- Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil Updated: Oct-07-15 12:06 am
RIO DE JANEIRO - Thais Faria sank into a leather love seat, relaxing under the ministrations first of a masseuse, then a manicurist and finally a hairdresser-cum-makeup artist. Not 24 hours after her daughter was born via cesarean, Faria was being pampered at an upscale Rio de Janeiro maternity clinic.
- Haunted houses, creepy mazes and other Halloween attractions Updated: Sep-23-15 5:11 pm
Escape rooms, zombie fights and carnival sideshow freaks are a few of the themes popping up at this year's Halloween attractions.
- Lemmon celebrates business climate with block party Updated: Sep-11-15 2:16 am
LEMMON, South Dakota - The South Dakota city of Lemmon is celebrating a healthy business climate with a block party on Friday.
- Austria: A special birthday party for thousands of migrants Updated: Sep-09-15 4:34 pm
TRAISKIRCHEN, Austria - Aytekin Yilmazer's bash will be a night to remember - both for him and the hundreds of refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and other troubled corners of the world who took up his invitation Wednesday to celebrate his 37th birthday.
- WWII veteran celebrates 97th birthday on ship in Muskegon Updated: Sep-09-15 9:52 am
MUKSEGON, Michigan - A World War II veteran who served aboard a tank landing craft has celebrated his 97th birthday on a vessel of the same design in western Michigan.