Man Dons Bee Suit Made of 460,000 Live Insects

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_4a0ff8c4cd.jpgSTR/AFP/Getty Images (CHONGQING) -- A Chinese beekeeper covered his half naked body with nearly half a million bees in order to sell more honey, and managed to walk away with only slightly more than 20 stings, he said. She Ping, 34, a honey merchant from Chongqing province in Southwest China, pulled off the feat, known as "bee bearding" with the help of his wife and fellow bee keepers who covered Ping in a "bee dress" weighing more than 45 kilograms (100 pounds).

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Iran: Illegal to Ban UN Ambassador

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_7316c46057.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- Iran says the U.S. decision to refuse a visa to the man nominated as its ambassador to the UN contravenes international law and America's obligations as host country for the UN's headquarters. Hamid Aboutalebi was part of a student group that held American hostages at the U.S. embassy in Tehran after its seizure in 1979. Earlier Friday the White House said the U.S. had communicated to Iran that its UN ambassador pick was “not viable.”

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Australia PM 'Confident' Detected Signals Belong to Missing Malaysia Flight

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_819a7e7c67.jpgChung Sung-Jun/Getty Images (BEIJING) -- Two dozen ships and planes spent another day searching the Indian Ocean from above amid growing confidence about what lies below -- Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, the Beijing-bound plane that vanished March 8 with 239 people on board. "We have very much narrowed down the search area and we are very confident that the signals that we are detecting are from the black box on MH370," said Tony Abbott, the prime minister of Australia, during a visit to China Friday.

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'Tired' Oscar Pistorius Breaks Down in Court

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_7a7c143f46.jpg Deaan Vivier/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images (PRETORIA, South Africa) -- Oscar Pistorius broke down in court Friday, crying during cross examination from prosecutor Gerrie Nel as he was asked about the night he shot and killed his girlfriend. "Yes, I am emotional," Pistorius said, crying. "This is the night I lost the person I care about. I don't know why people can't understand that."

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Australian PM Expresses Confidence Pings Coming from Flight 370

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_fbe50d4763.jpgDavid Hardenberg/Getty Images (PERTH, Australia) -- On the 34th day since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished with 239 people on board, Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday that authorities are confident searchers have picked up sounds from the missing plane's black boxes. Due to this optimism, Abbot said the search for what may be the wreckage of Flight 370 has been narrowed to a small area of the southern Indian Ocean.

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