Diana, the mother of Prince William, passed away from car crash injuries at 12.20 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 31, 1997.
Sixteen years later, British police are investigating a claim that the SAS, a special forces unit of the UK military, may have been involved in the tragic accident, despite more than one official probe concluding that Diana’s drunken driver and pursuing paparazzi were to blame for the crash in a Paris tunnel.
But Sue Reid, special investigations editor at the Daily Mail, thinks the new claim might not be as crazy as we think. (And I do think it’s crazy, but I couldn’t resist the graphic explaining Reid’s theory.) Continue reading
The goldfish can develop a discerning ear for classical music, according to a new study.
Psychologists at Keio University in Tokyo trained goldfish to tug on a bead underwater when they recognized Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D Minor or Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, the Daily Telegraph reports. Continue reading
Maybe President Obama saw this poll. AP just posted a story saying that the president “abruptly announced Saturday he will seek congressional approval before launching any military action meant to punish Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons in an attack that killed hundreds.”
Original post: This is something voters from both parties can agree on.
It’s a light-bulb moment “on par with the discovery of penicillin,” swears Nell McShane Wulfhart, a 30-something travel writer.
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Even if you can’t get away for the weekend, you can go round the world with our quiz.
Pittsburgh’s skyline is easily recognizable. But can you identify these major cities? Continue reading
Daddy is a lieutenant in the Navy who had been deployed overseas for six months. The cries come from his “baby,” a black Lab/blue heeler mix he calls Buggy.
A YouTube video shows what happens when Lt. Gary Daugherty returns home. Grab a Kleenex. Continue reading