Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended
World PRETORIA, South Africa - Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius walked free from court Friday after a judge convicted him of culpable homicide and extended his bail until his sentencing next month.
To hear prosecutors tell it, Darrien Hunt lunged at officers with a "samurai-type sword" before he was killed. To hear his family tell it, police shot the 22-year-old several times while he was running
Qatar Airways has been named the Best Airline in the World for 2015 by leading aviation consumer website Skytrax. However, the carrier's one glaring weakness over the years has been the antiquated and
A self-confessed “armchair detective” claims to have solved perhaps the most notorious whodunit ever by claiming to have discovered the identity of Jack the Ripper. Russell Edwards claims Aaron Kosminski,
Chinese carrier China Mobile has begun taking preorders for the upcoming iPhone 6 ahead of the device's official launch, reports China Daily. Available at China Mobile Beijing, the preorder campaign appears
We've seen a whole bunch of projection-mapping videos, but this demo raises the bar, training the projection to recognize a model's face and follow her as she moves it. The result is basically real-life
As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites. Airlines are
The US Securities and Exchange Commission issued an advisory Wednesday that warned investors to be wary of Bitcoin or other virtual-currency related investments. While not advising investors to avoid altogether,
Although the Los Angeles Lakers continue to have a rocky season, crowd favorite Nick "Swaggy P" Young continues to play well, ultimately giving Lakers fans and NBA fans alike something to cheer about.
We still like skull-smacking knockouts, right? It’s an honest question: Do MMA fans continue to enjoy the sight of someone getting kicked in the face and falling lifeless to the ground? I only ask because
After spending four years and $40 million to build it, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his supermodel wife Gisele Bundchen have put their massive Los Angeles estate on the market, according
Flappy Bird is coming back, but not anytime soon according to the game’s creator. This morning on Twitter, Dong Nguyen was asked whether or not he would be putting the game back on the App Store, to which
What?! The YouTube personality with the most subscribers isn’t Justin Bieber (8 million) or Rihanna (12.5 million). That honor goes to a 24-year-old Swede named Felix Kjellberg, better known by his YouTube
Some side effects can come with activity monitoring with a Fitbit Force health tracker, but they're not sore muscles or an accelerated heart rate -- rather, they involve skin irritation around the wrist.
King Digital Entertainment, the London games studio behind the mobile hit Candy Crush Saga, is to make history as the most valuable British internet company to join the stock markets after pricing its
The Chinese smartphone maker ThL has been releasing some interesting phones recently including the ThL T100S which featured MediaTek’s true octa-core processor. The performance of the T100S was impressive,
Xiaomi's sub-$130 budget line, the Redmi (previously known as Hongmi aka "Red Rice"), has been credited for accelerating the company's expansion into Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore, with nearby countries
Singapore’s central bank announced today (via BBC) that it will regulate virtual currency intermediaries which operate within the country, including Bitcoin exchanges. This is to address the issue of currencies
Aaron Hernandez, who already faces first-degree murder and weapons charges, could face even more trouble after a jailhouse fight last week. The Bristol County, Massachusetts, sheriff is asking that the
What they found, where it's from—and what are the odds? The dream of discovering buried treasure came true for a California couple who found a real pot of gold while walking their dog. The largest such