Residents of Woodland, Country Durham, England, have been complaining of a low hum that lasts between midnight and 4 a.m. every night.
06/14/2011 01:26 pm
Lunar eclipse: The event is the first lunar eclipse of 2011 and one of two total lunar eclipses this year.
06/13/2011 11:24 am
New Delhi police forcibly dispersed followers of guru Baba Ramdev, who called for a mass hunger strike against government corruption.
06/06/2011 12:30 pm
The Mississippi's historic highs remind the Monitor's language columnist how rich our vocabulary is in metaphors for inundation.
06/02/2011 03:58 pm
The Swiss president of world soccer's governing body won the uncontested election after his only rival dropped out of the race. But FIFA, and its awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, remains under the shadow of allegations of corruption and bribery.
06/01/2011 01:36 pm
In Pictures Space photos of the day: Volcanic eruptions
Experts suggest that the volcanic ash from Iceland's Grímsvötn could once again snarl British air traffic later this week.
05/24/2011 05:41 pm
Authorities have already grounded more than 250 flights as a volcanic ash cloud from Iceland's Grímsvötn volcano covers British air space. They appear better prepared to limit the fallout after last year's Iceland volcano disruption.
05/24/2011 08:14 am
A plucky British ex-pat in Pattaya, Thailand, saw kids playing in the dirt while parents worked at a construction site. So, she set up day-care centers and orphanages for needy children.
05/23/2011 10:25 am
The Iceland eruption of the Grímsvötn volcano Saturday was far larger than than last year's Eyjafjallajökull eruption, but scientists say it is unlikely to disrupt Europe as much.
05/23/2011 09:45 am