LOS ANGELES: Poultry workers in the United States are routinely denied bathroom breaks to the point of being forced to wear diapers while on the production line, a new report claims.
TALLAHASSEE: A Florida man was hospitalized after an alligator chomped off his hand and forearm as he sought to elude authorities by running into a lake, police said on Thursday.
OREGON CITY: An Oregon appeals court has wiped away a father's criminal conviction for not changing his son's diaper for at least 14 hours, overturning a jury's verdict that the man was guilty of mistreatment.
TOKYO: A dozing train driver and a comic-book reading conductor have been berated by Japan's biggest rail operator, media reports said Tuesday, with the firm vowing to crack down on sloppy staff behaviour.
MADRID: Spanish police have arrested a young man who live-streamed video of himself driving at nearly twice the speed limit, forcing other drivers to swerve out of the way to avoid being hit, police said.
DENVER: A couple of eastern Colorado teenagers posing for a traditional prom photo received a unique memento as the girl's mother snapped the shot with a tornado in the background.
FLORIDA: A man admitted hunting an alligator without a legal permit after the authorities found the body parts of the animal in his vehicle.
BANGKOK: A top Thai medical college has caught students using spy cameras linked to smartwatches to cheat during exams in what some social media users on Monday compared to a plot straight out of a Mission Impossible movie.
The Aphrodite cruise ship carrying 37 tourists incidentally caught fire while docked in Ha Long Bay.