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Scientists Discover Jurassic Spider, World’s Biggest on Record

Arachnophobes, beware! Scientists have just discovered the world's largest 8-legged creature from the Jurassic period.

The 165 million-year-old female spider is part of the Golden Orb Weavers -- a family of spiders that still exist today -- and has a leg span of nearly six inches.

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Romanian Lawmaker Moonwalks for Political Attention

In politics, vying for attention can be a difficult feat, what with all the scandalous love affairs, dishonest financial antics and hot-button social issues.

But it appears that Romanian lawmaker Edmond Talmacean may have found a way to catch the public's eye.

His method? Dancing.

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Better Watch Your Pens When The President Of The Czech Republic’s Around

Most offices have a pen stealer.  Apparently it's the same with world leaders.

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Stone tablets warn of tsunami dangers along Japan coasts.

Sometimes there is something that is so creepy. You hear of people predicting plane crashes or deaths in the family, but this is kind of spooky. Old Japanese tablets that may have held a warning for future generations.

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You’d Better Hurry To Catch The Gold Rush

If you were holding out for the maximum price before you sold off your old rings and chains to the jeweler, you might want to do it now;  Gold prices have started to slip for the first time in a few years.

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75-Year-Old Accidentally Shuts Off Armenian Internet

You know how full of rage you get when your favorite website is down or when your Internet connection is acting finicky?

Well, imagine a country-wide outage that lasted for half a day -- all because a 75-year-old woman accidentally clipped the wrong cable.

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Women Trade Years Off Their Life To Be Thin

Good article, but girls please bear in mind that this is the same country that gave us "Twiggy".
Almost one-third of young women would trade at least a year of their lives to have a perfect body, according to a new survey of British undergraduates.

The survey found that 16 percent of young women queried said they’d trade a year of life for their ideal body weight and shape. Ten percent were willing to trade two to five years, and 2 percent were willing to trade up to 10 years of life away. One percent said they would give up 21 years or more.

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Songs For Japan Released

Looking for a great way to contribute some money to help all the people in Japan ? A new album called "Songs For Japan" was released yesterday with music from many different artists with all the proceeds going to help aid in Japan. Read on for the details and song list.

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Cyclops Baby Born in India, Survives Only One Day

Last week, a baby boy was born in an India hospital without a nose and only one eye located in the center of his forehead, according to AOL News.

The baby was born via cesarean section and only survived for one day due to a condition called hydrocephalus, or water collecting in the brain.

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American F-15 Fighter Jet Down In Libya

An American F-15 fighter jet crashed in Libya, thankfully both pilots ejected safely and were rescued by Libyan rebels.

The plane was discovered by a British journalist who ran into wreck in the middle of a field. See the video of the crash site after the break.

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Massive Earthquake, Tsunami Strike Japan; Effects Expected Around the Globe

Hundreds have been found or are presumed dead after a massive earthquake and ensuing tsunami tore through Japan's northeast coast. Some are already declaring the 8.9 magnitude quake the largest ever recorded and after-effects are expected to hit the west coast of the US, the Phillippines, Indonesia and other vulnerable spots. The Internet has sped into action, using Twitter to report updates and Google's crisis response page to report missing persons.

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World’s Most Flirtatious Cities

It's no surprise to me that folks in  foreign cities are far and away more flirtatious  than we are here in America. I've said many times on my show people don't flirt much anymore. Shame on us.
Paris may be sexy and Rome may have its charms, but a new poll has ranked Athens as the most flirtatious city in the world.

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