Monday, 23 December 2013
Tributes paid to teenage footballers after 13-year-old collapses and dies on the pitch in front of his family
Shock: Jamie Skinner collapsed during the Under-14s game in Edinburgh and could not be revived
Mikhail Kalashnikov, the designer of the assault rifle that has killed more people than any other firearm in the world, has died in hospital at the age of 94.
The creator of the AK-47 more than 60 years ago died in hospital his home city of Izhevsk, near the Ural Mountains - where his gun is still made.
He had been ill for some time and had been in intensive care since November 17.
African-American women have to eat fewer calories or take more exercise to lose the same amount of weight as Caucasian women
From their genes to the speed of their metabolism, people come up with an enormous range of excuses for their failure to shed their extra pounds.