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Wildfires Ravage Southern California

Dry conditions and fierce Santa Ana winds (dry desert winds), have resulted in several uncontrollable fires across Southern California.  The fires, which are ravaging the coastline all the way from San Diego to Malibu, have burnt through thousands of acres, destroying many homes and commercial properties.

Paleoanthropologists Unearth Our Ancestors

Paleoanthropologists recently discovered what they believe, are the remains of the ancestors of the modern human (Homo Sapien), along the coastline on the southern tip of Africa.

Space Shuttle Discovery Launched

Space shuttle Discovery blasted off the launch pad at Cape Canaveral on October 24th 2007, at 11:38 am in the morning.

Heading to Australia? – Take the Bus

Thirty-eight passengers recently embarked on the world's longest regular bus journey. The 10,000 mile journey that starts in London, England and ends in Sydney, Australia, will span twenty countries and take twelve weeks to complete.

Young Genius

Meet Brittney Exline. She was reading by the time she was two years old, done with sixth grade at eight and graduated from high school by thirteen! Whew ! That’s what we call amazing!

Are You Smarter Than A Fifth Grader?

This show airs on the Fox Network, every Thursday @ 8.00pm.  Make sure you watch it or tell your mum or dad to TIVO it for you. 

Trouble – The Twelve Million Dollar Dog

When New York heiress Leona Helmsley, (a.k.a, Queen of Mean) died recently, her family discovered that one of the biggest beneficiaries in her will was - Her eight-year old Maltese dog, Trouble!

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