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Mammoth Bones Discovered In Iowa (Video)

Filed in Animals, Archaelogy, Science, World by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

An Iowa family discovers a prehistoric mammoth skeleton in their backyard. The man, a farmer, identified as John first found the 4-foot-long mammoth femur bone in 2010, spotted a marrow line around the top of the ball joint of the femur. This happens two years ago wherein he and his sons thought that it was […]

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2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee: Snigdha Nandipati wins title with “guetapens”

Filed in Amazing Stories, Education, United States, World by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

The National Spelling Bee which is mostly joined by participants from the US, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, Ghana and Bahamas who compete to be the spelling bee champion for 2012. It is also opened to other countries outside the United States but the participants must be strictly regional spelling bee winners in their areas.  2012 […]

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Oregon man turns 727 airplane into his dream home (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Lifestyle, United States by on June 6, 2012 0 Comments

A man is building his dream home out of a retired 727-200 in Oregon. Bruce Campbell takes $100,000 and transforms a Boeing 727 aircraft into a home. The plane’s bathroom and shower, which are still in the works, are small but that doesn’t seem to bother Campbell. The 62-year-old man from Oregon, USA, has spent […]

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Snow White is the fairest movie of them all, earns $56.3 mil in its debut weekend

Filed in Entertainment, Money, Movies, United States by on June 6, 2012 0 Comments

‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ takes the no.1 position in the US box office as it takes in $56.3 million this weekend zapping ‘Men in Black 3’, with $29.3 mil, in second place. ‘Snow White’ has lifted the curse that has been affecting Universal Pictures with the release of the big-budget film ‘Battleship’ that turned […]

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Starbucks Corp. buys La Boulange bakery to improve its menu

Filed in Business, Foods, Money, United States by on June 6, 2012 0 Comments

In an effort to improve its food offerings, coffee giant Starbucks Corp. spent $100 million to acquire La Boulange, a French bakery in the San Francisco area. The Starbucks management said that it will replace its current menu items with those from La Boulange starting early next year.  Starbucks Americas president Cliff Burrows said, “We’ll take it […]

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Big Ben’s renaming in honor of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

A parliamentary proposal for the tower housing Big Ben to be renamed in honor of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee is supported by a majority of MPs, according to the backers of the campaign. Big Ben is a 96-metre (316-foot) tower at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London. It is formally known as the clock tower […]

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Chemistry Project of High School Student goes viral

Filed in Education, Featured, Science by on June 3, 2012 0 Comments

A high school student had no idea that a video he made for extra credit in his 10th grade chemistry class would goes viral. Eli Cirino made a music video for a song called “Good Chemistry” specifically for a chemistry class.   Chemistry Project of High School Student Image Credit: YouTube The song explains how the […]

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Bigfoot Video Captured by Teens in Idaho

Filed in Featured, United States, Weird by on June 2, 2012 0 Comments

A large shady creature which appears to be a Bigfoot is spotted walking through the trees across a canyon. A shaky and out-of-focus video shot by teens in Idaho is said to possible show a Bigfoot walking through thick brushes. From a distance, the teens were able to tell that it was no local wildlife. […]

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D’Amico’s waiter Greg Rubar receives $5,000 tip to buy a car (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Foods, Money by on June 1, 2012 0 Comments

Waiter receives $5,000 tip? A waiter at a Rice Village restaurant in Houston said he’s speechless after receiving a $5,000 tip. Greg Rubar has worked at D’Amico’s Italian Market Cafefor 16 years. Over the weekend, a married couple, who are his regular customers, handed him the big tip. “I told them thank you when they […]

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NBA Draft Lottery Results: 2012 NBA Draft Order, New Orleans Hornets Win Lottery, No. 1 Pick

Filed in Basketball, Featured, Sports, United States by on May 31, 2012 0 Comments

2012 NBA Draft Lottery was held in Disney/ABC Times Square Studio. The New Orleans Hornets will pick No. 1 in the 2012 NBA draft after winning the lottery on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. 2012 NBA Draft will be held in Newark, N.J. at the Prudential Center on Thursday, June 28, 2012. 2012 NBA Draft Lottery […]

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Jessica Sanchez sings American national anthem at the National Memorial Day Concert 2012 (Video)

Television marks Memorial Day in memorable ways. The National Memorial Day Concert featured “American Idol” runner-up Jessica Sanchez, who opened the program singing the US national anthem, “The Star Spangled Banner” and later sang “The Prayer“. Jessica Sanchez singing the National Anthem of the United States of America at the National Memorial Day Concert 2012 Screenshot: YouTube Jessica Sanchez […]

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Memorial Day Sales 2012: Dell Memorial Day Event Offers up to 85% off plus free shipping

Filed in Announcement, Business, Featured, Money, Shopping by on May 27, 2012 0 Comments

Get huge discouts and take advantage of free shipping on Dell Memorial Day Deals Memorial Day Sale: Dell Memorial Day Event 2012 Image Credit: dell.com Dell Home offers up to 85% off select products during its Memorial Day Sale. Great deals and discounts on computers, cameras, software, and more Below are some of the great deals at […]

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