San Francisco airport sees surge of homeless people seeking shelter

Officials at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) are evaluating how to best address the growing issue of homeless people taking shelter in the air hub, the latest challenge stemming from the northern California city’s homelessness crisis. Earlier this week, Fox 2 KTVU reported that SFO is experiencing a recent “surge” of homeless people taking refuge in the busy airport; many […]

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Parish magazine error sees hall packed to meet Fern Britton

Parish magazine error sees village hall packed with hundreds hoping to meet TV’s Fern Britton… only to find local BBC radio DJ Emma Britton instead Felton Parish magazine offered locals the chance to come and meet Fern Britton  It mistakenly published her name rather than the actual speaker, Emma Britton  Pair and other celebrities saw the funny side and joked […]

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French daredevil catapults himself off Norwegian clifftop

Daredevil filmed catapulting himself from a giant slingshot off a clifftop a year before he fell to his death from a hot air balloon Tancrede Melet filmed the stunt as part of a film called Back to Fjords The French stuntman catapulted himself from a giant slingshot on the cliff edge   He deploys his parachute and lands safely after the […]

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Serena’s mentor sees no crackdown on courtside coaching

Serena Williams's coach Patrick Mouratoglou expects on-court coaching to continue virtually unchecked at the grand slams despite the furore during last year's US Open final when he attempted to guide her mid-match. Mouratoglou gestured to Williams in the stands during her tempestuous defeat to Japan's Naomi Osaka at Flushing Meadows, leading to a code violation and sparking a heated row […]

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Cancun sees record 540 murders in 2018

Cancun sees record 540 murders in 2018 as cartel violence leaves tourist destination steeped in blood Over the course of this year 540 people have been killed in the Mexican city The murder total for 2018 has increased by 313 deaths compared to last year In the first quarter of 2018 alone more than 100 people were killed in Cancun  […]

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NBL boss sees more records for Kings with Bogut effect in full swing

NBL executive director Larry Kestelman believes Sydney Kings crowds could get even bigger following a 32 per cent rise in home attendance this season. Even before the signing of Australian great Andrew Bogut, the league and the Kings were determined to improve their crowds this season. Popular attraction: Andrew Bogut has helped bring the crowds to the Kings this season.Credit:AAP […]

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Turkey’s national poultry show sees finest roosters compete

What came first, the chicken or the Blue Buff Brahma? Turkey’s national poultry show sees the country’s finest roosters compete for top place in the pecking order The finest roosters in Turkey gathered to show off their glossy feathers and perfectly trimmed claws at the country’s annual National Poultry Show in Izmir.  A wide variety of poultry came out to […]

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