Harold Camping, the California preacher who staked his credibility, along with tens of millions of dollars of his fortune, on predictions that the world would end on several separate occasions only to give up such premonitions when they all failed has died. He was 92.
A new report has claimed Tamerlan Tsarnaev may have been mentally ill
In this week's Lonely Planet 'Great Escape', discover Uruguay's jet-set beach resort, an Atlantic enclave with plenty of art and culture to explore on the side
A five-story building under construction collapsed last night in the Sao Paulo suburb of Guarulhos, although there were no immediate reports of casualties.
So what can the pair offer today's pre-schoolers, asks Will Coldwell?
London's Science Museum on 11 November, 6pm
Paul Nurse recieved a science Nobel Prize in 2001. Here, he shares some words of wisdom with 2013's winners
Authorities confirm the boorish porker was hit by a passing vehicle
Jamie Lewis uncovers the lucrative business of being at the front of the Apple store line
The closer to the front of the queue you are, the higher your rank
Dan Sandler was also charged with harassing and stalking a Girl Scouts employee with dozens of threatening and bizarre emails and photos
Protestors' campaign against Cuadrilla oil mining has lasted seven weeks, but they are now having to contest an eviction order
Whether you fancy lounging on a beach or something a little more energetic, there are some great late holiday deals to be had
Known as the Trekker, the 40lbs backpack snaps 360 degree images every 2.5 seconds from 15 cameras
True, you’re less likely to hear a nightingale’s song than police sirens, but that’s not stopping urban campers
Olympic diving star Tom Daley is swapping backflips for backpacks as he heads around the world for a new TV series.