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Dog kissing contest in Portland

Dog kissing contest in Portland | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Some pet owners in Portland, Maine found an interesting way to spend Valentine's Day last Thursday, according to Oddity Central . Dogs and their…
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Man makes home in grave

Man makes home in grave | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
A homeless man in Serbia is seeking shelter in a most unusual place—a cemetery plot. According to International Business Times , 43-year-old former…
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Restaurant in Japan Fines Guests for Not Finishing Meal

Restaurant in Japan Fines Guests for Not Finishing Meal | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
A seafood restaurant located in Sapporo, Japan called Hachikyo is actually charging customers who do not finish every bite of their meal. The…
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Woman Who Thinks She Has a Hernia, Gives Birth to a Baby Instead

Woman Who Thinks She Has a Hernia, Gives Birth to a Baby Instead | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
When a 44-year-old Michigan woman went to the Allegiance Health facility Friday morning to be tested for a possible hernia, she was beyond surprised to…
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Emotional Note from ER Doctor Goes Viral after Patient's Death

Emotional Note from ER Doctor Goes Viral after Patient's Death | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
A very touching and emotional letter written by an ER doctor to the husband of a deceased patient was posted on the internet and has since gone viral.…
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Gather is the place where millions of people come for a fresh perspective on what's happening now. Gather Members can join in the conversation.
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Eye doctor offers beer and cocktails to patients before exams

A New York optometrist has devised a somewhat unorthodox method for helping patients to relax before their eye exam: get 'em liquored up. That's right,…
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Poor Asians living in cages

Poor Asians living in cages | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Hong Kong is experiencing a housing crisis so severe that many of the city's poor are being forced to live in tiny metal cages stacked on top of each…
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Fox News lets Dick Morris go

Fox News lets Dick Morris go | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Political pundit Dick Morris will not be returning as a contributor at Fox News, according to The Washington Post . Morris's contract has expired and…
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Stolen 300-year-old family Bible found in unusual place

A central Ohio man's prized possession, a 300-year-old family Bible, in German Gothic script, with handwritten dates of births, deaths, and marriages…
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Women in Paris can now wear pants without breaking the law

Although it has not been enforced in recent years, and many people around the world were not even aware of it, there was a ban in Paris for over 200…
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China is Possible Suspect in Cyber Attack on Dept. of Energy

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8 Coolest Businesses on a Bike

8 Coolest Businesses on a Bike | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
With this eco-friendly trend, it was only natural for these pedal-powered businesses to pop up.

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Herman Cain goes to work for Fox News

Herman Cain goes to work for Fox News | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Fox News Channel announced on Friday that former presidential hopeful Herman Cain will be joining the network as a contributor. Cain will also be…
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View With Your Crew:

View With Your Crew: | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Get ready for "Snitch," the new action movie starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, out next Friday.
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Woman Fakes Cancer for Alibi in Teen Sex Case

Woman Fakes Cancer for Alibi in Teen Sex Case | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
According to police, 35-year-old Jennifer Dempsey said that she was too ill from chemotherapy to be guilty of having sex with underaged boys. It may…
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Pregnant Teen Sues Parents Who Are Trying To Force An Abortion

Pregnant Teen Sues Parents Who Are Trying To Force An Abortion | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
A pregnant 16-year-old girl in Texas, who is identified only by the initials R.E.K., is suing her parents to stop them from forcing her to have an…
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2,600 Live Snakes Found in Shipment Marked 'Fruit'

2,600 Live Snakes Found in Shipment Marked 'Fruit' | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
It may not have been the first time customs workers discovered that a shipment was mislabeled, but discovering 2,600 live reptiles in an air cargo…
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Art critic praises George W. Bush as painter

Art critic praises George W. Bush as painter | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
One of the most interesting things to come out of the hacking and publishing of private Bush family emails, is photos of artwork done by former…
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Turkey: Doctors report discovery of real-life vampire

Turkey: Doctors report discovery of real-life vampire | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
An unnamed 23-year-old married man in Turkey is being described by doctors as a real-life vampire. In the case report, released February 8, doctors…
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Man Bribes Daughter to Quit Facebook

Man Bribes Daughter to Quit Facebook | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Paul Baier of Wellesley, Massachusetts persuaded his 14-year-old daughter Rachel to deactivate her Facebook account for a period of five months by…
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Meet Marco Rubio, the new leader of the Republican party

Meet Marco Rubio, the new leader of the Republican party | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
Tuesday night's speech likely kicks off a period in which the GOP puts the Florida Senator forward as its de facto foil to President Obama.
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Obama Crony Gets Contract to Provide Phones to Low-Income Job Seekers

Obama Crony Gets Contract to Provide Phones to Low-Income Job Seekers | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
President Obama is being accused of cronyism after a government contract to provide phones to low-income job-seekers went to TracPhone, whose CEO's…
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Human Stem Cells from a 3D Printer?

It may sound like something from a futuristic Hollywood sci-fi flick but the fact is, reseachers working on a new study from the University of…
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Body of King Richard III found?

Body of King Richard III found? | National News and Politics | Scoop.it
After more than five hundred years, the lost remains of one of Englands most controversial monarchs may have finally been unearthed, according to the ...
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