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Hot video


What in the world is this animal? Locals are calling it a chupacabra, and it looks like “a kangaroo, dog, rat mixed.” Watch below.




 


News to know


President Barack Obama and several other leaders on Thursday called on Syrian President Bashar Assad to step down. Assad has enacted a violent crackdown on protesters in his country, and the call for his resignation came as the U.N. recommended that Syria be investigated by the International Criminal Court.


Quote of note


"I'm not talking about policies. I'm not running for office. Ask Michele Bachmann what she thinks." – Christine O’Donnell, talking to Piers Morgan of CNN on Wednesday night. Morgan was asking her questions about abstinence and gay marriage, and O’Donnell eventually walked out of the interview.


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