Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Pet owners celebrate partially sighted pooches on International Blind Dogs Day ‘No eyes, no limits’. (SUTTHI1/Getty) Dog lovers are celebrating the second annual International Blind Dog Day. The day was launched last year by blind jack russell and Instagram star Shampoo “Shammy” Horne. ...
Drought reveals ancient ‘hunger stones’ in European river The low water levels have exposed stones on the river bed of the Elbe whose appearances in history used to warn people that hard times were coming. People visit one of the so-called...
Intern in blue dress sprints to deliver breaking news – and goes viral NBC News intern Cassie Semyon made a mad dash from a Virginia courthouse to deliver the news of Paul Manafort’s conviction. Cassie Semyon runs from the courthouse with...
Ancient turtle had a frisbee-shaped body - but no shell An artist’s impression of the new species of turtle. Photo: PA A "turtle" that lived more than 200 million years ago had a frisbee-shaped body but no shell, scientists have discovered. The...
Dele Alli has taken his finger-twisting goal celebration to a whole new level If you mastered the monocle, maybe you’re ready for finger glasses. Can you nail Alli’s latest goal celebration? (Owen Humphreys/ PA) Dele Alli has taken his tricky goal celebration...
This rainbow chameleon was mistaken for a toy when it appeared in a Welsh garden Until it winked. The rainbow-coloured chameleon had settled on a camellia plant (RSPCA/PA) A stray panther chameleon was mistaken for a toy when it was spotted in...
Why this ‘School to Prison’ Tube line is popping up on GCSE results day Students campaigning against high rates of exclusion want to highlight the link between exclusion and offending. Posters have been going up on the Tube system in London...
You’ll never see anything more cute as this brown long-eared bat being nursed The creature is being released into the wild after being nursed back to health. (Amy Schwartz/Twitter) A tiny bat who got tangled in some netting is set to be...
Driver ‘unhurt after jumping from train moments before fatal crash’ in Bosnia Two freight trains collided head-on in the town of Jablanica. A police officer near the site where two cargo trains collided in Bosnia (Amel Emric/AP) Two freight trains have collided...
US rejects invite to Russia-led talks on Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad served as US ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq and the United Nations under president George W Bush (AP) The US has rejected an invitation to join Russia-led talks on Afghanistan because they...

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