A cassowary roams in the Daintree National Forest, Australia. The San Diego Zoo website calls cassowaries the world’s most dangerous bird, with a 4in dagger-like claw on each foot. File photograph: Wilson Ring/AP

A large, flightless bird killed its owner when it attacked him after he fell, authorities in Florida have said. The Alachua County Fire Rescue Depart(...)

Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory (GLOSA) uses vehicle-to-infrastructure communication technology to allow the car to ‘talk’ to the traffic lights near it, and get data from them as to how long it will be before they switch from green to red or vice-versa

Audi claims that its new ‘GLOSA’ technology is designed to predict when the traffic lights ahead of you will turn green, and how fast you should drive(...)

Workers remove a monument dedicated to the Confederate Women of Maryland early on Wednesday in Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph:  Jerry Jackson/The Baltimore Sun via AP

Confederate-era monuments were quietly taken down in the middle of the night in the US city of Baltimore. Journalists in the Maryland city reported o(...)