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.
For many in Great Britain a footballing rivalry with Germany means a great deal, but how does that manifest itself at the Special Olympics?
A Peep Show fan went above and beyond by arranging a billboard to celebrate footballer Theo Walcott’s 30th birthday.
A refugee who ran towards the Christchurch terror attacker is being hailed a hero for preventing more deaths.
Peep Show fans have been celebrating an unusual milestone after Everton winger Theo Walcott turned 30.
Sleep-talking may be a fairly common occurrence but these social media users can attest that some night-time conversations are more bizarre than others.
Premier League legend Didier Drogba and World Cup hero Cafu played against each another in a unique match at the Special Olympics World Games to celebrate inclusion.
Metrolink passengers were left confused after a wandering pygmy goat named Belle found her way on to a tram platform in Manchester.
A man and his dog launched themselves into a frozen reservoir when they saw two pups trapped in the ice.
A polar bear born at a German zoo has ventured outside to explore for the first time.
Exposing Swiss cheese to hip-hop music could make it taste better, according to new research.
A section of road in the US was shut down on Thursday while wildlife officials moved a family of bears which had made a den on the central reservation.
The US town of Fair Haven, Vermont, has elected a three-year-old goat as its honorary mayor.
A giant human shamrock has been created in London’s Trafalgar Square.
A man in Australia had a lucky escape when an arrow fired at him was blocked by his mobile phone.
Most wedding guests try to avoid upstaging the bride on her big day, but one designer is ignoring tradition – with a black “mother of the bride” dress complete with feathers and sequins.