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Asking for Directions Left Beanie Baby Billionaire Tipping $20,000

Try not to get too depressed that the Beanie Baby guy is a billionaire — at least he’s using his money for good, rather than evil. Ty Warner recently gave a woman who was trying to raise money for a medical procedure $20,000 for giving him directions.

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NYC Terror–10 Shot, 3 Dead Including Gunman

Details are sketchy but major news outlets are reporting a shooting attack outside the Empire State Building in New York City. The shooting occurred at Fifth Avenue and West 34th Street around 9 a.m. ET, New York City's ABC 7 reported.

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Americans Choose Beer As Their Favorite Alcoholic Beverage

Next time you’re out with friends, look around the table. Chances are good you’ll see more beer bottles than wine glasses or martinis, and that’s not a coincidence — a new survey discovered beer is America’s favorite alcoholic beverage.

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Gunman Shoots “Multiple” People At Texas A&M University

Police have apprehended a man they think shot "multiple" people at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. CNN is reporting numerous law enforcement officers were among the victims. The College Station Police department said they don't have a definitive number of victims at this time. The shooting took place about a block from campus, and at least one civilian was shot in the attack.

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Colorado Shooting Suspect James Holmes Formally Charged

James Holmes, the alleged gunman in the Aurora, Colo, movie theater shootings was back in court today. The former doctorate student was formally charged with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder for the July 20th attack during a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises, in which 12 people died and another 58 were injured.

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Who’s Happier: Married Men or Single Men?

Married men may sometimes look at the freedoms enjoyed by their single buddies with envy, but a new study shows that guys who’ve tied the knot are actually happier overall.

 

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June 17, 1994 — The Most Famous Low Speed Car Chase In History

18 years ago today, the most famous low speed car chase in history took place on California Interstate 405. If for some reason you weren't one of the 95 million or so people watching it while it happened, here's a recap.  A fugitive, OJ Simpson and his friend, Al Cowling took off in OJ's white Ford Bronco leading the police on a chase through the streets and freeways of Los Angeles. OJ eventually surrendered at his Brentwood, CA home after over an hour of pursuit.

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85 On 131? State Highways Are Looking To Up The Speed Limit.

Not in Michigan though. Don't think we will ever see 85 mph on 131 or 96 anytime soon. Legally I mean...;) State officials in Texas are looking to make a stretch of highway between San Antonio and Austin the second fastest road in the world, behind some places in Poland. The toll road would have a legal speed limit of 85. Some roads in Texas already are posted at 80.

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Happy ” O’Green Day ” ?

Really doesn't have the same ring to it, does it? Lisa Curtin, an elementary school principal in Massachusetts renamed St. Patrick's Day to "O'Green Day" to make it "inclusive and diverse" for all the students at Soule Road School. How politically correct of her! Parents of students at the school, however, think she might be taking things a little too far.

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Is Your Job Killing You?

Sure, sometimes you get fed up with working: your boss is an idiot, your co-workers are lazy, there's never anything good in the vending machine, you're sick of pointless meetings, etc. But did you know that your job could literally be killing you? A new frightening infographic from OnlineUniversity.net details how desk jobs that require little or no physical activity are leading to increases in obesity, stress and heart disease.

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Hank the Cat Runs for Senate (Video)

Finally, a candidate who really stands out! Well, mostly because he's a cat. Hank, a 9-year-old street cat from Springfield Virginia, is running for U.S. Senate. Hank announced his candidacy earlier this month, taking on former Virginia governors, George Allen and Tim Kaine

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Whitney Houston’s Final Performance (Video)

Just one night before she passed away, Whitney Houston took to the stage to sing "Yes, Jesus Loves Me" at the Kelly Price & Friends Unplugged: For The Love Of R&B bash at Tru Hollywood. Cell phones captured the video, which is now making it's way around the internet.

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