When is 200 metres not 200 metres? When US sprinter Noah Lyles runs it, apparently.
A "vampire-slaying kit" containing a pocket-sized pistol and a 19th century copy of the New Testament is going under the hammer.
German engineering company Festo has created robotic birds capable of amazingly realistic flight.
An Australian trucker managed to fight off a highly venomous snake while doing 70mph along a busy road.
An exotic frog has been discovered in a bunch of bananas after making a 5,000-mile journey from Colombia to south Wales.
Allotment holders in South Wales got the shock of their life when they discovered a 6ft (1.8-metre) boa constrictor among their vegetables.
A nine-month-old puppy had an emergency operation after swallowing a 10-inch stick half the length of its body.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has proved he is something of a pop culture expert by quoting Mean Girls in his coronavirus news conference.
When it comes to this news story, you'll either love it or hate it: there's a Marmite shortage.
A 34-year-old gorilla has undergone a medical procedure usually reserved for humans after unusual growths were found in its nose.
In the early hours of Sunday 31 May, senior officers aboard the oil tanker Willowy were called to the bridge to be told that their ship and four others in its vicinity were mysteriously sailing in circles, unable to steer, and on course to converge.
Two men snuck into a bedroom with machetes after being hired to carry out a stranger's sexual fantasy of being tied up in his underwear and stroked with a broom, only to discover they had got the wrong address.
A pigeon suspected of being trained to "spy" by Pakistan has been captured in India along one of the world's most contested borders, Indian officials said.
Scientists have reported getting so high on the nitrous oxide emitted by penguin poo that it actually made them ill.
Footage has been released of what is thought to be the last images of the extinct Tasmanian tiger.
Footage has been released of what is thought to be the last images of the now-extinct Tasmanian tiger.
As the debate over how and when the Premier League should return rages on, a club in South Korea have shown the dangers of playing behind closed doors.
New details have been released about encounters between US navy aircraft and "unidentified aerial phenomena" after the Pentagon declassified three videos last month.
A lot of mistakes have been made when it comes to distinguishing between male and female dinosaurs, new research suggests.
A strip club in Portland, Oregon, has found a novel way to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic.