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Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 06:09 AM EDT

118-Year-Old Painting Found in Antarctica

118-Year-Old Painting Found in Antarctica

A 118-year-old painting of a bird painted by British explorer Dr. Edward Wilson was found in a hut in Antarctica.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 09:43 PM EDT

Airbnb Jail Puts Guests Behind Bars

Airbnb Jail Puts Guests Behind Bars

A jail in Canada that's been closed for decades is getting a second life thanks to a creative entrepreneur. The owner will begin listing individual cells on Airbnb at the end of June.

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 09:06 AM EDT

This Is the Tiniest (And Maybe Cutest) Deer You'll Ever See

Ever heard of a pudu? They're the world's smallest species of deer. They bark...View gallery

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Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 11:26 AM EDT

Mayor: Meth-for-Sex Arrest Followed 14 Years of Double Life

Mayor: Meth-for-Sex Arrest Followed 14 Years of Double Life

For 14 years, the former mayor of Fairfax, Virginia, lived a double life as a methamphetamine addict – until he got caught in August.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 10:50 AM EDT

Kansas Inmate Free After Doppelganger Found 17 Years Later

Kansas Inmate Free After Doppelganger Found 17 Years Later

Richard Jones always insisted he didn't commit the aggravated robbery that landed him in prison for 17 years, and last week he was finally able to walk free, the victim of a case of apparent mistaken identity...

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 09:11 AM EDT

'French Spider-Man' Climbs Hotel in Barcelona

'French Spider-Man' Climbs Hotel in Barcelona

French climber Alain Robert, also known as "French Spider-Man," climbed the Melia Barcelona Sky Hotel on June 12. The hotel is the city's fourth-tallest building.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 06:27 PM EDT

Man Fatally Shoots 9-Year-Old Daughter During Gun Safety Lesson: Cops

Man Fatally Shoots 9-Year-Old Daughter During Gun Safety Lesson: Cops

The father of a 9-year-old Indiana girl was charged with multiple felonies Monday after an apparent lesson in firearm safety ended in his daughter’s shooting death, according to police. Eric Scott Hummel...

Friday, Jun 9, 2017 at 06:23 PM EDT

Why Did 'Lord Buckethead' Run Against the British PM?

Why Did 'Lord Buckethead' Run Against the British PM?

British prime minister Theresa May had some unusual competition for her seat in Parliament this year—and social media took notice. Twitter was ablaze Friday with photos of May standing beside an Elmo impersona...

Friday, Jun 9, 2017 at 03:03 PM EDT

Deer Crashes Into Paint Store

Deer Crashes Into Paint Store

A young deer ran into a Pennsylvania paint store on June 1. The young buck ran around the store before finding its way out.

Friday, Jun 9, 2017 at 02:06 PM EDT

Dad Helps Mom Deliver Baby on I-95

Dad Helps Mom Deliver Baby on I-95

A father helped his wife deliver their baby parked on the side of Interstate 95 in Delaware overnight.

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