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Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 04:09 PM PDT

Nap-Loving Bear in Custody After 30-Hour Jaunt Through NJ

Nap-Loving Bear in Custody After 30-Hour Jaunt Through NJ

A wandering bear with a penchant for taking long naps in trees was captured Tuesday afternoon after a nearly 30-hour jaunt through New Jersey backyards, some fence-hopping and a trip near a school. The...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 10:07 AM PDT

Little Leaguer Breaks Out Dramatic Slow-Motion Trot to Home

Little Leaguer Breaks Out Dramatic Slow-Motion Trot to Home

Little League is a time for young baseball players to learn about the basics of the game. But how you choose to apply what's learned is up to you, as this young Southern California player showed after his coach...

Monday, Apr 30, 2018 at 12:03 PM PDT

France Roots Out Why Trump-Macron Friendship Tree Vanished

France Roots Out Why Trump-Macron Friendship Tree Vanished

The French president's office says there's nothing mysterious about the disappearance of an oak tree he planted on the White House lawn. It was put in quarantine, like other plants or animals brought into U.S....

Monday, Apr 30, 2018 at 10:57 AM PDT

Report of Downed Aircraft Turns Out to Be Abandoned, Homemade Sub

Report of Downed Aircraft Turns Out to Be Abandoned, Homemade Sub

What was first thought to be a potential disaster turned out to be a peculiar discovery in the waters of the San Francisco Bay. The initial scare on Sunday afternoon was a report of possibly downed aircraft in...

Monday, Apr 30, 2018 at 10:32 AM PDT

Diving Pelicans Swoop Down on Graduation Ceremony

Diving Pelicans Swoop Down on Graduation Ceremony

Two pelicans earned degrees in party crashing when they swooped down on Pepperdine University's graduation ceremony Friday and dived into the crowd, adding an unexpected twist to the pomp and circumstance.

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018 at 11:29 AM PDT

This Spanish Woman Is Famous Online for Looking Like Trump

This Spanish Woman Is Famous Online for Looking Like Trump

A woman in Spain has found unexpected fame on social media after many found she bore a striking resemblance to U.S. President Donald Trump. A journalist reporting on farming in northwestern Spain posted on...

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018 at 11:15 AM PDT

Funky Finding: Study Confirms Uranus Smells Really Bad

Funky Finding: Study Confirms Uranus Smells Really Bad

Scientists have confirmed that the planet Uranus smells like farts and rotten eggs — and, yes, NASA already made the joke you're thinking of. A team of scientists determined that the seventh planet from the...

Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018 at 05:20 AM PDT

Young Giraffe Goes on the Lam at Indiana Zoo

Young Giraffe Goes on the Lam at Indiana Zoo

Workers at the Fort Wayne zoo in northeast Indiana needed a couple hours to get an escaped giraffe back into its enclosure. The 7-month-old female giraffe got loose Monday from the African Journey exhibit at...

Monday, Apr 23, 2018 at 07:04 AM PDT

Raccoon on the Road Blamed for Ferrari Crash

Raccoon on the Road Blamed for Ferrari Crash

A Ferrari ended up in a ravine early Monday after what the driver said was a near run-in with a raccoon.

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 at 02:53 PM PST

Twitch: Explained

Twitch: Explained

Twitch.tv is the largest, most popular place to watch people play and livestream video games. It’s become so popular that musicians like Drake are getting in on the act. He recently partnered up with one...

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