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Melting glaciers in northern Italy reveal corpses of WW1 soldiers.

The glaciers of the Italian Alps are slowly melting to reveal horrors from the Great War, preserved for nearly a century.<p>At first glance Peio is a …

Italy’s Melting Glaciers Contain the Preserved Bodies of WWI Soldiers

In one of the strangest consequences of global warming yet, glaciers far north in the Italian Alps are slowly melting to reveal the frozen corpses of …

Melting glaciers in northern Italy reveal corpses of WW1 soldiers

The glaciers of the Italian Alps are slowly melting to reveal horrors from the Great War, preserved for nearly a century<p>At first glance Peio is a small alpine ski resort like many others in northern Italy. In winter it is popular with middle-class Italians as well as, increasingly, Russian …

World History

Bill Maher on the Duggars: “Biggest freaks in the world”

To be sure, Maher was able to fit in some not-so-subtle misogyny<p>On Friday evening's edition of "Real Time with Bill Maher," Bill Maher gave the world a piece of his mind about the Duggars -- the family featured in TLC's "19 Kids & Counting" currently embroiled in a sexual abuse scandal after eldest …

Hollywood’s Pedophilia Epidemic Exposed in ‘An Open Secret’

Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Amy Berg explores the seedy underbelly of Tinseltown in her eye-opening exposé—which includes a shocking …

Child Actors

Massive cybersecurity breach raises concerns about what hackers stole

A massive hack of government personnel files is being treated as the work of foreign spies who could possibly use the information to sneak their way into more-secure computers and plunder U.S. secrets.<p>Dan Payne, a senior counterintelligence official for the Director of National Intelligence, told …

Category 4 Hurricane Blanca Churns 130MPH Winds Off Baja Mexico

Hurricane Blanca intensified off the Pacific Coast of Mexico on Saturday and has been upgraded to a Category 4 hurricane packing 130 mph winds, forecasters said.<p>A new Tropical Storm Warning was issued for the coast from La Paz to Santa Fe, including Cabo San Lucas, and a Hurricane Watch is in …

Weather

Malaysia climber says 'lucky to live' as quake kills 13

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Rescuers on Malaysia's highest peak on Sunday searched for six climbers after recovering 13 dead from a strong …

Natural Disasters

19 '90s Fashion Trends You're So Glad You Forgot About

Remember rice necklaces? (Unfortunately, yes.)<p>Even Rihanna doesn't want to bring these scary '90s trends back. Can you blame her?<p><b>1. Rice Necklaces</b> <br>Your name. On a grain of rice. In a vial. Around your neck.<p><b>2. Stone-Washed Denim Overalls</b> <br>Bonus points for wearing them with one strap undone.<p><b>3. Festive</b> …

Gwen Stefani

Obese children do worse at school—but it may not be their fault

Negative stereotypes towards heavier individuals starts to affect long-term life opportunities from a young age. A number of studies in recent years have suggested that bigger children fare less well in school than their slimmer peers.<p>The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children followed …

Education

13 confirmed dead, search ongoing for 6 missing on Malaysian mountain

<b>(CNN) —</b> They had gone to Kinabalu, one of Southeast Asia's tallest peaks, for adventure. They left with heartbreak -- knowing some of their classmates and teachers weren't coming home with them.<p>That was the harsh reality for 19 students and two teachers from a Singapore primary school who'd been …

Natural Disasters

5 Unforgettable Parodies of Seal's Schlocky 'Kiss From a Rose'

Twenty years of salutes, from Jack Black and more.<p>Twenty years ago today, Seal descended from the heavens and released a 4:47-length single that would result in a score of parodies to this classic bad-in-a-good-way song. "Kiss from a Rose" was actually released in the UK in 1994 (from <i>Seal II</i>), but …

Disability

7 Greens That Won't Make Your Kids Groan

For many of us, getting our children to eat their veggies is no easy task. Often, there's a collective groan as soon as they spy that something green on the table. But these delicious dishes may actually have your kids asking for seconds.<p><b>1. Zucchini "Noodles" with Pesto & Pine Nuts</b><p>Zucchini …

This Week's Cheap Celeb Finds Feature A Whole Lot Of Models In Affordable Outfits

This week, a few of our favorite models stepped out in looks that were not only insanely stylish, but also incredibly affordable.<p>Karlie Kloss looked like a glamazon in a $49 crop top, Alessandra Ambrosio was as cute as a button in a cheap beach dress and Kendall Jenner rocked a pair of $75 palazzo …