Michael Chisholm

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Police Shoot Homeowner and Kill His Dog After Showing Up at Wrong House

A homeowner and police officer were shot and injured after three Atlanta-area cops arrived at the wrong house while investigating suspicious activity …

Yeti footprint twice the size of a man's is discovered by schoolboy on camping trip

A schoolboy is claiming to have discovered startling 'proof' of a Yeti - a huge footprint twice the size of a normal man's.<p>Denis Alexandrov was on a …

35 Astounding Nature Photos That Will Leave You Breathless

The term "nature" refers to the phenomena of the world physically, and also to life in general. Usually nature does not include human intervention or …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

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US air strikes in Syria driving anti-Assad groups to support Isis

US air strikes in Syria are encouraging anti-regime fighters to forge alliances with or even defect to Islamic State (Isis), according to a series of interviews conducted by the Guardian.<p>Fighters from the Free Syrian Army (FSA) and Islamic military groups are joining forces with Isis, which has …

Pentagon program delivered Humvee, rifle and kayak to Arkansas coroner

Doug Wortham used a Defense Department giveaway program for law enforcement to stock his office with an assault rifle, a handgun and a Humvee – even through the people in his custody are in no condition to put up a fight.<p>They’re dead.<p>Wortham is the Sharp County, Arkansas, coroner. He says the …

The Wizard of Oz: Five alternative readings

The classic film was first shown 75 years ago. Since then, there have been many interpretations, from religious allegory to an acid trip. BBC Culture picks out five of the most interesting readings of L Frank Baum’s modern fairy tale.<p><b>Political satire</b><p>Historian Henry M Littlefield’s essay on The …