The whales endured a long ordeal as rescue teams fought to untangle the mammals from the nets using hook knives
They took their case to the courts in Massachusetts and to the Vatican too, but to no avail
Suspect was shot and killed by off-duty police officer, according to reports.
An officer made the discovery on Wednesday
Mr Chism was 14 years old when he followed his teacher into a bathroom and murdered her with a box cutter
The state of Massachusetts plans to release a colony of snakes on an empty island has led to public concern that the snakes may swim to the mainland
Lord Jeffery was known in Amherst as a man who advocated giving Native Americans smallpox-infected blankets
The drug has been linked to eight deaths in the state
Mass hysteria surrounding the notorious witch-trials at Salem is vividly re-created but the question of 'why' still lingers
The jam was caused by emergency crews calling in a helicopter after a traffic accident
The twin blasts killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the end of the city's marathon in April 2013
Dale Mortensen shared the 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics for developing innovative methods to analyse unemployment and labour markets. He started out by wanting to know why some people remained unemployed when businesses had jobs they could not fill, and he wondered why similar jobs could have significantly different salaries.
After early technical issues that gave ammunition to right-wing critics, enrollments for the medical insurance have surged in December - but will it continue?
Hundreds of strangers on Facebook have helped Hallie Twomey with her mission
Michael and Martin have had their picture taken with Father Christmas every year since 1980, now they are getting their children in on the act
A recent study has drawn links between mass culls or poaching of elephant herds and elephant psychological trauma