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Scientists name Puerto Rico water mite after JLo

In this June 12, 2014 file photo, pop singer singer Jennifer Lopez performs at the 2014 World Cup opening ceremony in the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil. A group of of scientists named a water mite in Lopez's honor after discovering a new species near Puerto Rico. The music of the Bronx, New York-born entertainer who has Puerto Rican roots was a hit with the group while they wrote about their findings, biologist Vladimir Pesic said in an email Wednesday, July 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Pop singer Jennifer Lopez may be thinking life is funny after a group of scientists named a water mite in her honor after discovering a new species near Puerto Rico.

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Jason Mraz to tour 5 New York boroughs in Sept.

This Nov. 6, 2013 file photo shows singer Jason Mraz at the 47th annual CMA Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Mraz announced Wednesday, July 16, 2014, he would tour the five boroughs of New York in September. Mraz said at a conference at the Empire State Building that he would kick it off Sept. 17 at the Brooklyn Center for Performing Arts at Brooklyn College. “The Five Boroughs Tour” will wrap with two nights at Manhattan’s Radio City Music Hall on Sept. 22 and 23. Tickets for all shows go on sale July 21. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Mraz is in a New York state of mind.

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