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Atlanta Zoo Names Baby Hissing Cockroach After Tom Brady

Atlanta Zoo Names Baby Hissing Cockroach After Tom Brady

After losing a bet to a zoo in Rhode Island, an Atlanta zoo kept its promise to name a baby animal after the Patriots' star quarterback.
Americans Warming Toward Muslims, Atheists, New Study Shows

Americans Warming Toward Muslims, Atheists, New Study Shows

A new study found that, despite seemingly heightened tensions, Americans feel more warmly toward every religious group - including Muslims.
Three Letters That Former Slaves Sent To Their Masters

Three Letters That Former Slaves Sent To Their Masters

These notes shine a light on the complex relationships that slaves had with their masters.
KKK Imperial Wizard Murdered By Wife And Stepson

KKK Imperial Wizard Murdered By Wife And Stepson

The leader of a Missouri-based KKK organization was reportedly shot by his stepson, who was aided in the murder by the man's wife.
New Photo Series Casts Playful Eye Toward Food And Power

New Photo Series Casts Playful Eye Toward Food And Power

Do you have the same favorite dish as Pope Francis, Donald Trump, or Vladimir Putin?
Female Gangsters That Stole And Killed Their Way Into The Underworld

Female Gangsters That Stole And Killed Their Way Into The Underworld

Al Capone and John Dillinger may have become household names — and these women should, too.
12 Historic Leaders Who Struggled With Mental Illness

12 Historic Leaders Who Struggled With Mental Illness

The dark internal struggles all but left out of the history books.
Sherri Finkbine And The 50-Year Fight For Abortion In America

Sherri Finkbine And The 50-Year Fight For Abortion In America

Sherri Finkbine's story is an apt reminder of the hurdles that women have had to cross in order to assert control over their own bodies.
Six-Hour Work Days A Success in Sweden — Kind Of

Six-Hour Work Days A Success in Sweden — Kind Of

Employees reported being healthier, happier and more productive. But initial trials show the project is unsustainable.
Idaho Judge Sentences 19-Year-Old Rapist to Government-Mandated Celibacy

Idaho Judge Sentences 19-Year-Old Rapist to Government-Mandated Celibacy

After pleading guilty to raping a 14-year-old girl, Cody Herrera may be punished with rehab, probation, and government-mandated celibacy.
How a Blond, Blue-Eyed Frenchman Fooled Europe Into Thinking He Was Taiwanese

How a Blond, Blue-Eyed Frenchman Fooled Europe Into Thinking He Was Taiwanese

George Psalmanazar was a French Caucasian who faked his way into an easy living by pretending to be from Taiwan. What does his success, even after he was exposed, say about human gullibility?