Category: World

50-Year-Old Fetus Found in 92-Year-Old Woman: Case Of lithopedion

According to media reports Monday, when a 92-year-old Chilean woman was taken to the hospital after a fall, doctors performed a routine exam and were shocked when a hip X-ray revealed a 4.4-pound fetus filling her abdominal cavity. According to Yahoo Health, hospital director Margo Vargas Lazo tells the BBC that the calcified fetus was…

Mount Kinabalu Tourists Arrested For Posing Au Naturel: Public Outcry

Malaysian police have detained four tourists – two Canadians, one Briton and one Dutch national – for allegedly stripping naked on Mount Kinabalu, an act some locals say angered tribal spirits and caused a deadly earthquake. According to reports, pictures of 10 naked tourists had spread on social media and infuriated locals following the magnitude-6.0…

Hawaii Earthquake Damage Minimal:  Small Earthquake Shakes main Island

NAALEHU, Hawaii — The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory says a magnitude-4.5 earthquake jolted the Big Island of Hawaii. The observatory says the quake struck at 2:18 a.m. Saturday. It was centred about five miles (eight kilometres) north of the small town of Naalehu at a depth of six miles (9.6 kilometres). There were no reports of…

Nepal Death Toll Continues To Rise A rescue team in Nepal have pulled out the bodies of about 50 people, including some foreign trekkers, from an avalanche-hit area, officials say, as the death toll from last month’s devastating earthquake climbed to more than 7,000. None of the bodies have been identified, deputy superintendent of police…