Switzerland: Are the Swiss the most honest people in the world?


Photo: Depositphotos A study that compared rates of civic honesty in 40 countries around the world has revealed that Switzerland is home to the most morally correct people, at least when it comes to returning wallets with cash in them.   Does the amount of cash in a lost wallet impact how likely a person is to … More Switzerland: Are the Swiss the most honest people in the world?

Man buys entire family DNA tests for Christmas and there are some shocking results


A man has revealed how he almost ruined his family Christmas (stock image) (Image: Getty Images) By: Courtney Pochin/UK Mirror There’s always one family member who turns up at Christmas with a rather bizarre present.   From homemade items that didn’t quite go to plan, to last minute gifts purchased on the way over, we thought we’d seen … More Man buys entire family DNA tests for Christmas and there are some shocking results

German project spotlights happiness through the eyes of a child


By: Rachel Stern/The Local Germany What is a happy day for you? To find the best answers, dance teacher Karina Sillmann began asking the children, ages 7-12, in her class in Aschaffenburg near Frankfurt. Even over the holidays, amid the gift-giving and glittering Christmas markets, happiness for them boiled down to the immaterial. One girl … More German project spotlights happiness through the eyes of a child

Family Brand


There are entire families who for whatever reason buy a specific car brand or make.   There are Ford, Chevy, Honda, and Toyota Families where most of the people in that family buy a particular make My parents brought me home from the hospital in an Old Green Buick Roadmaster, I’m not sure if it was … More Family Brand

In Pictures: 17,000 turn out for the poshest picnic in Paris


Photo: AFP From: The Local France This year’s “Dinner in white” – a chic, pop-up style picnic drew a record 17,000 diners all dressed in white. Here are some pictures of the impressive spectacle. The annual “diner en blanc” picnic took place in Paris on  at the Esplanade des Invalides and drew a record 17,000 … More In Pictures: 17,000 turn out for the poshest picnic in Paris

Anonymous shopper buys $1M of toys from Toys ‘R’ Us store and donates the toys


  An anonymous person bought $1 million worth of toys at a Raleigh, North Carolina Toys “R” Us last week and reportedly donated them to children. Employees at the store said that they spent all of Friday — the last day the toy store chain was in business — boxing up toys for the anonymous … More Anonymous shopper buys $1M of toys from Toys ‘R’ Us store and donates the toys