ABBA releases new album after almost 40 years

On November 5, Swedish pop group ABBA released a new 10-track studio album. The quartet surprised fans by announcing the ...

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Airport in Qatar named world’s best airport

The Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha, Qatar, has been crowned the “World’s Best Airport” for 2021 by The World ...

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Warner Bros. to release Lord of the Rings anime movie

Warner Bros. Animation is working with New Line Cinema to produce a Lord of the Rings (LOTR) anime movie. Entitled ...

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Man who lived alone on island leaves after 32 years

A man who lived alone on an island has finally left after 32 years. In 1989, Mauro Morandi stumbled upon ...

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Turkmenistan celebrates new holiday for national dog

Turkmenistan has a new holiday dedicated to its national dog breed, the Alabai. The Alabai is one of the world’s ...

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Trash collector creates videos to remind people to keep Paris clean

Ludovic Franceschet [FRAHN-seh-shey], a 45-year-old French street sweeper, is using the social media platform TikTok to encourage people to keep ...

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Italian houses for sale for only 1 euro

Troina, a historic village in Sicily, Italy, is auctioning off houses for €1 (about ¥128). The town is also giving ...

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Brothers write 270-page book about pizza

British brothers Thom and James Elliot have written a 270-page book devoted entirely to pizza. The idea for the book ...

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Social media users report injury caused by smartphones

According to some social media users, a new condition called “smartphone pinky” is changing the shape of their little finger. ...

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Burger King wants a Michelin star

Burger King says that its new burger deserves a Michelin [MISH-uh-lin] star. In an online marketing campaign, the fast-food chain ...

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Visitors not happy about Harry Potter castle’s new rules

Alnwick [AN-ik] Castle, which was used to film the first two Harry Potter movies, has announced that its security team ...

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Actress sends wedding invitation to person that she doesn’t know

Hollywood actress Jenny Slate accidentally sent a wedding invitation to a person that she had never met before. Instead of ...

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Drive-in theaters become popular again

Drive-in theaters in the United States are making a comeback after the coronavirus caused cinemas to close. Because of strict ...

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World traveler finally gets home

British national Jazz Turner finally returned home after she was stranded overseas due to the coronavirus. She had spent 18 ...

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Scientists use unique butter to make cakes and cookies

Scientists from Ghent University in Belgium did a cooking experiment with insects. In place of cow’s milk, they used insect ...

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New airport in Berlin to open after long delay

The Brandenburg Airport in Berlin, Germany, is set to finally open on October 31 after years of construction. Locals have ...

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European city may ban new restaurants to decrease tourist numbers

The local government of Dubrovnik [DOO-brawv-nik], Croatia, may prohibit restaurants from adding tables and chairs outside for five years. Dubrovnik ...

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Family rents out house after experiencing ghost activity

Aaron and Erin Clark bought a 109-year-old house in Jefferson, Missouri. A month after moving in, the family started to ...

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Fedex offers new passport service

FedEx is collaborating with RushMyPassport, a US passport service agency, to deliver new passports in just one day. The new ...

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Hawaii announces plan to improve popular beach

The government of Hawaii announced a $13 million plan to improve Waikiki Beach, one of the island’s most popular attractions. ...

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McDonald’s introduces new type of Happy Meal

Popular fast-food restaurant McDonald’s introduced a vegan Happy Meal in its Swedish branches. Called the McFalafel, the new menu item ...

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