Scrap Yard Owner Charged In Theft Of 8 School Buses

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Charges were filed Sunday in the theft of eight school buses from a garage on Chicago's South Side.

The buses were discovered to be missing early Friday morning when workers arrived at the Sunrise School Bus and Charter garage in the 10000 block of South Torrence Avenue, the Associated Press reports.

Um, Science?

This certainly isn't the smartest scientific experiment we've ever seen, but we suppose it does prove something... never trust the guy not wearing shoes.

Technicality Costs Globetrotter His World Record

A British man completed his mission to visit every sovereign state on the globe without taking a single plane in order to earn himself a Guinness World Records title. However, recognition for his round-the-world jaunt is in jeopardy because of a technicality.

Researchers Propose New Stonehenge Theory

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Tsunami Debris Continues To Wash Up Thousands Of Miles From Japan

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Sex Emergency! New Service Offers Condom Delivery in 60 Minutes or Less

Ready to "do it" but not ready with the goods? There's an app for that!At least, there's an app for that in Dubai.Durex condoms has initiated a condom delivery service in Dubai - and if you order one via the app or the company's Durex SOS Web site, it'll be at your door in 60 minutes or less.

Penguins: Charming, Comical... And Cold-Blooded Killers

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Unexpected biology lesson: Woman strips in school assembly

Remember how boring school assembly was?Well, clearly you didn't go to school in Albany, N.Y. where police say this women got up and stripped for the kids.Aydrea Meaders, 24, was arrested at North Albany Academy after she began dancing for the kids and pulling off her clothes, according to the Associated Press.

Bigfoot or Big Scam? DNA Tests Claim 'Squatch is Real

Bigfoot is real - and DNA tests published in a peer-reviewed scientific journal prove it!Either that, or Bigfoot hucksters have struck again, conducting their own "study" on phony Bigfoot DNA and publishing it in a journal that they themselves own.Which is the truth? Personally, I'd love it to be the former.

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