I’ve got a mate. He’s called Lee. Lee, like some other people in the world, lives in Plymouth. Lee, also like some other people in the world, has an illness. Like most people with an illness, Lee wants a life as good as it can be. He wants to reach and touch his peak, not […]
People do things when they’re angry and scared that they live to regret. This is an everyday truth, but when the deeds are done by governments the consequences can be calamitous. There’s a small field of psychology, known as terror management theory, that studies this kind of behaviour. Its practitioners test people’s responses when they […]
The season of cheery goodwill is approaching fast. The big Christmas ads are up and running, the city centre lights are sparkling against the chilled night skies and holiday plans are being formulated. But could Christmas 2015 be a turning point in global consciousness? Could this be the year when we look at the excesses […]
Taking to Facebook to make the confession, the Melbourne cleaner revealed the name ‘Phuc Dat Bich’ was an elaborate joke – but social media users were quick to expose it as another hoax.
The chilling dashcam footage showing a white cop shooting dead a black teenager has been made public despite attempts by both the police and Chicago city officials to block its release.
A ROW has erupted over who is to blame for a collision between a cyclist and a taxi driver.
A PASSENGER plane carrying hundreds of British tourists to the sunshine island of Tenerife had to make a dramatic emergency landing after the windscreen apparently SMASHED mid-flight.
A STAMPEDE to cash in retirement savings could leave pensioners facing poverty because of a littleknown welfare rule.
A TOP security official has revealed 70 British jihadis have now been killed fighting for Islamic State.
Harley Barnes loved skimming stones and is thought to have either opened a gate or climbed over it to reach the pond