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Amelia Earhart Missing; Famed Aviatrix 'Probably Just Shopping,' Search Teams Say

Somalia Defeats Rwanda To Win Third-World Cup

KHARTOUM, SUDAN—The host city of the 2006 Developing Nations Football Championship erupted in cheers that nearly drowned out the cries of the starving and wounded Tuesday when the underdog Somali side, playing four down due to injuries and landmines, outlasted the more experienced if disease-ridden Rwandans 1-0 to win the inaugural Third-World Cup.

Sportscaster Claims You Hate To See That

BRISTOL, CT—Despite the clip airing on the 6 p.m., 8 p.m., and 11 p.m. broadcasts of SportsCenter, ESPN anchor Chris Berman claimed that “a devastating injury of that nature is not what fans come to see,” in reference to a viciou...
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  • Child Visiting Ellis Island Sees Where Grandparents Once Toured

    ELLIS ISLAND, NY—Pausing to imagine the throngs of people who must have arrived with them that day back in 1994, 12-year-old Max Bertrand reportedly spent his visit to Ellis Island this afternoon walking around the same immigrant station his grandparents once toured.

Year in Pictures: 1996

Clinton Found Alive
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Pure Silk To Stream From Cindy Crawford's Ass
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Philip Morris Lawyers Deny Cigarettes Are Cylindrical
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Area Mofo Announces Plans To Chill
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214 Executed In Wacky Bolivian Prison Mix-Up
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Russian Beef Shortage Traced To Boris Yeltsin
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'Ultra Hammer' To Revolutionize Modern Pounding
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Angry Lumberjack Demands Hearty Breakfast
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Middle East Crisis Traced To Trouble-Making Genie
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Leno To Tell Outrageous O.J. Joke
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