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File Photo of kayakers protesting the arrival of the Polar Pioneer on May 16, 2015.  Photo Credit: Karen Ducey, Getty Images
File Photo of kayakers protesting the arrival of the Polar Pioneer on May 16, 2015. Photo Credit: Karen Ducey, Getty Images
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Kayak Protesters Detained After Trying to Stop Shell Oil Rig

SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it temporarily detained two dozen protesters who formed a blockade with kayaks and other vessels as Royal Dutch Shell's drill rig left Seattle on its way to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean.

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Do You Like Scary Movies? Here’s 15 Facts About ‘Scream’ You Might Not Know

Drew Barrymore plays one of the most memorable roles in Scream, in the frightening opening sequence. But, did you know Barrymore was originally set to play the Neve Campbell role? A scheduling conflict forced her to back out, leaving only enough room for that classic prologue. That’s just one of the facts packed into the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies, which looks at the modern slasher classic, Scream!

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‘Pitch Perfect 3’ is Officially Happening With Series Screenwriter Kay Cannon

The original Pitch Perfect grossed a modest $65 million at the domestic box office, which was just enough to justify a sequel. Three years later, Pitch Perfect 2 has just passed $160 million on a budget of only $29 million, so yeah, of course Universal is officially moving forward with Pitch Perfect 3. It turns out that a combination of snarky comedy and a capella remixes of pop hits is a license to print money. So much money.

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CEO Takes Bullet to Most Important Body Part to Show Off Bulletproof Cup

From the “this doesn’t seem like a must-have item even if you see it on a 3AM infomercial” file comes this groin-saving wonder.

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Raccoon and Alligator
Richard Jones, WPTV
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Raccoon Rides on Alligator’s Back in Ultimate Field Trip

Well, this is an unusual way to get around.

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AmuroNamiech, YouTube
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Touch the Screen During This Music Video and Ridiculousness Happens

Music videos are an assault on our sense of sight, hearing and, now, touch.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Jurassic World’ Has the Biggest Opening of All Time

Everyone knew that Jurassic World was going to open big, but no one saw this coming. The fourth film in the beloved dinosaur-centric franchise had the second biggest domestic opening of all time, the biggest June opening of all time, and, with $511 million worldwide, the biggest international opening of all time. It also broke a bunch of records that we’ll get to in a few minutes. This was supposed to be the summer of Avengers: Age of Ultron. Unless something goes horribly wrong, this is officially the summer of Jurassic World.

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Jim Mickunas, YouTube
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Father-Daughter Wedding Dance Turns Into Sweet Game of Catch

The bouquet wasn't the only thing this bride threw.

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Netflix Is Testing Advertisements, But It’s Not as Bad as You Might Think

One of chief glories of Netflix is the ability to pay $7.99 a month for unlimited access to the Netflix Instant catalogue without the hassle of ads — unlike Hulu, which still makes its subscribers sit through ads even though they pay a monthly fee. But Netflix subscribers may not be ad-free for much longer. The good news: the ads are for Netflix’s original programming. The bad news: they’re still ads.

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A young Utica Comets fan refuses to concede on Friday's Calder Cup Final Game 4 at the Utica Aud. The Comets were trailing by 4 goals, and she refused to give up, holding a 'Let's Go Comets' sign for the players to see. (Photo by Bill Keeler / WIBX)
A young Utica Comets fan refuses to concede on Friday's Calder Cup Final Game 4 at the Utica Aud. The Comets were trailing by 4 goals, and she refused to give up, holding a 'Let's Go Comets' sign for the players to see. (Photo by Bill Keeler / WIBX)
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Keeler’s View- Fan Behavior at Game Friday Night Speaks Volumes

'It ain't over 'til it's over,' or 'It ain't over 'til the fat lady sings;' or maybe it's, 'Thanks for the memories.'

Feel free to pick a cliche' as they were all applicable in some way on Friday night during game 4 of the AHL's Calder Cup finals at the Utica Aud and the behavior of the fans was really telling when it comes to this community.

Some felt the series w

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