A man with dementia has won plaudits on social media after a viral video showed him playing a piece he composed decades ago.
Firefighters in Littleton, Colorado rescued a flock of ducklings from a storm drain Thursday. They used the sound of duck calls played from a cell phone to coax some of the little ones to safety.
A flock of ducklings is safe after a firefighter used a recording of duck calls to coax some of them from a storm drain.
Gray seals can copy the sound of human words and songs, a new research by the University of St Andrews has found.
The creator of fictitious news reporter Jonathan Pie has said Boris Johnson is "pretending to be a statesman" and can be better at playing a character than a comedian such as himself. Tom Walker, who rose to fame giving passionate rants on curren...
A 56-year-old former vegan says she has the "body of a 25-year-old" thanks to a diet of raw meat and organs. Wedding officiant Eva LaRoche says since becoming a "raw carnivore" two years ago she has cured her lifelong constipation.
An adventure-loving singleton has told how she is up to some serious monkey business - globetrotting with a cuddly toy primate, which has helped to mend her broken heart. Buddy the Travelling Monkey has amassed tens of thousands of followers on s...
Authorities say a 93-year-old woman headed to a water exercise class drove her car into an indoor pool in central Missouri on Tuesday.
A 28-year-old woman from Gloucestershire went from minimum wage to earning almost GBP8,000 a month making TV jingles.
A stunt team have recreated a scene from the Italian Job as part of a celebration of the film's 50th anniversary at the Mini plant in Oxford.
To celebrate the launch of Disney and Pixar's Toy Story 4, eBay UK challenged internet sensation LadBaby (Mark Hoyle) to launch Buzz Lightyear into space for children's charity Together For Short Lives.
A Southern California police force is welcoming a robot to the department. Huntington Park police say "HP RoboCop" will provide 360-degree high-definition video footage.
An Asian black bear in Russia has been captured on video enjoying a backrub against a tree - before trying to eat a surveillance camera.
An Asian Black Bear has been filmed having a good back scratch at the Land of the Leopard national park in Russia's Far East. Soon after the bear finds and chomps down on the camera.
A mum who admits she struggled at first to accept her twin daughter with Down's Syndrome has told how her little girl has grown to be such a natural star she plans to launch her as a model.
A football team from Essex celebrated their Sunday league title with an open-top bus parade having "conquered all of Essex."
A suspect involved in a gun incident falls from a 30-foot bridge in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to escape being taken into police custody.
A newlywed who was once on course to become a Catholic priest has told how he renounced his faith to become a pagan, marrying in a traditional three-day Viking wedding, complete with blood offerings and a hog roast. Brought together by a shared lo...
A former policewoman claims setting up an Airbnb for dogs helped her beat depression. Elaine Warburton, 49, from Scotlandwell runs a business that matches holidaying dogs with human hosts.
A student told his classmates to keep running life's relay race as he gave the commencement address at his graduation ceremony using speech software. Ahmed Ali, who is non-verbal, was graduating from Minneapolis Public Schools' Transition Plus pr...
Lightning struck near Austin on Sunday as a storm swept through Texas.
Forget a horse-drawn carriage or a vintage Rolls-Royce, one Lancashire bride chose a convoy of bright orange removal vans to get her and her bridesmaids to the church on time. The HGVs were at the centre of Stacey and Michael Clark's romance, aft...
Police in Texas found a deer instead of a burglar when they attended to a house they believed had been broken into. The homeowner called Lufkin police early Thursday after she heard glass breaking.
Police who surrounded a house in eastern Texas because they thought they had a burglary in progress found a deer instead. The homeowner called Lufkin Police Department on Thursday after she heard glass breaking. She hid in a wardrobe and police tr...
Footballer John Parkin ruins a man's lunch ahead of his charity bike ride with Prostate Cancer UK, which will take him from Barnsley to Amsterdam in two days.
This teetotal bodybuilding couple with a combined age of 114 have revealed how they have turned back time through their fitness regime and love showing off their super-toned bodies on their local nudist beach.
Facebook courtesy: Kelo the African Grey. Four-year-old African grey parrot Kelo sings about Liverpool's Champions League winning forward Mohamed Salah. The parrot lives in Belfast with owner Linda.
An intrepid traveller has paid the ultimate tribute to her dad by building a house on wheels which she plans to make her forever home.
Almost three weeks after its birth at the Dallas Zoo, a baby hippo and its mother will make their public debut together for the first time on Saturday.
An 11-foot alligator invades a Florida home and breaks wine bottles. Homeowner says "It's mating season, they'll try anything."
Rangers at Zion National Park in Utah have filmed a pair of California condors that are exhibiting behavior indicating that they have recently hatched a chick. The giant birds were once on the verge of extinction.
Courtesy: Ring.com Bears have been caught on CCTV cameras in locations across the United States as they pay a visit to homes of residents. These bears aren't scared off by alarm systems as they root through bins in search of food.
A musician who has helped more than 50 dying people to write personal songs for their loved ones to remember them by is overjoyed to have had his work recognised by a major National Lottery award. Inspired by the death of his music-loving grandmot...
An animal lover reveals hows she has spent more than GBP4,000 flying a three-legged dog from Egypt to England in order to give it a new lease of life in Carlisle.
Thirteen cyclists were left stranded for almost eight hours after an avalanche in the Glacier National Park in Montana.
Volunteers jumped off a platform hanging from the second floor of the Eiffel Tower on Tuesday for a thrilling ride down an 2,600 foot zipline.
A herd of horses was spotted trotting down a street in Creggan, Derry, on Monday evening.
Daredevils have thrown themselves down a steep hill in the annual death-defying Cheese Rolling Race. Brave competitors sprinted, tripped and tumbled down Cooper's Hill in Brockworth, Gloucestershire to try and win the 8lb Double Gloucester.
Thousand of cosplay fans have come dressed as their favourite characters for Comic Con London 2019 at the ExCeL centre.
Why didn't the beaver cross the road? We will probably never know, but it was caught on camera recently by police in Anchorage, Alaska.
Anna McNuff is an adventurer and she's about to run the distance of 100 marathons, or 2,620 miles, completely barefoot. Her Barefoot Britain challenge will begin in the Shetland Islands on Sunday 2 June and end in London on Sunday 10 September.
Perfect Day's Thrill Waterpark has unveiled North America's tallest waterslide. Royal Caribbean launched its private island which features the 135ft Daredevil's Peak slide.
A self-proclaimed "crazy rat lady" who shares her home with seven of the much maligned rodents, has revealed how she regularly kisses and cuddles the critters, which even play happily with her pet cat. Office manager Veronica Diaz, 43, who calls ...
A Calif. aquarium built what is believed to be one of the world’s largest habitats for sea dragons outside Australia, where the native populations are threatened by pollution, warming oceans and the illegal pet and alternative medicine trades.
A lady undergoes hypnotherapy to cure her fear of Michael Jackson, whose name can instil in her anxiety and panic attacks. Interview with 23-year-old Poppy Johnson and City Hypnosis hypnotherapist Aaron Surtees.
Ahead of Monday's much-anticipated victory parade, Master Model Builders, Alex Bidolak and James Windle, have been busy memorialising City's historic season with Lego.
A newborn sloth at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs is getting a loving, but slow, welcome to the world from its mother. The zoo says the two-toed sloth was born May 14 to a sloth named Chalupa, who is a first-time mom.
Grumpy Cat, the internet sensation, has died aged seven. Her owners said she died peacefully after complications from a urinary tract infection. Real name Tardar Sauce, Grumpy Cat rose to fame after her first photos went online in 2012. Her sourp...