The US Coast Guard and the South Carolina National Guard practiced on September 24 the capabilities of the National Guard’s “floating ribbon bridges,” installed in the waters at Georgetown ahead of flooding heading downriver. The floating bridges are essentially ferries that can help move essential emergency
Residents of Georgetown, South Carolina, prepared for the worst while hoping for the best on Tuesday, September 25, as the hurricane-swollen waters of four rivers rolled downstream toward the city. The Waccamaw and the Pee Dee Rivers were carrying the brunt of the water, and the local utility company
Kiko, the cat, was enjoying getting his butt massaged by a robotic severed hand. They lied on the mat contentedly while the hand worked its magic.
This guy surprised his brother by buying the first car he ever owned. He restored the car over the period of a year and kept it a secret from his brother. He sprang up the surprise on his brother after a game of dodgeball and his reaction was priceless.
It’s not every day you see a couple of puppets dancing but one man made it happen on the streets of Austin, Texas, on September 23, creating an eye-catching show. Reddit user K. Reece shared a video of a man dancing to Bruno Mars’ song Finesse with two puppets attached together with rods on their hands
The hunt is on for an escaped kangaroo in Jupiter Farms, Florida. Storm the five-year-old kangaroo was discovered to be missing from his Jupiter Farms-based animal sanctuary Tuesday morning. Owner Eric Westergard told Palm Beach Post that he didn't know how it escaped but “sometimes they get spooked
A beluga whale was sighted on Tuesday, September 25 in the Thames estuary – a far cry from its typical environment in the Artic. This footage, filmed by wildlife observer Michael Hoit, shows a brief glimpse of the whale. According to a report from The Guardian , a veterinarian from British Divers Marine
The Italian Red Cross said winds were causing a wildfire in the province of Pisa to spread rapidly, with local residents from several towns evacuated and schools closed on Tuesday, September 25. The flames, fanned by gusts of wind, were first reported at around 10 pm on September 24 on Mount Serra in
The Italian Red Cross said on Tuesday, September 25, said a vegetation wildfire in the province of Pisa had been blown out of control by adverse winds. Local reports said 500 people were evacuated from the region, with schools closed as a precaution. The flames, fanned by gusts of wind, were first reported
After a three-point win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 24, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown shared a special moment with his famous father. Watching his son from the stands of Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, was his father, Eddie “the Touchdown” Brown, widely known
Hundreds of people marching to oppose to construction of a highly contentious incinerator in the province of Gipuzkoa, in Spain’s Basque Country, were pushed back by police as the approached the site on September 23, reports said . This footage shows people in white laboratory clothing and face masks
Dean Cropp has a dream job, working as the captain of a charter catamaran to sail around beautiful locations. He and his crew mates were sailing in the Pacific Ocean north of Sydney when they came across a pod of brightly glowing dolphins. The bioluminescence was produced not from the dolphins themselves
Twelve fire engines and 80 firefighters are tackling a blaze at Highbury Leisure Centre, north London, which broke out around midday and has produced smoke visible for miles around. Swimmers were seen outside wrapped in towels, having escaped the blaze.London Fire Brigade said: "Around 100 people
This is the moment two bodies were found in the search for a missing British businessman and his Thai wife. The corpses were founded buried two metres deep behind a duck pond in the 32-acre grounds of the mansion owned by Alan Hogg, 64, and his wife Nott, who have been missing since last Thursday. Police
People took to the streets in Cape Town to protest a surge in gang crime in the South African capital.Footage captured today shows protesters shutting down roads in the neighbourhood of Athlone.''People want to have a daily life in peace. Children must go to school peacefully,’’ says one of the
Get yourself a man who looks at you like this husband looked at his wife while she hit a beer bong at a college football tailgate on September 22. A video, shared to Twitter by Brandon Mueller , shows his mother hitting a beer bong while pre-gaming at an Indiana University Hoosiers game in Bloomington
One of Iceland's largest e-commerce companies now offers its customers drone deliveries from over 100 restaurants. Unfortunately, stringent government regulations are making it difficult for the service to gain momentum.
Floodwater from Hurricane Florence has persisted in the town of Conway, South Carolina, and its surrounding areas, with drone footage recorded on September 24 showing the extent of the flooding. The nearby Waccamaw River was three feet above its previous flood record , set by Hurricane Matthew in 2016
Venezuelans are fleeing their country in order to find food and medicines no longer available to them at home, as seen in this footage released by the World Food Programme on September 24. The UN said in August that nearly half a million people fled to Ecuador in 2018 alone. This footage, taken near
A flotilla carrying Palestinian civilians departed yesterday from Gaza in an attempt to break an Israeli-imposed blockade on the Strip.Footage shows protesters gathering on a beach near the northern security fence border with Israel as the fleet leaves the port.Demonstrators can be seen setting fire
A GROUP of plus-size dancers in New York prove size is no barrier to being a great dancer. When Akira Armstrong appeared in not one but two Beyonce videos, she thought she had hit the big time. But as a plus-size dancer she struggled to find regular work and, for a few years, even gave up on her dream
Siwa Sardjoemissier saw more than he’d bargained for when he paid a visit to Artis Zoo in Amsterdam, Netherlands. He was filming the lions in their enclosure when one of the lions spotted a heron and natural instincts kicked in. The lioness patiently watched the heron, waiting for the right moment to
A diehard 100-year-old fan of the Green Bay Packers football team who served in World War II attended her first game last week. She even got to sit in the skybox.
Police began digging up the garden of a missing British millionaire and his Thai wife after three alleged hitmen confessed to killing the couple and burying them behind a duck pond.Businessman Alan Hogg, 64, was allegedly blasted with a shotgun near his swimming pool while wife Nott, 61, was bludgeoned