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.
1min
Press Association
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.
1min
Associated Press
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.
1min
Press Association
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.
1min
Associated Press
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...
1min
Press Association
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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Press Association
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...
1min
Press Association
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.
2mins
Associated Press
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.
1min
Press Association
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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Press Association
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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Press Association
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.
1min
Associated Press