A wave of bad weather that came from northern Europe has battered Italy, bringing heavy rains, hail, and strong winds.
Last week France was sued at the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity over nuclear tests conducted on atolls in the Pacific Ocean. Sputnik spoke to Alexandre Dayant, a research fellow at the Lowy Institute, about the consequences of the French nuclear tests.
Dharampal Singh stumbled upon a group of monkeys while collecting firewood; the pernicious primates pelted him with bricks from the top of a tree, mortally wounding him.
A surveillance camera captured the moment a passenger train left its tracks, killing 18 and injuring an additional 168.
After rumors about the separation of the UK power couple surfaced this summer, the former football star dropped what their friend reportedly described as “a nuclear bomb” on the Beckhams’ household with his recent revelations on his marriage.
The reporter was giving an update as the teams were warming up, when a Titans team member ran up behind her. Soon it became clear why he was running, as the ball hit the reporter in the back of the head.
For decades, the Finnish state has run a eugenics-like program that pressured an unknown number of deaf women to undergo sterilization before marriage and forced pregnant women to get abortions, a topic that largely remains taboo even today.
The deep sea thing has never been seen in this part of the world, Australian researchers claim. What looks like a decapitated chicken "flying" through the frigid waters of Antarctica is in fact an active sea cucumber.
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