Saturday, August 16, 2014
Bright red police leaflets warning Times Square tourists that photos with costumed characters are free, and tipping is optional, are taking a bite out of the bottom line for the many Elmos, Mickey Mouses, SpongeBobs and Statues of Liberty who dress up to help make ends meet.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has become the latest celebrity to be doused by a bucket of ice-cold water — and now he wants Bill Gates to follow suit.
An Australian hospital apologized “unreservedly” Thursday after sending out notices to the doctors of more than 200 patients telling them they had died instead of being discharged.
Saturday, August 9, 2014
Neanderthals may have caught, butchered and cooked wild pigeons long before modern humans became regular consumers of bird meat, a study revealed on Thursday.
Monkey see, monkey do. But when a monkey takes a selfie, who owns the copyright?
For a French cognac expert, Alexandre Gabriel has some interesting things to say about gin.
Broadway musicals aren't often set in funeral homes, but one is about to — “Fun Home.”
A zoo in the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea has welcomed its latest arrival — a “zebroid,” or “zonkey,” which was born after a lonesome zebra got intimate with a donkey.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Robert “Bobby” Tufts may have lost his bid for a third consecutive term as mayor of his tiny northern Minnesota tourist town, but the 5-year-old isn't taking it too hard.
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Poles are posting photos of themselves with apples online along with mocking comments to protest a Russian ban on Polish food.