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  1. Teen catches math error in golden ratio at Boston museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A 15-year-old high school student visiting Boston's Museum of Science has uncovered a math error in the golden ratio at a 34-year-old exhibit. Virginia resident Joseph Rosenfeld was visiting the museum on a recent family trip when he saw something that appeared wrong with the equation.

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  2. Rain makes annual Detroit-area Mud Day for kids even muddierRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Caprise Debose, left, and Kaliyah Watson, of Westland, play together during the annual Mud Day at Nankin Mills Park in Westland, Mich. on Tuesday, July 7, 2015.

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  3. All It Takes to Steal $75K From Walmart Is a UniformRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WGMZ-FM Gadsden

    A Bristow, Oklahoma, Walmart was robbed of $75,000 on Saturday morning by a man who police think carried no weapon and dished out no threats. How he pulled it off: He posed as a Loomis employee and acted as if he was there on the armored transport company's behalf to pick up the store's bank deposit . 3 comments

  4. African game-hunters defend the right to shootRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    Adri Kitshoff aims her gun at the antelope and pulls the trigger. Killed in an instant, the animal collapses to the ground.

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  5. A crumbling Moorish dream gets resurrected - in Opa-locka, FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    The idea was to conjure up a slice of Middle Eastern splendor, in Florida. Up went minarets and pastel-colored domes, and streets got names like Ali Baba and Aladdin.

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  6. Pakistan mechanic says blindness no roadblockRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    As a boy, Asif Patel would take apart toys and transistor radios, relying only on his sense of touch to rebuild them, having been robbed of his sight by a rare condition that meant he was born without eyes. Now a renowned mechanic with his own workshop in Pakistan's sprawling metropolis of Karachi, Patel's story is a rare tale of success in a country which offers few opportunities for the blind.

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  7. The Weirdest Thing I Ever Did For MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    There's no shame. We've all been there: Young, broke, desperate, or all of the above.

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  8. Canadian Man Charged For "Balloon Chair" Flight Over City'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsRadio540.com

    A Canadian man's business marketing stunt is likely to cost him a lot more money than he planned to spend. Daniel Boria is charged with mischief after tying more than 100 helium-filled balloons to a garden chair and flying over Calgary in the western province of Alberta. 2 comments

  9. 'Up'-like stunt goes awry for balloon lawn-chair pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    In a real-life marketing stunt similar to a sequence in the Pixar movie "Up," a man floated away in a lawn chair tied to balloons. In a stunt reminiscent of the Pixar movie "Up," a man in Calgary strapped 120 oversized helium party balloons to a $20 lawn chair and floated over the city's famous Stampede.

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  10. Bankers Canned for 'Team-Building' ISIS VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Magic 98.3 Columbus

    If you're scratching your head trying to figure out how making a mock ISIS execution video is positive in any way, much less as a valuable team-building exercise, you and HSBC management are on the same page. The bank has fired six UK employees for doing just that after they reportedly shot the video, then uploaded it to Instagram , reports the Guardian .

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  11. Paula Deen tweets photo of son in brownfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Deen, who seemingly has the sensitivity of someone shot full of Novocain, tweeted a photo of herself and her 45-year-old son Bobby on Tuesday, according to the New York Daily News. Supposedly a throwback Tuesday photo , the picture showed 68-year-old Deen dressed like Lucille Ball in "I Love Lucy."

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  12. LeBron James hosting movie screening in Ohio hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    The NBA superstar is hosting a private screening of "Trainwreck," a new comedy in which he plays himself in a supporting role as the best friend of star Bill Hader. James is showing the movie to family and friends in Akron on Friday, a few days before its premiere in New York.

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  13. Whoopi Goldberg still defending Bill CosbyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Recently unsealed testimony from a 2005 lawsuit against Cosby by one of his alleged victims shows the comedian admitted he gave women drugs in order to have sex with them, which dozens of women have alleged since last year. The lawsuit was settled before it went to trial.

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  14. Book Review - The Father Capranica Mysteries: Stories of the Strange and SupernaturalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    I had recently positively reviewed Fr. Mike Driscol's Demons, Deliverance, Discernment : Separating Fact from Fiction about the Spirit World .

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  15. Prizes, parties and volunteering put Centerra Homes on Austin's Best Places to WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Editor's note: We're counting down the 70 companies that placed in the 2015 Austin Business Journal Best Places to Work contest . Last week, we looked at how the top-ranked companies in each category stacked up.

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    3 hrs ago | WTKS-AM Savannah

    A Canadian man's business marketing stunt is likely to cost him a lot more money than he planned to spend. Daniel Boria is charged with mischief after tying more than 100 helium-filled balloons to a garden chair and flying over Calgary in the western province of Alberta.

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  17. McAdams Reportedly Up for Marvel's Doctor StrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IGN

    According to Heroic Hollywood , the actress -- currently seen on the second season of the HBO cop series -- has been offered the female lead in Marvel Studios ' Doctor Strange movie. The site didn't specify which character McAdams may play if she accepts the offer, but Clea would seem like a reasonable guess.

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  18. Split-colored lobster caught off Maine, 1 in 50 million findRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The Press Herald reports that the unusual lobster arrived last week at Pine Point Fisherman's Co-Op in Scarborough. According to research by the Lobster Institute, the chance of finding a split-colored lobster is one in 50 million.

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  19. Police seek help after nut theft, post mug shot of squirrelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Police in suburban Detroit are having a little fun while asking for help from the public in figuring out who swiped roughly 28,000 pounds of packaged nuts. The Shelby Township Police Department says a truck and trailer packed with 18 pallets of walnuts and other snack nuts were taken the weekend of June 27. Police say the truck and trailer were found July 1 in Detroit, but the nuts worth more than $128,000 were gone. 1 comment

  20. Woman arrested after calling 911 with Chinese food complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Police say the 44-year-old Alliance woman called the emergency number late Monday afternoon to say the Chinese food she'd ordered from a local restaurant was "not up to par for her liking." After police determined the woman had no real emergency, she was arrested and charged with misuse of 911, a misdemeanor.

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