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Japan robot owners warned off droid sex

TOKYO, Japan - The company behind a chatty Japanese humanoid named Pepper has felt the need to remind customers who purchase the robots not to engage in sex with them.

'Happy Birthday' now in public domain

A U.S. judge on Tuesday ruled that Warner/Chappell Music does not own a valid copyright to one of the world's most recognizable songs, "Happy Birthday to You," a decision that brings the song into the public domain.

Intellectual Property Office accused of stealing intellectual property

The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines is being accused of intellectual theft by allegedly copying a logo proposal originally pitched by a design agency.

Drunken man dies after road built over him

A drunken man in India died after he fell into a hole and construction workers built a road over him, police said on Monday.

Spurned wife bites off mistress' finger

An Italian lovers' spat came to a gruesome end when a woman who discovered her husband was cheating bit his mistress' finger off, according to Italian media reports.

Muslim schoolboy arrested in US for homemade clock

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday invited a Muslim schoolboy to the White House after he was arrested and dragged off in handcuffs for bringing a homemade clock to class.

TINGNAN: Gowns, costumes gawa sa basura

'Obra Basura' kung tawagin ni Queen Ricia ang makukulay na mga gown at costume na yari sa patapong sachet, bottle caps, lumang mantel at kung ano-ano pa.

Chinese 'thief' swallowed diamond, tried to flee Thailand

A Chinese woman who allegedly tried to smuggle a stolen diamond out of Thailand by swallowing it was released from hospital Monday after doctors removed the expensive gem from her gut.

US man arrested for urinating on fellow passengers on plane

LOS ANGELES, United States - A drunk passenger on board a JetBlue plane was arrested on Friday upon arrival in the western US state of Oregon after urinating on fellow passengers, authorities said.

US woman hid gun in vagina

A Texas woman had a loaded gun hidden in her vagina when she was pulled over during a routine traffic stop, police said.