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Kinshasa, Manila and beyond, Ali enraptured fans everywhere

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Muhammad Ali rumbled in the African jungle, put on a thriller in Manila, charmed them in London and taunted them in …

Boxing

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: George Foreman and the Rumble in the Jungle

As a huge paw sent him flying into the ropes, it was obvious to all 60,000 fans in the Stade du 20 Mai in Kinshasa, Zaire, and millions more watching live on closed-circuit television, that things were beginning to go horribly wrong for Muhammad Ali.<p>It was October 30, 1974. More specifically, it …

Spanish police seize cocaine inside hollowed-out pineapples

The drugs had arrived in Spain via a ship from Central America, the Spanish interior ministry says<p>Spanish police seized 200 kilos of cocaine found inside hollowed-out pineapples that arrived by ship from Central America, the interior ministry said on Sunday.<p>The drug-stuffed fruit was found among 10 …

Ancient humans brought tools to Europe

A collection of 44,000-year-old snail shells and the remains of two humans dubbed Egbert and Ethelruda might have settled an argument about the …

Tsunami May Strike Los Angeles and San Diego

A hard-hitting tsunami may soon strike both of the cities of Los Angeles and San Diego.<p>While the movie San Andreas may make many Californians very …

Los Angeles

Eight Popular Ticket and Traffic Law Myths, Debunked

You might think you know the rules of the road, but misinformation can spread like wildfire. From getting out of a ticket to making excuses for …

India: Parents use 'corrective rape' to cure their gay children

An Indian LBGT organisation has said that parents are trying to turn their gay children straight by encouraging family members to rape them.<p>The …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Different Species of Human Ancestor Lived Near Lucy, Scientists Say

Lucy and her kin weren't the only human ancestors to live in modern-day Ethiopia 3.3 million years ago, scientists say. They report that a different species, similar but not identical to Lucy's, was living nearby during the same time frame.<p>The study, appearing in this week's issue of the journal …

Was this the world's first murder victim?

Modern forensic techniques show the victim was probably killed by two blows to the head before being tossed into a cave 430,000 years ago<p>According to The Bible, Abel was the world's first murder victim, killed at the hands of his brother Cain.<p>But now archaeologists have discovered a skull dating …

The Moon, An Alien Observation Base For The Humankind

The moon has always been a place of wonder. When most people were boys and girls they looked up at the night sky and wondered what the moon was made …

The Immortal Count of Saint Germaine: Ascended Master of Ancient Wisdom

The Count of Saint-Germaine claimed many times to be immortal, apparently already three hundred years old by the time of his appearance in the 1700s. …

Roswell Aliens Not So Alien

Nearly 70 years after extraterrestrials supposedly pushed the wrong button in their spacecraft and nose-dived into scrubby ranchland near Roswell, New Mexico, that town is again in the news.<p>This time the headlines are centered on the discovery of an old Kodachrome slide showing a small, atrophied …

Mexico City

From Shame to Shakespeare: Michael Fassbender triumphs in Macbeth

Michael Fassbender's performance in the latest screen version of Shakespeare's Macbeth has won plaudits at the Cannes Film Festival. It's a long way from playing a sex addicted executive in Shame<p>He first came to prominence for his portrayal of a business executive addicted to sex in British …

10 Henna Designs You Can Rock All Year Long

We’re major fans of the art of henna. Whether it’s traditional bridal patterns or henna-inspired flash tattoos, we love the delicate, ornate patterns that made this art form so famous. We’ve already spotlighted our favorite Instagram henna artists, and now we’re delving deeper into some of our fave …

7 Ways To Make Your Home A Greener Place

Want to go green, but don't have the time or budget for a complete renovation? Easily make your home more eco-friendly with these seven simple DIY projects.<p>"Living a greener life" seems like a tall order, especially if you're renting or can't afford to renovate your home using eco-friendly …

Celtic myths: the tales that might have inspired Star Wars and Harry Potter

Tales of monsters, Gods, spells and love affairs: Celtic myths reflected the social thinking and traditions of pre-Roman Celts of Britain, Ireland …

Would you be beautiful in the ancient world?

<b>In ancient Greece the rules of beauty were all important. Things were good for men who were buff and glossy. And for women, fuller-figured redheads were in favour - but they had to contend with an ominous undercurrent, historian Bettany Hughes explains.</b><p>A full-lipped, cheek-chiselled man in Ancient …

John F. Nash

The fantastical beasts of ancient Greece

We think of the Greeks as the orderly people who gave us drama, democracy and philosophy. But the fearsome creatures in Hellenic art reveal a dark side, writes Alastair Sooke.<p>What do you think about when you hear the words ‘ancient Greece’? The conventional view is that the ancient Greeks provided …

Ancient History

The Backed Pack: A smart bartender, a virtual reality headset, & an in-car smart input system

<i>Each week, our friends at Backerjack bring us updates on some of the most successful gadget crowdfunding campaigns.</i><p>Somabar<p>Somabar is a Wi-Fi enabled, intelligent bartender capable of creating perfectly mixed cocktails in under five seconds, finally bringing the mixologist home. Dishwasher-safe Soma …

Virtual Reality

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

8 Newfound Alien Worlds Could Potentially Support Life

Astronomers have discovered eight new exoplanets that may be capable of supporting life as we know it, including what they say are the two most …

Ten Discoveries of 2014 that Suggest there is Truth to Ancient Myths and Legends

by April Holloway <br>Ancient Origins<p>Myths and legends have generally come to be viewed as work of fiction, superstition, or fantasy. However, many have …

Archaeologists Say They’ve Uncovered the Site Where Jesus Was Tried

Archaeologists in Jerusalem say they’ve identified the site of the trial of Jesus, which is now opened to the public. As <i>The Washington Post</i> explains, …

Is this the site of Jesus' trial?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Every few years, it seems, an archaeological find of major biblical significance is announced, almost always to do with either Jesus or King David. This week, it's Jesus, and it's a big one.<p>Just inside the western walls of the Old City of Jerusalem, beneath the tall Ottoman-era …

Archaeologists unearth new tombs in Egypt, identifying unknown queen

A team of Czech archaeologists announced Sunday the discovery of an ancient Egyptian tomb that they believe belongs to a previously unknown ancient …

Ancient History

The Best Street Style Pics Of 2014

There's just something about being in bed with a pounding headache that makes you think, "Hey, I'd love to scroll through some beautiful, well-lit …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

Meet the Other Half of Jean-Michel Basquiat's SAMO, Al "Bomb-One" Diaz

If you consider yourself a real fan of <b>Jean-Michel Basquiat</b> (test your knowledge here), then you probably know that SAMO© was the graffiti tag and …