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French researchers link Marijuana use to heart problems

Young people who use marijuana may be at risk for heart attacks and other serious cardiovascular problems, a new study suggests.

Water becoming more valuable than gold

Something that many might take for granted is becoming highly coveted: water. In fact, water has become more precious than gold.

Man who dresses like Spider-Man is running for office in India

Forget going door-to-door, Gaurav Sharma, 31, campaigns from window-to-window. He's an independent candidate running for a seat in India's general election from South Mumbai.

Astronaut takes selfie in space

Have you seen this selfie yet? Its out of this world, literally! That’s astronaut Rick Mastracchio. He’s at the International Space Station.

VIDEO: French daredevils set base jumping record in Dubai

Two French daredevil jumpers who live by the adage "go big, or go home,"decided to go for a record, by leaping off the world's tallest building, The Burj Khalifa in Dubai.

This machine makes drinking water from thin air

  Water. A vital nutrient, yet one that is inaccessible to many worldwide.

Man eats gold bars to avoid taxes in India

When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of abdominal pain, they had no idea they'd extract a fortune.

Royal baby has fun at Australian zoo on Easter Sunday

Britain's Prince William and his wife the Duchess of Cambridge attended Easter services Sunday in Sydney, Australia. And then they did something many families around the world enjoy doing.

NBA player plans to open Hooters in Russia

  Andrei Kirilenko, the National Basketball Association player known as AK-47, plans to open five Hooters franchise restaurants in his native Russia.

5,000 mile transatlantic kayak trip almost over for Polish man

Olek Doba's slow, lonely kayak journey across the Atlantic Ocean is nearing an end this week.