Only a bridge separates the Shuar village of El Tink from threat of military and mining interests in high-profile dispute resulting in death and displacementMilitary drones and police helicopters circle above the Shuar indigenous village of El Tink, an...
The best and most playful of birds.Image: Chameleons Eye/REX/ShutterstockIf you've ever had a kea nibble your car tyre or seen the mountain parrot move a traffic cone for no earthly reason, you'd know these cheeky birds do things...
As article 50 is about to be triggered, how do people feel in Smethwick, a Midlands town that voted to leave?I moved to Bearwood in Smethwick in the hot summer of 1976. We were moving up, leaving behind the...
(CNN)Here is a look at the life of actress, singer and dancer Doris Day.Birth place: Cincinnati, Ohio Birth name: Doris Mary Ann von KappelhoffFather: Frederick Wilhelm "William" von Kappelhoff, a music teacherMother: Alma (Welz) von KappelhoffMarriages: Barry Comden...
A petting zoo in Russia claims to be suing an advertising agency that used their raccoon Thomas to film an "erotic" television advert. SEE ALSO: Chill raccoon hitches a ride on a garbage truck, steals some hearts, remains unfazed...
Findings raise possibility that a future therapy that rids the body of senescent cells might protect against the ravages of old agePurging retired cells from the body has been shown to undo the ravages of old age in a...
Lee de Paauw, 18, having surgery after sustaining injuries to arm and hand during swim in Johnstone River in states far northA teenager is undergoing surgery to his arm after being bitten by a crocodile in a far north...
George Orwell wrote a shocking account of a colonial policeman who kills an elephant and is filled with self-loathing. But was this fiction or a confession? An Orwell expert introduces the original storyBritish imperialism being a largely commercial...
Grizz the dog was shot after a three-hour mission to recover him.Image: AVSECPeople are upset after police shot a dog on the run at Auckland Airport in New Zealand. The dog, named Grizz, had been on the loose...