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German shoppers sample burgers made of buffalo worms - 22 Apr 2018 at 1:01pm - AACHEN, Germany (Reuters) - Supermarket shoppers in the western German city of Aachen have stepped out of their comfort zone to sample insect burgers made of buffalo worms.
Shadow-boxing tough guy should protect home-alone Japanese women - 21 Apr 2018 at 10:43am - TOKYO (Reuters) - Behind the apartment's curtain, a tough guy is boxing, throwing left and right hooks and jabs, and lunging forward, enough to make any passing criminal think twice before breaking in.
Horses throw toads to win quirky British pub championship - 20 Apr 2018 at 3:13am - LONDON (Reuters) - With the final brass "toad" nestled at the bottom of the hole, team members from the Black Horse club jumped in the air to chest bump after becoming world champions at one of Britain's more obscure pub games.
Marx birthplace cashes in on 0 euro notes for anniversary - 18 Apr 2018 at 11:04am - BERLIN (Reuters) - The German city of Trier is struggling to keep up with demand for 0-euro notes, bearing the face of its most famous son and communism's creator Karl Marx, and sold for 3 euros each as part of celebrations for his 200th birthday.
'No to sex on roundabouts', Norway tells high school graduates - 18 Apr 2018 at 10:57am - OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's high school graduates should refrain from running naked across bridges and having sex on roundabouts lest they give drivers "too much of a surprise", the national transport regulator said on Wednesday.
You want tarantula with that? At U.S. burger joint, it's an option - 18 Apr 2018 at 10:07am - DURHAM, N.C. (Reuters) - Kristin Barnaby, a self-described arachnophobe, found a way to overcome what she dreads at a North Carolina burger joint.
Singing road strikes wrong chord with Dutch villagers - 11 Apr 2018 at 7:58am - AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Take the highway past the Dutch village of Jelsum and the road will play you a tune.
Japanese man, 112, recognized as world's oldest male - 11 Apr 2018 at 3:54am - ASHORO, Japan (Reuters) - A 112-year-old Japanese man born months before Albert Einstein published his theory of special relativity was recognized on Tuesday as the world's oldest man.
Chinese aviation buff builds full-scale Airbus replica - 10 Apr 2018 at 6:58am - KAIYUAN, China (Reuters) - A man in northeastern China who always wanted to own an aircraft is doing the next best thing: building a full-scale replica of an Airbus A320 jet.
Far from war, Basra's cats lap it up in their own hotel - 31 Mar 2018 at 7:44am - BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - A world away from Iraq's battlegrounds, Basra's cat-lovers have found a haven for their favorite pets.