A 3.5-magnitude earthquake has struck the Rutland area of the East Midlands, the second tremor to hit the region in as many days.
Watch sprightly pooch Jumpy fly through the air and backflip in a stunning slow-motion clip.
A goggle-eyed urn took centre stage at a comedy show held to fulfil the final bucket list item of the man whose ashes are inside it.
Meet the pet bird who really is Jack-the-lad. He loves Status Quo and goes everywhere with his owner – especially to the pub.
A flight attendant’s comedy safety routine certainly grabbed the attention of airline passengers as she shared the perils of her job after a long day in the air.
Watch the moment a man tries to pose for a selfie with a passing train and gets kicked out of the way by the conductor.
Zookeepers have given a giant panda a television and toys after she showed signs of depression when her pals were moved away.
A six-foot South American rhea capable of disembowelling humans with its six-inch claws has been spotted in a Hertfordshire field.
Watch talented comic Rudi Rok make 30 incredible animal sounds in less than two minutes.
Prosecutors have asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead.
At least 12 Nepalese guides have been killed and four others are missing after an avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early today - the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.
Pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's east who have been occupying government buildings in more than 10 cities said today they will only leave them if the interim government in Kiev resigns.
A robotic submarine has headed back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean to scour the sea floor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no evidence of the plane.
Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.
Hollywood director Bryan Singer's lawyer says claims by a former aspiring actor that the X-Men director molested him when he was a teenager are "completely fabricated".
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