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Classic tale of star-crossed lovers plays out in pet store


It’s a tale as old as time. Two lovers,

Time-lapse of huge rainbow flag unfurled in Mexico City Pride parade


At this year’s Pride parade in Mexico City, which an estimated 200,000 people attended, this gigantic flag was brought out to celebrate marriage equality in the city.

Volunteers swing sledgehammers at glass bridge in China to prove it’s safe


The world’s longest and highest glass bridge was put through a “safety test” over the weekend.

‘Panamera’ must be German for ‘psychic,’ because this Porsche can see the future


Say what you want about the exterior design of the new second-gen Porsche Panamera that debuted Tuesday afternoon in Berlin, Germany. But there’s no denying the all-new luxury sports sedan is smart. Let me explain.

Look past the Panamera’s new turbocharged V6 and V8 engines and its 911-like rear-end. Heck, you can even ignore its fancy new 8-speed dual-clutch PDK transmission.

This glass slide 1,000 feet above L.A. is a daredevil’s dream


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Lip-reading ‘Game of Thrones’ theorist claims to know Jon Snow’s real first name


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Thousands protest Brexit in central London


While 52 percent of the UK voted to leave the EU earlier this month, those who would rather see the country remain aren’t staying silent.

Over 4 million people have signed a petition calling for a second referendum (which was ironically started by a Leave campaigner anticipating the opposite result).

On Tuesday night, meanwhile, thousands

Suicide attack kills at least 28 people at Istanbul airport


Several suicide bombers hit the international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport, killing at least 28 people and wounding more than 60 others, Istanbul’s governor and other officials said Tuesday.

Additional reporting by The Associated Press.

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One Twinkie celebrates its 40th birthday, will survive all of us


Chemicals and time make the Twinkie grow stronger.

In a Maine teacher’s long con, one unsealed Twinkie has officially remained untouched and perfectly intact for the past 40 years.

According to ABC News, George Stevens Academy’s former Chemistry teacher Roger Bennatti began the experiment with a curious group of students during a class he taught in 1976.

When Bennatti left the school in 2005, he gave the holy Twinkie to…

Come see baby monkeys wear baby monkey bibs to eat baby monkey food


Ahmed and Amaya are two monkeys from Miami, Florida, that just need a little snack to continue on with their full-time job of being adorable.