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A teenager has developed a life-threatening condition though to have been triggered by bullying, causing her to have 13 fits a day. Kayleigh O'Connor suffers from seizures which are believed to have...

The booming parakeet population in the UK has baffled bird watchers for years – but could legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix hold the answers? Over the years, many rumours have circulated speculating about...

A Brit is convinced the terrifying "dogman" is no legend but real, having been haunted by sightings of such a creature since he was a child. When Cryptids Call is a new podcast hosted by cryptozoology...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Mr Potato Head has gone gender neutral and is no longer a mister. Hasbro, the company that...

Putting a clean pair of pants on every morning may be a thing of the past if a US startup called HercLéon has its way. The company has developed a germ-proof fabric that they say rarely, if ever, needs...

Users of robotic vacuum cleaners have reported that their Roombas are acting “drunk” after a faulty software update scrambled the robots’ circuits. One Roomba owner wrote in a Reddit user forum:...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Toyota has started building a "smart city" which will include self-driving cars,...

Tina Turner is undoubtedly one of the most recognisable names and voices to have graced the music industry, inspiring millions of fans across the globe. While many may think they know the story behind...

Tyre factory employee Brandon Soules was found on the afternoon of February 17 with his hands tied up behind his back with a belt and a bandana in his mouth to stop him crying for help. When police asked...

A teenager has tragically died after crashing his new motorcycle that he had bought just minutes before. Archie Brown crashed his pit bike into a barrier just weeks before his 17th birthday. The 16-year-old's...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox An ancient carving of a giant penis has been found engraved into a relic dug up by archeologists. ...

A warning has been issued to the public after a barrel of potentially deadly phosphoric acid was washed up on a beach in Cornwall. Crinnis Beach, Carlyon Bay, was cordoned off while firefighters clad in...

One of the most dangerous places in the world is a river in the UK, it has been claimed. The Strid at Bolton Abbey, in North Yorkshire, looks like a calm stretch of water, which is so narrow visitors can...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Pirate skeletons have been found in a famous shipwreck that occurred more than 300 years...

A 13-year-old girl claims she was banned from her school bus for saying "I'm a lesbian". Izzy Dieker was hit with the ban after being accused of vulgar language by the bus driver, who says...

There really is no crisis so great that someone can’t make an opportunity out of it. And, for the women (and a few men) who sell their used knickers on fetish sites like Snifffr and All Things Worn,...