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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
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
College recognizes video games as varsity sport
As a teenager, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games. He played for 10 hours a day. His grades were poor. His parents fretted. A few years later, the 20-year-old leads a team ...
As a teenager, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games. He played for 10 hours a day. His grades were poor. His parents fretted. A few years later, the 20-year-old leads a team ...
As a teenager, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games. He played for 10 hours a day. His grades were po...
- Posted on October 9, 2014
Historian retells tale of rare Lincoln photo
It's one of the most famous photographs of Abraham Lincoln. That's because no one knew the picture of the president existed. Not until a 14-year-old boy found it. Ronald Rietveld, the boy wh...
It's one of the most famous photographs of Abraham Lincoln. That's because no one knew the picture of the president existed. Not until a 14-year-old boy found it. Ronald Rietveld, the boy wh...
It's one of the most famous photographs of Abraham Lincoln. That's because no one knew the picture of the president e...
- Posted on October 8, 2014
Cat, dog, lasers: A senior portrait to remember
A teenager and his cat, a principal and her dog, and lasers. They all came together in Draven Rodriguez's senior portrait. It ended up with him holding his cat, Mr. Bigglesworth. And Schenectady Hi...
A teenager and his cat, a principal and her dog, and lasers. They all came together in Draven Rodriguez's senior portrait. It ended up with him holding his cat, Mr. Bigglesworth. And Schenectady Hi...
A teenager and his cat, a principal and her dog, and lasers. They all came together in Draven Rodriguez's senior port...
- Posted on October 8, 2014
Ever seen a wirehaired viszla?
Two breeds have been added to the nation's premier dog competition. It's the Westminster Kennel Club show. It's set for Feb. 16-17. The wirehaired viszla is a rugged, versatile hunter. It's ...
Two breeds have been added to the nation's premier dog competition. It's the Westminster Kennel Club show. It's set for Feb. 16-17. The wirehaired viszla is a rugged, versatile hunter. It's ...
Two breeds have been added to the nation's premier dog competition. It's the Westminster Kennel Club show. It's set f...
- Posted on October 6, 2014
Would you pay $46,532 for jeans? Levi's did.
An unusual festival is planned next fall. It will celebrate Reno as the birthplace of blue jeans. Jacob Davis created riveted denim jeans in 1871. That was in a Reno tailor shop. Two years l...
An unusual festival is planned next fall. It will celebrate Reno as the birthplace of blue jeans. Jacob Davis created riveted denim jeans in 1871. That was in a Reno tailor shop. Two years l...
An unusual festival is planned next fall. It will celebrate Reno as the birthplace of blue jeans. Jacob Davis ...
- Posted on October 6, 2014
Violinist wants kids to have music in their lives
Seven years ago, the well known violinist Joshua Bell performed for tips. He was in a Washington subway station. Almost no one stopped to listen. The underground performance was an experimen...
Seven years ago, the well known violinist Joshua Bell performed for tips. He was in a Washington subway station. Almost no one stopped to listen. The underground performance was an experimen...
Seven years ago, the well known violinist Joshua Bell performed for tips. He was in a Washington subway station. Almo...
- Posted on October 2, 2014
US, Canada women's bobsled stars eager to race men
Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to compete against men in a bobsled on an icy track. That time might have arrived. So Meyers Taylor was thrilled that the sport will consi...
Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to compete against men in a bobsled on an icy track. That time might have arrived. So Meyers Taylor was thrilled that the sport will consi...
Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to compete against men in a bobsled on an icy track. That time mi...
- Posted on September 30, 2014
Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be up against tough competition. Like American Girl dolls and the board game Operat...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be up against tough competition. Like American Girl dolls and the board game Operat...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be u...
- Posted on September 24, 2014