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Man asks police if they found his briefcase full of drugs

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:46:23 GMT2016-09-28T15:46:23Z

A man who misplaced his briefcase is in jail after police found cocaine and other various drugs inside, local Seattle news station KOMO reports.


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Martin Shkreli auctions punch to the face

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:09:02 GMT2016-09-28T15:09:02Z

Pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli is giving the public a unique opportunity to express their frustrations with the man by auctioning off a chance to punch him in the face.


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Pie-throwing suspect, Johnson come face-to-face -- again

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:26:12 GMT2016-09-28T06:26:12Z

Nearly a week after Sacramento police arrested homeless advocate Sean Thompson for assaulting Mayor Kevin Johnson with a pie to the face, the two came face-to-face once again.


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Meatless Mondays goes Sac-wide, thanks to Paul McCartney

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:48:46 GMT2016-09-28T03:48:46Z

Sacramento City Council members voted Tuesday to recognize “Meatless Mondays” in honor of Sir Paul McCartney.


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Nudist park is planned for Paris

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:04:19 GMT2016-09-27T17:04:19Z

Nudists in Paris will soon be able to shed their clothes without fear of arrest, as city council members have approved plans for an official park for naked people.


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Man sings about his pineapple pen, internet goes crazy

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:10:16 GMT2016-09-27T15:10:16Z

So if you have a pen, and combine it with a pineapple, what do you have?


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Snake on a train in Japan forces emergency stop

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:48:17 GMT2016-09-27T14:48:17Z

An unlikely stowaway on a Japanese bullet train forced the country's usually uber-punctual rail service to make an emergency stop Monday.


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10,000 stinging wasps make colossal nest in English country house

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:25:43 GMT2016-09-26T20:25:43Z

As many as 10,000 wasps have built a giant nest in the loft of a house in rural England.


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Amsterdam prostitutes learn to cook at chic restaurant

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:51:20 GMT2016-09-26T17:51:20Z

Each month, thousands of tourists come to De Wallen, Amsterdam's red light district. In between a network of narrow alleyways, interconnected bridges and canals they wander past the coffee shops and the infamous sex workers behind the windows.


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Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:52:21 GMT2016-09-26T14:52:21Z

They fought them on the beaches, the landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home.


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