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"Game of Thrones"
Alberto Mier/HBO/CNN
May 20, 2019 - 8:11 am
By Rob Picheta (CNN) — The convenience stores of Westeros have done good business in recent weeks. Just two weeks after eagle-eyed viewers spotted a rogue takeaway coffee cup in an episode of "Game of Thrones," the show's highly anticipated finale left fans bemused once again. This time, a plastic...
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A stolen tripod was dropped from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger.
Tim Page/El Dorado Veterans Resources Transportation/Military Family Support Group via AP
May 19, 2019 - 9:06 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say somebody stole a tripod from a California Department of Transportation crew and then dropped it from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger in a van. The driver of the van, Tim Page, tells KCRA-TV that he was on Interstate 5...
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"Who talks better than Philadelphians?" said Amber Volpe of South Philly.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
May 17, 2019 - 12:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A travel and lifestyle website has named the Philadelphia accent one of the sexiest in the country. KYW Newsradio visited the Italian Market in South Philly to get reaction. Bigseventravel.com named the Philadelphia accent the 8th sexiest in the United States. "Who...
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A semi-trailer hauling honey overturned.
Indiana State Police via AP
May 15, 2019 - 3:53 pm
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A semi-trailer hauling honey overturned on a northwestern Indiana highway, spilling some of the sticky substance and restricting travel for hours. State police say the semi was hauling about 41,000 pounds of amber honey along Interstate 80/94 through Hammond when the driver...
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Farmer amputates his leg
Amanda Kaser-Malousek via CNN
May 15, 2019 - 3:38 pm
By Andrea Diaz (CNN) — A farmer in Nebraska was just trying to transfer some corn from one place to another when he accidentally stepped into a hole, the hole happened to be a grain auger. Kurtis Kaser, 63, knew he had to act quick as his leg was getting pulled into the machine. "I didn't know what...
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James L. Jordan
Washington County, Virginia, Sheriff's Office via AP
May 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
(Associated Press) — For the past couple of weeks, hikers along the Appalachian Trail had been warning each other about a hiker who was threatening other hikers with a large knife. The man, who used the trail nickname of "Sovereign," was arrested in Tennessee last month after some hikers reported...
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An online vendor showing an Auschwitz-themed product for sale.
Photo via AP
May 08, 2019 - 12:35 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Museum authorities at the Auschwitz-Birkenau former Nazi German death camp in Poland have protested to an online vendor that was selling miniskirts, pillows and other items bearing photos of the camp, where around 1.1 million people were killed during World War II. On Twitter...
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In this picture taken on Monday, May 6, 2019, visitors view an exhibition of animal excrements at the Prague Zoo, Czech Republic.
Petr David Josek/AP Photo
May 07, 2019 - 10:28 am
PRAGUE (AP) — After producing plenty of elephant dung and other manure for years, Prague Zoo has capitalized on its expertise by creating a new permanent exhibit on the world of animal excrement. It displays information and samples of everything from fossil turds, also known as coprolites, from...
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A small alligator is seen at the San Francisco Zoo June 13, 2003 in San Francisco.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
May 07, 2019 - 8:54 am
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say a Florida woman pulled a small alligator from her yoga pants during a traffic stop. The Charlotte County sheriff's deputy stopped a pickup truck Monday afternoon after it ran a stop sign and 22-year-old driver Michael Clemons told him he and his 25-...
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Luke Perry
Valery Hache/Getty Images
May 06, 2019 - 1:10 pm
By Harmeet Kaur (CNN) — When Luke Perry was laid to rest in Tennessee last month, he was buried in a mushroom suit , according to his daughter, Sophie Perry. The daughter of the "Beverly Hills 90210" actor revealed the detail in an Instagram post Friday. "In December I went to San Francisco with...
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