United States

City workers in Littleton use toilet paper to fix cracked roads

According to reports by local media, the city workers of Littleton, Colorado have taken to using toilet paper to repair cracks discovered in ‘over...

Minnesota bar’s ‘face slapping contest’ ends in serious assault

It was just meant to be a "a competition in which willing contestants take turns slapping each other in the faces," according to a...

Canada

Canadian man saved from bear attack by pet dog later ‘forced to eat pet dog’ to survive

Authorities have said that a 44-year old Quebec man rescued after three months lost in...

Saskatchewan man jailed after ‘filling wheelbarrow with stolen potato chips’

A man from Regina, Saskatchewan has received a jail sentence after he placed large boxes...

Toronto man accused of ‘throwing pet beagle from 7th floor’

Toronto police were called to an apartment building in the city’s east end after reports...

United Kingdom

UK supermarket admits Ramadan bacon chips promo was ‘not ideal’

A Tesco store in the city has been called out for an unlikely promotional offer to celebrate Ramadan - bacon-flavored Pringles. The Liverpool Street store...

Unusual tradition in Scottish town sees bananas ‘banned’ for one day

Banana fans at a Scottish seaside town will have to wait a whole day before their favorite yellow fruit is permitted to be eaten again, in honor...

Australia

Police arrest Brisbane man found with ‘loaded gun hidden in bottom’

Australian police have announced that an unusual item was discovered tucked between a Brisbane man’s...

Sydney man shoots home intruder ‘in the bottom’ with bow & arrow

Police in south-west Sydney are investigating after reports that a man shot a home intruder...

Melbourne friends complete ‘world’s greatest pub-crawl’, visiting 476 pubs over 32 years

A group of friends in the Australian city of Melbourne have completed a pub crawl...