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Can you spot the famous soccer stars in this World Cup brainteaser?

Thursday  09:26,   12 july 2018
msn

This World Cup brainteaser has people scratching their heads. Can you find the three famous footballers in the crowd?- Three soccer superstars looking to win the coveted FIFA World Cup are hidden in the[...]
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Group Stages 'Real-Life' Game of 'Mario Kart' on Texas Streets

Wednesday  14:17,   11 july 2018
insideedition

The amusing game was captured on camera.The seven "players" dressed in character outfits with balloons trailing behind them, just like in the game, and raced one another on skateboards in[...]

Tourist brings unexploded WW2 shell to Vienna airport

Wednesday  14:17,   11 july 2018
msn

An American tourist brought an unexploded World War Two shell to Vienna airport in her luggage, Austrian police said on Tuesday. The 24-year-old had found the bomb on Sunday while walking in the Dachstein mountains, according to police in Lower[...]

Biblical 'Spies' Revealed in 1,500-Year-Old Mosaic

Wednesday  14:16,   11 july 2018
nationalgeographic

An ancient depiction of Moses' scouts in Canaan has been discovered in an unparalleled house of worship in Israel.Noah's ark, the splitting of the Red Sea, perhaps even a visit from Alexander the Great: Since 2012, these colorful scenes have[...]

A subway surfer clung to the outside of a moving train and a shocked commuter caught the whole thing on camera

Wednesday  09:31,   11 july 2018
msn

Commuters spotted a daredevil hanging on the outside of the Manhattan-bound C train on July 6. -The anonymous man hopped on at the Clinton-Washington Avenues station and hopped off at the next stop, Lafayette[...]

Is this the largest family in the world? 87-year-old has 346 living descendants with 13 children, 127 grandchildren, 203 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren

Wednesday  09:30,   11 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

<p>A man in the Ukraine is applying for the Guinness World Record for having the largest family on earth.</p>Pavel Semenyuk, 87, always dreamed of a large family and was thrilled when his wife gave birth to 13[...]

The chocolate bar 118 years past its sell-by date: Sweet that was given to Boer War by Queen Victoria goes up for auction

Tuesday  14:52,   10 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

A chocolate bar sent by Queen Victoria to soldiers fighting in the Boer War has been discovered in a cupboard. The tin, which was made by Hudson Scott and Sons in Carlisle in 1900, was part of a batch that had been sent to troops in the Boer[...]

Scientists find 'world's oldest' biological colours

Tuesday  14:52,   10 july 2018
msn

Australian researchers have uncovered the world's oldest biological colour in the Sahara desert, in a find they said Tuesday helped explain why complex lifeforms only recently emerged on earth. The pink pigments were produced by simple[...]

Woman's Tinder Profile Selfie Criticized Over Toilet Paper Orientation

Tuesday  14:52,   10 july 2018
insideedition

"I’d swipe left. Redo, and then swipe left again. Never trust a girl that has her toilet paper like that," said one man.Hana Michels, 30, posted a funny bathroom selfie as the first photo on her Tinder profile, featuring her in a towel and [...]

This serious political interview was derailed by a ginger cat

Tuesday  09:22,   10 july 2018
msn

You know what's a serious debate topic? Politics. And what lightens heavy political debates? A fat ginger cat.&nbsp;And what lightens heavy political debates? A fat ginger[...]

Meet Kareem Waris Olamilekan, the 11-year-old artist whose drawings are getting worldwide recognition

Tuesday  09:21,   10 july 2018
msn

Kareem Waris Olamilekan is a young Nigerian artist inspired by the works of Michelangelo and fellow portraitist Arinze Stanley Egbengwu.&nbsp;- The 11-year-old is gaining worldwide recognition after drawing a hyperrealistic portrait of French[...]

Fisherman Catches Rare 'Cotton Candy' Lobster, Donates It to Aquarium

Tuesday  09:21,   10 july 2018
mentalfloss

It's a one in 100 million crustacean.As The Dodo reports, the rare blue-pink crustacean has since been donated to the Huntsman Marine Science Centre in New Brunswick, where he continues to dazzle[...]

Moose Photobombs Couple's Wedding Photos: 'They Loved It'

Monday  13:53,   09 july 2018
insideedition

It was a memory for the books.Alan and Shandy Cuellar were exchanging vows on June 30 at at Bayshore clubhouse in Anchorage when a moose decided it didn’t want to miss the[...]

World's Tallest Models Hit the Catwalk for Unique Fashion Show

Monday  13:53,   09 july 2018
insideedition

You have to be 6'4" or taller to be on the runway for this show.The tallest model of them all is the show's founder, Ekaterina Lisina, who stands at[...]

Dogs steal mail carrier's lunch, then their apology note goes viral

Monday  13:53,   09 july 2018
cbsnews

When Carol Jordan discovered a handwritten note in her mailbox, she assumed her dogs were in trouble. The truth was far betterIn June, Carol Jordan, who owns a five-acre farm in Isle of Wight, Virginia, stopped at her mailbox and discovered a[...]