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Thursday, August 28 2014
Best ALS Ice Bucket Challenge fails

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has brought great awareness to the disease, along with a great number of laughs as seen in this Buzz60 look at the best fails.

And Homer Simpson takes part in the trend.

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Shanee Hart posted this video to YouTube showing her son’s reaction when she told him she was having a baby.

A preview (just one little part): After her son complains about how loud babies cry, Hart tells him, “You just have to get used to it, ok?” His reaction: “Ok, and buy me some earplugs.”


Hoping to break the record for world's wooliest, Shaun the sheep came up 10 pounds shy with his fleece weighing over 50 pounds after being shorn for the first time in years.

Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC’s “World News” on Wednesday after five years.

This is insane surfing in huge Southern California waves. Laird Hamilton makes shooting the Malibu Pier look easy.

Large waves pounded Malibu on Wednesday, damaging homes and creating dangerous conditions for swimmers and surfers.

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Tony Soprano

David Chase, creator of ‘The Sopranos’ finally answered the question the world has been waiting to hear for over seven years: Tony Soprano survived the finale. Buzz60 explains why this still doesn’t make you feel better about how the series ended.

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A white lion cub and his siblings make their public debut at the Johannesburg Zoo in South Africa on Wednesday.

Read the story about the playful cubs’ debut.

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Hurricane Marie will produce waves up to 15 feet high that will hammer Southern California beaches in coming days, creating dangerous conditions for beachgoers and threatening coastal flooding.

Wednesday, August 27 2014
A ‘Full House’ revival is in the works
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The TV show starred Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.

You got it, dude. A “Full House” sitcom revival is rumored to be close to reality. The TV show starred Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen and Bob Saget. It aired from 1987 to 1995.

Wednesday, August 27 2014
Funny: Dad catches daughter doing selfies
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That moment when you notice your son or daughter is making strange faces and then you realize it’s a selfie or snap chat? This dad nailed it and captured this for posterity.

Tuesday, August 26 2014
Confessions of a U.S. Open ball boy

Veteran U.S. Open ball persons tell TIME their best and worst moments on the court with players like Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Kim Clijsters and more.

2014 Primetime Emmy Awards - Show
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Billy Crystal speaks during an In Memoriam tribute to Robin Williams at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles.

After the Emmys’ in memoriam segment Monday night, Billy Crystal appeared on stage to honor Williams, who was found dead in his Northern California home on Aug. 11. Watch and listen:

About Video Break Blog

David Caraccio is a Sacramento native and online news editor with over 23 years of journalism experience. A graduate of San Diego State University, he enjoys finding and viewing videos worth watching. Email: On Twitter: @DavidCaraccio. Phone: (916) 321-1125.

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