OTTAWA (Reuters) - The United States defused a brewing, and cordial, crisis with Canada on Friday, after Prime Minister Stephen Harper joked that Barack Obama has yet to deliver the beer he promised i...March 8, 2014, 4:47 am
By Jon Herskovitz
(Reuters) - For six years the bills were paid, the grass was cut and no one noticed the body of the dead woman sitting in the back seat of a car in a garage of a resid...
By Elizabeth Daley
PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - A Pittsburgh lawyer's online ad showing smiling robbers, drug dealers and prostitutes flashing thumbs up and thanking him for getting them off ...
Sydney (AFP) - Stranded by floods and lost, a German backpacker survived for around two weeks in Australia's inhospitable Outback on a diet of insects, police said Friday.March 7, 2014, 9:26 pm
(Reuters) - A California man who lost $500,000 in 17 hours gambling at a Las Vegas casino was so drunk he could not remember the episode after waking up in his hotel room, said a lawsuit filed on his ...March 7, 2014, 10:52 am
By Naomi O'Leary
ROME (Reuters) - Sicilian amateur scientists have launched a model cannolo, a cream-stuffed pastry roll symbolic of the Italian island, into the stratosphere, capturing...
By Matt Siegel
GEELONG, Australia (Reuters) - Darryn Lyons has been called many things - heroic war photographer, parasitic paparazzo, reality TV star - but his latest title may be the ...
By Steve Gorman
(Reuters) - Three third-graders were caught smoking marijuana in the boys' bathroom of their northern California elementary school last week in what the local police chi...
By Laila Kearney
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The currency firm representing a California couple who found $10 million worth of rare Gold Rush-era coins buried on their property says no va...
By Rodrigo Viga Gaier
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - If the hangovers many are nursing after their annual Carnival celebrations weren't enough, residents of Rio de Janeiro awoke Wednesday t...
CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio woman took the car she bought seven months ago to a dealership to replace a flat tire this week and learned she has been driving around with eight pounds of marijuana in ...March 6, 2014, 7:55 am
Hong Kong (AFP) - Hong Kong fans of British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver fell about laughing on Wednesday after he announced a new Italian restaurant for the city in Cantonese -- with a few slip-ups.March 5, 2014, 10:32 pm
By Alex Dobuzinskis
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Bears in Yosemite National Park in California have adopted the wildlife version of a health food diet after increased safety measures largely...
An expedition into previously unexplored parts of the Pacific Ocean has uncovered rare and unusual sea creatures.March 5, 2014, 1:52 pm
By Anna Yukhananov
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration is asking Congress to fix a 2012 bill that left a World Bank agency out of a list of 12 international financial instit...
A mysterious giant virus buried for 30,000 years in Siberian permafrost has been resurrected.March 5, 2014, 10:51 am
A snake has made a meal of a crocodile after an epic duel that was caught on camera at a lake in northwest Queensland.March 3, 2014, 2:20 pm
The first part of a book written by the "Birdman of Alcatraz" has finally been published more than 50 years after his death.March 3, 2014, 1:11 pm
A tumour containing teeth was found in a four-month-old boy in 2012 after a pediatrician noticed that his head was unusually large for his ageMarch 2, 2014, 5:15 pm
The tallest man in the world says despite not fitting in, he doesn't mind the high status during Sydney visit.March 1, 2014, 10:25 pm
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