Pride of Lions
Sibuya Game Reserve via CNN
July 06, 2018 - 3:47 pm
By David Williams and Brent Swails, CNN (CNN) -- Suspected poachers sneaked onto a South African game reserve to hunt rhinos, but a pride of lions found them instead. A guide at the Sibuya Game Reserve spotted what appeared to be human remains on Tuesday near the group of lions, according to...
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Newlyweds Escape Falling Tree Branch
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July 05, 2018 - 9:04 pm
By Amanda Jackson, CNN (CNN) -- Shortly after saying "I do," a Wisconsin couple narrowly escaped being injured when a large tree branch fell on the picnic table where they were recording their wedding video. Cheyenne and Lucas Kopeschka were reflecting on their journey to become man and wife...
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Trump baby balloon
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July 05, 2018 - 11:40 am
By James Masters (CNN) -- A giant 'Trump Baby' balloon is set to be flown close to the UK Parliament during US President Donald Trump's visit to London next week after the Mayor of London gave the go-ahead, it was announced Thursday. Protests are expected across London when Trump arrives for his...
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Woman climbs on Statue of Liberty
July 04, 2018 - 4:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A protest against U.S. immigration policy forced the evacuation of the Statue of Liberty on the Fourth of July, with a group unfurling a banner from the pedestal and a woman holding police at bay for hours after she climbed the base and sat by the statue's robes. The woman and at...
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Chief Michael Combs
June 30, 2018 - 11:19 am
By Andreas Preuss, CNN (CNN) -- A police chief in Pennsylvania says he wants to track down the person who mailed in a payment for a 44-year-old parking ticket -- just to say "thank you." The mysterious envelop arrived last week in Minersville, west of Allentown, with a 1974 parking ticket and a $5...
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A kangaroo interrupts the Women's Premier League between Belconnen United and Canberra FC match in Canberra for over 30 minutes.
Lawrence Atkin/Capital Football via AP
June 25, 2018 - 6:46 am
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian soccer team competing at the World Cup is called the Socceroos. But a different kind of soccer-roo has dominated a pitch for half an hour in Canberra during a women's match. The misguided marsupial made its first appearance on the stadium soccer field...
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Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog owned by Megan Brainard, stands onstage after being announced the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu
June 24, 2018 - 9:42 am
PETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — A 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area. Zsa Zsa won the title Saturday night at the Sonoma-Marin Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma. The dog's owner Megan Brainard of Anoka, Minnesota, will...
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German Tightrope Wedding
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June 16, 2018 - 11:14 am
BERLIN (AP) — A couple in eastern Germany have gotten married in a swing dangling from a motorcycle atop a tightrope, 14 meters (46 feet) above the ground. The German news agency dpa reported that a pastor standing in a cage atop a fire service ladder presided over the wedding of Nicole Backhaus...
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KKK Student Costume
Twitter via CNN
June 16, 2018 - 9:15 am
By Jessica Campisi and Michelle Krupa, CNN (CNN) -- A student who showed up to high school dressed as a Ku Klux Klansman did so as part of an assignment -- reportedly with advance approval from a teacher. Still, the head-to-toe costume -- complete with infamous conical hood and a white, fabric mask...
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Nearly 20 years ago, about nearly half of high school students said they drank at least one glass of milk a day. But now it’s down to less than a third, according to a survey released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
AP Photo/Rob Carr
June 14, 2018 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Fewer U.S. teens are smoking, having sex and doing drugs these days. Oh, and they're drinking less milk, too. Less than one-third of high school students drink a glass of milk a day, according to a large government survey released Thursday. About two decades ago, it was nearly half...
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