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’,...

Autistic boy’s Christmas wish to ‘receive mail’ granted as hundreds of parcels arrive

Christmas is a time for giving, and most children eagerly await the day when they can open their gifts: typically new video games, expensive...

Canada

“I was just drying my car, officer,” says Canadian man caught speeding at 110 mph

A Canadian man from Calgary has been given a 45-day driving suspension and slapped with...

Victoria man who rode “420 delivery bike” arrested on marijuana charges

Police in the capital of British Columbia have made an arrest after spotting an unusual...

Plans for an 80-foot statue of ‘Mother Canada’ stir online debate

In news that has environmental activists chomping at the bit, there are plans currently underway...

United Kingdom

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...

Business owner creates bus stop outside pub by using discarded sign

The owner of the Gallipot Inn stumbled upon an old discarded bus stop sign which inspired a cheeky but effective plan to get buses to...

Australia

Police arrest Brisbane man found with ‘loaded gun hidden in bottom’

Australian police have announced that an unusual item was discovered tucked between a Brisbane man’s...

Queensland man ‘attacked by goat’ recovering in hospital

Police on the Gold Coast were called to an incident involving a man and ‘an...

Man who lay on road after police ‘threatened him with taser’ dies after car runs over him

A tragic accident has claimed the life of a 16-year old male after he was...