In a nation where lottery winners are so fearful of security risks and demands from family and friends that they dress up in masks and costumes to claim their cheques, one chinese man who scooped 4.6 million yuan (£500,000) has attempted to divorce his wife the day before claiming the money.
Published 16 September 2015
Royal Bank of Scotland staff set off from London this morning on the 500 mile cycle ride to Edinburgh to raise money for Sport Relief 2016.
Published 15 September 2015
Ex-banker Fred Goodwin has been ordered to cut down his 20ft hedge following a four-year dispute with neighbours.
Published 14 September 2015
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
Published 10 September 2015
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
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
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
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
Published 3 September 2015
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
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
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
Published 27 August 2015