Congress ordered destruction of vital sea-ice probe The Republican majority in the US Congress has been accused of deliberately obstructing research on global warming after it emerged that a critically
The Super Test-Drive Center in Guangzhou is open for business. It is no longer enough simply to test-drive a vehicle by riding around the block while a salesperson gives you their well-rehearsed patter.
It was supposed to be the jail from which no inmate could escape - or if they were foolhardy enough to try, would surely perish in the attempt. Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary sat on the eponymous island
An Indian adventurer has declared himself the ruler of an unclaimed strip of land in North Africa and is encouraging interested parties to apply for citizenship. Suyash Dixit travelled hundreds of miles
Fast-food chain Burger King has launched its own crypto-currency, called WhopperCoin, in Russia. Customers will be able to claim one coin for every rouble (1.3p) they spend on the Whopper sandwich. Russians
(CNN) — Stephen Paddock, who sent bullets and terror down on thousands attending a Jason Aldean concert in Las Vegas, had an arsenal in his 32nd-floor hotel room and at his home 80 miles away, officials
Environment After breaking free from Antarctica this summer, a giant iceberg roughly the size of Delaware is moving on to open waters. New satellite images from TerraSAR-X show the iceberg known as A68