Trains aren't really my thing. Yet standing on the platform of Memphis Central train station – my breath hanging before me in the chill October air – I'll admit I was awestruck by the waiting 6.50am to New Orleans.
The camera trap was meant to capture images of crocodiles in Australia, but a sea eagle mistook the device for something tasty to eat instead
Officials from the Home Office have said more items were confiscated in the year up to April 2013 than in any other year
A spontaneous road race is enough to put me off cars for life
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Man was prevented from leaving by the arrival of a 20ft-long crocodile that made its presence felt every time he attempted to to enter the water
The body of a 26-year-old swimmer who was snatched by a crocodile as he attempted to cross an Australian river has been recovered by police.
Swiss boutique apologises after being accused of racism by the world’s most celebrated talk show host
Snake got out of enclosure at a pet store before slithering through a ventilation system and into an upstairs apartment
Designer hoists Eastern European punk band to the rafters for Paris fashion show
Golfers and caddies were left stunned when they were joined on the 14th hole by an unexpected visitor - a huge alligator.
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Paddle a canoe along the Wilderness Waterway and get close to the exotic creatures inhabiting the unique ecosystem of the Everglades National Park
A remote southern Philippine town has gone into mourning over the death of the world's largest saltwater crocodile in captivity, even though it was blamed for the deaths of several villagers.
His dark humour and wacky characters enchanted generations, so why are modern children now leaving Charlie, Matilda and Mr Fox on the shelf?