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Sherlock Holmes: Man of mystery, or not?
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Students give pizza driver $1,200 tip
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World's tallest cow is taller than most people
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Boyz II Men go back to their high school
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Record-breaking pumpkin weighs more than a car!
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Would you eat chocolate-covered bugs?
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Parrot missing for years returns speaking Spanish
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How far would you peddle for the environment?
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Teen wins Nobel Peace Prize, youngest winner ever
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Can you draw better than a 40,000 year old?
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
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
World's tallest cow is taller than most people
Patty Hanson and Blosom the cow smiled as their official Guinness World Records photo was taken. Blosom has been identified as the world's tallest cow, at 6-foot-4. Hanson received an email ...
Patty Hanson and Blosom the cow smiled as their official Guinness World Records photo was taken. Blosom has been identified as the world's tallest cow, at 6-foot-4. Hanson received an email ...
Patty Hanson and Blosom the cow smiled as their official Guinness World Records photo was taken. Blosom has been iden...
- Posted on October 21, 2014
Boyz II Men go back to their high school
Members of the Grammy-winning group Boyz II Men recently gave a concert at their old stomping grounds. It's the performing arts high school they attended and remember being just like the TV show "F...
Members of the Grammy-winning group Boyz II Men recently gave a concert at their old stomping grounds. It's the performing arts high school they attended and remember being just like the TV show "F...
Members of the Grammy-winning group Boyz II Men recently gave a concert at their old stomping grounds. It's the perfo...
- Posted on October 19, 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
Would you eat chocolate-covered bugs?
The menu includes crickets and wax worms. They can be dipped into melted chocolate. It looked like a Halloween trick. But it was actually an array of treats. They were being served up at the...
The menu includes crickets and wax worms. They can be dipped into melted chocolate. It looked like a Halloween trick. But it was actually an array of treats. They were being served up at the...
The menu includes crickets and wax worms. They can be dipped into melted chocolate. It looked like a Halloween...
- Posted on October 18, 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
Can you draw better than a 40,000 year old?
What can be learned from ancient cave drawings? Some found in Indonesia have turned out to be pretty special. They are as old as famous prehistoric art in Europe. The news comes from a new...
What can be learned from ancient cave drawings? Some found in Indonesia have turned out to be pretty special. They are as old as famous prehistoric art in Europe. The news comes from a new...
What can be learned from ancient cave drawings? Some found in Indonesia have turned out to be pretty special. They ...
- Posted on October 13, 2014