Monday, August 3, 2015
A spate of thefts targeting the bright red post boxes that have been a feature of Britain's street corners since the 19th century have forced the postal service to fight back -- with an arsenal of hi-tech tools.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Traveling at speeds of up to 390 kilometers per hour, 164 skydivers flying head-down built the largest ever vertical skydiving formation Friday over central Illinois, smashing the previous record.
A Japanese fashion designer living illegally in France presented his latest women's collection at the Palace of Justice in Paris on Friday in a last-ditch effort to get his papers, his lawyer said.
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.