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Pass the bowl ... of ice cream?

Don't bogart that spoon, man. Lemme get a hit off that cone, dude. Pass the bowl ... of ice cream? Could Ben and Jerry's, the counterculture snack empire gone mainstream, be planning a marijuana-infused ice cream?

How to get your selfie on a billboard in 45 cities

Want millions of people to like that bathroom selfie? Put it on a billboard.

Ringling Bros. to phase out elephants from circus shows

The Greatest Show on Earth will soon be without elephants. Ringling Bros. announced Thursday it will gradually reduce the use of elephants in its shows, and all will be retired by 2018.

It's time to put a woman on the $20 bill

Forget about Andrew Jackson and his big hair. It's time we put a woman on the $20 bill.

Delta flight skids off LaGuardia runway

A Delta airplane slid off a runway late Thursday morning at New York's LaGuardia airport, its nose breaking through a fence before skidding to a halt.

Lost city discovered in Honduran jungle

Archaeologists searching for a lost city in the jungles of Honduras have discovered the urban remains of what they believe is a vanished ancient civilization, National Geographic reports. A writer and photographer for the magazine accompanied a

Ohio fugitive nabbed after taunting authorities on Facebook

A suspect from Ohio learned a valuable lesson this week: Don't taunt authorities on social media, especially when you're a wanted man. Andrew Marcum, 21, jumped in and posted his two cents after authorities shared his picture on Facebook as a f

US Ambassador slashed in South Korea

The U.S. Ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was attacked in Seoul, and is in stable condition, receiving treatment at a local hospital, according to the U.S. embassy.

More Americans volunteering to help ISIS

One is a 21-year-old California man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join ISIS. Another, a 17-year-old Virginia student charged with helping recruit for the radical Islamist group.

McDonald's to cut back on chicken raised on antibiotics

McDonald's plans to cut back on chicken raised on antibiotics. McDonald's USA said Wednesday it will only use chicken raised without certain types of antibiotics.