United States

New York woman who pushed victim onto train tracks charged with murder

A woman in New York has been charged with murder after allegedly ‘pushing a 49-year old woman into the path of an oncoming train’,...

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...

Mysterious noises in Nunavut prompt investigation by Canadian military

Nunavut, Canada’s most northern territory, is in uproar after mysterious sounds from the sea floor...

Vancouver man claims order from fast food shop contained ‘metal pipe’

An unwelcome piece of copper pipe was discovered in a box of takeaway fried chicken from...

United Kingdom

British tourist saved from attack by stray dog, later returns to Greece and adopts...

A 25-year old British tourist on holiday in Greece has made headlines after a remarkable tale involving an scary encounter that could have left...

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...

Australia

Hospital offers therapy dogs for sick kids; reduces recovery times by ‘up to 30%’

Medical professionals around the world are monitoring the results of a trial by an Australian...

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...

Quadriplegic man qualifies to compete in 2017 Hawaiian Ironman event

It's a story that is unbelievable as it is uplifting, but for one South Australian...