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Grizzly bear steals GoPro camera, shoots up-close video

In a YouTube video posted by British visual ecologist John Kitchin, a young female grizzly bear takes his camera and proceeds to give an up-close-and-personal view of what it might be like to be swallowed alive by the North American giant.

Governor signs law in response to Abu-Jamal commencement address

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has signed into law a measure he says is intended to curb the "obscene celebrity" he says is cultivated by convicts like Mumia Abu-Jamal, who is serving a life sentence for the 1981 killing of a Philadelphia police officer.

Earth's magnetic field could flip in our lifetime

A pilot looking down at her plane controls and realizing magnetic north is hovering somewhere over Antarctica may sound like a scene from a science-fiction movie, but new research suggests the idea isn't so far-fetched in the relatively near future

Gene Simmons: Young women should marry older men

Gene Simmons describes his latest book, "Me, Inc.," as a Cliff Notes for how to live your life, including common sense advice on how to succeed in marriage, careers, and parenting.