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  1. Space Station's New Experiment: Aging WhiskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 97.1 ZHT

    Just imagine what Don Draper could do in the ad pitch: Renowned Japanese whisky maker Suntory is sending up booze to age for at least a year on the International Space Station, reports the Wall Street Journal . The idea is to see what effect zero gravity has on the process, with the best guess being that it will result in a mellower drink. 1 comment

  2. Check out this beautiful book collecting Adventure Time's bizarre title card artRead the original story

    Yesterday | Polygon

    Fans of Adventure Time will readily admit that the show is equal parts funny, artsy and spooky. In fact, that's why they like it so much.

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  3. Rowdy Roddy Piper dies at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The York Daily Record

    Former professional wrestlers Ric Flair looks on as WWE Superstar Chris Jericho gets pummeled on the ropes by 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper. Ricky 'The Dragon' Steamboat and Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka look on during WrestleMania 25 at Reliant Stadium on April 5, 2009 in Houston, Texas.

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  4. Jail inmate in Arizona pulls eye out of its socketRead the original story

    Friday | US News & World Report

    A jail inmate in Arizona is hospitalized after authorities say he pulled one of his eyeballs out of its socket. Sheriff's officials in Pinal County, just southeast of Phoenix, say Colin Corkhill, of Scottsdale, was booked into jail Wednesday on suspicion of attempted murder, auto theft, aggravated assault and resisting arrest.

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  5. Strange old Ashes continues between two imperfect sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    Another Ashes Test, another head-shaking end at an unexpected time. From high in the South Stand, the view late on day three is of an empty green expanse enjoying the attention of the sunlight that has until now been a reluctant attendee at the match.

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  6. FIFA receives Russia response on bizarre ban on Frimpong despite racist abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    FIFA is studying the Russian Football Union 's response to their bizarre decision of banning Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong following a recent racial abuse he suffered while his attackers were left unpunished, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. The world governing has received the RFU's response to the query by FIFA following the global outcry over the decision to slap the Ghanaian with a two-match ban when he was the victim of a vile racist abuse during a Russian league match two weeks ago.

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  7. Streetscapes: Dinkytown manages to stay weird, despite changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Gallery: October 2, 1973 A small campus shopping center is almost completed at 5th St. and 14th Av. SE. in Dinkytown.

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  8. McCoy: Private party wasn't 'weird orgy thing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Sports

    ... When he showed up for Bills training camp, you knew people were gonna ask about it. Don't worry everyone: it's not "a weird orgy thing." Full quote from McCoy: "...I should have never posted it and I take blame for it. But for the record, it was no ...

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  9. Doc Accused of Dirt TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | NBC Miami

    A northern California man was arrested on suspicion of practicing medicine unlawfully after authorities say he treated a woman in late stage cancer with a "baggie of dirt." The Ventura County Interagency Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit and the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office arrested Vincent Gammill, 69, of El Cerrito, on July 9 at his office in Richmond on charges of practicing medicine without a license, dependent adult abuse and furnishing dangerous drugs without a license.

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  10. Local Favorite Tom Lehman Leads 3M ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  11. Charges: Woman, 71, Bilked From Estate SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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. Nasa reveals strange space peanut asteroid that passed Earth last weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    The bizarrely-shaped asteroid appears to be what is known as a contact binary, which is an asteroid with two lobes that are stuck together. The images show the rotation of the space rock, named 1999 JD6, which made its closest approach on July 24 at 9:55 p.m. PDT .

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  13. Japanese maker Suntory is sending up samples to see how they turn outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WMSI, MISS 103, Jackson, Mississippi

    Just imagine what Don Draper could do in the ad pitch: Renowned Japanese whisky maker Suntory is sending up booze to age for at least a year on the International Space Station, reports the Wall Street Journal . The idea is to see what effect zero gravity has on the process, with the best guess being that it will result in a mellower drink.

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  14. Texas man shoots armadillo, gets hit in face by bullet ricochetRead the original story

    Friday | Yahoo!

    An East Texas man was wounded after he fired a gun at an armadillo in his yard and the bullet ricocheted back to hit him in his face, the county sheriff said on Friday. Cass County Sheriff Larry Rowe said the man, who was not identified, went outside his home in Marietta, southwest of Texarkana, at around 3 a.m. on Thursday morning.

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  15. Nick Gordon begs to attend Bobbi Kristina Brown's funeral amid turmoilRead the original story

    Friday | The York Daily Record

    Nick Gordon reportedly begged Bobby Brown and Pat Houston in an email for permission to attend Bobbi Kristina Brown's funeral this weekend. People said it obtained a copy of the email, which reads, "I'm asking you both for your blessing in regards to me attending Krissi's funeral.

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  16. Mailman Sends Books To Young BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC2 Maryland

    Most people don't anticipate being inspired when they check the mail. But one mailman decided to take action when he met a boy who asked him for his extra mail.

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  17. 102 cats seized from Florida woman's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The 62-year-old woman was released from the Marion County jail on $2,000 bond. SUMMERFIELD, Fla.

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  18. Alabama's Meth Lab Law, Abortion Rights and the Strange Case of Jane DoeRead the original story

    Friday | Health News Digest

    Authorities in northern Alabama have denied a 29-year-old pregnant inmate in the local jail -- accused of exposing her fetus to drugs -- the right to have an abortion. In doing so, they have pushed the abortion wars into uncharted territory and highlighted just how central the issue of drug use in pregnancy has become to the battle over Roe v.

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  19. Woman sues credit reporting firms for declaring her deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | El Paso Times

    A 40-year-old St. Louis woman isn't dead, but she said she spent months trying to convince credit reporting agencies that she's alive. Alexandria Goree is suing Experian, TransUnion and Equifax over the glitch, contending that it was difficult to get loans or a new home, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. 1 comment

  20. Woman sues credit reporting firms for declaring her deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    A 40-year-old St. Louis woman isn't dead, but she said she spent months trying to convince credit reporting agencies that she's alive. Alexandria Goree is suing Experian, TransUnion and Equifax over the glitch, contending that it was difficult to get loans or a new home, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. 1 comment