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True love tested at Maine wife-carrying competition

It's a test of true love - carrying your other half through a 250m obstacle course without dropping her in the mud.<p>Fifty men stepped up to the challenge in Maine on Saturday, at the annual North American Wife-Carrying Championship.<p>The winning couple will travel to Finland next year to compete …

Elderly L.A. woman vanishes, is found alone in Maine four years later

Sarah Cheiker had lived in the small bungalow in the Fairfax district for decades, first with her mom and then by herself.<p>But one day in 2008 she vanished, and a bulldozer showed up to demolish her longtime home.<p>"I was shocked. We figured she was dead," said Jim Caccavo, who had been Cheiker's …

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#SolarSunday Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Check out this beautiful image of planetary nebula NGC 6751) http://t.co/VH2uOtHljJ

Guide to Cooking With Spices

Adding herbs and spices to your culinary efforts can do wonders in the way of bringing out the flavors of their ingredients. While the words "herbs" …

11 Classic Movies That Were Originally Box-Office Bombs

Some of Hollywood's greatest films were financial flops that took years before they were fully embraced by audiences.<p>From arguably the greatest film ever made, "Citizen Kane," to the cult hit "The Big Lebowski," these are the classic films that bombed at theaters.

Breaking The Molds: See Microbes As Art

Two California exhibits are showcasing art derived from these unlikely muses to draw attention to scientific research and interaction with nature.<p>For most folks, microbes and mold conjure unsavory images of outbreaks and dirty bathrooms. But two Southern California exhibits are proving that one …

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Relive The 'Blood Moon' With These Dazzling Lunar Eclipse Photos

Skywatchers were treated to the second -- and final -- "blood moon" of the year early Wednesday, Oct. 8, and it was quite a show (scroll down for some dazzling photos).<p>A "blood moon" occurs when the reddish hue from a sunset or sunrise reflects onto the moon's surface during a full lunar eclipse, …

Pictures of the Week 10.9.14