Win an iPhone 6

Every day for 90 days an iPhone 6 is being given away with Whackhead Simpson and LottoStar!

IOL pic jan26 usa dollar wad colour
REUTERS

Seven seconds away from a fortune

A Quebec man has lost his court challenge over a $27-million lottery prize.

Read Story

IOL pic jan30 pizza sxc
SXC.HU

UPS needed for couple’s special delivery

Lee and Carol Brown want to eat pizza while watching the Super Bowl - but their favourite parlour is 2 000km away.

Read Story

breaking news

‘Dead’ cat digs his way out of grave

Bart earned the nickname “zombie cat” after escaping from the hole he’d been buried in.

Read Story

Browse Back Page

Items 71 - 80 of 102

Iconic Casablanca piano sold
November 25 2014 at 11:47

The piano featured in the famous movie Casablanca has been auctioned in New York.

Read Story
0 comments

Facebookers send man 30 000 birthday cards
November 24 2014 at 11:21

A man with Down's syndrome in France got truckloads of cards for his 30th birthday, after his mother put out a call on Facebook that went viral.

Read Story
0 comments

‘Anti-Barbie’ doll goes on sale
November 23 2014 at 15:03

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

Read Story
0 comments

Town opposes Pooh Bear for unclear gender
November 22 2014 at 13:37

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

Read Story
0 comments

Over the moon about espresso
November 21 2014 at 17:48

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

Read Story
0 comments

Fussy diner shown the door
November 20 2014 at 15:33

A woman was sent packing by an Italian-American restaurant after sending back 90 percent of her meals.

Read Story
0 comments

‘Premium cannabis’ bears Marley’s name
November 19 2014 at 10:33

Marijuana-loving reggae icon Bob Marley is being remembered with an eponymous brand of ganja.

Read Story
0 comments

‘Gay’ bull saved by Simpsons creator
November 19 2014 at 12:27

Benjy the bull was destined for the slaughterhouse after failing to perform his duties - but things are looking up.

Read Story
0 comments

‘Mayor Frida’ puts best paw forward
November 19 2014 at 11:21

San Francisco gave a Chihuahua the job of mayor as part of a campaign to support the city’s animal shelter.

Read Story
0 comments

Oxford Dictionaries pick word of the year
November 18 2014 at 15:24

Oxford Dictionaries picked “vape” as their new word of the year, with the affectionate “bae” as runners-up.

Read Story
0 comments

Items 71 - 80 of 102