A diver has set a new world record for the length of time spent sitting in a barrel at the top of a pole.
Romelu Lukaku's enormous bed has raised eyebrows on Instagram after he shared pictures of himself settling into his new flat.
The threat of nuclear war has hung over the peninsula for years - but it seems the US ambassador's moustache has got South Koreans bristling with anger.
An airline has apologised after staff forced a passenger to take a pregnancy test before she was allowed to board a flight to Saipan.
The mystery of hundreds of starlings found dead on a road in Anglesey has been solved by police who think they were avoiding a predator.
Without context it might seem like a bit of a random warning but Yamaha is advising people not to try to climb inside musical instrument cases.
A Highland cow has caused udder chaos during rush hour around Glasgow after the "absolute unit" escaped from a nearby park.
A Japanese fashion billionaire is looking for a "special someone" to join him as he becomes the first private passenger to fly to the moon.
Snowel Gallagher and Gritter Thunberg are among the pun-filled names chosen for a new fleet of eight salt spreaders in Manchester.
Church-goers are less likely to own a cat than atheists - partly because some of the latter see cats as a "god substitute", according to research.
The first British astronaut to go into space has claimed aliens exist and it is possible they are living among us on earth.
US actor Nicolas Cage stunned regulars at a small Somerset pub by spending New Year's Eve there - and buying them all a drink.
Several people were stuck in their cars as the clocks struck midnight on New Year's Eve after becoming trapped by piles of tumbleweed up to 20-30ft high (6-9 metres).
It's hard to see why 50 Cent's phone number would be a vital component of one's time abroad but a Briton thought it was so important that they turned to the Foreign Office for help.
An "angry" looking tortoise has been rescued from a house fire after setting the place ablaze.
A teacher in Spain has come up with an inventive way to teach students about anatomy, according to reports.
Thousands of 10-inch "penis fish" have mysteriously washed up on a beach in California following winter storms.
A teenager whose car was sinking into freezing water was saved when he asked Siri to call 911.
Walmart has apologised for selling a pullover on its website that appears to show Father Christmas doing lines of cocaine.
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.