400 designs submitted by contractors for Donald Trump’s Mexican border wall include one with a 100-foot-wide trench filled with nuclear waste.
In his first 10 weeks in office, Donald Trump spent seven weekends at his club in Florida – at a cost to the US taxpayer of $24 million.
Cockfighting, banned in Afghanistan by the Taliban, is enjoying a comeback as a popular pastime in Kabul.
Republicans in Oregon are trying to overturn a 172-year-old law banning duels involving public officials.
More than five times as many destitute asylum seekers are housed in the poorest third of the UK as in the richest third.
"Le Petit Prince" by Antoine de Saint Exupéry has just been translated into its 300th language – Hassanya, a North African variant of Arabic.
Almost one in five children’s building sets and action figures in the UK are bought by adults for their own personal use.