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Leaping elk crashes low-flying research chopper in Utah

The elk jumped into the chopper's tail rotor as the aircraft flew low, with its crew trying to drop a net on the elk.

February 14, 2018

Romanian study: Half-day old snow is safe to eat

How safe is it to eat snow? A Romanian university has published the results of just such a study.

February 10, 2018

Ticket typo invites guests to Trump's 'State of the Uniom'

Issued by the Office of the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper, the tickets are for seats in the gallery, meant for spouses and guests of Congress members.

January 31, 2018

A golden idea? Trump seeks Van Gogh but offered 18-karat toilet

The Guggenheim Museum offered to lend the piece by an Italian artist to President Trump after the White House asked to borrow a Van Gogh painting.

January 26, 2018