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Australia, Oceania
A schoolboy from rural Victoria returned home yesterday to find a furry carjacker behind the wheel of the family Land Rover.
9news
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February 25, 2015
France, Europe
At least five unidentified drones have flown over seveal landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, the Place de la Concorde and the Montparnasse tower.
Aljazeera
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February 25, 2015
North America, United States, Canada
People from Arizona to Canada have reported seeing bright lights in the sky as a Chinese rocket burned up in the atmosphere.
KGW
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February 25, 2015
Canada, North America
Police say the tunnel also contained a pulley system, moisture resistant light bulbs, sump pump, wheel barrel and a red portable gas container.
Global News
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February 25, 2015
Bolivia, South America
The admirers of Freddy Mamani say his colorful new Andean style has also served to reinvent a city once aesthetically monochromatic, and that he has found a way to bring traditional Andean and Tiwanaku cultures into an urban setting.
Quartz
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February 22, 2015
Sri Lanka, Asia
The 35-year-old man stumbled off the edge of the cliff while snapping pictures of his new bride in central Sri Lanka.
New York Daily News
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February 22, 2015
United States, North America, Kenya, Africa
After collapsing, Ngetich refused a wheelchair offered by medical personnel and, while on her hands and knees, actually finished in third place.
People
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February 22, 2015
India, Asia
The couple say they were lonely for many years until Chunmun (their pet monkey) came into their lives.
BBC
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February 20, 2015
Colombia, South America
The 36-year-old has a habit of regularly changing her name and prior to the latest change was known as Ladyzunga Cyborg.
Daily Mail
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February 18, 2015
China, Asia
It will cost the startup more than RMB30 million (US$4.8 million) in total, at current prices in the Chinese market. Sounds like a generous offer.
TechNode
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February 18, 2015
Italy, Europe
The man who spread love all over the world with his famous Nutella brand left us on the day of celebration of love. Could it be a sign of fate?
The Guardian
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February 16, 2015
United Kingdom, Europe
Through the magic of Google Translate, she was able to describe what she wanted/needed to do and because of that, a healthy baby girl was born.
Ubergizmo
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February 14, 2015
World
The eyes of a loved one hold precious power - at once startling and familiar. We like to believe, as Shakespeare wrote, the eyes are the window to your soul.
GOOD
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February 14, 2015
Australia, Oceania
Alfie picked up the hobby over 80 years ago, when his sister-in-law handed him a pair of needles and some wool and asked the man to knit a jumper for her baby boy.
People
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February 13, 2015
Hong Kong, Asia
The baby's condition, known as fetus-in-fetu, is incredibly rare, occurring in only about 1 in every 500,000 births.
Live Science
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February 11, 2015
South Africa, Africa
But there's a much worse ending for the porcupine when the cat's dad turns up.
Daily Mail
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February 10, 2015
France, Europe
The announcement has been met with praise for her philanthropy and frustration from the art world.
Mic
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February 09, 2015
Japan, Asia
Opening up the sport to women is part of an effort to legitimize sumo as a possible future Olympic event.
Daily Mail
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February 07, 2015
Zimbabwe, Africa
Attempts by the security services to suppress a photograph of Robert Mugabe proved in vain as memes spawned a life of their own online.
The Guardian
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February 07, 2015
United States, North America
Here's what you can miss when you pay too much attention to your phone.
Mashable
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February 06, 2015
United States, North America
His closest friends and family members did not know he had even a tiny sliver of the fortune he left behind.
Burlington Free Press
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February 05, 2015
Brazil, South America
She robbed the winner of her crown - literally.
Cosmopolitan
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February 03, 2015
China, Asia
A man who doctors thought had died after falling over while smoking a cigarette allegedly came back to life and cried at his own funeral.
Metro
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January 30, 2015
United Kingdom, Europe
They then offered to arrange for Santa to send a very special letter to Mr Campbell's daughter.
The Irish Times
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January 29, 2015
Australia, Oceania
In the first seven hours after the campaign's launch, the site had already received more than 5,000 applications.
CNN
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January 28, 2015
Belgium, Europe
They aren't in the business of brewing beer for the riches or glory - they brew only enough to support themselves and their abbey.
Business Insider
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January 27, 2015
United States, North America
Calise Manning is being called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling 911 operators in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
CNN
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January 27, 2015
United States, Jordan, North America, Asia
Luckily, a doctor and a nurse happened to be on the plane and they were able to safely deliver the child.
Inquisitr
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January 22, 2015
India, Asia
Having given birth to twins aged 70, an elderly woman is now looking after her six-year-old son with her octogenarian husband.
Metro
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January 20, 2015
Russia, Europe
The whiskered hero even meowed to get the attention of a passerby.
New York Post
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January 18, 2015
United States, North America
The curriculum hinges on the idea that we learn not as an individual, but by building on a wealth of knowledge passed on as a group.
Business Insider
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January 16, 2015
United States, North America
A 24-year-old Ypsilanti man has become the first person in Michigan to walk out of a hospital with a totally artificial heart.
BattleCreekEnquirer
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January 14, 2015
United States, North America
A seven-year-old boy has been given a 3D printed prosthetic arm modeled on the limb of a Stormtrooper from Star Wars.
Metro
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January 13, 2015
United States, North America
The penny is known as a chain sent because the design on the back is a chain with 13 linking rings symbolizing the unity of the original 13 colonies.
The Washington Times
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January 11, 2015
World
Zen Buddhism, and the practice of meditation it encouraged, were shaping Jobs' understanding of his own mental processes.
Business Insider
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January 10, 2015
Philippines, Asia
Some 2,000 traffic cops are being asked to wear adult diapers during the visit so that they won't have to leave their posts.
NPR
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January 09, 2015
Canada, North America
Basma Hameed provides para-medical tattoo treatments to help patients hide scars and burns.
GOOD
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January 08, 2015
Canada, North America
A self-proclaimed rebel, physician Mark Boyko isn't afraid to help others anywhere, anyhow.
Takepart
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January 08, 2015
Australia, Oceania
Fears that summer heat waves will be a silent killer drives moves to get Melbourne's vulnerable into cooler places.
The Guardian
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January 08, 2015
United States, North America
The building, called Begich Towers, holds a police station, a health clinic, a church, and a laundromat.
United States, North America
She spends her time recording the 3,000-year-old language in her very own dictionary and teaching classes to a handful of tribe members.
GOOD
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January 07, 2015
Serbia, Europe
It may not come as a surprise, but he plans to start making a Lego leg next.
The Daily Dot
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January 04, 2015
United States, North America
The little girl hiked through dense woods to a stranger's house to report the deadly crash.
NYDailyNews
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January 04, 2015
United States, North America
Hannah and Danielle Reed were born a minute apart but in two different years.
ABC News
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January 03, 2015
China, Asia
This time, three members showed their moves to drum up support for the upcoming 2015 World Pole Dance Championships which will be held in Beijing.
Shanghaiist
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December 29, 2014
Russia, Europe
Demolition authorities were forced to leave the illegal structure teetering at a 20-degree angle for several hours.
RT
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December 28, 2014
Taiwan, Asia
The hippo remained prone for several hours before being put into a cargo container and taken back to its farm.
The Japan Times
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December 27, 2014
Russia, Europe
Because robbers have a heart too.
The Moscow Times
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December 27, 2014
Kosovo, Asia, Middle East
Hitler is the last person most of us would want to have been in a previous life, but not for 49-year-old Emin Djinovci.
Metro
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December 27, 2014
World
This is probably the best gift anyone could give another person.
Elite Daily
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December 27, 2014

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