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You can get banned from Facebook for sharing the same name as a famous person. It's against the social networking site's policy to impersonate a celebrity, and unfortunately, people with the same name as well-known actors, singers, and other public figures have been accused of doing this.


The ride-hailing giant on Thursday released its 2018 Lost and Found Index, documenting items most commonly left behind in Philly cars - as well as some of the strangest. The list wasn't all weird.


In a bizarre incident, a 20-year old youth hanged himself to death while on a video call with a minor girl who rejected his proposal. The incident took place in Neredmet area of Cyberabad police commissionerate on Hyderabad outskirts on Wednesday night.


This undated photo provided by Professional Sports Authenticator shows one of seven Ty Cobb baseball cards, a baseball-card find of a lifetime, that were found crumpled paper bag in a dilapidated house. Card experts in Southern California say they have verified the legitimacy, and seven-figure value, of the seven identical Ty Cobb cards from the printing period of 1909 to 1911.


A man who was fatally shot on a sidewalk in Rochester, Minnesota, fled Iraq several years ago to escape violence. Ahmed Muafaq Abdulhu Al Naddf, 40, immigrated to the U.S. in 2014 with his wife and their two children.


MINNEAPOLIS - A 25-year-old Milaca man faces murder charges after he allegedly stabbed his mother to death and tried to blame it on neo-Nazis, according to charges filed in Mille Lacs County. According to the criminal complaint, the county sheriff's office received a report on the afternoon of Sunday, March 11 from a Milaca man who reported that he received a call from an Isaiah Alan Pedersen.


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One model once had her hair braided into a birdcage, while another had a "hairy-copter" - a helicopter hairdo, with blades and all. These are some of the designs that have competed in Hair Wars , a showcase that began in Detroit's nightclubs in the mid-1980s and went on to tour in cities like Los Angeles, Miami, and New York City.


A student releases a balloon in honor of one of the victims of the massacre in a Parkland, Fla., high school during a student walkout to protest gun violence on the soccer field behind Columbine High School Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Littleton, Colo. More than 250 students took part in the short protest at Columbine, the scene of a mass school shooting on April 20, 1999.


Joaquin Avila, who for years fought discrimination in the classroom, the work place and the voting booth with groundbreaking success, died Friday, March 9, 2018, according to the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund. He was 69. less Joaquin Avila, who for years fought discrimination in the classroom, the work place and the voting booth with groundbreaking success, died Friday, March 9, 2018, according to the Mexican American Legal Defense ... more Joaquin Avila, a pioneering voting-rights attorney whose victories at the U.S. Supreme Court and the California Legislature helped to empower Latinos and other minorities at the ballot box, has died of cancer at his home in Seattle.


Morgan Cable at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, and her colleagues simulated Titan's methane rain and ethane flooding, and found that a salt-like compound formed quickly and stuck around, even after being repeatedly washed over. This suggests that the chemical slurry on the surface could create a "co-crystal".


Claud "Tex" McIver listens as potential jurors speak during jury selection for his case before Fulton County Chief Judge Robert McBurney, Monday, March 12, 2018, in Atlanta. A grand jury indicted McIver on charges including malice murder and influencing witnesses in the death of Diane McIver.


In this Sept. 27, 2017 photo, Isabella County Sheriff Michael Main, right, coordinates efforts in a police manhunt in rural Isabella County, Mich.


He added: "Someone else had already had one that was very similar, like a cyclops, and it just wouldn't live. Welcome to the latest Internet craze - snakes wearing hats.


In this June 8, 2017 file photo, former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. On March 13, 2018, ABC announced the former FBI director would appear on "The View" talk show.


Over the next month, the Mayo Civic Center will be hosting 30 events, everything from tomorrow's SMRPA Meeting to April 12's MACHE Conference. While I have no idea what SMRPA or MACHE are , I do have insight into three other upcoming Mayo Civic Center events.


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