Cockatoos in Sydney have learned to open bins - and the technique is catching on, as others have worked out how to do it by watching them, scientists say.
A cow had to be led back to its farm after wandering onto the motorway and blocking traffic in Staffordshire.
A senior Russian traffic officer accused of leading a criminal gang has been arrested on suspicion of accepting bribes.
Young North Koreans have been warned they must follow traditional lifestyles and adhere to the country's dialect.
Athletes in the Olympic Village have been proving how robust their cardboard beds are amid rumours they were designed to prevent competitors having sex.