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1797 navy ship tours Boston harbor again
Old Ironsides is about to get a makeover. It will take about three years to repair the old wooden ship. The ship's formal name is the USS Constitution. It was built in Boston. It was launche...
Old Ironsides is about to get a makeover. It will take about three years to repair the old wooden ship. The ship's formal name is the USS Constitution. It was built in Boston. It was launche...
Old Ironsides is about to get a makeover. It will take about three years to repair the old wooden ship. The sh...
- Posted on October 24, 2014
Robotic device helps bionic groom walk down aisle
Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since a boating accident three years ago. But that didn't stop him from walking down the aisle. Ficarra was able to stand and walk during ...
Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since a boating accident three years ago. But that didn't stop him from walking down the aisle. Ficarra was able to stand and walk during ...
Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since a boating accident three years ago. But that didn't stop hi...
- Posted on October 24, 2014
Don't expect another winter like last one!
Last winter's weather was rough in many parts of the United States. It was cold in much of the country. And California had a lack of rain. Now comes some good news. A repeat is not expected this y...
Last winter's weather was rough in many parts of the United States. It was cold in much of the country. And California had a lack of rain. Now comes some good news. A repeat is not expected this y...
Last winter's weather was rough in many parts of the United States. It was cold in much of the country. And Californi...
- Posted on October 23, 2014
Students give pizza driver $1,200 tip
A pizza delivery driver in Marion, Indiana, was shocked to receive a $1,268 tip. It happened in front of thousands of Indiana Wesleyan University students. Keith Newman, Indiana Wesleyan's CE...
A pizza delivery driver in Marion, Indiana, was shocked to receive a $1,268 tip. It happened in front of thousands of Indiana Wesleyan University students. Keith Newman, Indiana Wesleyan's CE...
A pizza delivery driver in Marion, Indiana, was shocked to receive a $1,268 tip. It happened in front of thousands of...
- Posted on October 21, 2014
Record-breaking pumpkin weighs more than a car!
A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds set a tournament record at an annual pumpkin contest in Northern California. John Hawkley, 56, grew the winning pumpkin. He entered it at the Safeway World Cham...
A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds set a tournament record at an annual pumpkin contest in Northern California. John Hawkley, 56, grew the winning pumpkin. He entered it at the Safeway World Cham...
A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds set a tournament record at an annual pumpkin contest in Northern California. Joh...
- Posted on October 18, 2014
Historian retells tale of rare Lincoln photo
It's one of the most famous photographs of Abraham Lincoln. That's because no one knew the picture of the president existed. Not until a 14-year-old boy found it. Ronald Rietveld, the boy wh...
It's one of the most famous photographs of Abraham Lincoln. That's because no one knew the picture of the president existed. Not until a 14-year-old boy found it. Ronald Rietveld, the boy wh...
It's one of the most famous photographs of Abraham Lincoln. That's because no one knew the picture of the president e...
- Posted on October 8, 2014
How can a piece of glass be a piece of art?
A huge grin appears on the face of Jonathan Michael Davis. He is burning hole after hole through spheres of glass. They make a popping sound. Davis is a glassblower. He uses a flame made to ...
A huge grin appears on the face of Jonathan Michael Davis. He is burning hole after hole through spheres of glass. They make a popping sound. Davis is a glassblower. He uses a flame made to ...
A huge grin appears on the face of Jonathan Michael Davis. He is burning hole after hole through spheres of glass. Th...
- Posted on September 30, 2014
Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be up against tough competition. Like American Girl dolls and the board game Operat...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be up against tough competition. Like American Girl dolls and the board game Operat...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be u...
- Posted on September 24, 2014
Wallenda: Spectacle, legacy inspire Chicago walk
Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire. Now he now has his sights on Chicago's skyscrapers. He plans to walk between buildings 50 stories above the Windy City...
Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire. Now he now has his sights on Chicago's skyscrapers. He plans to walk between buildings 50 stories above the Windy City...
Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire. Now he now has his sights on Chicago's skyscr...
- Posted on September 22, 2014
With a red cup, she becomes Miss America
Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, won the Miss America pageant Sunday night. She did it with the help of a plastic cup. For her talent performance, Kazantsev sang Pharrell Williams' "Happy." S...
Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, won the Miss America pageant Sunday night. She did it with the help of a plastic cup. For her talent performance, Kazantsev sang Pharrell Williams' "Happy." S...
Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, won the Miss America pageant Sunday night. She did it with the help of a plastic cup....
- Posted on September 15, 2014