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US-Bangladesh Blogger Avijit Roy Hacked To Death

A knife-wielding mob has hacked to death a US-Bangladeshi blogger whose writing on religion had brought threats from Islamist hardliners. Avijit Roy, an atheist who advocated ... Full story

ISIS Respond To Publicity Surrounding Sniper With Assassinations Video Video

ISIS release video apparently showing the terror group's deadliest sniper Footage said to be response to Hollywood blockbuster American Sniper  Three minute film shows the sniper hitting ...

Peru TV host interrupts interview so cameras can focus on 'UFO' hovering over Lima

Television crew captured purple disc-shaped UFO hovering over LimaEyewitnesses said object was above the Peruvian city for two hoursThousands have taken to social media to discuss what ...

The shocking moment driver is hurled from his car during snowy crash in Cleveland 

Ohio State Highway Patrol has released video showing a man being ejected from his SUV Driver lost control in snowy conditions After driver is ejected vehicle continued ...

Sean Penn refuses to comment on xenophobic Green Card joke at Oscars as he attends Haiti hotel opening with Bill Clinton

Penn was slammed after joking about Mexican-born Alejandro Inarritu's 'green card' status as he presented the director's Academy Award The actor attended the opening of a ...

British and US military put on show of strength 300 yards from Russian border

Nato soldiers and armour took part in a military parade in EstoniaIt took place in the city of Narva, a few hundred yards away from ...

Air China flight in emergency landing after lady claimed she had bomb 

Flight was 90 minutes into journey from Nanning to BeijingWoman reported as being 'suicidal' after breaking up with boyfriendSWAT officers boarded the plane after landing ...

Hudson River freezes as Manhattan is encased in worst ice for a decade

Freezing temperatures in New York have left large stretches of the iconic Hudson River an impenetrable iceFerry operators on East River have described the winter ...

Chad Littlefield's family turns on American Sniper killer after he is found guilty of murder - as it emerges some jurors saw Hollywood movie

Eddie Ray Routh, 27, will spend life in prison after he was found guilty on Tuesday of gunning down Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield in ...

Alcoholic BEARS confiscated from Russian restaurant

Two bears were kept in filthy cage at the back of a restaurant in SochiCustomers regularly bought the animals alcoholic drinks for entertainment Bears had spotlight shone on ...

Maraschino cherry's Arthur Mondella kills himself after exposed drug operation

Arthur Mondella, 57, shot himself dead in the bathroom of  Dell's Maraschino Cherries factory in Brooklyn, New YorkInvestigators looking into environmental offenses smelled marijuana coming ...

Photographer captures trip to the beach with her terminally-ill dog Mr Dukes

The 11-year-old pooch loved swimming in the family pool and they didn't want him to die before he'd seen the sea Owner Zhenia Bulawka documented the ...

Underwear models use London Underground station as runway

Models showcased lingerie brand's latest collection on the London TubeThe catwalk was created on a newly re-opened Tottenham Court Road platformThe founder of Bluebella says ...

The mystical oasis town Huacachina that exists in the middle of barren Peruvian desert

The tropical settlement of Huacachina, in Peru, is nestled in the middle of one of the most barren places on earth The town is home to ...

'He went straight for the neck and almost decapitated him': Professor who fell for honeytrap cocaine sting relives horrifying moment prisoner was butchered before his eyes in notorious Argentinian jail

Professor Paul Frampton sentenced to four years for cocaine smuggling Watched inmate brutally murdered as he stood just feet awayRenowned physicist duped after falling for bikini ...

Robots may take our jobs and cause the economy to crash - and experts suggest you start saving money NOW, claims report

Experts create a model that plotted a range of possible robot scenariosThey wanted to see how a rise in machines could impact national incomesThis ...

Czech woman scalped after getting her hair caught in power tool

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENTMother-of-four Petra Novotnz, 27, was scalped in the power drill accidentShe was using the drill when her hair became caught in the spinning ...

Mafia boss Antonio Montella arrested after video of him being baptised is spotted

Mafia fugitive Antonio Montella had been found guilty of drug traffickingPolice arrested him after a video of him being baptised was posted onlineThe video shows ...

Rarest wild cat on Earth back from the brink: Endangered Amur leopards have doubled in number in less than 10 years

Amur leopard's indigenous to northeastern China and southeastern RussiaNumbers of the endangered wild cat have doubled since 2007 Census found 57 Amur leopards live in Russian national park ...

Islamic State Abducts Dozens Of Christians In Syria

Islamic State (IS) has abducted dozens of Assyrian Christians from villages in north-eastern Syria, activists say. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that at least ... Full story

South Korean Teenager At ISIS Training Camp

The South Korean teenager who went missing last month has joined the Islamic State (IS) group and is receiving training, South Korea’s spy agency said ... Full story

Activist-Blogger Jailed For Five Years By Egyptian Court

An Egyptian court has jailed blogger and pro-democracy activist Alaa Abdel Fattah for five years for breaking a protest law and assaulting a policeman. He was ... Full story

Alaska boy shot when mom's gun falls from holster

Alaska State Troopers arrived in Alaska just before 11:30 a.m. SaturdayThe boy was taken by LifeMED to Anchorage there are no further detailsTroopers said a ...

AIDS epidemic began in Cameroon in 1908 says Chimp and River book by David Quammen

David Quammen traces the history of AIDS in The Chimp and the RiverHe says AIDS began near southeastern edge of Cameroon around 1908A hunter in the rainforest was infected ...

Was it road rage? Lawyer representing teen who 'shot dead nurse in Vegas after confronting her as she taught daughter to drive' casts doubt about what happened

Mother-of-four Tammy Meyers, was shot in the head following an alleged 'road rage' incident on February 12 in Las Vegas, NevadaErich Nowsch, 19, is now ...

Clark Terry, trumpeter who spanned jazz era, dies at 94

By Afp Published: 15:25 EST, 22 February 2015 | Updated: 15:43 EST, 22 February 2015 ...

Is The Simpsons actually set Down Under? Astronomer claims Springfield CAN'T be in America because latest episode shows the moon as seen in the southern hemisphere

At dusk in northern hemisphere, waxing crescent moon tips face leftAt dusk in southern hemisphere, waxing crescent moon tips face rightLatest episode of The Simpsons ...

Stunning images show Venus and Mars 'dancing' alongside the Moon as they appear at the closest distance together for seven years

By Mark Duell for MailOnline Published: 11:14 EST, 22 February 2015 | Updated: 15:20 EST, 22 February 2015 ...

Too porky to parachute! Obese mother-of-two sheds HALF her body weight in less than two years to achieve lifetime goal of going skydiving

Debbie Allmark, from Biddulph, Staffordshire, was 26 stone at her heaviest35-year-old pawnbroker decided to lose weight so she could go skydivingIn two years, she has ...

Where Dreams Come True....for a VERY steep price: Disney World tickets hit $100 each for children under nine

It costs $105 to buy a one-day ticket for visitors ages 10 and up to Walt Disney World Resort's Magic KingdomMagic Kingdom tickets for those ...

Rich people in America sleep better than poor people, study finds

Ethnic minorities, students from lower income families or those living in urban areas get less sleep compared to wealthier white malesStudents from higher-income families who ...

Scott Walker insists he has no idea if Obama is a Christian or not

Gov. Walker said on Saturday that he is not aware if President Obama is a Christian or not President Obama has often talked about his political ...

US and Canada are most expensive for uninsured Brits to suffer a ski injury

Study examined the medical costs associated with winter sports injuriesTreatment for a broken leg would cost £26,000 (USD$40,000) in the USMost expensive claim in study ...

Dogs can sense whether a person is lying to them or telling the truth

Dogs can sense whether a person is lying or telling the truth, study shows Canines remember which people are trustworthy and follow their ordersMan's best friend ...

The DADS wearing 33-pound 'empathy bellies' to experience pregnancy

Three fathers are wearing two-and-a-half stone baby bumps for a monthMust wear fake bellies and breasts to work, to the pub and to bedAim is ...

Humpback whale rescued by divers after it spent a week tangled in hundreds of feet of heavy crab line and buoys off Hawaii

The 45-ton marine animal had several hundred feet of fishing line cut away It was first spotted on February 13 off the Big Island's Kona Coast before ...

Chris Christie falling behind already in Republican race for White House

Christie's campaign will be over before it even begins if he doesn't change his behavior, strategists are warning He is struggling to connect with Republican voters ...

Golden retriever puppies go swimming for the first time

Tiny dogs seem nervous and curious before leaping into the poolFirst one enters the water but appears to slip rather than jumpIt quickly retreats as ...

India's Chambal River river faces uncertain future due to pollution

Northern India's Chambal River is teeming with wildlife, including crocodiles, river dolphins and endangered birdsVillagers had long believed the river and its infertile soil were ...

'A new Agatha Christie is always an event': Fan messages to crime writer from Nazi labour camp victim to PG Wodehouse revealed

Letters from fans of the best-selling crime writer are published for first timeThe touching notes praise Agatha Christie for her novels and short storiesMessages have ...

2,000 Willacy County inmates armed with pipes seize control of part of Texas prison

Prisoners at Willacy County Correctional Center set fire to three of the prison's 10 housing facilitiesThey are protesting the current state of their medical servicesTwo ...

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