The sounds of high-performance car engines filled the air on Sunday as thousands of fans, friends and car enthusiasts headed to the Los Angeles suburb of Santa Clarita to pay tribute to Paul Walker at
Ida Pollock, believed to be the world’s oldest romantic novelist, has died at the age of 105.
An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold at an auction for $1,466,574, the highest price ever paid for a piece of Olympic memorabilia.
Nasa’s Mars rover Curiosity has fired its 100,000th laser shot on Mars, a milestone in its mission to determine what rocks on the Red Planet are made of.
Scottish singer Susan Boyle revealed on Sunday that she has been diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism.
Scientists have discovered the skeleton of a human ancestor, dating back 1.34 million years — characterised by a “robust” jaw and skull bones and a gorilla-like upper body.
Christie’s will hold its debut art auction in India later in December, hot on the heels of its first major sale in China, as it seeks to tap into Asian buyers’growing importance in the global art mark
Top Chinese film director Zhang Yimou is facing a billion-yuan lawsuit after violating the country’s controversial one-child policy, state media reported Friday.
Researchers cast doubt on the prevailing wisdom that vitamin D supplements can prevent conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart disease, saying on Friday low vitamin D may be a consequence, not a ca