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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden shakes hands with Ukrainian ambassador Geoffrey R. Pyatt as Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Andriy Deshchytsya looks on. Photo by Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images) KIEV, Ukraine — Vice President Joe Biden on...
A cornfield in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Photo by Flickr user BongoInc It turns out production of corn-based ethanol has a tremendous environmental cost, according to a new $500,000 government-funded study released on Sunday. While corn-based ethanol...
The horses each stand 100 feet tall, or the equivalent of a 10-story high building. Photo by Flickr user bermrunner The massive horse heads tower over the landscape, glinting in the sun or glistening in the rain, depending on what the ever-changing...
Photo by Pardeep Pandit/Hindustan Times via Getty Images A small plane showered pamphlets over Jalandhar, India Monday encouraging residents to vote in the Punjab election for Lok Sabha, or House of the People. The April 30 election will determine...
A five-and-a-half hour flight spent unconscious at 38,000 feet, complete with a temperature of negative 80 degrees and little oxygen to breathe, does not bode well for a human body. Authorities say a sixteen-year-old boy who was subjected to those...
Rita Jeptoo of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the 118th Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014 in Boston. Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images Update 12:22 p.m ET: Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won today’s marathon, logging back-to-back wins and setting a...