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Group on mission to “save the soap”
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Jackie Robinson Day celebrated in space
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Exhibit a tribute to African-American mass migration
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“House cat” was a cougar!
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Making national parks relevant today and tomorrow
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Toilets on wheels help keep San Francisco clean
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Godzilla is honored in Tokyo
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Baby orangutan gets help from his sister
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Where does space begin?
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NFL gets first female official
Group on mission to “save the soap”
Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives with soap. It began about seven years ago as a tiny operation with a few friends and family in a single car garage in Orlando, Florida, where they used meat grinders, potato peelers and cookers to recycle used soap into fresh bars....
Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives with soap. It began about seven years ago as a tiny operation with a few friends and family in a single car garage in Orlando, Florida, where they used meat grinders, potato peelers and cookers to recycle used soap into fresh bars....
Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives with soap. It began about seven years ago as a tiny operation with...
- Posted on April 21, 2015
Jackie Robinson Day celebrated in space
Jackie Robinson Day was even celebrated in space this year. While Rachel Robinson, the player's 92-year-old widow, and Commissioner Rob Manfred honored Major League Baseball's first black player in a ceremony April 15 at Dodger Stadium, in conjunction with the annual Civil R...
Jackie Robinson Day was even celebrated in space this year. While Rachel Robinson, the player's 92-year-old widow, and Commissioner Rob Manfred honored Major League Baseball's first black player in a ceremony April 15 at Dodger Stadium, in conjunction with the annual Civil R...
Jackie Robinson Day was even celebrated in space this year. While Rachel Robinson, the player's 92-year-old wi...
- Posted on April 20, 2015
Exhibit a tribute to African-American mass migration
One hundred years ago, African-Americans began a mass exodus from the rural South. They headed north in search of economic opportunity and social equality. The Museum of Modern Art in New York is paying tribute to that movement in a rare exhibition of a series chronicling the pheno...
One hundred years ago, African-Americans began a mass exodus from the rural South. They headed north in search of economic opportunity and social equality. The Museum of Modern Art in New York is paying tribute to that movement in a rare exhibition of a series chronicling the pheno...
One hundred years ago, African-Americans began a mass exodus from the rural South. They headed north in search of eco...
- Posted on April 20, 2015
“House cat” was a cougar!
A celebrity mountain lion that lounged under a home for hours and refused to budge despite bean bags, tennis balls and prods has wandered out on its own, wildlife officials said. A thorough check turned up no sign of the big cat known as P-22 under the residence in the hilly...
A celebrity mountain lion that lounged under a home for hours and refused to budge despite bean bags, tennis balls and prods has wandered out on its own, wildlife officials said. A thorough check turned up no sign of the big cat known as P-22 under the residence in the hilly...
A celebrity mountain lion that lounged under a home for hours and refused to budge despite bean bags, tennis balls an...
- Posted on April 17, 2015
Making national parks relevant today and tomorrow
After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the country's most beautiful and historic places, though it also suffers from an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly white. With its centennial approaching in 2...
After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the country's most beautiful and historic places, though it also suffers from an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly white. With its centennial approaching in 2...
After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the country's most beautiful and historic places, tho...
- Posted on April 16, 2015
Toilets on wheels help keep San Francisco clean
Streets in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood blocks away from fancy stores and long lines of tourists waiting for cable cars have been cleaner since solar-powered toilets began rolling in four afternoons per week. The mobile bathrooms on wheels are guarded by attendant...
Streets in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood blocks away from fancy stores and long lines of tourists waiting for cable cars have been cleaner since solar-powered toilets began rolling in four afternoons per week. The mobile bathrooms on wheels are guarded by attendant...
Streets in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood blocks away from fancy stores and long lines of tourists waiting f...
- Posted on April 16, 2015
Godzilla is honored in Tokyo
Godzilla has stomped so many buildings in Japan that the movie monster was appointed special resident and tourism ambassador for Tokyo's Shinjuku ward. A Godzilla-size head towering 171 feet above ground level has been unveiled at an office of Toho, the Japanese studio behi...
Godzilla has stomped so many buildings in Japan that the movie monster was appointed special resident and tourism ambassador for Tokyo's Shinjuku ward. A Godzilla-size head towering 171 feet above ground level has been unveiled at an office of Toho, the Japanese studio behi...
Godzilla has stomped so many buildings in Japan that the movie monster was appointed special resident and tourism amb...
- Posted on April 16, 2015
Baby orangutan gets help from his sister
Fleece jackets, piles of hay, a fuzzy stuffed animal sloth and a lot of fruit were on Bobbi Gordon's shopping list when she became a surrogate mother to a big-eyed, spikey-haired little boy. A handful of animal keepers at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo found themselves with a ti...
Fleece jackets, piles of hay, a fuzzy stuffed animal sloth and a lot of fruit were on Bobbi Gordon's shopping list when she became a surrogate mother to a big-eyed, spikey-haired little boy. A handful of animal keepers at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo found themselves with a ti...
Fleece jackets, piles of hay, a fuzzy stuffed animal sloth and a lot of fruit were on Bobbi Gordon's shopping list wh...
- Posted on April 15, 2015
Where does space begin?
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question, at least not one that's internationally agreed upon and legally binding, which makes sense, because our atmosphere – that thin sheet of air that wraps our planet – doesn't end...
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question, at least not one that's internationally agreed upon and legally binding, which makes sense, because our atmosphere – that thin sheet of air that wraps our planet – doesn't end...
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question, at least not o...
- Posted on April 15, 2015
NFL gets first female official
The NFL has its first full-time female game official and it is Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games. The 41-year-old Thomas was in the league's officiating development program in 2013 and 2014 and worked some team minicamps last year. She's already broken ground in ...
The NFL has its first full-time female game official and it is Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games. The 41-year-old Thomas was in the league's officiating development program in 2013 and 2014 and worked some team minicamps last year. She's already broken ground in ...
The NFL has its first full-time female game official and it is Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games. The 41-...
- Posted on April 14, 2015
“First Daughter” gets drivers license
Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents, while other teens are taught by licensed instructors, but Malia Obama isn't your average 16-year-old. Her driving lessons were provided by the U.S. Secret Service. Asked who taught Malia how to drive, first lady Michelle...
Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents, while other teens are taught by licensed instructors, but Malia Obama isn't your average 16-year-old. Her driving lessons were provided by the U.S. Secret Service. Asked who taught Malia how to drive, first lady Michelle...
Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents, while other teens are taught by licensed instructors, but Mali...
- Posted on April 14, 2015
What would you do if you found a bag of money?
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway, fearing that it would become a traffic hazard. The Deseret News reports the 75-pound bag tumbled out of a truck driving in front of Dan Kennedy on Interstate 80 and when he looked inside, h...
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway, fearing that it would become a traffic hazard. The Deseret News reports the 75-pound bag tumbled out of a truck driving in front of Dan Kennedy on Interstate 80 and when he looked inside, h...
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway, fearing that it would become a ...
- Posted on April 13, 2015
“Price is Right” model makes $21,960 mistake
"The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she would have to come on down to the unemployment line after she mistakenly revealed the price of a new car on the game show. The 26-year-old model said in an interview that she lost her train of thought while exposing the...
"The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she would have to come on down to the unemployment line after she mistakenly revealed the price of a new car on the game show. The 26-year-old model said in an interview that she lost her train of thought while exposing the...
"The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she would have to come on down to the unemployment line after she...
- Posted on April 13, 2015
12-year-old ties for 1st in ESPN bracket challenge
A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball tournament, finishing in a tie for first in ESPN's massive annual contest. Sam Holtz said ESPN officials told him that is he ineligible to claim the top prize — a ...
A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball tournament, finishing in a tie for first in ESPN's massive annual contest. Sam Holtz said ESPN officials told him that is he ineligible to claim the top prize — a ...
A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball tournam...
- Posted on April 10, 2015
Navajo nation to get first junk food tax in U.S.
How should governments govern soda? An outright ban on large sugary drinks? A tiny tax? Or not at all? This debate has been playing out in New York, Berkeley in California and places in between — and one community recently made drastic moves to target people’s eating habits....
How should governments govern soda? An outright ban on large sugary drinks? A tiny tax? Or not at all? This debate has been playing out in New York, Berkeley in California and places in between — and one community recently made drastic moves to target people’s eating habits....
How should governments govern soda? An outright ban on large sugary drinks? A tiny tax? Or not at all? This debate ha...
- Posted on April 10, 2015