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Andy Campbell

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Ron Lee Haskell, Charged In Texas Massacre, Had Previous Domestic Violence Arrest

(0) Comments | Posted July 10, 2014 | 5:29 PM

The man charged with slaughtering six of his ex-wife's relatives had a history of domestic violence on his record, police say.

Ron Lee Haskell, 33, surrendered after a three-hour standoff that started late Wednesday at a home in a Houston suburb. NBC News reports that he...

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Generous 'Turtle Boy' Has Gone Through Shell And Back

(0) Comments | Posted July 10, 2014 | 3:32 PM

An 8-year-old Colombian boy got a new lease on life three years ago when his gigantic mole -- that accounted for 20 percent of his body weight -- was surgically removed.

Now, Didier Montalvo, who was labeled "Turtle Boy" when the shell-like growth on his back made headlines,...

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This Small Metal Bar Could Thwart A Gunman At School

(13) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 2:27 PM

School shootings are a very real problem in the United States, with very hazy solutions. There were 74 school shootings in just 18 months between December 2012 and June of this year. Naturally, there has been an influx of consumer products seeking to help save lives in the...

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Missing Woman Amy Arrington Has A Laundry List Of Felony Charges

(15) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 2:36 PM

As emergency crews combed the North Carolina coast for Amy Arrington, a local judge issued an order for her arrest.

Arrington, 42, of Gastonia, has been missing since Saturday. Her husband told police that the two were sunning themselves on Myrtle Beach when she got up to go for a...

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Police Dogs Can Now Sniff Out Child Porn

(31) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 9:45 AM

You can ask God for salvation, but you can thank dog for your arrest.

Police dogs in New England are being trained to sniff out child pornography as state police in Massachusetts and Rhode Island fight back against a growing network of traffickers, according to the Providence Journal....

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Proof That Red Bull Can't Possibly Give You Wings

(1) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 8:20 AM

ROCKLEDGE, Fla. (AP) -- Thousands of gallons of Red Bull spilled onto Interstate 95 in central Florida after two tractor-trailers collided.

The Florida Highway Patrol says the crash happened Monday evening near Rockledge.

Troopers say the truck hauling more than 30,000 pounds of Red Bull was heading north when the...

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BREAKING NEWS: Block Of Ice Melts In Denver

(22) Comments | Posted July 7, 2014 | 3:31 PM

In the most important piece of journalism since the publication of the Pentagon Papers, a block of ice is melting in Denver.

KUSA graced us with this tweet at 3:07 p.m. ET, pointing us to its BREAKING NEWS LIVE FEED for a special report on an...

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F-16 Jet Flies WAY Too Close On Video, Everyone Loses Their Heads About It (VIDEO)

(106) Comments | Posted July 7, 2014 | 9:35 AM

Some internet videos are "insane." Some will "restore your faith in humanity." Others will "blow your mind" or "change the way you look at Harry Potter."

This video of a Turkish F-16 flying dangerously low above onlookers at an air show will "literally separate your head from your...

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What Happened To Takeru Kobayashi?

(16) Comments | Posted July 5, 2014 | 9:36 AM

When it comes to competitive eating these days, Takeru Kobayashi is just a wiener -- and his career is nothing to relish.

On July 4th, he watched legendary eater Joey "Jaws" Chestnut house 61 hot dogs and buns to defend his eight-year winning streak at the Nathan's Hot...

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Joey "Jaws" Chestnut Devours 61 Hot Dogs To Win The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest

(24) Comments | Posted July 4, 2014 | 12:36 PM

"I'm the best eater in the world."

Nobody has been able to argue with Joey "Jaws" Chestnut's famous line since 2007, when he gut-checked Takeru Kobayashi at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest and set the stomach-churning bar at 66 hot dogs and buns in 12 minutes. Chestnut hasn't lost...

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Cop Who Shoved Paraplegic Man From Wheelchair Gets To Keep His Job (VIDEO)

(115) Comments | Posted July 3, 2014 | 3:16 PM

Indiana police lieutenant Tom Davidson was caught on video pushing a paraplegic man out of his wheelchair into the street in October, 2013. Officials stripped Davidson of his rank and slapped him with a 30-day suspension -- but they're letting him keep his badge.

An internal investigation determed that...

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Brenna Winter Tried To Suffocate Her Baby In The Hospital: Cops

(59) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 9:50 AM

An 18-year-old mom, who investigators say tried to suffocate her baby in a hospital, allegedly claims she did it for attention.

On paper, Brenna Winter loves her daughter. Her Facebook page is loaded with photos of her and her 3-month-old girl. She even set up a new Facebook page for...

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Kathryn Ronk's Teacher Sex Scandal Included Booze, Explicit Texts, Sex At School: Prosecutors

(303) Comments | Posted July 1, 2014 | 2:18 PM

A Michigan teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student on school grounds is facing more accusations this week.

Kathryn Ronk, 29, was charged on Monday with three additional counts of first-degree sexual conduct, one count of possession of sexually abusive material featuring a child, and one...

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9-Year-Old Girl Busts Pot Operation, Harshes Parents' Alleged Mellow

(106) Comments | Posted June 30, 2014 | 11:02 AM

This little girl wants good parents, not good buds.

It's too bad, then, that the 9-year-old girl's parents were allegedly growing marijuana under their Minnesota home. The girl entered a police station in Barnesville over the weekend and calmly told officers that her folks were growing weed and selling it,...

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Florida Inmates Smuggle Gun Into Prison For Most Florida Reason Ever

(37) Comments | Posted June 20, 2014 | 11:07 AM

Pro tip: Shooting yourself with a gun you smuggled into prison won't get you lawsuit money or a reduced sentence.

We know this because Deshandre Billups and Kirk Cartwright know this. The two Florida inmates, along with five others, were arrested Tuesday in what authorities describe as a

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Bask In The Glory That Is Booboo The Guinea Pig

(13) Comments | Posted June 19, 2014 | 3:04 PM

Oh, hey Booboo.

We'd like to introduce you to the Internet's new sensation, "Booboo and her friends." The series, photographed by DeviantART user lieveheersbeestje, stars the world's most sophisticated 2-year-old guinea pig, Booboo.

Are Booboo and her friends paving the way for a world of little piggies in...

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Manatee Cannonballers Avoid Jail Time (VIDEO)

(12) Comments | Posted June 19, 2014 | 1:57 PM

Two men who recorded themselves jumping off a Florida dock onto a manatee and its baby received a slap on the wrist and avoided federal prison.

On Wednesday, a federal judge sentenced Taylor Martin and Seth Stephenson, both 22, to probation and community service, according to the Orlando...

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Mommy Blogger Lacey Spears Arrested For Fatally Poisoning Son With Sodium: Cops

(115) Comments | Posted June 18, 2014 | 2:44 PM

We first met Lacey Spears in May, when she was under investigation over the high levels of sodium found in her 5-year-old son's body when he died. She was writing about his "courageous" battle with sickness at the time, but investigators thought she might have been slowly killing...

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Doctors Forced Wrongfully Accused Pregnant Woman To Take Laxatives: Suit

(56) Comments | Posted June 18, 2014 | 10:00 AM

It's been more than 17 years since Janneral Denson was wrongfully accused of smuggling drugs and forced to take laxatives while she was pregnant.

Since then, she's been fighting for justice. Denson claims that the invasive procedures used to search her led to a premature birth. But several juries found...

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Boy Finds Mummified Corpse Hanging In Home

(532) Comments | Posted June 17, 2014 | 10:12 AM

In a scene cut right out of the pages of R.L. Stine's Goosebumps, an Ohio boy stumbled on a mummified corpse hanging inside a home once thought to be abandoned.

The 12-year-old boy made his way inside the dusty house in Dayton on Sunday, KFOR reports. Inside a...

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