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Johnson urges May to 'stand up to EU bullies'

Monday  09:03,   15 october 2018

Boris Johnson is demanding a show of defiance from Theresa May after Brexit talks collapsed amid further clashes over the future of the Irish border. At the start of a make-or-break week for the prime minister which could determine how long she... >>>

Child and two women die after plane crashes into them

Monday  07:30,   15 october 2018

Three people, including a child, have died after they were hit by a private plane in Germany as it attempted to take off. Two women and a child, believed to be nine or 10, were standing at the edge of an airfield at the Wasserkuppe hill near Fulda,... >>>

Did a selfie cause Sydney seaplane tragedy? Pilot 'was knocked out by a passenger swinging their elbow to take a photo' moments before crash that killed British millionaire tycoon and his family

Monday  06:54,   15 october 2018

The devastating crash on the Hawkesbury River, north of Sydney saw the tragic death of five family members and the pilot. Hotelier Jerry Schwartz, who announced his new partnership with Sydney Seaplanes last week, has said he has full... >>>

Researchers Discover Neanderthal Child Was Devoured by a Giant Bird

Monday  06:27,   15 october 2018

The bones are the oldest human remains ever discovered in Poland by 50,000 yearsThe oldest human remains discovered in Poland were found a few years ago, but it’s only recently that scientists have uncovered the unfortunate fate of the Neanderthal... >>>

Among the Ruins of Mexico Beach Stands One House, Built ‘For the Big One’

Monday  05:54,   15 october 2018

Hurricane Michael wrecked every other beachfront house on the block, but one came through the storm nearly pristine, as if protected by grace. How did it survive?They also installed an outdoor security camera. Its video footage became the only view... >>>

Mother who cheated death in parachute jump sabotaged by husband skydives again

Monday  05:51,   15 october 2018

Victoria Cilliers suffered near-fatal injuries when both her main and reserve parachutes failed during a 4,000ft jump in 2015.Victoria Cilliers suffered near-fatal injuries and miraculously survived when both her main and reserve parachutes failed... >>>

March of the super-soldier: Chilling threat of mutant troops with incredible strength, speed and night vision 'could be fighting enemy states by 2048’

Monday  05:33,   15 october 2018

Within 30 years, mutant soldiers could be able to lift huge weights and run at high speeds over extreme distances, the report by the Ministry of Defence’s think-tank says. They could also have infra-red night vision and be capable of transmitting... >>>

Brock Osweiler gives Dolphins RB Kenyan Drake pep talk after overtime fumble

Monday  04:54,   15 october 2018

Strong winds blowing directly across the runway at Bristol Airport in southwest England yesterday (October 12) caused this TUI Airways Boeing 757-200 aircraft to come in to land sideways. Storm Callum has brought travel chaos to large parts of the... >>>

Unlocking the wonders of Tiny Doors

Monday  02:27,   15 october 2018

Karen Anderson's public art project in neighborhoods across Atlanta featuring seven-inch-tall doors opens pathways to imagination Why was that? "I really liked recreating what I saw around me. This job that I have now is not a surprise to anyone >>>

Guess what scientists call the moons of moons

Monday  01:58,   15 october 2018

A kitten stuck in a storm drain in Gretna, Louisiana, was luckily saved by some dedicated deputies from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s office in Louisiana. Deputy Andy Perez shared footage of the rescue on his Facebook page. “Deputies Andy Perez,... >>>

Guess what scientists call the moons of moons

Monday  01:58,   15 october 2018

Einstein the Talking Texan Parrot is a silly, smart, and popular parrot who loves to talk and entertain! He likes to have conversations with his owners, talking, doing animal sound imitations and acting silly. He also enjoys singing and dancing in... >>>

Guess what scientists call the moons of moons

Monday  01:57,   15 october 2018

They call them “moonmoons.” Well, according to New Scientist, anyway. Astronomers Sean Raymond and Juna Kollmeier say they’re happy with any of the following proposed terms.They call them... >>>

How Many People Can Be Tracked Through DNA Like the Golden State Killer Suspect?

Monday  01:27,   15 october 2018

In April, the world learned that police had tracked down the alleged Golden State Killer by using a genealogy site to match DNA from crime scenes to that of his distant relatives. In April, the world learned that police had tracked down the... >>>

Brexit Deal 'Not Done' As Raab Trip To Brussels Triggers Speculation Over Agreement

Sunday  20:54,   14 october 2018

British and EU negotiators have not yet reached a Brexit withdrawal agreement on the UK’s exit, the British government has insisted. On Sunday afternoon Politico reported that officials told the publication a provisional agreement had been reached... >>>

Search for 'googly eye bandit' after monument vandalised

Sunday  16:06,   14 october 2018

It may look funny, but it's a crime - that was the message from officials in the US city of Savannah. Their words came after somebody placed googly eyes on a relief sculpture of Nathanael Greene, a Revolutionary War general buried in the city's... >>>