The great artist Vincent van Gogh was painting just hours before his death on July 29, 1880—and now it would appear that we know exactly where, thanks to the discovery of a historical postcard of a bicyclist on the Rue Daubigny in Auvers-sur-Oise, the town 20 miles north of...
A palace order published Wednesday reinstated all royal and military ranks to the Royal Noble Consort Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, who was stripped of those titles back in October. The order went on to describe Sineenart as “guiltless” of any crimes, and said she should be treated as though the titles were...
Winning numbers were selected Tuesday night for a Mega Millions jackpot of $96 million. The numbers are 1-36-44-54-66 Mega Ball 10 Megaplier 3x. The Powerball jackpot is $66 million for the drawing on Wednesday, Feb. 17, while the Classic Lotto jackpot is $4.6 million. Tuesday’s winning Ohio Lottery numbers are: Pick 3 evening:...
Two hikers have needed to be airlifted from Yosemite National Park in California after rattlesnake bites in separate incidents, park rangers say. “This summer season, there has been a noticeable uptick in rattlesnake bites in the greater Yosemite region,” a release posted by rangers says. A rattlesnake bit a backpacker at...
Streaming sensation and World of Warcraft pro Byron “Reckful” Bernstein died on Thursday at age 31. His death was confirmed by his girlfriend, who said he committed suicide. Mr Bernstein was a well-known and loved e-sports player and had 960,000 followers on streaming site Twitch. His brother Gary Bernstein confirmed that...
A Bosnian minister for veterans affairs died Wednesday after contracting the novel coronavirus, state television channel BHRT reported. Salko Bukvarevic, 53, held the cabinet post in Bosnia's Muslim-Croat entity, one of the country's two main administrative regions. He had been hospitalised for health complications from the virus and was placed Monday...
KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has submitted a new draft law to parliament for the creation of an anti-corruption court, the parliamentary website showed late on Friday. Slow progress establishing an independent court to deal with corruption cases has been one of the main obstacles to...
The largest diamond ever discovered in North America was found in Canada and is on display at Phillips Auction in New York City. The diamond was uncovered by miners at Dominion Diamond Mines in Canada's North West Territories. At 552 carats, the yellow diamond is the seventh largest diamond ever found...
The Tokyo city government on Tuesday warned residents to stay at home unless they have urgent business to conduct, and instructed citizens to maintain social distancing, after registering its highest number of infections in almost a month. The Japanese capital lifted a state of emergency just a week ago but after 34 new...
A Russian soldier has pulled out all the stops to propose to his girlfriend, with his fellow officers manoeuvring 16 tanks to surround the couple in a heart shape. The high-octane romantic stunt was filmed in a video published by the defence ministry on Friday, Valentine's Day. As snow fell, the...