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Photos: Hats off to graduates

Photos: Hats off to graduates

Many of the Class of 2014 University of Oregon graduates adorned their mortarboards with decor, from the celebratory to the sublime to the silly.

'Holy Cow' burger boasts entire cow between buns

'Holy Cow' burger boasts entire cow between buns
Photo courtesy: Red’s True Barbecue/WENN.com

Ever eat a big hamburger and think: "I feel like I ate the whole cow!"

At one American-style restaurant in Leeds and Manchester, England, you can do just that, literally.

For just 25 British Pounds ($42 USD) you can feast on the complete nose-to-tail experience, celebrating the entire cow and its 17 types of beef in just one burger.

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Photos: More dramatic pics of Earth from International Space Station

Photos: More dramatic pics of Earth from International Space Station
We flew over a big tropical cyclone “Guito” near Madagascar this morning. (Photo & Caption courtesy Koichi Wakata (@Astro_Wakata) and NASA)

Photos: WWII war planes flyover Seattle to honor D-Day anniversary

Photos: WWII war planes flyover Seattle to honor D-Day anniversary
The unique formation honored the 70th anniversary of D-Day, one of the most important days in U.S. history. The lead Mustang in the formation flew four sorties on June 6, 1944 over the beaches of Normandy. Nicknamed "their little friend" by Allied bomber crews in World War II, the P-51 Mustang emerged in 1942 as the fast, high-altitude fighter that could escort bombers deep into enemy territory and turn the tide of losses sustained during long-range missions.

Photos: Sky View Observatory at Seattle's Columbia Tower

Photos: Sky View Observatory at Seattle's Columbia Tower
The Sky View Observatory is located on the 73rd floor of Columbia Center. At nearly 1,000 feet it offers the tallest public viewing area west of the Mississippi. The 360 degree panoramic view includes Mt. Baker, Bellevue, the Cascade Mountains, Mt. Rainier, Elliott Bay, the Olympic Mountains, the Space Needle and the city of Seattle. The Sky View Observatory is open from 9am to 10pm daily. (Image: Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

New natural history exhibit opens Friday at UO

New natural history exhibit opens Friday at UO »Play Video
The Explore Oregon exhibit opens at the University of Oregon this week

The University of Oregon's Museum of Natural and Cultural History is set to open "Explore Oregon" and welcome the public to the new 2,755-square-foot exhibition hall devoted to the state's natural history and geology.

The grand-opening celebration kicks off with a public reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, May 30, and continues with an open-house celebration from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, May 31–June 1.

Both events are free and will take place at the museum, 1680 E. 15th Ave.

Photos: Fans rock out to end Sasquatch 2014

Photos: Fans rock out to end Sasquatch 2014
Tens of thousands of music fans come from all over the country to the Gorge Amphitheater in Washington State for the annual music festival. The festival runs from May 23rd-25th and features over a hundred bands. May 25th 2014. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

Brand new meteor shower set for Friday night

Brand new meteor shower set for Friday night »Play Video
Perseid meteor over Keller, Wash. on Aug. 8, 2013. (Photo: YouNews contributor Rocky Raybell)

It's not often in a lifetime you get treated to a brand new meteor shower that no one has ever seen before, but that is the case Friday night with the (pardon me a moment while I go copy and paste this:) Camelopardalids Meteor Shower.

Williams interview with Snowden to air May 28

Williams interview with Snowden to air May 28
The interview airs at 10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28.

NBC Nightly News anchor and managing editor Brian Williams traveled to Moscow this week for an exclusive, wide-ranging interview with Edward Snowden.

The former NSA contractor's first-ever American television interview will air in an hour-long NBC News primetime special on Wednesday, May 28, at 10 p.m.

Man calls 911: 'Where can I buy some marijuana this morning?'

The man appeared serious and surprised that he had called 911 earlier this month and asked a Washington County dispatcher where he could buy some pot.

Firefighter: 11 ducklings saved from certain peril

Firefighter: 11 ducklings saved from certain peril
Photo: Mount Vernon Fire Department
Eleven ducklings trapped in a storm drain are alive and well thanks to two alert Mount Vernon residents and a resourceful crew with the city's fire department.

Photos: Underwater photo contest winners

Photos: Underwater photo contest winners
Whale shark incoming! Gulf of Mexico, Mexico. Sharks Category Petteri Viljakainen - gold Underwater Photography website recently unveiled the winners of their 2013/14 Underwater Photography Competition. Categories include Wide Angle/Natural Light, temperate Waters, Macro Nudibranchia (Sea slugs), Wide Angle Marine Life, Topside, Wide Angle Divers, Over/Under Sea, Fashion…and Wide Angle Wrecks to name but a few Featuring: Atmosphere When: 24 Apr 2014 Credit: Supplied by WENN.com