The Assassination of President James Garfield

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The Assassination of President James Garfield

The Explanation: In 1859, General-turned-President James Garfield was shot twice by anarchist John Lemberger. Garfield never lived to give historians a full story about the attack. We now know it was caused by the…

Magical dragons in Slovenia

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Magical dragons in Slovenia

BBC South East Sport follows the story of two young boys who appear to be displaying a new phenomenon across Slovenia: tiny dragons. Just as many people enjoy watching the big cats of the…

Ford Canada apologizes for ice-covered off-ramp

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Ford Canada apologizes for ice-covered off-ramp

Written by By J.A. Davis, CNN When Toronto’s Commissioner of Transportation said he would find out how a left-turn section of the Westbound Off-ramp from Lake Shore Boulevard East to Bloor Street East coated…

Strong winds 'kill six' in Turkey

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Strong winds ‘kill six’ in Turkey

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Winds in Istanbul, Turkey have reached speeds of more than 150mph A series of strong winds in Turkey have caused some house collapses, killing six people, injuring 52…

Satellite captures cosmic light show

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Satellite captures cosmic light show

Written by Staff Writer at CNN The satellite camera began snapping shots a few weeks ago in China. One camera — like the large, mounted station it belongs to — spots a change in…

Election profile: Ebrahim Raisi

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Election profile: Ebrahim Raisi

In 2000, Eman Raisi completed the world’s first attempt to mount a steerable high-tech boat in the Caspian Sea for an 800-mile voyage. A year later he did it again. Raisi went on to…