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PICTURES: Vote On Your Favourite Photos Of The Week

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK

The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. This week in pictures at The Huffington Post, we have seen eve...

The Week In Photos - Vote On Your Favourite Pictures

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK

The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. We've got some pictorial treats from the world of news and ent...

The Week In Photos - Vote On Your Favourite Pictures

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK

The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. Last week saw the tragic death of soldier Drummer Lee Rigby wh...

WATCH: Aussie PM Attacked With Salami Sandwich

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK

Having demonstrated she is rubbish at walking, terrible at stopping her boyfriend or ministers from offending people and apocalyptically bad at keepin...

'I'm So Sorry': Japanese Popstar Shaves Head & Begs Forgiveness As Penance For Dating (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK

A Japanese pop star has shaved her head in contrition for spending the night with her boyfriend and issued a sobbing video begging forgiveness for the...

Russian Touring Car Driver Has Lucky Escape From Flipping Car (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK

Racing car drivers need to have lightning-quick reactions and nerves of steel, not only to do well and win races... but sometimes just to survive. ...

The Mysterious Case Of The Self-Parking 'Stolen' Car

The Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK

When police in Australia were called in to investigate a case of a vehicle disappearing from an Adelaide car park, it initially looked like a typical ...

WATCH: iPad Survives A Free-Fall From The Edge Of Space

The Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Tech

In a bid to prove the quality of their product, makers of a protective iPad case have dropped an Apple tablet from the edge of space... and it survive...

Corgi Buried By Avalanche Reappears Four Days Later (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 07.01.2012 | UK

When Ole the Welsh corgi was swept away in an avalanche which killed one of its owners, it was thought he had suffered the same fate. But four days...

MIT Student Creates 'Almost Self-Balancing' Electric Unicycle (VIDEO)

Simon Crisp | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

A student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has created an 'almost self-balancing' electric unicycle which he uses to zip around the MIT ca...

Orangutans To Be Given iPads For Video Chats And To Create Art

Simon Crisp | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

Keepers at a Milwaukee zoo have launched an 'Apps for Apes' project which could see Orangutans being given iPads to video-chat with primates in other ...

Police release 'How do I defrost a turkey?' 999 call (AUDIO)

Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK

Just before Christmas, emergency services released examples of daft 999 calls in a bid to prevent others from wasting their time. Unfortunately, if th...

WATCH: Turtles Give Each Other Underwater High Five

Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK

Last week we discovered beluga whales say hello by waving and blowing bubbles. Now it's the turn of sea turtles to show us their underwater greeting. ...

OMG! TV News Presenters Unaware Of Slang Eye Chart In Background

Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK

TV news bosses in Norway were probably left thinking "OMG WTF" -- after inadvertently using an internet slang eye chart as a background for a report. ...

No Loo Paper? Call 999

Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK

Everybody knows 999 is the number to ring in an emergency, but unfortunately some idiots dial it for less important matters -- like the man who called...

Chinese Soldier Almost Kills Himself During Hand Grenade Practice (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK

A butterfingered Chinese soldier almost killed himself and his drill sergeant when he fluffed a throw during hand grenade practice. This video -- w...

Why Hating Brussels Sprouts Could Be In Your DNA

Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK

Researchers say there's a genetic explanation why some people love Brussels sprouts -- while others would rather eat a rubber shoe with their Christma...

Video: Prince William And Kate Middleton Join Nativity Poopers

The Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

It's a Spanish tradition that hidden in a nativity scene, there's a 'caganer' or 'pooper' -- a character bending down as though taking a poop. We're n...

WATCH: Santa’s Reindeer Take Part In Kempton Park Race

The Huffington Post UK | Simon Crisp | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

With their big night of the year just a few days away, you'd think Santa's reindeer would be taking it easy at the moment. But no, judging by this ...

Toddlers Banned From Performing Actions To Twinkle Twinkle So Not To Offend Deaf

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Toddlers in North Yorkshire have been banned from performing actions to the nursery rhyme Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, in case it offends deaf people....

WATCH: Dutch Politician's Lucky Escape From Falling Lamp

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK Comedy

A Dutch politician had a lucky escape when a lamp fell from the ceiling in a parliament chamber, narrowly missing her. Edith Schippers had been lea...

Merry Christmas From a 'Talking' Porcupine (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Teddy Bear is a ridiculously cute porcupine who shot to internet fame after the world realised just how much he enjoys eating corn and pumpkin. And...

Rafael Nadal Pranks David Ferrer With Shaving Foam (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

Sure he was busy helping Spain beat Argentina in the Davis Cup this week, but tennis ace Rafael Nadal also found time to pull a prank on teammate, Dav...

Student Explodes In Rage Over Library Noise (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

She only wanted a moment of quiet while she studied for her finals, but when this student exploded with rage in the middle of a library, she also beca...

Oskar The Blind Kitten 'Helps' Decorate For Christmas (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

Oskar is a blind kitten who became an online hit thanks to a clip of him playing with his first toys. Now, like any good YouTube star, he's released ...