Thick black smoke filled the sky above the north Queensland city of Townsville, on February 21, amid reports a scrap metal yard had caught fire. The Courier Mail newspaper reported three people were injured in the blaze and transported to hospital . Queensland Fire and Emergency Services attended the
This woman wanted to show off her unique skills in flipping and fighting. Amazingly, she flew through the air and spun in different directions while performing flying kicks.
Thick clouds swept across Reno, Nevada, on Wednesday, February 20, as snow increased across the region. In this video, taken from the National Weather Service station in Reno, Nevada, clouds blanketed the Sierra Nevada plain, with the area’s peaks barely visible through the heavy cover. Some areas in
A dust devil whipped along a road in Whakatane, New Zealand, on Wednesday, February 20. Local farmer Troy Doherty said the dust vortexes had been happening regularly, and this had provided him with some entertainment while he was fuelling up his vehicle. Credit: Troy Doherty via Storyful
Police arrested a prison guard alleged to have sexually assaulted female inmates in a western Sydney jail. The arrest took place at the man’s home in the north-western Sydney suburb of Kurrajong Heights about 9am on Wednesday, February 20, police said. The man, 62, was taken to Windsor Police Station
A Cleveland man sentenced to 47 years in prison lashed out at his own attorney on February 19 in a Cuyahoga County Common Pleas courtroom, breaking the lawyer’s nose and causing concussion. This police bodycam footage shows the scuffle, when 42-year-old David Chislton reacted to the news of his sentence
At least 15 people were injured when a section of ceiling collapsed at a holiday camp near Bristol, England, on February 20, according to the Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service . The fire service said “approximately 40 meters of structural ducting and ceiling sections” collapsed in the bar area
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos attended an event at The Yale Club in Midtown Manhattan, New York, today (February 20).John Catsimatidis, the runner up to the republican nomination for the Mayor of New York in 2013, was among the attendees.
These horses were participating in a race around a frozen lake when they did something unexpected. Hilariously, they missed the finish line and instead charged through the crowd.
The skyline of Annapolis, Maryland, was obscured by snowfall on the morning of February 20, as a winter storm moved across the Midwest and northeastern states. The National Weather Service said three to six inches of snow could fall in northeastern areas of Maryland. The weather service warned that travel
Crews at Pittsburgh International Airport in Pennsylvania were working to clear snow and were preparing for freezing rain forecast for the afternoon on February 20, the airport said on Twitter. Approximately 20 flights had been cancelled as of 8am, the airport said. This footage shows a line of snow
This six-year-old boy decided to take a tip from the pros at his children’s basketball game in Hilliard, Ohio. Jason Brammer shared footage of his son Luke "flopping,’ or falling on purpose, during a basketball with the local children’s league. “I think my boy has been watching too much NBA ,” Brammer
New York boxer Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller got up close and personal with heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua when he shoved his upcoming opponent at a pre-fight press conference at Madison Square Garden on February 19. Footage from the event, tweeted by Ryan Songalia , shows the moment Miller shoves his
A volleyball player from Alpharetta, Georgia, wasn’t willing to go down without a fight in a recent game and made a flying leap into the crowd to try to prevent the other team from scoring, as seen in this footage shared on February 18. The Twitter account for A5 Mizuno Volleyball shared the footage
The so-called “supermoon” was visible above the skies of Ukraine on the evening of February 19. This footage shows the moon above Kharkiv. The term “supermoon” refers to the time when the moon is full and closest to Earth in its orbit, appearing slightly larger and brighter than usual. According to local
Snow has begun to fall in Philadelphia as Winter Storm Petra sweeps through northeastern US. Footage shows snow falling in the streets of Philadelphia city during this morning rush hour.
A Scottish blackfaced sheep found a new toy to help make the day go by on the Isle of Mull. His owner, Rhoda Munro, provided the 10-month-old Rocky with a buoy that he bounces his head off while in his pen, as seen in this video uploaded to Facebook . Munro told Storyful that the ram is a big fan of
The Ohio Department of Transportation ( DOT ) captured footage showing lightning flashing through a snowstorm in both Columbus and Piqua on the morning of February 20, as a winter storm moved across central and northern Ohio. The DOT urged drivers to exercise caution and said 1,230 crews were clearing
A motorist was injured when the car they were driving rear-ended a snowplow in Juneau County, Wisconsin, during heavy snow and whiteout conditions on February 17, as seen in this footage posted by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, . The driver of the vehicle who hit the truck suffered injuries
A super snow moon hovered over LA's skyline from Tuesday evening into Wednesday morning. Super moons occur when the moon's orbit brings it as close as possible to earth. When a super moon occurs in February it is called a "snow moon," owing to the season's often icy conditions.
A YOUTUBER from Melbourne is celebrating her new body after undergoing gender reassignment surgery. AJ Clementine, 22, was born male but experienced crippling gender dysphoria from a young age. She told Barcroft TV: “I have been trans my whole life. From the get go, I was trans. “I remember I wanted
Two men caused severe damage to a service station in Kilcoy, Queensland, while attempting to steal from an ATM on February 19. Security footage released by the Queensland Police Service shows the two suspects breaking into a gas station on Hope Street. According to a police report , they parked a new
This is the amusing moment a US woman in a T-Rex costume was captured doing a mock weather report following heavy snowfall in East Petersburg borough, Pensylvania.Footage captured shows the woman struggling to deliver the report whilst someone throws snow at her. ''I love following weather forecasts