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Here's the Craziest Video of Florida "Fireball" Lightening You'll See All Day - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0

Here's the Craziest Video of Florida "Fireball" Lightening You'll See All Day - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0 | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
There's not that much to do over in Naples, Florida, so recording rain pouring down over your lanai seems like...
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America's Best Pizza

America's Best Pizza | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Pizza! If you grew up obsessed with it and followed that American passion for cheese, sauce, and bread with an adult pursuit of the best slice, the finest pie, the Platonic Neapolitan, then the idea of naming America's best is likely contentious.
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Kevin Garnett No Longer On Roaring Terms With Ray Allen

Kevin Garnett No Longer On Roaring Terms With Ray Allen | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
BOSTON—In response to the shooting guard’s decision to sign with the Miami Heat earlier this offseason, Celtics forward Kevin Garnett confirmed Wednesday that he’s no longer on growling terms with longtime friend and former teammate Ray ...
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WATCH: NYPD Call 16-Year-Old Harlem Student A 'Mutt' During Stop-And-Frisk Search

WATCH: NYPD Call 16-Year-Old Harlem Student A 'Mutt' During Stop-And-Frisk Search | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
In shocking new audio recording of the NYPD performing a stop-and-frisk of a 16-year-old Harlem student, police officers are heard calling the teenager a "f*cking mutt," and threatening him with repeated violence.
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First-Ever Walmart Retail Strike Spreads To Six Cities

First-Ever Walmart Retail Strike Spreads To Six Cities | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
UPDATE 3:46 p.m. -- According to Dan Schlademan, the director of the United Food and Commercial Workers' Making Change At Walmart campaign, the strike has now spread to a total of 12 cities.
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Buffett's Favorite Bank, Wells Fargo, Sued By US | ZeroHedge

Couldn't happen to a nicer crony capitalist's favorite stock:U.S. FILES CIVIL MORTGAGE FRAUD SUIT AGAINST WELLS FARGOU.S.
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Teacher Paid $75,000 Livestreams Himself Doing Nothing In 'Rubber Room'

Teacher Paid $75,000 Livestreams Himself Doing Nothing In 'Rubber Room' | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Staten Island teacher Francesco Portelos has been streaming live video of his stint in a pseudo Department of Education “rubber room” as he awaits a disciplinary hearing for charges dating back to April.
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Belichick: Welker’s got a good sense of humor

Belichick: Welker’s got a good sense of humor | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
If Patriots coach Bill Belichick was upset by wide receiver Wes Welker’s comment that it was nice to stick it in the coach’s face after catching 13 balls in the win over the Broncos, he’s not sharing it with the public.
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Did the CIA Have a Double Agent Inside al Qaeda?

Did the CIA Have a Double Agent Inside al Qaeda? | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Morten Storm told Danish newspaper he helped CIA find Anwar al-Awlaki.
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Car Sliced In Half, 4 Dead In Long Island Parkway Accident

Car Sliced In Half, 4 Dead In Long Island Parkway Accident | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
WEST HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — A car was cut in half after smashing into trees along a Long Island parkway Monday morning, killing four 18-year-old passengers, New York State Police said.
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A dog has slept next to his owner's grave for 6 years. No one ever showed him where it was!

A dog has slept next to his owner's grave for 6 years. No one ever showed him where it was! | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
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North Miami Nearly Gave Racketeering Suspect's Company $99K To Clean Three Blocks Of Sidewalk - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0

North Miami Nearly Gave Racketeering Suspect's Company $99K To Clean Three Blocks Of Sidewalk - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0 | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Need a quick infusion of cash? Don't bother signing up to sell cheap knives door-to-door or be part of dodgy...
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Texas School To Students: Wear Tracking ID Or 'There Will Be Consequences'

Texas School To Students: Wear Tracking ID Or 'There Will Be Consequences' | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Weeks after Northside Independent School District in San Antonio rolled out its new "smart" IDs that tracks students' geographic locations, the community is still at odds with the program.
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Breaking Down Costco's 'Fine Art' Department

Breaking Down Costco's 'Fine Art' Department | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Costco does not usually bring about thoughts of aesthetic refinement. However, the mothership of all wholesale stores has returned to the fine art market after a dustup over a Picasso six years ago derailed the oparation.
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Kevin Garnett No Longer On Roaring Terms With Ray Allen

Kevin Garnett No Longer On Roaring Terms With Ray Allen | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
BOSTON—In response to the shooting guard’s decision to sign with the Miami Heat earlier this offseason, Celtics forward Kevin Garnett confirmed Wednesday that he’s no longer on growling terms with longtime friend and former teammate Ray ...
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MINEOLA, N.Y.: 2 charged in plot to kill NY judge, prosecutor - Florida Wires - MiamiHerald.com

A New York man serving a 15-year sentence for bank and wire fraud was accused Tuesday of conspiring to murder the federal judge and prosecutor who put him in prison.
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How Countries Like Iraq—Not the U.S.—Will Help Determine Gas Prices to Come | Science and Space | TIME.com

How Countries Like Iraq—Not the U.S.—Will Help Determine Gas Prices to Come | Science and Space | TIME.com | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
If you think your gasoline fill up was expensive today, just be glad you don't live in California, where on October 8 the price of gas hit an all-time average high in the state of $4.67 a gallon.
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Peace-prize winning Pakistani girl on Taliban hit list fights for life after shooting

Peace-prize winning Pakistani girl on Taliban hit list fights for life after shooting | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Malala Yousafzai, a 14-year-old Pakistani activist who won international acclaim for her work promoting peace, and two other young girls were shot and seriously injured Tuesday, police and hospital officials said.
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Man collapses, dies after winning roach-eating contest in Broward - Broward - MiamiHerald.com

A 32-year-old man died after winning an insect-eating contest at Ben Siegel Reptiles in Deerfield Beach. The grand prize was a female Ivory Ball python.
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Paramount Plans UK Park To Rival Disneyland

Paramount Plans UK Park To Rival Disneyland | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Disneyland Paris is currently Europe's most popular tourist destination, but perhaps not for much longer. Developers have secured a licence from Paramount Pictures to build a £2 billion ($3.2 billion) theme park in Southeast England, the BBC reports.
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Florida Man Shoots Himself While Playing Stoned Game of Russian Roulette - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0

When Donnie McLendon's friends brought him to the hospital, they originally told authorities that a criminal had busted in with a...
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NEW YORK: Economic uncertainty hurts business travel - Business Breaking News - MiamiHerald.com

U.S. companies are continuing to cut back on employee travel plans amid uncertainty surrounding the health of the economy.
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Miami Customs Agent Faces Prison After Posing As Diplomat To Woo Irish Girlfriend - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0

Miami Customs Agent Faces Prison After Posing As Diplomat To Woo Irish Girlfriend - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0 | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Bad idea: Cheating on your wife while working overseas for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Worse idea: Telling your...
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Teenager Drinks Liquid Nitrogen Cocktail, Needs To Have Stomach Surgically Removed

Teenager Drinks Liquid Nitrogen Cocktail, Needs To Have Stomach Surgically Removed | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
A British teenager had to undergo emergency surgery last week to get her stomach removed after she drank a liquid nitrogen cocktail at a wine bar.
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