A girl was born without a droplet of blood in her body after her mother absorbed it all during pregnancy.
A classical musician showed her composure when a butterfly landed on her face during a concert.
A video of a prankster scaring lift passengers with his impression of a violent video games character is proving a huge viral hit.
A jar allegedly containing the breath of actor Kevin Spacey has been put up for sale online in Canada.
A skunk found with a beer can stuck on its head outside a fraternity house in Ohio has been rescued.
A commuter staged a race against a London Underground train to prove that travelling on foot can be just as fast as taking the Tube.
Motorists couldn't believe their eyes when a passport checkpoint sprung up on the border between England and Scotland.
Teachers in Brazil who fined a transgender student for wearing a skirt have been forced to back down after her classmates - both male and female - did the same.
Toy manufacturer Mattel has launched an investigation over claims that one of its Barbie dolls blurts out a four letter word.
Cycling fanatics can now take their hobby onto the water thanks to a specially designed water bike.
A New Jersey woman's pet cat has become an internet star - thanks to his distinctive moustache.
A Scottish woman says her picture of a peculiar shaped cloud might be an omen for the Scottish independence result.
A pizza restaurant has been slammed in Australia for offering free pets to customers who place big orders.
A four-year-old girl terrified her family in Norway by sleepwalking three miles to a nearby town wearing just her underwear and a pair of boots.
A video of a sleepy cat quacking like a duck is proving a massive viral hit on YouTube.
A cat hit at 70mph and dragged for 10 miles down a motorway had its ears burned off - but survived.
A woman who found tropical spider eggs in her Tesco bananas has had her vacuum cleaner incinerated.
Vets operating on a Great Dane were shocked to discover the animal had eaten 43 and a half socks.
An 18-year-old woman has married a dog in India.
A bird trainer is to spend the weekend eating, socialising and sleeping with a movie star vulture.
A video of a ram headbutting a drone out of the sky and then attacking the pilot is proving a big hit online.
A cat-mad couple have started their own online feline furniture shop offering a range of platforms for pets to sleep, play and relax on.
A student trapped inside a bin had to be rescued by firefighters as his drunken pal filmed the humiliating scene on his phone.
A suspected burglar faces charges after being found asleep next to a bag of stolen jewellery in a stranger's home.
Police arrested a man on suspicion of drink-driving after a car ended up on tram tracks in Manchester.
A California State Parks ranger has been allegedly found drunk and asleep in his patrol car with a beer between his legs.
A woman called Ms Crispi accused of starting a fire in her ex-boyfriend's house with a pound of bacon is set to stand trial on arson charges.
A US schoolboy was arrested by police after he wrote that he had killed his "neighbour's pet dinosaur" in a school assignment.
Pranksters may have caused one of the world's most expensive pedicures after they gave a statue some red nail varnish.
Prison officers must have done a doubletake when they took a mugshot of a teenage drink driver wearing a t-shirt featuring his previous mugshot.
A video of a magician apparently offering to sell a bag of marijuana to a police officer before making it disappear is proving a huge viral hit.
A man accused of killing his roommate didn't know where to hide the body - so he asked Siri on his iPhone.
A statue of Satan with a huge erection has been taken down by city officials in East Vancouver.
Mourners in Florida were horrified when the wrong corpse was brought in to a funeral.
An attempt to create an arty photograph of a proud father and his new baby boy back-fired - when the tot pooed all over his arm.
A Russian hard man has done a parachute jump without a harness - fixing the parachute to piercings embedded in his back.
A US girl has horrified arachnophobes by posting a video of herself with a massive live spider in her mouth.
A video of a New Zealand woman inadvertently licking an ice cream covered in bird poo is going viral online.
A US man with a nine-and-a-half stone (59kg) testicle is finally set to have life changing surgery to have it removed.
Grandmothers have been unwittingly sending posts to loved ones on Facebook from one of the biggest stars in the world of hip hop.
Over a thousand copies of "the worst video game ever made" have been excavated from a landfill site and are expected to make a fortune at auction.
Pedestrians in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, have been told to wave a red flag when crossing the road.
Firefighters who responded to a man having a heart attack whilst cutting the lawn, went back to finish the job as a gesture of goodwill to his family.After John McCormick was...
Wobbly lines on a major road in Fairfax County, Virginia, USA, caused "horrific" confusion for drivers over the weekend.
A Turkish company has invented a vending machine that encourages animal lovers to recycle by feeding stray dogs.
A slow loris called Kalo has been flown more than 5,000 miles from the Maldives to start a new life at an animal rescue centre in Dorset.
A group of pranksters set up an impromptu 'nightclub' on a London underground train - with bouncers to stop gatecrashers.
Hundreds of people have been showing their opposition to a Russian boycott of fruit and vegetables from Europe with a tomato fight in Amsterdam.
Residents in the village of Milton near Cambridge have launched an online 'pong log' after being plagued by horrid smells.
An astronaut is spending a week living at the bottom of the ocean to simulate and prepare for future space missions.
New licensing laws mean competitors in the Pewsey Carnival wheelbarrow race will be sober for the first time in 33 years.
A German waiter has broken the world record for carrying most full beer glasses.
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