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It's Disturbingly Common for Seagulls to Get Into Our Food Supply

A photo of a curry-covered seagull just went viral, but it isn't the first bird to end up in a vat of food at a factory.
Bettina Makalintal
7.9.19
Australia Today

A NSW Politician Broke His Arm While Arm-Wrestling the Attorney General

Victor Dominello suffered a fractured humerus after wrestling a colleague in his office during a lunch break.
Gavin Butler
7.5.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Indian Woman Found Her ‘Missing’ Husband in a TikTok Video

The man had been declared ‘lost’ for three years before his wife discovered him in a TikTok video with a trans woman.
Shamani Joshi
7.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rich People in Pakistan Keep Pet Lions and Exotic Animals to Flex Their Fortunes

Over 300 lions can be found in gardens, farmhouses and rooftop cages in Karachi alone.
Shamani Joshi
7.4.19
Australia Today

An Australian Pilot Fell Asleep Mid-Flight and Overshot his Destination by 78km

A safety report later found the pilot hadn't slept for 24 hours before the flight.
Gavin Butler
6.26.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Villagers in India Delayed a Crocodile Rescue Because They Wanted to Worship It

Despite warnings of crocodile attacks being on the rise, the villagers felt that since the croc wandered into a temple, it was ‘auspicious’.
Shamani Joshi
6.25.19
WTF

Animals With Knives, Ranked

'Battle Beasts' IRL.
Peter Slattery
6.19.19
crime

Chinese Man Accused of Stealing Live Chickens to Buy Fuel for His BMW

The man allegedly raided poultry farms in the middle of the night so he could afford petrol for his "thirsty car".
Gavin Butler
6.13.19
Australia Today

Horny Birds Cause Mass Blackout in Perth by Rooting on Power Lines

More than 1,000 homes in Perth lost power when two kookaburras had sex too close to the electrical wires, zapping themselves to death.
Gavin Butler
6.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People in Japan Are Racing Office Chairs on the Streets to Win Free Rice

That’s how they roll.
Shamani Joshi
6.12.19
WTF

Malaysian Singer Arrested for Keeping a Bear in Her Home Says She Thought it Was a Dog

Authorities raided Zarith Sofia Yasin's condo after local residents filmed the bear roaring out of the window.
Gavin Butler
6.12.19
Australia Today

Melbourne Doctors Accidentally Set Fire to a Patient’s Chest During Open Heart Surgery

The incident has prompted calls for better fire safety training in operating theatres.
Gavin Butler
6.5.19
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