When Cristiano Ronaldo walked into his first game of 2020, it was his retro iPod that caught everyone’s attention.
Some Russian ice hockey fans celebrated victory despite losing at the world junior hockey championships because of a confusingly timed TV repeat.
The official posters for this year’s Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have been unveiled.
This is the moment an unconscious cat saved from a flat fire in Italy was successfully revived using an oxygen mask.
When a neighbour heard someone screaming “Let me out”, they called the police – only to discover the culprit was a 40-year-old parrot named Rambo.
After weeks of vandalism, the statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic has finally been overturned.
A young polar bear cub has been observed taking a few tentative steps at a zoo in the US.
A Ru-Paul obsessed couple got engaged in front of their favourite drag queens after meeting them backstage at a gig.
An Australian magpie has been filmed mimicking the sound of a fire engine’s siren as wildfires in the country continue.
A mountain of tumbleweeds closed a US highway and buried vehicles in a phenomenon that has been dubbed “tumblegeddon”.
The restaurant bill was 23 dollars (about £17), but the tip at a small-town US restaurant was much larger – 2,020 dollars (£1,525).
Actress Sharon Stone claimed on Twitter that she had been blocked from dating app Bumble.
The human world can be a tricky place to navigate for animals.
A driver had a lucky escape when a car skidded on snow and narrowly missed him as he crouched at the roadside examining his truck.
A couple reunited for extra-sweet wedding vows at the same branch of Dunkin’ Donuts where their young love splintered nearly 30 years ago.
A man who gifted cash for Christmas this year has gone viral – all because of the packaging.
For people within the LGBTQ+ community, this year held a lot of moments to be proud of, from the advancement of human rights, to community members thriving, to inspiring celebrity role models.
People across Asia have witnessed a spectacular annular solar eclipse, which saw the moon pass in front of the sun to create a so-called “ring of fire”.
A puppy with a tail on its head, an oversized rescue cat and Liverpool-supporting parrot were among the animals who took social media by storm in 2019.
A married couple who will be working in a hospital over Christmas say the festive shifts have a “special atmosphere”.