Lawmakers jolted awake by a middle-of-the-night vote raced into an Australian state Parliament shoeless and shirtless.
When a US environmental group invited comedians to a benefit night, none of them knew Donald Trump would be president-elect.
Conservationists dressed in crane costumes have helped bring the graceful grey birds back to Britain's wetlands.
Australian authorities are investigating a video where a man is seen using a drone to transport a hotdog to a residential home.
A burglar who tried to steal a car in Australia met his match when he was shot in the buttocks by the archery enthusiast owner.
Hillary Clinton got off to a very early lead in the 2016 presidential election in the tiny town of Dixville Notch, New Hampshire.
First class passengers on a recent Aeromexico flight were confronted by a slithery stowaway. [VIDEO]
Twitter has gone mad over a video from National Geographic showing a penguin returning to his partner only to find that she has moved.
Experts say men using vulgar language in the 1990s influenced women to swear more.
A Nat Geo Wild video showing an intense battle when a penguin comes "home" and finds his "wife" with another penguin has gone viral.
A Danish backpacker has had a lucky escape after accidentally "body slamming" a crocodile in Western Australia. [VIDEO]
The Ukrainan president spoke to his Kyrgyz counterpart by phone - only to discover that the person on the other end was someone else entirely.
Parents in Spain have decided to go on strike against their offspring's school load for the whole month of November.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has started a second career as the occasional host of a radio programme.
Bulgarian authorities have seized about R194 million in counterfeit notes, most of them recovered by scuba divers in a reservoir.