Defence experts said it is 'hugely embarassing' that defence cuts mean Britain can no longer patrol its own waters Britain called in Nato sea patrol planes to hunt for a suspected Russian submarine off
(CNN) — It should have been a peaceful, contemplative night for Levi Rosenblat, studying the Torah inside a Brooklyn synagogue. But that peace was shattered when an intruder came into the Chabad-Lubavitch
Mounting evidence that missing Mexican students were incinerated, according to Mexican authorities but Argentine forensic experts sound note of caution Mexico has said that mounting evidence and initial
When it comes to life, biologists have long hypothesised that its origins -- on Earth, at least -- were in thermal vents on the ocean floor, following a period of spontaneous metabolism before life began.
The number of people with Ebola in west Africa has risen above 16,000, with the death toll from the outbreak reaching almost 7,000, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says. The number of deaths is more
The United Nations is investigating the abuse of migrant workers in the United Arab Emirates, where the British Museum and other major western museums, including the Guggenheim, are involved in a multibillion-pound
Islamic State (Isis) has launched an attack on the Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey for the first time, a Kurdish official and activists said. The assault began with a suicide attack by a bomber
Can’t get enough of Harry Potter? Then this is for you. Since March, best-selling author J. K. Rowling has been writing original stories about the imaginary 2014 Quidditch World Cup Finals for Pottermore,
Eighty people have been executed by firing squad in North Korea for watching foreign films, it has been claimed. South Korea’s JoongAng Ilbo newspaper reported that the co-ordinated public executions place
A rare solar eclipse that began as a "ring of fire" and transformed into a spectacular total eclipse of the sun amazed skywatchers from North America to Africa on Sunday, and we've got the photos to prove
SPRING GREEN, Wis. -- Is it possible for a masterwork of architecture to be best known for a grisly murder? In the case of Taliesin, architect Frank Lloyd Wright's longtime home, the answer may well be
SPRING GREEN, Wis. -- Frank Lloyd Wright may have been America's most famous architect, and the list of his masterpieces could go on nearly forever: Fallingwater, the Guggenheim in New York, the Robie
After teasing it for weeks, Motorola finally unveiled its American-manufactured, customizable smartphone: the Moto X. The Google-owned company said users will be able to customize a number of the parts
A Russian team from Yakutsk found the carcass in the frozen tundra of the New Siberian Islands. "We suppose that the mammoth fell into water or got bogged down in a swamp, could not free herself and died.