Brutus the Adelaide Zoo hippopotamus celebrates birthday with fruit ‘cake ‘

Brutus the Adelaide Zoo hippopotamus celebrates birthday with fruit ‘cake ‘

Updated May 18, 2018 17:21:42 The royals are not the only ones celebrating with a three-tiered cake this week, with Australia’s oldest Nile hippopotamus ringing in his 53rd birthday in style. Brutus was today treated to the cake made from watermelon, rockmelon and honeydew, with a few extra treats thrown …

Fraud target tried to give ‘inappropriate’ birthday cake to former police commissioner John McRoberts, court hears

Fraud target tried to give ‘inappropriate’ birthday cake to former police commissioner John McRoberts, court hears

Updated May 17, 2018 19:26:06 Photo: John McRoberts (right) pleaded not guilty to attempting to pervert the course of justice. (ABC News: Alyssa Betts) Related Story: Former top cop denied sexual relationship rumour at bureaucrat Christmas party, court hears Related Story: NT fraud squad boss opposed ‘debt collection’ strategy, court …

Canadian wildlife park finds itself in trouble after taking a bear out for a birthday ice cream

Canadian wildlife park finds itself in trouble after taking a bear out for a birthday ice cream

Updated May 15, 2018 19:31:32 External Link: Canadian zoo faces charges after taking bear out for ice cream. What seemed like an innocent birthday outing for Berkley, a Kodiak bear, has landed a Canadian zoo in trouble with government officials. Discovery Wildlife Park officials decided to celebrate Berkley’s first birthday …

Karl Marx’s hometown unveils giant bronze statue on philosopher’s 200th birthday

Karl Marx’s hometown unveils giant bronze statue on philosopher’s 200th birthday

Posted May 05, 2018 23:20:55 Photo: Marx laid the philosophical foundations for Communism in two famous works, the Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital. (AP: Michael Probst) A larger-than-life statue of Communist philosopher Karl Marx was unveiled on Saturday on the 200th anniversary of his birth in the western German town …

Donald Trump was too busy to buy Melania a birthday gift this week. Here’s what he got up to – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump was too busy to buy Melania a birthday gift this week. Here’s what he got up to – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 27, 2018 15:04:07 Photo: The Trumps hosted French leader Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte at the White House. (Reuters: Jonathan Ernst) Related Story: Trump calls Fox and Friends, admits lawyer represented him in ‘crazy Stormy Daniels deal’ Related Story: Can the Trump-Macron bromance last? It was a …

Academic David Goodall turns 104 and his birthday wish is to die in peace

Academic David Goodall turns 104 and his birthday wish is to die in peace

Updated April 04, 2018 07:43:36 Video: Professor David Goodall celebrates his 104th birthday (ABC News) David Goodall turns 104 today. But truth be told, he takes no pleasure in getting older. If he could be granted one birthday wish, it would be to die. “I greatly regret having reached that …

Canadian teen wins $1,000 a week for life with first scratchie on 18th birthday

Canadian teen wins $1,000 a week for life with first scratchie on 18th birthday

Posted March 28, 2018 15:19:53 Photo: Charlie Lagarde won the prize on her 18th birthday. (Supplied: Loto Quebec) Related Story: 7 reasons we play lotto even though we probably won’t win A Canadian teenager who bought a scratch ticket for the first time to celebrate her 18th birthday has walked …