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Human remains found in a tomb underneath Washington Square Park

Human remains found in a tomb underneath Washington Square Park

The second vault doesn't appear to be a "potter's field", which is known to be a part of another section of the park. They were also described as "well-preserved", and appear to be burial ground of one or two defunct churches. Access by vehicles and pedestrians near the area will be restricted, officials said. City workers have made a cryptic discovery near Washington Square Park.



Global Warming may force people to feel less inclined to have Sex

Economists from the National Bureau of Economic Research examined 80 years' worth of United States birth and temperature data, and found that whenever the thermometer rose past 80°F, or about 27°C, birth rates dropped 8 to 10 months later. There are lots of things out there that can put a damper on your sex drive. Assuming the worst - that emissions will continue to increase unchecked - the researchers estimated that from 2070 to 2099, the United States could have 64 more days each year ...



Venus Williams survives scare

Caroline Wozniacki's season ended prematurely when she retired from the WTA Elite Trophy to ensure Roberta Vinci joins Venus Williams and Karolina Pliskova in the semi-finals.



CMA Stars Read "Mean Tweets"

Performers like Willie Nelson, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Rascal Flatts, and more took their hits in stride - perhaps mainly because numerous tweets were either nonsensical or reflected more poorly on the mystery tweeter.



Free Taco Bell Crunchwraps until 11 a.m., thanks to Lorenzo Cain

Folks, you have just over an hour left to get your free Taco Bell A.M. Crunchwrap courtesy of Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain . If you're on the East Coast, you're unfortunately too late to cash in: the giveaways only last until 11 AM. "In Game 1 of the World Series, Lorenzo Cain stole a base", Taco Bell said on its website . For the uninitiated, an A.M. Crunchwrap consists of eggs, cheese, hash browns, spicy sauce, and either bacon or a sausage patty wrapped and flattened in a ...


Bihar battle ends, exit polls split on outcome

Bihar battle ends, exit polls split on outcome

In Bihar, where Muslims are in a minority, the exit poll of Today's Chanakya showed only 9 percent of Muslim voters said they supported the BJP-led coalition, with 85 percent favoring its competition. That's not to say Chanakya hasn't had its share of misses. Even before the exit polls were telecast, JD-U spokesman K.C. Tyagi told IANS in Patna that the Grand Alliance was confident of winning a "stupendous mandate".