Annette Acosta

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When Imgur user arthisbeapirate heard strange noises coming from her bushes, she went to investigate. Pulling the leaves back, the woman and her …

Are Cats Smarter Than Dogs?

While pet owners may have loads of anecdotal data to show that cats are smarter than dogs or vice versa, there's little scientific evidence to back …

What to know before adopting a second dog

When my daughter was a newborn, I suddenly felt overwhelmed by the attention my dog, Radar, required. His needs hadn't changed, but my abilities as a …

The Cutest Kitten

Lincoln Park Zoo snow monkey named Obu

By popular vote, the Lincoln Park Zoo decided on Obu as the name for its baby snow monkey.<p>After a week and 2,197 votes, Obu took 37 percent of the vote, beating out Osaka, Okuchi, Otsu and Obihiro, according to an announcement on the zoo's website.<p>All options were cities from the monkey's native …

Newest Trend In Japan Shave Dogs Into Cubes

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Katy Perry Dresses Up Like Pizza, World Drools

We approve of <b>Katy Perry's</b> latest fashion choices. <i>Marie Claire</i> even rounded up a list of every time Perry wore pizza in public. Perhaps someone needs to tell the pop star about Push for Pizza, because it sounds like it could be the name of her next single.

US immigration scheme totters as migrant crisis worsens

The fight over immigration has centered recently on one group: tens of thousands of unaccompanied children crossing the US border with Mexico.<p>When House Republicans passed a $694m border security bill last week , it was accompanied by another bill that would essentially end a program designed to …

US-Mexico border! http://t.co/HnCAuYKSbM

Nature isn't always kind: http://t.co/PtILl3gNre

Playing video games for up to an hour a day 'is good for children'

Children who play computer or video games for up to an hour daily are the most sociable, happy and least hyperactive, Oxford University study finds<p>Children who play video games for up to an hour a day are happier, more sociable and less hyperactive than those who don’t play at all, research has …

Are You Ready for Self-Driving Cars?

You may not be, but they're still on their way.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)</i><p>Self-driving cars sound wonderful: A computer program can ferry you to work while you kick back and read a book. But are they safe? Many Americans have mixed feelings and don't entirely trust software to take …

7 Ways to Use a Whole Watermelon

It’s National Watermelon Day! So go out, buy a whole watermelon and make a few of these juicy, refreshing watermelon recipes.<p>It’s National Watermelon …

Coffee "S'mores" Pie

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Graham Cracker Crust<p>9 whole graham crackers, ground finely in a food processor<p>2 tablespoons heavy cream<p>2 tablespoons Nutella<p>1 ounce semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, melted<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>Coffee Ganache<p>12 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate (do …