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Published:Thursday | May 27, 2021 | 4:28 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

Taking 4,500 steps per day can help extend a person's life, a study has suggested. Research from The University of North Carolina looked into the walking habits of more than 16,000 women and found that those over 60 who took more than 2,000...

Published:Thursday | May 27, 2021 | 4:16 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

An elderly couple were shocked to discover that the "gorgeous pate" they were eating was actually cat food. Angela Holloway has been delivering shopping for her mother and step-father Margaret and Donald Lincoln throughout the pandemic...

Published:Thursday | May 27, 2021 | 3:54 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

A man attempted to fast for 40 days so God could gift him with a Lamborghini. The church youth leader from Zimbabwe was desperate to get an Italian supercar after his girlfriend told him that it was her "dream car". According to local...

Published:Thursday | May 27, 2021 | 3:37 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

Robert Mugabe's widow has been fined five cows and two goats because of the way she buried her husband. A traditional court, which can't formally punish the accused but whose decisions have a strong symbolic impact, met last week to settle...

Published:Thursday | May 27, 2021 | 3:30 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

A death row inmate asked to have a single olive for his last meal. Victor Feguer was executed in the US state of Iowa in 2001 having been convicted of murder back in 1963 and made the unusual meal request in the hope that an olive tree would sprout...

Published:Thursday | May 13, 2021 | 12:04 AMBANG Bizarre

Visitors to Dracula's castle in Romania are being offered the coronavirus jab. Medics wearing fang stickers are providing shots of the Pfizer vaccine to everyone who visits Bran Castle, which is believed to have inspired the vampire's lair...

Published:Wednesday | May 12, 2021 | 11:56 PMBANG Bizarre

A bottle of wine that has spent a year in space is expected to sell for around US$1 million (£720,000). Auction house Christie's explained how the bottle of Petrus 2000 spent 14 months ageing on the International Space Station and is now...

Published:Wednesday | May 12, 2021 | 11:48 PMBANG Bizarre

Injecting human blood into the penis can boost men's sex lives, scientists have said. A study has revealed that jabbing a teaspoonful of blood down below can enhance bedroom performance with an upgrade in erectile function. In the first trial...

Published:Wednesday | May 12, 2021 | 11:42 PMBANG Bizarre

An Australian woman woke up from tonsil surgery with an Irish accent. Gie Mcyen went under general anaesthetic to get her tonsils removed and claims that she had a completely different accent after the procedure. Mcyen posted a video on TikTok...

Published:Wednesday | May 12, 2021 | 11:38 PMBANG Bizarre

Listening to rock music makes people fatter, a new study has found. Heavy rock and abrasive hip-hop have been identified by researchers as music genres that make people less likely to have a healthy diet and lead to a 40 per cent increase in...

Published:Wednesday | May 5, 2021 | 10:09 PMBANG Bizarre

A couple from Las Vegas have revealed that builders installing a swimming pool at their home have discovered animal bones from the ice age. Matt Perkins recently moved to Vegas with his husband and was shocked to find police officers at the...

Published:Wednesday | May 5, 2021 | 10:04 PMBANG Bizarre

A condom is being released to mark the day the UK is set to move out of lockdown. Men's digital health clinic FromMars are giving away June 21st condoms to protect sexual health once limits on social contact are removed by the UK government....

Published:Wednesday | May 5, 2021 | 9:49 PMBANG Bizarre

A mother was flagged as a terrorist after sending a bank transfer. Interpol investigated Susan Govindasamy after a £500 payment for her horse Isis was labelled with the words 'funds for Isis'. Govindasamy had sent the money to a...

Published:Wednesday | May 5, 2021 | 9:35 PMBANG Bizarre

A shopper has completed his six-year challenge to park in every car parking space at his local Sainsbury's store. Gareth Wild, from Bromley in London, decided to take on the challenge to make his shopping trips "less mundane" and...

Published:Wednesday | May 5, 2021 | 9:01 PMBANG Bizarre

A man got a shock after a 'dead' snake came back to life in his hands. Snake catcher Stuart McKenzie was called out to a golf course in Australia to find a red belly snake and assumed the reptile was dead when he found it under a bucket...

Published:Wednesday | April 28, 2021 | 10:44 PMBANG Bizarre

A football team had their training interrupted after an alligator invaded their pitch. Toronto FC were holding a training session in Florida earlier this week when the reptile wandered out onto the field. A clip posted on YouTube shows players...

Published:Wednesday | April 28, 2021 | 10:31 PMBANG Bizarre

A man purchased Argentina's Google domain name after the site went down. Nicolas Kurona was able to buy the domain for just £2 through a perfectly legal process, much to his surprise. Kurona revealed that he was working on a client's...

Published:Wednesday | April 28, 2021 | 10:19 PMBANG Bizarre

A group of builders were horrified after finding human remains buried under a patio. Robbie Kearney made the gruesome discovery as he was digging a soak-a-way hole for the drainage under the patio and stopped his work immediately. The five...

Published:Wednesday | April 28, 2021 | 10:15 PMBANG Bizarre

A woman nearly lost her vision after she mistook nail glue for eye drops. Yacedrah Williams went to bed having left her contact lenses in and woke up in the early hours having realised her mistake. However, she grabbed a small bottle of nail glue...

Published:Wednesday | April 28, 2021 | 10:05 PMBANG Bizarre

A sex doll has been filmed ranting about the human race. Video footage shows the doll, named Nova, unleashing a tirade against the state of the world and questioning how humans have been able to survive as a species. In the clip, Nova can be heard...

Published:Thursday | April 22, 2021 | 12:34 AMBANG Bizarre

A man has been left with half a house after a communication breakdown with the builder. Bishnu Aryal, from Nepal, had spent years saving up thousands for his dream property in Sydney, Australia but a mix-up with the developer, Zac Homes, turned his...

Published:Thursday | April 22, 2021 | 12:30 AMBANG Bizarre

A secondary school received a library book from a former student that was 32 years overdue. St. John Fisher Catholic High School in Peterborough explained how a book called 'Manners Make a Difference' arrived in the post recently, with...

Published:Thursday | April 22, 2021 | 12:26 AMBANG Bizarre

A dinosaur footprint from a "Jurassic giant" has been found on a beach in Yorkshire. Marie Woods noticed the fossilised print as she was collecting shellfish and experts believe it was made by a dinosaur with a body length of eight to...

Published:Thursday | April 22, 2021 | 12:07 AMBANG Bizarre

A man has spent over 100 days live streaming himself in a shed. Tim C Inzana has spent the entirety of 2021 in isolation and says he is prepared to do so for a number of years as he creates a piece of art. The concept could be a moneyspinner for...

Published:Thursday | April 22, 2021 | 12:01 AMBANG Bizarre

A pensioner won over £100,000 on the lottery after forgetting his glasses and not being able to choose his regular numbers. Dennis Fawsitt usually uses family birthdays for his weekly EuroMillions ticket but went for a lucky dip after...

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