Saturday, December 14, 2013
Doctors at a British hospital were startled when an upset patient told them that the clock in his ward had announced his time was up, the British Medical Journal (BMJ) reported on Thursday.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
A stuffed toy wolf has sold out at Hong Kong's IKEA stores, the Swedish furniture giant said Tuesday, after it became an unlikely symbol of opposition to the city's unpopular government.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
The Sydney Opera House has come up with a novel new way to raise funds and boost the building's profile by selling “virtual” ownership of the tiles on its tallest sail.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Lights, trees, gingerbread and the Grinch are among the Christmastime attractions on display around the country. Here are some details.
In one of the world's best cities for bicycles, Copenhagen cyclists are earning a reputation for recklessness and arrogance, prompting calls for politicians to back-pedal on plans to further boost bike traffic.
Thirty-five pilot whales stranded in a remote part of Florida's Everglades National Park headed toward deeper waters Thursday, raising hopes that they could be saved.
Friday, December 6, 2013
Japanese police said Thursday they have arrested a woman for calling them more than 15,000 times over a six-month period. Authorities repeatedly visited the 44-year-old and asked her to cease and desist.
U.S. President Barack Obama admitted Wednesday he was not allowed to have an iPhone owing to security fears — explaining why he is sometimes seen with a bulky super secure Blackberry.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Television viewers in Bismarck, North Dakota, were treated to some real class this weekend when none other than the great Ron Burgundy read them the news.
New Zealand's national airline unveiled a giant image Monday of the dragon Smaug on one of its planes to celebrate the premiere of the second movie in the Hobbit trilogy.