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Earthquake in Italy: ‘At least 120 dead including many children’ as ‘apocalyptic’ 6.2 magnitude quake leaves towns in ruins

August 24th, 2016

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Gator casually walks through Florida yard

August 24th, 2016

Daniel UriaLAND O’ LAKES, Fla., Aug. 24 (UPI) — An alligator was spotted taking a casual stroll between two Florida homes before wandering away.
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London Zoo’s animals have annual weigh in

August 24th, 2016


Over 18,000 animals at London Zoo have been weighed and measured as part of an annual survey of the attraction’s inhabitants. Saskia O’Donoghue reports.

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Three die after being pulled from sea at Camber Sands

August 24th, 2016

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Blame it on the alcohol: Researchers discover how to recycle carbon fiber – Roadshow

August 24th, 2016

Here is yet more proof that alcohol solves all sorts of problems.
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Google extends Project Fi Wi-Fi technology to Nexus devices – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Starting today, Google Nexus users will be able to use key technology developed for Google's Project Fi Wi-Fi service on any carrier's network.
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Exclusive film clip: Watch ‘Snowden’ demolish his CIA aptitude test – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Edward Snowden, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, demonstrates serious smarts in this scene from Oliver Stone's upcoming political thriller. Get a first look here.
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Volvo’s Iron Knight is a 2,400-hp truck built for shattering speed records – Roadshow

August 24th, 2016

It's broken multiple world records, yet its transmission is the same one used in Volvo's regular truck lineup. Not too shabby!
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AAA study shows not every autonomous braking system is created equal – Roadshow

August 24th, 2016

Despite some drivers thinking that all auto-braking systems work the same, AAA's study shows the reality of the situation is way different.
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Google’s balloon-fueled internet venture gets a new leader – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Google's X research lab names Tom Moore the new general manager for Project Loon.
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Oregon police briefly adopt loose pig as ‘official mascot’

August 24th, 2016

Ben HooperNEWPORT, Ore., Aug. 24 (UPI) — An Oregon police department captured a loose pig reported wandering city streets and nearly adopted the animal as the department’s official mascot.
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Ohio police find quarter pound of meth in Combos snack wrappers

August 24th, 2016

Ben HooperFAIRFIELD, Ohio, Aug. 24 (UPI) — Authorities in Ohio said two women were arrested when their Combos “Sweet and Salty” snack wrappers were found to contain something far more bitter: meth.
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Minnesota resident receives half-pound of marijuana in mail

August 24th, 2016

Daniel UriaGAYLORD, Minn., Aug. 24 (UPI) — A resident in Minnesota was shocked to find a large package full of marijuana when they went to check their mail.
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Burglary call leads New York police to illegal bathtub alligator

August 24th, 2016

Ben HooperNEW YORK, Aug. 24 (UPI) — New York police responding to a reported burglary apprehended a different type of suspect — an alligator living in a bathtub.
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Nigel Farage to share a platform with Donald Trump

August 24th, 2016

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