Tea is not a catwalk model – she's a five-year-old black Afghan hound whose silky coat has made her an internet sensation.
Nobody knows who taught her to smoke. But since Dallae the chimpanzee got the hang of it, she's become something of an expert.
Despite an allergy to cats, musician David Teie has created the world's first album entirely for felines.
To celebrate International Sloth Day we've found five adorable pictures of these slow-moving, tree-dwelling and leaf-eating mammals.
When Matt Walker's engraved wedding ring sank to the bottom of a murky lake he thought he had lost it forever.
Brazilians watching footage of the arrest of a once powerful lawmaker had a burning question: who was that plainclothes cop with the man bun?
A Portuguese rail operator wants its passengers to eat breakfast to try to cut train delays caused by passengers fainting in the morning rush hour.
The Indonesian capital Jakarta has launched a new bid to rid its streets of vermin - by offering residents money for every rat they catch.
A crocodile which broke into a Sri Lankan police station and stayed the night forced constables to abandon their posts.
The ruby slippers that whisked Dorothy back to Kansas in three clicks are looking a little down at heel.
A delicate repair job using a spare piece of egg shell and a bit of masking tape has saved the life of an endangered kiwi chick.
The Norwegian government has resisted public pressure to offer part of a mountain to neighbouring Finland as a birthday gift.
Australians have dipped into Britain's woes about its famous Marmite spread, reigniting the rivalry with Down Under's Vegemite.
"We are gonna make America SEXY again!" booms an animatronic mannequin which mocks Donald Trump.
Thanks, but no thanks, said Indian Olympic gymnast Dipa Karmakar as she returned a car she'd received as a gift.