And Finally

And finally... better late than never

A man has sent $100 to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to pay off his parking tickets - more than forty years after he graduated.

Published 11 September 2015

And finally... Apple Watch users like to check the time

Apple Watch owners are spending more of their time with the device checking the time than they expected, according to a new survey.

Published 9 September 2015

And finally... massive mansion difficult to conceal

A federal tax fraud investigation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania began after an impressive 35,000 square foot mansion was spotted from the sky.

Published 8 September 2015

And finally... not quite Bonnie and Clydebank

Police Scotland are searching for would-be thieves who broke into an RBS branch in Clydebank - only to discover that it was empty.

Published 7 September 2015

And finally…Brazilian mayor wanted for corruption ran town via WhatsApp

A mayor in Brazil is on the run after she was accused of siphoning off millions of pounds worth of funds from the local school system and running the town remotely through social messaging service WhatsApp.

Published 4 September 2015

And finally…. Sheikh plans four helipads on Highland estate

The crown prince and ruler of Dubai wants to build no less than four helicopter landing zones on his remote Highland estate.

Published 2 September 2015

And finally… ’It’s boring being a billionaire’, says billionaire

Markus Persson, the 36-year-old creator of internet gaming sensation Minecraft, has taken to Twitter to complain of how super-wealth has brought him only boredom and loneliness.

Published 1 September 2015

And finally... a turkey voting for Christmas

A 23-year old college student in Missouri will have a veto on a local sales tax increase after the city council's gerrymandering attempt went wrong.

Published 31 August 2015

And finally...Hammered thrower pays for Bejing taxi with gold medal

As this week’s world athletics championships continues in Bejing today, news has emerged that gold medal-winning Polish hammer thrower Pawel Fajdek got so hammered during his victory celebrations that he paid for a taxi with gong.

Published 26 August 2015

And finally…”No hard feelings” as BBC ‘Dragons’ pull out of Scots’ investment deal

Two young Scots entrepreneurs who were offered £65,000 funding on the BBC’s Dragons’ Den programme only to see it withdrawn on a technicality, say they have no regrets.

Published 25 August 2015

And finally...Lego now 'better investment than shares or gold'

The average pristine Lego set has increased in value by around 12 per cent since 2000, outstripping the return on investment in the stock market, gold or traditional bank accounts.

Published 24 August 2015