The wife of a Utah mayor who died while serving in Kabul has received a letter from an Afghan military officer describing how her husband “taught me to love my wife as an equal and treat my children as treasured gifts”.
An anonymous thank you letter has melted the hearts of the “truly wonderful” volunteers who put their lives on the line to save people at sea.
The US midterm elections saw a record number of women elected to the House of Representatives, as well as historic wins from Muslim, black, Native American, and LGBTQ+ candidates.
Long lines and faulty voting machines have dominated the opening hours of the 2018 US midterm elections, with hundreds of voters using social media to vent their frustrations.
It can be easy to forget what the generations before us looked like in their youth, so when an author encouraged people to share pictures of their grandparents from the past, the results were stunning.
Two police officers have gained praise online after being spotted helping a young boy change a tyre on his bike.
Dramatic footage posted online shows the terrifying speed tornadoes form before laying waste to anything in their path.
Another week goes by, another hilarious meme goes viral on Twitter; this one features an emoji you will have definitely used before.
Air New Zealand’s new safety video is so catchy, it’s near enough impossible to forget how to be safe on an aeroplane now.
One Ryanair customer took matters into his own hands in hilarious fashion after the airline changed its hand luggage rules for the second time this year.
Sometimes the small things in life can be the most rewarding.
What do you do when your partner pops the question but you haven’t had your nails done for that big Instagram post? This woman found the perfect solution with the help of a heroic cousin.
Have you ever wondered what your slogan would be if you ran for political office? Well, have no fear, because a Twitter user has come up with with a rather clever way for you to find out.
Coming up with a reason for why you’ve turned up late to work or school is rarely easy, but when the truth is the craziest explanation it makes it all the harder to be believed.
We’ve all been one one terrible date or two in our lives, but these dreadful date stories definitely top them all.
Now Halloween is over, social media users are already fully embracing Christmas, whether some people think it’s too early or not.
You expect to get a fright or two when you’re out trick-or-treating on Halloween – but not like this.
Anyone who spends a lot of time on the internet will know there’s a running joke that Ted Cruz is the Zodiac Killer.
The Avengers: Infinity War has been perhaps the most talked about film of 2018, so Jill Trekell and her family’s choice on how to decorate their garden for Halloween this year was all too easy.
It just isn’t Halloween without pumpkins, but invariably the attention is given to those who carve artistic pieces of brilliance or creative, rib-tickling wonder.
Trying to reason with a young child is as difficult as it sounds, so sometimes it takes trickery for parents to get them in line.
A former Paralympic athlete is wowing social media with his Halloween costume this year – the Genie from Disney’s Aladdin.
“Halloween is Christmas for us amputees.”
When you knocked on your neighbours’ door on Halloween evening as a kid, there were some sweets you hoped they would drop into your bag – and some you hoped they wouldn’t.
It’s Halloween – and whether you love it or hate it, it’s a time of year that comes with certain hazards.
Gone are the days when the norm is to be settled down and married in your 20s – these days, it’s much more common not to meet your long-term partner until you’re in your 30s, 40s… or even at retirement age.
K-Beauty – Korean Beauty – is one of the world’s biggest skin and make-up trends, as everyone wants to emulate the enviably bright and dewy look of South Korean women.
With October 31 marking the final Halloween before Brexit Day, it seems only right to joyfully mash the two together in meme matrimony.
A two-year-old girl from Manila in the Philippines has made an impression with her scarily realistic “headless” Halloween costume.
Voice commands and tech have a long-standing romance with humorous misunderstandings, but if said malfunctions were applied to your vehicle things might turn from funny to chaotic pretty quickly.
A cat unexpectedly stole the show on a fashion runway in Istanbul when it wandered on to the stage and began to strut among the models.
Remarkable dashcam footage shows the moment a school bus was washed away by powerful flooding in the US.