A model builder at Legoland has created a brick homage to Manchester Pride ahead of the LGBTQ+ celebration over the weekend.
A group of Dundee University students are animated about their success in the world of film-making.
An Indonesian man is walking more than 430 miles backwards from his village in eastern Java to the country’s capital to raise awareness about deforestation.
Children’s TV channel CBBC has caused online debate after it ranked their popular shows, in a tier ranging from “legend” to “hmmm”.
A German city which has been the subject of a long-running if light-hearted conspiracy theory claiming it does not really exist is offering big bucks to anyone who can prove it.
Police say an eight-year-old boy took his mum’s car and went for a nighttime joyride on a highway in western Germany.
As the deadline for Britain to quit the European Union approaches, thousands of people are expressing interest in a Brexit beach party in the Netherlands to say a fond farewell.
The UK has many quirks, from its eating habits to its weather, and Reddit users from other countries have been documenting the biggest “culture shocks” they had upon visiting the county.
Dozens of air mattresses flying through the air were caught on camera by a resident of Denver, Colorado when winds swept an outdoor cinema event.
US president Donald Trump has posted a light-hearted tweet likely to further inflame sensitivities over his comments about buying Greenland, photo-shopping a picture of his glitzy Las Vegas hotel towering over a small town in the territory.
A man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska.
A small plane made an emergency landing Saturday on a main road in Croatia after its engine failed, surprising drivers but causing no injuries.
The UK’s first permanent rainbow crossing has been unveiled in London.
Twitter users have been spreading laughter around the social networking website as National Tell a Joke Day trended.
Greenland’s government has said the island is “not for sale” after Donald Trump talked to aides about buying the territory from Denmark.
A Russian pilot who managed to land his disabled plane in a cornfield after birds hit both engines has said that a quick landing was his only chance.
A US state trooper who pulled over to help what he thought was a disabled vehicle found a driver with eight phones simultaneously playing the video game Pokemon Go.
An Isis blooper video has emerged in which a member of the terrorist group is repeatedly interrupted by a loudly squawking bird.
A man was given his own private Delta flight after he was the only person to show up for the trip.
A man who became wedged between rocks while collecting bat droppings in the Cambodian jungle has been rescued after being trapped for almost four days.
A Southwest Airlines pilot has flown his father’s remains back home to the US after they were identified from the Vietnam War.
A six-year-old girl from the United States has challenged three toy companies over a lack of female military figures.
More than two million pilgrims have gathered in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia to perform initial rites of the hajj, an Islamic pilgrimage that takes the faithful along a path traversed by the Prophet Muhammad 1,400 years ago.
Heinz’s tomato ketchup-mayonnaise hybrid sauce Mayochup will launch in the UK with a different name thanks to a trademark clash.
An enormous Darth Vader mask took to the skies among dozens of colourful hot air balloons in the first ever Thursday mass ascent at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.
A US woman who said she was a 16-year-old sex-trafficking victim when she killed a man in 2004 has been released from prison after being granted clemency.
A toilet exploded after its owner’s septic tank was struck by lightning, according the plumber who inspected the damage.
Police delivered pizza to a boy who called 911 because he was hungry.
A group of YouTubers took to the streets to start spontaneous water fights with strangers in Washington DC and Virginia in the US.
As students across Scotland open their Highers results, people have taken to Twitter to share their career stories and prove there is #NoWrongPath to success.
Upward lightning shooting from the top of a mountain has been captured on camera by an amateur photographer.
A boy desperate to help out his unwell mum jumped on his hoverboard so he could still mow the lawn after hurting his leg.