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Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 06:56 AM PDT

Deforestation Threatens Some of Earth's Natural Cures

Deforestation Threatens Some of Earth's Natural Cures

Amazing medical cures from the Earth’s forests are threatened by deforestation.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 07:37 AM PDT
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By Shoshana Stahl

Man Finally Cuts His Nails After 66 Years

A new exhibit opens today at Ripley's Believe It or Not! in New York City with...View gallery

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Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 06:40 AM PDT

San Jose Couple Remodeling Bathroom Uncovers Hidden Message

San Jose Couple Remodeling Bathroom Uncovers Hidden Message

A San Jose couple remodeling their bathroom discovered a message left from the home's previous owner.

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 06:59 PM PDT

Margarita-Loving Bear Takes a Dip in a California Hot Tub

Margarita-Loving Bear Takes a Dip in a California Hot Tub

Mark Hough had barely taken a sip of his Friday afternoon margarita when he heard twigs snapping and leaves rustling in his lush Altadena, California, backyard. At first he brushed it off as the sounds of...

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 01:56 PM PDT

California Bear Relaxes in Hot Tub, Laps Up Margarita

California Bear Relaxes in Hot Tub, Laps Up Margarita

Mark Hough had barely taken a sip of his Friday afternoon margarita when he heard twigs snapping and leaves rustling in his lush Altadena, California, backyard. At first he brushed it off as the sounds of his...

Saturday, Jun 30, 2018 at 07:12 PM PDT

Guards Wait for Inmate to Pass Diamond Earrings He Swallowed

Guards Wait for Inmate to Pass Diamond Earrings He Swallowed

Guards at a Florida jail are taking on an unusual duty. They're monitoring the bathroom habits of an inmate charged with stealing and swallowing diamond earrings. Leesburg Police say Ryan Penman and his...

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 07:04 PM PDT

SoCal Rite Aids Use Manilow Music to Fend Off Loiterers

SoCal Rite Aids Use Manilow Music to Fend Off Loiterers

Several Rite Aid stores across Southern California have been blaring Barry Manilow songs and classical music to fend off loiterers. However, neighbors say the experiment to keep transients away does not seem to...

Sunday, Jun 24, 2018 at 01:53 AM PDT

Zsa Zsa, the English Bulldog, Wins World's Ugliest Dog Title

Zsa Zsa, the English Bulldog, Wins World's Ugliest Dog Title

A 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 07:23 AM PDT

Running Late, Man Paddleboards Across Hudson River in Suit

Running Late, Man Paddleboards Across Hudson River in Suit

Sure, it's common in New York City to see men in suits commuting on the subway or in taxis -- but on a paddleboard across the Hudson River? That may be a first. Eunice Rivers was taking the ferry to work in...

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 06:09 PM PDT

Flight Attendant Pleads Guilty to Turtle-Smuggling Attempt

Flight Attendant Pleads Guilty to Turtle-Smuggling Attempt

A flight attendant for a Chinese airline pleaded guilty Thursday to attempting to smuggle two-dozen spotted and box turtles in a carry-on bag from Los Angeles to China.

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