16 years after Diana died, new evidence?

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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

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Your goldfish, the secret music lover

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goldfishYou’ll never think of your goldfish the same way again.

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

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Updated: Add Obama to 79% who want Congress to OK Syria action

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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.

A whopping 79% of Americans say President Obama should get congressional approval before striking Syria, an NBC News poll shows. Continue reading

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