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Some coke with your coffee?

A coffee company in Berlin received its usual shipment of beans from Brazil with an addition: a sack filled with cocaine.

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AP

‘Forgive me for the Frozen song’

It scooped an Oscar for Best Original Song. But even the most successful tunes can become irritating...

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REUTERS

Hungarian sues Beyonce over smash hit

A folk singer is suing Beyonce over the hit Drunk In Love, saying the star sampled a folk tune without permission.

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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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Swimmer’s sea voyage could break record
October 23 2014 at 12:38

Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel has completed a 126km swim between two islands in the Bahamas.

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