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Carrie surprises military dad

Carrie Underwood treated a military family to a very special surprise on Monday night. Jonathon and Cara Martin thought they were just going to see the country super star play live at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia but little did they know Underwood had more in store for them. Underwood met with the couple and their two daughters, Eryca, ...

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Man legally changes his name to Bacon Double Cheeseburger

“Bacon Double Cheeseburger was pretty much the first thing that came up,” says Smith. (iStock) In the list of life’s regrets, this shockingly isn’t one. A British man decided to legally change his name to Bacon Double Cheeseburger as a show of his undying love of the sandwich. “I’ve got no regrets at all.” Sam Smith, 33, told the U.K.’s Standard ...

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America's new 'musclebike'

The muscle car formula is simple — stick a big motor in a lightweight chassis and delete creature comforts and unnecessary accessories. What started as a homemade craze in America eventually made its way into factory production. In the motorcycle world, the parallel rise of bobber motorcycles had riders “bobbing” or removing excess weight from their bikes. Further customization, particularly ...

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One seat fits all: Bench-style design would fit airplane passengers of all shapes, sizes – Photo of bodacious blimp becomes the butt of jokes

he Airbus patent could help airlines deal with the increasing number of larger passengers taking to the skies. (Airbus) Passengers who struggle to fit into conventional seats may soon be able to sit comfortably after aircraft maker Airbus submitted a patent for a new bench-style seat.   The French company has submitted a patent for a “Re-configurable Passenger Bench Seat” with adjustable ...

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'Straight, white, boy's club': New study slams Hollywood films, TV shows for lack of diversity

NEW YORK –  In one of the most exhaustive reports on diversity in Hollywood, a new study finds that the films and television produced by major media companies are “whitewashed,” and that an “epidemic of invisibility” runs top to bottom through the industry for women, minorities and LGBT people. A study to be released Monday by the Media, Diversity and ...

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Shia LaBeouf complies with request to punch a fan in his face

September 6, 2015. Actor Shia LaBeouf at the Venice Film Festival. (Reuters) Shia LaBeouf‘s elevator stint has taken a surprising turn. The eccentric actor, who on Friday spent 24 hours in an elevator at Oxford Union, punched a fan in the face in the middle of the social experiment — at the student’s request. Click here to subscribe to FOX411’s YouTube channel The ...

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Lock of John Lennon's hair fetches $35,000 at auction

This photo provided by Heritage Auctions shows a 4-inch lock of hair that was collected by a German hairdresser who trimmed John Lennon’s hair before he started shooting “How I Won the War.” Heritage Auctions says the lock of hair is expected to sell for $10,000 at a Dallas auction later this month. (Heritage Auctions via AP) DALLAS –  A ...

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Italian ‘coffee king’ buried in giant espresso pot

Renato Bialetti’s ashes were buried in a stovetop espresso maker. (AP) Renato Bialetti, the coffee king whose name is synonymous with the iconic aluminum stovetop esspresso makers, died last week at the age of 93. In an unusual and strangely befitting tribute, the ashes of this well-known Italian coffee impresario were placed in a giant Moka pot, which he made famous, ...

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