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Why This Frog’s Poisonous, Inflatable Backside Is Staring at You

Sunday  08:35,   27 may 2018

This South American frog’s inflatable rear end puts on quite a show for predators.Yet this frog’s glamorous hindquarters are meant to repel attention, not attract[...]

Royal wedding photographer admits he had to bribe Prince George to smile

Sunday  07:50,   27 may 2018

And his idea was very[...]

Two die after becoming ill at Mutiny Festival

Sunday  07:10,   27 may 2018

An 18-year-old woman and 20-year-old man have died after becoming ill at Mutiny Festival in Portsmouth. The woman became unwell just after 7pm on Saturday and was taken to Queen Alexandra Hospital where she later died.The man was found collapsed[...]

Kim Jong Un Reaffirms Korean Denuclearization Push

Sunday  07:00,   27 may 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had reaffirmed his commitment to the “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula and looked forward to meeting President Donald Trump.South Korean President Moon Jae-in[...]

American Airlines passenger sparks mid-flight brawl after denied beer, threatening to kill seatmate

Sunday  06:20,   27 may 2018

The drama in the high skies unfolded on May 23.On May 23, flight 1293 from Saint Croix to Miami International Airport took a turn for the worse thirty minutes in. Apparently, a passenger identified as Jason Felix in court documents shared with Fox[...]

Teacher corrects White House letter with 'many silly mistakes,' sends it back to Trump

Sunday  06:10,   27 may 2018

<p>I have never, ever, received a letter with this many silly mistakes," retired teacher Yvonne Mason said.&nbsp;</p>Redundancies. Faulty capitalization. Lack of clarity and[...]

Pressure on May for abortion reform in N Ireland

Sunday  05:20,   27 may 2018

Ireland's historic abortion vote has piled pressure on Theresa May to override opposition from her Democratic Unionist allies and reform the law in Northern Ireland. Members of the prime minister's own cabinet immediately joined opposition[...]

Passengers 'stuck' after train driver gets 'lost'

Sunday  04:30,   27 may 2018

Baffled train passengers ended up in South Yorkshire after their driver got "lost" on a route from Newcastle to Reading. Jeni Harvey, who was riding the CrossCountry Train service, tweeted to say she was "stuck because the driver went the [...]

Astronaut and moonwalker Alan Bean dies aged 86

Sunday  01:30,   27 may 2018

Alan Bean spent a total of 69 days in space.Astronaut Alan Bean, who was the fourth person to walk on the moon, has[...]

'A tragedy of historic proportions' - No side lick wounds after heavy defeat

Saturday  18:40,   26 may 2018

'A tragedy of historic proportions' - No side lick wounds after heavy defeatThe LoveBoth campaign said results from yesterday's exit polls following the referendum yesterday "paint a bleak picture for retention of the Eighth[...]

Boy, 11, arrested after alleged rape of 7-year-old

Saturday  18:26,   26 may 2018

An 11-year-old boy has been arrested over the alleged rape of a seven-year-old. The seven-year-old youngster said the attack happened outside, in the village of Wool in Dorset on 14 May.In a statement, Dorset Police confirmed officers had arrested[...]

Liverpool mayor 'gutted' as Kiev flights axed

Saturday  15:00,   26 may 2018

At least 1,000 Liverpool fans have had their hopes of watching their team play live in the Champions League final dashed in what the city's mayor Joe Anderson has called an "utter shambles".The cancellation of four flights due to[...]

Frantic search is underway for missing 13-year-old girl who vanished on her way to school

Saturday  14:40,   26 may 2018

Serena McAllister, 13, was last seen in her school uniform and Wandsworth Police want anyone who has seen her to call 999 immediately. © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited After the teenage girl went missing on her way to school,[...]

Hawaii street swallowed by 'lava tide' as more homes burn

Saturday  14:36,   26 may 2018

Hawaii street swallowed by 'lava tide' as more homes burn © REUTERS/Marco Garcia Volcanic ash covers a parked car in Pahala, Hawaii The destructive fury of the erupting Kilauea volcano has been unleashed on the Big Island's[...]

Morgan Freeman Issues New Statement: ‘I Did Not Assault Women’

Saturday  13:25,   26 may 2018

Morgan Freeman, who was accused of sexual harassment by several women on Thursday, has issued a longer statement in response to the allegations.&nbsp;Morgan Freeman, who was accused of sexual harassment by several women on Thursday, has issued a [...]