Mon, Mar 30 2015
- A 4-year-old Pennsylvania girl surprised a driver and passengers when she boarded a public bus alone in the middle of the night on a quest for a sugary slushy, transportation officials said on Sunday.
Thu, Mar 26 2015
SINGAPORE - Bakery chain BreadTalk Group apologised and pulled a bun commemorating the city-state's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew, from its stores after drawing flak from social media users who said the baked goods were insensitive.
Wed, Mar 25 2015
NEW ORLEANS - When an 18-wheeler truck became stranded by the side of a Louisiana road, two elephants inside came to the rescue.
Mon, Mar 16 2015
NAGORO, Japan - Tsukimi Ayano made her first scarecrow 13 years ago to frighten off birds pecking at seeds in her garden. The life-sized straw doll resembled her father, so she made more. And then couldn't stop. | Video
Fri, Mar 20 2015
PATNA, India - Images of Indian students blatantly cheating on school-leaving examinations under the noses of supervisors have gone viral, inviting ridicule on Twitter and exposing flaws in the much-maligned education system of an impoverished eastern state.
- An Ohio man freed last year after spending 39 years in jail for a murder he did not commit will receive more than $1 million (677,435 pounds) from the state for his wrongful imprisonment, court records show.
Tue, Mar 17 2015
BELGRADE - The Serbian government asked people on Tuesday not to dispose of hand grenades and other munitions in the garbage, hoping to minimise accidents as it imposes tighter controls over privately held weapons.
Mon, Mar 16 2015
LONDON - There was no murder at the world's biggest dog show, rather the three-year-old Irish setter Jagger was most likely poisoned upon its return to Belgium, the British event's organiser said on Monday.
ISLAMABAD - A Pakistani motorcyclist has been arrested in the eastern city of Lahore after police caught him riding naked along a busy road, days after a video of his exploits went viral on social media.