South African police have arrested a 25-year-old man suspected of attempting to smuggle 220 diamonds out of the country in his digestive tract through Johannesburg's main airport.
A four-month-old girl received surgery to remove her 6-centimeter tail at a hospital in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, earlier this month.
The date of birth may affect one's chance to climb up to the topmost corporate position in future career, a Canadian study shows.
The higher a country's chocolate consumption, the more Nobel laureates it spawns per capita, according to findings released in a New England journal.
Turkish rescue workers retrieved an inflatable sex doll from the Black Sea.
Meteorological authorities across China have been cooperating with telecommunication companies to send early warnings of meteorological disasters.
A college in East China has closed the online system on its website following the appearance of numerous messages seeking prostitutes.
Two villagers in Muling county, Heilongjiang province, were attacked by a golden eagle several times within two years after they ate a young golden eagle.
A 34-year-old, unnamed London man was apparently so gripped by Olympic fever that he decided to swim from Biarritz, France to New York.
Peter Kirn makes music with an unusual instrument - his own body. The Kentucky native pinches two electrically charged pennies connected to a laptop via two short green wires.
Despite the summer's persistent heat waves, the grass really is greener in some neighborhoods in New York and New Jersey.
Call it the battle of the bangers. A family feud over sausage succession rights is adding some spice to Berlin's summer.