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RNC bid to avoid convention floor fight over Trump nomination miscarries

Published in Odd and Fun on 24th July 2017

Committee representatives offered to ban independents and Democrat from future primaries in exchange for no disruptions from Never Trump faction Representatives of the Republican National Committee offered a deal to conservative grassroots activists to foreclosed a storey fight over the appointment of Donald Trump on Thursday, the Guardian has learned, but the transaction fell through. […]

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Stately race against time to restore Capitol dome before 2017 induction

Published in Odd and Fun on 23rd July 2017

The man in charge of mending the 1,300 cracks in the cast-iron dome is self-confident but Donald Trump has suggested cultivate will not be finished a year from now With the inauguration of a brand-new chairwoman almost exactly a year away, the jostling between Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump and others is not the only hasten […]

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Roomba creator responds to reports of’ poopocalypse ‘:’ We see this a lot’

Published in Odd and Fun on 22nd July 2017

Robotic vacuum cleaner is said to run over animal feces and continue its cleaning hertz around the house, spreading the mess over every conceivable surface Jesse Newton found out the hard way what happens when a robotic vacuum cleaner encounters a puppy turd, and it isnt pretty. Newtons Roomba were any plans to scavenge the […]

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Dallas Seavey prevails fourth Iditarod dog race in contender disfigured by savagery

Published in Odd and Fun on 20th July 2017

Dallas Seavey prevailed his third straight Iditarod dog sled hasten, bridging under the burled arch on Front Street in Nome for his fourth overall title in the last five years Dallas Seavey prevailed his third straight Iditarod dog sled race early on Tuesday morning, intersecting under the burled dome on Front Street in Nome for […]

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Split still No 1 at US box office as A Dog’s Purpose scampers into second

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th July 2017

James McAvoys bravura turn facilitated M Night Shyamalans film hamper the top spot, while A Dogs Purpose dodged contention and Resident Evil crept in M Night Shyamalans improvement as a commercial thrust was underlined by the figures for his multiple-personality thriller Splits second week at the US box office: it held on to the No […]

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‘We will be torn apart’: the combat to save Silicon Valley’s oldest trailer park

Published in Odd and Fun on 13th July 2017

The Buena Vista mobile home park in Palo Alto is a close-knit community. But can they withstand the march of developers who want to build plains for tech laborers? Its not a big manor, Amanda Serrano answers of her ageing off-white trailer in patch 59 of the Buena Vista mobile home park in Silicon Valley. […]

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Sinkhole detection intimates humen were in Florida 14,500 years ago

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th July 2017

Knife, bone, and dung cast doubt on Bering Strait theory and indicate humans spread through Americas 1,500 times earlier than thinking, investigates say A stone knife, mastodon bones and fossilized dung found in an underwater sinkhole show that humans lived in north Florida about 14,500 years ago, according to brand-new experiment that indicates the colonization […]

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Bestiality: which animals are most at risk

Published in Odd and Fun on 3rd July 2017

No reliable statistics exist on how many people engage in bestiality, but recent examples from academia and the news give us some clues On Tuesday, a co-worker sent me a link to an article on the Cairns Times (which turned about to be a fake news site) about an Australian man feared dead after attempting […]

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Desperately required: python hunters to undertake Florida’s unwelcome intruder

Published in Odd and Fun on 2nd July 2017

Since Burmese pythons encountered their route into the wild in the 80 s they have devastated native wildlife. Now 150,000 “couldve been” lurking in the states waterways Bill Booth struggles to recall the last experience “hes seen” a raccoon, a fox or a rabbit on one of his frequent hunting jaunts deep into the drenches […]

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Standing Rock activists stay in place, panicking pipe succes was a ‘trick’

Published in Odd and Fun on 1st July 2017

Though the US disclaimed a permit for the Dakota Access pipeline, numerous was concern that the Trump administration and the pipeline busines could overrule the decision Native American activists at the Standing Rock water protector camps vowed to remain in place the morning after the US Army Corps of Engineers denied a key permit for […]

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