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Coronavirus pandemic sparks rise in car thefts across the country

Coronavirus pandemic sparks rise in car thefts across the country

SUMMARY: And many other law enforcement agencies around the U.S. are reporting an increase in stolen cars and vehicle burglaries, even as violent crime has dropped dramatically nationwide in the coronavirus pandemic.

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North Carolina speedway sees thousands in the stands, few with masks despite coronavirus risk

North Carolina speedway sees thousands in the stands, few with masks despite coronavirus risk

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What is 'prosecco Pilates,' the latest lockdown fitness fad?

What is 'prosecco Pilates,' the latest lockdown fitness fad?

SUMMARY: But many fitness fans around the globe have been enjoying a good core workout — while they sip of a glass of prosecco.

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Instagram-famous, two-faced kitten Biscuits and Gravy dies

Instagram-famous, two-faced kitten Biscuits and Gravy dies

SUMMARY: Biscuits and Gravy — the two-faced kitten who gained an instant Internet following when he was born in Oregon last week — has died, his owners announced Sunday.

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Couple got tattoos of future wedding date before coronavirus cancellation: 'All you can do is laugh'

Couple got tattoos of future wedding date before coronavirus cancellation: 'All you can do is laugh'

SUMMARY: An engaged couple from Northern Ireland was devastated when their wedding was postponed amid the coronavirus health crisis – after they got the date tattooed on their arms.

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North Carolina restaurant receives $1,000 tip on reopening day: 'There's so much kindness in this world'

North Carolina restaurant receives $1,000 tip on reopening day: 'There's so much kindness in this world'

SUMMARY: The employees of one North Carolina restaurant were shocked to receive a $1,000 tip on the establishment’s reopening day amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Jimmie Johnson disqualified from second-place Coca-Cola 600 finish after car fails post-race inspection

Jimmie Johnson disqualified from second-place Coca-Cola 600 finish after car fails post-race inspection

SUMMARY: Jimmie Johnson’s second-place finish at the Coca-Cola 600 was nullified after his car failed inspection following the end of the longest NASCAR race ever.

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Texas Chick-fil-A hosts high school graduation ceremony for employees

Texas Chick-fil-A hosts high school graduation ceremony for employees

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Brad Keselowski wins rain-delayed Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte

Brad Keselowski wins rain-delayed Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte

SUMMARY: CONCORD, N.C. — Brad Keselowski extended Jimmie Johnson’s losing streak to 102 races, holding off the seven-time NASCAR champion in overtime early Monday in the Coca-Cola 600.

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5 cocktails perfect for Memorial Day

5 cocktails perfect for Memorial Day

SUMMARY: Just because you might not be able to travel for Memorial Day weekend, it doesn’t mean you can’t drink like it.

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South Korean cafe hires robot barista to help with social distancing

South Korean cafe hires robot barista to help with social distancing

SUMMARY: Customers wait at a cafe where a robot that takes orders, makes coffee and brings the drinks straight to customers is being used in Daejeon, South Korea, May 25, 2020.

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Dancing with disinfectant: China's nightclubs back in the groove

Dancing with disinfectant: China's nightclubs back in the groove

SUMMARY: REUTERS/Aly SongAt 44KW, a club for electronic music lovers in the financial hub of Shanghai, customers sat, danced and mingled with little sign of social distancing on the weekend.

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Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

SUMMARY: Migrant workers living in a factory-converted dormitory collect meals donated by charities for their Eid-al-Fitr celebrations amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Singapore May 24, 2020.

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Haiti voodoo leaders prepare temples for coronavirus sufferers

Haiti voodoo leaders prepare temples for coronavirus sufferers

SUMMARY: PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haiti’s voodoo leaders have trained priests of the Afro Caribbean religion to concoct a secret remedy for the novel coronavirus and to prepare the sacred initiation chambers of their temples to receive patients.

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Green Hair, Goatees, and the Only Clean-Shaven Man in the World: The Week in Quarantine Grooming

Green Hair, Goatees, and the Only Clean-Shaven Man in the World: The Week in Quarantine Grooming

SUMMARY: Welcome to another edition of Grooming Gods, Quarantine Edition.

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For world's largest Muslim country, a virus-disrupted and bittersweet Eid

For world's largest Muslim country, a virus-disrupted and bittersweet Eid

SUMMARY: JAKARTA (Reuters) - For Indonesia’s 225 million Muslims, celebrating Eid al-Fitr this year, the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, is bittersweet.

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Risk for MS 30% higher for those living in cities, study finds

Risk for MS 30% higher for those living in cities, study finds

SUMMARY: Those living in cities are at higher risk for multiple sclerosis, according to a new study.

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Here's Everything Gunna Has Been Wearing in Quarantine

Here's Everything Gunna Has Been Wearing in Quarantine

SUMMARY: “I’m not going to really be at the house ordering stuff online, because I’m busy.”It’s true: Gunna has had plenty to keep him occupied in quarantine.

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Fun beats fear in Rube Goldberg contest to fetch soap amid COVID-19 crisis

Fun beats fear in Rube Goldberg contest to fetch soap amid COVID-19 crisis

SUMMARY: New York-based Rube Goldberg Inc holds an annual contest in which entrants string together everyday items to make complicated systems to accomplish a simple task.

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New urine-based kidney stone test delivers results in 30 minutes

New urine-based kidney stone test delivers results in 30 minutes

SUMMARY: A newly developed urine test might speed the diagnosis -- and treatment -- of kidney stones, a new study has found.

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