Some illegally mailed mystery seeds from China identified: USDA

Washington DC (USA) Aug 3: The U.S. Department of Agriculture's division of Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has identified some of the mysterious seed...

19,000 more Americans could die from Covid-19 in the next 20 days,...

Washington DC (USA) Aug 3: First, the good news: The numbers of new Covid-19 cases each day in about 27 states have generally plateaued this...

'Wokefish' dating trend sees people pretending to be progressive on apps

Washington (USA) Aug 2: Online opportunists are redefining the "politics of love" by weaponizing being "woke" to lure unsuspecting men and women into the sack.

Impatient pet cow moos loudly at farmer's window every day for morning...

Washington (USA) Aug 2: Meet this adorable rescue cow who impatiently moos at a farmer's window - for a hug every morning.

Ohio woman who received first US face transplant dead at 57

Ohio (USA) Aug 2: Connie Culp, the Ohio woman who made international headlines when she received the nation's first near-total face transplant, has died. She...

Lion also dies two days after lioness' death

Islamabad (Pakistan) July 31: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam has formed an inquiry committee to investigate the deaths of...

Would you eat Blue Algae to save the planet?

Paris (France) July 31: A French startup is creating plant-based protein from blue algae, which it claims could help solve world hunger.

McDonald's CEO says law enforcement may be called on customers who refuse...

Washington (USA) July 31: McDonald's appears to be serious about face masks.

Internet of Things technology is being used to help trees fight climate...

‎‎London (UK) July 30: Specialist technology is being trialled in the UK to monitor the role of trees in tackling climate change.

Plane brilliant! Fly-in film screening held in Poland amid pandemic

‎‎Warsaw (Poland) July 30: Drive-in cinemas have already popped up around Europe during the coronavirus pandemic so film lovers can enjoy a movie from the...

Smaller airports face new coronavirus setback as Delta suspends flights in 11...

Pennsylvania (USA) July 30: The airline industry is facing another setback amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Bill Gates says schools should reopen despite COVID-19

Washington (USA) July 30: Bill Gates is siding with President Trump, saying US schools should reopen in the fall despite the continued spread of the...

5 features of Perseverance, NASA's latest Mars rover, include a tiny helicopter

Ottawa (Canada) July 29: With eight successful Mars landings, NASA is upping the ante with its newest rover.

Fishermen reel in manta ray weighing nearly 1,800 pounds

Washington (USA) July 29: This fishing trip definitely paid for itself.

Canadian woman dying of cancer will be able to reunite with American...

Ottawa (Canada) July 28: American Charles Emch and his Canadian partner Danielle Larocque - who's dying of cancer - were separated by border restrictions due...

Stunning ancient site discovered near US embassy in Jerusalem

Jerusalem (Israel) July 28: Archaeologists in Israel have discovered a stunning ancient site near the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem.

California Taco Bell seeking coins, offering free tacos in exchange

California (USA) July 28: The deals for coins keep rolling in.

Prince Harry and Meghan increasingly 'sidelined' by senior royals, claims tell-all book

London (UK) July 26: Tensions between senior British royals and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been laid bare in an explosive new book...

With Pentagon UFO unit in the spotlight, report mentions 'off-world vehicles not...

Washington (USA) July 25: A long-hidden UFO investigative unit within the Pentagon will make some of its findings public, according to a New York Times...

Humans are mutating COVID-19 virus, but it is fighting back, scientists say

Washington (USA) July 25: Researchers say that SARS-CoV-2 is being mutated by human proteins that degrade it, although "natural selection" of the virus is enabling...

Man shares $22 million jackpot with friend, fulfilling 30-year promise

Wisconsin (USA) July 25: A Wisconsin man graciously shared his lottery millions with a friend, fulfilling a promise made nearly 30 years ago.

Nocturnal sloths are adapting to habitat destruction by coming out in the...

Brussels (Belgium) July 24: In Northeastern Brazil, sloths who usually come out at night are switching to a daytime schedule due to environmental damage.

Columbus Zoo safely locates red panda, Kora, that had vanished

Ohio (USA) July 24: The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has safely located a missing red panda named Kora who was last seen Tuesday night.

Good Samaritans in Washington state jump in as suspect tries choking deputy,...

Washington (USA) July 23: A group of young men intervened to save a female sheriff's deputy in King County, Wash., last week after a DUI...

Columbus Zoo: Red panda 'with a long, fluffy striped tail' has vanished

Ohio (USA) July 23: The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is desperately trying to find a missing red panda who was last seen Tuesday night.

Strip club reaches deal with Colorado over rule keeping dancers 25 feet...

Colorado (USA) July 23: A Colorado strip club has settled with authorities in a dispute over a 25-foot coronavirus social distancing rule between dancers and...

Cal State University to require students to take course on ethnic studies,...

California (USA) July 23: Courses on ethnic studies and social justice will soon be required for graduation from California State University after its board of...