North Korea threatens unspecified attacks on the US as it escalates a war of words over the Sony Pictures cyber attacks.
Russia's former finance minister has warned the country is entering a "full blown economic crisis" and will enter recession next year.
Christmas crackers are bound to be a feature of Yuletide celebrations this Thursday, but did you know that they actually date back more than 150 years?
For the first time, a wild gorilla is seen using a tool to eat food
Quora users name the fast, furious and plain funny
Religion and philosophy have wrestled with the question for thousands of years, but science has had little to say on the subject - until now. Could the cosmos have sprung out of nothing?
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