‘Ghostlike’ Octopus Discovered in Pacific Depths near Hawaii – Appears to be New Species

NEW YORK, New York – An underwater research craft has spotted a “ghostlike” octopus that appears to belong to a previously unknown species on the ocean floor near Hawaii, a discovery that highlights how little is known about the deep sea, a U.S. zoologist said on Saturday.

The milky white creature, nicknamed “Casper the … Continue Reading ››

Disneyland to Start Construction of ‘Star Wars’ Land in April

ANAHEIM, California – Construction will begin next month on “Star Wars” land, the biggest expansion of Disneyland in decades, Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Robert Iger announced at the company’s annual shareholders meeting, saying the attraction “will be great.”

At the meeting in Chicago, Iger said groundbreaking for the 14-acre “Star Wars”-themed land will take … Continue Reading ››

Seven Rare Ty Cobb Baseball Cards Found in Old Paper Bag

<p><br />Seven century-old baseball cards found recently inside a crumpled paper bag in the south have been authenticated as rare Ty Cobb cards, a California-based memorabilia expert announced Wednesday.<br /><br />The seven T206 Ty Cobb cards from a 1909-1911 series are expected to be worth “well into the seven figures” altogether, Joe Orlando, president of … Continue Reading ››