Giuseppe Fanara, a Sicilian mafia boss serving a life sentence for killing a police officer, has bitten off and swallowed the little finger of a guard he attacked at a prison in Rome.
Published 9 September 2020
Police have warned people across the UK to watch out for counterfeit banknotes thought to have originated in Scotland because they are marked "twenty poond".
Published 8 September 2020
A man who was given an 18-year-old whisky for his birthday for 28 years straight is selling the collection to buy a house.
Published 7 September 2020
The Franco family has been ordered to return a palace in Galicia to the Spanish state.
Published 4 September 2020
A tax break scheme to lure the wealthy to Italy has attracted super-rich Britons.
Published 3 September 2020
The helmet worn by Tom Cruise in the film Top Gun has sold at an auction for a whopping £250,000.
Published 1 September 2020
The world's most expensive sheep sold in Scotland last week for a whopping £367,500.
Published 31 August 2020
An American man travelling through Canada is facing a fine of up to C$750,000 (£432,000) or six months in jail after he broke quarantine rules.
Published 28 August 2020
Police have had to open an investigation into themselves after a senior officer reported a theft – in her own station.
Published 27 August 2020
A guitar belonging to Alex Turner, the frontman of the Arctic Monkeys, has raised £128,544 to support independent music venues in the UK.
Published 26 August 2020
Facebook has paid €100 million to the French tax office.
Published 25 August 2020
A six-year-old boy has bought a £19,000 monster truck on eBay.
Published 24 August 2020
A playhouse listed on Airbnb as a joke has been booked by a family of four for a weekend break.
Published 21 August 2020
A man has bought an old dodgem off eBay for £30 and transformed it into a fully-functioning mobility scooter.
Published 20 August 2020
Italy's Supreme Court has made a landmark decision regarding parent's obligations to financially support their children, following a five year legal battle between a 35-year-old man and his parents.
Published 19 August 2020