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‘Anti-Barbie’ doll goes on sale

The 'anti-Barbie' doll - aimed at showing that “average is beautiful” - will soon hit the shelves in the US.

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Town opposes Pooh Bear for unclear gender

Officials in a Polish town have opposed a proposition to name a playground after Winnie-the-Pooh due to his unclear gender.

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Over the moon about espresso

Astronauts on the International Space Station will get a new toy this weekend - the ISSpresso machine.

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Squeaky clean gifts for Ebola zone leader
November 2 2014 at 09:05

To celebrate the birthday of Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, chosing a gift was easy: a few buckets, some bars of soap and gallons of disinfectant.

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Scary stories come in many forms
November 1 2014 at 16:10

From “life without One Direction” to “Welcome to Telkom technical support”, these are the horror stories from some South Africans.

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Black cats get Halloween protection
November 1 2014 at 11:38

For a Hungarian animal shelter, Halloween is less about pumpkins and ghosts, but keeping black cats out of the hands of Satanists.

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They came, they ate and they left
October 31 2014 at 21:53

A Turkish restaurant owner is reportedly up in arms after peshmerga fighters ate a full meal without paying a hefty bill.

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The tortoise with a turtle problem
October 30 2014 at 12:24

Lola the tortoise hasn’t pooped for a month. The problem? A Florida vet knows.

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It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Uncle Joe!
October 29 2014 at 12:20

How a conversation about volcanic ash gave rise to the idea of an unusual way to handle cremated human remains...

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LA celebrates 40th birthday of Hello Kitty
October 28 2014 at 16:08

Los Angeles will celebrate the character's 40th birthday at Hello Kitty Con, a four-day festival dedicated to all things Kitty.

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‘Girlie’ gorilla devours gourmet cake
October 24 2014 at 12:25

Zaire the gorilla tucked into a cake made with parsnips and carrots for her 40th birthday at a London zoo.

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Hubby’s secret life revealed on Facebook
October 24 2014 at 10:59

A British woman discovered that her husband was leading a double life after seeing his wedding pictures online.

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And the word of the year is...
October 23 2014 at 14:17

The Collins English Dictionary has chosen its word of the year from a list that included “vape” and “al desko”.

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