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Lucky $20 bill wins $1m lottery

A man who found a $20 bill outside San Francisco International Airport used it to play the California lottery and won $1 million.

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AP

Titanic menu to go under the hammer

The Titanic’s last lunch menu is going to auction, where it’s estimated it will bring $50 000 to $70 000.

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AFP

Taiwan metro cards to feature porn star

Taiwan will roll out “angel” and “devil” metro cards featuring a Japanese porn star, despite a public outcry.

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Shooting stars on demand
June 26 2015 at 18:55

Fancy a meteor shower racing across the night sky to mark your birthday? Well that wish may soon come true...

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Man convicted of biting lover’s bum
June 26 2015 at 10:05

A man who bit his lover's bottom while they were having sex was convicted of assault after she complained to police.

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Escaped big bird ‘poses real threat’
June 26 2015 at 10:03

Police in England have warned locals to beware of a large, aggressive bird which has gone on the run.

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Dog days at China canine training camp
June 26 2015 at 10:03

China’s dog training camps have become popular as owners dispatch their dogs to the facility in the hope they will become obedient.

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6 epic South African advertising fails
June 25 2015 at 11:45

The IOL Mojo team looks at six companies who caught customers' attention in all the wrong ways this past year.

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Obama to heckler: You are in my house
June 25 2015 at 13:17

A heckler was removed from the White House for interrupting President Obama as he addressed the crowd. [VIDEO]

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‘Twerk’ added to another dictionary
June 25 2015 at 11:50

The provocative dance, which lexicographers say dates back 200 years, is now in the Oxford Dictionary.

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Robbers no match for vacuum cleaner
June 24 2015 at 17:05

A German shop assistant chased away two armed robbers with the hose of a vacuum cleaner, police said.

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Octogenarian eyes world chess record
June 23 2015 at 13:04

An 87-year-old Hungarian woman aims to set a world record by beating Jose Raul Capablanca at his own game: simultaneous play.

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The strange journey of Napoleon's penis
June 22 2015 at 15:24

Two centuries after the Battle of Waterloo, a small piece of Napoleon reportedly survives.

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