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Montana hunter fends off grizzly by sticking arm into its throat

(Reuters) - A hunter tracking elk in the Montana mountains said he fended off an attacking grizzly bear by shoving his arm into its throat to induce a gag reflex that would frighten it away, according to state wildlife managers.<p>Chase Dellwo, 26, was hunting with a crossbow for elk with his brother …

Boxer dog and emu chase each other around a tree in bizarre viral video

Daisy the boxer and her emu friend love to play chase around a tree on their owner's farm<p>Ever seen a dog chase an emu around a tree? No? Didn't think so.<p>This footage shared by the boxer's owner, Amanda, who lives on a farm, is just as bizarre as it sounds.<p>Daisy the boxer loves to chase her emu …

Japan Is All Set to Introduce Robot Taxis Next Year

Robot Taxi Inc., a Tokyo-based company, is gearing up to bring self-driving robot taxis to Japan’s roads early next year. They’ve invited residents …

Female powerlifter pulls 17 ton tram

Watch the moment a powerlifter drags a 17 ton tram five metres across its track<p>Champion powerlifter, Oksana Kosheleva, attempted to break a new record by dragging a tram car for five-meters, with the tram weighing around 17 tons.<p>Ms Kosheleva, from the Siberian city of Irkutsk, may have broken a new …

Breaching Humpback Whale Lands On Top Of Kayakers

"It's all fun and games until someone gets jumped on."<p>Two kayakers in California escaped being crushed to death after a breaching humpback whale landed on top of them.<p>Capt. Michael Sack of Sanctuary Cruises witnessed the incident near Monterey Bay's Moss Landing Harbor on Saturday. He told local …

Japanese Mad Scientist Creates Neon Noodles

Neon udon noodles are the latest addition to Japan’s ever expanding list of bizarre foods. Taking their place among winners like poop-flavored curry, …

Believe It or Not, the Last Audio Cassette Factory in the US Is Doing Better Than Ever

I haven’t seen audio cassettes in use in over a decade, so it’s pretty shocking that a company is still making a profit manufacturing them. In fact, …

Sony Music

Ringo Starr Cleaning House, Will Auction Beatles 'Stuff' For Charity

Ringo Starr seems to be on a bit of a cleaning binge.<p>And that can be a chore when you own an estate in London, one in Beverly Hills and another in Monaco.<p>Last week, the Beatles drummer announced that he was preparing to publish a new book of never-before-seen photographs he took of the Fab Four in …

Bra Saves German Cyclist Shot In Boar Hunting Accident

Police think the bullet hit her after ricocheting off of the animal.<p>Wunder-bra!<p>A German woman may owe her life to her bra after she unknowingly rode her bicycle through a boar hunt and the underwire deflected a hunter's bullet.<p>Police said the 41-year-old vacationer, who they didn't name, was on a …

Hunting

Baby seal becomes stranded in field of cows

A five-day-old seal became separated from its mother and stranded in a field of cows.<p>It waddled out of the water and landed in a muddy puddle where it became the centre of attention for the 30-strong herd of cows, which gathered around and started gently nudging their unusual visitor.<p>The cows did …

Dad dancing, the number one way to embarrass children

Study finds 70 per cent of parents act far younger than their age, as researchers list top 10 things parents do that embarrass children<p>Dad dancing, public displays of affection and using youth slang are the most embarrassing things parents do to make their children cringe, according to new research.<p>…

Gorilla and zoo visitor kiss through glass

Video shows the cute moment when a woman showed a little love to a captive simian<p>A video has emerged of an <b>ape</b> and a zoo visitor "kissing" through a glass screen in Omaha Zoo, <b>Nebraska</b>.<p>The woman affectionalty says to the ape "I love you" and "you're so cute," who comes up close and joins in on the …

Fan offers $1 million reward for Judy Garland's stolen ruby slippers

(Reuters) - “There’s no place like home,” said Judy Garland in “The Wizard of Oz” and one fan clearly agrees after offering a $1 million reward for information about a pair of the ruby slippers she wore in the film that have been missing for a decade.<p>The red sequined shoes, one of four pairs the …

Judy Garland

Twiggy The Squirrel Waterskis Like A Rodent Boss At X Games Austin

Whatever Twiggy makes in acorns, she's worth it.<p>Watch the famous water-skiing squirrel thrill fans at last month's X Games Austin.<p>A video of the rodent daredevil came out last week, giving the Internet a chance to admire Twiggy's water sports skills. The critter is one in a line of water-skiing …

Britain loved The Beatles because they sang about the weather

Out of 308 songs penned by the Fab Four, 48 (16 per cent) make reference to the weather, researchers found<p>Britain may have become obsessed with The Beatles because they bombarded the public with songs about the weather, a new study suggests.<p>Brits love nothing more than moaning about the weather and …

Why red kites are preying upon pants

Does the theft of underpants by Scots raptors indicate that the birds are finally waging war on humanity?<p>Bathers at Glen Esk, in Angus, were puzzled to come back from a swim to find their socks or underpants missing. Was it some joker, or a creepier thief?<p>The culprits, when caught, turned out to be …

Two bars of chocolate a day 'lowers risk of stroke and heart disease'

Even eating regular amounts of milk chocolate appears to protect against stroke and heart disease<p>It is the ultimate comfort food which is known to produce the same chemical in the brain as falling in love.<p>But now scientists have shown that chocolate need no longer be a guilty pleasure after finding …

Holistic Medicine

World record selfie attempt

Watch as nearly 2,000 people gather in Mexico in a world record attempt for the most consecutive selfies taken in one place<p>Nearly 2,000 people in <b>Mexico</b> City attempted on Saturday to establish the Guinness World Record for the most number of consecutive <b>selfies</b> taken in one place.<p>Participants …

Couple, aged 103 and 91, become world's oldest newlyweds

A British couple with a combined age of 194 have become the world's oldest newlyweds<p>A 103-year-old man and a 91-year-old woman held their wedding in Britain on Saturday, becoming the oldest couple to get married in the world.<p>George Kirby and Doreen Luckie - together for 27 years - looked delighted …