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Nik Wallenda, Tightrope Daredevil, Breaks 2 World Records

Nik Wallenda, Tightrope Daredevil, Breaks 2 World Records

Nik Wallenda, Tightrope Daredevil, Breaks 2 World Records

By Ed Mazza

Image credit: Alex Goykhman (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-4.0] via Wikimedia Commons

Daredevil Nik Wallenda completed two record-breaking tightrope walks on live television on Sunday night.

Wallenda, a seventh-generation performer, first walked across the Chicago River on a rope strung between . . . → Read More: Nik Wallenda, Tightrope Daredevil, Breaks 2 World Records

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‘Nasa Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness’ Fake News Story Goes Viral

Nasa Fake Story

'Nasa Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness' Fake News Story Goes Viral

By Simi John

Thousands of people have been duped by a fake news story claiming that Nasa has forecast a total blackout of earth for six days in December.

The story, entitled "Nasa Confirms Earth . . . → Read More: ‘Nasa Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness’ Fake News Story Goes Viral

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Cat Tracks Down Elderly Owner

Cat Tracks Down Elderly Owner

Cat Tracks Down Elderly Owner

By Stephen Messenger

In a remarkable tale of loyalty — one which underscores the deep bonds between pets and their owners — a fluffy grey-and-white cat was able to track down her elderly owner weeks after she was sent to live in a nursing home.

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Man Flies Past Airbus Full of Passengers

Man Flies Past Airbus Full of Passengers

Man Flies Past Airbus Full of Passengers

Pilots on a holiday jet were left stunned when a 'flying man' whizzed past their aircraft at 3,500 feet.

The mystery man flew within 100 metres of the plane and left the pilots baffled as to how he was moving through the air, . . . → Read More: Man Flies Past Airbus Full of Passengers

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Teachers Ordered To Call Students “Purple Penguins”

Teachers Ordered To Call Students “Purple Penguins”

Teachers Ordered To Call Students “Purple Penguins” Not “Boys And Girls”

By Robert Gehl

A school district in Nebraska has ordered its teachers to refer to students as “boys and girls” and instead use “gender-inclusive” terms like “purple penguins.”

As first reported by National Review, a document tells teachers:

“Don’t . . . → Read More: Teachers Ordered To Call Students “Purple Penguins”