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Lightsaber dueling awakens the Force in France

Lightsaber dueling awakens the Force in France

In France, it is easier than ever now to act out “Star Wars” fantasies. The fencing federation has officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport.
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Insane tee-ball shot leaves 11-year-old amazed

Insane tee-ball shot leaves 11-year-old amazed

11-year-old Isaac Husted reacts in disbelief as his tee-ball shot rolls back perfectly to where it started. Luckily it was all filmed - or no one would have believed him.
Press Association
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Zoo welcomes tiny antelope on Valentine’s Day

Zoo welcomes tiny antelope on Valentine’s Day

The newest baby at a Chicago-area zoo is an antelope calf weighing just 23 ounces. The male was born on Valentine’s Day and has been named Valentino.
Associated Press
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Giant ski slope placed on top of Copenhagen power plant

Giant ski slope placed on top of Copenhagen power plant

Danish skiers and snowboarders are testing out an artificial ski slope above an incineration plant that doesn't emit toxins and rises 85 metres (279 feet) above the flat landscape of Copenhagen. The lower half of the slope at the Amager Resource ...
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Mum-of-three horrified to discover weight loss was caused by pancreatic cancer

Mum-of-three horrified to discover weight loss was caused by pancreatic cancer

Feeling "smug" for resisting her usual festive mince pie binges, having joined a local dieting club, a mum-of-three was horrified to discover that her weight loss was caused by pancreatic cancer, not slimming. When Liz Oakley, 65, noticed the pou...
Press Association
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Valentine's weddings atop Empire State building

Valentine's weddings atop Empire State building

Valentine's weddings atop Empire State building
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Otters enjoy snow day at the Vancouver Aquarium

Otters enjoy snow day at the Vancouver Aquarium

Six rescued sea otters enjoy a rare snow day at the Vancouver Aquarium. Marine mammal trainers held a snow enrichment session for the animals which provide mental and physical stimulation.
Press Association
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Valentine's Day addict spends GBP3,800 on decorating her home

Valentine's Day addict spends GBP3,800 on decorating her home

An entrepreneur who is so in love with Valentine's Day she has spent GBP3,800 filling her house with romantic decorations and accessories, has admitted that she even celebrated the passionate occasion when she was SINGLE. Now happily married, Tin...
Press Association
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'Best in Show' dog eats steak in NYC

'Best in Show' dog eats steak in NYC

In an annual tradition, the winner of the Westminster Kennel Club dog show ate steak at Sardi's Restaurant in New York City.
Associated Press
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Police recover rare monkey stolen from Florida zoo

Police recover rare monkey stolen from Florida zoo

Kali, the 12-year-old rare Goeldi's monkey reported stolen from Palm Beach Zoo in Florida, has been found safe and sound.
Associated Press
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Tiger found in abandoned home now at sanctuary

Tiger found in abandoned home now at sanctuary

A tiger found in an abandoned Houston home has made it safely to an animal sanctuary in East Texas.
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Farm provides chickens with a swing - and they love it

Farm provides chickens with a swing - and they love it

Meet the new animal internet sensation: a chicken on a swing. The fun-loving fowl was caught on camera at Cockfields Farm in Ashton-under-Lyne and the internet can't get enough of it.
Press Association
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Secret lives of rare giant pangolins revealed in video

Secret lives of rare giant pangolins revealed in video

Conservationists from Chester Zoo are conducting the first study of rare giant pangolins in Uganda. As part of the pioneering research, the team has captured remarkable video footage which is providing new insights into the secret lives of the li...
Press Association
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Steward lifted up during PSG celebrations

Steward lifted up during PSG celebrations

An Old Trafford steward is lifted in the air as PSG fans celebrate during the Champions League match between the French club and Manchester United.
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Pot smokers find caged tiger in abandoned house

Pot smokers find caged tiger in abandoned house

Houston police say some people who went into an abandoned home to smoke marijuana found a caged tiger.
Associated Press
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Former McDonald's employee gets Big Mac tattoo - but was it with bacon?

Former McDonald's employee gets Big Mac tattoo - but was it with bacon?

A former McDonald's employee and loyal Big Mac Fan has been inked with a picture of the fast food favourite. Former star of Tattoo Fixers and celebrity tattooist Jay Hutton was tasked with recreating the bestselling burger.
Press Association
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Officer rescues doe stuck in storm drain for days

Officer rescues doe stuck in storm drain for days

Authorities have rescued a deer found trapped in a storm drain in Kansas, and officials say the animal may have been there for a week.
Associated Press
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Police search for monkey stolen from a Florida Zoo

Police search for monkey stolen from a Florida Zoo

Police in Florida are on the lookout for a monkey that was stolen from the Palm Beach Zoo.
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Newborn baby girl pulled out of South African storm drain

Newborn baby girl pulled out of South African storm drain

Emergency services were called after cries were heard coming from the drain in Newlands East, near Durban in South Africa. Following a three-hour rescue operation, police are now investigating how the baby got there in the first place.
Press Association
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College dropout makes GBP5,000 a month as 'online beggar'

College dropout makes GBP5,000 a month as 'online beggar'

Jovan Hill makes up to GBP5,000 a month by "begging" for money from his 110,000 followers on Twitter. He makes five times his previous monthly salary of GBP965 and compares himself to reality TV stars the Kardashians.
Press Association
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Strangers form unbreakable bond when one gave birth to the other's son

Strangers form unbreakable bond when one gave birth to the other's son

wo strangers have spoken of their unbreakable bond, formed when one gave birth to the other's son - after she lost her baby boy and feared she would never be a mum. Collapsing at 36 weeks pregnant in 2015, Julie Wong, 41, came to from an induced ...
Press Association
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Westminster Kennel Club dog show underway in NY

Westminster Kennel Club dog show underway in NY

Dogs of all breeds are rounding the rings again at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show. Breed judging began Monday at the illustrious show in New York.
Associated Press
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Texas students don wigs in tribute to Bob Ross

Texas students don wigs in tribute to Bob Ross

Art students at Madison Middle School in Abilene, Texas donned their curliest wigs and painted little trees onto canvases to pay homage to the late painter Bob Ross.
Associated Press
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DC art exhibit features Ivanka lookalike

DC art exhibit features Ivanka lookalike

A new art exhibit at a Washington museum shows an Ivanka Trump lookalike pushing a vacuum cleaner and invites spectators to toss crumbs for her to clean up.
Associated Press
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Japanese Spider Crab moults out of its shell

Japanese Spider Crab moults out of its shell

This time-lapse footage captures the six-hour process of a Japanese Spider Crab moulting out of its shell at SeaWorld San Diego.
Press Association
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Art gallery for dogs opens in London

Art gallery for dogs opens in London

London's first National Paw-trait Gallery, designed especially for our four-legged-friends, has opened. Portraits are hung at both human and dog eye level.
Press Association
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Meet the feedee who gets paid to binge

Meet the feedee who gets paid to binge

Gorging on 10,000 calories a day on camera has become a lucrative meal ticket for a 33 stone size 30 woman, whose gluttony is eagerly watched by thousands of online fans. WARNING: explicit content.
Press Association
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Texas officers catch kitten falling from tree

Texas officers catch kitten falling from tree

Police used a blanket to catch a kitten that fell after getting stuck high in a tree in Lufkin, Texas. The rescue was captured on one officer’s bodycam.
Associated Press
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Woman quadruples income playing computer games

Woman quadruples income playing computer games

Former bingo caller Amy Bayliss quadrupled her salary through online gaming. The 22-year-old from Solihull started live streaming her gaming in October 2017 through the website Twitch, and now earns between GBP800 and GBP3,000 a month.
Press Association
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Bobblehead museum opens in Milwaukee

Bobblehead museum opens in Milwaukee

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has opened in Milwaukee with a collection of thousands of bobbling heads from sports, pop culture and politics.
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Girl passes security to greet pontiff before Mass

Girl passes security to greet pontiff before Mass

Pope Francis received a surprise gift on Tuesday when a little girl crawled under the barrier at an Abu Dhabi stadium and ran to hand him a piece of paper.
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Meet the woman who sweats 10 times more than average

Meet the woman who sweats 10 times more than average

Meet the student from Houston, Texas, who has a severe form of hyperhidrosis, a disorder which makes her sweat 10 times more than the average person.
Press Association
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Dying man leaves moving gift to widow

Dying man leaves moving gift to widow

A bride who was wed and widowed in just 48 days has spoken movingly about the surprise gift she received from beyond the grave, after her husband lost his long and painful battle with cystic fibrosis, which she also has.
Press Association
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Seals invade Calif. beach during federal shutdown

Seals invade Calif. beach during federal shutdown

A colony of elephant seals and their pups have taken over a California beach during the government shutdown. About 60 adult seals and dozens of pups are on the beach of the Point Reyes National Seashore north of San Francisco.
Associated Press
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Texas man on a tractor leads police on slow chase

Texas man on a tractor leads police on slow chase

A man aboard a John Deere tractor in Texas led police in a slow-speed chase across farm fields. Police say the man dragged a police officer before fleeing on a chase that lasted for an hour.
Associated Press
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Zoo's gorilla predicts Rams' Super Bowl win

Zoo's gorilla predicts Rams' Super Bowl win

A baby gorilla at the Dallas Zoo is picking the Los Angeles Rams over the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl. Seven-month-old Saambili chose a treat with Rams' blue and gold colors
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Mum welcomes one-in-a million twins with Down's syndrome after losing girl to the condition

Mum welcomes one-in-a million twins with Down's syndrome after losing girl to the condition

A mother has relived the bittersweet moment when she discovered she was pregnant with her one-in-a-million Down's syndrome twins - one of only 29 sets worldwide - just weeks after withdrawing life support from her baby girl, who also had the condi...
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Minnesota sculptors test limits with Trump piece

Minnesota sculptors test limits with Trump piece

Minnesota snow sculptors won’t participate in U.S. National Snow Sculpting Competition after proposed pieces were denied over politics, including one of Trump
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Clumsy burglars steal from Texas liquor store

Clumsy burglars steal from Texas liquor store

Three clumsy burglars are wanted in the Houston area after surveillance video captured the men breaking into a Cypress liquor store and stealing several bottles of alcohol before leaving in a hurry - tripping and shattering glass in the process.
Associated Press
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Pets enjoy playing in snow as cold snap hits UK

Pets enjoy playing in snow as cold snap hits UK

Pets across the UK enjoy playing in the snow. The UK has had its coldest night of the winter so far as the cold snap continues to cause icy conditions across the country.
Press Association
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Sinkhole turns out to be mystery tunnel near bank in Florida

Sinkhole turns out to be mystery tunnel near bank in Florida

The FBI are investigating after a reported sinkhole turned out to be a tunnel leading towards a Chase Bank branch in Pembroke Pines, near Miami, Florida.
Press Association
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Extreme cold forces snow sculpting delay

Extreme cold forces snow sculpting delay

Extreme cold even affects the United States National Snow Sculpting Championship.
Associated Press
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Largest North American diamond in NYC

Largest North American diamond in NYC

The largest diamond ever discovered in North America will be on display in New York City for the next several days.
Associated Press
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Manatee rescued in Fla. as water temperatures drop

Manatee rescued in Fla. as water temperatures drop

Low water temperatures are having an effect on Florida's manatee population. A 725 lb. sub-adult male suffering from symptoms of cold stress and dehydration was rescued and is being treated at SeaWorld's critical care animal hospital.
Associated Press
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Bear caught stealing package in Nevada

Bear caught stealing package in Nevada

Footage has been released of a bear stealing a package from a house in Reno, Nevada.
Press Association
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Is this the world's spiciest fish and chips?

Is this the world's spiciest fish and chips?

A takeaway in York claims to have created the world's spiciest fish and chips, so hot that you have to sign a waiver form to try it.
Press Association
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WATCH: Passenger in BMW horror crash 'a real possibility'

WATCH: Passenger in BMW horror crash 'a real possibility'

New footage of the horrific crash which saw street racer Taufiq Carr crash his speeding BMW M3 on the N1 in Cape Town last week indicate that a passenger may have been in the car.
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Student adopts abandoned fox cub as pet

Student adopts abandoned fox cub as pet

A student who has become a surrogate mum to an abandoned vixen cub has told how the adorable creature is now best friends with her pet Labrador - aping the Disney movie The Fox and The Hound.
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