A group of weed-smoking mums who meet for lavish cannabis-infused lunches say taking marijuana makes them better parents.
The ultimate holiday for dogs - a luxury fortnight on the North Somerset coast costing an incredible £47,000 per pet - has been launched.
Two West Yorkshire pensioners nearly missed their ocean-going ferry to Spain - when their sat nav led them onto a tiny river crossing instead.
A US inventor has created an alarm clock which shreds your money if you fail to get up to turn it off.
Two British designers have unveiled a flying bicycle that requires no licence to fly and is capable of altitudes of up to 4,000ft.
A suit of armour for a guinea pig is up for grabs in one of the more unusual listings ever seen on eBay.
Pope Francis blessed scores of Harley-Davidson riders who went to the Vatican to celebrate the manufacturer's 110th anniversary.
Some of Peru's toughest prisoners were among 1,200 inmates who put on their trainers and multi-coloured gym outfits as they tried to break a world record.
Darth Vader and his son Luke Skywalker have finally buried the hatchet - just in time for Father's Day.
A Lincolnshire plumber has modified a bicycle to reach speeds of up to 50mph - by fixing a jet engine on the back.
A Leicestershire angler was dragged neck-deep into a lake during a two hour battle to land a giant catfish.
Police in Birmingham have issued a warning to a man who rang 999 to complain about an "ugly" prostitute.
Police officers in Leicester sniffed out a cannabis farm - after opening their patrol car windows because one officer kept breaking wind.
A Colombian poet is planning to sell his own testicles to raise money for a European tour.
Police were called after a wallaby was spotted hopping along a road in a West Midlands village.
Cockroaches that can be controlled by mobile phone are to go on show at a technology conference in Edinburgh.
A kitten owner had to do a double take when she realised her newborn feline had two faces.
A video which appears to show a dog pushing his wheelchair-bound owner through a flooded street is going viral online.
George Osborne's cat has been accused of being a foreign spy when it suddenly returned after disappearing for two years.
A pet shop owner has been arrested on suspicion of illegally possessing wildlife after the discovery of hundreds of protected species, including 14 rare albino lions.
A deer in the Florida Keys is breathing more easily after a deputy removed a Doritos bag from its head.
A dog who lost a chunk of her face while saving the lives of two girls is getting a hero's welcome back home in her native Philippines after being treated by top US vets.
Two women have been arrested after making a 10-year-old boy drive them home because they were drunk.
A New Jersey shore town is hoping to impose a ban on saggy pants ahead of the busy beach season.
A Polish man who'd just broken up with his girlfriend suffered another blow when he was caught on live TV stealing roses to try to win her back.
A protestor who threw a cream cake in a judge's face in a courtroom protest is to face charges in Poland.
A feline felon which hoped to play cat and mouse with prison guards and sneak contraband into a Russian jail has been caught red-handed.
Brawling parents had to be separated by police with CS spray after a fight broke out in front of youngsters at a Cornish infant school.
A French bankrobber has been jailed after he tried to stage a raid while wearing underpants on his head as a disguise.
Police are warning an 86-year-old cheesemaker she may face legal action if she supplies Gloucester's famous annual cheese-rolling event.
The restaurant boss behind a menu which likened the Australian Prime Minister to a quail with "small breasts" and "huge thighs" has apologised for the derogatory comments.
A London hotel is getting a horror-themed makeover which it reckons will petrify even the most hardened of guests.
A Spanish town is keeping its streets clean of dog mess - by sending offending deposits back to the owners in a box marked 'Lost Property'.
A San Francisco lollipop company that specialises in eccentric tastes has introduced a new flavour - breast milk.
A New Zealand man is being threatened with legal action after he sold the skin of a cat on an online auction website.
A mortuary refrigerator from a Manhattan psychiatric hospital is being sold in "used" but "good condition" on eBay.
A life-sized statue of a teenage couple snogging on a park bench has been given the kiss-off by straight laced mums in China.
A billboard ad for a kettle in California is going viral after a driver pointed out its resemblance to Adolf Hitler.
A Shropshire artist persuaded more than 300 women - aged 19 to 82 - to bare their breasts for a racy new wallpaper.
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall have been given a starring role in The Beano.
Top psychic Derek Acorah was forced to cancel his latest show - because of unforeseen ≠circumstances.
A football fan and his bride were shocked to be given a football stadium dugout as a wedding present on their big day.
A Birrmingham bobby surprised shoppers when he got into his beat by picking up a busker's guitar and belting out Oasis hits.
A US woman who gave birth the day after a two hour training run didn't even know she was pregnant.
A 102-year-old Idaho woman celebrated her birthday in unusual fashion - by base jumping off a near 600ft high bridge.
A Brighton man is offering someone the chance to live in his house rent free - so long as they agree to dress up as a walrus.
The National Trust is hoping to reverse a drop in visitors to its historic mansions and stately homes - by hosting burlesque nights.
A man's witty description of his 'clapped out' Mercedes on eBay has seen bidding soar to more than £150,000.
From boat shaped dens to replicas of the Tardis, the finalists of the 2013 Shed of the Year competition have been revealed.
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