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Kid celebrates World Book Day by going to school dressed as Christian Grey

The 11-year-old was sent home from school after he came in a costume modeled after the S&M-loving star of "Fifty Shades of Grey."

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When it’s too late to buy car insurance

When you're at the scene of a car crash, it's probably too late to buy car insurance.

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Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

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Different time, same house

What time is it? Depends on which room you're in!

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Moonshine is not acceptable for show-and-tell

A science teacher who knew he was making the illegal alcohol was reprimanded for not reporting that the boy brought it to class.

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Misleading sign welcomes/prohibits visitors

A malfunctioning city signs sends mixed messages.

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Ohio man busted after responding to sheriff’s Facebook post

STUPID CRIMINAL FILES: After the sheriff asked Facebook to help find a wanted man, the suspect himself struck up a conversation with law enforcement.

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No selfie sticks at the Smithsonian

if you're visiting one of America's greatest museums, leave your selfie stick at home.

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Police issue tickets for pizza, French fries

Police in one New Hampshire town are rewarding residents for doing the right thing.

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For $129 you can dress like Katy Perry’s #LeftShark

The "Roar" singer is cashing in on the dancing shark phenomenon from her Super Bowl half-time show.

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Stop defacing money in honor of Leonard Nimoy

Canadian currency is getting the "Star Trek" treatment and bank officials are not happy.

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Smelly Louisville

There's a bad smell in the city but nobody knows where it's coming from.

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Llama drama captivates the nation

Llama I'm coming home! Two llamas making a therapy visit to an Arizona retirement community escaped, sparking a hilarious chase caught live on TV.

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Forget the Double-Down, KFC launches edible coffee cups

Kentucky Fried Chicken is testing edible coffee cups in some of its stores. Maybe next they'll try edible chicken.

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Who stole the church chocolate?

Sounds like someone had the munchies.

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Forget a house, rent an entire village

If "king for a day" sounds too majestic, a small Hungarian village will let you become deputy mayor for a few days.

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Bank robber busted after coffee break

A would-be bank robber nearly got away ... if he hadn't stopped for a Dunkin Donuts coffee break.

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‘Hibernating’ pet tarantulas stolen from crawlspace of house

Why would you want to steal five giant, scary spiders?

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Town has the tastiest water on tap

Wine tasting, whiskey tasting ... but ever heard of a tap water tasting?

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Burglar pauses for pizza break

A man accused of breaking into a restaurant, munching on pizza and guzzling beer before making off with $150, has been sentenced to a year of probation.

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Colts announce they won’t bring back Reggie Wayne

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Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne takes up his position during the first half of an NFL wildcard playoff football game against the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Indianapolis.

The Colts have announced they will not re-sign veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne.

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AP source: Jets agree to acquire Brandon Marshall from Bears

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Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15) celebrates after catching a 5-yard touchdown during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.

A person familiar with the deal says the New York Jets have agreed to acquire star wide receiver Brandon Marshall from the Chicago Bears, pending a physical exam.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best photos in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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