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Don't Mess With a Chipmunk's Nuts | North America   video
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A chipmunk gathers nuts, but he needs to keep an eye out for pickpockets. | Watch NORTH AMERICA Sundays ...
It's Time to Change the Time!
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- 1 hour ago -
Daylight Savings in Europe
Siberia Celebrates Birth of First Giraffe in Zoo
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- 2 hours ago -
Zoo staff have been giving the baby giraffe a mixture of milk and quail eggs every three hours, as well as vitamins and other substances to strengthen her bone, cartilage, and immune system. Mr Kokarev said: 'The mother does not show interest in it
Google Exec Ascends to 136K Feet, Skydives to World Record [Video]
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- 2 hours ago -
Google Senior VP completed a feat for the record books. He broke Felix Baumgartner's world skydiving altitude record this week when he rode a balloon to a height of over 135,000 feet and then safely made the harrowing journey back. Read on for details:
VIDEO - Ambidextrous Cat Shows Off Unique Eating Technique
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- 4 hours ago -
Cat's unusual way of eating
Couple Together 73 Years Die Just 28 Hours Apart
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The couple from Cincinnati, Ohio, are being touted as the latest example of 'broken heart syndrome' - where the death of one partner is followed very quickly by the other.
Monkey Leads the Way in Females' Social Advancement in Japan
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OITA -- A female monkey at Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden in Oita is attracting attention as she makes her mark in the largest group at the zoo. The zoo is known for its large population of monkeys.
Here Are 45 Rare Photos From The Past You'Ve Never Seen Before
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These historic photo opportunities happened in the blink of an eye, but someone was lucky enough to capture it on film. They are the kind of events you can't quite believe happened (but you're so glad you have evidence of it).
Reagan Nation: Former Presidential Aide Urges Southern States to Secede Over Gay Rights
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- 13 hours ago -
A former Reagan administration aide has called on southern US states to secede and establish an ultraconservative nation based on opposition to same-sex marriage and other advances in gay rights.
Wrong Head: NYPD Cop Kicks Fellow Officer, Mistaking Him for Suspect (VIDEO)
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- 13 hours ago -
A New York cop is being investigated after kicking a fellow officer in the head, US media discovered. Police were arresting a fare-dodger on the subway when one officer got confused, striking his colleague instead of the suspect.
Two Killed, Four Wounded in Washington State School Shooting
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Two students at a Washington state high school, including the shooter, have been killed and four injured after one of them opened fire early Friday.
90 Percent of Americans Are Poorer Today Than in 1987
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The American Dream is slipping further away from the vast majority of Americans than it has in a quarter century. Now 90 percent of US households are poorer than they were in 1987, according to both a new study and the head of the Federal Reserve.
How to Reduce Your Inheritance Tax Bill
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House price increases mean millions more people are now subject to inheritance tax, "We all want to see a system where it is only the very rich that pay inheritance tax, and not hard working people."
Roman Gums 'Healthier Than Ours'
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People living in Roman Britain had healthier gums than their modern-day descendants, a feat of archaeological dentistry shows.
Asda Faces Mass Legal Action Over Equal Pay for Women
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Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action by women who work in their stores. The women claim they are not paid the same as male workers in the distribution warehouses - despite their jobs being of "equivalent value".
Hippo Birdie Two Ewe | Funny Birthday Greeting Card
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- 1 day ago -
A funny, hilarious cartoon birthday card, featuring lyrics involving a hippo, a bird, a deer, and two ewes.

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