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This secret room in Mount Rushmore is having a moment

Abraham Lincoln holds the history of our country’s past.<p>Literally.<p>Tucked inside Lincoln’s frontal lobe in Mount Rushmore in Keystone, South Dakota, is a secret, inaccessible-to-the-public chamber.<p>The vault was designed by the monument’s sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, who envisioned it as a room …

Texas man who killed neighbor couple has been executed

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — An East Texas man who pleaded guilty to killing a neighbor couple during a shooting rampage 13 years ago and said he wanted …

Iowa Supreme Court upholds ban on voting rights for felons

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Convicted felons in Iowa may be automatically stripped of their voting rights for life unless those rights are restored by the …

Officer replaces boy's stolen cards with Pokemon haul

<b>(CNN) —</b> A young Pokemon enthusiast endured a roller coaster of emotions when his collection of trading cards was stolen by another boy, then retrieved, and then magically multiplied by a generous Cleveland police officer.<p>Yes, the biggest trading card craze of the 90's is still going strong, and it …

Pokémon

PayPal is splashing out on its first ever Super Bowl ad

It will also be the first major brand ad since PayPal became an independent company. The payments firm was spun out from eBay in July.<p>In a press release, PayPal's vice president of global brand marketing Greg Fisher said: "This ad is more than a commercial - it's our opportunity to introduce the …

Meet The 21-Year-Old News Anchor Who Got Her Job Because Her Breasts Are Huge

Careers in television are hard to come by. That’s why it’s so surprising that the 21-year-old in the video above is out there reading the news on major Albanian TV. I don’t speak the language, so I don’t know exactly what she’s saying, but according to The Daily Mail, the channel she’s working for …

Career Development

CIA admits: All those UFO sightings in 1950s? 'It was us'

As far as "best of 2014" lists go, the CIA has a pretty irresistible one: On Dec. 22 it started tweeting links to the 10 most popular articles of the year that it shared on Twitter, and the agency arrived at No. 1 yesterday, tweeting: "Reports of unusual activity in the skies in the '50s? It was …

12.2-inch iPad Pro could be thinner than the iPhone 6 Plus

Apple is expected to announce a huge iPad in early 2015, and a new report details some of the tablet’s specs.<p>According to the reliable Japanese site Macotakara, the larger iPad (or ‘iPad Pro’, as it’s been dubbed by the press) will feature a 12.2-inch display and improved stereo audio. The device …

Kerry holds all-night talks with Afghan presidential rivals

US Secretary of State John Kerry was to hold a second day of talks with Afghanistan's feuding presidential hopefuls on Saturday, seeking a deal to "clean up the tally" after disputed elections.<p>Kerry held talks late into the night on Friday in an effort to resolve Afghanistan's disputed presidential …