The bus operator in a British city shared a photo of a swan utilizing public transit by taking a ride atop a city bus.
Passengers on a flight from New Zealand to New York spent 16 hours in the air just to end up at the same airport where their journey began.
A deer crashed through a window into a Tennessee high school and ended up breaking through another window into a second classroom.
An Idaho man scored a $100,000 Powerball prize about 10 years after collecting $10,000 from the lottery drawing.
Animal rescuers in Britain enlisted the help of a tree trimming service to rescue a cat that spent two days stranded in a tree about 50 feet over the ground.
A mysterious boom that prompted multiple reports of an explosion in a Texas county was caused by a meteorite strike, officials said.
A wild tapir caused a scene in a Malaysian city when it went wandering through the town's streets before being rescued from a storm drain.
A Scottish theater troupe is raising funds with an especially long performance titled "24 Hours of Song."
Wildlife officials in Virginia shared photos of an angler's rare catch from the James River -- a golden largemouth bass.
Police in Alaska said a wandering pig that "looked cold" at the side of a road got a lift home in a patrol cruiser.
The demolition of a building on the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus yielded an unexpected discovery -- a 116-year-old time capsule.
A South Carolina man preparing to leave for vacation managed to claim a $300,000 lottery prize just before departing.
A stray cat found wandering in Kansas turned out to have gone missing two years earlier about 1,400 miles away in Florida.
An emergency drill at a Japanese zoo made for a comedic scene when a zoo worker donned a cartoon-like bear costume to play the role of a fugitive bruin.
A llama living on a New Mexico ranch was named the oldest in the world by Guinness World Records at age 27.
A kangaroo that escaped from his owner's North Texas was located and safely recaptured two days later, his owner said.
Security cameras at an Alabama elementary school were recording when a deer crashed through the window of a classroom.
A Maryland man scored a $50,000 prize from a scratch-off lottery ticket just over a month after winning $30,000 from another game.
Marine rescuers in Florida said they released 12 rehabilitated manatees at Blue Spring State Park in a single day, a new record for the group.
A pair of British brothers-in-law each pulled a 1.65-ton van a distance of 32 miles to become co-holders of a Guinness World Records title.
A Nigerian teenager put his jump-roping skills to the test and broke a Guinness World Record for the most skips in 1 minute on one leg.
Animal control officers in Kentucky are trying to find the owner of a pig after the "Valentine swine" was found running loose in a roadway.
An Austrian woman traveled to Antarctica with an expedition ended up earning 10 Guinness World Records, including becoming first woman to row on the Southern Ocean.
A red-collared lemur that escaped from an Israeli zoo Tuesday evening was safely recaptured and returned to the facility on Wednesday.
A Eurasian eagle owl who escaped from the Central Park Zoo in New York earlier this month is now hunting for his own food, officials said.