A starving man in North Korea has been executed after murdering his two children for food, reports from inside the secretive state claim.
A ‘hidden famine’ in the farming provinces of North and South Hwanghae is believed to have killed up to 10,000 people and there are fears that incidents of cannibalism have risen.
The grim story is just one to emerge as residents battle starvation after a drought hit farms and shortages were compounded by party officials confiscating food.
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Who knew pulling off the perfect drive-thru prank was such an art.
While most of us are going about our daily lives, career clowns are thinking long and hard about how they can better the competition with the ultimate mobile meal manoeuvrings.
The internet is full of such videos, which can make it hard to spot a really good one.
But Rahat the Magician Prankster yesterday unveiled his latest fast-food funny on YouTube, and it blows his competitors out of the, um, drive-thru lane.
A diagnosis of prostate cancer is devastating for any man, but new research suggests the problems may go on long after treatment.
Boston doctors say some men have complained their manhood is smaller after treatment, affecting their sex lives and causing them to regret the type of treatment they chose.
The research, published in the January issue of the journal Urology, found complaints were more common in men treated with radical prostatectomy (surgical removal of the prostate) or male hormone-blocking drugs combined with radiation therapy.
They’re the funniest animal photos of 2012, the maniac moggies and marvelous mutts who have brightened up our year with their utterly barmy exploits
And it’s not just household pets which have brought a smile to out faces – the dogs and cats are joined by a host of bonkers animals including horses, monkeys and even a goat.
Image sharing website Acidcow.com has amassed a huge selection of animal pictures throughout the course of the year and here we’ve picked out some of the very best for you to enjoy.
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If you got a new iPad for Christmas, the following tips
will help you to get the most out of it.
We invited some YouTubers to star in a mash-up of culturally defining moments of 2012. Can you spot all the references?
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Can you name all the YouTube stars in the video? Watch carefully and you might even find a few surprises… (Hint: try moving your mouse around in the player!).
PSY – http://youtube.com/officialpsy
Walk off the Earth – http://youtube.com/walkofftheearth
RyanHiga – http://youtube.com/nigahiga
AlphaCat – http://youtube.com/alphacat
KassemG – http://youtube.com/kassemg
DailyGrace – http://youtube.com/dailygrace
MysteryGuitarMan – http://youtube.com/mysteryguitarman
DaveDays – http://youtube.com/davedays
DeStorm – http://youtube.com/destorm
PyroBooby – http://youtube.com/pyrobooby
BarelyPolitical – http://youtube.com/barelypolitical
RealAnnoyingOrange – http://youtube.com/realannoyingorange
FreddieW – http://youtube.com/freddiew
CorridorDigital – http://youtube.com/corridordigital
RhettAndLink – http://youtube.com/rhettandlink
Smosh – http://youtube.com/smosh
FeliciaDay – http://youtube.com/geekandsundry
ChesterSee – http://youtube.com/chestersee
iJustine – http://youtube.com/ijustine
EpicMealTime – http://youtube.com/epicmealtime
MyHarto – http://youtube.com/myharto
JennaMarbles – http://youtube.com/jennamarbles
ShitGirlsSay – http://youtube.com/shitgirlssay
JuicyStar07 – http://youtube.com/juicystar07
GloZell – http://youtube.com/glozell1
ClevverTV – http://youtube.com/clevvertv
SmoshGames – http://youtube.com/smoshgames
HuskyStarcraft – http://youtube.com/huskystarcraft
TarynSouthern – http://youtube.com/tarynsouthern
EdBassmaster – http://youtube.com/edbassmaster
HeyKayli – http://youtube.com/HeyKayli
CaseyLavere – http://youtube.com/caseylavere
Directed by Peter Furia
Produced by Peter Furia and Beau Lewis | Director of Photography: Catherine Goldschmidt | Edited by Peter Furia and David Fine | A Seedwell Production | Full credits at http://seedwell.com/rewind