Watch: Truck spills load of grapefruit onto Florida's Turnpike
on December 12, 2019 at 8:53 pm
The Florida Highway Patrol said traffic on a stretch of highway came to a standstill when a truck lost its load of up to 1,000 grapefruits.
Look: Airport builds Christmas tree out of confiscated items
on December 12, 2019 at 8:38 pm
An airport in Lithuania took an unusual approach to holiday decorating when it assembled a Christmas tree out of confiscated items.
Pregnancy cravings lead to $100,000 lottery jackpot
on December 12, 2019 at 7:49 pm
A Maryland man won a $100,000 lottery jackpot, thanks to his pregnant wife's cravings for "special cookies."
Horse named Touch of Generator entangled in active power line
on December 12, 2019 at 7:18 pm
Firefighters in Washington state said a horse named Touch of Generator lived up to his name when he became entangled in an active power line.
Watch: Deputies lasso deer that fell through ice into frozen pond
on December 12, 2019 at 6:52 pm
Sheriff's deputies in Wyoming used a lasso to rescue a deer that fell through the ice of a frozen pond and couldn't pull itself out of the water.
New Jersey farmer dresses cows in giant-sized Christmas sweaters
on December 12, 2019 at 5:55 pm
A New Jersey dairy farm's cows are going viral after they got into the holiday spirit by donning festive Christmas sweaters.
Look: Rescuers save seal with fishing line digging into its neck
on December 12, 2019 at 4:14 pm
Animal rescuers in South Africa said a seal spotted with a neck wound was found to have a length of fishing wire digging into its skin.
Minnesota teen has 3.67-inch mouth gape
on December 12, 2019 at 3:01 pm
A Minnesota teenager's 3.67-inch mouth gape was verified by Guinness World Records as the largest in the world.
Watch: Two-headed cobra discovered in Indian village
on December 11, 2019 at 9:36 pm
Wildlife officials in India said a two-headed snake was discovered in a village, but locals refused to turn the serpent over because they believe it has mythological meaning.
Look: Festive SUV pulled over for excessive Christmas lights
on December 11, 2019 at 9:18 pm
The Washington State Patrol is warning drivers not to get too festive with their vehicles after an SUV decked out with Christmas lights was stopped on the highway.
'Hey Siri, call 911': Teen's life saved by phone assistant
on December 12, 2019 at 11:08 am
A teenager whose car was sinking into freezing water was saved when he asked Siri to call 911.
Walmart pulls jumper showing Santa with 'lines of cocaine'
on December 9, 2019 at 3:23 pm
Walmart has apologised for selling a pullover on its website that appears to show Father Christmas doing lines of cocaine.
$120k duct-taped banana art eaten in front of crowd
on December 8, 2019 at 9:40 am
It sold for $120,000 (£91,300) just last week - but the artwork of a banana duct-taped to a wall has now been scoffed.
Wonky the 'unicorn-horned' rabbit looks for new home for Christmas
on December 7, 2019 at 2:51 pm
Like Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, Wonky the lop-eared rabbit is hoping his unusual physical trait will help him find a loving family this Christmas.
Banana taped to wall sells for $120k (and the banana needs replacing every few days)
on December 6, 2019 at 6:34 am
A banana duct-taped to a wall has been sold by an artist for $120,000 (£91,000).
Pablo Escobar's brother launches smartphone - and vows to sue Apple
on December 5, 2019 at 11:08 am
The brother of Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar has launched a rather unexpected product: a foldable gold smartphone.
Husky starts kitchen fire after owners leave him home alone
on December 3, 2019 at 12:46 pm
A kitchen fire in Essex was started by a dog who switched on a microwave with some buns inside when he was left home alone.
Grandad spends three weeks turning his home into Christmas grotto
on December 2, 2019 at 11:54 am
A grandfather has created a larger-than-life Christmas attraction at his home, which has welcomed a stream of visitors from across the UK.
Man killed by own gun booby trap at home
on December 1, 2019 at 12:31 pm
A man has died after the booby trap device he set up in his home went off, shooting him fatally.
Mystery of empty boat washed ashore in Ireland solved
on November 30, 2019 at 12:48 pm
The mystery of who was behind a boat that washed up on the Irish coast after apparently coming from Canada has been solved.