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Propaganda war: Russia offers alternate takes to what brought down MH17

In the tangled aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster, two narratives have emerged -- one that most of the world subscribes to, and another that Russia and the rebels are pushing.<p>In the first, MH17 was shot down by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, using a sophisticated …

The Mysterious Part of Kalaupapa National Historical Park You're Not Allowed To See

Most of us have seen wacky images of how trees seemingly eat objects over time -- everything from street signs and park benches to long-abandoned bicycles.<p>However, when we came across this unusual image on Unexplained Pictures' Twitter feed, we wondered if, perhaps, it was a Photoshop job. Did a …

Air New Zealand shows off stunning, all-black Dreamliner | CNN Travel

7 Fun Things You Probably Didn't Know About Germany

Following Germany's 7-1 drubbing of the hosts, here are seven facts you didn't know about Germany — and one you didn't know about Brazil.<p>Germany<p>1. Watching the slapstick 1963 British comedy sketch "Dinner for One", starring Freddie Frinton and May Warden, is an essential part of the German New …

Dramatic video shows 'near miss' at Barcelona airport

An apparent near miss between two aircraft that was captured on video at Barcelona Airport has prompted an investigation by Spanish aviation authorities.<p>The video shows a Boeing 767 belonging to Russian airline UTair pulling up from its landing approach as an Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340 taxis …

Fossils dug up at airport may be largest flying bird ever found

A clutch of fossilised bones uncovered during the expansion of an airport terminal in the US may belong to the largest flying bird ever found.<p>The prehistoric creature had a wingspan of between 6.1 and 7.4 metres and could glide for long distances over the oceans as it searched for fish 25m years …

France Photos

See photos of France (including Paris, the Eiffel Tower, Cannes, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

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University of California launches effort to reduce world hunger

The University of California system is launching an effort to expand research and outreach to help reduce world hunger, improve nutrition and aid farmers coping with climate change, officials announced Tuesday.<p>UC President Janet Napolitano said the system's 10 campuses, its large agricultural …

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