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Musician throws eggs during U.K. talent show

The finals of British TV talent show “Britain’s Got Talent” held Saturday were marred when a backing musician threw eggs at judge Simon Cowell during a performance.The 30-year-old viola player, who was performing with a backing group for contestants Richard and Adam Johnson, abruptly br...

Updated : 2013.06.10 16:45

U.K. college launches heavy metal degree course

A Nottingham college has introduced a course in which students can study heavy metal bands such as Black Sabbath and Metallica, British media reported.The Heavy Metal Music Performance course by New ...

Updated : 2013.05.13 16:16

Cambridge society calls off jelly wrestling after ‘sexism’ furor

A Cambridge University drinking society announced Tuesday that it is ending its “traditional” jelly wrestling ritual after students complained the event displayed sexism.According to British news reports, Cambridge student Nina de Paula Hanika recently started a petition to protest the w...

Updated : 2013.05.08 18:14

Women missing for decade found in Ohio home

Three American women who went missing separately about 10 years ago were found on Monday inside a house in Ohio where they had been held captive, local media reported.According to CNN and AP, a woman who identified herself as Amanda Berry called the police emergency dispatch and said she h...

Updated : 2013.05.07 16:56

UFO documentary confirms unusual skeleton is human

A 15-centimeter-long mummified skeleton with a deformed shape has been confirmed to have human DNA.Garry Nolan, professor of microbiology and immunology at Stanford School of Medicine, and his colleagues have analyzed the specimen and found that there is no evidence that it originated from...

Updated : 2013.05.03 13:17

[Photo] Street animals of China

From illegal impromptu pet shops, to glove eating goats in Buddhist monasteries, this collection features various animal encounters on the streets of China. (UPI) <관련 한글 기사>중국에서 만난 거...

Updated : 2012.11.08 14:19

African dogs kill child at Pittsburgh zoo

A 3-year-old boy was mauled to death Sunday when he fell into the African painted dog exhibit at the Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium, the zoo said.A zoo news release said keepers were able to clear seven of...

Updated : 2012.11.05 10:49

Arrests for alleged fossil ‘black market’

The skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus Bataar dinosaur. (AP)Prosecutors say they‘ve charged a Florida man with illegally importing dinosaur fossils from Asia, including one that sold for more than $1 millio...

Updated : 2012.10.18 10:39

Cave dweller dismisses nudity complaints

A Texas man living in a cave dismissed allegations he has been seen wandering the area in the nude.The man, who declined to give his name, was the subject of complaints from a group of hikers who said they found the man‘s furnished cave Sunday in El Paso’s McKelligon Canyon and were chas...

Updated : 2012.10.17 10:48

Toddler shows up in supermarket

The New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services is investigating the family of a 2-year-old who wandered into a supermarket on his own late at night. Employees at the A&P in Hoboken found the toddler at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, The Jersey Journal reported. They called police who lo...

Updated : 2012.10.12 09:37

Man, 77, steals ambulance to get home

A 77-year-old Chicago man is facing charges for allegedly stealing an ambulance from a hospital he had just left, police say.John Neal is accused of walking out of MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn Tuesday night, hopping in an apparently idling ambulance and driving off. He had gone about 10 mile...

Updated : 2012.10.11 09:47

French bees give colored honey

Beekeepers in northern France said a nearby M&M‘s factory may be to blame for their bees producing blue and green honey.Alain Frieh, president of the Union of Beekeepers of Ribeauville, said beekeepe...

Updated : 2012.10.08 09:58

Five days in jail for sandwich attack

A Nebraska man accused of pushing his wife onto a bed and rubbing a sandwich in her face has been sentenced to five days in jail.Larry Spurling, 50, of Melbeta pleaded no contest Monday to a charge of disturbing the peace stemming from the Sunday incident and was sentenced to five days in ...

Updated : 2012.10.05 13:07

Pigs attack, eat farmer's wife

A small farming town in Romania is reeling Friday after learning angry pigs knocked a farmer's wife unconscious and began eating her.The Sun of London reported Irma Molnar, 56, somehow fell into the animals' sty in Brasov, and likely frightened them badly.Her husband, Sandor, found her bad...

Updated : 2012.10.04 11:40

Arnie hopes to save marriage despite ‘stupid’ affairs

Maria Shriver, right, and her husband, actor and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger. (AP)Arnold Schwarzenegger says he still hopes to salvage his marriage despite admitting multiple affairs,...

Updated : 2012.10.02 11:13