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Restaurant pulls 'lion meat tacos' from menu

A Florida restaurant has pulled lion meat from its menu after an up-"roar" from some customers. Taco Fusion is known for serving all kinds of exotic game.

VIDEO: Human skull found at recycling plant

Authorities are investigating after a human head was found at a recycling yard in Oakland, California. "California Waste Solutions" workers found the remains Wednesday morning.

Jodi Arias prefers the death penalty to life in prison

Jodi Arias, convicted of first-degree murder in the slaying of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander, said she would prefer to get the death penalty rather than life in prison.

Boston bombing suspect buried

The difficult question of where Tamerlan Tsarnaev's body would be laid to rest appears to have been settled.

Chicago airport gets goats

Have you herd? Goats are now scheduled to land at Chicago's O'Hare Airport for a meal and some landscaping.

Dangerous virus newly found in humans diagnosed in France

A newly discovered and potentially deadly virus related to the one that causes the common cold has befallen another victim, this time in France.

Why the Web loves Cleveland hero Charles Ramsey

Its a horrifying tale: Three young women abducted as teens are held captive for nearly a decade, spending some of that time in chains.

World's oldest marathon man, 102, can't imagine life without running shoes

At an age when most pensioners are winding down their lives, Fauja Singh began a new one.

Hawking boycott of conference in Israel sparks controversy

A decision by world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking not to attend a conference in Israel in support of an academic boycott of the country has sparked controversy in Israel and a vitriolic debate online.

Seven killed in Bangladesh garment factory fire

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CNN) -- At least seven people died in a fire in a clothing factory in Bangladesh's capital late Wednesday, police and the factory's general manager said.