Sunday, August 23, 2015
Women will parade topless through the streets of New York on Sunday, flashing their breasts in the name of feminist liberation as they celebrate annual GoTopless Day.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Humans are super-predators that upset the natural balance on Earth by killing far too many adult animals and fish, scientists said Thursday, urging a focus on catching fewer and smaller creatures.
Globalization was supposed to tear down barriers, but security fears and a widespread refusal to help migrants and refugees have fuelled a new spate of wall-building across the world, even if experts doubt their long-term effectiveness.
Friday, August 21, 2015
With some help from Japanese volunteers, more than 80 foreigners from around the world, including the United States, Russia and Malaysia, donned casual summer kimonos called "yukata" for a stroll around old Tokyo this month.
Japan said Thursday it is eyeing a cheaper alternative to the pricey gift it gives to people turning 100 each year, in a nation famous for its long-living population.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Face taut, muscles bulging, his rigid body suspended horizontally in the air on a pole, Bakr al-Makadmeh's "street workout" showcases the urban bodybuilding making ripples in Gaza.
Monday, August 17, 2015
With their narrow head and long legs, greyhounds are one of the fastest dog breeds on earth, making them the preferred choice of hunters in Spain to catch rabbits and hares.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
Couples from across the world have gathered in Times Square, New York City Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of a famous kiss celebrating the end of World War II.
Who needs nine lives? Corduroy the cat seems to be getting the most out of this one, having recently turned a record-setting 26 years old -- or approximately 120 "cat years."