An adventurer's skeleton has been found chained to a tree with handcuffs after the man died possibly in a "failed Houdini" or BDSM sex experiment. Ivan Klyucharev's remains were discovered two years after he went missing and a major search had to be called off after teams...
Twin girls have been born more than three months apart in different years have been hailed as a “medical sensation”. In what medics believe is a world first, the twin girls were actually born in different years. Liana came prematurely into the world on November 17 last year...
Heart-wrenching aerial images reveal the epic scale of the damage to Notre Dame Cathedral. They were taken around 24 hours after the inferno ripped through and gutted the 850-year-old building. The 360-degree aerial panorama photo, created by LIFE news agency 's gigarama project, is named as 'the broken...
A teacher was caught forcing his nephew to drink from a beer bottle at his birthday party. The uncle, from Peru, dipped his finger into the beer and forced the baby to taste the alcohol in front of a few guests. Mobile phone footage captured the baby, about...
A fire broke out at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem - at the same time as the devastating Notre Dame fire. Footage shared on Twitter shows smokes and flames emerging from the roof of a guard booth on the rooftop of the Marwani prayer room, according...
Scientists have found liquid blood inside the corpse of a 42,000-year-old foal in the Siberian permafrost - boosting hopes of bringing extinct species back to life. It's believed to be the 'oldest blood in the world'. And the prehistoric Lena Horse foal is claimed to be the best-preserved...
More than 20 schools are on lock-down as police hunt for an 'extremely dangerous' 18-year-old gunwoman. The FBI and police officers are looking for 18-year-old Sol Pais who is believed to be armed. Columbine High School - where two students murdered 13 people in 1999 - is one...
Police have opened an investigation into devastating the Notre Dame fire - questioning a firm of “Cathedral Restorers” to establish how it started. Craftsmen from Le Bras Freres were working on the 850-year-old iconic building before the fire took hold. Paris public prosecutor Remy Heitz said his office...
Two British tourists are said to have been attacked with a machete in a Guatemala national park. Local reports say the pair were assaulted in Las Victorias National Park, in Alta Verapaz, on the outskirts of the city of Coban. Guatemalan news site Prensa Libre reports two...
An eBay seller tried flogging timber from the Notre Dame fire hours after the tragedy. The listing which offered "a section of timber" from the remains of the cathedral has now been removed by eBay chiefs. The site has also taken down adverts for T-shirts with the slogan...