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Local Anchor Accidentally Reports President Obama Is Dead

When breaking news occurs, mistakes are bound to be had.

Unfortunately, one local news anchor for Washington, D.C., Fox affiliate WTTG learned this the hard way last night while reporting on the killing of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden.

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Newspaper Front Pages Around the US Cover Bin Laden’s Death

Newspapers across the country reacted to the demise of Osama bin Laden on Monday morning, with front page headlines from the triumphant (Newark's "Star-Ledger" quotes Obama's speech with "'Justice Has Been Done'") to the minimal ("Dead," the "Boston Herald" and many others plainly state) to the profane ("

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Celebrities and Politicians React to Osama bin Laden’s Death on Twitter

As news of Osama bin Laden's death spread across the globe Sunday night, celebrities and politicians took to the Internet with quick responses to the news.

From Charlie Sheen to Donald Trump, the sentimentality shared was the same. Celebrities poured their American pride and thoughts for the victims of 9/11 into their tweets. Both celebrities and politicians extended accolades to the administration and to the United States military. Several celebrities injected their senses of humor into the news.

We've compiled some of the more notable tweets released in the hours following President Barack Obama's announcement. Check them out after the jump.

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The Royal Wedding, What Are the Odds…

It's well known that  Brits will bet on anything, and with less than 24 hours until the wedding, there is no shortage of ways to lose a few quid. Bookies are taking wagers on the color of Kate Middleton's dress (odds-on it'll be white), whether the marriage will survive 10 years (happily, the money says "yes"), and whether the bride's vows will include a promise to obey (don't bet on it).

Here are some of the truly silly bets being honored by bookmakers:

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11 Places to Watch the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton

As you might have heard by now, there's a big giant wedding taking place on Friday and it'll be broadcasted for the entire world to watch.

We're talking, of course, about the Royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton - an affair so big, you can bet your royal chariot that every major news organization in their right mind will show up to cove it.

That's good news for you, since it means you'll be able to watch the festivities, too. Find out how after the jump.

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MIKE HUCKABEE WOULD BE PROUD OF ME

One of our KSEN/K 96 listeners will win a free one year subscription to Norton 360 security software ($80 value) this afternoon at 4:35 on the Puffman Show. My special guest today will be LifeLock's Senior Director of Corporate Communications

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Eritera Is World’s Most Expensive Place to Buy Gas

Gas prices are utterly crazy!

Last week, the average cost of gasoline in the United States was $3.84. In places like Los Angeles, the price has jumped to $4.23 a gallon. These increases are correlated to conflicts in Middle Eastern oil-producing nations.

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SOMETHING ELSE TO WORRY ABOUT

Journalist Karl Grossman says, "President Barack Obama's support this week for the construction of more nuclear power plants in the United States, amid the ongoing nuclear power plant disaster in Japan, must be considered as among the most wrongheaded and irrational positions ever taken by a U

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SHUT DOWN? YEAH, RIGHT!

I don't usually blog about politics and/or my political views. For one thing, we get enough of that on the mainstream media and besides, I believe I am right and correct in my views and as long as I'm happy believing what I believe, all's well

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Soccer Goalie Sues Other Soccer Goalie Over ‘Muppet Show’ Insult

Jens Lehman and Tim Wiese are two of the better soccer goalkeepers in the world, having both represented Germany in international competition.

Now, Lehman is suing Wiese for telling a newspaper reporter that Lehmann should "go to the 'Muppet Show'" and be treated "on a couch."

And it wasn't as if Wiese's barbs were without provocation: They were actually in direct response to criticism Lehman has levied against Wiese when Lehman was working as a television commentator.

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AN ANSWER FOR VETERANS

My special guest at 4:30 this afternoon on the Puffman Show will be Tim Belton. Tim's an architect in Wyoming who says he's been able to recognize many veterans' reluctance to share their feelings.One out of every 3 combat vets will struggle with feelings of isolation, thoughts of suicide, interpersonal conflicts or a host of other mental health problems according to statistics.

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Today Is National Biodiesel Day!

Being a closet supporter of ending our dependence on foreign oil, I thought this might be interesting. Among the things I learned was the fact that the diesel that we pump into our buses and farm equipment was named after a guy whose last name was Diesel! I didn't know that! Check out the information on Biodiesel Day

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