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.
Omkarnath spends his days searching New Delhi for drugs. A call to the phone number printed boldly on his saffron-colored tunic reveals his alternate identity: "Hello, I am Medicine Baba."
Friday, July 24, 2015
A 254-kilogram man biking across the United States to lose weight hit a snag in Rhode Island.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
"I was already saying I'd go live in the Congo when I was nine or 10," says Willem Boulanger, who after satisfying that dream is embarking at age 83 on another -- founding a game reserve near Kolwezi.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Magdalena Chudzicka, a mother of four, is rolling out her welcome mat.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Saturday, July 18, 2015
With its thumb raised skyward and a grin on its digital face, the robotic creation of two researchers in Canada is about to start a hitchhiking journey across the U.S.
Friday, July 17, 2015
More than 70 years after Gennady Vinogradov was born in the small village of Sheshurino, northwest of Moscow, he just asks for one thing: to be able to die there in dignity.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
When Army Sgt. Patrick Hart decided a decade ago that he would not serve in the war in Iraq, he expected to follow the same path as thousands of American war resisters during the Vietnam era and take refuge across the border.
Deep underground, where huge conveyer belts haul rocks to the surface, 33-year-old mother of two Bernice Motsieloa represents the quiet revolution transforming the macho culture of South African mining.