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Aussie bureaucrats urged to report time-wasting colleagues

In a memo, the Australian Taxation Office management warned that falsifying working hours by slacking off could be considered fraud.

February 20, 2018

Leaping elk crashes low-flying research chopper in Utah

The elk jumped into the chopper's tail rotor as the aircraft flew low, with its crew trying to drop a net on the elk.

February 14, 2018

Romanian study: Half-day old snow is safe to eat

How safe is it to eat snow? A Romanian university has published the results of just such a study.

February 10, 2018

Ticket typo invites guests to Trump's 'State of the Uniom'

Issued by the Office of the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper, the tickets are for seats in the gallery, meant for spouses and guests of Congress members.

January 31, 2018