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Rob Ford takes heat for bizarre dance break in council meeting (VIDEO)

Still in the throes of a crack cocaine scandal, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford put his dancing shoes on and cut a rug in a bizarre dance break during Tuesday's city council meeting.
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A screengrab from a video showing embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford in the middle of a bizarre dance break during a city council meeting. (Screengrab)
Still in the throes of a crack cocaine scandal, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford put his dancing shoes on and cut a rug in a bizarre dance break during Tuesday's city council meeting.
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Obama, other leaders take heat over selfies at Mandela memorial

President Barack Obama and other world leaders are taking heat over selfies they either took or appeared in during Nelson Mandela's memorial service.
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President Barack Obama (R) and British Prime Minister David Cameron pose for a picture with Denmark's Prime Minister Helle Thorning Schmidt (C) during Nelson Mandela's memorial service on Dec. 10, 2013, in Johannesburg. First lady Michelle Obama (R) does not look pleased. (ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
It may be the Oxford Dictionaries word of the year, but a selfie at the memorial service for one of the greatest leaders in modern history? Maybe not the greatest idea.
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Chinese man kills himself after girlfriend won't stop shopping

The Chinese man was fed up with his girlfriend's five-hour shopping spree, throwing himself over the balcony of a local mall after she wanted to go to one more shoe store, authorities said.
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A Chinese man jumped seven stories to his death after eyewitnesses said his girlfriend refused to stop shopping. (CQNews/Screengrab)
A Chinese man jumped seven stories to his death after eyewitnesses said his girlfriend refused to stop shopping.
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President Clinton's doodling goes viral

The notorious hacker Guccifer found and released the bizarre drawings by Bill Clinton to the website Gawker on Thursday.
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Doodles from the Clinton White House have made a splash on the internet. (Alex Wong/AFP/Getty Images)
A hacker has mined the Clinton Presidential Library and unearthed material that delves deeply into the former president's self-conscious: his doodles.
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Rob Ford unwittingly befriends violent motorcycle gang members

Ford's appearance at the Buffalo Bills game also created mayhem, with fans swarming him for photos.
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Ford said that he takes a picture with everyone who wants to have a picture taken with him.
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Pope Francis reveals shocking detail of his past

The Pope used to be a nightclub bouncer in Buenos Aires.
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Pope Francis greets supporters in St. Peter's Square on March 19, 2013, in Vatican City. (Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
In the seven short months since he became head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis has provided more than his share of surprises.
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Fired Pizza Hut manager offered job back after social media uproar

Tony Rohr said he was given his marching orders for refusing to open the Pizza Hut restaurant in Elkhart, Indiana, on Thanksgiving.
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Pizza Hut said it was 'very upset' about the Thanksgiving dispute. (Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)
Tony Rohr said he was given his marching orders for refusing to open the Pizza Hut restaurant in Elkhart, Indiana, on Thanksgiving.
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Gassy whale explodes in gory video (VIDEO)

Bjarni Mikkelsen, a marine biologist at the National Museum of the Faroe Islands, ran for his life, having nearly been swept away by the deluge.
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That worked better than Beano. (Youtube/Screengrab)

A video of a beached whale in the Faroe Islands exploded all over the internet this week in gory and gushing mess.

The stomach of the sperm whale, which had died of natural causes, was being cut open by a marine biologist and suddenly burst, giving the man a scare - and the internet a new viral video.

The carcass detonated like a bomb, firing blood, organs and trapped gas into the air.

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Maurice Owens charged with fraud over banana peel fall (VIDEO)

Maurice Owens of Washington faces the fraud charges after police say video shows him planting a banana peel he slipped on and sued the DC Transit Authority over.
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Make sure there aren't security cameras around when trying to defraud a government agency out of $15,000. (Screengrab)
A Washington man walks a slippery slope -- and loses.
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Sriracha hot sauce factory in California told to take breather

Irwindale factory that produces the wildly popular hot sauce ordered to partially close down due to spicy emissions.
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Bottles of Sriracha chili sauce are displayed inside a supermarket in Rosemead, California, on October 31, 2013. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
A spicy red condiment made newly trendy by pop culture may face a threat to its continued production in California: irate neighbors.
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