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Pets join in Rio de Janeiro carnival celebration (Video)

Rio de Janeiro residents took their pets wearing colourful costumes to celebrate carnival on Copacabana beach. While the famous Rio Carnival only officially begins...

Extreme race competition on frozen Lake Baikal (Video)

The deepest and possibly oldest freshwater lake in the world hosted a freezing endurance race. Baikal in Siberian Russia is the largest freshwater lake...

A day in the life of the Beatles barber of Buenos Aires

There's a barbershop in Buenos Aires where you can have any haircut you want as long as it's a Beatles haircut. The most popular...

Five year-old begins shearing career early

A five year old Australian boy has already got his future career mapped out - he wants to be a sheep shearer. Charlie Dunn has...

Supermarket uses laser to brand fruit and vegetables

Could this be an end to simple fruit and vegetable stickers? A Swedish supermarket chain is trialling the use of laser marking on certain...

US dog show welcomes new breeds (Video)

The 141st Westminster Kennel Club dog show is back in town, and for some owners who spend well over 100,000 US dollars a year...

Say it with million-dollar diamonds and artisan chocolate bars

From million-dollar diamonds to art-house chocolate when it comes to splashing out on Valentine's Day luxury, there are few places better than Los Angeles....

Diggers face freezing waters looking for gold

Winter time in the sleepy Kyrgyz village of Tash-Bashat is quiet and serene until the locals strike gold. With little farm work over the...

Bigger coffins needed to make eternity more comfortable

Australians, like many in the western world, are getting bigger. And when they die, that means bigger coffins. Paul Callahan has managed this Adelaide...

Detroit Zoo animals celebrate Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air at the Detroit Zoo, whose inhabitants are enjoying some themed goodies in the run-up to Valentine's Day. Workers at...