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Over the past century and a half, visitors have traveled through Yosemite on...
In 1864, Abraham Lincoln set aside the nation's first federally-protected wilderness areas. Visitors have enjoyed Yosemite's wonders ever since — sometimes to the point of endangering them.
The road to violent jihad has never been so smooth. Westerners hoping to join the fight in Syria, and now Iraq, can take a flight to Turkey and meet hundreds of rebel groups eager to train them.
Scarlett Johansson attends the premiere of Her during the Rome Film Festival...
Johansson may be the most famous Scarlet(t) nowadays, but back in the '60s, she would have had serious competition from "indestructible" Captain Scarlet, the star of a British science fiction TV show.
Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week's news: The World Cup Incisor, A Regular Working Joe, U.S. vs. Siri.
Lying Thighs.
Our panelists tell three stories about what happens when a fairy tale comes to life, only one of which is true.