Heather Baldwin

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How Facebook Helped Rescue a Man's Missing Grandparents

National Grandparents Day was last Sunday — You may have missed it, but Bill Byerley didn't. He spent it at his grandmother and grandfather's place. …

At least 13 dead in Navy Yard shooting; possible suspect at large

At least 13 people are dead and others wounded after a shooter opened fire at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, police said. But hours after the rampage began, it was still unclear whether the shooting was the act of a lone gunman, or if other shooters were involved.<p>Aaron Alexis killed 12 people …

Couple married 65 years die on same day

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of an Ohio couple who died at a nursing home 11 hours apart on the same day said their love story's ending reflects their devotion over 65 years of marriage.<p>Harold and Ruth Knapke died in their shared room on Aug. 11, days before their 66th anniversary, The <i>Dayton Daily</i> …

This just gave me a heart attack. It was a screeching LOUD alarm. I've never heard/seen this before! #amberalert

When A Picture’s Worth A Thousand Words

Spread the Cute:<p>Or even just..(<i>gasp</i>)…one or….two…<p>“This is a recent photo of our Australian Kelpie, Tula Pants. As you can see from the photo she is …

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Meet The College Republican Who Took On The Religious Right In Alabama — And Won

When Alabama GOP leaders tried to expel her for voicing support for same-sex marriage, Stephanie Petelos drew support from young conservatives across the country. On Saturday, they scored a rare victory.<p>Alabama Republicans voted Saturday to reject an amendment aimed at punishing the head of the …

22 Dogs That Are Trying Too Hard To Be Cool

It happens to the best of us, but it's always embarrassing.

The Loveliest Short Story You Will Read Today Was Published on Craigslist

"Missed Connection" stays with you.<p>Lucas Jackson/Reuters, Chris Heller<p>Craigslist: that scourge of the newspaper industry, that den of lust, that middleman responsible for an untold number of bedbug crises.<p>Or, Craigslist: the Internet's simplest and most ingenious disruptor, a digital equivalent of …

7 Awesome Photos Of The 2013 Perseid Meteor Shower

Stargaze without leaving your laptop.<p>Missed the peak of the Perseid meteor shower last night, or just want to compare shots? Check out these lovely photos, shared by folks in several places throughout the Northern Hemisphere.<p>The Perseids occur annually from July to August, peaking one night in …

One of the coolest GIFs we've ever seen: a rotating, 3D nebula

Things that GIFs are good for, in no particular order:<br>1. Cats. This one, specifically.<br>2. IWDRM<br>3. Absolutely jaw-dropping 3D renderings of …

515-Pound Halibut Caught By Marco Leibenow Near Norway May Be World Record (PHOTO)

One German fisherman may have just reeled in a world record.<p>According to fishing tour company Angelreisen Hamburg, Marco Liebenow was fishing off the coast of Norway when he managed to catch a 515-pound halibut in July.<p>Speaking on behalf of Liebenow, Angelreisen Hamburg's David Bottcher said that …