Body camera video captured a sheriff's officer corralling a donkey after it wandered onto a busy highway near Chicago
Scientists restored some activity within the brains of pigs that had been slaughtered hours before, raising hopes for some medical advances and questions about the definition of death.
A 19-year-old male giant panda arrived at Vienna's Schoenbrunn zoo, more than two years after his predecessor died.
A baby dusky pademelon, a rare 'miniature kangaroo' native to Indonesia, has been caught on camera at a UK zoo for the first time since its birth in early spring.
A 39ft Tyrannosaurus rex is unveiled on the only UK stop of its European tour. Experts spent three days piecing together the 300 bones that make up the skeleton, which will be on display at Kelvin Hall in Glasgow from April 17.
An adorable dusky pademelon joey has just started to peek out from the pouch of first-time mum Styx after being born earlier in the spring at Chester Zoo. Please credit Chester Zoo.
Waitress Ashley Leverett, dubbed the 'Coupon Queen' by her husband, has slashed her grocery bill by nearly GBP7,000 a year by using money-off vouchers.
A duck and her ducklings hold up traffic in Driffield, east Yorkshire.
A dog found swimming more than 135 miles from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of Thailand has been returned safely to land.
It's an example of eagle co-parenting on a nest in Illinois. Two males and one female bald eagle are caring for three eaglets born this month in a nest along the Upper Mississippi River near Fulton, Illinois.
A road in Ireland has been renamed the R2D2 in tribute to one of Star Wars' most famous characters. New signs were unveiled on what was the R242 near Malin Head in Co Donegal to mark the location where scenes from The Last Jedi were filmed.
One of the youngest women in the UK to have terminal stage four breast cancer has spoken candidly about her wishes to buy the horse of her dreams and get married in a castle "like a fairy tale princess." Facing an uncertain future, rather than cra...