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SEE IT: Is this the scariest short film ever?

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 10:01
Is this the scariest short movie ever made? The Web is going wild for a minimalistic 2 minute, 42 second film that viewers say guarantees bedroom lights will be left on for good. "Lights Out" begins with a woman alone in her apartment, turning off her hallway light to go to bed.
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Franchitti to drive Indy 500 pace car after wreck ends career

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:54
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti will drive the pace car in the 98th running of the Indy 500 in May. Franchitti was forced to retire in November from injuries suffered in an October IndyCar race at Houston.
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Fort Hamilton High School students stranded overnight in Florida after bus breaks down

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:52
A group of Fort Hamilton High School students were stranded overnight in Florida after their charter bus broke down. The 130 students returned to Brooklyn on Tuesday morning after the mechanical malfunction trapped the children on the side of Interstate 4 near Orlando with no power or air conditioning for more than eight hours.
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Chris Hemsworth names twin boys Tristan, Sasha

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:49
Chris Hemsworth's twins have been named Tristan and Sasha. The 30-year-old actor and wife Elsa Pataky welcomed their new additions last Tuesday and now the happy mama has shared a sweet image of the babies along with revealing their names.
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Donald Rumsfeld slams Obama's foreign policy

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:42
Donald Rumsfeld thinks “a trained ape” would have better foreign policy skills that the Obama administration. The former secretary of defense slammed the President’s diplomatic dealings with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, as Rumsfeld defends the Afghans for supporting Vladimir Putin.
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WATCH:: German sports reporter hit on head by soccer ball — again

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:34
A German soccer presenter has hit the headlines after being hit on the back of her head by a stray ball - again. Hilarious video shows Jessica Kastrop talking to camera before Bayer Leverkusen's clash with Hoffenheim on Sunday.
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Japanese kids banned from using cellphones after 9 p.m.

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:33
A crackdown on cyberbullies will see Japanese children banned from using their cellphones at night. Some 13,000 elementary and junior high school students in the city of Kariya will be forced to hand their gadgets over to parents at 9 p.m. each evening.
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Obama, allies isolate Russia at Hague meeting

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:24
The U.S. and six other countries that make up the Group of Seven industrialized nations emerged from an emergency meeting in The Hague to announce they will suspend participation in the larger Group of Eight, which includes Russia, unless it agrees to talks to defuse the confrontation in Ukraine.
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Lauren Conrad on not working at home: ‘Your bed is for sleep and sex’

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:19
The former "Hills" star and bestselling author, 28, explained that she keeps her busy work life separate from her personal time with fiancé William Tell.
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Michelle Obama tries her hand at tai chi

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:16
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama encouraged rural Chinese students to aim high and get a good education despite humble roots, in a speech Tuesday that was delivered via satellite technology to remote communities in southwestern China.
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Honey spill causes sticky mess on California freewa

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:10
A huge honey spill caused one sweet mess after a big rig overturned on the 605 Freeway in California on Monday. The semi-truck leaked more than 42,000-pounds of the amber nectar onto the northbound carriageway in Industry, between 60 and 10 Freeways, after tipping onto its side at 2 p.m
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Teacher cuffed for performing oral sex on 15-year-old

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 09:03
A Texas high school math teacher has been arrested over claims she performed oral sex on a young teen in her classroom. Corrie Anne Long, 43, is accused of abusing the 15-year-old Hopper Middle School student during a long-running sexual affair.
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Cops hunt flamingo-killer at German zoo

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:40
Cops are hunting a psycho flamingo killer who decapitated 15 of the pink birds as they slept at a German zoo. The assassin twice snuck into the Frankfurt Zoo under the cover of darkness to carry out the sick crimes.
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Luck over for Nets, blow 22-point lead in OT loss to Pelicans

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:38
Not this time. It was one overtime too many for the winded Nets, who were played their second overtime game in as many nights, falling to the Pelicans, 109-104, a day after they toppled the Mavericks.
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1979 cold-case murder in Pennsylvania heating up

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:36
For the first time since the brutal murder of Holly Branagan in 1979, police believe they may have identified a suspect. The gruesome stabbing of Branagan in the kitchen of her family's Bethlehem, Pa., home has left investigators stumped for 35 years — but investigators have a new theory about how she died.
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New video shows missing D.C. girl, 8, with alleged abductor

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:34
A missing 8-year-old homeless girl was spotted in a hotel with the janitor of a Washington, D.C., homeless shelter the day she went missing, according to a report.
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Man hospitalized in Canada with possible symptoms of Ebola

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:33
A traveler who became seriously ill after returning from Liberia did not contract the Ebola virus as was feared, health officials said Tuesday. The man showed symptoms of hemorrhagic fever after arriving in Canada and remains quarantined in a Saskatchewan hospital.
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'Scandal' star punches man in bar scuffle: report

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:33
"Scandal" star Columbus Short was involved in a real-life scandalous situation. The 31-year- old actor, who plays Harrison Wright on the hit drama, reportedly got into a bar scuffle during an engagement party at Gabe's Bar and Grill in Los Angeles on March 15, according to TMZ.
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California woman falls asleep on Caltrain and wakes up alone in storage yard

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:30
A California woman woke up locked inside an empty Caltrain car in a desolate maintenance yard after she fell asleep on her ride home.
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David Cassidy ordered to rehab in third DUI case

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:20
A judge has sentenced 1970s teen heartthrob David Cassidy to three months in rehab and five years of probation in a drunken driving case.
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