1st woman to cycle round the world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) When Juliana Buhring rode out of Naples in the summer, saying she was off to cycle around the world, hardly anyone believed her. But yesterday the more…

Forget the Mayan Apocalypse – worry about this

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) The world may have escaped Armageddon yesterday but the actual Apocalypse is nigh on four years away, Doomsdayers have claimed. The new date for annihilation more…

Career change

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Low-water rivers offering up glimpse of history

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) From sunken steamboats to a millennium-old map engraved in rock, the drought-drained rivers of the nation's midsection are offering a rare and fleeting glimpse into years more…

World's 2nd-oldest Bible fragment posted online

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Jerusalem Post) The University of Cambridge posted online thousands of pages from fragile religious manuscripts earlier this month. One of the documents scanned and uploaded to the Cambridge more…

In the beginning

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'Alien'-like skulls found in Mexico

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) Archaeologists in Mexico have uncovered 25 "alien"-looking human skulls with in a cemetery in the northwest state of Sonora, they said today. Some of the skulls more…

ABC anchor marries same-sex partner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Good Morning America) ABC News weather editor and "GMA" anchor Sam Champion and Rubem Robierb wed in an intimate ceremony at Champion's New York City apartment Friday afternoon. more…

Mila Kunis targeted with anti-Semitic slur

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Hollywood Reporter) A Facebook rant against Mila Kunis by a Ukrainian politician has drawn the condemnation of the Simon Wiesenthal Center for its use of the word "zhydovka" more…