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  • Dad rescues baby ducks from storm drain

    Four ducklings trapped inside a storm drain in Canada were rescued thanks to a quick-thinking dad, after Ceiligh Dodds, 15, saw four baby ducks fall into the sewer and rushed to her dad to help her rescue them.

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    Walmart Security Cameras Captured The Whole Thing! [30 Photos]

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  • ‘Animal Sound Man’ shows off his barnyard impressions

    You’ve probably never seen a street performer quite like William Jafta.

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    Storms and deadly floods hit the Midwest and Plains (77 photos)

    While the barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas has tapered, many cities remain in danger, and officials have warned about the possibility of more flooding from rain-swollen rivers as the week goes on. In suburban Houston, the rains have pushed the San Jacinto River above flood stage,…

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  • Chicago’s heart of mercy for the disabled

    Nestled away in a northern Chicago suburb, among tree-lined streets, white picket fences and perfectly manicured lawns, is a 31-acre complex known as Misericordia. Misericordia, whose name means “heart of mercy” in Latin , is home to more than 600 children and adults with a wide range of physical…

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  • The George Pataki record: A Roosevelt Republican and social liberal from New York’s crime-crackdown years

    Amid a growing group of long-shot Republican presidential hopefuls that already includes a neurosurgeon, a deposed Silicon Valley CEO, and two failed contenders from presidential primaries past, few official or potential primary candidates have been as quickly dismissed as George Pataki.

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    Balloon animals (15 photos)

    A series of balloon animals have become super-realistic thanks to an artists amazing photoshop talents. Sarah DeRemer, 25, from Los Angeles, uses actual photos of animals faces and coats to give pictures of balloons an animal kingdom twist. She has managed to turn a balloon dog and a butterfly -…

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    Photos of the day - May 28, 2015 (28 photos)

    Serena Williams of the U.S. screams in the second round match of the French Open tennis tournament, the flag of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) flies in front of its headquarters in Vienna and classmates celebrate after receiving their degrees from the John F. Kennedy School of…

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  • Hillary Clinton’s not like the rest of us? Good!

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  • 'Holy s---!': Watch the moment lightning strikes a Maine church

    As strong thunderstorms rolled through the Northeast on Wednesday night, a Maine teenager was on his front porch hoping to capture video of lightning striking a church steeple across the street — and he did just that.

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    The Queen's Speech (23 photos)

    The Queen's Speech, which formally opens Britain's parliament each year, is a colorful ceremony steeped in traditions dating back centuries. The costumes and elaborate rituals may appear eccentric today, but many reflect historic tensions between the monarchy and Parliament. (AP) Find more news…

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  • The Sensational Pebble Time Smartwatch: Too Bad About Its Lousy Screen

    At this particular moment on the timeline of tech, there is exactly one smartwatch that’s waterproof, lasts a week on a charge, and has a color screen.

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  • #CharlieCharlieChallenge: Teens trying to “summon a demon” goes viral

    Move over, #KylieJennerLipChallenge — there’s a new social media craze in town. This time kids are trying to summon a Mexican demon named Charlie.

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    Photos of the day - May 27, 2015 (32 photos)

    A view of the booth of investment and construction company Morton during the ARCH Moscow 2015 International Exhibition of Architecture and Design, the military cap worn by Prince Philip (obscured) adds an unexpected dimension to the crown worn by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II as she travels in a…

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  • Drone footage shows extent of flooding in Texas and Oklahoma

    Flooding in Texas and Oklahoma this week have killed at least 18 people, left at least a dozen others missing and stranded hundreds of motorists.

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  • Bernie-mania! Sanders launches 2016 campaign

    There were dogs and children playing, people singing, and bikes and beach balls rolling. There was plenty of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream eating, and melting, down by the lake. Kayaks and sailboats floated by.

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    'To Conquer Her Land' – India's female soldiers (11 photos)

    Poulomi Basu documents the transformation of India ’ s first-ever female troops into soldiers in " To Conquer Her Land, " a series of photos shot from 2009 to 2014. The women, deployed along critical borders of Punjab and as the first line of control in Jammu and Kashmir, confront acute realities…

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    Cleveland police shooting settlement agreement (43 photos)

    Cleveland agreed to overhaul its police department under the supervision of an independent monitor in a settlement announced Tuesday with the U.S. Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and other abuses by officers. The announcement came three days after a white patrolman was…

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  • Rashida Jones exposes amateur porn industry

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    India heatwave (30 photos)

    More than 1,100 people have died in a blistering heatwave sweeping India, authorities said Wednesday, as forecasters warned searing temperatures would continue. Southern India has borne the brunt of the hot, dry conditions and many of the victims are construction workers, elderly or homeless…

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