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No more 'budgie smugglers' for me, Prince Charles jokes as he approaches 70

They aren't exactly court dress, but Prince Charles has joked that it is his age that will now prevent him from ever again donning "budgie smugglers", as he approaches his 70th birthday.<p>Speaking at an event in Brisbane, Australia, attended by people celebrating the same milestone this year, the …

At least 38 die in Ethiopia when bus plunges into ravine

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - At least 38 people, mostly students, were killed when a bus plunged into a ravine in Ethiopia’s mountainous north on Monday, police said.<p>Ten people survived the crash that took place in the Amhara region, police commander Mohammed Ahmed said.<p>“The majority of victims were …

Africa

Mumbai’s 41 leopards may be protecting locals from thousands of rabid stray dogs

A fleeting glimpse of the black spots and gold fur of a leopard is not an uncommon sight at Sanjay Gandhi National Park in the Indian city of Mumbai.<p>Leopards are often thought of as a threat to humans, but rather than being a problem in Mumbai, they may actually be helping their human …

Wildlife

Bill Nye: Science made America great

<b>(CNN) —</b> I was proud to join thousands of concerned citizens, scientists and engineers in Saturday's March for Science. With more than 600 marches taking place around the world, we conveyed that science is political, not partisan, and science should shape our policies.<p>Although it is the means by …

Bill Nye

The Latest: US official condemns 'barbaric attacks' in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the bombing of two churches in Egypt (all times local):<p>9:45 p.m.<p>The U.S. State Department is condemning in the strongest …

Extremism

14 of the Coziest Small Mountain Towns to Visit This Winter

Treat cabin fever by booking a winter break in these high-altitude towns where snow is considered a good thing.<p>Treat cabin fever by booking a winter break in these high-altitude towns where snow is considered a good thing.

The UFC’s Tribute To Muhammad Ali At UFC 199 Is Guaranteed To Give You Goosebumps

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali passed away on Friday and there has been no shortage of tributes to his greatness delivered by a wide variety of people, from family members to presidents to celebrities like Paul McCartney and JK Rowling. ESPN delivered an excellent 10-minute eulogy to Ali that …

Watch a Video of the Only Known Wild Jaguar in the U.S.

There are approximately 15,000 jaguars left in the wild—and only one of them is known to live in the U.S. Recently, conservationists released a video …

How to Unlock Netflix’s Hidden Categories

Ever get frustrated with the limited options that Netflix offers you when you log onto the home page? There are thousands upon thousands of TV shows …

Robin Williams

Bad Religion’s Frontman Has a New Theory About Evolution and Coexistence

SoCal punk legend Greg Graffin has a new theory on what drives natural progression.<p>Each fall, mild-mannered Greg Graffin, a zoology PhD, lectures about evolution at Cornell University. For the rest of the year, he stirs up mosh pits as the frontman of SoCal punk legends Bad Religion. Last month, …

The Memory of Savage Anticommunist Killings Still Haunts Indonesia, 50 Years On

Joshua Oppenheimer’s award-winning film <i>The Look of Silence</i>, a companion to his Oscar-nominated documentary <i>The Act of Killing</i>, will be screened …

The Week’s Most Eerily Fascinating Stories

I can’t look away.<p>That’s the mark of an eerily fascinating story, and this week served up a pile of them. Whether it’s the clown who scaled a cemetery fence in Chicago and then stood waving very, very slowly to passersby, or the discovery of a snake with four little grasping “hands,” it just seemed …

How to Clean a Rusty Cast-Iron Skillet

Think your favorite pan is beyond repair? Here's how to get rid of even the toughest cast-iron rust damage.<p>It isn't hard to maintain a cast-iron pan, but sometimes life gets the better of us and we don't follow proper use, maintenance, or cleaning protocol. Sure, you know not to cook acidic …

Meet the man who got the Dalai Lama to Orange County for his 80th birthday

As Tibetans around the world celebrate the Dalai Lama's birthday Sunday, the wide-eyed monk in saffron and burgundy robes will be in Anaheim, kicking off a three-day Global Compassion Summit.<p>What draws Tenzin Gyatso — revered as a living Buddha — to the U.S. and, specifically, Orange County, for …

"All We Know Is Violence:" Seattle-Based Somali Rap Crew Malitia Malimob Talks War and Peace

Watch the gritty new video for "Physical World" from a hip-hop collective that aims to fight the media propaganda and negative stereotypes of Africans through music.<p><i>Photo by Futsum Tsegai</i><p>The new album from Seattle's Somali hip-hop duo Malitia Malimob courts controversy. It's titled simply <i>ISIS</i>, a …

My Invader Neighbor - Adventures In Animated Ridiculousness

My Invader Neighbor by HelloTwinsies<p>Zim found out the hard way that the suburbs aren't a very good place to plan an invasion of Earth- the neighbors …

14 Untranslatable Words Turned Into Charming Illustrations

The English language contains one million, twenty five thousand, one hundred and nine words. Even so, there are certain words that don’t exist in …

Scotland's favorite four-letter word | CNN Travel

In 'Rise Of Animals,' Sir David Attenborough Tells Story Of Vertebrates

Famed British broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough has been lending his calming voice to nature documentaries ever since TV was in black and white.<p>And the 89-year-old is still at it. His new two-part special called <i>Rise of Animals: Triumph of the Vertebrates</i> premieres May 13 on The …

Inside South Africa's Most Notorious Gang

We talked to a former member of the "Americans," the gang that introduced meth to Cape Town.<p>Apartheid is often cited as a catalyst behind Cape Town's gang culture. When South Africa introduced the Group Areas Act of 1950, black people were expelled from the inner city to live in overcrowded parts …

Meet the Irish Catholic Priest Who Ministers to Inmates on Indonesia's Death Row

Father Charlie Burrows is often the last man people speak to before they face a firing squad.<p>Father Charlie Burrows is often the last man people on Indonesia's death row ever speak to. The 72-year-old Irish Catholic priest works in Cilacap near the notorious Prison Island that hosts the country's …

How to solve Einstein’s Election Riddle: are you in that two per cent?

Discover whether Dave, Ed, Nick, Nicola or Nigel has a pet with gills

Albert Einstein

Vietnam celebrates 40 years since end of war

HO CHI MINH CITY — Under the shadow of a heavy security presence, Vietnam celebrated the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon on Thursday with speeches, martial music, dance performances and a massive military parade.<p>More than 6,000 troops and civilians carrying rifles and flags marched down Ho …

In the Jungle with the Montagnards, Vietnam's Persecuted Indigenous Minority

I met with a group preparing to cross the Cambodian border in an attempt to make it to the UN office in Phnom Penh.<p>Montagnards, or Degars as they're also known, are the indigenous people of Vietnam's central highlands. It's estimated that around a million Montagnards live in this mountainous …

Can you solve the maths question for Singapore schoolkids that went viral?

Albert, Bernard and Cheryl’s threesome sets the web aflutter

Viral

Nacho Picasso Is the Sith Lord of Seattle Rap

Nacho's music springs from the dark, depressive side of Seattle. But like Kurt Cobain, his twisted lyricism is balanced with an offbeat sense of humor.<p>Seattle rapper Nacho Picasso is a self-proclaimed scumbag. The antithesis of the city's other hip-hop superstars, he's grimier than Macklemore and …

Notes from the 3rd World

I have been traveling in Indonesia for October and November.<p>I know I am in the Third World there because I can't get a stable enough Internet connection to blog on the HuffPost. Tough luck, Trules.<p>But it's the other side of the world, about 13,000 miles away. About 24 hours by plane. We leave on …

Best Beach Destinations in the Florida Keys

While residents of cold-weather climates are shivering indoors by the fire, the lucky folks who visit the Florida Keys are snorkeling, splashing, and fishing in still-temperate waters. The shores of this island chain—with dazzling coral reefs and an abundance of wildlife—are recognized as excellent …

10 wacky U.S. restaurants | CNN Travel

Having A Great Time: 3 Grandmas Get High For The First Time, Play Cards Against Humanity

<i>Yeah, I can feel some tingle in my brain.</i><p>This is a video of three grandmas who have never smoked cannabis before getting high for the first time in …