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Something fishy about Obama’s sushi?

Barack Obama may have enthused publicly about the sushi he was served at a Tokyo restaurant, but he stopped eating half way through the meal.

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Late letter brings yesteryear’s news

A Canadian woman was stunned to find a letter from her younger sister in her mailbox - 45 years after it was sent.

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Punch turns dropout into maths genius

A US college dropout has become an expert at maths and physics – after being punched in the back of the head.

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Shark takes kayaker on two-hour ride
March 27 2014 at 09:21

Angler Adam Fisk was amazed - and then scared - after hooking a shark that dragged him on a wild ride. [VIDEO]

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Bureaucrats do it by the book
March 26 2014 at 13:23

Unless you’re a financial fundi, Brazil’s 41 266-page tome of tax law is bound to put you to sleep.

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Lights, camera, action! Buffaloes run wild
March 25 2014 at 13:25

Motorists hurried to get out of the way as two seemingly camera-shy water buffaloes made a dash for freedom.

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Potter pictures, Diana’s dress up for grabs
March 26 2014 at 13:21

An auction house has put two original Harry Potter book illustrations and an iconic Princess Diana dress on the block.

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Poop book scoops award
March 21 2014 at 11:26

A tongue-in-cheek book entitled "How to Poo on a Date" scooped an award for the Oddest Book Title of the Year.

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Lottery winner ‘knew he would be rich’
March 19 2014 at 12:16

Mechanic Neil Trotter celebrated his massive Euromillions lottery win with two bottles of beer.

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UK mechanic wins £107.9m after ‘funny feeling’
March 19 2014 at 04:43

A car mechanic in the UK is celebrating a £107.9 million (R1.9 billion) EuroMillions jackpot.

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Coveted canine sold for almost $2m
March 19 2014 at 09:43

A one-year-old Tibetan mastiff could be the most expensive “luxury pet” ever sold.

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S&M dungeon almost too hot to handle
March 14 2014 at 11:23

British firefighters were stunned to find a sex dungeon kitted out with whips, chains and masks at an industrial estate.

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Chain links snake to missing canine
March 14 2014 at 10:41

A python suspected of swallowing a Chihuahua appears to have bitten off more than it can chew.

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