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Sign warns drivers to slow down for turtles
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Sign warns drivers to slow down for turtles
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How can a bright yellow cat be worth $400 million?
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How can a bright yellow cat be worth $400 million?
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Who wouldn't play baseball for $25 million a year!
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Would you grow a beard if you could?
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What is that thing? It's a popular pet in Cuba
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Would you pay to put your music on the moon?
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Ballet survives in war-torn Iraq
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Ballet survives in war-torn Iraq
Living little carries some big risks The smallest dogs in the world weigh less than 7 pounds. They can easily slip through cracks in a fence, get stepped on or even hugged a little too hard. A few other "little" problems are inherent in the popular "toy" pooches that people love to tote in purses, push in strol... - Posted on May 2, 2014
Would you ride in a car with no driver? Google is trying to make a self-driving car. But despite progress over the past year, the cars have plenty of learning to do before 2017, when the tech giant hopes to get the technology to the public. Others believe it's more likely to take until 2025 to purchase one of the cars.... - Posted on April 30, 2014
Man grows new nose In a north London hospital, scientists are growing noses, ears and blood vessels. It is a bold attempt to make body parts in the laboratory. But it isn't the only lab in the world that is pursuing the futuristic idea of growing organs for transplant. Only a handful of patie... - Posted on April 23, 2014
Mrs. Obama: “It’s OK to splurge” Michelle Obama said "splurging is the key to life" if you regularly eat right and stay active. Her biggest guilty pleasure: French fries. "How would you appreciate vegetables if you never had chocolate?" she asked. "You couldn't live without a little chocolate, a little Fren... - Posted on April 23, 2014
Smithsonian, singers share song to save Sumatrans Indie rock band “Portugal. The Man” and the Smithsonian's National Zoo released an "endangered song" Tuesday for Earth Day. The song is meant to demonstrate the dwindling number of about 400 Sumatran tigers left in the world. The new song, "Sumatran Tiger," was recorded ... - Posted on April 23, 2014
White House has “no comment” on deporting Bieber The White House has two words for those who want President Barack Obama to deport Justin Bieber: No comment. Nearly 275,000 people signed an Internet petition calling the Canadian-born teen idol reckless. They asked Obama to revoke his green card. A green card allows people ... - Posted on April 21, 2014
Mrs. Obama: “High school diploma not enough” It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation. The first lady told a group of students Thursday t... - Posted on April 21, 2014
People in Mexico pamper their pooches Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress. She played with her guests in a room decorated with pink balloons, lilacs and Hello Kitty posters. When the cake arrived she barked at the single flickering candle. This provoked a similar reaction from ... - Posted on April 17, 2014
Galaxy got better, but iPhone still best Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones. But the iPhone 5s outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size. The results are part of a new study. The study was conducted by SquareTrade, which prov... - Posted on April 15, 2014
Solar plane could fly forever – theoretically The Swiss have built an airplane for the first round-the-world solar flight. It has wings longer than a Boeing 747 jumbo jet yet weighs only about as much as a car. A fully loaded 747 weighs almost 500 times as much as a small car. The Solar Impulse 2 was unveiled at Switzer... - Posted on April 14, 2014
Girl finds diamond, sells it for $20,000 A girl has sold a 3.85-carat diamond she found for $20,000. Tana Clymer lives in Oklahoma City. She told KWTV that she plans to use the money to help pay for college. Tana found the diamond last October while hunting for gems at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfre... - Posted on April 14, 2014
Want Google Glass? Order tomorrow! A lot more people are about to get a chance to buy Google Glass. It's the Internet-connected eyewear that has become the hottest accessory in geek fashion. Google will sell the "Explorer" version of Glass to any U.S. resident who places an online order for the device beginni... - Posted on April 14, 2014
Selfies: Pope says OK, Obama says no way! Pope Francis marked Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square. He ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a remarkable departure from practice. Later, he continued to stray from the script by hopping off his popemobile to pose for "selfies" with young people... - Posted on April 14, 2014
Want a selfie with Obama? Fuggedaboudit! A handshake? Sure. A selfie? No way. Some of America's Olympic athletes say they were asked to keep their cellphones in their pockets last week when they visited the White House and met with President Barack Obama. The White House said that's longstanding practice bec... - Posted on April 9, 2014
Students line street with desks in protest Los Angeles students think some schools deserve more attention and resources. They staged a protest and took it to the streets. And they brought their desks with them. Some 375 empty desks blocked a downtown street. It stopped traffic for several hours outside the Los Ange... - Posted on April 8, 2014