Offbeat

Kitten survives 40-mile car journey trapped under bonnet

A kitten has survived a 40-mile journey after hiding under the bonnet of a neighbor's car and getting trapped.One-year-old tabby Chi, from Brighton, E...

Hero train driver does emergency stop to save dog tied to railway tracks

A train driver has been hailed a hero after rescuing a terrified dog chained to railway tracks in Chile.Dramatic footage shows the driver of the massi...

Biologists discovered two new species of shrew rat, no thanks to peanut butter

Most rodents can't resist the lure of fried coconut slivers slathered in peanut butter.But, as a group of mammalogists learned through trial and error...

Anne Frank's Letters From Early World War II to Be Published in Full for the First Time

Thanks to her best-selling diary, most people know Anne Frank as the young Jewish girl who lived in an attic during the Holocaust. Letters Frank penne...

404-year-old 'priceless' Bible stolen from Carnegie Library found in the Netherlands

A 404-year-old Bible stolen decades ago from the Carnegie Library in Pittsburgh is finally being returned, the FBI announced.The Geneva Bible, publish...