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Man pleads guilty to using drug-smuggling tunnel

Habib Mujica, 35, pleaded guilty to creating a drug tunnel between the U.S. and Mexican border in court on Monday  The American man spent six years in a Mexica... read more

The nanodevice that can lift 165 times its own weight 

The thought of lifting 165 times your weight may conjure images of Superman or other fictional superheros with super-strength. But now, researchers have made a ... read more

Partners diagnosed tumours just weeks apart

A loving boyfriend who helped his partner through the surgery to remove her brain tumour was tragically diagnosed with one himself just weeks later. Dean Goddar... read more

Christopher Columbus statue destroyed in a Yonkers park

A two-foot statue of notable explorer, Christopher Columbus, was destroyed in a Yonkers park Saturday evening.  The remnants of the plaster, bronze-colored sta... read more

Family may never know what killed their superhero daughter

A heartbroken family may never know what killed their superhero three-year-old daughter, who was found lifeless in bed by her twin sister.  Riely Wratten Jeffr... read more

New species of crab with star-shaped warts found in Taiwan

A new species of crab with star-shaped projections on its body has been found in Taiwan.  The crab is distinct in that its carapace is covered with pointy prot... read more

Cat looks like its got another moggy on its back

By Jay Akbar For Mailonline Published: 20:54 BST, 30 August 2017 | Updated: 21:29 BST, 30 August 2017 Don’t worry, it’s not a glitch in the Matrix, ... read more

Families fight in China play area after ball pit scuffle

The  fight broke out after a child started crying in Neijiang City’s Wanda Plaza Witnesses filmed the fight in China, which began in an Octonaut-themed b... read more

Atlanta postal workers arrested and charged with bribery

Sixteen US postal workers were arrested and charged with bribery in Atlanta  The employees would provide special addresses for the cocaine to be shipped They w... read more

Trump begins tax speech with Hurricane Harvey message

Donald Trump got a humanitarian do-over on Wednesday, beginning a tax reform speech in Missouri with a nod to the ‘great, great people’ hit by reco... read more

Mohamed Al-Fayed is pictured aboard his yacht in St Tropez

Mohamed Al-Fayed has been pictured on his luxury yacht in St Tropez as he prepares to mark the 20th anniversary of his son’s death. The 88-year-old looked... read more

Texas cop gets emotional note from his daughter

Waco Police Commander Scott Holt traveled with fellow officers to Houston area to help out those devastated by the hurricane  But before he left, his daughter,... read more

Nick Kyrgios crashes out of US Open at first round stage

Another premature Grand Slam defeat, another injury, and another searing self-examination from the mercurial Nick Kyrgios. The No 14 seed went down to fellow Au... read more

Suspected serial killer who ‘hunted white men’ arrested

A Missouri man has been arrested on suspicion of being the serial killer who stalked and murdered five middle-aged men in Kansas City. Fredrick Demond Scott, 22... read more

Football analyst Ed Cunningham resigns over brain safety

Revered football analyst Ed Cunningham has resigned from commentating for ESPN and ABC saying he refuses to support the sport in light of studies linking it to ... read more

Texas mother drowned with daughter clinging to her

The brave mother who drowned in ranging floodwaters while her three-year-old daughter desperately clung to her body has been identified. Collette Sulcer, 41, di... read more

‘Dream Chaser’ mini spaceplane hoisted over Mojave Desert

A test version of a spacecraft resembling a mini space shuttle was carried aloft over the Mojave Desert by a helicopter Wednesday in a precursor to a free fligh... read more

Heavy D doppelganger robs a Florida bank

A robber remains at large after holding up a PNC bank in Miramar, Florida Security camera photos show  a heavy-set man with a dark goatee and glasses The suspe... read more

Hundreds of ISIS fighters surrender to Iraqi forces

Footage from the front-line in Iraq could show ISIS militants surrendering to the country’s armed forces following days of intense fighting in Ninieveh pr... read more

Israeli police save girl, 14, from an arranged marriage

Police conducted the raid in Lod, central Israel moments before the ceremony  The girl’s rabbi father was planning to officiate at his daughter’s w... read more

Florida man ‘fatally stabs aunt and injures his father’

Authorities in Florida today apprehended a man wanted for fatally stabbing his aunt and knifing his father 23 times in front of a young relatives before breakin... read more

New Uber CEO warns troubled firm ‘has to change’

Uber Technologies Inc has officially welcomed its new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi, who led online travel business Expedia for 12 years. He joined San Fran... read more

Michigan woman pulls gun at Walmart fighting over notebook

A woman pull out a loaded gun on Monday afternoon in a Novi, Michigan, Walmart during a fight over school supplies. Two women, aged 32 and 46, reached for a not... read more

Police amp up security around Powerball winner’s property

Police in Chicopee, Massachusetts have sent a team of security officials to monitor the home of the lucky $758.7 million Powerball winner, Mavis Wanczyk. Chico... read more