Lion cub discovered smuggled in van full of parrots
Hidden in a van with 2,245 parrots and four cats, a lion cub was discovered during a baggage inspection in the Ukrainian port of Odessa on Wednesday. The Turkish citizens did have export permits for the other animals, but not the lion.
McClatchyState Border Guard Service of Ukraine via AP
Cue, a robot created by Toyota, demonstrated its shooting ability against two human opponents. Over ten shots, Seiya Ando and Zack Baranski made eight shots between them, while Cue achieved a perfect 10-for10.
A German Shepherd was reunited with its family in Wichita after being mistakenly shipped to Japan on a United flight. The family was flying to Kansas City as they prepared to move to Wichita when they discovered their dog had not arrived.
Software engineer Tal Goldfus was creeped out by his Amazon Alexa device when it started laughing unprompted while he was having a conversation. Goldfus then asked Alexa to replay the sound and captured it on video. Goldfus shared the video on Twi
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An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, Wash., hoists two people after their vessel ran aground three miles east of Port Angeles on May 21, 2015. The two people were transferred to EMS with no reported injuries.
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