Tweeps are aflutter after a septuagenarian magician said he was being stalked by a young "lesbian nude model".June 3, 2011, 9:06 am
It was an offer to good to miss - and that's why police were called to restore order outside a supermarket in Scotland when a pricing error slashed the price of cartons of beer.June 3, 2011, 8:02 am
He thought he was going to die but instead Kiwi BMX rider Jed Mildon made history with the world’s first triple backflip on two wheels.May 31, 2011, 1:55 pm
In the lead up to his 90th birthday, Prince Philip - known for his sometimes controversial comments - has defended a “slitty-eyed” gaffe made almost 25 years ago during a trip to China.May 30, 2011, 6:03 pm
Some scientists peer into ocean depths and explore jungles in search of new species.May 27, 2011, 8:54 am
It seems monkeys are just as bad as humans when it comes to having regrets, research suggests.May 27, 2011, 8:22 am
It was just like a royal show - there were showbags, toys, rides and a sideshow alley of sorts.May 27, 2011, 7:10 am
Crown Princess Mary may have to resort to pickled herring on toast for breakfast, after news that Vegemite and Marmite have been banned in Denmark because they contain added vitamins.May 26, 2011, 1:23 pm
A New Zealand truck driver has described how he felt like he was “blowing up like a balloon” after falling onto a compressed air hose.May 25, 2011, 5:14 pm
A new female vicar has managed to double worshippers of a church, but says she feels like "a bit of a fraud" walking around "in a dog collar".May 25, 2011, 8:03 am
A police helicopter was scrambled and a British golf course cleared after a white tiger was spotted in a field by members of the public - only to turn out to be a stuffed toy.May 22, 2011, 11:06 am
For some, it's Judgment Day. For others, it's party time. A loosely organized Christian movement has spread the word around the globe that Jesus Christ will return to earth on Saturday to gather the faithful into heaven. While the Christian mainstream isn't buying it, many other skeptics are milking it.May 20, 2011, 6:39 am
Call it revenge of the train passengers.May 19, 2011, 7:47 am
Security cameras have captured a man trying to board a train in Wales with his pony.May 19, 2011, 7:45 am
The overuse of a chemical that helps fruit grow faster is causing a rash of exploding watermelons in eastern China.May 18, 2011, 7:39 am
Plans are well advanced for what could be Australia's biggest brothel - in a three-storey building in Sydney.May 17, 2011, 7:48 am
A German man has scooped the title of world's best beard after impressing competition hosts in Norway with his facial hair featuring a moose and a Norwegian flag.May 16, 2011, 7:14 am
A six-year-old Croatian boy is attracting a lot of attention with his seemingly magnetic chest.May 14, 2011, 10:53 am
A six-year-old Croatian boy is attracting a lot of attention with his seemingly magnetic chest.May 14, 2011, 9:56 am
A Victorian country footballer was sent off the field by an umpire on Saturday because his gelled mohawk haircut was deemed dangerous.May 10, 2011, 2:43 pm
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