A chimp’s bid for freedom did not go as planned when it collapsed in a water trap after being shot with a tranquiliser. [VIDEO].
A small, picturesque Australian village has been listed for sale, attracting interest from China and Singapore.
Inky the octopus said see ya to his tank-mate, slipped through a gap at the top of his enclosure and made his way to the ocean.
Want to pose with Russia's most popular man? No problem - his lifesize standup picture is waiting for your hug or handshake by the bar stand.
The good news: Michael Banks' girlfriend said yes. The bad news: He got stuck, and had to be rescued by helicopter. [VIDEO].
Four gunmen riding in a fake police car have been arrested after Mexican authorities noticed a spelling mistake on their vehicle.
Tokyo residents wanting to spend time with animals have a new choice - a hedgehog-themed cafe.
Sombre-looking execs at a Japanese frozen dessert maker have apologised for raising the cost of a popular ice cream.
A Chihuahua is in animal custody after leading police on a chase across the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge. [VIDEO].
In a political year when reality has often seemed stranger than fiction, pranksters had to work particularly hard in coming ...
An airliner flying from Hawaii to Japan was forced to turn back after a passenger insisted on doing yoga in the galley.
A patient stole an ambulance while being transported to the hospital for psychiatric care and crashed into 15 cars, authorities in Puerto Rico said.
Ten-year-old female Purin - the Japanese for “pudding” - set the world mark for the “fastest 10 metres travelled on a ball by a dog.”.
A female passenger said that at first nobody offered any explanation of why they all had to disembark, but later they were told about the rodent.
A US man who was dining with a very small snake was accused of setting a giant snake loose after an argument with the staff.