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Driver Swerves To Avoid Moose, Hits Bear Instead

Driver Swerves To Avoid Moose, Hits Bear Instead | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
OSLO (Reuters) - A Norwegian driver who swerved his car on a rural road to avoid running into a moose hit a bear instead, authorities said on Thursday.
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'Dreamers' Line Up For Legal Status

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Young, undocumented immigrants line up for reprieve from deportation.
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5 Horrible Things I Regret Doing To My Ex

5 Horrible Things I Regret Doing To My Ex | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
I'm glad I can admit that my ex's lousy behavior didn't excuse my own. I'm glad I can admit that I made some really stupid choices, so I don't have to make them again.
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ORLANDO, Fla.: Scrabble player caught cheating at national championship in Florida - Florida Wires - MiamiHerald.com

One of the top young Scrabble players in the country has been kicked out of the game's national championship tournament in Florida after he was caught hiding blank letter tiles, organizers said Tuesday.
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LOOK: Selling Bronze Medal To Help Little Girl

LOOK: Selling Bronze Medal To Help Little Girl | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Polish windsurfer Zofia Noceti-Klepacka just won a bronze medal at the London Olympic Games in the woman's RS-X. And now, she wants to sell it.
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Why Doctors Are Targeting Gun Violence as a Social Disease | Healthland | TIME.com

Is a gun like a virus, a car, tobacco or alcohol? Yes, say public health experts, who in the wake of recent mass shootings are calling for a fresh look at gun violence as a social disease.
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Exclusive: U.S. banks told to make plans for preventing collapse

Exclusive: U.S. banks told to make plans for preventing collapse | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - U.S.regulators directed five of the country's biggest banks, including Bank of America Corp and Goldman Sachs Group Inc, to develop plans for staving off collapse if they faced serious problems,...
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.: Florida Highway Patrol defends itself in wrecks that killed 11 on I-75 - Florida Wires - MiamiHerald.com

The Florida Highway Patrol issued a report Friday defending its actions surrounding a chain of fatal crashes on a fog-choked roadway, suggesting that unpredictable weather and motorist failures made it unlikely that any amount of planning or policy...
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Nun helps moms in prison move past their mistakes - CNN.com

Nun helps moms in prison move past their mistakes - CNN.com | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
For 25 years, Sister Teresa Fitzgerald has been reaching out to mothers behind bars.
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Prison Laborer Claims Rights Violation

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A Vermont man claims that his civil rights were violated as a pretrial detainee.
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Parents arrested in prostitution and child neglect case - Miami-Dade - MiamiHerald.com

Two parents were arrested on Thursday on prostitution and child neglect charges after the mother offered herself to an undercover officer and took him to her filthy apartment.
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Horse Rape, Cocaine, and Armed Robbery: Ten Crazy Incidents at Calder - Miami News - Riptide 2.0

Horse Rape, Cocaine, and Armed Robbery: Ten Crazy Incidents at Calder - Miami News - Riptide 2.0 | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Read the New Times investigation: "Cheaters Prosper at Calder Race Course"This week's feature story focuses on horse doping and...
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Bob Griese on Ryan Tannehill: 'He's the real deal'

The Miami Dolphins' first Hall-of-Fame quarterback believes the team has finally found the long-term answer at the position, elusive since the second one retired more than a decade ago.
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Primadesk Lets You Share Facebook Photos with Non-Facebookers

Primadesk Lets You Share Facebook Photos with Non-Facebookers | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Primadesk has a solution for sharing your Facebook photos with non-Facebookers...
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‘F-Bomb,’ ‘Sexting’ and ‘Mash-Up’ Added to Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary | NewsFeed | TIME.com

‘F-Bomb,’ ‘Sexting’ and ‘Mash-Up’ Added to Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary | NewsFeed | TIME.com | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Sifting through the list of words that Merriam-Webster is adding to its collegiate dictionary is like flipping through a scrapbook of recent popular culture: Look, there's one of Stephen King's earworms!
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Miami Police Falsely Arrest Man, Break His Arm In Prostitution Sting, Lawsuit Claims - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0

Miami Police Falsely Arrest Man, Break His Arm In Prostitution Sting, Lawsuit Claims - Miami - News - Riptide 2.0 | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Guillermo Cuadra thought he was in for a routine traffic stop when Miami police pulled him over on an August...
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Well Then It's Settled?

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Thing One: It's Settled? Well it looks like that ‘rogue’ New York regulator won this one.
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Sweden Considers a Blacklist for Sports Hooligans | NewsFeed | TIME.com

Sweden Considers a Blacklist for Sports Hooligans | NewsFeed | TIME.com | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Swedish authorities are hoping troublemakers at sporting events will think twice about their behavior — or face getting blacklisted.
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7 Biggest Bad Breath Culprits - Dental Health Center - Everyday Health

7 Biggest Bad Breath Culprits - Dental Health Center - Everyday Health | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Bad breath is not always due to what you eat. Find out about seven causes of bad breath and how maintaining a healthy mouth can help eliminate them.
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You've Never Heard A Judge Scream Like This In A Courtroom

You've Never Heard A Judge Scream Like This In A Courtroom | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
A West Virginia pastor who was recently on the receiving end of a volatile outburst by an incensed family court judge said he is not ready to forgive and forget. "It's not a done deal.
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Banks Continue Mortgage Abuses, So U.S. Proposes New Rules

Banks Continue Mortgage Abuses, So U.S. Proposes New Rules | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
NEW YORK -- In the latest effort by a federal regulator to force the mortgage industry to stop treating desperate homeowners like vagrants looking for a handout, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Friday proposed new standards meant to...
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Ryan Tannehill enters spotlight for Miami Dolphins’ preseason opener - Miami Dolphins - MiamiHerald.com

Ryan Tannehill enters spotlight for Miami Dolphins’ preseason opener - Miami Dolphins - MiamiHerald.com | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Miami’s preseason opener will feature the debut of Ryan Tannehill. ‘I think he’s the real deal,’ Bob Griese said this week.
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Quick-Thinking Kids Warned Fellow Sikhs Of Gunman's Approach

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At first, the two children playing outside the Oak Creek Sikh temple just before Sunday services thought they were hearing fireworks. But then Amanat Singh, 9, and her brother, Abhay Singh, 11, saw a man exit from a vehicle in front of the holy site.
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The Most Bizarre Objects Swallowed By Sharks

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Sharks prey on a variety of animals, but there are some lesser-known objects that sharks have also consumed.
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Google Translate for Android Updates, Now Translates Text from Your Photos

Google Translate for Android Updates, Now Translates Text from Your Photos | READ WHAT I READ | Scoop.it
Android: The Google Translate app for Android got a huge update yesterday: now if you take a photo of a sign, menu, or any other text in another language using your Android device, you can tell the app to try and translate it based on a selection...
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