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Overgrown sheep ‘breaks world record’

Chris the sheep had its massive fleece shorn by an Australian national champion in a life-saving operation.

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News anchor sues over toy with her name

An anchor for Fox News Channel sued Hasbro Inc over the company's sale of a toy hamster that shares her name.

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Giant sheep in need of a haircut

Australian animal welfare appealed for shearers to trim a sheep which has evaded a haircut so long its life could be in danger.

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6 epic South African advertising fails
June 25 2015 at 11:45

The IOL Mojo team looks at six companies who caught customers' attention in all the wrong ways this past year.

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Obama to heckler: You are in my house
June 25 2015 at 13:17

A heckler was removed from the White House for interrupting President Obama as he addressed the crowd. [VIDEO]

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‘Twerk’ added to another dictionary
June 25 2015 at 11:50

The provocative dance, which lexicographers say dates back 200 years, is now in the Oxford Dictionary.

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Robbers no match for vacuum cleaner
June 24 2015 at 17:05

A German shop assistant chased away two armed robbers with the hose of a vacuum cleaner, police said.

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Octogenarian eyes world chess record
June 23 2015 at 13:04

An 87-year-old Hungarian woman aims to set a world record by beating Jose Raul Capablanca at his own game: simultaneous play.

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Video - Man gives ex half his assets
June 22 2015 at 15:24

A YouTube video posted by a German man shows him cutting up all of his possessions into exactly half to give to his ex-wife.

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The strange journey of Napoleon's penis
June 22 2015 at 15:24

Two centuries after the Battle of Waterloo, a small piece of Napoleon reportedly survives.

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Yoga event draws thousands
June 22 2015 at 08:42

About 17 000 people stretched into yoga exercises in Times Square to celebrate the first International Day of Yoga.

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Cat bites woman, woman bites owner
June 22 2015 at 10:59

A cat bit a woman in Germany, sending her into such a rage that she then repeatedly bit and beat her boyfriend, police said.

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Sleeping beauty gets rude awakening
June 19 2015 at 16:06

In a controversial move, Bahamian student Ashvonn Russell arrived at her matric dance in an ambulance.

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