Suspension comes one year after deadly stage collapse in Indiana
Iconic music festival Lollapalooza was shut down this afternoon after powerful thunderstorms swept into Chicago.
Around 100,000 fans were evacuated to shelters which had been set up in underground parking garages along the edge of Grant Park, where the event is being held.
Organisers were being cautious in the wake of last year’s tragedy at the Indiana State Fair, when seven people died [...]
AFP - A Japanese artist cooked his own genitals and served them to five paying diners in Tokyo to cover the medical costs, in a bizarre act to raise awareness about sexual minorities.
Mao Sugiyama had his penis and testicles surgically removed in March and kept them frozen for two months before dishing them out — seasoned and braised — to customers at an event hall on May 13, according to postings [...]
Her face hidden behind a black mask, a former model spoke yesterday of the horrific burns she suffered in a bushfire while running a marathon.
Turia Pitt, 24, told a parliamentary inquiry that event organisers had given little warning of the risk of being engulfed in an Outback blaze.
Yet only a few miles into the race a wildfire trapped her in a rocky gorge, leaving her with ‘nowhere to go’.
It just [...]