Loneliness can increase the risk of premature death by 14 percent in older adults, according to a study published Monday that posits a physiological basis for the phenomenon.
AUSTRALIA - Australian man Phuc Dat Bich, who became an Internet sensation after complaining his Facebook page kept being shut down, says he is honored his name has made people laugh.
MESPLEDE, France - A hunter suffered gunshot wounds after his dog accidentally fired his rifle on Monday near a small town in southwestern France's Basque Country, officials said.
Facebook began testing tools that curtail how much ex-partners see of one another and their posts at the social network
A 1,111 carat diamond has been discovered at a mine in Botswana, said to be the biggest find in more than a century, according to the mine company.
Mayroong espesyal na sasakyan para sa mga mamamahayag na nagko-cover ng APEC.
JAKARTA - Indonesia's health ministry has apologized after a printing error led to posters being put up claiming that HIV can be transmitted through mosquito bites, swimming and sneezing, an official said Wednesday.
A young Canadian boy called police to alert them that his mother was illegally driving under the influence of alcohol with him in the vehicle, police said Friday.
ILOCOS NORTE - A goat with human-like features was born in Barangay Saud in Badoc, Ilocos Norte Thursday afternoon.
CAGAYAN DE ORO - A woman was disappointed after receiving two boxes of baking soda instead of an expensive mobile phone from a package delivered by the Philippine Postal Corporation (Philpost) to her home in Cagayan de Oro City.