Wednesday, November 4, 2015
A British tree thought to be up to 5,000 years old has started to change sex, a "rare and unusual" phenomenon not fully understood by scientists, a botanist said Monday.
Sunday, November 1, 2015
A Star Wars-loving Utah family devised an elaborate and awe-inspiring solution to the challenge of finding a Halloween costume for their 5-year-old son with cerebral palsy.
The White House on Friday welcomed flocks of costumed children to its annual Halloween event where U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, gave out candy and fruit bars.
Wearing traditional broad-brimmed hats and red neckerchiefs, their trousers tucked into soft, leather boots, the South American gauchos trot on handsome horses down the street of the small southern community.
Saturday, October 31, 2015
Wally the Welsh corgi used to get dressed up to go trick-or-treating for Halloween, often as a banana, once as a dinosaur.
A massive U.S. surveillance blimp broke loose from its mooring Wednesday, sparking power outages as it drifted around Pennsylvania dragging a 2,000 or so meter-long cable before eventually easing down to Earth, officials said.
Inmates at Italy's largest women's prison gathered in the jail yard Thursday to shake their hips in a flash mob dance -- in honor of Pope Francis.
On Monday, while the U.S. public was captivated by footage of a teenager being flipped over her desk and dragged across the classroom, another video was going viral too.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Bolivia's health ministry announced a novel idea Tuesday to cheer up carnivores worried by a U.N. agency's warning that red meat "probably" causes cancer: switch to llamas.