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Watch: Rare 'Firework' Jelly Fish Spotted During Sea Expedition Near Mexico

During a recent sea expedition, researchers spotted a rare jellyfish off the Socorro Island, Mexico. The Halitrephes Maasi jellyfish is extremely …

South Africa's great white shark mystery: The full story

Cape Town - An orca whale killing spree of great white sharks has gripped the coast of South Africa this month, resulting in the first ever …

Here Are The Canceled And Renewed TV Shows For 2017-2018

It's the best (and the worst) time of year.<p>For TV fans, spring is a double-edged sword.<p>As the 2016-2017 season wraps up with a slew of highly anticipated season (and series) finales before summer TV doldrums hit, the major networks are determining which shows will make the cut and which shows will …

TV

Harley-Davidson Leaks What Electric Motorcycle Will Sound Like

In 2014, the famous American motorcycle company Harley-Davidson announced that it was working on its first-ever electric bike. The endeavor is called …

Thai mother saw daughter being killed on Facebook Live

Jiranuch Trirat stumbled across the footage of her 11-month-old child being killed by her boyfriend<p>The distraught Thai mother of a baby girl killed by her boyfriend in a murder he broadcast on Facebook Live has described the harrowing moment she stumbled across the video and rushed to alert …

Social Media

Ice to Meet You: Newfoundland Sees First 'Berg of Season

Each spring, ice blocks drift down from the arctic into an area known as "Iceberg Alley," off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador.<p>One of the first massive icebergs of the season looks grounded in shallow water, just off the coast of Ferryland, Canada.<p>Ferryland Mayor Adrian Kavanagh told the …

Canada

South Africans can legally smoke dagga in their homes

Dagga Party leader’s possession case withdrawn

Amanda Khoza, News24<p>Cape Town – Dagga party leader Jeremy David Acton’s dagga possession case was withdrawn in the Bellville Magistrate’s Court on …

'Human Barbie' Valeria Lukyanova 'Ugly People' | Women's Health

Valeria posted a video recently in which she denounces "ugly people." "Some girls simply think that nothing can help them when all they do is lie on a couch eating pastry," she says according to a translation by the <i>Daily Mail</i>." She also said actress Sarah Jessica Parker has a "horse face." She …

Whatever You Do, Do NOT Eat the Edamame

Your favorite sushi appetizer has been recalled in 33 states for a scary reason.<p>Edamame may be the perfect accompaniment to sushi but new reports may make you think twice about ordering it. According to the FDA, a possible listeria contamination has led to a recall of the soybeans in 33 …

Vitamin D Has Been Linked to Autism Prevention in Animal Studies

The evidence is mounting.<p>Researchers have found that vitamin D treatments during pregnancy appear to prevent the development of autism in mice, and …

Associated Press News

Deadly Attack at Parliament: Pictures

Stare into an active volcano with Google Street View

Standing next to a boiling lake of molten rock the size of two football fields has got to be awe-inspiring, but it's also pretty damn dangerous. Google partnered with two explorers to capture images of one such volcano as they rappelled down the walls of the Marum crater on Ambrym, an island a …

WATCH: Yikes! Feisty python pukes up impala during capture

Cape Town - A Limpopo game farmer says he has never seen anything as beautiful, besides his wife that is, when a massive 3.9m python was captured out …

Cape Town

4 Ways to Get Rid Of Butt Acne | Men's Health

<b>2.</b> <b>Unclog pores with</b> s<b>alicylic acid</b> p<b>ads</b><p>Working toward a bump-free butt? Prevent future developments by unclogging pores a few times a week with a pad spiked with salicylic acid, says Jaliman. Again, what works on zits will work on these infected follicles—though they may not be painful the way zits …

6 Amazing Caves You Can Visit Around the World

The earth has many beautiful wonders on its surface, but a surreal landscape lies below in caves. Humans have been exploring the earth’s pockets for …

New Zealand

Narrow escape from rip current for Ballito bathers

Jenni Evans, News24<p>Durban - Quick thinking saved the lives of five bathers who were swept away from the shoreline in Ballito on Sunday, IPSS Medical …

Durban

Polaris to Wind Down Victory Motorcycles Operations

Polaris Industries Inc. today announced it will immediately begin winding down its <b>Victory Motorcycles</b> brand and related operations. Polaris will …

EU’s Nightmare Year Ends With Le Pen Risk Haunting Investors

German Chancellor Angela Merkel may be the anchor that has held the European project firm through a decade of crises, yet it isn’t her fight for …

Record-breaking wave thunders through North Atlantic

<b>(CNN) —</b> A colossal wave recorded in the North Atlantic has smashed previous records for size.<p>The 62 foot (19 meter) wave -- captured between Iceland and the UK on February 4 2013 -- has set a new world record for the biggest wave ever recorded by a buoy, according to the World Meteorological …

Global Warming

Japan mends giant sinkhole in a Fukuoka road within a week

<b>A busy Japanese road reopened on Tuesday, just one week after it was wrecked by a gigantic sinkhole.</b><p>Construction workers moved fast to fill the hole, which spanned a five-lane street, stretching 30 metres (98 feet) wide and 15 metres deep.<p>The chasm first appeared on Tuesday, 8 November, in a …

This Silent Film Shows How Motorcycles Were Built Before the Assembly Line

They sure don't build 'em like they used to.<p>These days, car factories are incredibly automated. Even an exotic like the Alfa Romeo 4C is built in a sterile environment that looks more like an operating room from the future than the assembly lines we like to imagine. And while American manufacturing …

#ORTamboFloods: Airport access severely affected

Cape Town - Operations at Johanneburg's OR Tambo International Airport have been severely affected by flash flooding in and around the area, with …

Flying

This Gross Video Shows What Happened to a Woman's Stomach After She Ate Raw Salmon | Women's Health

The video shows doctors going in with a robot-like claw contraption and pulling out a nasty white worm that had embedded itself in her stomach. It doesn’t stop there: The worm wriggles around as it’s pulled out and…well, just see for yourself:<p><i>Sign up for Women's Health's new newsletter, So This</i> …

You’ve Got to See This NSFW Halloween Mask That Looks Like a Very Realistic Vagina | Women's Health

The silicone mask is made-to-order (hopefully we won’t be seeing a bulk order of these anywhere soon) and is totally eyeless. Instead of a mouth, there’s another set of, ahem, lips. The mask doesn’t come cheap, either. Getting your hands on one will run you $480.<p>Photograph courtesy of Melissa …