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Mariah Carey And James Corden Christmas Carpool Karaoke

Are you feeling festive yet? If not, this Carpool Karaoke with James Corden, Mariah Carey - and plenty of other celebrities will get you into the Christmas spirit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKJExBXRorA

Pagan priest wins battle to wear goat horns on driver’s licence

An ordained Pagan priest has been allowed to wear goat horns in his driver's licence photo after he appealed to the state of Maine. Phelan Moonsong said he always wears his goat horns unless he is sleeping or bathing. He claims they serve as his...

Ed Miliband appears on US news as TV flu guy

Had things been different, he could have been Prime Minister - instead Ed Miliband has been relegated to TV flu guy. A picture of the former Labour leader blowing his nose has been used by US TV channel NBC to illustrate a feature about cold...

Nightmare before Christmas: Woman finds snake among tinsel in tree

A woman in the Australian city of Melbourne got a shock when she found a venomous snake entwined among the tinsel on her Christmas tree. The householder, who lives in the Frankston district, locked the animal in the room where it was discovered on Sunday...

Alaskans jump into frozen water to raise funds for athletes

More than 1,000 people in Alaska have plunged into water at temperatures below freezing to raise money for the state's disabled athletes. The swimmers, some in elaborate costumes, gathered at Goose Lake in Anchorage for the annual fundraiser.A part of the ice was cut away,...

Pie (literally) in the sky: Pastry sent into stratosphere above Wigan

A meat and potato pie has been sent sky high ahead of the World Pie Eating Championships next week. The humble comestible was attached to a weather balloon by a team from Sent Into Space - and sent on an upward journey reaching about 100,000...

Labour MPs target ‘Scrooge’ employers in ’embarrassing’ Christmas song

They say it's not about the tunefulness but a group of Labour MPs have recorded what they admit is an "embarrassing" song about the minimum wage. The honourable members donned Santa hats and antlers to record the single, which is to the tune of...

Putin shows no puppy love for Japan’s attempt at dog diplomacy

Russia appears to have snubbed a Japanese attempt at dog diplomacy by declining the gift of a puppy for President Vladimir Putin at a summit with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The Japanese government had planned to present Mr Putin, widely known to be a canine...

Superstar DJ David Guetta Is Heading To The Isle of Wight

He’s one of the world’s most famous DJs and music producers – and he’s coming to the Isle of Wight. David Guetta will have Seaclose Park bouncing at the Isle of Wight Festival 2017 on the Friday night, following Run DMC. The 49 year old Frenchman has...

Notorious jewel thief, 86, held over theft of $2,000 necklace

An 86-year-old jewel thief made famous by a TV documentary has struck again, according to police in the US. Officers in Dunwoody, near Atlanta, say Doris Payne was arrested at a Von Maur department store.They say she was stopped as she tried to leave with...