Fife Council has accidentally paid a member of the public £300,000 due to a "keying error".
Published 15 October 2019
A man lost most of his life savings after his best friend turned an oil-fired boiler in his workshop on – unaware that €540,000 was stashed inside.
Published 14 October 2019
Royal Mint has produced an 18-carat solid gold payment card.
Published 11 October 2019
A convicted bank robber used his legal right to a "last word" to make a five-day closing speech to court.
Published 10 October 2019
Brazilians are paying Uber drivers more for silent car journeys.
Published 9 October 2019
A St Andrews chef has charged diners £650 after they cancelled their reservation.
Published 8 October 2019
A Dutch checkers team has been held captive in a hotel in the Ivory Coast due to a dispute over the bill.
Published 7 October 2019
A Banksy painting depicting MPs in the House of Commons as chimpanzees has sold for nearly £9.9 million.
Published 4 October 2019
A man who says he was encouraged to try homosexuality by an iPhone app has launched a lawsuit against Apple for "moral suffering" because he ended up with a boyfriend.
Published 3 October 2019
A former Chinese mayor could face the death penalty after thirteen tons of gold worth £300 million and $20 billion of cash were found at his home.
Published 2 October 2019
A man has spent £30,000 of his children's inheritance fighting a £100 speeding fine.
Published 1 October 2019
A Swiss auction selling off 25 supercars from the son of Equatorial Guinea's president has accumulated €21.6 million.
Published 30 September 2019
A woman has been fined for trespass after she bit the testicles of an irate camel which sat on her when she entered its compound.
Published 27 September 2019
A utilities company in Samara, Russia, is encouraging residents who have fallen behind on their bills to pay their debts by installing giant talking pyramids outside the debtors home.
Published 26 September 2019
London-based fintech startup, Glint, has gone into administration.
Published 25 September 2019