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Rare, stinky 'corpse flower' blooms in Chicago

Rare, stinky 'corpse flower' blooms in Chicago

The plant can take about 10 years to reach the size needed to support a bloom
China opens 'brave men's' glass-bottom bridge

China opens 'brave men's' glass-bottom bridge

Look down, if you dare! The 180-meter-high Haohan Qiao, or Brave Men's Bridge, is now open in China's Hunan province
Tarantula forces Delta to call off flight

Tarantula forces Delta to call off flight

Baggage handlers spotted a tarantula in the cargo hold of a Delta flight
Step aside, Etihad: Airline proposes even longer nonstop

Step aside, Etihad: Airline proposes even longer nonstop

A month after Etihad announces the world's longest nonstop flight, Air India says it'll go even further: 18 hours
This 80-meter yacht is a private island you can sail

This 80-meter yacht is a private island you can sail

Kokomo Ailand features a waterfall, shark feeding station and two beach clubs
Etihad's concierge service raises flight indulgence stakes

Etihad's concierge service raises flight indulgence stakes

Luxury in the sky with diamonds: Etihad introduces exclusive new concierge service
How the Pope flies: On board the papal plane

How the Pope flies: On board the papal plane

CNN goes behind the scenes on Pope Francis's flight from Rome to Cuba
Best way to see supermoon? On a moon-viewing flight

Best way to see supermoon? On a moon-viewing flight

Coinciding with the supermoon and MId-Autumn Festival, China's Spring Airlines is offering seats with the best moon views
Plane returns to gate after wing clips fence

Plane returns to gate after wing clips fence

The Virgin Atlantic plane hit a blast fence when pushing back from the gate at John F. Kennedy International Airport
Humpback whale nearly crushes kayakers

Humpback whale nearly crushes kayakers

A whale launched out of the sea and landed on two kayakers' boat on California's Central Coast
Pilot diverts airplane to save dog

Pilot diverts airplane to save dog

Simba the French bulldog is probably alive today because of the attentiveness of an Air Canada pilot
First look: Boeing's new 737 MAX 8

First look: Boeing's new 737 MAX 8

It's all about the winglets
Ex-flight attendant accused of fake bomb threats

Ex-flight attendant accused of fake bomb threats

A former SkyWest flight attendant confessed to two bomb threats that resulted in emergency landings in North Dakota and Virginia
Climber begins first Everest ascent since deadly avalanche

Climber begins first Everest ascent since deadly avalanche

Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche
JetBlue passenger urinates on fellow travelers

JetBlue passenger urinates on fellow travelers

Man arrested after flight from Alaska to Portland, Oregon
World's first sandcastle hotels open

World's first sandcastle hotels open

Life's a beach, then you stay in one. That's the idea at two new pop-up hotels constructed from sand in the Netherlands
Hipster Barbie mocks Instagram users

Hipster Barbie mocks Instagram users

Spoof social media account mocks "fake" lifestyles of smartphone shutterbugs