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Cruise Passenger Missing After Leaping Overboard

Adventure of the Seas © RagingWire A Canadian man is missing after jumping overboard from a cruise ship near Puerto Rico. A witness claimed to have seen Tien Phuoc Nguyen leap off the Adventure of the...
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Facebooking Woman Tumbles Off Pier

© Maurice This might come as a surprise to you, but I cannot fly. Because of this awkward gap in my skillset, I avoid using my smartphone or engaging in any other potentially distracting activity...
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Picasso Works Face Wrecking Ball

© Henrik Lied, NRK The fate of several works by Pablo Picasso is in the hands of Norwegian officials as they debate whether they will be demolished. The series of concrete etchings designed by...
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Most Popular Facebook Check-in Locations Revealed

Having gelato on Las Ramblas © Steph Spencer Facebook has crunched some hefty numbers and released its list of the most popular places in the world where users of its social network have checked in...
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Lots to Buy at Historic London Hotel Auction

Sculptures in the Lanesborough hotel © Ben Zibble In need of a metric whackload of bedroom safes, a pair of grand pianos, or a 16-foot-long painting? Since all of these items tend to be in...
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Visit World’s Largest Gingerbread House in Texas

Computer model of world's largest gingerbread house © Traditions Club It's big enough for a family of five. That's five life-sized humans, not gingerbread men. The A&M Traditions Club has constructed...
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Study Says Ski Helmets Are A Good Idea

© Franz Jachim The study is the first of its kind. New research has measured the impact of ski and snowboard crashes to the human body, and compared the difference between wearing a helmet and not...
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Glass Falls Off Shangri-La Hotel Once Again

Shangri-La Toronto © Wylie Poon When I return to Toronto I'll be keeping a safe distance from the sidewalks below the Shangri-La Hotel. I'm already known to be a magnet for catastrophe -- it wouldn't...
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New Site Is Like Airbnb, But Hornier

© Quinn Dombrowski A new accommodation rental site is hitting the market and it offers an amenity not found on other sites where you might have booked holiday rentals in the past. Loveroom was...