An Indian musician played the guitar on the operating table to help doctors treat involuntary muscle spasms in his fingers.
Hyenas roam the streets of the ancient walled city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia every night, seeking scraps of meat to drag to the nearby caves.
A MONSTROUS discovery hidden for a million years has been unearthed by a stunned 10-year-old.
Imagine going to an ATM to get some cash, and instead of a receipt, you get an eerie plea for help scrawled on a slip of paper.
Tanzanian police have detained a pastor after two worshippers drowned while being baptised in a river near Rombo in the north of the country.
An Australian senator elected three times to Parliament resigned Saturday after revealing he'd learned was a citizen of New Zealand, and thus ineligible to serve.
A Texas Labrador retriever was filmed showing off an unusual trick: Riding a horse in a human-like fashion.
Guests at a Canadian wedding received a shock -- one literally -- when the father of the bride was struck by lightning during his toast.
A jealous husband is facing life in prison after chopping off his wife's fingers because she began studying for a degree without his permission.
A Canadian man has been killed during a rescue operation after he cut an endangered whale free from tangled fishing lines.
An umbrella share scheme in China has backfired after almost all of its stock was stolen in the first few weeks.
Rosa Dominguez is one seriously fortunate teen.
An Oklahoma man placed under arrest decided to pop the big question before going to jail.
A California TV reporter is gaining national fame from an unfortunate incident: Being sprayed with vomit by a drunken reveler.
The UFC fighter who went viral for defecating in the ring has found a silver, er, brown, lining.
The mayor of a Mexican town married a crocodile as part of a centuries-old tradition to bring an abundant harvest to the fishing town.
An eight-month-old Canadian baby has been issued a health card without a gender marker, in what could be the first case in the world.
A mum has revealed how having sex with her husband led to her having a stroke that left her permanently paralysed and wheelchair bound.
A man has been arrested after allegedly biting off a wedding guest's fingertip at a reception in Sydney.
A tennis fan has painstakingly constructed the world's first replica of Wimbledon 's iconic Centre Court - from 12,000 TOOTHPICKS.
Surveillance footage from a Maryland gas station showed a trio of hapless thieves repeatedly fail to drag an ATM away in their van.
One of the world's biggest babies has been born - weighing the same as a pygmy hippo calf.
A flight in China was delayed several hours after an elderly passenger tossed coins into the engine for "good luck."
Italy's highest court ruled on Friday that lobsters must not be kept on ice in restaurant kitchens because it causes them unjustifiable suffering before they head for death by fine dining.
An algorithmic error told Californians they’d be in for a major earthquake on Wednesday, but the earthquake had already happened ― in 1925.
A Spanish bullfighter has died after he was gored during a festival in France.
Somehow, this wasn’t a buzzkill for Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís Rivera.
A court in Algeria has sentenced a man to two years in prison for dangling a baby out of a window in order to attract "likes" on Facebook.
A family in Canada was reunited with their pet cat that went missing from their home for more than 10 years.
Daredevil and professional aerialist Erendira Wallenda broke the world record Thursday for the highest suspension over Niagara Falls.
Vice President of IMANI-Ghana, Kofi Bentil suspects, the mandatory fee for towing services by the National Road safety Commission is an attempt to swindle the public.
An artist has taken her obsession with heads and portraits to her garden shaping one of her hedges into her son’s face.
54-year-old Annie Southerland was caught allegedly stealing clothes from a donation box outside of Saint Anthony Catholic Church, located in Lakeland, Florida, the incident was caught by a surveillance camera.
Sila Sutharat, a roasted chicken street vendor from Phetchaburi, Thailand, has come up with an ingenious way of cooking chicken. Instead of an oven or a charcoal barbecue, he uses 1,000 mobile mirrors that concentrate sunlight into a strong beam.
It’s one small step for a chicken sandwich, and one giant leap for fast food.
A group of fishermen accidentally discovered the world's first two-headed porpoise, but tossed it back into the sea for fear of getting into trouble.
A 28-year-old South African endured a rare case of “penile strangulation” after squeezing his wedding ring around his sex organ for “erotic reasons,” according to the South African Medical Journal.
Located in the Swiss Alps, near the famous resort of St. Moritz, the commune of Bergün/Bravuogn is one of the most beautiful mountain villages in Europe.
A 34-year old man from Singapore has broken a long-standing world record by successfully having intercourse with 57 different women within a 24 hour period. The record was set in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, as part of an annual event run by a local brothel.
A naked man has been arrested by police in Florida after he was caught urinating on a police officer's car and punching and kicking another officer's patrol car.
A woman in the US has given birth to a 13lbs 5ozs baby girl – so big her mum said she looks like a toddler already.
Matthew Goodwin, a British author and political expert, was in a dicey situation when his prediction on the Labour party’s share in the polls was miscalculated.
A Connecticut library said an anonymous person recently dropped off an apology note and a book that was 52 years overdue.
An astonished driver in a Russian city pulled out his cellphone to take video of a bizarre sight: a massive brown bear riding in a motorcycle sidecar.
A professor has called for an end to the killing of mosquitoes, stating that they are friends and allies to humans and we could learn a lot from them.
A man unleashed approximately 100 bedbugs at the Augusta City Center in Maine on Friday, causing officials to close the building and summon pest control.
Summer is here, and if you’re a guy looking for a light attire that is sure to turn heads, these see-through lace shorts and shirts created by Los Angeles fashion brand Hologram City are sure to do the trick.
Rome Police set up roadblocks in northern Italy after a thief posing as a pilgrim stole tiny fragments of the brain of John Bosco, one of the country’s most revered saints.
If you’re the kind of person who goes goes online to buy all kinds of weird things in the early hours of the morning, after an alcohol-fueled night out, you may be interested in a new smartphone app that blocks your credit cards for 12 hours if it thinks you’re too drunk to shop.
Students at Beijing’s Yucai High School have to be very careful when playing football on the school’s well-maintained field.
About 28 years ago, Carmen Jiménez, from Madrid, Spain, became completely blind due to a serious eye injury.
A water tower in the Wisconsin village of Sussex was left with the word "SEX" written on one side due to an unfinished paint job.