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Fans Restore Luke Skywalker's Boyhood Home

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The Curious Fate Of Stonewall Jackson's Arm

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Haboob Haiku: Arizona Tweets About Storm Safety

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AP Issues Style Guidelines On 'Jeggings,' 'Jorts'

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Study: Shoes Tell A Lot About A Person

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Gym Manager Booby-Traps Locker To Catch Thief

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Bacon Tops New Burger King Dessert

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Director Boyle Unveils Pastoral Olympics Opener

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Stealthy Cow May Stand In For Psychic Octopus

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Massachusetts Town OKs Fines For Profanity

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Tortoise Couple Splits After 115 Years

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Crash Dumps Syrup Under Buttermilk Pike In Ky.

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What's That Sound? Preserving The Noise Of Old Gadgets

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