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  • New Zealand couple offered free trip to Norway in new marketing campaign

    Tourist destinations can be less than relaxing because of all the people who visit. But the tourism office of Oslo, Norway is using that to its advantage.
  • Video of dog retrieving football tees for Boise State goes viral

    College football is officially back in action, and this season's biggest star isn't any player, coach or assistant -- it's a dog. 
  • SpaceX publishes video of multiple orbital rocket booster fails

    In a recent video, SpaceX shows its viewers just how hard it can be to remotely land a rocket. On a small platform. In the ocean.
  • Explorer documents month-long journey at sea in YouTube video

    Ever wonder what it would be like to spend a month at sea? Thanks to the magic of YouTube, you can do it -- and in just 10 minutes.
  • Kristen Bell sings her heart out in Orlando to hurricane evacuees

    Actress Kristen Bell sure surprised a lot people in Florida over the weekend, cheering up Hurricane Irma evacuees in Orlando.
  • Clown pranks flood internet after ‘It’ hits big screen

    After "It" and its clown monster Pennywise hit the big screen, people began scaring their friends and posting the resulting videos online.
  • Jimmy Kimmel interviews Irish family featured in viral bat video

    Tadhg Fleming found it funny when a bat entered his home in Ireland, so he captured his father struggling to swat the flying, furry nuisance on video.
  • Enjoy movie moments of 6 great seniors for Grandparents Day

    It's Grandparents Day. Older people are the butt of a lot of jokes in the entertainment world, but there is nothing mockable about these six movie grandparents.
  • Apple set to announce latest iPhone in September

    In a world where phones are constantly evolving and companies are trying to one-up on one another, Apple will announce its latest game-changer on Tuesday.
  • British reporter taken on wild virtual reality ride on live TV

    With the advancements in technology and virtual-reality simulations, the line between what is real and what is not can feel more blurred than ever these days. 
  • YouTube prankster picks up girls in toy car at Arizona State University

    The main campus of Arizona State University has long been a hotbed for public pranks, but this one from YouTube user ThatWasEpic might take the cake.
  • Even the worst shows can help us celebrate TV’s 90 years

    A young man with a dream made waves on this date 90 years ago, paving the way for future days, evenings and weekends spent on the sofa laughing, crying and cheering.
  • Intense video of plane flying through Hurricane Irma surfaces on Twitter

    Members of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Hurricane Hunters posted a terrifying video of them flying through the eye of Hurricane Irma on Tuesday. 
  • Flames spew from airplane in Japan after bird strike

    A scary situation for any flyer occurred in Japan when flames came out of an airlines flight after a reported bird strike.
  • Dog can’t contain itself after owners surprise her with new bed

    Humans get excited over a new phone, but for dogs it's about the simpler things in life like going on walks and, how could anyone forget, getting a new bed.