Dinosaurs might have survived if the asteroid that wiped them out had hit the Earth a few million years later or earlier, a new study suggests.
The patriarch of Catalan politics, Jordi Pujol, admits to defrauding government coffers, while secession opponents call for a deeper investigation.
Germany is hoping to counter a serious challenge to the country’s future security with a campaign aimed at making the armed forces an attractive prospect.
The London Fire Brigade releases figures on children getting stuck.
How a failing hospital transformed itself
As unregulated surrogacy agencies proliferate, the story of Planet Hospital stands as a cautionary tale about their ability to prey on vulnerable clients who do not notice the red flags.
A new bus service has been launched in Hong Kong for pet lovers.
Why do Germany's super-rich often keep their heads down?
Lyse Doucet on the plight of children in Syria and Gaza
The Ukrainian military’s operation to recapture the plane’s debris again stalled international efforts to secure the site.
Proposed investment rules would make it easier for American theater producers to raise money through crowdsourcing, a method already being tried in Britain.
There are reports of heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine, close to the site where Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed.
Hours after Hamas announces a ceasefire in Gaza, Palestinian militants resume firing rockets into Israel and Israel rejects the pause.
Team Scotland cyclist Chris Pritchard proposed to his girlfriend after finishing his Commonwealth Games race - and she said yes.
Sending an international military mission to secure the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine would be "unrealistic", Dutch PM Mark Rutte says.
Siobhan-Marie O'Connor earns England's fifth swimming gold as Hannah Miley and Erraid Davies take bronze for Scotland.
Scotland's youngest ever Commonwealth Games competitor, 13-year-old Erraid Davies, wins bronze in the SB9 100m breaststroke final.
Pinot leads the way for new French generation
PARIS (Reuters) – For the first time in 30 years France had two riders on the Tour de France overall podium on Sunday – and there could be more to come from a wave of rising talent. Veteran Jean-Christophe Peraud and youngster Thibaut Pinot finished ...
Tour de France in the middle of a French RevolutionIrish Independent
Jean-Christophe Peraud, Thibaut Pinot make history in French podiumvelonews.competitor.com
Tour de France 2014 results: Martin wins time trial, French riders fight for ...DigiNews
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