Life is no longer a beach for Exuma’s famous swimming pigs in The Bahamas after several of them were discovered dead. Tourists being too generous with their alcohol has been blamed for the mysterious deaths.
After German police tweeted the age and nationality of the man who ploughed into civilians in Heidelberg, racist trolls were quick to have their say. German authorities were even quicker to put them in their place though.
China has long been known as a heavy polluter as a result of its rapid industrialization in recent decades, but now it is by far the world’s leading solar energy superpower with some truly impressive honors, including the world’s largest solar farm.
The son of a multi-millionaire Greek businessman has crashed his speeding Porsche into a parked car causing both vehicles to erupt in flames. The driver and three others were tragically killed in the crash, including a mother and her three-year-old child.
Packing light is a foreign concept to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, who will bring two Mercedes-Benz limousines, more than 400 tons (metric) of luggage and his own private escalator with him on his month-long Asian trip.
In what can only be described as a strange coincidence, the two people responsible for the biggest Oscar fail in history recently gave an interview discussing what would happen if the wrong winner was announced at the awards.
Humans have landed men on the moon, explored the solar system in detail, found habitable worlds in neighboring solar systems and sent probes far into interstellar space. Now NASA wants to send a spacecraft to “touch the sun.”
The Spanish government has taken a radical step to arrest the country's declining birth rate – by creating the position of a ‘Sex Tsar’. It’s part of a bid to encourage a baby boom and counteract the population slump.
We'd generally disagree that life in Vladivostok – or anywhere in Russia – is no walk in the park. But winter driving can take your life to extremes. Like this Mazda owner, who managed to survive uncontrolled ice speeding only to see a bus skidding at him, full speed.