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Sherlock Holmes: Man of mystery, or not?
Sherlock Holmes is among the most famous Londoners of all time. Many tourists still see the city through his adventures. They often seek out his address, 221B Baker Street. And he wasn't real, but...
Sherlock Holmes is among the most famous Londoners of all time. Many tourists still see the city through his adventures. They often seek out his address, 221B Baker Street. And he wasn't real, but...
Sherlock Holmes is among the most famous Londoners of all time. Many tourists still see the city through his adventur...
- Posted on October 22, 2014
Parrot missing for years returns speaking Spanish
A pet parrot that spoke with a British accent when it disappeared from its home four years ago has been reunited with its owner. And the bird now speaks Spanish. The reunion was brought abou...
A pet parrot that spoke with a British accent when it disappeared from its home four years ago has been reunited with its owner. And the bird now speaks Spanish. The reunion was brought abou...
A pet parrot that spoke with a British accent when it disappeared from its home four years ago has been reunited with...
- Posted on October 17, 2014
How far would you peddle for the environment?
It was a long trip. Sixty-eight days to be exact. That was for Satyen Das to pedal his rickety bicycle rickshaw from the seaside city of Kolkata to the roof of the world at a 17,600-foot Himalayan...
It was a long trip. Sixty-eight days to be exact. That was for Satyen Das to pedal his rickety bicycle rickshaw from the seaside city of Kolkata to the roof of the world at a 17,600-foot Himalayan...
It was a long trip. Sixty-eight days to be exact. That was for Satyen Das to pedal his rickety bicycle rickshaw from...
- Posted on October 17, 2014
Teen wins Nobel Peace Prize, youngest winner ever
Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India have won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. They risked their lives to fight for children's rights. The announcement made Malala, a 17-year-old ...
Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India have won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. They risked their lives to fight for children's rights. The announcement made Malala, a 17-year-old ...
Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India have won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. They risked their li...
- Posted on October 16, 2014
Flying for 15 hours nonstop – fun or boring?
The world's biggest passenger plane has been placed on the world's longest airline route. A Qantas Airbus A380 landed Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. It was about 15 hours...
The world's biggest passenger plane has been placed on the world's longest airline route. A Qantas Airbus A380 landed Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. It was about 15 hours...
The world's biggest passenger plane has been placed on the world's longest airline route. A Qantas Airbus A380...
- Posted on October 3, 2014
How much Harry Potter stuff is enough?
A man is in Hogwarts heaven. His collection of "Harry Potter" memorabilia was named the world's largest. Menahem Asher Silva Vargas lives in Mexico City. He has spent nearly 15 years hoardin...
A man is in Hogwarts heaven. His collection of "Harry Potter" memorabilia was named the world's largest. Menahem Asher Silva Vargas lives in Mexico City. He has spent nearly 15 years hoardin...
A man is in Hogwarts heaven. His collection of "Harry Potter" memorabilia was named the world's largest. Menah...
- Posted on October 3, 2014
Burger King Japan's latest meal is the new black
Burger King is offering black burgers in Japan. That's right, a black burger on a black bun. It even has black cheese. Black sauce is included, too. Last year, Burger King started making ...
Burger King is offering black burgers in Japan. That's right, a black burger on a black bun. It even has black cheese. Black sauce is included, too. Last year, Burger King started making ...
Burger King is offering black burgers in Japan. That's right, a black burger on a black bun. It even has black chees...
- Posted on September 23, 2014
China creates sidewalk for people who walk and text
Watch where you are going. That's the message for smartphone users in the Chinese city of Chongqing. So a special sidewalk lane was created. It's for those who are messaging and tweeting. It...
Watch where you are going. That's the message for smartphone users in the Chinese city of Chongqing. So a special sidewalk lane was created. It's for those who are messaging and tweeting. It...
Watch where you are going. That's the message for smartphone users in the Chinese city of Chongqing. So a special sid...
- Posted on September 19, 2014
Giant rubber duck invades Los Angeles!
The Port of Los Angeles is welcoming an unusual visitor, the world's biggest bath toy. A 60-foot-tall rubber duck sailed into port Wednesday to kick off the Tall Ships Festival LA. It was to...
The Port of Los Angeles is welcoming an unusual visitor, the world's biggest bath toy. A 60-foot-tall rubber duck sailed into port Wednesday to kick off the Tall Ships Festival LA. It was to...
The Port of Los Angeles is welcoming an unusual visitor, the world's biggest bath toy. A 60-foot-tall rubber d...
- Posted on August 23, 2014
Hate taking the bus to school? Try swimming!
It's a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in part of western India. If they want to learn, they have no choice but to swim. The boys and girls carry books, papers and changes of cl...
It's a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in part of western India. If they want to learn, they have no choice but to swim. The boys and girls carry books, papers and changes of cl...
It's a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in part of western India. If they want to learn, they have no cho...
- Posted on August 19, 2014