International News Archive - November 12, 2010


Russia’s notorious Butyrka prison said on Tuesday that it will soon install sunbeds to improve the health of its inmates.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.