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German zoo hopes to cure panda's bad walking habit with sex

BERLIN Zookeepers at Berlin's main animal park are hoping to cure a young female panda's habit of walking backwards by introducing her to one of life's most precious pleasures: sex.

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Having the right name at the right, or sometimes wrong, time

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U.S., Sep 29 2017

Hospital allow kids to drive themselves to operating room

LOS ANGELES A San Diego children's hospital unveiled a collection of remote controlled luxury mini cars on Tuesday that allow its young patients to 'drive' themselves to the operating room.

Health, U.S., Sep 19 2017

Crayfish staff help Czech brewery keep its water as pure as can be

PROTIVIN, Czech Republic Crayfish equipped with high-tech sensors have been drafted in by a Czech brewery in its quest to keep their water supply pure. | Video

Science, Sep 28 2017

Geneva toilets flush with cash

GENEVA Geneva prosecutors are investigating after toilets in a bank and three restaurants were blocked by about $100,000 in high-denomination euro banknotes, they said on Monday.

Sep 18 2017

Staying fit: Japan's elderly hits record in challenge to labor market

TOKYO Swinging dumbbells and chewing gum, several elderly Japanese gathered at a shrine in downtown Tokyo on Monday in sweltering temperatures, belying their age and importance in one of the world's most rapidly aging societies.

Sep 18 2017