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Man Climbs Out Of 23rd Floor Window In Attempt To Escape Cops

When cops came knocking at his door, a robber's 'fight or flight' reflex kicked in. Unfortunately for him, it was the 'flight' response that won and t...

Man builds homemade plane then uses road as runway to take off as hundreds watch in delight

A man who was arrested by police in Pakistan for testing a homemade 'flying machine' in front of a crowd of 500 without the approval of aviation autho...

UK teen does something unique; hatches an duck's egg bought from supermarket

London, Feb 20: The eggs we buy from the local market for consumption are not meant for hatching but a teenager in the UK did something unique.William...

Tomb containing 50 mummies uncovered in Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered a Pharaonic tomb containing 50 mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era (323-30BC) , in Minya, south of Cairo, ...

China: University students asked in exam "What are the advantages of AIDS?"

Beijing, Jan 28: Sometimes, students are asked questions in examinations answers to which are perhaps not known to the paper-setters, either.Recently,...