Nanjing to hold indoor ice and snow festival

Nanjing (China) Dec 16: Nanjing is to hold an indoor ice and snow festival from January 1 to February 27, 2021, according to local authorities.

'Now we have the same marks for life': Alberta dad gets matching...

Edmonton (Canada) December 11: 8-year old Derek Prue was swimming with his sisters when his dad called out to him from the pool's edge.

Last orders for Germany's makeshift mulled wine stands amid COVID crisis?

Berlin (Germany) December 11: Little of the harvest from the rolling vineyards in Germany's Rhineland-Palatinate will make it to Christmas markets this year.

Human 'stuff' will soon weigh more than all living things on Earth

Brussels (Belgium) December 11: Objects made by humans on planet Earth will weigh more than all living things by the end of this year, say...

Kardashians sign exclusive deal with Hulu, to create new content for late...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 11: Just when it seemed the Kardashians were stepping away from television, the family will move from E! Network to Hulu,...

Healthcare workers decorate with PPE for the holidays this year

Washington DC (USA) Dec 11: As the holidays get closer, healthcare professionals are choosing to decorate a little differently this year.

FDA advisers recommend authorization of Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine

Washington DC (USA) Dec 11: Vaccine advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration voted Thursday to recommend the agency grant emergency use authorization to...

Guy Fieri's Trash Can Nachos to be offered nationwide alongside gourmet options...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 10: Now you can eat Trash Can Nachos without having to get dressed and leave your house.

FDA authorizes first over-the-counter, non-prescription Covid-19 test system for home use

Washington DC (USA) Dec 10: The US Food and Drug Administration has granted an emergency use authorization for the first non-prescription, over-the-counter Covid-19 test kit...

Americans Suffering From Bleeding Hands Over Constant Handwashing Amid Pandemic - Survey

Moscow (Russia) Dec 10: Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reiterated the importance of...

The 14 countries pledging to save the world's oceans

Brussels (Belgium) December 10: 14 countries have committed to sustainably manage nearly 40 per cent of the world's coastline, a move which will help protect...

SpaceX's Starship test flight ends in massive fireball, but Musk says it...

Texas (USA) December 10: SpaceX launched its Starship on the spacecraft's highest test flight ever Wednesday, but the trial run ended in a massive fireball.

Four lions test positive for coronavirus in Barcelona

Madrid (Spain) December 9: Barcelona Zoo has announced that four lions have tested positive for COVID-19. Among them, three females and one male.

Sleeper trains in Europe boosted by two new cross-border lines in 2021

Brussels (Belgium) December 9: Sleeper trains across Europe got a boost on Tuesday with the announcement that four new cross-border lines will come online over...

Florida sheriff deputies deliver meals to kids doing virtual school

Florida (USA) December 9: The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office this week went the extra mile to help some kids stuck at home because of...

Judge slams LA's outdoor-dining ban, but they still can't reopen

California (USA) December 9: A judge blasted Los Angeles County officials Tuesday over restrictions on outdoor dining even as COVID-19 cases continue to spike to...

Why Dictionary.com changed their definition of 'court packing'

Washington (USA) December 9: Dictionary.com came under scrutiny from some Twitter users Tuesday after the online lexicon adjusted its definition of "court packing."

It's 50 years since Willy Brandt fell to his knees in Warsaw...

Berlin (Germany) December 8: Germany and Poland have marked the 50th anniversary of German Chancellor Willy Brandt's gesture of apology for Nazi crimes.

Europe's autumn 'the hottest on record amid world's warmest November'

Brussels (Belgium) December 8: Europe's average autumn temperatures this year have been the highest since records began, according to the European Commission.

Jim Beam offers 1 customer a 'snow globe experience' for socially distant...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 8: If you have to drink in a bubble to drink safely, then drink a bubble.

First shipments of coronavirus vaccine will fall short

Washington DC (USA) Dec 8: State health departments and governors' offices across the country are finally being told by the US Centers for Disease Control...

Stevie Nicks in $100M publishing rights deal with Primary Wave Music

California (USA) December 6: Stevie Nicks has parted ways with a majority of her music publishing rights.

Japan's Hayabusa2 Capsule With Asteroid Samples Successfully Lands on Earth

Moscow (Russia) December 6: The Hayabusa2 capsule containing samples from near-Earth asteroid Ryugu has been located in Australia after a successful landing, the Hayabusa2 sample...

'Sweeping Gift': Asteroid of Nearly 200m Will Pass Close by Earth on...

Moscow (Russia) December 6: As the world is anticipating an approaching holiday season, the universe has been preparing some luminous presents for the sky-gazers, including...

Italy bans midnight Mass at Christmas, bishops support stricter measures

Washington DC (USA) Dec 5: Italians will not be able to attend midnight Mass on Christmas Eve, with top health officials cracking down on any...

Vaccines won't end Covid so keep wearing your mask, top health official...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 5: Coronavirus vaccines will provide some light at the end of the tunnel, but they alone won't mean an end to...

Masks are critical to stopping coronavirus spread, even at home, CDC says

Washington DC (USA) Dec 5: Masks are "critical" to controlling the spread of coronavirus, and that includes at home sometimes, the US Centers for Disease...