News: Offbeat

This boyfriend laid down some hilarious rules before taking his girlfriend to the cinema

Monday  13:26,   23 april 2018

Noisy eaters, incessant coughers, chatty partners: there are a fair few annoyances which can ruin a good cinema experience. But last week, an Avengers super-fan – known only as ‘Superman’ – went a step further, sending his girlfriend an[...]

World's First Underwater Residence to Open in the Maldives

Monday  12:56,   23 april 2018
Mental Floss

Take it from the Little Mermaid: It's better down where it's wetter.If you’ve ever wanted to live out your childhood dream of sleeping under the sea, here’s your chance. The Maldives is already home to several underwater restaurants, an[...]

A man dressed as Forrest Gump just broke a London Marathon record

Monday  09:31,   23 april 2018

Every year the London Marathon conjures up stories that could only happen at an event of this kind in a major city. This year we've already seen a number of inspirational stories, such as the two women running in their underwear to raise[...]

Hungry Bear Gets Stuck in Car After Breaking In for a Snack

Monday  09:31,   23 april 2018
Inside Edition

Officials are giving tips on how to avoid a "hangry" bear.The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office posted on their Facebook page on April 17 that their "deputies responded to a vehicle trespass with an... usual[...]

Colorful Thief Steals Exotic Butterfly From Nature Conservatory: Cops

Monday  09:31,   23 april 2018
Inside Edition

Maybe she was trying to blend in?The Cincinnati Police Department says a woman absconded with a rare blue Menelaus morpho butterfly from the city's Krohn Conservatory[...]

Dog who was abandoned for being deaf finds a home and learns sign language

Sunday  13:06,   22 april 2018

You could be forgiven for thinking that sign language is just for humans, but a clever dog has managed to learn this unique form of communication and turn his life around .A ten-month-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier puppy named Ivor has been deaf[...]

This flawless buttercream cake looks like a coral reef — and it's mesmerizing the internet

Sunday  13:06,   22 april 2018

Pastry chef Etta Piazzolla told INSIDER about going viral after sharing a photo of a cake made with a coral reef design. Take a look at the stunning dessert.- Piazzolla works as a pastry chef at a small local bakery in Wisconsin and told INSIDER she [...]

Holey cow! Evidence of Stone Age veterinary 'surgery'

Thursday  20:32,   19 april 2018

A hole in the skull of a Stone Age cow was likely made by humans about 5,000 years ago, probably by a primitive veterinarian or trainee surgeon, scientists said Thursday. The hole appears to have been painstakingly carved into the animal's[...]

A teen brought a cutout of Michael B Jordan to prom as her date — and the pictures will give you life

Thursday  16:33,   19 april 2018

Audeva Agyeman didn't have a prom date, so she brought a cardboard cutout of Michael B. Jordan to her school's dance instead.- The pictures are[...]

Zookeepers Feed Bird With Puppet That Imitates Its Parents

Thursday  10:41,   19 april 2018
Inside Edition

It will help the bird survive.Officials at the Prague Zoo found the precious egg containing the bird in after the parents apparently tossed another egg out of their[...]

Cafe's croissant creation goes viral, claims it 'tastes better than it looks'

Thursday  05:41,   19 april 2018
FOX News

A café in London has gotten some looks with its newest bakery item: a charcoal-activated vegan croissant. The croissant was introduced at Italian food chain Coco di Mama where Twitter user Amy Charlotte Kean snapped a photo of the unusual baked good [...]

Message in a Bottle Sent by Young Girl Is Found — 35 Years Later

Thursday  05:41,   19 april 2018
Inside Edition

How far did it[...]

Busy 4-Year-Old Boy Was Summoned for Jury Duty But He Has Preschool That Day

Thursday  05:06,   19 april 2018

The law of the land in the United States is that anyone charged with a crime must be convicted by a jury of peers. So if any four-year olds are headed to court soon, Pennsylvania is ready.  Four-year old Damien Shrader received a[...]

This guy made a song using the Tesco checkout voice and people can't stop listening to it

Wednesday  09:58,   18 april 2018

When you’re checking out your milk and eggs at the self checkout at Tesco, don’t you wish you had a backing track? Well, now you do, thanks to a producer who has far too much time on their[...]

Indian teen posed as a doctor for five months

Wednesday  09:57,   18 april 2018
The Week

Delhi hospital imposter Adnan Khurram, 19, was even a member of staff WhatsApp groupsAdnan Khurram was a familiar face to doctors and students at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences[...]