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Swedish Preschool Does Away With Boys and Girls

The “Egalia” preschool in Stockholm, Sweden is taking that nation’s goal of breaking down gender roles in early education to the extreme.

Not only are boys encouraged to play with toy kitchens, and girls with building blocks, but the pronouns “him” and “her’ (or “han” and “hon” in Swedish) are banned from usage.  Instead, everyone is refereed to with the invented pronoun of “hen.”

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Woman Attacks Boyfriend for Spending Too Much Time With Sick Calf

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, indeed.

Police arrested a Greeley, Colorado woman in April after she attacked her boyfriend for spending too much time with a sick calf he was trying to nurse back to health.

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Man Shortchanged in Crack Deal Calls 911 for Help
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Man Shortchanged in Crack Deal Calls 911 for Help

These days, everyone's counting their pennies. So when 41-year-old Dexter White got ripped off in a crack cocaine deal this week, he called police to fix the problem.

The South Carolina man told police he had given $60 to a drug dealer for crack, but only received $20 worth of drugs.

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Cuban Strives to Beat World Record With 268-Foot Cigar
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Cuban Strives to Beat World Record With 268-Foot Cigar [VIDEO]

Last month, Cuban native Jose Castelar set out to break his own record for the world's largest cigar.

Castelar began the project at the end of April and, with the help of assistants, finished the super-cigar on Tuesday.

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Romanian Lawmaker Moonwalks for Political Attention
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Romanian Lawmaker Moonwalks for Political Attention [VIDEO]

In politics, vying for attention can be a difficult feat, what with all the scandalous love affairs, dishonest financial antics and hot-button social issues.

But it appears that Romanian lawmaker Edmond Talmacean may have found a way to catch the public's eye.

His method? Dancing.

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Tsunami Watch In Hawaii [LIVE VIDEO]

Watch the live coverage of the tsunami watch in Hawaii provided by CBS.

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Massive Earthquake Hits Japan [VIDEO]

A magnitude 8.9 earthquake blasted Japan's northeastern coast Friday, unleashing a 13-foot  tsunami that swept boats, cars, buildings and tons of debris miles inland and prompting a "nuclear emergency."

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Breast Milk Ice Cream Pulled From Shelves
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Breast Milk Ice Cream Pulled From Shelves

Breast milk ice cream is no longer available in England. Local authorities in London have pulled the unusual frozen delicacy off the shelves of The Icecreamist in response to public complaints over whether the shop should be selling edibles made from human body fluids.

The Icecreamist launched their newest and boldest flavor of ice cream on Friday, and claimed i

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Brazil Hit With Devastating Landslides and Floods, Hundreds Dead
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Brazil Hit With Devastating Landslides and Floods, Hundreds Dead [VIDEO]

On the heels of Australia's massive flooding, devastating landslides and floods have befallen parts of Brazil. According to Reuters, at least 443 people have been found dead thus far and Bloomberg is reporting that thousands have been rendered homeless.

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Apple’s Wozniak: “We Lost Control”

If you’re like me, you're probably always connected to the world, whether it’s on your smart-phone, on your computer at work, or just relaxing on your couch with your laptop nearby.

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