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Is Muammar Gadhafi Dead? [GRAPHIC PHOTO]

According to media outlets, Libyan officials are announcing the death of former Libyan dictator Muammar Gadhafi by wounds suffered when an eight-month-old revolution effort overran his hometown of Sirte.

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Red Bull Flugtag Teams Attempt to Fly in Death-Defying Stunts [VIDEO]

At the 2011 Red Bull Flugtag competition, teams attempted to fly a variety of homemade gliders, including a giant beer stein, a cell phone, a pirate ship, a pink bra and even the DeLorean from ‘Back to the Future.’

It takes a special kind of person to build a contraption that probably won’t fly, then attempt to pilot it off a platform suspended 30 feet over water. Special, and maybe a little crazy. 

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Amanda Knox Awaits Murder Verdict
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Amanda Knox Verdict – NOT GUILTY

After hours of deliberation, a jury has reached a verdict in the appeal of Amanda Knox's conviction for murder.

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Satellite Set To Plummet To Earth
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What’s That Giant Flaming Ball Of Metal Falling From The Sky? Not Sure, But It’s The Size Of A Bus.

According to NASA, an out of control satellite will fall to earth some time Friday. Officials say pieces could fall in the U.S., Asia and Europe. Hey, way to narrow it down.

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Scott Barbour, Getty Images
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This Day in History for August 31 – Princess Diana Dies and More

1803 – Lewis and Clark start their expedition to the west (More info)

1888 – Mary Ann Nichols, the first of Jack the Ripper’s confirmed victims, is murdered (More info)

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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This Day in History for August 11 – Watts Riots Begin and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1929 – Babe Ruth becomes the first baseball player to hit 500 home runs in his career with a home run at League Park in Cleveland, Ohio (More info)

1934 – The first civilian prisoners arrive at the Federal prison on Alcatraz Island (More info)

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31 American Troops Killed in Afghanistan After Taliban Attack on Helicopter
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30 American Troops Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Attack

Editor's Note: This post has been updated to reflect that 30 American troops were killed in the attack, rather than 30, as initially reported.

Taliban insurgents shot down an American military helicopter in Afghanistan Saturday, killing 30 American troops, 7 Afghan commandos, and an interpreter multiple news outlets are reporting

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This Day in History for August 4 – Anne Frank Captured and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1892 – The parents of Lizzie Borden are found murdered in their Fall River, Massachusetts home (More info)

1944 – A tip from a Dutch informer leads Nazis to a sealed-off area in an Amsterdam warehouse where they find and arrest Jewish diarist Anne Frank, her family, and four others (More info)

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Pool / Jeff Zelevansky, Getty Images
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Celebrity Birthdays for August 4 – President Barack Obama, Jeff Gordon and More

Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

President Barack Obama
Age: 50
Occupation: Politician
Known For: Currently serving as the 44th President of the United States, being the first African American to hold the office, and his unshakably cool public persona

Jeff Gordon
Age: 40
Occupation: NASCAR Driver
Known For: Winning 84 career races, holding three the Daytona 500 championships, and being the first driver to reach $100 million in career winnings in the Cup series

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Remember Hale-Bopp?

July 23rd marked the day in history when we could see the comet "Hale-Bopp" with the naked eye!

I remember vividly driving and looking up in the night sky July 23rd in 1997, and just being amazed that we could see it so vividly. I thought it was spectacular!

I looked it up on Wikipedia and found this information, in case you are interested.

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Facebook Launches Video Calls, Powered by Skype

Facebook finally settled the rumors on Wednesday. Through a partnership with Skype, Facebook is rolling out integrated video calling to the public beginning immediately.

The new integrated feature will not require the separate Skype client, but instead, just a touted “under 30 s

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Jumping Bunnies, The New Craze! [VIDEO]

Rabbits like to hop! That is hardly a secret. But now European rabbit enthusiasts have harnessed their bunnies' natural talents to create a new spectator sport... rabbit showjumping.

Read more: at Daily mail. And check out t

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