Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Haircuts of a spiky and unorthodox nature have reportedly been banned in Iran because they imply devil-worship, while tattoos and other male bodily adornments are also being outlawed.
Saturday, May 2, 2015
A once-barren bank of the Ye river in central China now has 12,000 trees irrigated by a small canal, thanks to unlikely but dedicated gardeners: two friends, one blind and one without arms.
Friday, May 1, 2015
Shaped like an Egyptian wonder, the Memphis landmark known as the Pyramid stopped being a regular venue for basketball games and concerts in 2004.
The performances of daredevil tightrope walker Nik Wallenda have taken him between Chicago skyscrapers, over Niagara Falls and across a gorge near the Grand Canyon. He can now add a spinning Ferris wheel to the list.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov accepted a new honorific title, the "People's Horse Breeder," on Sunday at celebrations for the Day of the Horse in the isolated Central Asian country.
Monday, April 27, 2015
There's something about a British general election that brings out oddballs, loons and eccentric buffoons who dream of making it to parliament.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
The pups came from as far away as New Jersey and Tennessee in hopes of landing a new nickname: "Beautiful Bulldog."