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Hunting Down the Boston Marathon Suspects

A lot happened overnight. Here's how the Boston Marathon suspects were hunted down. Suspect #1 was killed, while Suspect #2 remains on the loose.
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The man arrested for allegedly sending ricin to Washington is Paul Kevin Curtis of Tupelo, Mississippi. He's an Elvis impersonator, conspiracy theorist, and all-around strange guy.
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The 17 Most Legendary Na Na Nas In History. #18: Wilson Pickett's "Land of 1,000 Dances."
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Considering that Game of Thrones is shot on location in Northern Ireland, Morocco, and Malta, you might think they're going for intense realism. If that's the case, this showcase of the show's visual effects will completely burst your bubble.
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The world has gone completely bonkers. Charlie Brown and the Peanuts gang will be made into a 3D movie in 2015.
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Which are cuter: meerkats or sloths? Or is this competition just an excuse to look at adorable photos of each?
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Casey Grim and Adam McLaughlin made their engagement photo shoot into a hilarious parody of engagement photo shoots. She's doing all the sexy, arty poses you've seen so many times, and so does he.
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Since lions and tigers chase laser lights and get high on catnip, it's not so surprising to learn that big cats love cardboard boxes, too. But it's still fun to watch.

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20th Century Fox
How Do You Make a Bruce Lee Fight Scene Even Cooler?
20th Century Fox
20th Century Fox

How Do You Make a Bruce Lee Fight Scene Even Cooler? With the addition of lightsabers!

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The Mysterious Origins of the First Scandinavians. The tools they left behind suggested that migration may have come from two directions.

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When Quackery on the Radio Was a Public Health Crisis. From magic bracelets to goat gonad transplants, medical marketers got rich.

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Found: The Real Bullitt Mustang That Steve McQueen Tried (and Failed) to Buy. The '69 sports car had been in private hands since after the movie wrapped.

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When Did People Start Making Bread? A short history of the staple that feeds the world.

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How Women Broke Into the Male-Dominated World of Cartoons and Illustrations. First off, pretend you're a man.

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The Skillet. Susannah Nesmith beautifully chronicles the legacy of her great-great-grandmother's iron cookware.

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12 Cultured Facts About the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Knowing these will enhance your visit, whenever that happens.

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Universal Pictures
Son of Frankenstein: Hitting the Horror Trifecta
Universal Pictures
Universal Pictures

Son of Frankenstein: Hitting the Horror Trifecta. A perfect ending to the first great movie trilogy.

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It Wasn't Easy Being Green for These Mysterious Children in 12th-Century England. The village of Woolpit has never been the same since.

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The Strange History of One of the Internet's First Viral Videos. If you had an email address in the late 1990s, you probably received a video file titled “badday.mpg” at least once.

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The Contentious Burial of Bo-Bo, the Blenheim Spaniel of Civil War Hero General Daniel E. Sickles. His relatives didn't want the beloved dog interred in the family plot.

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Here's Why Your Body Stores More Fat in Certain Places. Hormones do it, but in an insanely complicated manner.

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Butterfly Breeder Romy McCloskey Saw One Emerge from its Chrysalis with a Torn Wing. So she got her tools together and performed a wing transplant.

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How to Get Your Procrastination Under Control. It's a matter of valuing the things you need to do.

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19 Times That Actors Have Been Injured On Set. Some of the scenes were then included in the finished film.

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