A robot priest that beams lights from its hands and grants automated 'blessings' to people is being met with mixed reactions at a church in Germany. The robot, called BlessU-2, was developed by the Evangelical Church in Hesse and Nassau.
A picture, which appears to show a hare smoking a cigarette, is currently making the rounds of the Internet. Tweeted by Louise Acheson from Edinburgh, Scotland, on May 28, the picture has gone viral with over 16,000 'likes' and more than 6,500 retweets. But is the picture what it seems to be? Let's find out.
On a quiet Monday afternoon, the ground beneath a street in Ukrainian capital Kiev trembled. Perhaps as a sign of things to come. Before anyone could make sense of what was happening, an underground water pipe dramatically burst.
Three construction workers were dramatically rescued from a crane after it crashed into the third floor of a building in Victoria, Australia. According to local media reports, the three men were trapped on an open platform attached to the crane.
A Chinese guard went beyond the call of duty to stop a car from entering a parking lot - by lying down on the ground right in front of the vehicle. However, instead of halting the car, the driver ran over the guard to make his way into the lot.
A woman in China had a scary experience last week when she accidentally drove her car into a river. To make matters worse, a man who jumped in to rescue her couldn't swimming at the time leaving them scrambling for help. Luckily for them, a third person saved them.
He proposed, she said "Yes" and then the hot air balloon they were in crash-landed. But don't be alarmed - all the passengers escaped unharmed and the couple is excited they have an "awesome" story to tell about their big day.
Burger King is in trouble with Belgium's monarchy over an advertising campaign asking Belgians to vote online to "crown" the global fast-food giant the true ruler of the country where the US brand will launch next month.
Residents of Vadodara swept record books on Sunday. The city entered the Guinness book of world records for most people sweeping a single venue. 5,058 people came together to sweep the venue as 50,000 spectators cheered them on in their attempt.
Here's another example of how brutal and frightening nature can be sometimes. And boy, will you need a strong stomach to watch this! A video, recently shared on YouTube, shows a snake regurgitating another snake, still alive, as shocked onlookers recorded the scene on camera.