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Odd News - Man finishes half-marathon while skipping to break Guinness record

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Boy, 8, may have broken record with 692-pound tiger shark

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Pope accidentally tweets support for New Orleans Saints

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Lottery first-timer's $551,575 winner nearly ended up in trash -- An Ireland man who bought his first-ever lottery ticket said the $551,575 winner nearly ended up in the trash at his local store.

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Loose alligator rescued from Maryland pond -- A young alligator spotted swimming loose in a Maryland pond was captured in a trap by local authorities and will be kept warm for the winter at a local zoo.

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Delaware couple win North American Wife Carrying Championship -- A Delaware couple won six cases of beer and five times the wife's weight in cash when they came out on top in the North American Wife Carrying Championship in Maine.

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World's largest serving of scrambled eggs cooked up in Colombia -- A Guinness World Record was broken in Colombia when a team of hundreds cooked up a batch of scrambled eggs that weighed 6,860.8 pounds.

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Ecuador, indigenous leaders strike deal to end protests -- The Ecuadorian government and the country's indigenous leaders have made a deal to end economic austerity measures that spawned more than 10 days of protests that ground its capital city to a halt.

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Reddit articles can now be shared on SnapChat -- Reddit now allows iPhone users to share its content directly to Snapchat or add Reddit content to their SnapChat stories.

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Soccer match blackout in North Korea draws complaints -- A soccer match between South and North Korea in Pyongyang will not be aired live in the South despite multiple requests.

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India restores postpaid mobile service to Kashmir -- India's government on Monday restored postpaid mobile service to all networks in Kashmir some 72 days after blocking mobile and Internet services there.

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Sled dog team leads Montana police on slow-speed chase -- A sled dog team out for a training session in Montana bucked its owner and ended up leading police on a low-speed chase.

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Winds from supermassive black holes can stunt dwarf galaxy growth -- New research showed strong winds blowing from supermassive black holes curtails stellar formation inside the dwarf galaxies where they reside.

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Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions

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At least 56 dead, several missing in Japan after Typhoon Hagibis

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Climate study calls frequent flyer programs 'high-polluting' luxuries

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3 U.S. researchers win Nobel Prize in economics for anti-poverty work

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Poll: 46% in U.S. have seen alcohol or drug abuse in family

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'The Daily Show' to air live Tuesday after fourth Democratic debate - Oct. 14 (UPI) -- "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" will air live Tuesday following the fourth Democratic primary debates for the 2020 presidential election, Comedy Central announced. 3 hours ago

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Bernie Sanders' tax plan: Strip 2017 overhaul, hike minimum wage to $15

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Joe Biden's anti-corruption government plan targets Donald Trump

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Trump's former Russian aide Fiona Hill to testify in impeachment inquiry

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2020 race for president: Who's running

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Featured News - Robotic future is on display in South Korea

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Fall blizzard hits Great Plains before harvest, burying crops

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FDA, Customs inspecting international mail in vaping investigation

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U.S. News - Ford recalls 18,000 Ranger pickups due to fire hazard

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Uber lays off about 350 people

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CBO report: Democratic drug plan would save Medicare $345B

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World News - U.S. military cost sharing puts greater burden on South Korea, report says

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Poland's ruling party keeps lower house, loses upper chamber

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Inter-Korean Cooperation Fund under fire for low returns

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Entertainment News - K-pop star Sulli found dead

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Freddie Mercury's 'Love Kills' receives new lyric video

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Rain Phoenix's 'Immolate' video directed by Gus Van Sant

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Health News - Suicide attempts increase among black teens, study says

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Study links frequent male pot use to early miscarraiges

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New study finds genetic link to some SIDS cases

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Science News - First genomic survey of oak family reveals tree's evolutionary history

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Lakes are experiencing worse algal blooms, global survey shows

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Study details version of insecticide DDT lost in aftermath of WWII

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Defense News - Royal Singapore Air Force celebrates 10 years of training at Idaho air base

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U.S. Space Command general briefs NATO to affirm deterrence mission

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British F-35Bs take off from, land on new carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth

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Sports News - Fantasy football: Who to trade for and who to trade away

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Desert Encounter repeats in Canadian International in weekend horse racing

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Chiefs' Tyreek Hill makes acrobatic TD catch in return vs. Texans

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Moments from BFI London Film Festival

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Moments from preparation for the celebration of Sukkot in Jerusalem

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Mack Truck workers in three states strike for better pay, health coverage

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Gavin Newsom signs law barring California schools from opening before 8 a.m.

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Rescuers recover one body as search resumes in collapsed New Orleans building

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Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions

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K-pop star Sulli found dead

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On Oct. 14, 1994, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded jointly to two Israelis, Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Foreign Minister Shimon Peres, and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.

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UPI Archives: Arafat stays away from Rabin funeral

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UPI Archives: Arafat, Rabin taking center stage at White House

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FDA, Customs inspecting international mail in vaping investigation - Oct. 11 (UPI) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Customs officials are inspecting postal facilities to help trace the supply chain of vaping products linked to lung injuries, the FDA said Friday.

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Republicans have more leeway to impeach Donald Trump than they think

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