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In Huntington Beach, Calif., 66 surfers crammed onto one longboard and stood together for more than 10 seconds while riding a wave. Thousands cheering on the beach watched the record being broken.
A study finds people who eat more pickles, sauerkraut or kimchi have less social anxiety. It's not clear if the food made people feel better, or if the people who felt better ate that food.
Janice Bellucci, a lawyer, and Frank Lindsay serve on the board of directors...
Registered sex offenders say laws that make their identities public and restrict where they can live violate their civil rights. But victims' advocates argue the laws are needed to keep families safe.
Robert Glasper's new piano trio album is called Covered....
The jazz pianist has spent the past five years essentially making modern R&B records. On the new Covered he returns to a more traditional form, but adds an eclectic twist to keep things interesting.
A soldier in the Russian army posed, rifle in hand, for a snapshot at a batt...
Like young adults everywhere, soldiers in the Russian military are fond of documenting their doings via social media. One journalist traced a soldier's presence in Ukraine through his photos online.
Parishioners returned Sunday morning to the Emanuel AME Church for the first worship service since Wednesday's mass shooting.