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China Daily, a state-controlled media organization, began releasing videos in the form of a child's bedtime story, N.Y. Times reports.
A newfound dinosaur spiked instant pop culture references, USA Today reports.
Sotheby's CEO Tad Smith suggests that fine-art prices have room to grow — and may be in for a structural (rather than cyclical) surge.
A remote village in Italy is promising cheap rent in a lump sum of $2,170 to anyone who agrees to move there in a bid to boost its dwindling population.
Beyond real estate, your home location could influence your mental health, U.S. News reports.
The lifespan 'gap' is getting bigger between the rich and the poor, Vocativ reports.
Small cities across the U.S. want to make sure the Essential Air Service program run by the U.S. Department of Transportation survives plans by the Trump administration to cut the federal budget.
Security wrestled with unruly passengers as punches flew, leading to at least three arrests. NBCNews reports.
The owners of a giant rabbit named Simon who was found dead after a United Airlines flight demanded that the airline pay damages, order an outside investigation.
The belief that consuming too much cheese is harmful to your health is wrong, according to experts.
Rapper Snoop Dogg says he wants to create a music festival in his father's hometown so he can perform in Mississippi.
"They got around to the right apology, a little too late ... but they got it right and they moved forward," says Altimeter's Brad Gerstner.
Banksy has taken his skills to the town of Dover, where his latest piece shows a workman chipping away at one of the stars on the EU flag.
Soon-to-be married brides and grooms are asking for experience-worthy gifts to entertain them — or even fund future plans, experts say.
Always Dreaming splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by a hair on Saturday.
Seattle rejected a hedge fund investors' offer to build a stadium — then fell short of its private-funding goals, Vocativ reports.
HBO is taking security of its hits show Game of Throne's creative material even more seriously, The Verge reports.
"Street Fighter" and "Donkey Kong" are among the five classic video games announced as new additions to the World Video Game Hall of Fame.
HBO closed deals with four writers to explore multiple potential spin-offs of its hit show "Game of Thrones."
From soup cans to couture shoes, why these three 'Star Wars' fans collect.
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