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A metal monolith is pictured in a remote area of Red Rock Country in Utah, US November 18, 2020.
Utah monolith mystery deepens as desert object vanishes
Archaeologists excavate the remains of Roman legion's headquarters at the ancient city of Viminacium, near Kostolac, Serbia, November 25, 2020. Picture taken November 25, 2020. Picture taken with a drone.
Buried under Serbian cornfield, Roman military HQ sheds its secrets
By REUTERS
Empty bottle and the glass of beer on wooden table
Man leaves $3,000 tip for a beer at Cleveland restaurant closing for virus
A scene from Mission: Impossible – Fallout
Rare books returned to owners after 'Mission: Impossible' burglary in UK
By REUTERS
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama (L) and Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, walk out with Biden's family dog Champ to host a Joining Forces Service event at the Naval Observatory in Washington May 10, 2012.
Champ and Major: Meet the four-legged members of the Biden family
Brown bear 747 stands in a river hunting for salmon to fatten up before hibernation at Katmai National Park and Preserve in Alaska, US, September 20, 2020.
Russian bear, tigers predict Biden will win US elections
An employee of the Austrian postal service holds a sheet of so-called "corona stamps" in a post office, as the 2.75 euro "corona stamp" is printed on three-ply toilet paper and sold individually as part of a 10 cm wide sheet, in Vienna, Austria October 23, 2020.
Austria prints a postage stamp to remember COVID-19 by, on toilet paper
By REUTERS
Persian Sand Cat (Felis margarita thinobia)
37 meter cat-shaped Nazca line discovered in Peru
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden participates in the first 2020 presidential campaign debate with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Joe Biden sets up campaign headquarters on custom 'Animal Crossing' island
Walt Conti, founder and CEO of Edge Innovations, uses a handheld controller to move an animatronic dolphin in a tank at the company's warehouse in Fremont, California, US, September 30, 2020
Dolphins in theme parks could be replaced by robot models one day
By REUTERS
An approximately 67 million-year-old Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton, one of the largest, most complete ever discovered and named "STAN" after paleontologist Stan Sacrison who first found it, is seen on display ahead of its public auction at Christie's in New York City, New York, U.S., September 15, 2020
Dinosaur skeleton auctioned off for €3 million
By REUTERS
The Spirit of the Rose, the world's largest vivid purple-pink diamond, is seen on display before an upcoming Geneva auction, during a Sotheby's preview in Hong Kong, China October 12, 2020.
Super rare, purple-pink diamond up for auction, could fetch $38 mln
By REUTERS
Chile lightning and volcano ash
Mt. Vesuvius volcanic eruption turned man’s brain into glass
By N’DEA YANCEY-BRAGG/USA TODAY/TNS
Dusky Shark swiming in the sea
Rare all-white tope shark caught in the UK for the first time
Brown bear 747 stands in a river hunting for salmon to fatten up before hibernation at Katmai National Park and Preserve in Alaska, US, September 20, 2020.
Brown bear 747 crowned fattest bear in Alaska
By REUTERS
A Catholic priest sprinkles holy water on a cat at a drive-thru pet blessing amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak on World Animal Day, in Eastwood Mall, Quezon City, Philippines, October 4, 2020.
Pandemic prompts drive-through pet blessing in Philippines
By REUTERS
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends an interview with Al Arabiya, Sky News Arabia and RT Arabic ahead of his visit to Saudi Arabia, in Sochi, Russia, in this undated picture released on October 13, 2019
Russia arrests 2 men for stealing icon Putin donated to island monastery
By REUTERS
A man waves a Romanian national flag during a march in downtown Bucharest, Romania, October 20, 2013.
Dead mayor comes out victorious in local Romanian elections
A STILL IMAGE from a video shows men, purported to be Egyptian Christians held captive by Islamic State, kneeling before armed men on a beach in Tripoli, Libya, in 2015.
Canadian police arrest man over 'hoax' Islamic State activity
An empty condom wrapper lies on the street in Havana, Cuba, August 27, 2018.
Vietnam police bust ring selling 'recycled condoms'
By REUTERS
Vissarion, who has proclaimed himself a new Christ, conducts a service during the "Holiday of Good Fruit" feast in the village of Obitel Rassveta (Cloister of Sunrise), some 640 km (398 miles) southeast of Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia August 18, 2010.
Helicopters, armed police swoop in to arrest 'Russian Jesus' cult leader
Giant manta ray
Giant manta ray spotted off the coast of Eilat
Tyrannosaurus rex
One of largest known T. rex skeletons up for auction at Christie’s
By REUTERS
South Dakota Attorney-General Jason Ravnsborg
South Dakota A-G thought he hit a deer with his car, but it was a person
By REUTERS
Postcard illustrative
A hundred-year-old postcard turns up in Michigan woman's mail
Eminem performs "Lose Yourself" during the Oscars show at the 92nd Academy Awards in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 9, 2020
Man breaks into Eminem's home, said he was going 'to kill' the rapper
Jelly Belly jelly beans.
Jelly Belly founder announces Willy Wonka-esque golden ticket contest
People participate in a meditation walk in support of Black Lives Matter organized by the Portland Buddhist Peace Fellowship near the Justice Center in Portland, Oregon, U.S., September 1, 2020.
African American history professor admits she lied about being black
An Amazon logo is seen at its centre in Darlington, County Durham, Britain September 3, 2020
Amazon.com bans foreign sales of seeds in US amid mystery packages
By REUTERS
Extreme performer David Blaine hangs with a parachute under a cluster of balloons during a stunt to fly thousands of feet into the air in a still image from video taken over Page, Arizona, U.S. September 2, 2020
Daredevil David Blaine pulls off high flying balloon 'Ascension' stunt
By REUTERS
Udi Buch: Driven to write letters
1,722 letters to the editor
By SHLOMO MAITAL
F1 Formula One - Austrian Grand Prix - Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Austria - July 1, 2018 A man using a jet pack above the track before the match
Rocket man reportedly spotted flying jetpack over LAX
Sea pollution 370
Half of a Paraguay lagoon turns purple as the other stays blue
A runner passes a sign warning of the dangers of polar bears on the Norwegian Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, April 24, 2007.
Polar bear kills Dutch man in Norway's Arctic Svalbard archipelago
By REUTERS
Asteroid illustrative
Asteroid to come close to Earth the day before US presidential election
SNORKELERS SWIM with a whale shark, the world’s largest fish, at the Maldives’ South Ari Atoll in 2012
Saudi man goes viral riding whale shark in Red Sea – watch
WWI Australian Army 311
WWI-era photo reveals story about torn family of Jew, Christian
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'Tiger King' zoo closing down, owner blames animal rights 'loons
By REUTERS
Dusky Shark swiming in the sea
Australian man jumps on shark to save wife
By REUTERS
A robot equipped with artificial intelligence is seen at the AI Xperience Center at the VUB (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) in Brussels, Belgium February 19, 2020.
Coronavirus squeezes Americans out of jobs, making room for robots
 Amazon's Ring Video Doorbell 2.
Australian man surprised by late night visitor: a huntsman spider
Alligator in the Everglades National Park
Texas father rescues 4-year-old child from ‘massive’ alligator
Arnold Schwarzenegger is seen in a scene from the 1990 film 'Kindergarten Cop.'
'Kindergarten Cop' pulled from screening for glorifying police in schools
An Australian Army ARH-90 Tiger Helicopter lands on Pikelot Island in the Federated States of Micronesia where three men were found safe and healthy after missing for three days, August 2, 2020. Picture taken August 2, 2020.
Sailors stranded on tiny Micronesian island saved by SOS sign in sand
A bear
North Carolina bear marked with 'Trump 2020' sticker
RELAX ON a raft at the edge of the Ramon Crater, at Beresheet.
Goats drink from pool water of southern Israel spa
By OMRI RON
Israeli social workers protest their working conditions and violence against them in Tel Aviv on July 19, 2020.
Three suspects arrested for spraying protesters with water
Tourists wearing protective masks travel on a gondola in Venice, Italy, February 7, 2020.
Venice lowers gondola passenger capacity due to weight gain in tourists
A casino dealer collects chips at a roulette table in Pasay city, Metro Manila
Man faces charges after disguising as elderly man to steal from casinos
A drawing of Pikachu for the Nintendo game
Pikachu pokemon card sells at auction for world record $233,000
FILE PHOTO: Founder, Chairman, CEO and President of Amazon Jeff Bezos speaks during an event about Blue Origin's space exploration plans in Washington
Jeff Bezos gets even richer, adds $13 billion to his worth
U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) speaks to members of the media following a televised town hall event on the “Green New Deal” in the Bronx borough of New York City, New York, U.S., March 29, 2019
AOC celebrates reaching rank of Silver III in 'League of Legends'
MOISHE ROZENBAUMAS escaped Lithuania on a bike headed for Russia when the Nazis invaded in 1941.
Coronavirus journey: From Scotland to Greece by bike
KIM KARDASHIAN and Kanye West in Beverly Hills during the 92nd Academy Awards in Los Angeles.
Kanye West breaks ranks with Trump, vows to win presidential race
By REUTERS
Joey Chestnut poses after winning the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest with a world record 75 hot dogs consumed in Brooklyn, in New York City, U.S., July 4, 2020
While pandemic rages, July 4 hot dog record broken again in New York
By REUTERS
People who want to leave the island, but cannot due to coronavirus disease-related (COVID-19) travel restrictions, take part in a fake travel experience for tourists  in Taipei, Taiwan July 2, 2020.
Taiwanese airport offers fake flights for travel-starved tourists
By REUTERS
A protester holds a sign with the names of various indigenous tribes during a demonstration to demand for more protection for the Amazon rainforest, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, August 23, 2019
Ecuador indigenous group holds hostage, demand corpse
By REUTERS
Teenagers partying 521
Alabama students hosting 'COVID parties' to see who gets infected fastest
A welsh pembroke corgi.
Russia's only police corgi retires after over 7 years of service
Several popular sex clubs in Amsterdam's "Red Light" district closes their doors in response to a rapidly expanding coronavirus outbreak, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, March 15, 2020.
Kissing now off the menu as lockdown ends for Dutch sex workers
By REUTERS
The sun sets behind a yacht crossing through the Straits of Gibraltar, off the British overseas territory of Gibraltar December 6, 2018.
With flights cancelled, man sails the Atlantic to see 90-year-old father
By ZEV STUB
A doctored picture of Hollywood actors Crispin Glover and Lea Thompson from "Back to the Future," which a Facebook pranker claimed was of an unidentified couple from 1950s Tel Aviv.
Facebook prank says Back to the Future actors are 50's-era Israeli couple
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
GILBERT GOTTFRIED, the star of a new documentary about himself, shown with his wife, Dara Kravitz.
70-year-old woman undresses at Gilbert Gottfried’s daughter's bat mitzvah
By BEN SALES/JTA
MK Yoel Razvozov
A Member of Knesset will be the next contestant on 'Ninja Israel'
Tennis - Official Presentation of ATP Team Competition - The O2, London, Britain - November 15, 2018 Novak Djokovic during a press conference
Best Tennis player in the world Novak Djokovic tests positive for COVID-19
By REUTERS
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ team release a homemade music video
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
Melissa Bulanhagui performs during her ladies short program at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Spokane, Washington January 25, 2007.
Former US International Ice Skater Bulanhagui turns to porn
Evan Hershenson and his wife Kimberly
Get to know Jerusalem Post reader Evan Hershenson
By ZEV STUB
A caged statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis is strapped to a truck after being removed from the state capital in Frankfort, Kentucky, U.S. June 13, 2020.
Workers find bourbon, newspaper hidden in Confederate statue
Porcupine found in the Knesset's bathroom
Porcupine found in the Knesset's bathrooms
By OMRI RON
US President Donald Trump speaks about negotiations with pharmaceutical companies over the cost of insulin for US seniors on Medicare at an event in the Rose Garden at the White House during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Washington, US May 26, 2020
Over a third of Americans misusing disinfectants to prevent COVID-19 -poll
By REUTERS
A portrait of the Snapchat logo
Snapchat removes Trump account from curated promotional section
By REUTERS
Warning sign near secret Area 51 base in Nevada.
Google Earth user claims he found the entrance to Area 51
General view of the almost empty Patpong nightlife and sex trade district, which is usually crowded with tourists, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Bangkok, Thailand, May 26, 2020.
Go-go bars gone as coronavirus hits Bangkok's sex district
By REUTERS
A cat is seen on the shoulder of her owner during the Vietnam's first cat show in Hanoi, Vietnam February 16, 2020.
French cat survives coronavirus infection
By REUTERS
Capybaras sit inside a hot tub full of apples at Izu Shaboten Zoo in Ito
In Japan, cafe uses capybaras to enforce social distancing
Sea turtle at Hadera power plant 370
Flying turtle in Georgia smashes into car's windshield on highway
A preserved grasshopper with a mask, a miniature artwork by micro-artist Anatoly Konenko, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is seen in an artist's workshop in Omsk, Russia May 21, 2020. Picture taken May 21, 2020.
Amid coronavirus outbreak, a Russian artist creates masks for insects
Alligator approached the 18th hole water edge during the third round of the Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana
Alligator who survived WW2 bombing raid, Cold War dies at 84
NGC 4866, a lenticular galaxy, is shown in this NASA handout provided on July 19, 2013. Situated about 80 million light-years from earth, this image was captured by the Advanced Camera for Surveys, an instrument on the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope
Scientists spot an alien planet as it is being formed
By REUTERS
Colombian film director Harold Trompetero, wearing a face mask, speaks during an interview with Reuters, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in La Calera, Colombia, May 15, 2020. Picture taken May 15, 2020
Colombian director films quarantine comedy 'The Bathroom' with phones
By REUTERS
Roy Horn (L) and Siegfried Fischbacher (R)
Roy Horn of Las Vegas magic duo Siegfried and Roy dies of COVID-19
By REUTERS
English-speaking comedian Benji Lovitt
How the coronavirus has triggered a flood of Jewish comedy
By PAULA SLIER
YAIR NETANYAHU at a recent court hearing.
Yair Netanyahu is now a far-right German politician's poster boy
By BEN SALES/JTA
Cinco de Mayo
10 Facts About Cinco de Mayo
Placing stones on a headstone at a Jewish cemetery marks the memory of and honors the deceased.
Comedian Elayne Boosler says cousin wrongfully buried in Catholic cemetery
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
Adam Nahoum, dressed as a Stormtrooper, in Jerusalem
10 Facts About the 'Star Wars' Universe for May the 4th
US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping arrive at state dinner, Great Hall of the People, Beijing, 2017.
China mocks US coronavirus response in Lego-like animation
By REUTERS
SECURITY SURVEILLANCE monitors. Privacy advocates argue that even if the official transfer of data does not identify individuals, anyone who wants to abuse the information to invade an individual’s privacy can do so with ease
Utah ends surveillance service over firm's ties to KKK, synagogue shooting
By MARCY OSTER/JTA
Catch-22
Alaska school district removes ‘Catch 22’ from curriculum
Ultra-Orthodox Jews stand in a street in the predominantly Jewish neighborhood of Stamford Hill in the UK
London Orthodox school redacted books to hide monarchs’ immodest behavior
By MARCY OSTER/JTA
Toilet paper
US toilet paper hunters on a roll as stores restock after shortages
By REUTERS
Tik Tok logos are seen on smartphones in front of displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration
Egypt calls to censor social media after TikTok star, belly dancer jailed
By REUTERS
Anesthesiologists Matthias Helm and Sylvie Thierbach of the German armed forces Bundeswehr stand in front of a room in the intensive care unit of the Ulm Bundeswehr hospital as they prepare for the admission of patients, while the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Ulm, Germa
German doctors pose nude online to protest lack of protective masks, gowns
By REUTERS
Nadia, a 4-year-old female Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo, that the zoo said on April 5, 2020 has tested positive for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is seen in an undated handout photo provided by the Bronx zoo in New York
'Tiger King' LGBTQ zoo-keeper hopes fame aids the gender pronoun debate
By REUTERS
Persian Sand Cat (Felis margarita thinobia)
Sand cat suspected of dying from coronavirus at Ramat Gan Safari
An elderly woman sits in the recreation room of a retirement home as visits have been restricted due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) concerns in Grevenbroich
Two sisters die a century apart, both from global pandemics
Rapper Ice T
Coronavirus: US hip-hop community joins the fight
By REUTERS
Empty bottle and the glass of beer on wooden table
Beer may lose its fizz as CO2 supplies go flat during pandemic
By REUTERS
Taylor Swift.
Taylor Swift cancels all 2020 shows to curb spread of coronavirus
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