Bizarre

2 June 2021

Bob Dylan record returned to library 48 years late

A Bob Dylan record has been returned to a library in Ohio 48 years overdue. Sara Phillips, manager of the University Heights Library, explained how a package containing Dylan's 'Self Portrait ...

2 June 2021

Couple hail free diver who salvaged new engagement ring

A couple have paid tribute to a diver after he retrieved an engagement ring from Windermere. Viki Patel proposed to his partner Rebecca Chaukria during a trip to the Lake District ...

2 June 2021

Canadian MP now caught urinating during virtual meeting

A Canadian politician who appeared naked during a virtual parliamentary meeting has been left red-faced once again. William Amos made headlines earlier this year when he appeared in the buff on ...

2 June 2021

Man finds woman secretly living in cupboard

A man discovered a woman secretly living in his cupboard after setting up a camera. Joe Cummings took action after noticing that somebody had been stealing his food and urinating in ...

31 May 2021

Gamers offered cash for Nintendo marathon

A website is offering a pair of friends thousands to spend 21 hours playing video games. FrontierBundles.com, which sells internet and phone service packages, are offering the successful friends $2,000 and ...

31 May 2021

Comic seeks out places with rude names

A comedian has travelled the world looking for places with rude names. Nicholas Hale has spent 26 years posing for images in locations across the globe such as Yorkey's Knob in ...

31 May 2021

Motorist dumps two cars to hit back at vandals

A motorist bought two old cars and abandoned them on the side of the road to get back at vandals. The unnamed driver left the cars on a street in Birmingham ...

31 May 2021

Man find lost socks after taking washing machine apart

A man found a bunch of missing socks after dismantling his washing machine. Gillimar Alves decided to investigate when he noticed a sock fall as he removed his washing but wasn't ...

27 May 2021

Bears crash pool party

A pool party in Tennessee was crashed by a group of charging bears. Michelle Johnson shared a YouTube video showing seven of the creatures rampaging through the celebration held by Jefferson ...

27 May 2021

Paranormal investigator felt sick after visiting haunted house

A paranormal investigator fell ill after visiting a haunted house. Zak Bagans, the head of the investigative team for the TV show 'Ghost Adventures', was left physically sick after visiting the ...

27 May 2021

Short-sighted people get less sleep

Short-sighted people sleep worse than those with normal vision, a study has found. Researchers from Flinders University in Australia revealed that people with myopia get poorer quality sleep than those with ...

27 May 2021

Rare lobsters saved from being cooked

Two lobsters were saved from being cooked after they were recognised as amongst the world's rarest. A pair of orange Canadian lobsters were discovered on sale in Leicester, despite the odds ...

27 May 2021

Robert Mugabe's wife fined in cattle after burial row

Robert Mugabe's widow has been fined five cows and two goats because of the way she buried her husband. A traditional court, which can't formally punish the accused but whose decisions ...

27 May 2021

Wedding ring found after 55 years

A wedding ring that went missing 55 years ago has been found. Ransom Jones explained that he had lost the ring while working at his parents' home in Tennessee more than ...

27 May 2021

Man fasted for 40 days so he could get a Lamborghini

A man attempted to fast for 40 days so God could gift him with a Lamborghini. The church youth leader from Zimbabwe was desperate to get an Italian supercar after his ...

27 May 2021

Train driver faces punishment for toilet break

A Japanese train driver faces disciplinary action for taking a toilet break. The unnamed bullet train driver asked a conductor, who did not possess the necessary licence, to man the train ...

26 May 2021

400-year-old English coin found in the US

A 400-year-old English coin has been found by archaeologists in the US state of Maryland. The researchers were trying to locate the original site of St. Mary's Fort, one of the ...

26 May 2021

Spa lets customers bathe in beer

A spa in Iceland is offering visitors the chance to bathe in a tub full of beer. The Bjorbodin Beer Spa gives customers the chance to have a soak in what ...

26 May 2021

Elderly couple mistakenly eat cat food meal

An elderly couple were shocked to discover that the "gorgeous pate" they were eating was actually cat food. Angela Holloway has been delivering shopping for her mother and step-father Margaret and ...

26 May 2021

Drug dealer jailed because of cheese picture

A drug dealer was jailed for 13 years after uploading a picture of cheese. Carl Stewart, from Liverpool, shared an image of a block of Stilton on social media but left ...

24 May 2021

Woman left red-faced as mouse flees handbag in shop

A woman "died of shame" after a mouse escaped from her handbag and caused a supermarket to close. An Aldi branch in the Isle of Wight was forced to close after ...

24 May 2021

Man finds world's longest chip in his dinner

A man has discovered the world's longest chip. Richard Lay-Flurrie found a potato product measuring 8.1 inches (20.5 cm) while making his dinner and recalled how the massive snack landed with ...

24 May 2021

Fire crews rescue horse trapped in trees

Fire crews came to the aid of a horse that had become wedged between trees. The Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service explained how Eddie, a 28-year-old male horse, wandered into trees ...

24 May 2021

Wealthy recluse lived with burglar's body for 15 years

A wealthy recluse murdered a burglar who entered his home before keeping his mummified body for 15 years. An inquest heard how Bruce Roberts gunned down Shane Snellman in Sydney in ...