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WW2 bomb blast kills digger driver in Germany

<b>A World War Two bomb has exploded at a construction site near a west German town, killing a man and injuring eight others, police say.</b><p>The explosion occurred after a digger accidentally struck the device during excavation work in Euskirchen in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.<p>The machine's …

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Tonight's Meteor Shower: Live, From Space, It's The Quadrantids

It's early January, and that means it's time for the Quadrantid meteor shower to peak. Despite winter weather that might cloud the skies in some areas, forecasters say this year's event is worth getting up for, citing lunar conditions that will darken the night sky.<p>If you haven't heard of the …

'Duck Dynasty' star used anti-gay comments in 2010 speech

"Duck Dynasty" family members say they are considering withdrawing from the series over A&E's suspension of patriarch Phil Robertson for anti-gay comments, joining many conservatives leaping to his defense.<p>Robertson, the patriarch of the backwater Louisiana clan on the reality show about hunting, …

Has the Great Barrier Reef just been approved for destruction by the Australian government?

One of the natural wonders of the world is about to have 3 million cubic metres of seabed dumped on top of it.<p>Who could forget, back in 2009, the launch of the "Best Job in the World"?<p>The campaign by Tourism Queensland generated global interest in the Sunshine State and the role of park ranger and …

A gorgeous, colorful look at the cellphone signals we never see

Invisible signals are all around us, and now we can finally see what we've been missing. Data visualization artist Nickolay Lamm created psychedelic images of the cellphone signals that live in the air, but are invisible to us.<p>At first glance, the visualizations look like tiny mountains illuminated …

Michael Jackson's Family Wants New Trial in Wrongful Death Suit

Singer's mother cites jury misconduct, insufficient evidence in court filing<p>Michael Jackson's family has filed court papers indicating that they …

Shopping By Drone Could Be Good for the Environment

Of all the many, many criticisms of Amazon‘s planned delivery drones, this one might be the simplest: who needs another way to help us consume more …

Moon Turnips? NASA Takes Gardening to New Heights

The hyper-local food trend is really big right now. And apparently, NASA wants to make sure astronauts don't miss out. The agency recently announced plans to grow cress, turnips and basil on the moon.<p>And to protect the plants from the harsh cosmic radiation and the moon's lack of atmosphere, NASA …

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Polar Bear Researcher Gets $100,000 In Settlement With Feds

A scientist whose observations of drowned polar bears raised alarms about climate change has received $100,000 to settle a whistle-blower complaint against an agency of the Department of the Interior.<p>Under the settlement, wildlife researcher Charles Monnett retired from his job at the federal …

Police Investigating Whether Paul Walker’s Fatal Car Crash Occurred While Drag Racing

Two days after the sudden death of Paul Walker, star of the popular automobile action franchise <i>Fast & Furious</i>, investigators have confirmed that they are looking into several specific circumstances that could have led to the actor’s fatal car crash on Saturday in Valencia, California. The Los …

Paul Walker's life in pictures

Scenes from the life and career of Paul Walker, best known for his roles in the Fast & Furious series, who has died aged 40 in a car crash north of Los Angeles

Paul Walker's 'Fast and Furious' career: The rock-solid good guy

Actor<p>Paul Walker’s death in a fiery car crash under a clear-blue California sky on Saturday continues to feel so incredibly sad, and so surreal.<p>How can it not?<p>The actor, 40, spent much of his life on screen behind the wheel of fast cars, walking away from the worst possible pileups in "The Fast and …

Officials investigating if drag racing caused crash that killed ‘Fast & Furious’ star Paul Walker

Los Angeles officials are investigating if Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas may have been drag racing at the time of the car crash that claimed the life of the 40-year-old “Fast & Furious” star.<p>A rep from the Los Angeles Sheriff Department confirmed to FOX411 that investigators were looking …

India's Nuclear Scientists Keep Dying Mysteriously

Indian nuclear scientists haven't had an easy time of it over the past decade. Not only has the scientific community been plagued by "suicides," unexplained deaths, and sabotage, but those incidents have gone mostly underreported in the country.<p><i>(Photo via)</i><p>Indian nuclear scientists haven't had an …

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25 Things You Didn't Know About Jennifer Lawrence

Critics praised the 23-year-old Oscar winner, saying she delivered a mesmerizing performance that makes the film's action, adventure, political subtext, and humor <i>work</i>.<p>How much do you know about the Girl on Fire?

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Daily Fix Headlines for November 25, 2013

Today's top stories.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Happy Monday! LEGO: The Hobbit gets confirmed and Japan's Persona event announces a slew of new Persona games. …