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86-Year-Old Woman Becomes a First Time Author with Steamy Romance Novel

86-Year-Old Woman Becomes a First Time Author with Steamy Romance Novel

Originally posted 08/20/2014 04:00PM

An 86-year-old Utah woman became a first-time novelist by writing a steamy romance novel about a bored housewife.

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Watch Kids Taste Warheads for the First Time

UpdatePosted 08/20/2014 03:45PM

South Korean Children Taste Warheads Candy for the First Time (VIDEO)

Originally posted 08/20/2014 07:00AM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr The mere mention of Warheads candy can cause reflexive puckering in the mouths of generations of Americans.

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President Obama Denounces Murder of U.S. Journalist James Foley | James Foley

UpdatePosted 08/20/2014 02:00PM

U.S. Journalist James Foley Beheaded by Islamic State Militants in Iraq

Originally posted 08/20/2014 07:00AM

The United States stood firm Wednesday in its fight with Islamic State militants who beheaded a U.S. journalist in Iraq, pledging to continue attacking the group despite its threats to kill another American hostage.

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Man Fakes Own Death to Get Out of Marrying Long-Distance Girlfriend

UpdatePosted 08/20/2014 01:20PM

Man Fakes Own Death to Get Out of Marrying Long-Distance Girlfriend

Originally posted 08/20/2014 11:55AM

This takes "it's not you, it's me" to a whole 'nother level: Rather than break up with his girlfriend of two years, a Connecticut man decided it would be easier to fake his own death.

Tucker Blandford had gotten engaged to girlfriend Alex Lanchester last year, shortly before she moved back to her native Britain. The pair had met as students at the University of Connecticut, where Lanchester was studying abroad.

In the year since Blandford's proposal, Lanchester spent thousands of pounds planning the wedding and paying for his plane ticket to England for the ceremony.

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Truck Driver Rescues Family Caught in Burning Car (VIDEO)

Originally posted 08/20/2014 10:30AM

David Fredericksen was driving his semi truck along I-10 near Biloxi, Mississippi, when he saw an accident: A grandmother had T-boned an 18-wheeler while attempting to merge onto the interstate.

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Ebola Victim Nancy Writebol and Husband Have Emotional Reunion

Ebola Victim Nancy Writebol and Husband Reunite for First Time in Weeks

Originally posted 08/19/2014 05:55PM

Even with the glass between them, their reunion was an emotional one, said missionary David Writebol about seeing his wife, Nancy, for the first time in three weeks on Sunday.

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UpdatePosted 08/19/2014 05:00PM

Boy Devastated by Father's 'Theft' of His Ear, Nose

Originally posted 08/19/2014 07:00AM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Wait until he finds out where the quarters have been coming from.

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Watch a Little League Coach's Sweet, Inspiring Speech to His Losing Team

Watch a Little League Coach's Sweet, Inspiring Speech to His Losing Team

Originally posted 08/19/2014 04:35PM

It's not whether you win or lose – it's how you play the game. And for one baseball coach, it's also how you cheer up your young team.

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UpdatePosted 08/19/2014 04:00PM

Man with Dwarfism Wears Hidden Camera to Expose Daily Prejudices (VIDEO)

Originally posted 08/19/2014 11:35AM

"I wanted to stop telling people what happened to me and I wanted to start showing people what happened to me," Jonathan Novick, a 22-year-old man with a type of dwarfism called Achondroplasia, says.

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New Jersey Man Celebrates 101st Birthday at Job He's Had for 73 Years (PHOTOS)

UpdatePosted 08/19/2014 11:35AM

New Jersey Man Celebrates 101st Birthday at Job He's Had for 73 Years (PHOTOS)

Originally posted 08/19/2014 10:50AM

Herman "Hy" Goldman turned 101 this weekend and won't quit after 73 years working at the same job.

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