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Animal Advocates Release Video Of Andrew Renner And Son Owen Killing Black Bear And Cubs

Animal Advocates Release Video Of Andrew Renner And Son Owen Killing Black Bear And Cubs

Andrew Renner and his son, Owen, were recorded while killing a mother bear and her cubs in Alaska as they were hibernating.
New Orleans Mayor To Apologize For Largest Italian-American Lynching In U.S. History

New Orleans Mayor To Apologize For Largest Italian-American Lynching In U.S. History

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell will present a formal apology for the "longstanding wound" on April 12 to the Italian-American community.
This Week In History News, Mar. 24 – 30

This Week In History News, Mar. 24 – 30

518 million-year-old sea creature fossil uncovered, evidence of early humans' dwarf worship found, tourists taking disrespectful photos at Auschwitz called out.
30-Year Mystery Of Garfield Phones Washing Up On One French Beach Finally Solved

30-Year Mystery Of Garfield Phones Washing Up On One French Beach Finally Solved

A beach cleanup organization kept finding Garfield-shaped phones and bright orange bits of plastic — then an old, local farmer finally gave them a clue as to why.
Amphibian Doomsday Fungus Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Is ‘The Most Deadly Pathogen Known To Science’

Amphibian Doomsday Fungus Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Is ‘The Most Deadly Pathogen Known To Science’

The insidious pathogen invades a frog's skin cells, and quickly begins multiplying. The animal's skin begins to peel off, and it grows weary, and dies — but not before spreading.
‘Intellectual Godfather Of Ex-Gay Therapy’ David Matheson Comes Out Of The Closet

‘Intellectual Godfather Of Ex-Gay Therapy’ David Matheson Comes Out Of The Closet

David Matheson, formerly a prominent Mormon gay "conversion therapist," has divorced his wife of 34 years and come out as a gay man.
Albert Einstein’s Letters Expressing Fears About Nazi Germany To Be Auctioned

Albert Einstein’s Letters Expressing Fears About Nazi Germany To Be Auctioned

"All this is the result of the Hitler-insanity, which has completely ruined the lives of all those around me."
Never-Before-Seen Photo Of A Young Harriet Tubman Uncovered Inside Abolitionist’s Album

Never-Before-Seen Photo Of A Young Harriet Tubman Uncovered Inside Abolitionist’s Album

"I think that picture humanizes her in a way that I would have never imagined."
Australian Engineer Sues Ex-Boss He Called ‘Mr. Stinky’ For Repeatedly Farting On Him

Australian Engineer Sues Ex-Boss He Called ‘Mr. Stinky’ For Repeatedly Farting On Him

The alleged perpetrator denied that he methodically farted on his employee as a conspiratorial plot to have him quit, but he did admit that he farted on him "once or twice, maybe."
Inside The Baffling, Unsolved Case Of The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Heist

Inside The Baffling, Unsolved Case Of The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Heist

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum heist remains the largest private property theft in American history — and its last surviving link has just slipped through the authorities' fingers.
Poisonous Bufo Toad Invasion Overruns Florida Neighborhood And Endangers Pets

Poisonous Bufo Toad Invasion Overruns Florida Neighborhood And Endangers Pets

The bufo toad secretes a highly poisonous milky substance when handled or threatened, which can kill cats and dogs and burn people's eyes.