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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Reuters | Updated at 11:38am on March 03, 2017
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has embraced the ‘selfie’, taking part in a number of light-hearted self-shot pictures and videos during his tour of Asia that...
Agence France Presse | Updated at 09:09pm on February 25, 2017
An artist entombed inside a 12-tonne rock for nearly three days has described the experience as like ‘tripping’, insisting he would stick it out for a week...
Agence Frace Presse | Updated at 09:33pm on January 09, 2017
An Emirates flight from Muscat to Dubai was cancelled after baggage handlers discovered a snake in the aircraft's cargo hold.
Reuters | Updated at 08:47pm on January 02, 2017
The iconic hillside sign overlooking Southern California's film-and-television hub was defaced overnight in honor of marijuana...
Agence Frace Presse | Updated at 08:36pm on January 02, 2017
A French tourist was bitten by a crocodile inside a Thai national park as she tried to get close to the fearsome animal to take a selfie, an official said on Monday.