Saturday, April 19, 2014
A Finnish passenger accused of making a hoax bomb threat on a Cathay Pacific flight wielded a chocolate bar like a sword and demanded that the plane be diverted so he could attend the Winter Olympics, a report said Friday.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
There is no crime or traffic and in this Antarctic hamlet paychecks can be much higher than on the Chilean mainland. Plus, the penguins are very cute.
Friday, April 11, 2014
Baggage screeners at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport have discovered two World War I artillery shells in checked luggage that arrived on a flight from London.
Sunday, April 6, 2014
Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
New York's bikeshare program may be hugely popular with just over 100,000 annual members but after operating less than a year, it is desperately searching for a US$14 million investment.
A Pakistani policeman has been suspended for bringing a case of attempted murder against a nine-month old boy and forcing the crying infant to appear in court, officials said Friday.
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Friday, April 4, 2014
What could be controversial about the city of Toronto congratulating Canada's Olympic and Paralympic athletes?
The latest pitchman in Samsung's marketing machine: an unwitting U.S. President Barack Obama.
Amazon is making a bid to enter Americans' living rooms with Amazon Fire TV, a new set-top box that allows streaming of online video, music and other content to televisions.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Only a handful of professional musicians can play it, but a rare instrument banned in the 19th century is making a comeback, and even seducing a new generation of rock and electro stars.