US health officials have reported the first case in the
country of a patient with an infection resistant to all known
antibiotics, and expressed grave concern that the superbug
could pose serious danger for routine infections if it
An Indian man obsessed with setting Guinness world records
got 366 flags tattooed on his body and had all his teeth
removed so he could put nearly 500 drinking straws and more
than 50 burning candles in his mouth.
Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential
nominee, says he will pull the United States out of the UN
global climate accord and slash environmental regulations on
the energy industry if elected.
Toronto police have started raiding and shutting down some
marijuana dispensaries in Canada's largest city, a spokesman
says, in the latest crackdown by local authorities as the
federal government moves to legalise the drug.
The salt-of-the-earth farmers and ranchers in the western
Canadian town of Claresholm thought Darryl Rondeau and his
girlfriend were just desperate for shelter and food, like
many of the thousands of evacuees escaping the
wildfire-stricken oil patch up north.