Flapjacks fly as choir kids celebrate Pancake Day [Photo]
February 5, 2013, 12:38 p.m. by Catie Leary
During last year's Pancake Day, an estimated 4 million pancakes were consumed in IHOP restaurants. (That's enough to form a stack of flapjacks nearly 16 miles high!)
Who turned down the thermostat? Macaques want to know [Photos]
January 30, 2013, 11:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Snow monkeys are famous for their peculiar wintertime activities, which include hot springs bathing and epic snowball fights.
'Tough Guy' competitors tackle extreme fire and ice [Photos]
January 28, 2013, 12:41 p.m. by Catie Leary
Every year, thousands of tough men and women attempt the grueling 8-mile-long assault course, which includes 25 daunting obstacles such as fire pits, freezing pools of water and muddy trenches.
Weekend reads: Restaurant food photos get controversial
January 25, 2013, 5:48 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Instagramming your restaurant could get you a slap on the wrist from the chef. Should it?
Pony sweaters: All the rage in the Shetland Islands [Photo]
January 25, 2013, 2:50 p.m. by Catie Leary
Shetland pony ambassadors sport handmade wool sweaters to promote tourism in Scotland.
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