A "fanatical petrol-head" and his "adrenaline junkie" cousin are setting out to break the land speed record for a tuk tuk after buying one during a boozy night on eBay.
A photo has emerged of what a park ranger claims to be a selfie with two gorillas in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Liberia's president and African player of the century is being forced to work from home after two snakes were found in his office block.
An Indian man has cut off his own finger after accidentally voting for the wrong party in his country's election.
The thousands of tourists who drive down San Francisco's famous crooked street each year could soon have to pay for the privilege.