Saturday, July 7th, 2018

 

Lithuanian couple win world wife-carrying championship title in Finland

Fifty-three men slung their wives or partners over their shoulders and hurtled off on an hour-long race in the small Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, as thousands of fans cheered from the…


Pay with a song: sing or the engine stops in Finnish karaoke taxi

Driver Topias Uusipere has been giving rides to music festival goers in the Finnish city of Turku since Friday — for a song.


‘Buffalo’ Bill Hillmann gives tip on running with bulls in Pamplona

“Buffalo” Bill Hillmann is often asked for his tips by those hoping to run with the bulls in Pamplona and he always gives the same answer: “Don’t.” Immortalized by Ernest Hemingway in “The Sun…


One person gored on opening day of Pamplona bull runs

PAMPLONA, Spain – One person was gored on the first day of Spain’s Pamplona bull running festival, the Red Cross said on Saturday.