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    Chicago police arrest 14-year-old in sex assault on Facebook

    Associated Press | Updated at 11:45am on April 02, 2017

    A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that was streamed live on Facebook and watched by about 40 people who didn't report it to authorities, police said late Saturday...

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    Teens wearing leggings barred from United flight

    Associated Press | Updated at 03:24pm on March 27, 2017

    Two teenage girls were barred by a gate agent from boarding a United Airlines flight from Denver to Minneapolis on Sunday because they...

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    ‘Troll's Penis’ to be re-erected in Norway

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:16am on June 27, 2017

    Norwegians have come out en masse to raise nearly 20,000 euros to repair an eye-catching penis-shaped rock formation apparently knocked down by vandals, an online collection showed on Monday...

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    Hawaii-bound flight diverted over blanket dispute

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 04:52pm on March 09, 2017

    A flight from Las Vegas to Honolulu was diverted to Los Angeles on Wednesday after a passenger refused to pay $12 for a blanket and was...

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    From Planet Earth II, the man who lives with hyenas

    BBC | Updated at 09:05am on December 07, 2016

    Spotted hyenas are the second largest land predator in Africa (after lions). They are feared for their raids on towns where they have been known to...

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    China eatery in Japan soars on pregnant panda hopes

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 04:55pm on May 23, 2017

    Swelling hopes for a baby panda in Tokyo have bumped up the stock price of a Chinese restaurant chain in the area, with locals setting their...

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    Hundreds protest stray dog poisonings in Macedonia 

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:36am on April 10, 2017

    Hundreds of people have gathered in Macedonia's capital of Skopje to protest a recent spate of stray dog poisonings in several cities around the country...

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    Spider venom may offer stroke therapy

    BBC | Updated at 09:34am on March 21, 2017

    A protein in spider venom may help protect the brain from injury after a stroke, according to research...

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    Lawmakers call on US Marines to investigate nude photo network

    Reuters | Updated at 08:10pm on March 06, 2017

    Senior US lawmakers on Sunday condemned the suspected distribution of nude photographs of female Marines to military personnel and veterans via a social media network that promotes sexual violence, and called on the Marine Corps to fully investigate...

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    Oscar blunder duo given bodyguards after ‘death threats’

    BBC | Updated at 12:46pm on March 03, 2017

    The two accountants who muddled up the main award envelopes at Sunday’s Oscars ceremony have been given bodyguards following reports...