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Koala detection dog helps sniff out koalas following Australian bushfires

Koala detection dog helps sniff out koalas following Australian bushfires

A dog named Bear has been helping to save injured koalas following devastating bushfires in Australia. Wearing socks to protect his paws, he is sent into safe burnt-out areas to sniff out koala faeces and fur. When he smells a koala, he sits ver...
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Britain’s longest serving lollipop lady has no plans to hang up her stick – after an incredible 50 Y

Britain’s longest serving lollipop lady has no plans to hang up her stick – after an incredible 50 Y

Britain's longest serving lollipop lady has no plans to hang up her stick - after an incredible 50 YEARS patrolling the same stretch of road.Ann Perry, 76, has been safely guiding children to and from Kingsbury School since 1969. Every school day ...
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Flight to China nears for giant panda in DC

Flight to China nears for giant panda in DC

In just hours, the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C. will say goodbye to Bei Bei, as the adorable 4-year-old panda cub departs for China.
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Trans ex-officer says the Army is 'one of the best LGBT employers in the UK'

Trans ex-officer says the Army is 'one of the best LGBT employers in the UK'

A former army officer has branded the British Army "one of the best LGBT employers in the UK" following the kindness she was shown when she came out to her colleagues as gender fluid - after 25 years of military service. For decades Julie Miller,...
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Rescued puppy has an extra tail on forehead

Rescued puppy has an extra tail on forehead

A 10-week-old puppy named Narwhal has a tail-like appendage growing from his forehead. The founder of the rescue facility caring for the dog says Narwhal doesn't notice the extra tail and cannot wag it.
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Bride uses wedding to encourage pet adoption

Bride uses wedding to encourage pet adoption

A bride in Plant City, Florida asked her bridesmaids to hold puppies instead of flowers at her wedding to encourage pet adoption.
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The fruity, earthy gin infused with elephant dung

The fruity, earthy gin infused with elephant dung

A South African gin is infused with elephant dung, and the couple that makes it says it's often a hit with tourists.
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London couple have Back To The Future-themed wedding

London couple have Back To The Future-themed wedding

A couple who celebrated tying-the-knot with a GBP10,000 Back To The Future-themed party - complete with the original DeLorean time machine from the American sci-fi comedy - told how they fell in love after bonding over the movie trilogy.
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Transgender teen vows to continue documenting her transition despite receiving death threats

Transgender teen vows to continue documenting her transition despite receiving death threats

Transgender YouTuber Hannah Phillips has bravely vowed to keep helping other people who are considering transitioning, by posting videos documenting her own experience - despite receiving daily death threats from trans-phobic internet trolls.
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Meet the 73-year-old bikini body champion

Meet the 73-year-old bikini body champion

A former college president who became hooked on fitness after seeing her first ever personal trainer when she was 69 is now a bikini body champion - at the grand old age of 73.
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Deputies rescue dumpster-diving bear

Deputies rescue dumpster-diving bear

A plus-sized bear nicknamed T-shirt got some help from California sheriff's deputies after getting stuck while dumpster-diving.
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Woman bakes cakes that look like other foods

Woman bakes cakes that look like other foods

Inspired by TV's Great British Bake Off, a new mum has taken to creating incredibly realistic cakes, replicating everything from bangers and mash to duck and crispy pancakes. When admin worker Abbie Small, 33, first settled down to watch an episo...
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Watch as passenger pulled out of train's path with seconds to spare

Watch as passenger pulled out of train's path with seconds to spare

A California transit employee saved a passenger who had fallen onto the tracks as a train approached a station in Oakland.
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Water gushes from Philadelphia skyscraper

Water gushes from Philadelphia skyscraper

A large stream of water gushed from the side of a Philadelphia skyscraper over the weekend, soaking the sidewalk below, and the reason wasn't immediately clear.
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Bears get Halloween pumpkins at Illinois zoo

Bears get Halloween pumpkins at Illinois zoo

Alaskan Coastal brown bears and a polar bear got pumpkins to play with and eat at the Brookfield Zoo to celebrate a snowy Halloween in Brookfield, Ill.
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Mum-of-four to spend Halloween communicating with spirits through 'demonic portal'

Mum-of-four to spend Halloween communicating with spirits through 'demonic portal'

A mum-of-four has revealed how she will be spending Halloween trying to communicate with the spirits she claims have invaded her home through a "demonic portal" in her living room. From the outside, Steph Harper's two-bedroom house in Flint, Nort...
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71-year-old becomes fitness star on Instagram

71-year-old becomes fitness star on Instagram

A septuagenarian vegan gym bunny - frequently thought to be at least a decade younger - has become an unlikely Instagram star who delights fans with pictures and videos of her workouts and proudly boasts a following of "hot, muscled men".
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Raccoons spotted in Arkansas State library

Raccoons spotted in Arkansas State library

A math tutor spotted at least two raccoons inside the Arkansas State University campus library. School officials say the animals were likely seeking higher ground following recent rainfall.
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Woman finally becomes a mum after late dad leaves her GBP15,000 for one last shot at IVF

Woman finally becomes a mum after late dad leaves her GBP15,000 for one last shot at IVF

A devoted daughter has paid tribute to her beloved dad, whose generous legacy completed the circle of life for her family when he left her GBP15,000 for a fourth attempt at IVF that brought her a precious baby boy.
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Trumps give out treats at spooky White House

Trumps give out treats at spooky White House

President Donald Trump and his wife Melania welcomed trick-or-treaters to the White House Monday ahead of Halloween.
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Self-confessed "fat babe" told that she would "eat her own cat" set to appear in TV doc

Self-confessed "fat babe" told that she would "eat her own cat" set to appear in TV doc

A size 28 Instagram star and self-confessed "fat babe" is set to star in a TV documentary - cocking a snook at internet trolls who have bullied her for overeating, saying she was capable of "cannibalism" and would "eat her own cat." But with 8,00...
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Animals in masquerade at Fantasy Fest in Key West

Animals in masquerade at Fantasy Fest in Key West

The annual Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade in Key West, Fla., drew dogs, cats and other animals to the costume contest; About 40 participants, including costumed pet-and-person duos, took part in the waterfront competition.
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UK drag star overcomes the odds to snatch pageant crown

UK drag star overcomes the odds to snatch pageant crown

A pageant star has revealed how it took just four months for him to go from whipping up a froth as a coffee shop barista to whipping up a storm on stage, winning his first crown as a professional drag queen. Forced to quit his job in December 201...
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Animals at Illinois zoo get Halloween pumpkins

Animals at Illinois zoo get Halloween pumpkins

Animals at Brookfield Zoo near Chicago were treated to Halloween pumpkins on Wednesday. Some chose to eat them, while others just played with them.
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Leeds mum launches business throwing raves for babies

Leeds mum launches business throwing raves for babies

An entrepreneurial mum has turned her passion for partying into a successful business by creating raves for babies. Launched using a Facebook advert, Faye Kenny's company BoomChikkaBoom now hosts raves for groups of 10 to 600 parents and babies.
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Owner saves her paralysed kitten's life with baby oil

Owner saves her paralysed kitten's life with baby oil

A woman told how she has twice worked her magic to save Twinkle, her paralysed cat - first rescuing her as a kitten, when she was flung from a car window, and more recently by curing a badly infected abscess using £11.99 baby oil.
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Anglers filmed perilously close to reservoir plug hole

Anglers filmed perilously close to reservoir plug hole

A pair of Peak District anglers were spotted dangerously close to a giant plug hole on Saturday. They were seen close to the plug hole in Derbyshire's Ladybower Reservoir which is owned by Severn Trent Water. Overflow water goes down the hole int...
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Ancient university tradition marked by giant foam party

Ancient university tradition marked by giant foam party

Hundreds of students take part in the traditional Raisin Monday foam fight on St Salvator's Lower College Lawn at the University of St Andrews in Fife.
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YouTuber gets paid to eat online

YouTuber gets paid to eat online

One of the first UK YouTubers to join the Mukbang craze which involves people eating piles of food on camera while interacting with their audience, North Yorkshire-based Fabio Mattison, 28, first watched one of the films back in 2014.
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Yorkshire YouTuber gets paid to eat online

Yorkshire YouTuber gets paid to eat online

One of the first UK YouTubers to join the Mukbang craze which involves people eating piles of food on camera while interacting with their audience, North Yorkshire-based Fabio Mattison, 28, first watched one of the films back in 2014.
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Baby bearcat Univ. of Cincinnati's next mascot

Baby bearcat Univ. of Cincinnati's next mascot

The Cincinnati Zoo debuted the newest baby bearcat Friday destined to become the University of Cincinnati's next mascot. Zoo staff are asking visitors to suggest a name. It will be announced at the University's homecoming game in early November.
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Throat infection left schoolboy holding knife to throat and acting 'possessed'

Throat infection left schoolboy holding knife to throat and acting 'possessed'

A psychiatrist has revealed how a simple throat infection left her 10-year-old son like a child "possessed" - laughing maniacally, holding a knife to his throat and with bizarre phobias, including a terror of stepping on seagull droppings. Usuall...
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Victim of botched appendix operation starts GoFundMe to pay for corrective surgery

Victim of botched appendix operation starts GoFundMe to pay for corrective surgery

Shattered by 10 years of agonising pain, which she compares to being "stabbed with a shard of glass," a young woman whose nightmare began after a routine operation to remove her appendix, is now desperate to raise almost GBP30,000 for private surg...
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Grandfather pulls viral prank at own funeral

Grandfather pulls viral prank at own funeral

WARNING: Strong Language throughout. Grandfather reaches out from the dead to pull viral prank at own funeral. An Irish grandfather who pulled a viral prank at his own funeral has been described as the "warmest, jolliest person". Dublin man Sh...
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Cheetah and puppy team up at Ohio zoo

Cheetah and puppy team up at Ohio zoo

At the Cincinnati Zoo, solo cheetah cubs are paired with canine playmates. That's how 13-week-old Kris met 5-month-old Remus, a local shelter dog.
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First funnel-web spiders egg sac bred in captivity breaks

First funnel-web spiders egg sac bred in captivity breaks

Mandatory credit: Australian Reptile Park In a creepy video released by the Australian Reptile Park, keepers took on the exciting task of opening the first ever Funnel-web egg sag bred in captivity. The egg sac opening was a success and keepers e...
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Hairy baby turning heads at seven months old

Hairy baby turning heads at seven months old

Turning heads since the moment she was born, now just seven months old Scarlett Godsall has locks so luscious her mum has been asked if her blonde highlights have been put in by a hairdresser. Now her mum, Kimberley Godsall, 36, a private tutor, o...
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Just in time for Halloween: A live spider exhibit

Just in time for Halloween: A live spider exhibit

Just in time for Halloween: The Milwaukee Public Museum hosts live spider exhibit, starring tarantulas, Brown Recluses, Black Widows and Wolf Spiders.
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Woman honours father with talking tattoo

Woman honours father with talking tattoo

A self-confessed 'Daddy's girl' has found a unique way to honour the memory of the father she adored - by having a talking tattoo inked on her left forearm, which plays his voice from beyond the grave. Mum-of-two Yvette Moore, 40, was heartbroken...
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Goat breaks into Ohio home

Goat breaks into Ohio home

An Ohio homeowner is busy cleaning up after a large goat broke into her home by ramming through a sliding glass door and then settling down for a nap in a bathroom.
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Residents pour water out of their house after Finsbury Park flood

Residents pour water out of their house after Finsbury Park flood

Residents in Finsbury Park tip water out of their house, with many others being evacuated after a burst pipe flooded a north London street. Twelve fire engines and around 80 firefighters were called to assist with the incident in Queens Drive, Fi...
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Firefighters evacuate residents as burst water main floods London street

Firefighters evacuate residents as burst water main floods London street

Eight fire engines and around 60 firefighters have been called to reports of a burst water main in Queens Drive, Hackney, the London Fire Brigade has said. Queens Drive resident Steve Stubbs told the PA news agency: "My water didn't work when I w...
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Mother's heartbreaking days spent with daughter's body after she died days after sister's birth

Mother's heartbreaking days spent with daughter's body after she died days after sister's birth

A remarkable mother has relived the most bittersweet 10 days of her life, when she gave birth to one daughter, watched another die and created a poignant picture album with her two beloved children - during five days spent with her six-year-old gi...
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Pumpkin carving taken to new depths

Pumpkin carving taken to new depths

Divers plunge into the waters off Key Largo to carve pumpkins on the sea floor; participants used dive knives and other tools to transform the gourds into spooky sea creature creations
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Extinction Rebellion protesters cut out of car in Westminster

Extinction Rebellion protesters cut out of car in Westminster

Police cut two Extinction Rebellion protesters out of a car blocking off Victoria Embankment in Westminster. The group is planning to take over 12 sites around Parliament for the next two weeks.
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Sepsis survivor learns to love her new body after amputations

Sepsis survivor learns to love her new body after amputations

A courageous NHS nurse who lost her legs and fingers after deadly sepsis ravaged her body, turning her healthy pink tissue and bones black, described her stumps as "beautiful," because the amputations saved her life. Struck down with flu-like sym...
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Environmentalist bride wears wedding dress everywhere

Environmentalist bride wears wedding dress everywhere

An avid environmentalist is so determined to get her money's worth from her GBP1,000 bridal gown that she has worn it everywhere, from swigging beer at a football game to doing her weekly food shop to lifting weights.
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Dog and hedgehog duo take Instagram by storm

Dog and hedgehog duo take Instagram by storm

There is nothing prickly about the friendship between these two rescued pals - despite predictions that the stray dog was too anxious to befriend other animals and the nervous disposition of the hedgehog. Now taking Instagram - where they have th...
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