Everyone’s favourite Sesame Street character, Cookie Monster, has reached out to fans and conducted a Q&A for charity on Reddit.
An image of Nancy Pelosi applauding Donald Trump with apparent sarcasm during the State Of The Union address has become a meme.
Sometimes it seems logic works slightly differently in Hollywood movies than in real life, and we’ve all wished from time to time that our lives worked a little more like a film.
YouTuber Simone Giertz, known for building bizarre robots, has sent a sample of her brain tumour to Antarctica nearly a year after being diagnosed.
Always losing your wireless headphones? Paralegal Gabrielle Reilly has created a fun solution that will ensure your AirPods don’t go missing.
If the Valentine in your life identifies as a Geordie, there’s only one card to get them on February 14 this year.
Residents in an Australian city have been warned to watch out for crocodiles “in unexpected places” in the wake of unprecedented flooding.
Everyone needs a little bit of advice from time to time – even famous artists like Yoko Ono.
A London school has unwittingly created a new meme after sharing a photo of someone in a Spider-man costume speaking to students on its Twitter account.
The US has seen temperatures plummet in recent weeks, but Americans have come up with a novel way to have some fun in the harsh conditions.
Monopoly is well known as a game that can see tensions rise – although seldom so much that the police are called out.
A restaurant named Pablo’s Escoburgers has stoked controversy with a burger that comes with a free line of fake cocaine.
A man has been charged with insurance fraud after he was caught on video appearing to fake a workplace fall.
While the UK faces its coldest temperatures of the winter so far, in the US, Hell has literally frozen over.
The United States city of Chicago is experiencing Arctic levels of cold as the Midwest is gripped by a Polar Vortex, and one social media user has demonstrated the low temperatures by freezing bubbles in mid-air.
Police in Miami and the FBI are investigating a mysterious tunnel found under a road, which had previously been thought to be a sinkhole.
A fleet of drones, trucks and small planes is spraying water to try to reduce air pollution around Bangkok as the governor invites critics to come up with better ideas to improve air quality in the Thai capital.
The UK may have seen its first flurries of snow in recent days, but the US city of Chicago has been experiencing Arctic levels of cold as the Polar Vortex takes hold.
As much time has passed since the publication of George Orwell’s famous dystopian novel 1984 as there was between the date it was published and the time when it was set.
A shopper sent a retailer a picture of their empty hand after the online store asked for photographic evidence of their item not arriving.
A firefighter was forced to put his professional skills into action at home when his son got his head stuck in a toilet seat.
People are sharing the one thing they would like to abolish from the world by joining in with the latest Twitter trend.
A viral Twitter post has sparked consternation in the world of music, thanks to a novel rethink of a classic dance track that involves Ainsley Harriott.
Kazuhisa Uekusa is a unique breed of daredevil performer.
Wrestler Brock Lesnar has become a hilarious new meme, after a dramatic evening at WWE’s Royal Rumble.
Wills are difficult documents for all concerned and, when their contents are revealed, they can contain a few surprises.
Police were called in to rescue a young boy after he got himself stuck in a box.
Pope Francis took a 21st century view on the story of Jesus as he described the Virgin Mary as the “first influencer”.
A man with muscular dystrophy and his able-bodied girlfriend are sharing their relationship with the world on YouTube, in the hope of tackling “big misconceptions about disability”.
Police say a Connecticut woman charged with driving under the influence was drunk on vanilla extract, which contains a significant amount of alcohol.
If you were to write an autobiography, what would be your first line? This is a question which has been puzzling Twitter users, and these are some of the most entertaining ideas they came up with. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Just a few ways to grab someone’s attention.
A father from Norway has been praised for posting a heartwarming viral video of him and his son dancing to Let It Go from the Disney film Frozen dressed like Queen Elsa.