An inflatable evacuation slide has fallen from an airliner into the garden of a suburban American home.
Melania Trump is celebrating American patriotism at the White House this Christmas, incorporating red and blue into the traditional holiday green, adding a timeline of American design, innovation and architecture and studding a Christmas tree with her family’s annual ornament, the American flag.
A tiny wooden relic that some Christians believe to be part of Jesus’s manger has arrived at its permanent home in the biblical city of Bethlehem, 1,400 years after it was sent to Rome as a gift to the Pope.
A zoo in Berlin has said twin panda cubs born this summer are developing well.
An abandoned rescue pony is the star of the RSPCA’s Christmas appeal video.
A writer is offering to pay for film tickets for lonely Americans during the Thanksgiving holiday.
United States President Donald Trump has baffled Twitter followers by posting an edited photo of himself with Sylvester Stallone’s body.
A new self-deprecating meme has people sharing just how useless they would be in a time of crisis.
Jeremy Corbyn has adopted a meme to encourage people to register to vote by writing a hidden message in a photo on Twitter.
Which Thanksgiving turkey will earn a presidential pardon? Will it be Bread or Butter?
A man who broke into the house of an 82-year-old bodybuilder got more than he bargained for when she smashed a table over his head.
A US military dog who played a starring role in the raid that killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi seemed oblivious to the praise Donald Trump heaped on him at the White House.
A blind border collie is looking for a new home with his best friend — who acts as his guide dog.
A dog who got locked inside his owner’s car stuck it in reverse and rode in circles for an hour.
Berlin Zoo has released intimate footage of its three-month-old panda cubs.
A student has gone viral after he scaled a climbing wall while still in his wheelchair.
A baby giraffe abandoned at birth has befriended a dog after being rescued and taken to an animal orphanage in South Africa.
Environmental activists have removed a giant letter “C” from the entrance to German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union party headquarters to protest against its climate change policies.
A council has sparked confusion by creating a 16ft ski-ing marmot, nicknamed “Marmite”, as the centre of its Christmas lights display.
Joe Marler has taken the internet by storm with an extended metaphor about a horse.