Mystery: Pentagram etched in Earth's surface

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIVESCIENCE) — Conspiracy theorists, start your engines: On the wind-blown steppes of central Asia, in an isolated corner of Kazakhstan, there's a large pentagram etched into the Earth's more…

Weary travelers

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Euthanasia of Tahoe bear 'despicable'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CARSON CITY, Nev.(AP) — Wildlife officials destroyed a black bear Monday after they decided the animal was a threat to the public at Lake Tahoe but a bear more…

Beauty queen 'throws bombs' from car

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) A woman who recently was crowned Miss Riverton after wowing the judges on the piano is accused of exercising a more sinister talent — cooking up more…

Baseball bans A-Rod until 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24997203&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (WCBS-TV) — Alex Rodriguez has been banned for 211 regular-season games by Major League Baseball for his part in more…

Late-night comics now skewer Obama, Dems

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — President Barack Obama, the joke's on you. A study of gags by late-night comics during the first half of the year found an abrupt change from more…

U.S. rocker shoves Russian flag down pants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FRANCE24) — Russia's interior ministry on Monday launched a criminal probe into flag desecration after a US rock musician stuffed a Russian flag down his trousers at a more…

Boy, 12: I was cheated in Final 'Jeopardy'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="I0MWlzZDpCtKxDE2xcZnjftYiTXytjXb"] (DAILYMAIL) — Young Jeopardy! contestant Thomas Hurley III has learned the hard way the importance of proper spelling after he correctly named the emancipation proclamation as more…

9-1-1 call

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