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Boston finish line: Three photos, one mystery

<b>(CNN) —</b> Three photos, two men, one mystery: Who kept Boston's historic landmark free of snow during one of the city's worst storms?<p>More than two feet of snow covered the streets and sidewalks, shutting down Boston's schools, businesses and roadways this week. Although streets were plowed, snowfall …

Twins need liver transplants; dad can only help one

An Ontario father of adopted twins who both need liver transplants is a match to donate part of his organ, but can only help one. CBC News has more.

Group spots rare predator in river

The CEO for the World Wildlife Fund spotted a rare black jaguar in Brazil's Juruena National Park.

Wildlife

Asteroid's moon seen during Earth flyby

Share your view of the asteroid<p><b>(CNN) —</b> The asteroid that flew close to Earth Monday didn't come alone.<p>NASA images released Monday reveal the asteroid, officially known as 2004 BL86, has its own small moon. The grainy, black and white photos show the asteroid, about a third of a mile in size, …

Asteroids

'Helix of snowy death!' Video of thrilling ride on Alpine Coaster in Utah goes viral

Robb Alvey knows his roller coasters: He's ridden over 1,500 of them and reviewed many for his website Theme Park Review. But even he was blown away by a recent ride on Park City, Utah's snowy Alpine Coaster.<p>(Be warned: The video features some not quite safe for work — but completely appropriate …

Bobsled

Treasure hunters find mysterious shipwreck in Lake Michigan

Beneath the cold waves of Lake Michigan rests an aging shipwreck, its wooden planks encrusted with brown-and-gray zebra mussels, that may be the remnants of a 17th-century ship called the Griffin, two Michigan-based treasure hunters say.<p>French explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle built …