Sunday, August 2, 2015
PBS and the nonprofit group TED are teaming up to offer a six-night live event in New York this November with speakers including actor Adam Driver, musician Rufus Wainwright and author Sebastian Junger.
Saturday, August 1, 2015
A female badger was recovering at a Polish animal shelter Wednesday, two days after the party animal was found passed out on a beach from having too much to drink.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
A fugitive has been arrested after U.S. federal agents saw his photo in a Washington state newspaper that ran a story about a low-budget horror movie.
Move over Tinder -- a crop of dating apps in smartphone-addicted Asia is offering to recruit friends for group dates or send along a chaperone to steer the course of romance.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Flexing her muscles in defiance of the Gulf's conservative cultural stereotypes, bodybuilder Haifa Musawi has lost all hope of pumping iron for Bahrain so now is looking elsewhere for recognition.
The first Hispanic to run the FBI's largest field office almost never got there.
Barking and snarling in his cage, "Killer" -- South Africa's most successful poacher-catching canine -- looks ready for another helicopter mission tracking down armed hunters who slaughter rhinos for their horns.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Blood-shot eyes fixed menacingly on their foe and snorting furiously, two giant bulls smash into each other with shuddering force: in Japanese bullfighting, matadors need not apply.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Denied entry to watch his favorite soccer team, Osama Gamal glumly settled on a sidewalk outside and followed the match live on his phone as policemen guarded the near-empty stadium.