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How do you cheer up an unhappy ape? With a harp!
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US, Canada women's bobsled stars eager to race men
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How can a piece of glass be a piece of art?
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Officials catch cougar roaming Utah neighborhoods
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Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame
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Bennett, Gaga: Kids should know more about jazz
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Burger King Japan's latest meal is the new black
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Do you know what it takes to be an American citizen?
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Wallenda: Spectacle, legacy inspire Chicago walk
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Getting animals to dazzle on screen is a wild job
How do you cheer up an unhappy ape? With a harp!
Terri Tacheny long enjoyed taking her young daughters to Como Zoo in St. Paul, except for the Primate House, where she thought the gorillas, orangutans and monkeys often seemed to lack energy. Her solution was a little music, and now Tacheny, a volunteer, plays once a month ...
Terri Tacheny long enjoyed taking her young daughters to Como Zoo in St. Paul, except for the Primate House, where she thought the gorillas, orangutans and monkeys often seemed to lack energy. Her solution was a little music, and now Tacheny, a volunteer, plays once a month ...
Terri Tacheny long enjoyed taking her young daughters to Como Zoo in St. Paul, except for the Primate House, where sh...
- Posted on September 30, 2014
US, Canada women's bobsled stars eager to race men
Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to jump in a bobsled and compete on an icy track against men. That time might have arrived. Saying it was a "huge" move for the sport, Meyers Taylor was thrilled with the announcement that bobsled's governing body will cons...
Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to jump in a bobsled and compete on an icy track against men. That time might have arrived. Saying it was a "huge" move for the sport, Meyers Taylor was thrilled with the announcement that bobsled's governing body will cons...
Elana Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to jump in a bobsled and compete on an icy track against men. Tha...
- Posted on September 30, 2014
How can a piece of glass be a piece of art?
A huge grin appears on the face of glass artist Jonathan Michael Davis as he burns hole after hole through spheres of glass, making a popping sound. Davis, a glassblower by trade, uses a sabre of flame made of liquid oxygen and propane to manipulate glass into elaborate art ...
A huge grin appears on the face of glass artist Jonathan Michael Davis as he burns hole after hole through spheres of glass, making a popping sound. Davis, a glassblower by trade, uses a sabre of flame made of liquid oxygen and propane to manipulate glass into elaborate art ...
A huge grin appears on the face of glass artist Jonathan Michael Davis as he burns hole after hole through spheres of...
- Posted on September 30, 2014
Officials catch cougar roaming Utah neighborhoods
A young mountain lion was let back into the wild Monday, a day after roaming into a Salt Lake City neighborhood and forcing dozens of families to stay inside their homes for hours. No people or pets were injured, but the hunt for the 2-year-old cougar caused quite a commotio...
A young mountain lion was let back into the wild Monday, a day after roaming into a Salt Lake City neighborhood and forcing dozens of families to stay inside their homes for hours. No people or pets were injured, but the hunt for the 2-year-old cougar caused quite a commotio...
A young mountain lion was let back into the wild Monday, a day after roaming into a Salt Lake City neighborhood and f...
- Posted on September 25, 2014
Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for induction this year into the National Toy Hall of Fame. Those humble contenders are up against American Girl dolls, the board game Operation and several return nominees, including little green Army men and bubb...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for induction this year into the National Toy Hall of Fame. Those humble contenders are up against American Girl dolls, the board game Operation and several return nominees, including little green Army men and bubb...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for induction this year into the National Toy Hall of Fa...
- Posted on September 24, 2014
Bennett, Gaga: Kids should know more about jazz
Kids, singers Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga have homework for you. They want you to listen to their new jazz album. The Grammy winners say they hope "Cheek to Cheek," an album featuring selections from the Great American Songbook, will turn younger people on to jazz music. The ...
Kids, singers Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga have homework for you. They want you to listen to their new jazz album. The Grammy winners say they hope "Cheek to Cheek," an album featuring selections from the Great American Songbook, will turn younger people on to jazz music. The ...
Kids, singers Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga have homework for you. They want you to listen to their new jazz album. ...
- Posted on September 23, 2014
Burger King Japan's latest meal is the new black
The first Kuro, or black, burger had a signature black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Now Burger King Japan is going black on black. The fast-food chain added black cheese and deepened...
The first Kuro, or black, burger had a signature black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Now Burger King Japan is going black on black. The fast-food chain added black cheese and deepened...
The first Kuro, or black, burger had a signature black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a sl...
- Posted on September 23, 2014
Do you know what it takes to be an American citizen?
Three former South Carolina governors are leading an effort to have high school students take a citizenship test. The following are 25 of the questions they'd be asked. They are among the 100 questions on a list that federal officers use when testing immigrants seeking citizenship....
Three former South Carolina governors are leading an effort to have high school students take a citizenship test. The following are 25 of the questions they'd be asked. They are among the 100 questions on a list that federal officers use when testing immigrants seeking citizenship....
Three former South Carolina governors are leading an effort to have high school students take a citizenship test. The...
- Posted on September 22, 2014
Wallenda: Spectacle, legacy inspire Chicago walk
Nik Wallenda is a showman who crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire and now has his sights on Chicago's iconic skyscrapers — partly because of the city's reputation for being windy. The chance to tread between buildings 50 stories above the Windy City a...
Nik Wallenda is a showman who crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire and now has his sights on Chicago's iconic skyscrapers — partly because of the city's reputation for being windy. The chance to tread between buildings 50 stories above the Windy City a...
Nik Wallenda is a showman who crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire and now has his sights on Chi...
- Posted on September 22, 2014
Getting animals to dazzle on screen is a wild job
For animal trainers on film sets, the job can be wild. Getting snakes on a plane takes a bit of heat or light, but cajoling a bear to perform for the camera can require buckets of fried chicken. Casey the bear, seen in "Evan Almighty" and other movies, had that demand writ...
For animal trainers on film sets, the job can be wild. Getting snakes on a plane takes a bit of heat or light, but cajoling a bear to perform for the camera can require buckets of fried chicken. Casey the bear, seen in "Evan Almighty" and other movies, had that demand writ...
For animal trainers on film sets, the job can be wild. Getting snakes on a plane takes a bit of heat or light, but c...
- Posted on September 22, 2014
Tour a big city – one pizza at a time!
Although Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza, tourists wouldn't know that the locals more often eat a thinner-crust, tavern-style pie topped with homemade Italian sausage and cut into squares, not slices — unless they went on a pizza tour. Chicago is one of a handful...
Although Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza, tourists wouldn't know that the locals more often eat a thinner-crust, tavern-style pie topped with homemade Italian sausage and cut into squares, not slices — unless they went on a pizza tour. Chicago is one of a handful...
Although Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza, tourists wouldn't know that the locals more often eat a thinner-c...
- Posted on September 19, 2014