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19 hours ago in Weird

This man really wanted to set a world record

An Indian man obsessed with setting Guinness world records got 366 flags tattooed on his body and had all his teeth removed so he could put nearly 500 drinking straws and more than 50 burning candles in his mouth.

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19 hours ago in Sports

Spieth welcomes gusting winds forecast at Colonial

Strong winds forecast for this week's Colonial tournament in Fort Worth, Texas have put a smile on the face of U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth who believes he will benefit from the challenge at Colonial Country Club.

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19 hours ago in Sports

Security revved up for first Indy 500 sellout

The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 will mark the first sellout in event's long history, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) said on Wednesday, putting added demands on already beefed-up security.

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19 hours ago in Sports

Patriots back Tom Brady in ‘Deflategate’ court appeal

The New England Patriots on Wednesday urged a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its decision to reinstate Tom Brady's "Deflategate" four-game suspension, saying its star quarterback faced "unprecedented, unjustified and unsupported penalties."

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19 hours ago in Sports

Sharks top Blues, advance to first Stanley Cup Final

The San Jose Sharks are going to finish their silver anniversary season chasing that big silver chalice.

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19 hours ago in Sports

Cavaliers throttle Raptors, grab 3-2 series lead

LeBron James had 23 points, eight assists and six rebounds, and Kevin Love returned to form with 25 points as the Cavaliers dismantled the Toronto Raptors in a 116-78 win on Wednesday that gives Cleveland a 3-2 series lead in the Eastern Conference finals.

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19 hours ago in Entertainment

Amber Heard files for divorce from Johnny Depp

Actress Amber Heard has filed for divorce from the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star after just 15 months of marriage.

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20 hours ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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20 hours ago in National

States ratchet up transgender battle with lawsuit against U.S.

Officials from 11 U.S. states sued the Obama administration on Wednesday to overturn a directive telling schools to let transgender students use bathrooms matching their gender identity, decrying the policy as "a massive social experiment."

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20 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, May 26

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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20 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: An honest trailer for ‘X-Men: The Animated Series’

Before you see "X-Men: Apocalypse," relive the '90s cartoon that you still remember - and the theme song that you can't get out of your head.

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21 hours ago in Local Sports

Home Runs Secure Twins Win

Miguel Sano hit the go-ahead two-run home run in the fifth inning and the Twins staved off another series sweep Wednesday by beating the Kansas City Royals 7-5.

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21 hours ago in Local Sports

Jacks Lose Summit Opener

Top-seeded Oral Roberts scored five times in the bottom of the fifth inning and held off South Dakota State for a 6-5 victory in the opening round of the Summit League Baseball Championship Wednesday night.

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21 hours ago in Local Sports

Big Ten Favorites Beaten

Both top seed Minnesota and second seed Nebraska will have to come through the losers bracket to win the Big Ten baseball tournament in Omaha.

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21 hours ago in Local Sports

GPAC Could Add One

The Great Plains Athletic Conference could be adding Jamestown of North Dakota to their list of league schools in the near future.

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21 hours ago in Local Sports

Husker Staying Put

Andrew White III will return to Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.

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21 hours ago in Local Sports

Twins Add Reliever

The Minnesota Twins have added an eighth reliever to their overworked bullpen, selecting the contract of left-hander Buddy Boshers from Triple-A Rochester.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 26

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Judge denies motion for new Gawker-Hulk Hogan trial

A Florida judge has denied Gawker's motion for a new trial in the Hulk Hogan sex-video case and won't reduce a $140 million jury verdict.

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2 days ago in National

Clinton did not comply with federal email policy, watchdog finds

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while U.S. secretary of state broke government rules and was not approved by State Department security officials, according to an internal government watchdog's report released on Wednesday.

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2 days ago in Local

PDR Disabled You Deer Hunt Looks For Disabled Children

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The PDR Disabled Youth Deer Hunt is looking for disabled adolescents to attend a free whitetail deer hunt.

3 days ago in Local

Gov Dayton Says Clinton is Best Qualified for President

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at New York University's Kaufman Management Center

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Where: New York City, New York, United States
When: 24 Jul 2015
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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has maintained support for Presumptive Democratic Nominee, Hillary Clinton

3 days ago in Local

Epidemiologist Warns of Ticks Over Memorial Day Weekend

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With Memorial Day weekend just ahead, thousands of Nebraskans will be heading out on their first camping trips of the season -- and they'll need to take precautions against ticks.

3 days ago in Local

Iowa Police Chief Retires

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Officials in Iowa City will be looking for a new police chief. Sam Hargadine on Monday announced his retirement, effective June 30.

4 days ago in Local

Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton

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The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.