Knut, the world’s most famous polar bear, died unexpectedly after drowning in his enclosed pool.
Americans spend more than $40 billion on restaurant tips each year. So what tactics lead to bigger tips?
A group of thieves have stolen four diamonds from the world’s biggest watch and jewelery event, in the Swiss city of Basel.
The website SparkRelief has just been launched, letting you offer your couch or spare room to people displaced by the Japanese tsunami and earthquake.
If you’re a college grad reading this, chances are you’re dying to work for Google.
Only a quarter of the world’s species have been identified because of insufficient funding and a shortage of taxonomists.
Want to see something amazing this weekend? Just look up at the sky.
What do you give the couple that has everything?
A glint of Olympic excitement was brought to London’s Trafalgar Square Monday, as a group of gold medalists unveiled the official clock, beginning the 500 day countdown to the London 2012 Olympic Games. Or at least that was the …
Tens of thousands of anti-nuclear protesters formed a chain in Stuttgart, Germany on Saturday, which marked the biggest anti-nuclear demonstration since the Chernobyl disaster 25 years ago.
Most people give up addictions like chocolate and alcohol for Lent. But not this “health-conscious” Iowan. He’ll be giving up everything for Lent — except for beer.
Kate Moss stormed down the catwalk in black shorts and laced-up boots at the Louis Vuitton show in Paris yesterday, with one distinctive accessory: a lit cigarette. She made quite the statement–for national anti-smoking day.