was addressed to three fellow staffers, including Amy Dacey, the party's chief executive officer. Writing in advance of the West Virginia and Kentucky Democratic presidential primaries, Marshall asked, "can we get someone to ask his belief.

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  13. One Weird Trick That Will Sell Your Tax Increase to the PublicRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Coyote Blog

    Here is the trick: You want a tax increase for X. The public is never going to approve of raising taxes for X. So you bundle 95% X with 5% Y, Y being something the public is really excited about. As much as possible, you never mention X in any discussion of the tax increase, despite most of the funds being dedicated to X, and instead focus solely on Y. If history is any guide, you will get your tax increase.

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  14. Holy Crap These 33 Shocking Photos Are Completely Unedited... And It's CrazyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Offbeat

    Photoshop can remove wrinkles and cellulite, or add people to faraway lands they've never visited. Anything's the limit.

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  15. 31 Hilarious Times Twitter Came Up With The Funniest Jokes About MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Offbeat

    Moms may each be unique and wonderful snowflakes, but some things are universal -- such as the potential for moms, or those making fun of them, to be absolutely hilarious. Here are 31 hysterically funny times twitter absolutely got it right when it came to moms. Start Slideshow

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  16. EMS Ghouls Competed In 'Selfie War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Smoking Gun

    JULY 22--Two EMS workers were charged yesterday with engaging in a "selfie war" during which they competed to see who could take the best photos with patients that were intubated, unconscious, sedated, or drunk, according to Florida investigators. The paramedics took dozens of "unprofessional and compromising" photos inside ambulances for "entertainment and amusement purposes," and even showed the images to fellow workers, several of whom subsequently cooperated with law enforcement authorities.

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  17. Bulls escape slaughterhouse, run on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Two bulls wreaked havoc in West Baltimore early Friday morning after breaking loose from their enclosure, CBS station WJZ-TV reports . The animals escaped from a slaughterhouse and were later spotted at the Penn Square apartment complex across the street.

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  18. The ISIS fashion police: Terror group publishes bizarre photos of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Mail

    Comedian-in-chief Trump goes after 'boring' Ted Cruz whose endorsement 'he won't accept' before linking his father to the assassination of JFK AGAIN in wild, joke-filled final RNC speech 'Believe me!': Trump vows to fix America's crime, immigration, trade, manufacturing industry and place in the world in epic acceptance speech Elizabeth is OUT: Warren rules herself out of Hillary VP race as Clinton teases she could reveal running mate TODAY I'm with you...as long as you're not black, gay, Muslim, Latino or a woman: Hillary and Bernie team up to troll Trump on Twitter during Republican's convention speech 'A thin-skinned, authoritarian, tyrant narcissist': Jon Stewart launches furious attack on Donald Trump before slamming his RNC supporters' 'bulls***' Blue Lives Matter placards 'It looks like she's in a shampoo ad!' Twitter pokes fun at Ivanka Trump after becoming distracted from her ... (more)

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  19. When there's something strange in the neighborhood, who ya gonna call? The neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Arizona Republic

    There was a ghost in Thomas' bedroom. He was sure of it. It turned out all he needed was a ghostbuster ... and his mom.

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  20. Nashville woman pulls Houdini act while shackled in moving cruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KBCI CBS 2

    According to the arrest affidavit, 19-year-old Sharon Mendoza was being transported to booking when she "proceeded to slip her handcuffs and place them in front of her body." After skinning the handcuffs, Mendoza jumped out of the back passenger window of the police cruiser near the Woodland Street Bridge and took off running.

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