Dramatic bodycam footage shows police officer saving baby’s life

Dramatic bodycam footage shows police officer saving baby’s life

A “heroic” police officer has been reunited with the infant whose life he saved in a heartwarming video released by his department. On Friday night, Officer William Eng arrived at Montgomery Landing Apartments in Savannah, Ga. to respond to a...
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Upside down Christmas tree trend going viral

Upside down Christmas tree trend going viral

Cassandra Szklarski, The Canadian PressPublished Tuesday, December 5, 2017 11:32AM EST TORONTO — For those who like to upend holiday traditions, this trend is for you: the upside down Christmas tree. This season, social media is rife with photos of...
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Stomach bug hits more than 200 people on Royal Caribbean cruise ship

Stomach bug hits more than 200 people on Royal Caribbean cruise ship

Several passengers aboard a Royal Caribbean International cruise ship didn’t have the getaway they expected after they were hit with a viral illness.The company told Global News in an email that there were 213 confirmed cases of a gastrointestinal illness...
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Artificial ovary may fine-tune treatment for menopause symptoms

Artificial ovary may fine-tune treatment for menopause symptoms

A smarter way to relieve symptoms?Clarissa Leahy/Getty By Jessica Hamzelou What’s the best way to relieve the symptoms of menopause? An artificial ovary may be the answer. Many women experiencing menopause struggle with weight gain and a loss of bone densit...
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Colombia cocaine: Huge haul found in banana shipment

Colombia cocaine: Huge haul found in banana shipment

Image copyright Guardia CivilImage caption Each package of cocaine weighed just over 1kg (2lb) Almost six tonnes of cocaine have been found hidden among bananas on board a ship in the port of Algeciras, in southern Spain. The seizure by...
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British PM May faces calls to soften Brexit after DUP blocks deal and deadline looms

British PM May faces calls to soften Brexit after DUP blocks deal and deadline looms

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Northern Ireland is not a bargaining chip | Robin Swann

Northern Ireland is not a bargaining chip | Robin Swann

Much has been said and written about the events of Monday in which an anticipated deal between the UK government and the EU failed to materialise at the eleventh hour. It could accurately be described as an unedifying shambles. The...
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Sierra Leone’s huge ‘peace diamond’ fetches US$6.5M

Sierra Leone’s huge ‘peace diamond’ fetches US$6.5M

A huge so-called “peace diamond” sold by the government of Sierra Leone to discourage crime-tainted “blood diamonds” fetched US$6.5 million on Monday. The 709-carat stone, which was unearthed in March, is the largest discovered in Sierr...
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Romania’s former King Michael I dies at age of 96

Romania’s former King Michael I dies at age of 96

Image copyright ReutersImage caption King Michael I was diagnosed with cancer last year Romania’s former King Michael I has died in Switzerland at the age of 96, a year after being diagnosed with cancer. King Michael ruled Romania twice, from...
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How lazy are you at work?

How lazy are you at work?

Image copyright Getty Images One in five Brits admit they never work to the best of their ability in their jobs, according to a survey by tech firm Dropbox. Nearly three-quarters of the 2,000 people interviewed said that they don’t...
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Nappy sacks ‘should carry death warnings’

Nappy sacks ‘should carry death warnings’

Image copyright Beth AmisonImage caption Maison was seven months old when he died Retailers are being asked to put warning signs on packs of nappy sacks about the dangers of suffocation. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (Rospa)...
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