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Football Field-Sized Asteroid to Pass Earth This Weekend

A giant asteroid the size of a football field is scheduled to pass through Earth’s atmosphere over the weekend. Scientists say that the 330-foot-wide fiery rock will miss striking the Earth’s surface by nearly 600,000 miles - about three times the distance between our planet and the moon.

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Five-Year-Old Boy Spends More Than $2,500 on ‘Zombies Vs. Ninjas’ App

Everyone knows it costs money to raise a child, but it’s the unforeseen expenses that really add up.

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Thugs Destroy $2,500 Worth of Girl Scout Cookies

This is not the way the cookie is supposed to crumble.

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Man Arrested After Breaking Into Restaurant, Eating 16 Slices of Pie and Falling Asleep

A man broke into a Baltimore fast-food restaurant last month and ate 16 slices of pie before falling asleep and being captured, police say. Baltimore police responded to a break-in at a Popeye's chicken restaurant on Feb. 19, whereupon they found a 62-year-old man asleep on the floor of the establishme

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Watch This Giant Real-Life Robot Dog Fling Cinderblocks Across the Room

The mad scientists over at Boston Dynamics have created a four-legged dog-like robot they call BigDog robot.

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Bonehead Pranks Ex-Wife By Placing 18 Fake Pizza Deliveries to Her House

To make a joke about how Bryant Smith will be convicted in 30 minutes or less is like picking the lowest hanging fruit on the comedy tree, but we're not all that tall, folks.

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Bartender Fired for Reporting Drunk Driver

It may sound hard to believe, but trying to stop a drunk driver has actually cost a woman her job.

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There Are Only Four Chicken McNugget Shapes – And They All Have Names

I guess maybe I haven't eaten enough McDonald's Chicken McNuggets in my day to notice, but it turns out that there are actually only four McNugget shapes. And the fine folks at McDonald's have named them all.

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Man Calls 911 Nine Times to Request a Cheeseburger

There is just something about fast food that makes people abuse 911. In the past, folks have been arrested after calling emergency services to report problems with their orders at Burger King, McDonald's, Subway and Hardee's.

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Dog With Itchy Trigger Paw Shoots Owner in the Leg

A dog’s bark may be worse than its bite, but the same can’t be said for its aim.

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Ikea’s Swedish Meatballs Found to Contain Horsemeat

So far America has been spared in the horsemeat scandal that began in Ireland last month. Which is good news for all of us who never developed a taste for Mr. Ed.

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‘UFO’ Caught on Tape in Oregon. Could Also Be A Ghost Disco Ball?

It feels like we rarely hear about crazy UFO sightings nowadays. This wacky new report from NBC affiliate station KOBI-TV5, which depicts a couple that claims to have seen a flying saucer in the sky, seems almost quaint. 

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