There's a baby boom coming to a hospital in Arizona, with 16 nurses preparing to give birth over the coming months.
Locals in a city on the coast of Colombia have been told to stop having sex to ensure they stay cool during a scorching 40C (104F) heatwave.
A "small, friendly" wallaby appears to have got the jump on zookeepers who are hunting for her after she escaped and was spotted eating grass and sunbathing.
An Alabama man could face two decades in jail for shooting his son during a row over chicken wings.
An ancient bronze statue of Buddha, stolen from an Indian museum 60 years ago is to be returned to the country after being spotted at a London antiques fair.
A potty-mouthed parrot flipped firefighters the bird as they tried to rescue it after it got stuck on a roof for three days.
Shed enthusiasts have been battling it out, displaying their standout structures for the coveted title of Shed of the Year.
An historical theme park in France is training six crows to pick up cigarette ends and rubbish in a bid to keep it clean.
A man had to be rescued by police when he was being chased by a baby squirrel.
An Indian politician has dressed as Adolf Hitler in a bizarre protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The alleged boss of a notorious Mexican drug gang has been arrested despite having hair implants and weight loss surgery to evade capture.
Officials fear an "international incident" over the potential escape of hundreds of crocodiles left stranded at a remote farm on the Israeli border.
An Indian sailor is preparing to return home - and eat butter chicken - after being stranded aboard a ship in a Norfolk port for 18 months.
Mexican police have found cocaine worth thousands of dollars hidden inside more than a dozen bread rolls during an airport drugs raid.
A newborn baby was kept in hospital for five days after her mother tested positive for opiates, because she had eaten a poppyseed bagel.
Tourism chiefs in Lithuania's capital have been criticised for using a picture of a woman apparently in the throes of sexual ecstasy to publicise the city.
When it came to her graduation photographs Texas A&M University student Makenzie Noland wanted to make sure they really stood out.
A boa constrictor has been pictured apparently eating a pigeon on an east London street.
A man accused of stealing a shark from a Texas aquarium has said he did so in an attempt to save the creature.