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World's first 'Sand Hostel' open in Australia  

2017-09-21 14:19:22

A handful of lucky winners were given the opportunity to stay in a hostel made entirely out of sand in Australia.

Mad Max and The Blue Lagoon World production designer Jon Dowding designed the "Sand Hostel" open from Sept. 20 to Sept. 22 on The Gold Coast, Kurrawa Terrace.

Someone Was Literally Flushing Heaps Of Money Down Swiss Toilets  

2017-09-20 15:32:21

Swiss authorities are investigating reports that someone flushed tens of thousands of euros down the toilets of a bank and several restaurants in Geneva, clogging their pipes.

Food plant's milk spill causes Indiana creek to run white  

2017-09-19 15:46:31

A milk spill at an Indiana food processing plant had the unexpected consequence of turning an entire creek white.

Tipton County Emergency Management posted photos to Facebook showing Cicero Creek running white last week after about 300 gallons of milk spilled from the Park 100 Foods plant.

American Airlines flight canceled when scorpion spotted on board  

2017-09-12 18:06:37

American Airlines confirmed a flight from California to Phoenix was canceled for an unusual reason -- a scorpion was spotted on board the plane.

Airline spokeswoman Leslie Scott said the Boeing 737, which had been due to depart Sacramento at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, had been in Phoenix the previous day, and that's likely where the scorpion boarded.

A possessed nuns 17th century devil letter has finally been translated  

2017-09-11 16:40:45

A letter written in code by a nun 'possessed by the devil' has finally been translated, more than 300 years after it was written.

Sister Maria Crocifissa della Concezione wrote 'this system works for no one' and that humans invented God in the rambling letter.

She believed she had been taken over by the devil who was using her hand to write with in 1676.

Move over milk, dark and white... scientists just invented a new flavour of chocolate  

2017-09-06 19:18:34

A chocolate firm says they've created a fourth type of chocolate after milk, dark and white - the first new type in 80 years.

Sinkhole Swallows Man’s Leg As He Crosses New York City Street  

2017-08-30 16:46:18

A man crossing a New York City street had his leg swallowed by a sinkhole after the road abruptly gave way beneath him, according to local reports and astonishing video of his rescue.

Lonely monkey adopts baby chicken at Israeli zoo  

2017-08-29 14:05:24

A 4-year-old monkey who failed to find love at an Israeli zoo has found another source of affection -- adopting a chicken that wandered into her enclosure.

Dog walkers lay minefields of poo  

2017-08-28 17:23:53

Dog walkers are being invited to let their pet's shit freely on a beach where a right wing rally is due to take place this weekend.

Crissy Field in San Francisco will host the event tomorrow afternoon after being issued a permit by local authorities.

Teen spends 99 cents for 'nothing' at McDonald's  

2017-08-24 18:31:31

A teen in England spent 99 cents to order "nothing" from McDonald's after removing all of the ingredients from the order.

Twitter user Ari shared photos of the order and the resulting receipt that featured a charge of 99 cents for the list of ingredients that added up to nothing.

Daredevil dangles fiancée over a cliff  

2017-08-23 14:39:04

Student Marcelle Rangel da Cunha all smiles as her fiancé Luiz Fernando Candeia helps her dangle precariously over 1,100ft above the Atlantic Ocean, over the edge of a rock.

How long you can store your favourite cheese in the fridge  

2017-08-21 17:25:06

If you throw cheese away at the first sight of a few tufts of green mould growing on its sides, you may have wasted perfectly edible - not to mention extremely delicious - food.

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