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It Looked Like This Polar Bear Might Attack, But Then Things Turned Adorable

Polar bears are some of the most dangerous animals in the world. The carnivores can become extremely vicious and kill at a moment’s notice, especially if they think their cubs are being threatened. They have no qualms about attacking anything that moves, but one Canadian bear’s behavior surprised everyone. For whatever reason, this polar bear decided to put aside its predatory nature for a while when it came across a sled dog in Churchill, Manitoba. The person filming the encounter likely thought it would end very badly, […]

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Ted Cruz’s eligibility not a winning issue for Donald Trump

Donald Trump certainly hasn’t doomed his campaign by raising the question of Sen. Ted Cruz’s status as a natural born citizen, but the issue did elicit rounds of boos from an otherwise enthusiastic and sometimes rowdy audience for Thursday night’s GOP debate. Most cheers seemed reserved for Cruz, if only because of his desire to shut down the issue and move along. After that exchange, the boos died down and things got back on track. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2016/01/14/sen-ted-cruzs-eligibility-not-a-winning-issue-for-donald-trump/

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Soldier killed in attack posed for recent photo with War Memorial visitor

http://twitter.com/#!/IanCharlebois/status/525034731646513152 @megunder @MPolowin my heart 🙁 — Allison Moscovitch ♊ (@allipaige) October 22, 2014 It has been confirmed that soldier was killed in today’s shooting at Canada’s National War Memorial in Ottawa: CBC News has confirmed the Ottawa shooting victim is Nathan Cirillo, 24, a reservist serving in Hamilton from the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada regiment. Ottawa police announced at a press conference Wednesday that the soldier shot while guarding the National War Memorial had died.​ On Sunday, Cirillo posed for a picture with a […]

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Sochi Olympics opening ceremony viewers wonder if Canada was left out

http://twitter.com/#!/jennerrxo/status/431831382755516416 Some viewers of the opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics were a little confused after Canada was seemingly left out: http://twitter.com/#!/karinlow/status/431831177226227712 http://twitter.com/#!/JayHenRod/status/431831378154758144 The answer has everything to do with the alphabet in Russia: http://twitter.com/#!/BigBadRussian/status/431831084918009856 Ah, that explains it. http://twitter.com/#!/AndrewChangCBC/status/431829978888433665 *** Read all of Twitchy’s Olympics coverage here. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/02/07/where-is-canada-sochi-olympics-opening-ceremony-viewers-wonder-if-country-was-left-out/

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Two Afghan police officers training with DEA go missing, found in Buffalo

http://twitter.com/#!/eilperin/status/514139324200542209 As Twitchy reported, three Afghan National Army officers who had been training at Camp Edwards on Cape Cod and were reported missing Saturday night after taking a trip to a shopping mall in Hyannis have been found trying to cross the Rainbow Bridge into Canada. Craig Whitlock of the Washington Post tweets today that those three are not the only Afghan personnel who have gone missing lately. Two other Afghan security personnel went missing last week from a DHS event at Quantico. US found them a few days later in Georgetown. […]

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