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Guatemala City Sinkhole
Second Sinkhole Appears In Florida; Are They Related? [VIDEO]
Mar 05, 2013 10:20 AM E
It's officially sinkhole season in Florida as a second sinkhole has opened near the site of chasm that claimed half a house and swallowed a man alive last week.
storm
Snow Day Declared In Schools As Midwest Prepares For Winter Storm Saturn [VIDEO]
Mar 05, 2013 10:09 AM E
Midwest snowfall has affected cities surrounding the Great Lakes Tuesday.
Elephant
62 Percent Of African Forest Elephants Killed In Last 10 Years: Study
Mar 05, 2013 06:39 AM E
A staggering 62 percent of forest elephants have been killed across Central Africa in the last 10 years, according to a new study.
Czarue
Dog Saves Girl Lost In Forest: See Czarue, 3-Year-Old Julia's Guardian Angel [VIDEO]
Mar 04, 2013 11:00 AM E
Dog Czarue found a shivering 3-year-old Julia lost in the Poland woods on Friday. See the stray pup become a town hero!
Locusts in Egypt
Locusts Swarm Egypt: See 30 Million Bugs Threaten Egyptian Harvest [PHOTOS] [VIDEOS]
Mar 04, 2013 10:09 AM E
Authorities estimate 30 million locusts have swarmed Egypt. Hundreds of square miles of crops are threatened just ahead of Passover.
Shark
100 Million Sharks Are Killed Every Year, Says New Study
Mar 04, 2013 04:38 AM E
Researchers attribute the decline in shark population to a number of factors including global boom in shark fishing and the relatively slow growth and reproductive rates of sharks.
Ballantine's
Whisky Flushed Down Drain At Chivas Brothers Bottling Plant: 18,000 Liters Of Ballantine’s Whisky Lost In Sewage Accident
Mar 01, 2013 17:35 PM E
Thousands of liters of Ballentine's Scotch whisky were drained into the sewage due to an unfortunate accident during the Tuesday night shift at the Chivas Brothers bottling plant.
Great white shark
Great White Sharks' California Dreams Come True; State Names It Protected Species
Mar 01, 2013 11:54 AM E
The great white shark was just added to the list of protected species in California, making it illegal for anyone to intentionally, or accidentally, capture or kill the predatory fish.
Guatemala City Sinkhole
Florida Sinkhole Rude Awakening For Sleeping Man As Chasm Swallows House [VIDEO]
Mar 01, 2013 10:02 AM E
A Florida man was swallowed by a sinkhole that suddenly opened beneath his house last night. He is still missing and his family fears the worst.
Great white shark
Shark Kills Film Director In New Zealand: 46-Year-Old Adam Strange Torn Apart By Great White Sharks [VIDEO]
Feb 27, 2013 10:42 AM E
Great white shark killed 46-year-old Adam Strange just 650 feet off the New Zealand coast.
Balloon
19 Dead In Balloon Crash In Egypt: What Caused The Hot Air Explosion? [PHOTOS] [VIDEO]
Feb 26, 2013 12:46 PM E
Nineteen foreign tourists were killed in Luxor, Egypt, on Tuesday in a fiery hot air balloon crash.
1,000 Flights Canceled In Chicago, Midwest: Will Winter Storm Saturn Leave You Stranded? [VIDEO REPORT]
Blizzard Warnings Across Midwest; ‘Historic’ Snowfall Expected
Feb 25, 2013 15:59 PM E
A massive blizzard is moving its way across central U.S. today, creating blizzard warnings from Illinois to Texas.
Fishermen Find Sisters
Fishermen Find Sisters: How A Gash In A Tree Led To A Life-Saving Discovery
Feb 22, 2013 15:52 PM E
A pair of fishermen found two sisters in the woods on Thursday after using a gash in a tree as their signal for a car accident.
Monster goldfish
Monster Goldfish Found: What Lies In The Waters Of Lake Tahoe? [PHOTO] [VIDEO]
Feb 22, 2013 12:32 PM E
Monster goldfish threaten the native ecology of Lake Tahoe. Biologists urge aquarium owners to practice proper disposal of aquarium fish.
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