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  • Usain Bolt pictured in bed with student after dancing with woman at Rio nightclub

    Usain Bolt stirred up controversy after a 20-year-old Rio student named Jady Duarte reportedly shared photos of herself in bed with the Jamaican sprinter. This comes following reports of the nine-time Olympic gold medallist spotted twerking with an unidentified woman while celebrating his birthday at a Rio nightclub on 21 August.

    International Business Times
  • ​Winnipeg man uses Google Maps to successfully fight photo radar ticket

    Danial Mercer used Google Street View pictures of the area where he got slapped with a photo radar ticket to have his traffic violation thrown out of court. Mercer was driving through the school zone on Harrow Street just north of Warsaw Avenue on April 6, 2015 when a photo enforcement vehicle snapped a photo of him travelling 49km/h in the 30km/h school zone in front of St. Ignatius School. Mercer said he's driven that stretch of Harrow Street often and is aware of the school zone.

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  • Edmonton Girl's Leg Split Open By Makeshift Water Slide

    [Warning: This story contains graphic details and might be disturbing to some of our readers] Edmonton mom Ashley Field called it "the scariest night of her life." In a Facebook post, Field recounted the how her six-year-old daughter needed more than 37 stitches after her leg was split open by a metal peg during a trip to the park earlier this week. Field brought Kennedy and son Peyton to Westview Village Park where a makeshift water slide had been laid down by Green Shack program staff, the Edmonton Journal reports. The program regularly hosts activities for kids ages six to 12 during the summer. That day organizers sprayed water on a blue tarp that was nailed into the grass with metal pegs.

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  • Nate Diaz could face suspension for vaping cannabis after Conor McGregor fight

    Nate Diaz was seen casually vaping on the dais when speaking to the media following his Saturday night loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 202. Little did he know that it may get him into some hot water with USADA. “It’s CBD,” Diaz said.

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  • Katie Hopkins tells us about her life-threatening brain surgery, and why she'll 'end up in prison'

    One of the main things people find so unappealing about columnist and radio host Katie Hopkins is that she appears to have no sympathy for people who are suffering. In October 2015, she attacked overweight kids with the tweet: "I refuse to speak to fat children." In March of the same year, she took on the mentally unwell: "To be diagnosed as depressed is the holy grail of illnesses for many. The ultimate passport to self obsession. Get a grip people." Worst of all, during the height of the refugee crisis last spring, Hopkins wrote in a now deleted Sun column: "Show me pictures of coffins, show me bodies floating in water ... I still don't care." Hopkins' words were deemed to have gone too far

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  • Strong quake rattles central Italy: "The town isn't here"

    A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, levelling buildings in several towns as residents slept. The quake struck at 3:36 a.m. and was felt across a broad section of central Italy, including the capital Rome where people felt a long swaying followed by aftershocks. First images of damage showed debris in the street and some collapsed buildings in towns and villages that dot much of the Umbrian countryside.

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  • This Tragically Hip Meme Pretty Much Says It All

    You may have already seen this Tragically Hip meme. But when Toronto city council Kristyn Wong-Tam tweeted it out Saturday night following the CBC broadcast of the band's final concert in Kingston, Ont., we had only one thought: Nailed it.

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  • Costco's Credit Card Nightmare Just Got Even Worse

    Costco is facing more problems.

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  • Eat Like an Olympian: Here's Exactly What Olympic Athletes Eat For Breakfast (5 photos)

    If nothing else, the Olympics encourage full emulation and admiration for the superhuman elite athletes competing to take home gold. We want to know their workout routines, how they keep their hair in makeup in such perfect place while flipping through the air at high speeds, and, of course, what their diets really entail. If we can't make it to the Olympics like them, at least we can eat like them right? In that spirit, we grilled a few Olympians about what they regularly scarf down for breakfast. Keep scrolling to find out what you need to add to your shopping list to truly begin eating the breakfasts of champions.

    InStyle
  • Indian marathoner who ran without water in Rio heat thought she would die

    An Indian woman thought she was going to die after not being provided enough fluids while running the marathon in “the scorching heat” at the Rio Olympics last week, according to reports. Questioning the Athletics Federation of India’s efforts to provide fluids, O.P. Jaisha told the Press Trust of India, via BBC, she only received water from Rio organizers every eight kilometers, while others got water and energy drinks from officials in their countries’ athletic federations every two kilometers. Jaisha finished the race in 89th place with a time of 2:47.19. On the day the women’s marathon was held in Rio, temperatures reached 86 degrees.

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  • This “Harry Potter” fan just pointed out something seriously AWFUL about Snape that we never noticed!

    The great Snape debate has been a hot-button issue among Harry Potter fans ever since Deathly Hallows first hit shelves in 2007. According to the Redditor, Snape seems to give particularly grisly detentions to his Gryffindor students…and in some instances, he makes little Gryffindors cut up the same kinds of animals that they keep as pets. Poor l’il Neville Longbottom, for example, before he got really cute and badass.

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  • New Canadians, mostly Filipinos, snapping up homes in St. John's region

    The housing market may be slowing in the St. John's region, but there's a refreshing spike in the number of new Canadians who are snapping up homes. Veteran real estate agent and mortgage broker Debbie Hanlon has sold 22 homes to immigrant families in the past 12 months, mostly to newcomers from the Southeast Asian nation of the Philippines. It's a refreshing trend for a province that manages to retain, on average, just 25 per cent of the immigrants and refugees that come to Newfoundland and Labrador.

    CBC
  • Lose Weight Now! 10 Quick Calorie-Cutting Tips

    Want to lose a pound this week? You need to burn or cut out 3,500 calories. The best way to approach it without feeling deprived is to cut out a few calories here and there throughout your day, making lower-calorie food swaps so your taste buds don't miss a thing. Here are 10 simple ways to reduce your daily calorie intake so you can start dropping pounds right now.

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  • Hailey Baldwin Looks Like She's Wearing a Simple Swimsuit — Until You Spot This Little Detail

    Sadly, the Summer — along with its beach, pool, and sun-filled days — is coming to a close. But while many are making the most out of their favorite swimsuits, celebrities are still breaking out brand-new options. Take Hailey Baldwin, for instance, who 'grammed a pic of a green one-piece while celebrating her pal Kylie Jenner's 19th birthday. At first glance, the sleek, high-cut Zigilane design looks pretty sexy — in a simple way. But a quick look at the side and you'll spot a few statement-making cutouts, taking Hailey's beachside look to the next level. Take another look at the It model's suit ahead, then shop some similar options before Fall rolls on in.

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  • Saskatoon family making each day count after devastating diagnosis of 3-year-old boy

    The Wilson family is spending each day as if it's the last for three-year-old Tanner. Tanner's mother, Leeanne, still doesn't fully understand the diagnosis her son received just a few weeks ago, but she knows Leigh syndrome is breaking down her son's central nervous system. Leeanne said Tanner had always been a healthy boy, but when he was two, he started going downhill.

    CBC
  • Giving up alcohol opened my eyes to the infuriating truth about why women drink

    I’m newly sober and dog-paddling through the booze all around me. It’s summer, and Whole Foods has planted rosé throughout the store. Rosé is great with fish! And strawberries! And vegan protein powder! (Okay, I made that last one up.) At the office, every desk near mine has a bottle of wine or liquor on…

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  • Philippines President Duterte threatens to leave UN

    "When were you here last time? Nothing. Never. Except to criticize." The comments come days after the UN urged Duterte's administration to step back from its violent approach to drug crime. The crackdown since Duterte took office in late June has seen over 650 police killings -- deaths Duterte and his top police officer, Roland Dela Rosa, say are justified self-defense killings -- alongside as many as 900 unexplained murders perpetrated by suspected vigilantes. Duterte has also publicly accused dozens of officials and politicians of being involved in the drug trade. A woman cradles her husband, next to a placard which reads "I'm a pusher," who was shot dead in Manila on July 23, 2016. Police

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  • Flesh-Eating Mosquito Bites Can Now Leave You Looking Like A ZOMBIE

    Getting a mosquito bite is never the most comfortable of things but now they have the potential to leave you looking more like a zombie than a human being. Known as the Bairnsdale ulcer, the wound can leave people with zombie-like skin which can lead to amputation of limbs in extreme cases, according to Ten News. Jan Smith, who developed the ulcer on her foot while carrying out mountain climbing training, revealed just how deep the wound goes.

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  • Two Dogs Die And Several Collapse From Sunstroke As Heat Hits Pet Show

    Witnesses at Pet Fair Asia in Shanghai, China, said at least a dozen dogs began foaming at the mouth as they stood around for hours in 35C temperatures. Worried pet owners had to splash their dogs with water and fan them with air to try and alleviate the symptoms of heatstroke, which in the end claimed the lives of two pooches. Pet Fair Asia, an international tradeshow for pet supplies for dogs, cats, fish, turtles and the like is hosted every year and has been massively popular with owners looking for the latest in animal care and innovative products.

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  • Alien Megastructure? 'Tabby's Star' Continues to Baffle Scientists

    Nearly a year after first making headlines around the world, "Tabby's star" is still guarding its secrets. In September 2015, a team led by Yale University astronomer Tabetha Boyajian announced that a star about 1,500 light-years from Earth called KIC 8462852 had dimmed oddly and dramatically several times over the past few years. Boyajian and her colleagues suggested that a cloud of fragmented comets or planetary building blocks might be responsible, but other researchers noted that the signal was also consistent with a possible "alien megastructure" — perhaps a giant swarm of energy-collecting solar panels known as a Dyson sphere.

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