Beachgoer left red cheeked after being rescued, without togs, by Christchurch lifeguards.
Police hunting pair who used their own vacuum cleaner to suck coins from car wash machines.
Right-wing fringe group outlandishly blames gay marriage for "destruction" of a New Zealand city.
After backlash, NYC pub crawl involving hordes of drunk Santas get lesson on their civil rights.
It's not exactly a mugshot, but many people have already convicted this man of being a mug.
Deer-napping leaves Pukekohe man wondering why someone would do such a thing at Christmas.
Scientific journals left red-faced after accepting study by Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel.
With incredible speed, Angelu Cayanan demonstrates how to solve a Rubik's Cube.
One bright spark has risked electrocution by disconnecting a street light to add that extra twinkle to his Christmas lights.
Charity harnesses creativity, with one old pony proving you're never pasture time to paint.
It was Christmas parade day. The desperadoes thought it was their moment. But they didn't count on three law-women on horseback.
A Chicago hotel gas leak flushed thousands of guests onto the street - some appeared to be foxes, rabbits and dragons.
Running wasn't an option, so players just had to duck as "easily a couple of thousand" bees arrived.
The billy goat upset a soccer game on the island of Crete, disrupting play several times as he invaded the pitch.
Another entrant is in the running for the title of 2014's most attractive police mugshot.
Utterances during the election campaign dominate nominations for 2014 NZ quote of the year.
A continuous line of 247 moving wheelchairs sets new Guinness world record.
The mysterious white sphere hovering above Hamilton yesterday was the work of Google.
An extra-toed cat who disappeared five years ago has been reunited with its owner.
Twitterstorm follows former British Prime Minster's joyless, soul-sucking holiday card.
Man who had almost $1000 worth of goldfish stolen is furious police have done next to nothing to solve the mystery.
In the village where he was born, a Chinese chicken breeder emerged from a lake of green to tell of his life beneath the waves in a homemade orange submarine.
When Cameron Pearman was bitten by a shark, he just biked home for breakfast. As you do.
Porcine passenger grounded after disrupting fellow flyers. Oh, and it ponged up the plane.
Reddit post asking if gardens were illegal in New Zealand met with slew of jokesters taking the mickey.
Assistant manager at Northern California Burger King finds backpack loaded with about NZ$127,000.
When a wild kitten needed a friend, a chicken stepped up. Let Daniel Lynch, 12, tell the story...
Arthur followed a Swedish adventure racing team on 40-km trek and found himself a new home.
After 18 months without a sighting, there's been a recent spate of reports of mysterious beasts emerging from the waters of Loch Ness.
Open home goes horribly wrong when prospective buyers find something not on the listing - a body.