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June 19, 2018 2:45 AM Dare to bare: 15 of the world's best nude beaches

Joe Yogerst, CNN • Updated 19th June 2018 Although still taboo in many places, casting aside your clothes at the shore has become a customary practice around the world in recent times. From rocky coastlines to talcum powder fine sands, and big city bays to secluded shores, there are now hundreds of beaches where it's perfectly legal (or at least de facto 78

June 18, 2018 7:15 PM Mysterious wolf-like creature killed in Montana ID'd through DNA test

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) said this week that a mysterious animal that was shot in The Treasure State was a gray wolf. (Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks via AP, File) The Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) revealed the identity of the mysterious wolf-like creature that was shot dead in the state last month. Officials confirmed in a news release 146

June 17, 2018 6:41 PM Nonprofit helps fund projects at Death Valley, Great Basin

Nonprofit helps fund projects at Death Valley, Great Basin A conservation nonprofit that previously raised $80 million is using more funds to pay for improvements at Nevada's Great Basin National Park and Death Valley National Park on the Nevada-California border, among others. The Review-Journal reports the San Francisco-based Fund for People in Parks 57

May 31, 2018 4:31 PM Thailand's bay made popular by 'The Beach' closes to tourists

Karla Cripps, CNN • Updated 31st May 2018 It's 9 a.m. on a May morning in Thailand's Maya Bay in the Andaman Sea, a destination made famous by "The Beach" movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio. But instead of the pristine, empty shores seen in the film directed by Danny Boyle, the scene is far more chaotic. Selfie-taking tourists line the sand, which is crammed 38

May 31, 2018 11:00 AM Hotel valet parks Porsche underneath car

A hotel valet had a lucky escape — but the luxury sports car he was trying to park did not. Australian media say the valet drove the soft-top Porsche Carrera under another vehicle Thursday outside the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Sydney. Emergency workers cut the driver out from the Porsche as a crowd watched. Matthew Talbot, the hotel's director of sales 114

May 25, 2018 4:30 PM Strange wolf-like animal killed in Montana puzzles wildlife officials

A rancher in Montana reported shooting a wild animal that has wildlife officials wondering what it was . (KXLO-Radio) A large wolf-like animal shot and killed in Montana has wildlife officials and social media wondering what it was. A rancher shot the gray-haired beast on May 16 when it ventured too close to his livestock in Denton. The rancher reported 153

May 24, 2018 11:13 PM Stock market value of Netflix eclipses Disney for first time

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Netflix’s (NFLX.O) stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) for the first time, making it the world’s most valuable entertainment company, following a monumental shift by viewers away from cinemas and cable television. Lifted by a blitz of original programs and 125 million 80

May 24, 2018 7:19 PM SeaWorld and Busch Gardens offer veterans free admission until July 4

SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay are showing their support for the troops by offering free admission to U.S. veterans and up to three guests. (iStock) SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay are showing their support for the troops by offering free admission to U.S. veterans and up to three guests from May 24 to July 4. The Florida theme 160

May 15, 2018 2:00 PM New York City Is Swap Happy

A sea of ‘treasures’ can be found at city Stop ‘N’ Swaps,’ especially if you’re a seasoned bargain hunter On a recent Saturday morning, Sabina Darby set out early and took two buses to ensure she would be among the first in line at the Stop ‘N’ Swap in Flatbush, Brooklyn. “I’ve been coming for years,” the widow declared of the city-sponsored swap meets 84

May 7, 2018 3:24 PM Berlin responds to crayfish plague: If you can't beat them, eat them

BERLIN (Reuters) - North American crayfish that spilled en masse onto Berlin streets last summer will soon be appearing in the city’s restaurants after its government authorized fishermen to remove them from public ponds. The red swamp crayfish, or Procambarus clarkii, are on the European Union’s list of invasive alien species but also popular in German 123