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50 Years of Pop-Tarts

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Pop-Tarts were introduced 50 years ago. Learn the history of the pastry from Pop-Tart memorabilia collector Dennis Hasty.
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An elderly British Columbia woman waved at students going to the nearby school every day for years. On Valentine's Day, they paid her back for her cheerfulness.
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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 Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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