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Lauren Hammersley

The Surprise Pizza Party

Lauren Hammersley
Lauren Hammersley

Two-year-old Hazel is in the hospital, receiving treatment for cancer. When a redditor spotted the silly sign in her window, the viral response led to pizza for the entire floor.
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We don't know how the series Glee will deal with the death of one of its stars, Cory Monteith, who died over the weekend. Here's how 10 other TV shows dealt with the death of an actor.
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9 Kids Who Joined Their Dad’s Band. It makes sense to hire someone whose talent you know well, and who you might have a little control over.
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The Supermassive Vacuum Cleaner At the Edge of the Known Universe. We can't see it, we don't know what it is, because it's so far away.
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“Pothole Robin Hood” has been taking asphalt from Jackson, Mississippi's city supply and fixing potholes with it. With 101 potholes repaired, the city is investigating, but doesn't really want to punish such behavior.
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A news reporter gives tips on how to deal with a bear. Once I stopped laughing, I realized I had learned absolutely nothing about bears.
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Twenty years ago, Free Willy was the big summer movie that kids related to. Star Jason James Richter looks back at his time with the orca, and tells what he's been doing since then.
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The incredible Victorian-style fashions of Africa’s Herero people. One remnant -and a reminder- of the German occupation that almost wiped them out.
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5 things that make you irresistible to mosquitoes. It's nature's revenge for the fact that we enjoy summertime.

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5 Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors
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Five Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors. Our genes are largely the result of travel and intermingling.

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The Top 10 National Parks You've Probably Never Heard Of. One of them may be closer to you than you thought.

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The Well-Dressed Suffragist. If you're going to protest, you'll need to buy a charming new hat.

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The Presidential Portrait That Was the “Ugliest Thing” LBJ Ever Saw. (The artist did not take that comment kindly.)

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In the game Robot Mind Meld, the object is to come up with the same word as a robot in as few steps as possible. Keep in mind that the robot is not as intuitive as you are.

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The Father Of Artistic Figure Skating. It was all about making a perfect figure 8 on the ice until Jackson Haines came along.

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Amazon's Big Gamble on Grocery Delivery. What impact could a giant competitor have on existing businesses?

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President John Tyler's Grandsons Are Still Alive. Tyler took office in 1841, and eventually had 15 children.

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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