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Skipper and Ping, a male king penguin couple, have adopted an egg at Zoo Berlin.
Zoo Berlin via CNN
August 14, 2019 - 9:38 am
By Scottie Andrew, CNN (CNN) -- After fruitless attempts to hatch stones and fish, a gay penguin couple at a German zoo may finally be able to parent a chick of their own. Zoo Berlin officials announced that two of its male king penguins, Skipper and Ping, have eagerly adopted an egg. It'll be the...
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Dr. Paul Scofield, senior curator natural history at Canterbury Museum, holds the fossil, a tibiotarsus, top, next to a similar bone of an Emperor Penguin in Christchurch, New Zealand, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019.
Mark Baker/AP Photo
August 14, 2019 - 9:13 am
By Nick Perry, Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Scientists in New Zealand said Wednesday they've found fossilized bones from an extinct monster penguin that was about the size of an adult human and swam the oceans some 60 million years ago. They said the previously undiscovered...
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Swallowed dentures
BMJ via AP
August 12, 2019 - 8:14 pm
(AP) — Here's why it's best to remove false teeth before surgery: You just might swallow them. A medical journal is reporting the case of a 72-year-old British man whose partial dentures apparently got stuck in his throat during surgery and weren't discovered for eight days. The man went to the...
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Apple iPhone emojis
PA Images/Sipa USA
August 07, 2019 - 11:36 am
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California seaside community is in an uproar after a home was given a new paint job featuring two huge emojis on a bright pink background. Manhattan Beach residents railed against the makeover during a City Council meeting Tuesday night, citing problems...
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This file photo shows Indiana Reformatory booking shots of John Dillinger, stored in the state archives, and shows the notorious gangster as a 21-year-old.
AP Photo/The Indianapolis Star, Charlie Nye, File
August 01, 2019 - 12:58 pm
By Rick Callahan, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two relatives of notorious 1930s gangster John Dillinger who plan to have his remains exhumed say they have "evidence" the body buried in an Indianapolis cemetery beneath a gravestone bearing his name may not be him and that FBI agents possibly...
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This x-ray shows the inside of the mouth of a boy who was found to have an extra 526 teeth.  Credit: Saveetha Dental College and Hospital
Saveetha Dental College
August 01, 2019 - 9:57 am
By Manveena Suri, CNN (CNN) -- A 7-year-old boy complaining of jaw pain was found to have 526 teeth inside his mouth, according to the hospital in India where he was treated. The boy was admitted last month in the southern city of Chennai because of swelling and pain near his molars in his lower...
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Grace Brown
West Mifflin Borough Police Department/Twitter
July 31, 2019 - 11:06 am
WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman suspected of urinating on potatoes at a Walmart in Pennsylvania has turned herself in. West Mifflin police say 20-year-old Grace Brown is facing multiple charges including criminal mischief, open lewdness and public drunkenness. It wasn't known if...
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Whale and Sea Lion
Chase Dekker via CNN
July 31, 2019 - 7:24 am
By Sophie Sherry and Justin Lear, CNN (CNN) -- This sea lion found itself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Chase Dekker has been photographing wildlife for nearly a decade but has never captured a shot like this. He was on a routine whale-watching boat trip last week in Monterey Bay,...
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Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man captured on security video using a baby stroller to help him steal flat-screen TVs from the Mann Center in West Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Police Department
Mark Abrams
July 30, 2019 - 3:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man captured on security video using a baby stroller to help him steal TVs from the Mann Center in West Philadelphia. Southwest detectives say the brazen thief pushed a double-seat baby stroller...
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Child Stuck In Baggage Belt
Hartsfield-Jackson Airport via CNN
July 25, 2019 - 11:52 am
By Madeline Holcombe (CNN) — A toddler was injured after he climbed onto a baggage conveyor belt behind a ticket counter at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson airport and rode it all the way to the TSA bag room, authorities said. Edith Vega said she put her son down to print her boarding pass at the...
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