Latest TT Stories

2009-11-17 12:00:12

Tufts University researchers have identified a gene-diet interaction that appears to influence body weight and have replicated their findings in three independent studies.

2009-05-11 14:45:00

A Swedish non-profit dedicated to investigating UFO sightings opened its archives of more than 18,000 reports and pictures to the public.

2009-04-05 14:24:44

Japanese pop star Hideki Kaji was in the middle of a recording session in Malmo, Sweden, when he was beaten and robbed, police say. Mattias Attin of the Malmo police said the Japanese performer had been recording a music video Saturday when he was attacked by three men, the Swedish news agency TT reported Sunday. Three men then walked toward him, beat him up and robbed him.

2008-11-30 13:22:53

Police say a blow-up doll left by men after a stag party triggered a bomb scare in Halmstad, Sweden. The doll, found bound and gagged, apparently was jettisoned by the partygoers as they left a bar, the Swedish news agency TT reported Sunday. Police evacuated a restaurant and cordoned off the area while

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.