Viral Episodes

Man with dementia delights internet by remembering piece he composed decades ago

Man with dementia delights internet by remembering piece he composed decades ago

A man with dementia has won plaudits on social media after a viral video showed him playing a piece he composed decades ago.
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Firefighters rescue ducklings with YouTube clip

Firefighters rescue ducklings with YouTube clip

Firefighters in Littleton, Colorado rescued a flock of ducklings from a storm drain Thursday. They used the sound of duck calls played from a cell phone to coax some of the little ones to safety.
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Firefighter rescue ducks from storm drain

Firefighter rescue ducks from storm drain

A flock of ducklings is safe after a firefighter used a recording of duck calls to coax some of them from a storm drain.
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UK study shows seals copying human voice, singing

UK study shows seals copying human voice, singing

Gray seals can copy the sound of human words and songs, a new research by the University of St Andrews has found.
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Jonathan Pie creator: Johnson and Hunt don't care about the country

Jonathan Pie creator: Johnson and Hunt don't care about the country

The creator of fictitious news reporter Jonathan Pie has said Boris Johnson is "pretending to be a statesman" and can be better at playing a character than a comedian such as himself. Tom Walker, who rose to fame giving passionate rants on curren...
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Former vegan has 'body of 25-year-old' thanks to raw meat diet

Former vegan has 'body of 25-year-old' thanks to raw meat diet

A 56-year-old former vegan says she has the "body of a 25-year-old" thanks to a diet of raw meat and organs. Wedding officiant Eva LaRoche says since becoming a "raw carnivore" two years ago she has cured her lifelong constipation.
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Adventure-loving cuddly toy racks up air miles with his owner

Adventure-loving cuddly toy racks up air miles with his owner

An adventure-loving singleton has told how she is up to some serious monkey business - globetrotting with a cuddly toy primate, which has helped to mend her broken heart. Buddy the Travelling Monkey has amassed tens of thousands of followers on s...
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Woman drives car into pool in Missouri

Woman drives car into pool in Missouri

Authorities say a 93-year-old woman headed to a water exercise class drove her car into an indoor pool in central Missouri on Tuesday.
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Woman finds dream job earning almost GBP8,000 a month making jingles

Woman finds dream job earning almost GBP8,000 a month making jingles

A 28-year-old woman from Gloucestershire went from minimum wage to earning almost GBP8,000 a month making TV jingles.
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Italian Job scene recreated to mark 50th anniversary of the film's release

Italian Job scene recreated to mark 50th anniversary of the film's release

A stunt team have recreated a scene from the Italian Job as part of a celebration of the film's 50th anniversary at the Mini plant in Oxford.
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Buzz Lightyear launched into space for children's charity

Buzz Lightyear launched into space for children's charity

To celebrate the launch of Disney and Pixar's Toy Story 4, eBay UK challenged internet sensation LadBaby (Mark Hoyle) to launch Buzz Lightyear into space for children's charity Together For Short Lives.
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California police put Robocop on patrol in park

California police put Robocop on patrol in park

A Southern California police force is welcoming a robot to the department. Huntington Park police say "HP RoboCop" will provide 360-degree high-definition video footage.
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Camera captures bear's backrub against tree

Camera captures bear's backrub against tree

An Asian black bear in Russia has been captured on video enjoying a backrub against a tree - before trying to eat a surveillance camera.
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Bear bites back after camera records back scratch

Bear bites back after camera records back scratch

An Asian Black Bear has been filmed having a good back scratch at the Land of the Leopard national park in Russia's Far East. Soon after the bear finds and chomps down on the camera.
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Mum hopes to break barriers with Down's Syndrome daughter's modelling career

Mum hopes to break barriers with Down's Syndrome daughter's modelling career

A mum who admits she struggled at first to accept her twin daughter with Down's Syndrome has told how her little girl has grown to be such a natural star she plans to launch her as a model.
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Sunday League side hire open-top bus tour to celebrate title win

Sunday League side hire open-top bus tour to celebrate title win

A football team from Essex celebrated their Sunday league title with an open-top bus parade having "conquered all of Essex."
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Suspects falls off 30-foot bridge during police chase

Suspects falls off 30-foot bridge during police chase

A suspect involved in a gun incident falls from a 30-foot bridge in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to escape being taken into police custody.
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Catholic renounces faith to have Viking wedding

Catholic renounces faith to have Viking wedding

A newlywed who was once on course to become a Catholic priest has told how he renounced his faith to become a pagan, marrying in a traditional three-day Viking wedding, complete with blood offerings and a hog roast. Brought together by a shared lo...
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Former policewoman sets up an Airbnb for dogs

Former policewoman sets up an Airbnb for dogs

A former policewoman claims setting up an Airbnb for dogs helped her beat depression. Elaine Warburton, 49, from Scotlandwell runs a business that matches holidaying dogs with human hosts.
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Student uses speech software to deliver commencement address at graduation

Student uses speech software to deliver commencement address at graduation

A student told his classmates to keep running life's relay race as he gave the commencement address at his graduation ceremony using speech software. Ahmed Ali, who is non-verbal, was graduating from Minneapolis Public Schools' Transition Plus pr...
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Dramatic lightning display seen in Texas

Dramatic lightning display seen in Texas

Lightning struck near Austin on Sunday as a storm swept through Texas.
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HGV gets bride to the church on time

HGV gets bride to the church on time

Forget a horse-drawn carriage or a vintage Rolls-Royce, one Lancashire bride chose a convoy of bright orange removal vans to get her and her bridesmaids to the church on time. The HGVs were at the centre of Stacey and Michael Clark's romance, aft...
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Oh deer! Texas police discover 4-legged intruder

Oh deer! Texas police discover 4-legged intruder

Police in Texas found a deer instead of a burglar when they attended to a house they believed had been broken into. The homeowner called Lufkin police early Thursday after she heard glass breaking.
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Suspected burglar in the US turns out to be deer

Suspected burglar in the US turns out to be deer

Police who surrounded a house in eastern Texas because they thought they had a burglary in progress found a deer instead. The homeowner called Lufkin Police Department on Thursday after she heard glass breaking. She hid in a wardrobe and police tr...
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Footballer Jon Parkin ruins man's lunch playing kick ups

Footballer Jon Parkin ruins man's lunch playing kick ups

Footballer John Parkin ruins a man's lunch ahead of his charity bike ride with Prostate Cancer UK, which will take him from Barnsley to Amsterdam in two days.
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Meet the bodybuilding couple with a combined age of 114

Meet the bodybuilding couple with a combined age of 114

This teetotal bodybuilding couple with a combined age of 114 have revealed how they have turned back time through their fitness regime and love showing off their super-toned bodies on their local nudist beach.
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Parrot sings Mo Salah football song

Parrot sings Mo Salah football song

Facebook courtesy: Kelo the African Grey. Four-year-old African grey parrot Kelo sings about Liverpool's Champions League winning forward Mohamed Salah. The parrot lives in Belfast with owner Linda.
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Meet the woman who has built her forever home on wheels

Meet the woman who has built her forever home on wheels

An intrepid traveller has paid the ultimate tribute to her dad by building a house on wheels which she plans to make her forever home.
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Baby hippo to make public debut at Dallas Zoo

Baby hippo to make public debut at Dallas Zoo

Almost three weeks after its birth at the Dallas Zoo, a baby hippo and its mother will make their public debut together for the first time on Saturday.
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11-foot alligator removed from Florida home

11-foot alligator removed from Florida home

An 11-foot alligator invades a Florida home and breaks wine bottles. Homeowner says "It's mating season, they'll try anything."
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Associated Press
Zion National Park condors may have a new chick

Zion National Park condors may have a new chick

Rangers at Zion National Park in Utah have filmed a pair of California condors that are exhibiting behavior indicating that they have recently hatched a chick. The giant birds were once on the verge of extinction.
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Bears in the US enjoy themselves outside people's homes

Bears in the US enjoy themselves outside people's homes

Courtesy: Ring.com Bears have been caught on CCTV cameras in locations across the United States as they pay a visit to homes of residents. These bears aren't scared off by alarm systems as they root through bins in search of food.
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Musician who helps dying people write personal songs gets national recognition

Musician who helps dying people write personal songs gets national recognition

A musician who has helped more than 50 dying people to write personal songs for their loved ones to remember them by is overjoyed to have had his work recognised by a major National Lottery award. Inspired by the death of his music-loving grandmot...
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Animal lover spends more than GBP4,000 rescuing three-legged dog from Egypt

Animal lover spends more than GBP4,000 rescuing three-legged dog from Egypt

An animal lover reveals hows she has spent more than GBP4,000 flying a three-legged dog from Egypt to England in order to give it a new lease of life in Carlisle.
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Cyclists stranded after avalanche in Glacier National Park

Cyclists stranded after avalanche in Glacier National Park

Thirteen cyclists were left stranded for almost eight hours after an avalanche in the Glacier National Park in Montana.
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Thill-seekers take zipline ride off Eiffel Tower

Thill-seekers take zipline ride off Eiffel Tower

Volunteers jumped off a platform hanging from the second floor of the Eiffel Tower on Tuesday for a thrilling ride down an 2,600 foot zipline.
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Horses spotted trotting down Londonderry street

Horses spotted trotting down Londonderry street

A herd of horses was spotted trotting down a street in Creggan, Derry, on Monday evening.
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Competitors take on death-defying Cheese Rolling Race

Competitors take on death-defying Cheese Rolling Race

Daredevils have thrown themselves down a steep hill in the annual death-defying Cheese Rolling Race. Brave competitors sprinted, tripped and tumbled down Cooper's Hill in Brockworth, Gloucestershire to try and win the 8lb Double Gloucester.
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Thousands of cosplay fans attend Comic Con London 2019

Thousands of cosplay fans attend Comic Con London 2019

Thousand of cosplay fans have come dressed as their favourite characters for Comic Con London 2019 at the ExCeL centre.
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Alaska police dashcam films uncertain beaver

Alaska police dashcam films uncertain beaver

Why didn't the beaver cross the road? We will probably never know, but it was caught on camera recently by police in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Running 100 marathons barefoot

Running 100 marathons barefoot

Anna McNuff is an adventurer and she's about to run the distance of 100 marathons, or 2,620 miles, completely barefoot. Her Barefoot Britain challenge will begin in the Shetland Islands on Sunday 2 June and end in London on Sunday 10 September.
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Check out North America's tallest waterslide

Check out North America's tallest waterslide

Perfect Day's Thrill Waterpark has unveiled North America's tallest waterslide. Royal Caribbean launched its private island which features the 135ft Daredevil's Peak slide.
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The crazy rat lady who lets critters crawl all over her

The crazy rat lady who lets critters crawl all over her

A self-proclaimed "crazy rat lady" who shares her home with seven of the much maligned rodents, has revealed how she regularly kisses and cuddles the critters, which even play happily with her pet cat. Office manager Veronica Diaz, 43, who calls ...
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A myth? A leaf? Aquarium displays rare sea dragons

A myth? A leaf? Aquarium displays rare sea dragons

A Calif. aquarium built what is believed to be one of the world’s largest habitats for sea dragons outside Australia, where the native populations are threatened by pollution, warming oceans and the illegal pet and alternative medicine trades.
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Lady with Michael Jackson phobia turns to hypnotherapy for help

Lady with Michael Jackson phobia turns to hypnotherapy for help

A lady undergoes hypnotherapy to cure her fear of Michael Jackson, whose name can instil in her anxiety and panic attacks. Interview with 23-year-old Poppy Johnson and City Hypnosis hypnotherapist Aaron Surtees.
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Man City's trophy celebrations recreated in Lego

Man City's trophy celebrations recreated in Lego

Ahead of Monday's much-anticipated victory parade, Master Model Builders, Alex Bidolak and James Windle, have been busy memorialising City's historic season with Lego.
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Baby sloth gets slow, but loving, care from mother

Baby sloth gets slow, but loving, care from mother

A newborn sloth at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs is getting a loving, but slow, welcome to the world from its mother. The zoo says the two-toed sloth was born May 14 to a sloth named Chalupa, who is a first-time mom.
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Grumpy Cat: Internet sensation dies aged seven

Grumpy Cat: Internet sensation dies aged seven

Grumpy Cat, the internet sensation, has died aged seven. Her owners said she died peacefully after complications from a urinary tract infection. Real name Tardar Sauce, Grumpy Cat rose to fame after her first photos went online in 2012. Her sourp...
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