A man has been jailed for filming himself riding at nearly 200mph on a motorbike.Adam Campion was sentenced to 21 months at Nottingham Crown Court after he admitted driving dangerously.
Video games have enabled obese children to actually lose weight for the first time. A new study has shown how digital games involving overweight children imitating dance moves were effective in helping them shed the pounds. Researchers conducted a trial called GameSquad, where children aged 10 to 12
North Korea’s economy contracted at the sharpest rate in two decades in 2017 South Korea’s central bank says, in a clear sign international sanctions imposed to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programmes have hit growth hard. Grace Lee reports.
The 'chat and cut' and 'sorry, sorry, sorry' have been named as some of the underhand techniques canny Brits use to jump queues. One in four admit to cutting in front of someone, with the 'open invitation' method - when a gap opens up which you can pretend you thought was the
A jacket with fans, road coating that cools down the heat and factory mist sprays were all on offer at a Japanese trade fair on Thursday as the nation struggles with a record heatwave. Ed Giles reports.
Firefighters in Greeley, Colorado, helped free a cow that had become stuck in a cattle guard on July 18. Images and videos shared to Facebook by Greeley Fire Department show the cow being lifted from the grid. According to local media , it took a combination of the firefighters, deputies, animal control
US President Donald Trump has asked national security adviser John Bolton to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington in the autumn.News of the invitation appeared to catch the president's top intelligence official by surprise.
North Korea’s economy contracted at the sharpest rate in two decades in 2017, South Korea’s central bank says, in a clear sign international sanctions imposed to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programmes have hit growth hard. Grace Lee reports.
Police say at least 11 people drowned when an amphibious 'duck boat' capsized and sank in stormy weather on a lake in Missouri with 31 people aboard, including children. Jayson Albano reports.
Airbus's new cargo plane, the Beluga XL, takes off for its maiden voyage from Toulouse. It looks like its namesake, the Beluga whale, and even has a round nose and pointed beak. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
This summer, visitors to the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace will see a special display of over 75 works of art personally selected by the Prince of Wales to mark his 70th birthday year.
After a plastic surgery operation, Shari Manchon decided to take an unusual course of treatment to regain the circulation in her nose: leech therapy.
An Iraqi protester is in a coma after being hit in the head with police tear gas. The tear gas was fired by security services while Mohammed Abed Ali was filming protests outside Basra's provincial government building. Anna Bevan reports.
The drought-stricken region of Tamworth, New South Wales, experienced a dust storm early on Friday, July 20. In this video, Trina Redgwell captured the dust rolling through her property, which she said has been “crippled” by the drought. ABC Rural reported the Redgwell family, who live on a Red Angus
A woman was left on the road and in shock after she was carjacked while donating clothes to charity at Arundel on the Gold Coast, Queensland, on July 18. At about 4:40 pm, the woman left her Mercedes running while she opened the boot to remove the clothing. While she was busy in the boot, a man approached
Police arrested a woman in Murphy, Texas, on July 18 who doused a bank in lighter fluid and gasoline during an attempted robbery and then tried to use a baby as a human shield to evade officers. Evelyn Misumi, 36, was later arrested and the child was taken to a hospital out of precaution, police said
Michael DeLange captured video of a funnel cloud that formed as he was driving near Valeria, Iowa, on July 19, as severe storms swept the central Iowa. The National Weather Service ( NWS ) issued a tornado watch for parts of central Iowa on July 19. The NWS reported that several tornadoes and hail were
Firefighters were called to rescue at least 20 people after a tourist boat capsized in Branson, Missouri, on Thursday, July 19. This video shows firefighters from the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District at Table Rock Lake. A fire department spokesman said several patients were transported
World Wide Fund for Nature researchers are delighted with the results of a survey of Northcliffe forests in Western Australia, which shows that the quokka population has bounced back after it was devastated by bushfires in 2015. A 2015 survey of the bushfire-affected zone revealed that the fire destroyed
Multiple funnel clouds were sighted moving through Altoona, Iowa on Thursday, July 19. This footage shows a glimpse of one of the funnel clouds swirling behind Altoona’s Adventureland Drive. The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for parts of central Iowa on Thursday, including Des Moines