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November 16, 2018 11:46 PM Private funeral to be held for Stan Lee, more memorial plans in the works

Stan Lee, the comic book mastermind who changed the landscape of the superhero genre, has died at age 95. Lee revolutionized the comic world by creating Marvel Comics superheroes such as Spider-Man, The Fantastic Four and The Incredible Hulk. A small, private funeral has been held to mourn Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee, and his company is making more plans 98

November 13, 2018 7:58 PM New Zealand paper mixes up Stan Lee with Spike Lee in obituary headline

Stan Lee, the comic book mastermind who changed the landscape of the superhero genre, has died at age 95. Lee revolutionized the comic world by creating Marvel Comics superheroes such as Spider-Man, The Fantastic Four and The Incredible Hulk. A New Zealand newspaper made an unfortunate slip-up on its front page when they tried to honor Marvel comic book mastermind 107

November 13, 2018 7:39 PM Factbox: Amazon to get billions in breaks for HQ2 development

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said on Tuesday it had split its $5 billion second headquarters into two projects that would be located in the Long Island City neighborhood of New York City’s Queens borough and a Northern Virginia suburb of Washington, DC. Each would have up to 25,000 jobs and Amazon will create a new facility in Nashville with 5,000 jobs. The retailer 113

November 11, 2018 4:59 PM Fake GoFundMe page for teen athlete who died leads to arrest of Georgia man

Justus Hughley is accused of opening a GoFundMe page for Dylan Thomas, a high school football player who died in September. The Pike County Sheriff’s office says Hughley was trying to transfer the money to his personal account. A Georgia man was arrested for creating a fake GoFundMe page using the recent tragic death of a high school football player 62

November 9, 2018 5:20 AM Argentina's newest national park protects vital wetlands

In this Oct. 18, 2018 photo, park rangers Agustin Mezzabotta, right, and Gonzalo Alves stand on a wooden walk way at "Ciervo de los Pantanos" National Park near Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lawmakers in Argentina have designated "Ciervo de los Pantanos" as Argentina's newest national park. Conservationists say it marks a milestone that will help protect 108

November 7, 2018 9:25 AM 79 kidnapped Cameroon students freed, says church official

Armed separatists kidnapped at least 79 students and three staff members from a Presbyterian school in a troubled English-speaking region of Cameroon, the governor said Monday. YAOUNDE, Cameroon – The 79 school children kidnapped by unidentified gunmen from a school in Cameroon have been released, but two of the three staff members abducted are still 86

October 31, 2018 5:28 PM Little girl's headless Halloween costume goes viral: 'Best costume I've ever seen'

A little girl in the Philippines is going viral for her spectacularly spooky Halloween costume. The 2-year-old, named Maya, from Southbay Village, went trick-or-treating dressed up in a flowered dress carrying her own bloodied severed head on a plate. Maya’s mom, Krystal Hwang, shared images and a video of her daughter in the custom-made costume she designed 143

October 30, 2018 10:05 PM Birth of a bad notion

Donald Trump is an artist. His paint is division and distraction. His canvas is the country in which we live. And his portraits are ugly indeed. That’s the only way to explain his sudden insistence, days before the midterm elections, that he can sign his pen and undo birthright citizenship, codified as law of the land since 1868, when the Constitution’s 49

October 30, 2018 4:46 PM Krakatoa puts on incredible display of volcanic lightning

Krakatoa. It’s a name you’ve probably heard before. It’s a volcano. And when it blew in 1883, it sent shockwaves around the globe. Now, it’s erupting again. It’s not the beast it once was. But it is producing some rare effects. A new mound of ash and lava has been steadily growing in the caldera left behind by the enormous explosion which killed some 36,000 people 123

October 29, 2018 6:56 PM A blast from the past: French couple exhibits 3,000 objects from World War One

BALMA, France (Reuters) - Vases carved out of shrapnel are displayed next to soldiers’ uniforms and a warplane figurine made out of the remains of a Zeppelin: welcome to the World War One-themed home of Chantal and Serge Giudice. The two French collectors are preparing to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the war by opening up to visitors their 76