• Missouri Fisherman Reels in a Record-Setting 65-Pound Striped Bass

    A Missouri fisherman who caught a record-setting 65-pound striped bass earlier this month quickly found out he needed more than just a strong line to reel the fish in. Lawrence Dillman of Rockaway Beach, Missouri hooked the giant striped bass on Bull Shoals Lake near the Arkansas border on May 21…

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  • Houston Flooding: At Least 5 Dead as Still More Rain Expected

    Floodwaters that inundated Houston, bringing the city to a standstill, were blamed today for at least five deaths, and statewide the disaster claimed at least 12 lives, authorities said today. Houston Mayor Annalise Parker did not identify the fatalities, but said that two were found inside…

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  • Missing Mom Swept Away by Texas Floods Called Sister as Rain Poured Down

    A missing mother of two made a frantic phone call to her sister as deadly floodwaters inundated Texas over the holiday weekend. Julie Shields said her sister Laura McComb had been in touch with her Saturday night when the rain started pouring down in Wimberley, a river town between Austin and San…

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  • Man in Underpants Covers Himself With 1.1 Million Bees, Sets World Record

    Wearing only his underpants, Gao Bingguo set a new Guinness World Record after he covered himself with almost 1.1 million bees, collectively weighing 240 pounds.The 55-year-old beekeeper accomplished the feat Monday morning in Tai'an, China.Bingguo was stung more than 2,000 times and his body…

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  • Ireland Targets Same-Sex Weddings in New Tourism Campaign

    One day after an overwhelming majority voted yes to gay marriage in a historic referendum in Ireland, a new campaign from Tourism Ireland is already targeting the LGBT community by endorsing the country as a prime place to tie the knot. The video, titled "Ireland Says I Do," promotes the most…

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  • Students Release 72,000 Ladybugs at Maryland High School as Part of Senior Prank

    Seniors at Chopticon High School in Maryland left a mark on their school in more ways than one -- in 72,000 ways to be exact. A group decided their senior prank would be to release 72,000 ladybugs to freely roam the hallways, according to the St. Mary’s County’s Sheriff’s Office. Five suspects…

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  • 'The Bachelorette' Villain This Season Is Revealed to Be J.J. Lane

    After securing a rose on a group date, J.J. stole Kaitlyn away for a chat during the cocktail party, robbing the other men of their time with her. Telling the camera that "this isn't church camp" and, of course, "I didn't come here to make guy friends," J.J. announced that he felt good about his…

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  • Melissa McCarthy Standing Up for Plus-Size Women

    Melissa McCarthy wants to put an end to body shaming plus-size women."People don’t stop at size 12. I feel like there’s a big thing missing where you can’t dress to your mood above a certain number," she told the June issue of More. "[Malls] segregate plus-size [women]. It’s an odd thing that you…

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  • Details of 'Conan the Barbarian' Sequel Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger

    It's been more than 30 years since Arnold Schwarzenegger graced the screen as Conan the Barbarian, but "The Legend of Conan," a follow-up to his 1982 and 1984 cult classics, is coming! The film's writer, Chris Morgan, spoke to a Schwarzenegger fan site and spilled details of the movie that has…

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    Cotton Candy Gets Meaty Makeovers Across the Country (5 photos)

    Cotton candy, the sweet carnival standby, is getting a major makeover by chefs across the country who are adding meat to the mix. Bacon, peppercorns and more are maturing the childhood treat, taking it beyond fairs and ball games into fine dining rooms. Check out these sophisticated takes.

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  • Taylor Swift Says Being Pop Star Is 'Not That Hard'

    "It's not that hard, I'm telling you now it's really not," the 25-year-old Grammy winner told British radio host Nick Grimshaw, according to the BBC. "When I was starting out I'd go on tour for three months and I was gone for three months," she told Grimshaw.

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  • Jessica Alba Admits She Hates Working Out

    Jessica Alba rocks a sexy bikini on the latest cover of Shape magazine but admits her fit physique doesn't come easy. "These days, I do power yoga with light weights in a 105 degree room, so it’s a mix of hot yoga and strength training. "I attribute my athletic body to the martial arts,…

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  • Puerto Rican Taxi Driver's Final Stop: His Own Funeral

    While it would be alarming for a taxi driver to be asleep at the wheel, Victor Perez Cardona's final trip is the one exception. After the Puerto Rican taxi driver died of cancer at age 73, his family honored his final request over the weekend by propping him up in a spot he occupied for the last…

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  • Alligator Missing Top Half of Its Snout Spotted In Florida Lake

    A Florida woman discovered an alligator missing the top half of its snout in Lake Hancock in Lakeland, Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FCC) in Lakeland says that such an injury is unfortunately not uncommon. "This kind of injury usually happens when alligators fight with each…

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  • Microsoft's Cortana Is Coming to iOS, Android Devices

    Microsoft's sassy virtual personal assistant Cortana will soon be staking out a spot on competing platforms. Joe Belfiore, head of Microsoft's operating systems group, announced in a blog post today that Cortana will be available as an option on Android and iOS devices later this year as a…

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  • Lilly Pulitzer Company Accused of Fat Shaming at Headquarters

    Lilly Pulitzer is again stirring up controversy along with it's colorful cocktail-and-dress culture, but it has nothing to do with it's Black-Friday-style team-up with Target last month. The brand's King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, headquarters was the subject of an online story and slideshow…

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  • Kittens Wrapped Up Like 'Purritos' Serve Up Some Afternoon Cute

    A no-kill animal shelter is serving up "purritos" with a side of cute in an effort to find some motherless kittens adoptive families. The Best Friends Animal Society in Salt Lake City, which also has a branch in Los Angeles, has released some photos and a video of some of the more than 500 kittens…

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