Horrifying moment chopper crash survivor is sliced to death by spinning blades of a second helicopter that came to rescue him after seven days

The man had been stranded on the Colombian hills of Cauca for a week after his Helify helicopter broke down. Footage starts with the desperate man waving his hands frantically in the air as the rescue chopper begins to descend towards the ground. Two technicians can be seen standing in front of the crash survivor, directing the pilot to the […]

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‘Formidable, Fierce-Kooking And Beautiful’: Human Bone Daggers Were Prized Weapons Among New Guinean Warriors

Blades made from human thigh bones were far superior to cassowary daggers, study finds. Some people just have the best job. Anthropologists at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire got to play around with awesome daggers as part of a new study they’ve just published in the journal Royal Society Open Science. The team was researching which weapons were more valued […]

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Awkward moment Melania wriggles her fingers away as Trump tries to hold her hand during a photocall with French president Macron and his wife

The awkward moment was caught on camera as the President and First Lady posed for a photo with French President Emmanuel Macron. Both leaders and their wives were posing for a photo-call on the South Lawn in Washington. As they posed Trump tried the classic move of edging his pinkie finger close to hers. Melania's face looked unimpressed as he […]

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Coroner: Inmates in South Carolina prison riot bled to death

BISHOPVILLE, S.C. — A coroner says the seven inmates killed during a South Carolina prison riot earlier this month all bled to death from stab wounds. Lee County Coroner Larry Logan said Tuesday all the inmates had several stab or cutting wounds inflicted inside Lee Correctional Institution on April 15 and 16. Authorities say inmates in three wings of the […]

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Up to your knees in sewage and surrounded by deadly gasses… the grim job of breaking up Britain's 750 metre-long fatbergs by HAND

At 750 metres long, this huge sewer slug sounds like a beast from a horror movie, but it's not. It's very real, and it's called a fatberg. Fatbergs are the huge globs of hardened gunk clogging the sewers beneath almost every UK city, growing larger with every flush. Masses of congealed cooking fat sticks to wet wipes, condoms, food wrappers […]

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Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Republican Debbie Lesko has won the special election in Arizona’s 8th Congressional District, keeping the U.S. House seat in GOP control. The former state senator on Tuesday defeated Hiral Tipirneni, a former emergency room physician. Tipernini had hoped to replicate surprising Democratic wins in Pennsylvania, Alabama and other states in a year where opposition to President Donald […]

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