Delays, technical failures and shortages are common the world over when developing military technology, if two reports this week are anything to go by.
"I saw this huge cow with a big hump so I stupidly started singing this song. As I was walking past the cow it suddenly lunged at me and head-butted me," the 25-year-old recalled.
A Ghanaian asylum seeker known as Eric X was jailed for 11 and a half years after raping a 23-year-old woman on a campsite, near Bonn, Germany in April last year.
Maria Vinogradova, 12, and Anastasia Svetozarova, 15, who fell to their deaths from an apartment block in Izhevsk, are believed to have committed suicide.
Measles cases in Italy skyrocket as populist parties Northern League and Five Star Movement promise to scrap vaccination law ahead Italian election.
Germany and the rest of Europe could be set for a major shake-up in the makeup of car usage if a ban on diesel cars is imposed.
A brutal rape suspect was caught after he stole his victim's phone and took selfies with it, which automatically uploaded to her Google Drive account.
Washington is thought to be challenging Moscow's increasing military assertions in the Black Sea region.
Social media users responded with a cacophony of "reflective" memes, comments and thoughts on President's Day, taunting Donald Trump over his first year in office.
Julian Lopez was participating in a bullfight at the La Santamaria bullring in Bogota when the incident happened.
Syrian, Afghan and Iraqi refugees injured by pensioner in knife attack outside church in Heilbronn, Denmark.
Swastikas drawn on Polish embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel, after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki says Jews were among perpetrators of the Holocaust.
Linda Wenzel joined Isis aged 15 after being groomed online. Iraqi troops captured her hiding in the rubble of Mosul last summer as they liberated the city.
"His implosion will be spectacular. It's starting," one Twitter user wrote.
The pair Pyry ("Snowfall") and Lumi ("Snow") in Finnish had been kept under quarantine.
The Russian delegation at the Pyeongchang Olympics has announced that one of its athletes has failed a drug test.
A 300-year-old "sex manual" that was banned until the 1960s due to its shocking content featuring magic and myth, is set to be sold in auction next month.
Misleading pictures spread after the premiere of the movie, which has been widely celebrated for the performances of its almost entirely black cast.