A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for almost a month until his owner returned.
A Christmas elf giving it his all to entertain crowds on London’s Regent Street has become a viral hit on social media.
When you really love someone, tiny little things they do can make you feel perfectly happy inside.
A homeless man has been commended after finding 17,000 dollars (£13,300) in cash near a food bank and handing it over to a volunteer.
Mobile network O2 is investigating a technical fault that has left thousands of its mobile customers unable to use data to get online.
Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham was dubbed “Andy Burn ‘Em” after a fierce response to criticism from comedian Lee Hurst about his pay.
A flowchart of possible outcomes from Britain’s Brexit deadlock took the internet by storm on Thursday morning.
A heartwarming moment was spotted at the funeral of former US president George H W Bush as his son, former president George W Bush, seemed to pass something to former First Lady Michelle Obama.
Everyone holds at least one incredibly divisive opinion that stands them out from the crowd … and now there’s a meme to express that feeling.
A meeting with the Queen was so overwhelming for one little boy that he dropped to the floor and crawled out of the nearest door, shouting “Bye” to amused onlookers.
A long-distance runner who claimed to have jogged the length of New Zealand in a record time of 18 days and eight hours has admitted he was driven for parts of the route.
Social media users have voiced their outrage at steep ticket prices for Odeon’s newly refurbished Leicester Square theatre.
Australian journalist Patricia Karvelas has received an apology from the government after she was asked to leave Parliament for allegedly breaching the dress code.
Not much that Donald Trump says slips past the scrutiny of online critics, so when he described himself as a “Tariff Man” it was only a matter of time before the memes followed.
A nine-year-old boy has convinced the leaders of a small northern US town to overturn a nearly century-old ban on snowball fights.
If you’re struggling to know what to buy the baked goods lover in your life this Christmas, Greggs may just have the answer.
At the start of what’s set to be an intense fortnight in Westminster, you could forgive political journalists for seeking some light relief.
A man who crashed his car into a tree told police the accident happened as he was trying to drive with his head stuck out of the window “like Ace Ventura”.
Dutch motivational speaker Emile Ratelband says he feels like a 49-year-old but according to Dutch law he is still 69.
There’s always been something magical about Lego, but this artist is taking things to another level.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has refuted claims that he had died and been replaced by a clone.
Charity runners got into the Christmas spirit in their own energetic way this weekend by taking part in the London Santa Run in Victoria Park.
The hunt is on for a couple who got engaged in Times Square minus a ring – she said yes, but he dropped the sparkler down a grate.
It took less than a day for the first Christmas controversy to rear its head in December after Mars Incorporated put a Bounty bar behind the first door of their Celebrations advent calendar.
The death of George HW Bush has prompted many to remember the former US president for his part in one of The Simpsons’ finest episodes.
Russian President Vladimir Putin shared an unreservedly friendly greeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the G20 summit.
A helicopter crew from the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) lifted a man to safety from fast moving waters in the rain swollen Los Angeles River Thursday morning.
A group of young students hope to bag a Christmas number one in honour of their classmate who is battling cancer.
A teenager has been freed after spending more than three hours in the vault of an abandoned bank in Florida.
A university in the United States has come up with an unusual plan to combat the threat of gun attacks on campus: arming students with ice hockey pucks.
A cyclist in the Netherlands must be thanking his lucky stars after surviving a very close call with a speeding train at a level crossing.
Pope Francis has praised a mute child who climbed onstage at the Vatican on Wednesday to play during the pontiff’s general audience.