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School’s favorite cookie banned from cafeteria
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Un-bee-lievable! 50,000 bees invade apartment
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378 Starbucks customers “Pay it Forward”
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Obama balks at bucket, but Bush accepts challenge
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Giant rubber duck invades Los Angeles!
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Slow down! This Corvette is watching you.
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Hunters capture 1,000-pound gator
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Oh, boy! Girls rock Little League World Series
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Suspension puts “bite” on World Cup player


Family looks for new dog, finds old one instead
Many pets got separated from their families almost two years ago, when Superstorm Sandy struck the East Coast. A New Jersey family was one of them. They lost their dog, a terrier-pit bull mix. He escaped from their backyard during the storm. Chuck James says that his family ...
Many pets got separated from their families almost two years ago, when Superstorm Sandy struck the East Coast. A New Jersey family was one of them. They lost their dog, a terrier-pit bull mix. He escaped from their backyard during the storm. Chuck James says that his family ...
Many pets got separated from their families almost two years ago, when Superstorm Sandy struck the East Coast. A New ...
- Posted on May 7, 2014
Fisherman pulls a “goblin” from the deep
A rare shark has been pulled up from the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. And it's not pretty. It's called a goblin shark. The shrimp fisherman who caught it in his net said it looked prehistoric. It was about 18 feet long, with razor-sharp teeth. The 63-year-old fish...
A rare shark has been pulled up from the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. And it's not pretty. It's called a goblin shark. The shrimp fisherman who caught it in his net said it looked prehistoric. It was about 18 feet long, with razor-sharp teeth. The 63-year-old fish...
A rare shark has been pulled up from the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. And it's not pretty. It's called a gob...
- Posted on May 5, 2014
Here's how to win at rock-paper-scissors
Most everyone has played rock-paper-scissors. The game is used to choose up sides, or see who goes first or determine who gets the last piece of cake. Now a study finds that people actually fall into patterns. Led by researchers at Zhejiang University in China, the study recr...
Most everyone has played rock-paper-scissors. The game is used to choose up sides, or see who goes first or determine who gets the last piece of cake. Now a study finds that people actually fall into patterns. Led by researchers at Zhejiang University in China, the study recr...
Most everyone has played rock-paper-scissors. The game is used to choose up sides, or see who goes first or determine...
- Posted on May 2, 2014
How were the pyramids built? Maybe with water
For centuries, it's been a mystery as to how the ancient Egyptians moved the huge stone blocks needed to build the pyramids. Did they use sleds, ramps, wheels, logs? There's even a theory that aliens were involved. Now researchers say they've found a much simpler technique t...
For centuries, it's been a mystery as to how the ancient Egyptians moved the huge stone blocks needed to build the pyramids. Did they use sleds, ramps, wheels, logs? There's even a theory that aliens were involved. Now researchers say they've found a much simpler technique t...
For centuries, it's been a mystery as to how the ancient Egyptians moved the huge stone blocks needed to build the py...
- Posted on May 2, 2014
Squirrel goes nuts over teen taking selfie
A Maine teenager is flustered but not hurt after a photo op with a squirrel went awry. Seventeen-year-old Brian Genest, of Auburn, said he saw what appeared to be a friendly squirrel on a hand rail while walking through John Chestnut Park near Tampa, Florida. He was on a tri...
A Maine teenager is flustered but not hurt after a photo op with a squirrel went awry. Seventeen-year-old Brian Genest, of Auburn, said he saw what appeared to be a friendly squirrel on a hand rail while walking through John Chestnut Park near Tampa, Florida. He was on a tri...
A Maine teenager is flustered but not hurt after a photo op with a squirrel went awry. Seventeen-year-old Bria...
- Posted on May 2, 2014
What sunk a sub powered by cranking by hand?
Scientists near the city where the Civil War began will soak a Confederate submarine in a chemical bath to reveal its hull for the first time in 150 years. They want to solve the mystery of the demise of the first sub to sink an enemy warship The hand-cranked H.L. Hunley res...
Scientists near the city where the Civil War began will soak a Confederate submarine in a chemical bath to reveal its hull for the first time in 150 years. They want to solve the mystery of the demise of the first sub to sink an enemy warship The hand-cranked H.L. Hunley res...
Scientists near the city where the Civil War began will soak a Confederate submarine in a chemical bath to reveal its...
- Posted on May 2, 2014
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...
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...
The smallest dogs in the world weigh less than 7 pounds. They can easily slip through cracks in a fence, get stepped ...
- Posted on May 2, 2014
Wanna buy an 80-foot igloo?
The embodiment of an Alaska cliche is for sale. The massive urethane igloo is a must-stop for summer tourists heading up the Parks Highway en route to Denali National Park. It can be had for $300,000. The 80-foot high structure was erected more than four decades ago. ...
The embodiment of an Alaska cliche is for sale. The massive urethane igloo is a must-stop for summer tourists heading up the Parks Highway en route to Denali National Park. It can be had for $300,000. The 80-foot high structure was erected more than four decades ago. ...
The embodiment of an Alaska cliche is for sale. The massive urethane igloo is a must-stop for summer tourists ...
- Posted on April 30, 2014
5th grade boys perform synchronized swimming skit
A group of fifth-grade boys in Texas has become a worldwide hit. All because they pretended to be a team of synchronized swimmers. It was during a talent show at Porter Elementary in Hurst, Texas. Eight students spent three minutes dressed in various forms of swim gear. It t...
A group of fifth-grade boys in Texas has become a worldwide hit. All because they pretended to be a team of synchronized swimmers. It was during a talent show at Porter Elementary in Hurst, Texas. Eight students spent three minutes dressed in various forms of swim gear. It t...
A group of fifth-grade boys in Texas has become a worldwide hit. All because they pretended to be a team of synchroni...
- Posted on April 30, 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....
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....
Google is trying to make a self-driving car. But despite progress over the past year, the cars have plenty of learnin...
- Posted on April 30, 2014
Is cheerleading a sport? Maybe in New York
Today's cheerleading includes pyramids, tosses, and tumbling. It could be classified as a high school sport in New York under a measure recommended by state education officials. The initiative would require coaches to be properly trained. Schools would be requried to follow common ...
Today's cheerleading includes pyramids, tosses, and tumbling. It could be classified as a high school sport in New York under a measure recommended by state education officials. The initiative would require coaches to be properly trained. Schools would be requried to follow common ...
Today's cheerleading includes pyramids, tosses, and tumbling. It could be classified as a high school sport in New Yo...
- Posted on April 29, 2014