Thousands of spiders descend on Greek town & cover it with 300-meter-long web (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Published time: 20 Sep, 2018 04:44 Those suffering from Arachnophobia or who are just not fond of the eight-legged creatures should, for a while, stay clear of visiting Western Greece, where a 300-meter-long cobweb covered the coastal area in the town of Aitoliko. The breathtaking scenery of clear blue Mediterranean Sea waters in Aitoliko has […]

White supremacists and their opponents descend on Washington (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Heavy police presence is seen in the center of the US capital as crowds of anti-nationalists protesters have gathered to protest Unite the Right Rally one year after Charlottesville clashes. Some 300 people have gathered in Lafayette Park in Washington DC to oppose a white nationalist rally that is scheduled in the US capital on […]

Descend Through Abstract Tunnels In Roguelite 6DOF Shooter Pixelpunk XL

Descent and other space shooters popularized six-degrees-of-freedom action, an interesting subgenre that has seen a small resurgence with games like Sublevel Zero and the upcoming Overload. Pixelpunk XL is an interesting take on the concept, presenting alien pixelated environments to fly and blast through. The randomly-generated environments are constructed from odd pixelated rooms and tunnels, […]

Canadian snowboarders descend on Vail for prestigious Burton U.S. Open

The world’s top snowboarders decend on Vail, Colo., this week for the Burton U.S. Open. In its 36th year, the longest-running event in snowboarding has earned the reputation as the most coveted title in the sport. The field in the slopestyle event includes Canadian heavyweights Mark McMorris, Max Parrot, Tyler Nicholson, Darcy Sharpe, and Sébastien Toutant. Parrot redeemed […]

‘Burqa ban’: Vienna police descend on Lego store over face-covered Red Ninja

Published time: 21 Oct, 2017 13:36 Officers flocked to a Lego store in Vienna responding to a report of a violation of the law forbidding full face veils. Over the past days, it also had police approaching a man in a shark suit and the Austrian parliament’s mascot. The incident in the Austrian capital happened […]

Game of Thrones season 7: White Walkers descend on London ahead of series premiere

It may be summer, but winter had certainly arrived this morning as the frightening characters were seen travelling south towards London on Horseback. The Night King set off at Hadrian’s Wall, the landmark that famously inspired George RR Martin’s vision for The Wall; the 700ft, 300 mile long ice barrier defended by the Night’s Watch […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling DIVES as May, Trump and Putin descend on G20

The exchange rate has wobbled after a series of political and economical events this week.  Sterling is buying €1.135, after sliding from weekly highs yesterday of €1.142.  Despite holding its ground in the wake of disappointing data out of the UK this week, the pound was hit by a soaring euro.  The single currency noted […]

Entire US Senate to descend on White House for N. Korea briefing

The Trump administration has asked every member of the US Senate to meet at the White House on Wednesday for a briefing on North Korea, in a rare and unusual move, amid mounting tensions with Pyongyang. All 100 senators have been asked to attend the Wednesday briefing, which will be conducted by Secretary of State […]

‘1mn penguins’ descend on Argentina in spectacular scene (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

Over one million penguins arrived on Punta Tombo, Argentina in what is thought to be a record number, resulting in stunning displays of wildlife along the shoreline. Often seen in parts of southern Argentina and Chile, the numerous small inlets of Punta Tombo in Argentina’s southeast region make a perfect breeding ground for the Magellanic […]

Diehard Sanders backers descend on Democratic convention vowing ‘Bernie or Bust’

Some loyal Bernie Sanders voters have organized multiple events and rallies in support of the failed Democratic presidential nominee in Philadelphia to coincide with the party’s convention. “Bernie or Bust” adherents say there is no way they will vote for Hillary Clinton. CBC | World News