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Frank The Tortoise Has Been Found Safe!

The 50 pound tortoise that went missing last weekend has been found!

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Dog Flu Confirmed in Grand Rapids [Video]

This spring an outbreak of canine influenza sickened more than 1,000 dogs in the states surrounding Michigan.

Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana have all seen cases of the virus, some of them deadly.

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has now confirmed three cases of dog flu in Michigan: two in Grand Rapids and one in Macomb County, Wood TV 8 reports.

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What’s a Pay Phone? [Video]

If you were born in the 1900s, boy that make me feel old, you'll get a kick out of this. Realistically, if you were born anytime before December 31, 1999, you'll love this.

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Fifth Third River Bank Run Second Place Finisher Gets Bloody Shoes and Feet After ‘Rookie Move’

Jared Ward won the 2015 Fifth Third River Bank Run with a time of 1:14:45 on Saturday, May 9.

Christo Landry finished in second place, just 16 seconds behind Ward. Landry's run may be most remembered for his bloody shoes and feet, the result of a "rookie move".

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Stray Dog Leads Animal Rescue Workers to 10 Sick Puppies [Video]

Marina Tarashevsce, an animal rescue worker in Dallas, has been trying to catch a stray dog for weeks.

Then the dog wouldn't stop barking last week, and she noticed he wasn't with a female dog he usually ran around with. So she and another dog trainer went to investigate.

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10 Gloriously Green St. Patrick’s Day Foods

Everyone knows that St. Patrick’s Day is the one day out of the year when we’re all Irish. And, apparently that translates into wearing anything green and silly we can get our hands on and having as much to drink as we can carry at one time. But, there’s another strange tradition that has developed in celebration of this day. We can't explain it. Are Irish people really that into unnaturally green food?

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Buy This Woman’s House and She’ll Marry You

Forget Tinder. This may be the new way to meet someone special.

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The Mystery of The Dress Is Solved

There seems to finally be an answer to the question that has everyone going nuts: "Is the dress blue and black or white and gold?"

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Category: Humor, Weird News
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Two Llamas On the Run In Arizona Made Everyone’s Day [Video]

It seems like it doesn't take much to capture the nation's attention anymore.

Two llamas escaped their owner Thursday afternoon in Glendale, Ariz., and the Arizona pair instantly became internet phenomenons, The Arizona Republic and KPNX-TV 12 News reported.

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What Color Is This Dress?

Seriously? This has been popping up on my newsfeed all night and I need to know! Do you see blue and black, or white and gold? 

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Teen Fired From Pizza Joint for Tweet Before Starting New Job

Social media is a good way to get a job. It's an even better way to lose one.

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Category: News, Weird News
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New Device Might Let Deaf People Hear with Their Tongue [Video]

It looks like your tongue can be used for more than flapping your gums and swapping spit.

Researchers at Colorado State University's Department of Mechanical Engineering are working on giving those hard of hearing the opportunity to try something different than the cochlear implants or surgically-placed hearing aids offered as current solutions.

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