One of the biggest football clubs in Brazil is set to open a cemetery for fans who want to be buried close to their favourite players.
A town in southern France has banned people from dressing up as clowns after a spate of attacks in several parts of the country.
A man from Florida was arrested while wearing a Monopoly-themed t-shirt with the words 'Go Directly to Jail' printed across it.
The inventor of popular board game 'Operation' now needs help paying for a real-life operation.
A row over garden ornaments amongst elderly folk in Swansea has led to "threats, intimidation, accusations of theft and damage".
What happened when a cellist and a beatboxer met on an aeroplane? The answer is some very special in-flight entertainment that's gone viral on the internet.
A woman dressed as Hello Kitty has been arrested for alleged drink-driving.
An X-ray on a poorly tortoise showed up something rather unusual in its belly - a tiny metallic turtle.
A man has trained his dog to fetch his a cold beer from the fridge whenever he says the phrase: "I'm parched."
A US man is in hospital after an accident with a cigarette caused him to run over his own head with his van.
A Chinese farmer has achieved his lifetime's ambition of building himself a fully working submarine.
Google is investigating after a Google Maps user drew a cat near the coast of New Zealand.
The cast of Australian soap Neighbours have to contend with a zombie insurrection in a new spin-off Halloween web series.
This young golfer takes a very unusual approach to a three feet putt.
A bird's eye view of Paris - taken by a camera attached to a rare eagle - is proving a huge viral hit.
A scientist's 'obscure' blog has gone viral after he posted pictures of a spider the size of a small dog.
A garden centre is looking for two new members of staff to help during the busy Christmas period - by walking their reindeer.
A video of a crafty hamster who worked out how to spin his wheel while lying on his back is going viral online.
A Norfolk family redefine the meaning of animal mad by sharing their home with nearly 150 pets.
An extinct giant kangaroo that lived in the Australian outback 100,000 years ago was too heavy to hop, scientists have claimed.
An adorable orphaned puppy is causing a storm in a teacup thanks to her minuscule size.
An Australian family have sold their beloved pet cat in order to get an extra $140,000 (£75,000) for the sale of their home.
A woman has been rescued and then arrested after getting stuck in the chimney of a house of a man she reportedly met online.
A comedian ended up in a stand-up row with police officers when they burst into his gig to arrest a member of the audience.
A judge has overturned 179 divorces after it was discovered that the Italian citizens involved were pretending to live in the UK.
A US police photograph of a man arrested after he allegedly fled a bank robbery has been described as "the world's happiest mugshot".
A Canadian man has been charged after border agents found more than 50 turtles strapped to his body.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested after a three-hour pursuit of a 44-tonne digger.
A Romanian school has been told it can carry on using the skeleton of a former headmaster to teach anatomy.
Toys R Us has responded to calls from Florida mothers and has removed Breaking Bad dolls from the shelves.
A video of a man having a moth - and a tick - removed from inside his ear by tweezer-wielding friends is proving a big viral hit.
A huge inflatable sculpture inspired by a sex toy has been sabotaged by vandals days after it was installed in Paris.
A US man is suing a hospital after he woke up from anaesthetic wearing a pair of women's pink panties.
A video of a tattooed model wiggling her breasts to music by Mozart is proving a popular clash of highbrow and lowbrow culture.
A Spanish woman has admitted that a dwarf stripper got her pregnant after her hen night celebrations got out of hand.
Police have arrested the mother of a four-year-old girl who unknowingly brought heroin to a daycare centre and started to hand it out to classmates.
A duet between a trombone-playing dad and his young son slamming the oven door is proving an unlikely hit online.
A blind toddler is being hailed a musical genius for his keyboard renditions of classical music by the likes of Tchaikovsky and Wagner.
Six builders are celebrating winning more than £300,000 in a EuroMillions lottery draw as part of a syndicate that had entered for the first time.
A six-year-old girl has started her own business selling home-made dog biscuits - and is attracting interest from around the world.
A motocross spectator has been hailed online after he jumped over an out-of-control bike - without interrupting his phone call.
A video of a six-year-old boy throwing a tantrum because he is too young to get married is going viral online.
At the age of six, pint-sized martial arts lover Alec Cross has become the youngest black belt taekwondo fighter in the country.
An Australian student has begun a project to have a coffee with each one of his 1,000 plus friends on Facebook.
An unlikely musical collaboration between grime MC Tinchy Stryder and children's TV hosts the Chuckle Brothers is proving a huge viral hit.
Security staff are guarding supermarket fridges in New Zealand because of unprecedented demand for a new brand of chocolate milk.
A video of a dance off between a pair of American priests in Rome has gone viral.
A Dutch taxidermy artist has turned the natural laws of nature upside-down - by making an ostrich fly.
A singing nun who won the Italian version of the The Voice has released a cover of Madonna's Like a Virgin for her debut single.
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