The 51-year-old asked to leave Östragård prison to see a dentist, but when guards ignored his repeated requests he busted out.
Two UK teachers on a world tour promoting education have overtaken the record for the longest journey made in a tuk-tuk.
A passenger plane has crashed at an airport in the Russian city of Kazan, killing all 50 people on board.
A man who murdered his girlfriend's young daughter when he was supposed to be looking after her has been ordered to serve at least 20 years in jail.
The teens were arrested for the escapades but charges were dropped after images of their night out went viral
Some people are into fast cars or sleek aircraft. McKinley Page has nurtured an obsession with a more mundane vehicle: the street sweeper.
Depressed Chinese bachelor cuts his penis off because it's surplus to requirements then CYCLES to hospital for treatment (but forgets to take severed organ with him)
A video that appears to show a group of Chinese prostitutes on a crash course on how to use the internet to better peddle their services has gone viral online.
A 13-year-old California boy carrying a replica of an assault rifle to a friend's house was shot dead by a sheriff's deputy who believed the gun was real, authorities have said.
The US Federal Reserve has issued a new hi-tech $100 banknote comprising several new security features.
Terror gripped the nation's capital this afternoon after a woman with her one-year-old in the back seat rammed her car through a security fence at the White House and then raced toward Capitol Hill before she was gunned down by Secret Service agents and Capitol Police officers.
It seems Thailand’s opposition politicians are getting desperate.
A baby was killed on an airport baggage carousel in Spain after his family arrived from Gatwick on holiday.
A two tonne escaped circus elephant called Tanya has killed a French petanque player with her trunk, police said on 9th September.
A controversial law banning Vietnamese online users from discussing current affairs has come into effect.
Kanagawa Prefectural Police have arrested a man for stealing three seats from women’s electric bicycles in a housing complex at around 4 a.m. on Aug 24. After searching Kondo’s home, they uncovered a further 200 seats.
A young teenager dashed across a runway at a Nigerian airport, hid in the wheel well of a jet and survived a 35-minute domestic flight, the airline and aviation authorities said Sunday.
A businessman who sold fake bomb detectors around the world has been jailed for seven years.
A Bolivian man born in 1890 - and still going strong - has been revealed as the oldest living person ever recorded, it was reported today.
AN 82-year-old man and his 41-year-old son have been found living in a forest in central Vietnam after they went missing during the country's war with the US.