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180,000-karat gem sparks international debate

180,000-karat gem sparks international debateOne of the largest and rarest gems in the world is at the center of a court battle in Los Angeles. Several people are staking a claim to the 840-pound emerald.
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Taco Cabana customers say they were forced to eat outside

Taco Cabana customers say they were forced to eat outsideThe CEO of Taco Cabana met with members of a Hispanic action group on Sunday afternoon, after the company caught wind of an online video showing four Hispanic males eating in a parking lot after they say they were forced to leave one of the chain's locations.
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Dad mistakenly eats daughter's pot brownies, fears stroke

Dad mistakenly eats daughter's pot brownies, fears strokedad thought he was having a stroke after eating several brownies that his teenage daughter had baked the previous night.
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Police: Driver follows GPS off bridge ramp; wife dies

Police: Driver follows GPS off bridge ramp; wife diesPolice say a driver apparently was following GPS navigation when he drove off the ramp to a demolished bridge that had been closed since 2009, killing his wife.
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Entertainment

WATCH: Crazy feeding piranhas in Brazil

WATCH: Crazy feeding piranhas in BrazilThis scary video from Joao Antonio Cruz Junior shows just how insatiable an appetite piranhas have for meat.
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Florida

Florida's odd bills: Toilets, lingerie, shacking up

Florida's odd bills: Toilets, lingerie, shacking upFlorida legislators filed more than 1,700 bills for consideration during their two-month session that ends in May.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3AM slushie

Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3AM slushieA 4-year-old girl has grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in search of a snack.
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  • 2 days ago
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Monkey babysitting a group of puppies

Monkey babysitting a group of puppiesOne can only handle so much cuteness before it becomes a bit overwhelming.
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Oregon's pink chicken mystery solved; owner explains

Oregon's pink chicken mystery solved; owner explainsOwner Bruce Whitman of Portland says the prank succeeded beyond his wildest hopes. In his words, "I didn't expect to get this many people to smile."
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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Colorado mom, daughter victims of 'digital kidnapping'

Colorado mom, daughter victims of 'digital kidnapping'A Colorado mom says an acquaintance and Facebook friend lifted photos of her daughter, husband and even sister off of her page and posted them to other social media sites as if they were her own.
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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Pink chickens intended to 'make people smile'

Pink chickens intended to 'make people smile'The owner of the mysterious pink chickens has come forward.
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Russian goalie hit in head with flare

Russian goalie hit in head with flareA soccer goalie was hit in the head with a flare during a match between Russia and Montenegro.
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Plane lands, then takes off on highway

Plane lands, then takes off on highwayEmergency officials closed the stretch of highway off to traffic while the Cessna resumed its interrupted flight to Charleston, SC.
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Congresswoman's epic parking fail

Congresswoman's epic parking failD.C. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton is popular on social media this week due to a bad parking job.
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Entertainment

Hotel wakes up Spring Breakers with 'The Lion King'

Hotel wakes up Spring Breakers with 'The Lion King'Every morning during Spring Break, the Holiday Inn in Panama City Beach plays 'The Circle of Life' from the Disney classic The Lion King to help wake-up sleepy hotel guests.
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Local

Gator devours massive turtle on FL golf course!

Gator devours massive turtle on FL golf course!The Myakka Pines Golf Club is back in the news, after they shared some photos on their Facebook page of an alligator devouring a massive turtle!
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D.A. explains 'life' charges for supermarket vandalism

D.A. explains 'life' charges for supermarket vandalismFour of the five teens, all but one of them girls, could potentially face life in prison for the Feb. 11 rampage at a California grocery store.
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Florida

Would-be bank robber was drunk, arrived by cab, police say

Would-be bank robber was drunk, arrived by cab, police sayStanley Geddie arrived by taxicab and was drunk during an attempted heist of a Tallahassee bank Wednesday afternoon, police say.
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Entertainment

McDonald's introduces new Big Mac fashion line

McDonald's introduces new Big Mac fashion lineGiant fast food chain McDonalds hopes you love their food so much, you'll want to wear it!
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Goats gone wild! Police nab herd on the lam

Goats gone wild! Police nab herd on the lamIn a case of goats gone wild, police here said they took 10 of the mammals into custody Thursday after a brief hoof chase.
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Big fan of Big Macs? Show it with your clothes

Big fan of Big Macs? Show it with your clothesDo you like Big Macs enough to wear Big Mac clothing?
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North Texas contractor calls tree root find a 'miracle'

North Texas contractor calls tree root find a 'miracle'A contractor out on a job dug up what he believes is a miracle and message from God. Now he wants to share it with everyone.
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Plastic jug removed from starving dog's head

Plastic jug removed from starving dog's headA wayward black lab is alive, thanks in no small part to three southern Minnesota residents who captured the scared animal and pulled a plastic jug off his head.
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Broken traffic signal flips off pedestrians

Broken traffic signal flips off pedestriansThe city on Thursday fixed a traffic signal on South College Avenue that was giving pedestrians an obscene hand gesture instead of an order to stop.
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Cemetery repeatedly calls dead Florida man

Cemetery repeatedly calls dead Florida manShortly before dying of lung cancer in 2010, Bruce Abare requested that he be cremated and interred at Fountainhead Memorial Park, a cemetery the 51-year-old drove past every day while working as a postal carrier.
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Man sets world record with beard, toothpicks

Man sets world record with beard, toothpicksVoorhees resident Jeff Langum has held the title of the world's best natural full beard since November 2013.
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Woman convicted in bacon-burger brouhaha at drive-thru

Woman convicted in bacon-burger brouhaha at drive-thruShe didn't get bacon on her burger so she fired a shot through a restaurant.
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Man sets world record with beard, toothpicks

Man sets world record with beard, toothpicksNew Jersey resident Jeff Langum has held the title of the world's best natural full beard since November 2013.
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Police: Airline worker stole cash from Newark passenger

Police: Airline worker stole cash from Newark passengerA United Airlines ramp worker has been accused of stealing more than $575 from a passenger's wallet at a Newark airport security checkpoint.
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Reward raised to $13K to find men who beheaded goat

Reward raised to $13K to find men who beheaded goatA Louisiana animal rescue group is offering a $13,000 reward as part of a probe into a goat beheading, the second incident officials have discovered in the past two months, the group said Wednesday.
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News

Guys start drinking in England... end up in Thailand

Guys start drinking in England... end up in ThailandGuys start their night drinking in England, end up 6,750 miles away in Thailand
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Florida

WATCH: Man on 'Flakka' impaled while trying to climb fence

WATCH: Man on 'Flakka' impaled while trying to climb fenceOn Sunday, a man told police he just smoked Flakka before being impaled while trying to scale the fence around the department.
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WATCH: Sinkhole swallows bus

WATCH: Sinkhole swallows busA bus fell into a sinkhole and then a river in the Para state in Brazil.
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Saran wrap bandits damage car on Idaho interstate

Saran wrap bandits damage car on Idaho interstateA physics teacher from Washington State University looked into what would happen if a motorcycle hit saran wrap strung across the highway.
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Baseball

Brewers create 'Inside the Park Nachos"

Brewers create 'Inside the Park Nachos"Have you ever wondered if you could get all the goodness of nachos on a stick? Well now you can.
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Pets

Watch this dog who was left for dead make a miracle recovery

Watch this dog who was left for dead make a miracle recoveryA puppy was "brutalized and thrown 30 feet" into a Los Angeles canal and left to die.
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Stolen rabbits returned, thieves leave note full of misspellings

Stolen rabbits returned, thieves leave note full of misspellingsWith Easter just a few days away, a bunny burglary was no joke for kids at the Valle Verde Children's Center at Walnut Creek.
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WATCH: Flood waters almost flush man down storm drain

WATCH: Flood waters almost flush man down storm drainA motorcyclist in Brazil, who fell into a flooded street, was dragged towards an uncovered manhole.
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Taco Cabana customers told to eat in parking lot

Taco Cabana customers told to eat in parking lotTaco Cabana customers allege they were told to eat in parking lot.
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Cemetery repeatedly calls dead Florida man

Cemetery repeatedly calls dead Florida manShortly before dying of lung cancer in 2010, Bruce Abare requested that he be cremated and interred at Fountainhead Memorial Park, a cemetery the 51-year-old drove past every day while working as a postal carrier.
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Pets

This Puppy's Story Will Break Your Heart, Then Fill it With Love

This Puppy's Story Will Break Your Heart, Then Fill it With LoveHope For Paws helped to rescue Jordan, an abandoned puppy that had the signs of coming fom an abused home. Jordan was able to find happiness with his adopted family, and the grin on his face as he frolics throughout the farm will warm your heart.
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Weird News

WATCH: Man on 'Flakka' impaled while trying to climb fence

WATCH: Man on 'Flakka' impaled while trying to climb fenceOn Sunday, a man told police he just smoked Flakka before being impaled while trying to scale the fence around the department.
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WATCH: Man survives falling between cars of departing Metro train

WATCH: Man survives falling between cars of departing Metro trainA man who fell between two Metro cars just before the train departed the station survived without suffering serious injuries, according to WMATA.
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WATCH: Bales of marijuana thrown in police chase

WATCH: Bales of marijuana thrown in police chaseThe officer attempted to pull the vehicle over, but the Trailblazer sped off reaching speeds of up to 100 mph. The occupants of the White Trailblazer then started throwing bales of marijuana out of the vehicle and onto the roadway, in order to hinde
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6th grader records teacher's profanity-laced lecture

6th grader records teacher's profanity-laced lectureA Texas teacher is on administrative leave after delivering a profanity-laced lecture to a sixth grade glass.
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Rare goblin shark found in Australia

Rare goblin shark found in AustraliaA goblin shark, a rare sea creature described as an 'alien of the deep' is found off Australia and delivered to the Australian Museum in Sydney. Video provided by AFP
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Dance teacher fired over 'Blurred Lines' performance

Dance teacher fired over 'Blurred Lines' performanceA former high school dance instructor, who was fired after her team performed to 'Blurred Lines,' filed a gender discrimination suit against the district alleging male coaches were allowed to play questionable music without reprimand.
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WATCH: Skydiver rescued by instructor after seizure

WATCH: Skydiver rescued by instructor after seizureThe man you can see skydiving started having a seizure while he was falling. And the man wearing the camera, his instructor, had to try *twice to deploy his parachute for him.
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Entertainment

#LlamaDrama nearly breaks the internet

#LlamaDrama nearly breaks the internetTwo therapy llamas on the loose in an Arizona retirement community were lassoed into internet fame after escaping their owner.
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Entertainment

Trending on the Internet: What color is this dress?

Trending on the Internet: What color is this dress?After a day filled with school closing tweets and llama tweets, the one other thing that showed up on the internet Thursday was a battle over a dress.
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Video of Atlanta woman's beating uploaded to internet

Video of Atlanta woman's beating uploaded to internetAtlanta Police are investigating a brutal attack of a woman who says her two best friends turned on her and beat her for nearly two hours.
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Woman beat up after sitting on friend's hamburger

Woman beat up after sitting on friend's hamburgerAn Atlanta woman was brutally beaten by her friends for two hours after sitting on one of their hamburgers.
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Entertainment

Big Mac Lovers Bid $18,000 for Bottle of Special Sauce

Big Mac Lovers Bid $18,000 for Bottle of Special SauceMcDonald's is auctioning limited edition bottles of its 'Special Sauce' on e-Bay for charity. As Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) tells us, the bidding may make McDonald's consider selling more than 200 bottles.
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  • 1 month ago
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Rob Ford's crack tie is selling for big bucks on eBay

Rob Ford's crack tie is selling for big bucks on eBayEx-Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's tie, which he wore when he admitted to smoking crack cocaine, is fetching big bucks on eBay. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more details.
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Farmer launches 'pig lard' skin care line

Farmer launches 'pig lard' skin care lineJames Henderson says his line of skin care products, which contains pig lard, helps heal wounds fast.
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California man selling pirate ship on Craigslist

California man selling pirate ship on CraigslistFor a small fee (relative to local Bay Area home prices), you can buy a ship equipped with a player piano in a saloon, a 3 inch-thick huge dining table made of rich mahogany, three bedrooms, a galley, and a full bar (obviously). It even comes with one of those big...
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Photos: Dog food crash

Photos: Dog food crashIn this photo released by the Washington State Patrol, bags of dog food are strewn about after a semi-truck crashed off Interstate 5 Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Fife, Wash. Trooper Guy Gill says the driver will be charged with negligent driving. He admitted he was...
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World record set for largest gathering of Santa's elves

World record set for largest gathering of Santa's elvesThe official tally came in at 1,762 elves, beating the previous record, which was set in the UK last year, by more than 600 people.
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Virgin Mary image appears in tree

Virgin Mary image appears in treeMany people in Polk City, Iowa says the image in the trunk of a tree looks like the mother Mary holding baby Jesus.
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Hotel goes for record for breakfast in bed

Hotel goes for record for breakfast in bed388 people climbed into bed at the Pudong Shangri-la Hotel in Shanghai, China, on Wednesday morning.
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