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‘Girlie’ gorilla devours gourmet cake

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

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...

The Collins English Dictionary has chosen its word of the year from a list that included “vape” and “al desko”.

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Wise old man scoops world record
August 20 2014 at 12:05

Former high school principal Sakari Momoi has been recognised as the oldest man alive.

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Honeymooners faced with sticky situation
August 20 2014 at 12:05

Jamie and Emily Pharro returned from their honeymoon to find their entire home covered in Post-It notes.

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The campaign trail can be messy
August 19 2014 at 11:59

Sweden’s social affairs minister had a pie thrown in his face while campaigning for votes.

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Hunters haul in monster gator - PIC
August 18 2014 at 15:48

A group of Alabama hunters are celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 4.5 metre-long alligator weighing more than 450kg.

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Couple marry 66 times
August 17 2014 at 17:08

Lisa Gant and Alex Pelling have said “I do” 66 times - in more than 30 countries.

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Black Magic or just plain weird?
August 17 2014 at 17:04

The world's most pierced man has been barred from Dubai, reportedly because immigration thought he was ‘Black Magic’

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Why did the chicken cross the road?
August 16 2014 at 10:23

Ask police in Portland why the chicken crossed the road, and law enforcement has no idea either.

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Five hitmen and a die hard wife
August 15 2014 at 17:42

A Russian businessman who didn't want to split his wealth with his wife ended up being taken for a ride by fake hitmen.

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Robots rule at Chinese restaurant
August 15 2014 at 16:30

A restaurant in China is electrifying customers by using more than a dozen robots to cook and deliver food.

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Yes, humblebragging does exist
August 15 2014 at 16:24

We binge-watch our favourite dramas, humblebrag about exciting experiences and occasionally show off some side-boob, but hey, yolo.

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