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This Man Called the Police Because His Girlfriend’s Cat Ate All the Bacon

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This Man Called the Police Because His Girlfriend’s Cat Ate All the Bacon
Operator: 'We don't arrest cats'
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See Cara Delevinge’s Response to John Green’s Essay Defending Her

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See Cara Delevinge’s Response to John Green’s Essay Defending Her
"I don’t feel like I need to apologize for being human.”
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How David Foster Wallace Explained Why He Wrote Infinite Jest

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How David Foster Wallace Explained Why He Wrote Infinite Jest
"In a time of unprecedented comfort and pleasure and ease, there was a real sort of sadness about the country," Wallace told TIME
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U.K. Government Grants Ai Weiwei 6-Month Visa

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U.K. Government Grants Ai Weiwei 6-Month Visa
The British government reportedly apologized to Ai in writing "for the inconvenience caused"
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Florida refuses to probe baby's death

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Florida refuses to probe baby's death
The state of Florida has declined to investigate a complaint from a mother whose baby died after heart surgery at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, which CNN found had a high mortality rate for pediatric open-heart surgeries from 2011 to 2013.


4 killed when jet crashes into car auction site at U.K. airfield

Witness says executive jet "nosedived into the cars and exploded on impact," engulfing the plane and several vehicles in flames

Discovery of plane debris could be from MH370

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Speculation about the fate of MH370 has been reignited after debris from a Boeing 777 was found on an island in the Indian Ocean

India, Bangladesh settle decades-old boundary dispute

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NEW DELHI (AP) — India says it has swapped more than 150 adversely-held enclaves with its small neighbor Bangladesh, settling a decades-old border dispute and ... more

Cameroon expels 2,000 Nigerians in fight against Boko Haram

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Cameroon expels 2,000 Nigerians in fight against Boko Haram
Yaoundé (AFP) - Cameroon has expelled more than 2,000 Nigerians who were living in the country illegally as part of new security measures intended to ... more

Hubble captures dying star

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Hubble captures dying star
Brooks HaysWASHINGTON, July 31 (UPI) -- A new image -- captured by the Hubble Space Telescope and released by NASA -- reveals a dying star ... more

How to make Chrome your default Windows 10 browser

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Mini review video: our verdict of Windows 10 in 45 seconds

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Rinkins Report: Noted Author and Speaker Touts Faith-Fueled Leadership

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In an increasingly diverse and competitive economic climate the demand for growth and results is insatiable and unwavering. Noted author and speaker Joshua Fredenburg travels ... more

Apple, BMW in courtship with an eye on car collaboration

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Apple, BMW in courtship with an eye on car collaboration
By Edward Taylor and Julia Love FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - BMW and Apple may rekindle a courtship put on hold after an exploratory visit by ... more

Apple, BMW in courtship with an eye on car collaboration

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FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - BMW and Apple may rekindle a courtship put on hold after an exploratory visit by executives of the world's top maker ... more

Facebook's giant drone will beam Internet to the world

The company's first solar-powered drone, with the wingspan of a Boeing 737, is ready for testing at 90,000 feet

Dramatic Hubble pic reveals an interstellar "lagoon"

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The image makes the Lagoon Nebula look tranquil, though it's anything but

Hackers gather to expose companies' weaknesses

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Hackers convene at a conference to help companies find their technological vulnerabilities

Facebook wants to provide global Internet access with drones

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Facebook has plans to provide global Internet access with airliner-sized drones

​4 ways the Blue Moon will disappoint you

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Friday's Blue Moon is special, but it might not be quite what you think; we clear up the myths and truths

West Ham’s Enner Valencia out with significant knee and ankle injuries

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West Ham’s Enner Valencia out with significant knee and ankle injuries
• Ecuador striker sustained injury in 2-2 draw with Astra Giurgiu• Valencia set to see specialist consultant on Monday morningThe West Ham striker Enner Valencia ... more

Cubs to acquire Dan Haren from Marlins

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The Chicago Cubs addressed their hole in the back end of the rotation less than three hours before Friday's 3 p.m. trade deadline.

Nancy Lieberman 'very honored' to join Sacramento Kings as assistant coach

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Nancy Lieberman 'very honored' to join Sacramento Kings as assistant coach
Hall of Famer joins George Karl’s staff in California’s state capital, joining Becky Hammon as another female assistant coach in the NBAHall of Famer Nancy ... more

Sport picture of the day: Synchronised roar

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Sport picture of the day: Synchronised roar
Kateryna Reznik of Ukraine, competing in the mixed duet free synchronised swimming final with Anton Timofeyev, at the Fina world championships in Kazan, Russia Continue ... more

Tiger Woods shoots 66 to stay in contention at Quicken Loans National

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Tiger Woods shoots 66 to stay in contention at Quicken Loans National
Former world No 1 birdies six of his final 13 holes and is one shot behind David Lingmerth after two rounds at the PGA event ... more

Where adults anxious about swimming can dip their toes, then more, in the water

Kenneth Rippetoe, a swim coach at One With the Water, says he takes things slowly when people are learning to swim but are afraid.

Culinary SOS: Cute little Key lime pies from Fishing With Dynamite

Jen Mai isn't normally a fan of key lime pie, but that changed after one bite of the cute mini-version served at Fishing With Dynamite ... more

Coach Taylor Has a Very Important Message About Texting at the Movies

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Coach Taylor Has a Very Important Message About Texting at the Movies
"Clear eyes, full hearts...turn your goddamn cell phones off"
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Indoor cycling charges ahead in L.A. fitness scene

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In the late 1980s, a handsome, muscle-bound transplant to Santa Monica from South Africa called Johnny G (for Goldberg) came up with an idea for ... more

L.A. Convention Center's proposed design screams, 'conventional thinking'

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Over the last couple of years, Plan A for expanding the Los Angeles Convention Center has been slowly morphing into Plan B.

One Direction drops surprise single

One day after Zayn Malik announced his new record deal, his former bandmates release a new single, possibly aimed at the boy-band defector

​Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross are parents

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The couple welcomed a baby girl on Thursday

Jon Stewart announces final "Daily Show" guests

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The host of satirical news program "The Daily Show" confirmed the guests for his final episodes

Celebrities recreate icons

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The Icons portfolio in Harper's Bazaar shows celebrities recreating past icons

Caitlyn Jenner struggles to find her feminine voice

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She longs to get a "yes mam" when calling room service in a hotel

Doctor's note: Hillary Clinton is in "excellent physical condition"

Clinton's doctor declared her "fit to serve as President of the United States"

Coffee habits linked to memory, brain health in seniors

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New study finds a sudden increase in coffee consumption may have negative impact

Record Heat: How the Body Reacts to Soaring Temperatures

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Record Heat: How the Body Reacts to Soaring Temperatures
Officials in both Iran and Iraq declared a mandatory holiday this month after temperatures soared far into the triple digits. In Iraq, temperatures reached a ... more

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg and wife expecting a baby girl

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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg and wife expecting a baby girl
By Yasmeen Abutaleb SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby girl, he said ... more