Teen hospitalized after air freshener causes car explosion

BERLIN (AP) - A German teenager has suffered serious injuries after accidentally creating an explosion in the family car with air freshener. Police in the western city of Duisburg say the 17-year-old boy had been trying Wednesday to get rid of the smell of cigarette smoke in a recently purchased secondhand Volkswagen SUV. They say the teen…

Chinese teen starves mother to death in anger over brutal Internet addiction boot camp

A 16-year-old Chinese girl starved her mother to death after tying her to a chair for a week, in fury at being sent to an Internet addiction treatment center where she was beaten and mistreated, Chinese media reported. Treatment centers aimed at curing teens of Internet addiction or other behavioral problems have become popular in China, but many

Prince William talks of 'dark moments' in air ambulance job

LONDON (AP) - Prince William has talked of 'dark moments' in his job as an air ambulance pilot as he spoke of the strength he takes from the camaraderie of being part of a four-person helicopter crew. Britain's second-in-line to the throne shared his experiences Tuesday in a BBC documentary released during National Air Ambulance Week. Sitting in

Seoul: North Korea's 5th nuke test 'fanatic recklessness'

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea said it conducted a "higher level" nuclear test explosion on Friday that will allow it to finally build "at will" an array of stronger, smaller and lighter nuclear weapons. It was the North's fifth atomic test and the second in eight months. South Korea's president called the detonation, which Seoul estimated

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Iran releases jailed Texas graduate student

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iranian authorities have released a man jailed while home from his graduate studies in Texas after nearly five years, state media reported Tuesday. The report by the government-owned IRAN daily quoted Saeed Khalili, the lawyer for…

30 August 2016 [05:27 AM]
Russian balloon more than halfway to circumnavigating globe

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A 65-year-old Russian adventurer was battling sleep deprivation, freezing temperatures and ice in his oxygen mask but was ahead of schedule for his record attempt to fly solo in a balloon around the world nonstop, his…

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