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'Atlas Obscura' Tour Of Manhattan Finds Hidden Wonders In A Well-Trodden Place

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Crossword Enthusiast's Sleuthing Leads To Flirty Twitter Fight With NYTimes Crossword

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What Happens In The Brain Of An Extreme Procrastinator?

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Why Would Millions Tune Into 'Slow TV'?

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'Googly-Eyed' Stubby Squid Captures Internet's Attention

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Philly Officials: 'We Are Not Screwing Around' With Dumpster Pools

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A Company In Denver Has Created Wine For Dogs

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Atheists In Australia Tell Jedi They're Mucking Up The Census

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How To Get A Bear Off Your Truck? This Garbage Man Found Out

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Dutch Man's Online Love Match Turns Out To Be A Missed Connection

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Despite Pockets Of Popularity, Are Cargo Shorts Gauche?

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Aquapalooza: Welcome To Your New Favorite Music Festival ... Under The Sea

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Helen Gurley Brown in her office at Cosmopolitan magazine in the 1960s .The legendary editor, subject of two new biographies, knew sex sells – and food brings in ad money. She cannily combined them with features like "After Bed, What? (a light snack for an encore)." Santi Visalli/Getty Images hide caption

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Kidlington is home to a number of 17th century cottages near its medieval church. This is the most historic part of the village, but it's not where the tourists went. Instead, tour buses dropped them off in a residential area built in the 1960s and '70s. Lauren Frayer for NPR hide caption

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Why Did Busloads Of Asian Tourists Suddenly Arrive In This English Village?

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Just In Time For The Fourth, An Army Vet Frees 'Freedom'

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Jason Wurtz holds his dog SweePee Rambo after winning the 2016 World's Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on June 24 in Petaluma, Calif. Wurtz tells The Guardian there were no oozing sores on his prize-winning, unprepossessing pooch. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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