Tuesday, August 30, 2016

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Man hit with brick and stabbed as robbers steal GTA V game

Posted under UK News

A Grand Theft Auto fan from north-west London was attacked and robbed just hours after queuing to buy the much anticipated game. The 23 year old unidentified man was hit with a brick then stabbed as he walked home after queuing for GTA V’s midnight launch at an Asda store in Colindale. A police spokesman [...]

US man enters the record books by catching a baseball dropped from a helicopter

Posted under Sport, US News

Zack Hample entered the record books on Saturday morning after catching a baseball dropped from 1,200 feet from a hovering helicopter. The new record for the highest elevation a baseball has been caught from took place at the Edward A. LeLacheur Park, home of the Lowell Spinners in Massachusetts. Mr Hample, who has caught approximately [...]

Drunk driver ends up on underground train line

Posted under Motoring, World News

One drunk driver in Germany got his directions completely wrong when he ended up on an underground train line. The man, Martin Huber was arrested by police in Bochum after driving under the influence, following a tram line and failing to stop once it reached the underground tunnel. The 27 year old said that he [...]

Cat caught smuggling cannabis into Moldova jail

Posted under World News

A cat has been caught smuggling cannabis into a jail in the Moldovan village of Pruncul prison guards have revealed. Guards became suspicious of the grey and white feline after it was spotted on numerous occasions entering and leaving the jail through a small hole in the fence. Upon closer inspection the cat was found [...]

HM Revenue & Customs admits it ran out of paper, thousands of reminder letters not sent out

Posted under Business, UK News

HM Revenue & Customs has admitted that thousands of tax payment reminder letters were not sent out after it ran out of paper. The HMRC was due to send out millions of reminder letters to those who owed money by the end of July, but thousands of people still have not received their letters after [...]

US man enters the record books by catching a baseball dropped from a helicopter

Posted under Sport, US News

Zack Hample entered the record books on Saturday morning after catching a baseball dropped from 1,200 feet from a hovering helicopter. The new record for the highest elevation a baseball has been caught from took place at the Edward A. LeLacheur Park, home of the Lowell Spinners in Massachusetts. Mr Hample, who has caught approximately [...]

World News

Cat caught smuggling cannabis into Moldova jail

A cat has been caught smuggling cannabis into a jail in the Moldovan village of Pruncul prison guards have revealed. Guards became suspicious of the grey and white feline after it was spotted on numerous occasions entering and leaving the jail through a small hole in the fence. Upon closer inspection the cat was found [...]

World News

Chinese tourists arrested in Paris after trying to pay €70 bill with one-euro coins

Two Chinese tourists were briefly detained by police in Paris after trying to settle a €70 hotel bill with one-euro coins for the second night in a row. The hotel manager got suspicious of the pair after they tried to pay their bill for the second night and called police. Police arrested the pair on [...]

Entertainment

YouTube announces its first music awards

YouTube has announced that it will be hosting its first music awards ceremony in New York on the 3rd of November. According to its official blog the YouTube Music Awards will be an ‘event honouring the artists and songs that you have turned into hits over the past year’. Eminem, Arcade Fire and Lady Gaga [...]

Motoring, World News

Drunk driver ends up on underground train line

One drunk driver in Germany got his directions completely wrong when he ended up on an underground train line. The man, Martin Huber was arrested by police in Bochum after driving under the influence, following a tram line and failing to stop once it reached the underground tunnel. The 27 year old said that he [...]

UK News

Man hit with brick and stabbed as robbers steal GTA V game

A Grand Theft Auto fan from north-west London was attacked and robbed just hours after queuing to buy the much anticipated game. The 23 year old unidentified man was hit with a brick then stabbed as he walked home after queuing for GTA V’s midnight launch at an Asda store in Colindale. A police spokesman [...]

UK News

James Bond’s submarine car goes under the hammer

A unique piece of James Bond memorabilia goes under the hammer today and is expected to fetch £950,000. Fans of The Spy Who Loved Me will recognise the iconic Lotus Esprit submarine car that Roger Moore drove in the famous movie scene. Collectors will have to dig deep to be able to afford this iconic [...]

UK News

Office of Fair Trading investigation six high street retailers for using fake prices

Six well known furniture and carpet retailers are being investigated by the Office of Fair Trading for misleading customers with false prices. Carpertright and ScS are among those being investigated for inflated reference prices which mislead customers into thinking that they a receiving a bargain. The Office of Fair Trading found that some of the [...]

Health, World News

British woman gives birth to the biggest baby is Spanish history

Doctors in the Marina Salud hospital in Denia, Spain have announced that a British woman has given birth to the biggest naturally born baby in Spain. The newborn girl, called Maria Marin weighed a hefty 13lb 11oz (6.2kg) in what doctors described as an uncomplicated five hour labour. Mother Maxime Marin, who lives in Spain [...]

Sport, US News

US man enters the record books by catching a baseball dropped from a helicopter

Zack Hample entered the record books on Saturday morning after catching a baseball dropped from 1,200 feet from a hovering helicopter. The new record for the highest elevation a baseball has been caught from took place at the Edward A. LeLacheur Park, home of the Lowell Spinners in Massachusetts. Mr Hample, who has caught approximately [...]

UK News

Artist mistakenly uses £20,000 of rare comics in paper mache model

Sheffield artist Andrew Vickers got a surprise after making a paper mache sculpture from discarded comics he found in a skip, when it came to light that the comics in question were worth around £20,000. Steve Eyre who set up the exhibition in his the World of Superheroes shop in Sheffield discovered the rare comics [...]