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Paul Allen says he's found battleship wreck

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen says he has found the wreck of a long-lost World War II Japanese battleship near the Philippines.

The philanthropist posted images on Twitter that appeared to show the Musashi, once one of the two largest warships in t...

The dress

Twitter, CNN

Man gets #TheDress tattooed on leg

The Dress has found its way in tattoo form to the leg of a Texas man.

Stick shift, manual transmission

SXC

Stick shift foils suspected car thief

Police in Connecticut said they arrested a man for trying to steal a car at a convenience store.

Monk statue

CNN/Drents Museum in the Netherlands

1,000-year-old mummified monk found in statue

A statue of a sitting Buddha that made its way from a temple in China to a market in the Netherlands revealed an extraordinary secret -- a 1,000-year-old mummified monk.

The mummy was discovered, encased in a cavity in the statue, when a private buyer...

Canada 'Spocks' $5 bills

Canadian Design Resource

Canadians "Spock" their $ 5 bills

Live long, prosper ... and Spock your bills.

#thedress

Roman

The secret of #TheDress: Mobile viewing

What matters most about #TheDress isn't the color scheme. It's the popularity of the story.

BuzzFeed's now-famous Thursday story -- simply titled "What Colors Are The Dress?" -- now looks like it'll become the sprawling web site's most-viewed post eve...

lotsa pot

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15 tons of pot confiscated at California border

When searching for hidden stash, an obvious place to check is the mattress.

Federal police in California did so last week, and found 15 tons of marijuana, and made the second largest weed bust in history at a U.S. border crossing.

The truck carrying t...

Ambulance

Officer says he was poisoned at McDonald's

An Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer was taken to the hospital after reportedly drinking cleaning solution from a drink he ordered at McDonald's.

The dress

Twitter, CNN

'The Dress' becomes huge BuzzFeed traffic driver

There are debates on the Internet... and then there was "The Dress."

If you were online on Thursday night, you know what happened: social media services were overrun with comments about the colors of a woman's dress. Some people saw black and blue; ot...

#thedress

Roman

#TheDress goes viral: Sales soar 347%

A social media frenzy about the color of a dress is bringing fame and fortune for one small British fashion company.

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Jason Antony/SXC

Basketball teams banned for throwing game

Two major high school girls basketball teams have been banned from postseason play after allegedly throwing a game.

Patrick Swazye

United Artists

NYPD using Patrick Swayze movie for training

The New York City Police Department has apparently turned to a Patrick Swayze cult classic to help teach its officers how to treat civilians.

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