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Viral Videos: Gangnam Style Viral Videos: Gangnam Style
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Today's Viral Video has become a phenomenal world-wide hit. And it just won't go away. As of today, this video has been viewed 1,378,292,885 times. Yes, that's over one billion views! [Read More]
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Authorities Remove Alligator from Boalsburg Home Authorities Remove Alligator from Boalsburg Home
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Authorities removed an alligator from a Boalsburg home over the weekend. The alligator is 5-feet long, police say. [Read More]

New Creamery Flavor Named After Russ Rose New Creamery Flavor Named After Russ Rose
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Tim Gilbert
It’s the first flavor added in more than 20 years to the Creamery’s “Hall of Fame” permanent flavors, which honor Penn State legends. With 35 years under his belt, the women’s volleyball leader is by far Penn State’s longest-tenured coach, and also one of its most successful. [Read More]

Case against man who texted photo of his tattooed genitals dismissed Case against man who texted photo of his tattooed genitals dismissed
21 weeks ago - Reuters
ATLANTA (Reuters) - A Georgia man accused of texting an unsolicited picture of his tattooed genitals to a married mother of young children did not commit a crime under a state nudity law, the state's Supreme Court ruled on Monday. [Read More]

Norwegian 10-year-old drives off with second car in two weeks Norwegian 10-year-old drives off with second car in two weeks
22 weeks ago - Reuters
OSLO (Reuters) - A 10-year-old Norwegian boy who took his parents' car for a joyride last week, claiming he was a dwarf who forgot his driver's license, has hit the road again. [Read More]

El Salvador castaway vows will not return to sea El Salvador castaway vows will not return to sea
22 weeks ago - Reuters
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - A fisherman from El Salvador who says he spent 13 months adrift in the Pacific Ocean, surviving on turtle blood and fish and birds caught with his bare hands, vowed he would not venture back out to sea as he left hospital on Wednesday. [Read More]

'Catch me if you can' biker nabbed by Texas police 'Catch me if you can' biker nabbed by Texas police
22 weeks ago - Reuters
SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A motorcyclist who taunted San Antonio police for a week with a Facebook video of himself driving recklessly through traffic along with the message "catch me if you can" was caught while sneaking out of a friend's house, police said on Tuesday. [Read More]

Obama bemoans growing 'older and creakier' Obama bemoans growing 'older and creakier'
22 weeks ago - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Like most Americans of a certain age, President Barack Obama is starting to complain about the aches and pains of getting older. [Read More]

Crocodiles can climb trees: researchers Crocodiles can climb trees: researchers
23 weeks ago - Reuters
ORLANDO (Reuters) - Most people entering crocodile territory keep a wary eye out on water and land, but research suggests they need to look up. [Read More]

In election year, Romania debates giving human rights to dolphins In election year, Romania debates giving human rights to dolphins
23 weeks ago - Reuters
CONSTANTA, Romania (Reuters) - Armed with an iPad and a letter of support from an Oscar-winning film director, Remus Cernea is pushing a cause that he acknowledges few of his fellow Romanian lawmakers care about: giving dolphins the same rights as humans. [Read More]

'Catch me if you can' biker leads Texas police on merry chase 'Catch me if you can' biker leads Texas police on merry chase
23 weeks ago - Reuters
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - The fight is on between San Antonio police and a motorcycle rider who posted a video on Facebook that shows him zooming through interstate traffic at speeds up to 100 mph with a message: "Catch me if you can." [Read More]

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