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7 Best Chocolate Puddings

Another great reason to make this delicious dessert.<p>Celebrate National Chocolate Pudding day with these incredible recipes.<p>"For me, ginger should be …

Man's attempt to kill spider confused with domestic violence, sparks police call

A man's noisy attempts to kill a spider caused his neighbors to call the police, reporting a suspected violent domestic incident.<p>Officers in Sydney went to the address after numerous calls were made claiming a woman could be heard screaming hysterically and a man yelling "I'm going to kill you, …

Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co

One morning in Santa Monica, CA coffee-lover Jordan Karcher happened upon a dog adoption event. With no initial preparation or planning, he walked home that same day with a malnourished dalmatian Molly. Inspired by the positive impact Molly has had on his life since their fortuitous meeting, …

Coffee

Man who lived modestly leaves millions in surprise donations

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — A man who sometimes held his coat together with safety pins and had a long-time habit of foraging for firewood also had a …

Camel tramples 2 people to death in Texas

<b>(CNN) —</b> A camel trampled two people to death over the weekend at a farm in Texas, authorities said.<p>Peggye McNair, 72, the owner of the farm and a well-known camel breeder, was one of the victims of the attack Saturday, police told CNN affiliate KFDX.<p>The incident at Camel Kisses Farm in Wichita …

Wichita Falls

Mozambique links contaminated beer deaths to crocodile bile

At least 69 people killed and 196 others admitted to hospital after drinking traditional beer pombe at funeral<p>Health authorities in Mozambique believe the contaminated beer that killed 69 people at a funeral over the weekend was poisoned with crocodile bile.<p>The government has declared three days of …

Mozambique

Turn Signal From 1963 Car Wreck Removed From Illinois Man's Arm

U.S. news<p>An Illinois man who wrecked his new Ford Thunderbird in 1963 unwittingly carried around a memento of the crash for decades — a seven-inch turn signal embedded in his arm and not removed until this week.<p>Arthur Lampitt, 75, was pretty sure what the foreign object was even before a surgeon …

Wreck

Chow down: Italian circus in trouble for disguising dogs as show pandas

Not so much an open-and-shut case; more of a black-and-white one. The owner of an Italian travelling circus has been charged with the use of false documents after it was discovered that two pandas in his show were, in fact, chow chow puppies that had been dyed.<p>A spokeswoman for the forestry corps, …

Police Arrest Naked Man Who Crashed Through Airport Bathroom Ceiling

Police in Boston have arrested a man who allegedly got naked inside a woman’s airport bathroom, climbed into the ceiling, crashed through it and then …

Happy Saturday! Here Are Photos Of The Most Powerful People In The World Holding Koalas

Fulfilling every stereotype of we have of Australia, the 2014 G20 summit kicked off by allowing world leaders to cuddle some koalas.<p>Here's Russian President Vladimir Putin and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott:<p>President Obama and Abbott:<p>Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel and IMF President …

The one thing that could save the world: Why we need empathy now more than ever

<b>Gregory Peck and Brock Peters in "To Kill a Mockingbird"</b><p>Critics say that empathy clouds our judgment and distracts us from true morality. Here’s what they’re missing<p>Roman Krznaric<p>November 8, 2014 10:30pm (UTC)<p>Empathy is trending. President Obama wants to tackle America’s "empathy deficit," medical …

Car smashes 10 Commandments at state Capitol

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Though he told authorities that the devil made him do it, Satanists disapproved, after a man allegedly shattered a stone copy of the Ten Commandments last week.<p>The man is accused of running his car on Friday into a controversial 6-foot-tall granite tablet of the biblical edicts erected …

Police: Woman not allowed to donate plasma, so she crashes car into facility

After not being allowed to donate plasma, a woman in Florida responded by sending hospitals something else -- new patients.<p>According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, a woman who was angry that she could not donate plasma intentionally crashed her car into a local business.<p>CNN affiliate WTLV …

Ebola.com Purchased for $200K by Marijuana Company. And It Gets Stranger From There

Earlier this month, we reported that Ebola.com's owner, a disease-obsessed domain name vendor called Blue String Ventures, was hoping to sell the URL …

Parrot Missing for Four Years Shows Up Speaking Spanish