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Earth is on the cusp of A sixth mass extinction

Approximately 65 million years ago, when the dinosaurs went extinct, 75% of the planet’s many species went with them . It was the world’s fifth, and most recent, mass extinction event . 290 more words



In photo: Jennalyn Sentino, one of the symbolic 100 millionth babies.

Today is one historic day! As of July 27, 2014, Sunday, the population of the Philippines has hit 100 million. 92 more words


BOKO HARAM: APC is a coalition of Muslim extremists - Russian experts

RUSSIAN security experts are worried over the possibility of the All Progressives Party (APC) taking over the reins of government in Nigeria next year, branding the party a coalition of… 863 more words


Are We Devolving Back To Apes? Mystery Of The Family That Walks On All Fours (PHOTOS)

There’s a family who lives in a remote region of Turkey with some members who walk on all fours. At the time of BBC’s 2006 documentary about the Ulas family, scientists thought this was… 419 more words


Kim Kardashian look-alike Claire Leeson spent more than $30,000 on plastic surgery.

Claire Leeson is clearly keeping up with Kim Kardashian. The Essex, England resident told ITV’s This Morning on
Monday, July 14, that she has spent nearly £20,000 ($30,000) on plastic surgery to mimic the reality TV superstar’s face and body. 403 more words


News bits: Metro Arlington Xpress a big success

Click above to be redirected to NBCDFW.com for the video and story about the success of the Metro Arlington Xpress (MAX).

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News bits: Comparing Dallas and Houston; Transportation trends discussed

On Friday, Houston Chronicle transportation writer Dug Begley took an in depth look at how Houston’s transit compares to what DART has built over the past 30 years. 149 more words

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