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New Delhi robbers escape with valuable commodity: Hair

Robbers, posing as customers, fled with 200 kilograms of wigs and raw hair worth more than US$20,000 from a workshop in Indian capital, said police.

August 02, 2018

Sweating or shivering on the plane? Now there's an app for that

Available free to passengers, the AFA's 2Hot2Cold mobile phone app is part of a broader effort to introduce operational standards for cabin climate control.

August 02, 2018

'Psycho' kangaroo leaps to freedom after rescue from Australian home

They named the kangaroo Norman Bates, after the killer in Hitchcock's Psycho, when they pulled him from a home where he had broken through a window and spattered blood all over.

August 01, 2018

Sydney restaurant offers free wine to customers who give up cellphones

Given a key and access to a small locker, guests are encouraged to lock up their phones and spend time engaging with those around them.

July 26, 2018