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For centuries bones believed to be the remains of Anglo-Saxon and early Norman rulers and bishops have been kept in mortuary chests in Winchester Cathedral. Over the years the skeletal remains have been mixed up and moved around, resulting in some confusion over whose they are.
After a huge wildfire killed a forest in San Diego, California, in 2002, Cody Petterson set his heart on replanting the trees. As a child, he had happily played and hiked among these statuesque conifers, which provide shelter to black bears and black-tailed deer.
Almost 80 years ago Snowdonia prepared to keep a welcome in the hillside for some of the world's most treasured paintings. Across Europe the advancing Nazis had already looted or destroyed millions of pounds worth of art...
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Madonna's much-anticipated appearance at the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel has drawn a mixed response from viewers. The star sported a black cape and eyepatch during her performance of 1989 hit Like A Prayer and new single Future, featuring US rapper Quavo...
David Williams has been bitten by a snake six times. "The first time was pretty terrifying because I didn't know what to expect. It felt like having my hand smashed with a hammer," he says...
The baby boy is said to have been abandoned by his mother, 15, to hide her pregnancy from her parents. Ping Pong the dog was barking and digging in a field in Ban Nong Kham village. Its owner says he then noticed a baby's leg sticking out of the earth...
American photographer Ralph Gibson has been transforming the world into stark black and white since the swinging 60s. From the soft and sensual to still life, Gibson's camera has been guided by the decision he made aged only 17 when he knew he was going to become a photographer...
There was nothing more the pilots could have done. As alarms sounded in their cockpit, the captain and first officer struggled to regain control of their stricken aircraft.
An academic claims to have deciphered a medieval manuscript which countless scholars including Alan Turing had been unable to decode. The Voynich manuscript is a handwritten and illustrated text carbon-dated to the mid-15th Century.
In February, in a case aimed at proving he fathered a love child in the 1960s. The ex-king denies the paternity claim.
Hawksmoor Manchester said on Twitter it hoped the customer had enjoyed their evening after being given the pricey 2001 bottle of Chateau le Pin Pomerol. In a tweet it quipped that "one-off mistakes happen" and "we love you anyway"...
Officials say a nearby air monitor detected enriched uranium and neptunium-237 at Zahn's Corner Middle School in Piketon, southern Ohio. There are more than 300 pupils and 25 staff at the school...
The man killed in a crossbow murder-suicide pact in Germany is believed to have led a cultish group devoted to medieval folklore and treated the women around him like slaves, reports say. The bodies of Torsten W and two women , alongside three crossbows.
The Chinese Chang'e-4 rover may have confirmed a longstanding idea about the origin of a vast crater on the Moon's far side. The rover's landing site lies within a vast impact depression created by an asteroid strike billions of years ago...
Verena Bahlsen, 25, was responding to an earlier controversy when she made the comment about forced workers. Bahlsen, which makes Choco Leibniz, employed about 200 forced labourers between 1943 and 1945 - most of whom were women from Nazi-occupied Ukraine.
President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to protect US computer networks from "foreign adversaries". The president signed an executive order which effectively bars US companies from using foreign telecoms believed to pose a security risk to the country...
German tennis star Alexander Zverev's struggle to understand sports reporter Jonathan Pinfield’s Yorkshire accent at a press conference at last year’s French Open sent viewers into fits of giggles, and it went viral...
Kurt Kaser, 63, was moving grain from one silo to another when he was pulled into an auger - a tube with an interior shaped like a screw. He was forced to cut off his lower leg with a 3in (7.6cm) pen knife and crawl to the nearest phone for help.

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