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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...
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...
A handshake? Sure. A selfie? No way. Some of America's Olympic athletes say they were asked to keep their cell...
- 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...
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...
Los Angeles students think some schools deserve more attention and resources. They staged a protest and took it to ...
- Posted on April 8, 2014
8th grader bakes muffins for homeless
A century from now, the bishops in the Hartford Archdiocese might be looking for someone to honor. If so, they might want to consider David Albright. On nearly every week for the past five years, the golden-hearted 13-year-old has been baking muffins for the down-and-out. He...
A century from now, the bishops in the Hartford Archdiocese might be looking for someone to honor. If so, they might want to consider David Albright. On nearly every week for the past five years, the golden-hearted 13-year-old has been baking muffins for the down-and-out. He...
A century from now, the bishops in the Hartford Archdiocese might be looking for someone to honor. If so, they might ...
- Posted on April 7, 2014
Skyscraper-sized Tetris wows Philadelphians
Hundreds of Tetris fans had a little fun Saturday with a big version of the classic video game. The Philadelphia skyscraper-sized version created a spectacle against the night sky. Organizers hoped it would inspire onlookers and players to think about the possibilities of te...
Hundreds of Tetris fans had a little fun Saturday with a big version of the classic video game. The Philadelphia skyscraper-sized version created a spectacle against the night sky. Organizers hoped it would inspire onlookers and players to think about the possibilities of te...
Hundreds of Tetris fans had a little fun Saturday with a big version of the classic video game. The Philadelph...
- Posted on April 7, 2014
Two-legged dog inspires two-legged humans
A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs. Millions of people have seen him in a YouTube video. Duncan was born with deformed rear legs that were amputated to remove the dead weight. The 9-month-old boxer belon...
A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs. Millions of people have seen him in a YouTube video. Duncan was born with deformed rear legs that were amputated to remove the dead weight. The 9-month-old boxer belon...
A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs. Millions of peop...
- Posted on April 7, 2014
Londoners love kitty cat cafe
Would you like some kitten with your coffee? Feline company is exactly what one of London's newest cafes is offering. And the city's stressed-out residents are lapping it up. "People do want to have pets and in tiny flats, you can't," said cafe owner Lauren Pears, who...
Would you like some kitten with your coffee? Feline company is exactly what one of London's newest cafes is offering. And the city's stressed-out residents are lapping it up. "People do want to have pets and in tiny flats, you can't," said cafe owner Lauren Pears, who...
Would you like some kitten with your coffee? Feline company is exactly what one of London's newest cafes is of...
- Posted on April 7, 2014
Grumpy Cat turns two
Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos. The top dog in Internet cat stardom is known for her downward smile and bugged-out baby blues. She spent her birthday Friday touring New York City with an entourage worthy of Hollywood. And Hollywood is where the ...
Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos. The top dog in Internet cat stardom is known for her downward smile and bugged-out baby blues. She spent her birthday Friday touring New York City with an entourage worthy of Hollywood. And Hollywood is where the ...
Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos. The top dog in Internet cat stardom is known for her do...
- Posted on April 7, 2014
Monopoly gets 5 new rules
The makers of Monopoly have created five new rules. The new rules include: no rent collection while in jail, double the dough for landing on Go and clean out Free Parking if your luck takes you there. Facebook fans voted “yes” to include the new rules for future editions...
The makers of Monopoly have created five new rules. The new rules include: no rent collection while in jail, double the dough for landing on Go and clean out Free Parking if your luck takes you there. Facebook fans voted “yes” to include the new rules for future editions...
The makers of Monopoly have created five new rules. The new rules include: no rent collection while in jail, double t...
- Posted on April 4, 2014
Could you run up a 72-floor skyscraper?
They're high steppers of a different sort. More than 700 people took the long way up at the World Trade Center on Thursday — climbing the stairs. They did it for the inaugural "Runyon Up," a fundraiser for the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation. Elite climbers ...
They're high steppers of a different sort. More than 700 people took the long way up at the World Trade Center on Thursday — climbing the stairs. They did it for the inaugural "Runyon Up," a fundraiser for the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation. Elite climbers ...
They're high steppers of a different sort. More than 700 people took the long way up at the World Trade Center on Thu...
- Posted on April 4, 2014
War takes girl’s arm, but not her artistry
A little girl from Afghanistan lost her arm in the war there. So doctors and therapists worked with her by fitting her with a prosthetic arm. They knew it would change her life. But little did they realize how and how much. Within weeks of strapping on her new limb, 7-year-o...
A little girl from Afghanistan lost her arm in the war there. So doctors and therapists worked with her by fitting her with a prosthetic arm. They knew it would change her life. But little did they realize how and how much. Within weeks of strapping on her new limb, 7-year-o...
A little girl from Afghanistan lost her arm in the war there. So doctors and therapists worked with her by fitting he...
- Posted on April 3, 2014
How did a little dog travel 1,000 miles in 4 days?
Last week a small dog escaped his fenced-in yard in Texas. He was found in Ohio a few days later. That means he traveled more than 1,000 miles in just four days. The 3-year-old Chihuahua-Dachshund mix is named Corbin. He dug a hole under a fence in his backyard in Killeen, T...
Last week a small dog escaped his fenced-in yard in Texas. He was found in Ohio a few days later. That means he traveled more than 1,000 miles in just four days. The 3-year-old Chihuahua-Dachshund mix is named Corbin. He dug a hole under a fence in his backyard in Killeen, T...
Last week a small dog escaped his fenced-in yard in Texas. He was found in Ohio a few days later. That means he trave...
- Posted on April 3, 2014