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Chinese couple dangle from suspension bridge for wedding

August 11, 2016   ·   0 Comments

A Chinese couple marked their wedding day in their own special way — by dangling underneath a glass bottom suspension bridge overlooking a gorge. Bride ...

Bright green Olympic pool overshadows events

The water in the Olympic diving pool was bright green on Tuesday, baffling at least one competitor who said she could not see her partner ...

Extreme runner wants to be reunited with Chinese stray dog

Extreme marathon runner Dion Leonard hopes to bring a stray dog which followed him for 125 kilometers (77 miles) during a race across China, back ...

A purrfect rescue: Italian coast guard saves drowning kitten

A tiny kitten that went for an ill-advised swim in the Sicilian sea has hung on to eight of its nine lives, thanks to a ...

Dutch man’s 10 day-wait at Chinese airport for woman ends in hospital

A Dutch man spent 10 days at an airport in China waiting for a woman he met on the internet but ended up hospitalized after the stay took a ...

Famed flamingo Pinky dead in Florida after man attacks it

A Chilean flamingo named Pinky which was known for its dancing was euthanized at a Florida theme park after being badly injured by a man ...

Pakistani lawmaker seeks to protect nation’s youth: from Doraemon cartoons

A Pakistani opposition lawmaker on Wednesday proposed banning 24-hour cartoon TV channels, specifically the popular Japanese series “Doraemon”, drawing ridicule on social media in a ...

Some fish tackle ocean global warming by pretending it’s night

Tourists stand in front of huts that form part of the Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort where a turtle digs for food amongst the coral ...

California wildfire displaces exotic animals, horses, cats and dogs, too

A virtual Noah’s Ark of wild beasts and livestock has been relocated to save them from a massive wildfire burning north of Los Angeles in ...

Beekeeping is all the buzz in New York City

While in other parts of the world honeybees have been creating a buzz because of their rapid decline, in New York their population has been ...

British ‘donkey whisperer’ translates ‘ee-aws’ using technology

A self-proclaimed “donkey whisperer” is encouraging people in London to use technology to help them understand donkeys’ emotions and mannerisms. Mark Ineson, owner of “Real ...

Credit card records lead cops to New York bank burglars

Three suspected burglars who stole millions of dollars from two New York banks were caught after using a personal credit card to buy the tools ...

Bottoms up! Man leaves clothes in pub as he goes to get cash

A drinker who could not pay his bar bill left his clothes at the pub as collateral as he headed off naked to get cash, ...

Italy party head under fire for likening Chamber speaker to sex doll

Northern League leader Matteo Salvini gestures during the ”Europe of Nations and Freedom” meeting in Milan, January 28, 2016. Reuters/Alessandro Garofalo The outspoken leader of ...

Canadian woman fires pellet gun at Pokemon GO players

A Canadian woman has been charged after she allegedly fired a pellet gun at Pokemon GO players from the rooftop of a Toronto-area home, local ...

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