Bright and frilly: designers unveil Brexit wardrobe
If you have been wondering what to wear when Britain leaves the European Union next spring, here are some pointers: Hot pink, skirts slashed at the thigh and plenty of lace and ruffles.
U.S. gets lottery fever as jackpots rise to $2.2 billion
Gregory Baron, 24, and Ben Nelson, 27, on Monday were eagerly purchasing $2 tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot in hopes of winning the record-setting $1.6 billion prize and becoming among the richest people in the world.
Secret to Scrabble beatdown: 300 words added to game's dictionary
Ew. Just when you've mastered enough legitimate Scrabble words to beat your bestie on the game board and twerk in victory, Merriam-Webster has released a sixth edition of The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
For a brief moment, goalscorers forget poverty and war
The eyes of the world will turn to Russia this week for the World Cup but it is far away you must look to find the sport's beating heart -- on war-ravaged streets and in poverty-stricken slums where the simple act of scoring a goal transcends the grind of everyday life.
Leaving on a jetsuit? London store offers chance to hover like 'Iron Man'
Ever fancied a dab at being "Iron Man"? Now you can. A jet suit created by a British former commodities trader has gone on sale in a London department store with a cool price tag of 340,000 pounds ($443,428).
'I've never been so happy': Nobel winner Malala in Pakistan
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says she has pined for her home in Pakistan's picturesque Swat Valley, even as she recalled two years living in fear under the Taliban's harsh interpretation of Islamic law.
Cuban artist brings strangers together with migrants and menthol
Cuban artist Tania Bruguera's new exhibition looking at neighborly behavior and the movement of people will leave you in tears.
Berlin responds to crayfish plague: If you can't beat them, eat them
North American crayfish that spilled en masse onto Berlin streets last summer will soon be appearing in the city's restaurants after its government authorized fishermen to remove them from public ponds.
France uncorks university diploma for wine-lovers
University students may be well known for prodigious drinking, but at one French university it is a skill that could earn you a serious qualification.
Israeli artist beats Gaza rockets into Hanukkah lamps
The clang of hammer on metal and the roar of a blowtorch can be heard long before you walk into Israeli metal sculptor Yaron Bob's workshop.
Artist captures war as seen by children - toys included
U.S. photographer Brian McCarty wants you to see the horrors of war, but through the eyes of a child.
Disappointed fans join Moscow ticket scalpers as World Cup final nears
Across the street from FIFA's World Cup ticket office in Moscow, a man says he'll give you a "cheap price" for his ticket to Wednesday's England-Croatia semi-final - just $1,500, double the official cost of a seat.
All is bright: Czech home sparkles under 50,000 festive lights
Do you find putting up Christmas decorations a bit of a chore? If so, spare a thought for Czech Vaclav Trunec, who's wrapped his house and garden in 27km (17 miles) of festive lights.
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Rotten shark made you queasy? A vomit bag for every guest at the Disgusting Food Museum
The dead mouse in the Chinese wine sure looks nasty, and the maggots in the cheese tend to put people off. But nothing is more horrible to an unaccustomed palate than the Icelandic fermented shark. It's the worst. Or so says the expert.
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