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Taylor Swift, 2014 Grammys

CNN

Taylor Swift: Dating is last thing on my mind

Taylor Swift has a "new sick beat." The crooner, whose name has been synonymous with songs about heartbreak, has turned a 180 and gone full-on happy single pop star.

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Reuters

Facebook will loosen policy for drag queens

Facebook issued an apology for its "real name" policy -- and announced that it will loosen restrictions for the drag community.

Mumia Abu-Jamal

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Cop killer chosen as commencement speaker

Maureen Faulkner learned Tuesday that her husband's convicted killer was selected as the commencement speaker for a graduating class at the Goddard College in Vermont.

Walrus haul out

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35,000 walruses 'haul out' on Alaska beach

Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands of walruses have taken notice, "hauling out" on an Alaskan beach in numbers never seen before.

Dog rescued from hot tar

Animal Aid Unlimited India

Dog rescued after being stuck in hot tar

A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually saved by a four-hour rescue operation.

Chickens slaughtered California

Hundreds of chickens killed with golf club

Suspects in a bizarre burglary beat to death 920 chickens at a farm in central California earlier this month, authorities say.

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Strange Vine alert: Congressman does karate

For all of you waiting to see a 77-year-old congressman in a skin-tight track suit show off his martial arts skills, here's your chance.

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Toddler rescued after getting potty stuck on head

Emergency services were called to release a child after she got a toilet-training potty stuck on her head.


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Reports: 10,000 doves searched by police in China

The 10,000 doves released in a ceremony for China's National Day underwent full body cavity searches in an effort to prevent any kind of attacks.

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'Jeopardy' faces scrutiny for ‘women' category

The hit game show "Jeopardy" is not exactly known for it's scandals, but the show recently found itself in hot water after featuring a category called "What Women Want," which some viewers found sexist.

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