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Hero teen saves mother, 3 children from burning car

On September 9th, Gavin was heading to Walgreens in Waterbury, Connecticut to pick up some items for his sister, when he, and numerous others, noticed a car was engulfed in flames and driving down the street erratically. “The car drove past me, on fire,” recalls Gavin, a student at Bo

2 dead, 14 wounded in mass shooting in Rochester, New York

There are two people dead and at least 14 others injured following a mass shooting at a backyard party in Rochester, New York, overnight, according to the Rochester Police Department. The shooting took place on Pennsylvania Avenue around 12:25 a.m. ET, according to authorities. Police say several

Protesters in New Zealand Prevent Removal of 100-Year-old Trees

Protesters in New Zealand have gathered to stop the removal of native 100-year-old trees, with one man tying himself to a digger. The tree removal in Auckland started in July, and for more than 70 days, Save Canal Road Native Trees group have occupied the area in an attempt to save the remaining

Jerry Harris arrested on charge of production of child pornography

Jeremiah "Jerry" Harris, one of the students featured in Netflix's breakout docuseries "Cheer," has been arrested on a production of child pornography charge, according to Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Fitzpatrick. Harris is scheduled to appear in federal court in Chicago this afternoon, Fitzpat

Netherlands: Mushroom Coffins Turn Bodies into Compost

In the Netherlands you can keep helping the planet after you die -- by opting for a living coffin made of mushrooms which speeds up the decomposition of your body. The coffin turns corpses into compost that enriches the soil thanks to mycelium, the root structure of fungi. The "Living Cocoon" is

Miss Hong Kong Lisa-Marie Tse is still single

Good news to all of you bachelors out there - Miss Hong Kong 2020 Lisa-Marie Tse is still single! The beauty queen from Scotland, who spoke to On CC recently admitted that she is not dating anybody at the moment when asked about her relationship status. As to the qualities she looks for in a boy

Mitra the robot helps COVID patients in India speak to loved ones

- A hospital in India has deployed a customer-service robot to patrol its wards, connecting coronavirus patients to friends and relatives. Mitra, meaning "friend" in Hindi, is best known for interacting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at an event in 2017. Its piercing eyes are equipped with fa

Thieves follow Corona precautions during their storming of a jewelry store

In a strange incident reported on social media, thieves exaggerated following the instructions of the World Health Organization regarding the prevention of Corona virus, during their robbery of a jewelry store in one of the Indian states.   Read: Chilling out: Austrian Breaks Record fo

Japan sets a new record for the number of centenarians over the age of 100

The Japanese authorities announced, Tuesday, September 15, 2020, that the number of centenarians in it who are over a hundred years old has risen to more than 80,000, for the first time in the country. The Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Welfare also indicated, in a report, that the number o

Hong Kong crime family arrested in HK$3 billion money-laundering investigation

Five members of a Hong Kong family accused of laundering more than HK$3 billion (US$387 million) through over 100 personal bank accounts have been arrested, along with the owner of a money exchange business, a senior customs official said on Monday. According to investigators, the family, which c

Singaporean taps captive market selling ant farms amid pandemic

For many they are simply a pest, but for Singaporean entrepreneur John Ye his personal interest in the humble ant prompted him to launch a business selling insects that he believes have a lot to offer us. Ye opened the city state’s first shop specialising in pet ants, “Just Ants&rdquo

105-year-old Woman In Karnataka Recovers From Coronavirus After Treatment At Home

A 105-year-old woman in Koppal district has successfully recovered from COVID-19, after undergoing treatment for the viral infection at her home. Kamalamma Linganagouda Hiregoudar hails from Katarki village in Koppal taluk. According to official sources, as the elderly woman had a fever, she was

Spanish princess quarantined after classmate diagnosed with COVID-19

 Princess Leonor, the heir to the Spanish throne, has gone into quarantine after a classmate at her school tested positive for COVID-19, the royal household said on Saturday. The 14-year-old daughter of King Felipe will be tested for coronavirus like other pupils in her class at the Santa Ma

A rare oval diamond for sale at a price of up to 30 million dollars

It is the second largest oval diamond, weighing 102.39 carats and the size of a small egg. It is expected that they will be sold in a public auction at the beginning of next month, at a price ranging between 12 and 30 million dollars. As for the largest diamond in this field, it weighs 118.28 car


Angelina Jolie has donated money to two six-year-old boys from east London who have been selling lemonade to raise money for children in Yemen amid the ongoing crisis. Best friends Ayaan Moosa and Mikaeel Ishaaq have raised more than £37,000 through their lemonade stand, which they started

Mexican Airport Site Emerges as Major Graveyard of Ice Age Mammoths

Amid busy construction crews racing to build an airport in Mexico, scientists are unearthing more and more mammoth skeletons in what has quickly become one of the world’s biggest concentrations of the now-extinct relative of modern elephants. More than 100 mammoth skeletons have been identi

A head of state mourns a fish, and lawyers prepare her will, and a conversation about a funeral for her, so what is her story? (Video)

Edgar Longo, President of Zambia, joined his people in mourning a fish that was living in the pond of the country's second largest university. Copperbelt University students lit candles and marched around the campus to mourn the big bream. According to a report by the British network "BBC", Tuesd

‘Squirmy and Grubs,’ YouTubers who highlight dating with disabilities, tie the knot

Shane Burcaw and Hannah Aylward have dedicated their popular YouTube channel to showing people what a relationship looks like when one person lives with a physical disability and the other does not.Now they will show what it looks like as a married couple.The stars of the "Squirmy and Grubs" chann

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