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The Life Of Diana, Princess Of Wales

Today marks 20 years since the funeral of Princess Diana, known to many as the “people’s princess.” The Onion looks back at the life of Princess Diana before it was cut tragically short.

Study: Other Countries Weird

BOSTON—Examining a wide variety of cross-cultural data, a Boston University study released Monday determined that other countries are weird.

Japanese Family Puts Aging Robot In Retirement Home

KYOTO, JAPAN—Saying the move to the assisted care facility was the right decision after so many years of operation, members of the Akiyama family finally put their aging robot in a retirement home, sources reported Friday.

North Korea Successfully Detonates Nuclear Scientist

PYONGYANG—Hailing it as a significant step forward for their ballistic weapons program just hours after suffering a failed missile launch, North Korean leaders announced Monday they had successfully detonated a nuclear scientist.
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U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown Resigns

The week after an inconclusive election result, Prime Minister Gordon Brown stepped aside and recommended Conservative leader David Cameron as his successor. What do you think?

  • "Is David Cameron the one that was the British Obama, or is he the other guy that was the British Obama?"

    George Mitchell Unit Sales Leader
  • "Only a true statesman like Gordon Brown could resign with the same dour, joyless, soporific basset-hound face with which he once savored victory."

    Wes Collins Maintenance Mechanic
  • "I follow politics pretty closely, but I must admit I had no idea the U.K. existed."

    Leah Thais Staffing Coordinator

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