Former US president George W. Bush has made a hole-in-one at a Dallas course that will soon host his institute’s Warrior Open honouring wounded US military personnel.
A webcam viewer helped to save the life of an elderly man after spotting him floating in a river.
Lake Michigan has formed thousands of ice shards as spring begins to melt the frost caused by a polar vortex.
A petition calling for the Government to revoke Article 50 has had the highest rate of sign-ups on record, according to Parliament’s official Petitions Committee.
A sunfish so big people thought it was part of a boat has washed ashore in South Australia.
An online services marketplace is searching for people to become “professional Cadbury Creme Egg hunters”.
A student who won a year’s supply of Mexican food has decided to give his prize away to a local homeless shelter.
McDonald’s restaurants in Norway have launched vegetarian nuggets for children in Happy Meals and adults as a nine-pack.
A man in Australia was surprised to find a “persistent” koala refusing to budge from his car after the creature was attracted by the air conditioning.
A two-week-old giraffe has put in his first public appearance.
A rare addition to UK species has been captured on camera at Whipsnade Zoo following the birth of two wolverines.
Former Olympic champion Usain Bolt has tweeted in support of a Jamaican sprinter who won an astonishing silver medal at the Special Olympics World Games.
Two suspects have been charged after a man wearing a full body unicorn costume robbed a convenience store north of Baltimore.
If you were stranded on a deserted island out at sea, which Sesame Street character would be the best companion?
A man has returned an overdue library book – 53 years after he first borrowed it.
A man has been caught attempting to smuggle three tortoises through airport customs by disguising them as pastries.
There are challenges that come with running the last Blockbuster Video on the planet.
A dead whale with 40 kilograms of plastic in its stomach has been discovered off the coast of the Philippines.
An Austrian town has burned what organisers say is the world’s tallest bonfire, clocking in at 60.646 metres (198.97 feet).
A library in a small US town was closed for an unusual reason: a moose decided to take a nap outside the front door.