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3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

When fields get plowed, diamonds don't usually pop up -- unless you're at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas
Devastation in Nepal: Landmarks before and after quake

Devastation in Nepal: Landmarks before and after quake

Several of the country's best known treasures have been destroyed by the earthquake of April 25
Yellowstone supervolcano magma more vast than thought

Yellowstone supervolcano magma more vast than thought

Tourists visiting national park are treading on one of the planet's greatest time bombs
Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts near tourist towns

Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts near tourist towns

Authorities issue a red alert for the towns of Puerto Montt and Puerto Varas in southern Chile
World's first luxury flying hotel takes to skies

World's first luxury flying hotel takes to skies

Step inside the world's first luxury flying hotel
Best time to see the spectacular Lyrid meteor

Best time to see the spectacular Lyrid meteor

Stargazers can expect 15 to 20 meteors per hour as well as an excellent dark sky this year, say experts
Pilot arrested for trying to bring knives on a flight

Pilot arrested for trying to bring knives on a flight

Cathay Pacific forced to cancel scheduled flight from London to Hong Kong after knives are found in a pilot's luggage
Japanese train sets world record: 603 kph

Japanese train sets world record: 603 kph

It's a bird -- it's a plane -- it's an insanely fast Japanese bullet train
Which are the world's most powerful passports?

Which are the world's most powerful passports?

New ranking shows which travel docs offer access to the most countries without arranging visas in advance
Passenger kicked off flight for poking fellow flier with pen

Passenger kicked off flight for poking fellow flier with pen

A female flier was kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight Thursday after allegedly jabbing another passenger in the arm with a pen
TSA agents fired for groping 'attractive males'

TSA agents fired for groping 'attractive males'

Two Transportation Security Administration screeners have been fired after conspiring to fondle attractive men at Denver International Airport