Authorities in Burundi have announced the discovery of more than 6,000 bodies in six mass graves. The findings in Karusi province are the largest since the government launched a nationwide excavation in January. Pierre Claver Ndayicariye, chairman of the country's truth and reconciliation commission, told journalists on Friday that the remains...
Armed men allegedly took off with hundreds of rolls of toilet paper in Hong Kong as coronavirus fears have left the bathroom necessity in short supply. Toilet paper has have become a hot commodity since the outbreak of the virus on mainland China. Three knife-wielding robbers stole 50 packs...
The mystery of the contents of a purse found in the space between a locker and a wall in an Ohio middle school have been revealed. The red purse covered in dust was discovered last year by Chas Pyle, a custodian at North Canton Middle School, when he was reattaching...
A 12-year-old girl who was abducted from a hospital room by her armed grandmother has been found unharmed. Evelyn Miller, 66, was arrested by the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office at a hotel in Bogalusa, Louisiana, and her granddaughter, Adreana Miller, 12, was found with her after Evelyn Miller allegedly took...
Tim Hortons is overhauling its loyalty program after parent company Restaurant Brands International Inc. announced that profits at the coffee chain are down, and its coffee and doughnut giveaways are partly to blame. Restaurant Brands International Inc. released its fourth-quarter and full-year financial results on Monday, showing Tim Hortons profits...
A skier was asphyxiated following a bizarre accident on a lift at Vail Ski Resort. The 46-year-old was reportedly getting onto Vail's Skyline Express lift Thursday when he slipped through a gap in the seat. Tragically, authorities say his coat got caught when he slipped through and then wrapped around...
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...
The Netherlands’ flag carrier KLM Royal Dutch Airlines apologized Friday for banning South Koreans from using a restroom on a plane amid coronavirus concerns. According to a Korean passenger onboard the KLM 855 flight bound for Incheon from Amsterdam on Monday, a hand-written note that read “cabin crew exclusive...
David Hockney’s The Splash has sold for more than $29.8 million at auction. The 1966 piece by the Bradford-born artist last sold at Sotheby’s in 2006 for £2.9m and returned to the same auction house on Tuesday evening as the star piece in its Contemporary Evening Art Auction. The painting sold...
In the latest viral challenge to overtake Twitter, people are balancing brooms upright in order to demonstrate a supposed unique gravitational pull taking place on February 10. However, the tweet igniting the #BroomChallenge — which claimed that NASA provided the scientific basis for the balancing act — has proven...