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76 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton to be auctioned in NYC

76 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton to be auctioned in NYC

The fossilized skeleton of a T.

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Joey Chestnut is chomp champ again in July 4 hot dog contest

Joey Chestnut is chomp champ again in July 4 hot dog contest

Record-holder Miki Sudo has won the women’s title at the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest after skipping last year’s frank fest because she was pregnant.

July 4th, 5:04 PM EDT
Long-missing Alexander Hamilton letter put on public display

Long-missing Alexander Hamilton letter put on public display

A letter written by founding father Alexander Hamilton in 1780 and believed stolen from the Massachusetts state archives decades ago is being displayed publicly for the first time since it was returned to the state after a lengthy court battle.

July 3rd, 9:15 AM EDT
Trooper crawls into drainage pipe to rescue missing dog

Trooper crawls into drainage pipe to rescue missing dog

A state trooper is being lauded for crawling about 15 feet into a culvert pipe in upstate New York to rescue a missing golden retriever named Lilah.

July 2nd, 9:34 AM EDT
World War II-era boat emerges from shrinking Lake Mead

World War II-era boat emerges from shrinking Lake Mead

A sunken boat dating back to World War II is the latest object to emerge from a shrinking reservoir that straddles Nevada and Arizona.

July 1st, 3:54 PM EDT
Bear cub rescued after getting head stuck in plastic jug

Bear cub rescued after getting head stuck in plastic jug

Wildlife biologists in Connecticut had to rescue a bear cub that got its head stuck in a plastic container.

July 1st, 12:29 PM EDT
Coney Island's Luna Park to expand, introduce 3 attractions

Coney Island's Luna Park to expand, introduce 3 attractions

Coney Island's Luna Park will soon be introducing three new attractions and pedestrian plazas on 5 acres along the iconic New York boardwalk as part of an expansion project.

June 30th, 12:23 PM EDT
Putin: Western leaders would look 'disgusting' topless

Putin: Western leaders would look 'disgusting' topless

Russian President Vladimir Putin has shot back at Western leaders who mocked his athletic exploits, saying they would look “disgusting” if they tried to emulate his bare-torso appearances.

June 30th, 5:18 AM EDT
Poisonous bite leads German police to farm with 110 snakes

Poisonous bite leads German police to farm with 110 snakes

Police say they have discovered more than 110 dangerous snakes on a farm in central Germany after a woman who lived there sought medical treatment for a poisonous bite.

June 29th, 11:59 AM EDT
Tie in Alabama GOP race means winner to be selected by lot

Tie in Alabama GOP race means winner to be selected by lot

Alabama's Republican Party has declared a tie in the primary race for a state Senate seat and says the winner will be chosen by lot.

June 26th, 3:39 PM EDT
NASA: Give us back our moon dust and cockroaches

NASA: Give us back our moon dust and cockroaches

NASA wants its moon dust and cockroaches back.

June 23rd, 4:59 PM EDT
World's biggest bacterium found in Caribbean mangrove swamp

World's biggest bacterium found in Caribbean mangrove swamp

Scientists have discovered the world’s largest bacterium in a Caribbean mangrove swamp.

June 23rd, 3:44 PM EDT
Pair face fines after taking raccoon into pet store

Pair face fines after taking raccoon into pet store

Authorities say a New York man and woman face fines of $500 each after they took a raccoon to a pet store to shop for food and a store worker ratted them out.

June 23rd, 1:14 PM EDT
Amazon's Alexa could soon mimic voice of dead relatives

Amazon's Alexa could soon mimic voice of dead relatives

Amazon’s Alexa might soon replicate the voice of family members - even if they’re dead.

June 23rd, 12:24 PM EDT
Florida team hauls in 18-foot, 215-pound Burmese python

Florida team hauls in 18-foot, 215-pound Burmese python

A team of biologists recently hauled in the heaviest female Burmese python ever captured in Florida.

June 22nd, 4:39 PM EDT

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