After realizing his roommate's pet parrot was missing a Florida man nearly died trying to get it back.
Police in Rochester, New Hampshire, are looking for the man they say robbed a Bank of New Hampshire on Thursday.
On Thursday, a small passenger hopped in to a police car in Michigan. A squirrel made itself at home in the back of a Grand Rapids Police Department squad car.
Swedish police say they will pay a man 16,000 kronor (£1,370, $2,200) in damages after much of the alcohol they confiscated from him was stolen and many of the bottles they returned were filled with water.
Asking for more chapatis from his wife for dinner proved to be a costly affair for a fireman in Sabarmati, Gujarat, India.
A man who threatened to kill Glasgow City Council leader Gordon Matheson with a samurai sword has been ordered to keep away from politicians.
A trail of blood more than a mile long is being investigated by police in Hull, East Yorkshire. The force is urging the injured person to make contact with them or seek medical attention as soon as possible.
Volunteers have restored a Concorde enabling its nose cone to "droop" for the first time in 37 years.
A leopard and its cub cross the Sabie River at the Kruger National Park in South Africa. YouTube link.
Footage shot by British wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas over five days in Northern Serengeti, Tanzania, showing thousands of migrating wildebeest crossing the Mara River while moving south into Tanzania from Kenya.
Police officers in Collier, Florida, say a man who stole a chicken wing from another diner was knocked out when another patron threw a pool ball at his head.
The St. Louis office of the Missouri Department of Conservation received a call last week from a homeowner who found a pile of ringed salamanders trapped in an outside stairway.
One of Taiwan's more unusual national treasures is returning home after an exhibition drew thousands of visitors in Japan.
A terrified woman called the Scottish SPCA after finding a stray snake, only to discover it was made of rubber.
A woman is suing a drum shop for £20,000 damages after she claims she developed tinnitus when a cymbal was struck as she was visiting to buy earplugs for her son.
A blind man convicted of harassing his family in a furious doorstep row over £100,000 inheritance claimed he had literally been led up the garden path when he was taken there by his guide dog.
Devon and Cornwall police are investigating the ‘unusual’ theft of a complete garden shed. The shed's contents were first taken out before the thieves made off with the structure itself.