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Strange but true

This review of odd and interesting anecdotes from around the world features job openings for dogs to review hotels and portraits created with hair cuttings.

August 17, 2019

Trump shows interest in buying Greenland, but Denmark won't sell

A media report outlining the US president's apparent interest in striking a deal has left Danes bewildered, with a former PM asking whether it was a joke.

August 16, 2019

Japan convenience store apologizes after viral rodent video

FamilyMart apologized after video went viral on social media of rats scurrying about one of its stores in Tokyo’s popular Shibuya district.

August 07, 2019

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid

Clauvino da Silva tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him & walking out the penitentiary's main door in her place, authorities said

August 05, 2019