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    Where do all the lost suitcases go, the mummified baboons of Egypt, and the pigment more valuable than gold.

    The journey of Minnesota's Rutt the moose is tracked by a herd of fans

    The journey of Minnesota's Rutt the moose is tracked by a herd of fans

    A herd of followers are tracking a moose on the loose in southern Minnesota, hoping the majestic animal’s journey ends safely after it was spotted Tuesday 140 miles (225 km) northwest of Minneapolis. Fans have been tracking the young male moose for weeks and posting updates on a Facebook page that …

    U.S. airlines lose 2 million suitcases a year. Where do they all go?

    U.S. airlines lose 2 million suitcases a year. Where do they all go?

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    Planning to fly somewhere this week? You are not alone. The Transportation Security Administration expects to screen 30 million people over the Thanksgiving holiday. That's a lot of suitcases for airlines to keep track of, and unfortunately, some are bound to get lost. So where does all that lost …

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    The plane that was forced to return to the airport because a horse got loose. Plus, the men who stole a golden toilet from Churchill's birthplace.

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