A protester threw a sex toy at New Zealand politician Steven Joyce.
A photo booth snapped several photos of a man who allegedly stole $75 out of the booth in Batavia, Illinois.
A Chinese woman had a commercial airline flight all to herself after gruelling delays winnowed down other passengers.
Two giant pandas at Tokyo's zoo were given some private time in a bid to create a romantic environment in which they can mate.
San Francisco's marijuana shops closest to fan events are handing out coupons for free joints.
In South Korea, where dogs are considered a traditional delicacy, a women’s love for her canine friends is viewed by some as odd.
Around 30 000 people gathered to watch Punxsutawney Phil, the weather prognosticating groundhog, emerge from his burrow and predict an early spring.
A zebra escaped, giving one zookeeper a heart attack and injuring another - at least that was the scenario of a “zebra escape” drill.
An artist charged with obscenity for distributing a design for a kayak shaped like her vagina scoffed at a demand to punish her.
A Taiwanese county has built an enormous glass shoe as a tribute to local women who suffered from a debilitating foot disease.
Everyone loved this story about a Siberian tiger and goat being friends. Too bad it's over.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi is hoping to arrange a meeting with an Afghan boy who was pictured in a striped plastic bag jersey.
Finally we bid farewell to what seems to be the longest month; January.
A boy has become an Internet star after pictures went viral of him wearing an Argentina football shirt made out of a plastic bag.
British police have arrested a suspected thief with 38 mobile phones stuffed down his trousers.