From leper colony islands to tsunami-hit towns, a new magazine highlights the rise of so-called “dark tourism” hotshots in Japan Forget Japan’s sushi restaurants, historic shrines, and geisha tea rooms
...and she might be pregnant, too! Meet what just might be the world's cutest dolphin. "Pinky," as she's being called, is a rare pink dolphin -- and a Pokemon lookalike -- spotted in Louisiana waters.
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U.S. news The Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan calls itself the largest Klan group in America. But it doesn't take much these days to claim that mark. The Knights, who on Saturday will rally at
The Vickers Supermarine Spitfire Mk.1A P9374 is one of only two in the world restored to an airworthy warplane A rare Spitfire which lay buried on Calais beach for 40 years, is on display in London to
"My years in the military have left me a little hard of hearing, so when one of the guys said they heard a clank, I thought, OK, I don't believe that." But his friend was not mistaken. The 'clank' was
Is this chimp concerned about authorities snapping a picture of his penis, or is this merely the latest skirmish in a global animal uprising? Either way, the message is clear: This chimp does not want
A Ukrainian model who has cast herself as a real-life Barbie doll says she eventually hopes to live without eating or drinking. Valeria Lukyanova, whose doll-like features and ultra-thin waist have stirred
A heartbroken French woman will be wed to her dead fiance because of a little-known French law used in such special circumstances. The woman, who only identified herself as Pascale, was with her fiance