Vice-president Joe Biden said on Saturday that his son Beau had died of brain cancer, at the age of 46. “The entire Biden family is saddened beyond words,” Biden said in a statement released by the White
(CNN) — Two of B.B. King's daughters are alleging that the blues legend was poisoned to death by his closest associates. But the coroner says preliminary autopsy results don't support that contention.
(CNN) — How do all seven cars and the engine of an Amtrak train jump the rails, sending passengers, luggage, laptops and more flying? One possibility loomed over all others Wednesday: speed. Authorities
Urban migration, dwindling birthrates and an ageing society are combining to present Japanese education authorities with a big problem In Aone’s historic wooden schoolhouse, decked out in the kind of artwork
The unmanned cargo vessel Progress M-27M malfunctioned on a £25 million resupply mission to the International Space Station A Russian spacecraft that is spinning out of control towards Earth after a malfunction
Probably not, but check back in 30 years The Progress Eagle is a gigantic concept airliner by designer Oscar Viñals. It's an amazing air transit behemoth, with solar panels and a giant wind turbine, all
Few things are more enjoyable than whiling away the afternoon in a bookstore, flipping through best sellers, first editions, and new discoveries. Except, perhaps, when that bookstore is as captivating
The gang that raided a safe deposit vault in the heart of London’s jewellery district were inside the building when police decided not to respond to an alarm that could have led them to interrupt the heist.
Passion Pit is a band made up of one man: 27-year-old Michael Angelakos. When he signed with Columbia Records in 2009, Angelakos went from playing house parties in Boston to touring the world. Passion
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
As cities get more crowded, why not build down? Kieran Nash profiles some of the world’s most unusual underground constructions, from Australian rock homes to Beijing’s subterranean spaces. In many respects,