Retiree Brian Vann causes quite a stir when he heads to the local shop in this - a gopher transformed into the Batmobile.June 27, 2011, 6:51 am
As proof that having money doesn't necessarily endow a person with common sense, an American professional gambler and businessman has reportedly paid nearly $184,000 for a bottle of champagne at a London nightclub - and then sprayed it on the crowd.June 28, 2011, 7:07 am
A surfer in Florida got the shock of his life when a shark jumped over the back of his surfboard.June 27, 2011, 9:06 am
Believe it, or not. Unidentified flying objects have appeared among the clouds over a BBC building in West London, a video has shown.June 27, 2011, 6:47 am
Notorious Wild West gunslinger Billy the Kid paid 25 cents to have his photograph taken outside a New Mexico saloon in late 1880 or early 1881. On Saturday, that faded picture sold for $US2.3 million ($2.2 million).June 26, 2011, 2:13 pm
At 17m long, there's no way anyone could miss the dead creature that washed up on a beach, much to the amazement of locals.June 24, 2011, 12:54 pm
Naki'o the wonder dog has been given a new lease on life thanks to his four new bionic legs.June 24, 2011, 7:27 am
So you think you can dance? Well, move over Rihanna wannabes because there is a kid in the United States who doesn't miss a beat.June 21, 2011, 8:07 am
They came with a mind to conquer.June 20, 2011, 8:01 am
India's oldest prisoner has been freed from a jail in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh at the age of 108, after serving time for multiple murders, a report says.June 19, 2011, 8:57 am
iPhone passcodes are apparently only good for making your significant other suspicious about the contents of your phone.June 16, 2011, 7:35 am
A new Japanese invention is great news for parents with sick kids or adults who miss the bathroom after a big night out.June 15, 2011, 8:16 am
A Guinness World Records representative has declared the son of a poor Filipino locksmith who measures 60cm tall as the world's shortest man.June 12, 2011, 12:33 pm
Seven cyclists have been arrested for "moral offences" as Chile saw its first World Naked Bike Ride, which was taking place in cities around the world.June 12, 2011, 10:07 am
The headline says it all: "I've bought my seven year old a boob job."June 9, 2011, 8:04 am
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
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