A 17-YEAR-OLD boy was so desperate to acquire a new iPad 2 that he sold one of his kidneys to pay for it.

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12th June 2011 12:06 AM

A MAN traveling from China to Nairobi tried to avoid extra baggage fees on his flight by wearing more than 60 items of...

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20th Dec. 2012 7:12 AM

THERE are some rotten apples on Ross Lane near Lennox Head.

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20th Feb. 2013 5:02 AM

A man who allegedly stole a woman's purse got more than he bargained for when making his escape. Video: Western Australia...

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02nd April 2013 11:04 AM

A MISS USA beauty queen has raised eyebrows with a rambling answer to a judge's question about pay parity between men and...

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18th June 2013 12:06 PM

A SWARM of around 30,000 bees attacked a couple in Texas as they exercised their miniature horses, stinging the animals so...

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29th July 2013 12:07 PM

US rapper George Watsky broke a woman's arm performing a huge stage dive.

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19th Nov. 2013 8:11 AM

AN Auckland couple were amazed to be told by their lawnmowing man that a house had appeared on their vacant beach section...

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13th Dec. 2013 6:12 AM

ANGUS Hughes has built his own perfect student pad ā€“ made from timber pallets.

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11th March 2014 12:03 PM