Oddly Enough


Poppy-stealing pigeon offers poignant reminder of war anniversary Friday, 8 Nov 2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - A pigeon has been pinching poppies from the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Australia's national war memorial in Canberra and using them to build a colorful nest in the lead-up to Remembrance Day commemorations.  Full Article

Bolivia's Morales a dictator? Apple's Siri says so (in Spanish) Wednesday, 6 Nov 2019 

LA PAZ (Reuters) - With political tension mounting in Bolivia over contested elections, Apple Inc's Siri appeared on Wednesday to briefly take the side of anti-government protesters often terming long-standing President Evo Morales a "dictator."  Full Article  

Dying for a better life: South Koreans fake their funerals for life lessons Wednesday, 6 Nov 2019 

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean service is offering free funerals - but only to the living.  Full Article  |  Video  

Powered by Reuters AlertNet. AlertNet provides news, images and insight from the world's disasters and conflicts and is brought to you by Reuters Foundation.