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Mayors Across the Country Fill Backpacks with Food for Hungry Children

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Mayors in 55 Cities Fill Backpacks with Food for Hungry Children

Originally posted 09/19/2014 06:15PM

Thousands of students across the country this weekend will bring home backpacks filled not just with textbooks, but with plenty of food to carry them through to Monday.

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See What Happens When an Aussie Man Gets the First New iPhone in His City

Aussie Man Drops New iPhone 6 Amid Smartphone Launch Excitement

Originally posted 09/19/2014 03:45PM

Call it a case of the Apple jitters.

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Nine-Months-Pregnant Woman Chases After Her Mugger – and Then Delivers

Pregnant Michigan Woman Chases After Her Mugger – and Then Delivers

Originally posted 09/19/2014 03:15PM

At nine months pregnant, Kristen Thompson must have looked like an easy mark to the mugger.

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Texas Homecoming Queen Gives Her Crown to Friend Who Was Pranked

Texas Homecoming Queen Gives Her Crown to Friend Who Was Pranked

Originally posted 09/19/2014 12:50PM

Lillian Skinner was thrilled when she was told she'd been nominated for homecoming queen at Grand Prairie High School in North Texas.

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NFL Vet Ricardo Silva Trades Tackling for Teaching

NFL Vet Ricardo Silva Trades Tackling for Teaching

Originally posted 09/19/2014 10:25AM

In his three years in the NFL – first with the Detroit Lions and then, briefly, the Carolina Panthers – safety Ricardo Silva banked $2 million, along with bragging rights to having intercepted two Super Bowl quarterbacks.

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Florida Man Kills His Daughter and 6 Grandchildren in Murder-Suicide

Florida Man Kills His Daughter and 6 Grandchildren in Murder-Suicide

Originally posted 09/19/2014 07:30AM

A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, as well as his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home in Florida that authorities said they had been called to in the past.

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Stolen Jaguar XK-E Returned to Owner 45 Years Later

Stolen Jaguar XK-E Returned to Owner 45 Years Later

Originally posted 09/19/2014 06:30AM

Forty-six years ago Ivan Schneider, successful Manhattan lawyer, bought himself the Jaguar convertible that would feature in a most unusual tale of unrequited love.

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Missing College Student Seen on Video Being Followed

Missing College Student Hannah Graham Seen on Video Being Followed

Originally posted 09/18/2014 04:50PM

Despite a handful of eyewitnesses and surveillance videos capturing sightings of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham early Saturday, she still remains missing.

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See What It's Like to Bike Through New York City at High Speeds (VIDEO)

UpdatePosted 09/18/2014 01:30PM

See What It's Like to Bike Through New York City at High Speeds (VIDEO)

Originally posted 09/18/2014 11:30AM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr The Joseph Gordon-Levitt film Premium Rush offered moviegoers a small glimpse of what life is like for the thousands of people biking through New York City each day, albeit a highly dramatized glimpse.

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Woman Celebrates 90th Birthday by Flying a Plane

Florida Woman Celebrates 90th Birthday by Flying a Plane

Originally posted 09/18/2014 12:50PM

A central Florida woman celebrated her 90th birthday by flying a four-seat Cessna.

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