Thursday, November 5, 2015
Christie's is set to sell personal possessions of the late British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, including papers, mementos, clothes -- and her iconic handbags.
A long-lost Walt Disney animated film has been discovered in a British archive and will be screened for the first time in 87 years, the British Film Institute (BFI) announced Tuesday.
Gas produced by decaying human waste is a potentially major source of energy, providing electricity for millions of homes while improving sanitary conditions in developing countries, says a U.N. report released Tuesday.
Melting ice in West Antarctica is a major concern for global sea levels, and a key area may already be unstable enough to unleash three meters of ocean rise, scientists said Monday.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Work finally started on Monday to renovate the Monte-Cristo mansion near Paris that was once home to famed novelist Alexandre Dumas, author of classics including "The Three Musketeers."
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.
Humankind marked an off-the-planet pinnacle Monday: the 15th anniversary of continuous residency at the International Space Station.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
A U.S.-born Sumatran rhino arrived in his ancestral home of Indonesia on Sunday, making the long journey from Cincinnati, Ohio, on a mission to mate to help save his critically endangered species from extinction.
Monday, November 2, 2015
Concert promoters hoping to bring out legends such as Whitney Houston, Billie Holiday and Elvis Presley used to face an obvious problem -- the singers are dead.
New York City's giant Halloween Parade brought thousands to the streets Saturday to celebrate the ghoulish and spooky -- from Donald Trump to witches; from bacon to a pervert in training.