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Left: An image of the victim, Mason Cox. Right: A file photo of a wood chipper. Source: WNFX News

North Carolina teenager dies after falling into wood chipper on first day at work

A terrible workplace tragedy has claimed the life of a young Gastonia man after he fell into a wood chipper during his first day on the job, while his boss suffered a heart attack after witnessing the accident. Family members say the 19-year-old man was only filling in with the Belmont […]

December 27, 2015 US
The group celebrate the end to their 32-year pub crawl. Source: Facebook

Melbourne friends complete ‘world’s greatest pub-crawl’, visiting 476 pubs over 32 years

A group of friends in the Australian city of Melbourne have completed a pub crawl that began in 1983 and lasted 32 years, which saw the group visit every single pub in the city that was listed in the Yellow Pages the year that they embarked on their quest. According […]

November 1, 2015 Australia
File photo of the moment that the bomb detonated at Harvey's Resort

Agents commemorate 35th anniversary of the Harvey’s Resort Hotel bombing

There are no plaques outside Harveys Lake Tahoe Resort & Casino to commemorate the shocking event that occurred there 35 years ago today. Harveys spokesman John Packer said Aug. 27, 1980, is a day people on the south shore of Lake Tahoe would prefer to forget. Packer, however, does remember. […]

August 27, 2015 US
The aftermath of the crash. Inset: An image of the culprit, Colin Richard Forman

The Australian 9/11: The Forgotten Legacy Of The Connellan Air Disaster

Two decades before terrorists hijacked planes in the United States and flew them into the World Trade Center and Pentagon, a deranged pilot in the Australian outback carried out a similar destructive mission with horrifying results. The Connellan Air Disaster, as it became known, has been all but forgotten by […]

January 6, 2015 Australia