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Meet Chibatman, Japan’s Batman [Video]

Japan needs a superhero too, guys.

Enter Chibatman: Japan's own Batman.

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President Obama Addresses The Nation To Outline Strategy On ISIS
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President Obama Announces Strategy to ‘Degrade and Destroy’ the Islamic State

Tonight President Obama took to the national airwaves for a rare prime-time address to describe what America's response would be to the Islamic State (aka ISIL or ISIS), the terrorist group that has taken over parts of Syria and Iraq, and also beheaded two American journalists.

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Indian Woman Marries Dog to Rid Herself of Evil Spells [Video]

"Get your paws off me!" That's probably what one bride was telling her new hubby.

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Waiter Sets World Record by Carrying 27 Mugs of Beer

We all have goals in life. Maybe you want to be the guy who cures cancer. Maybe you want to hit a victory-clinching home run in game seven of the World Series. Or maybe you want to carry lots of beer. Lots and lots of beer.

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Don’t Look Up: On Sunday Afternoon, an Asteroid Just Missed the Earth

At about 2:15 p.m. EDT Sunday, an asteroid went whizzing by the Earth and "just" missed hitting us by 25,000 miles.

I know that sounds pretty far. But in space terms, it isn't.

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Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images
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That’s Offensive, Somewhere

"Thumbs up!" means "good', right? Not necessarily.

While traveling around the world can be an amazing experience, we all have to face it, we are representatives of our country. I mean, one false move and you could be labeled an "ugly American." But believe it or not, even if you’re on your best behavior you may be insulting people in your host country without even knowing it.

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Stream the ISS Expedition 40 Russian Spacewalk at 10 a.m. EST

Russian cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev, along with help from their NASA crewmates aboard the International Space Station (ISS), will venture out on a spacewalk at approximately 10 a.m. EST.

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The Earth Survives Huge Solar Storm!

This is why I don't like finding this stuff out! It seems the earth was nearly hit by a huge solar storm in 2012! Yikes!

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‘That’s One Small Step For Man, …’ [Video]

It was 45 years ago today. At 10:56 p.m., as over a billion people watched on TV, the first human landed on the moon: Neil Armstrong, a Purdue University graduate born in Ohio.

Some have argued Apollo 11's moon landing on July 20, 1969, was all a hoax, and others think it was one of the greatest accomplishments of mankind.

However you see it, what is the lasting legacy of the moon landing?

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BREAKING: Malaysian Airplane Crashes In Ukraine With 295 People Aboard

UPDATE 1:40 PM EST: Reuters reports 23 U.S. citizens are among the 300+ people killed after a Malaysia Airlines flight was reportedly shot down in Ukraine near the Russian border.

UPDATE 12:40 EST: Reuters is reporting that Ukrainian officials claim the plane was shot down by pro-Russian rebels:
The Boeing 777 came down near the city of Donetsk, stronghold of pro-Russian rebels, interior ministry official Anton Gerashchenko said on Facebook, adding it was “shot down with a Buk anti-aircraft system by terrorists” – the term the Kiev government uses for militants seeking to unite eastern Ukraine with Russia.
It's important to note that there has been no further confirmation on this, and Russian officials have denied any involvement or knowledge.

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with 295 people aboard was reportedly hit by a missile and crashed Thursday in Ukraine near the Russian border.

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Germany’s World Cup Parade [Video]

Germany welcomed home its conquering heroes after its World Cup victory and got quite a show in the process.

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Germany v Argentina: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final
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2014 FIFA World Cup Final: Germany Beats Argentina 1-0

Mario Götze scored the game-winning goal in extra time, and Germany beat Argentina, 1-0, to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup final at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday afternoon.

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