Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said Wednesday she was confident the military would not launch another coup to try to end the kingdom's political crisis, despite a history of seizing power. Duration: 01:25
Unusually thick fog weighed down on London and England's southeast on Wednesday morning, December 11, reducing the visibility to less than 50 meters in places. According to local reports, dozens of flights had to be cancelled. On the upside, the haze offered some spectacular scenes such as that seen in this time lapse video shot from a high-rise in Canary Wharf, showing the top of the O2 Arena peaking out from the haze. Credit: Stephen Lee
Mandela memorial sign language interpreter a 'fraud'
South Africa's deaf community on Wednesday accused the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial of being a fake, who had merely flapped his arms around during speeches. Duration: 00:13
Ten years after Volkswagen's legendary Beetle drove off into the sunset, another motoring icon, the VW camper van, takes its leave from the world's automobile stage this month. Duration: 00:36