A 99-year-old Dutch woman was all smiles while being escorted to jail in handcuffs after her family members sent in an unusual request to local authorities.
Is it a meteor, a space station or a UFO? These were just a few theories floating around the web this week after a bright flash of light left a trail in the sky over Tasmania.
The incredible moment when a nurse gave CPR to a pregnant woman involved in a car accident. An off-duty nurse is being hailed a hero after he saved the lives of a pregnant woman and her unborn child. Keith B Ezell was driving when he came across a serious car accident on Feb. 19.
Hali the border collie is seen paying for treats at his local Canadian Tire. Some dogs struggle with the most basic commands, such as “sit” or “stay.” But one exemplary dog has shown he understands commands very well, after he was filmed shopping with his owner. In the video, which was first spotted
In her bid to become the next leader of the federal Conservatives, MP Kellie Leitch posted a video online that has captured the attention of many Canadians for all the wrong reasons. The clip was published Saturday and features the politician sitting on the edge of a desk as she explains her stance
This creative remote-controlled cake design out of Hong Kong takes the concept of playing with your food to a whole other level. The Pandora Cake Shop has shared this latest culinary creation on Facebook with a video that shows a cake that’s designed to look like a dump truck that you can actually operate
Protesters gathered outside RNC headquarters in St. John’s to protest Const. Anger about the verdict in a sexual assault trial involving a Royal Newfoundland Constabulary police officer fueled a large protest in St. John’s on Monday. According to CBC News, a crowd of about 100 people gathered outside
A U.S. state trooper’s viral public service announcement is intended to remind motorists about a handy tool for navigating the road that far too many people seem to forget about. Sgt. John Perrine, a public information officer for the Indiana State Police, shared this cheeky video on his Facebook page
People are going crazy for this wedding-crashing beluga whale. A wedding featuring an unexpected underwater guest has inspired some creative minds on the Internet to flex their Photoshop skills. A wedding photo taken at Mystic Aquarium in Stonington, Connecticut, shows a happy couple tying the knot
Fishing can be an unforgiving sport. On a bad day unlucky fisherman can go for hours without a bite. But it’s even worse when you get a fish on the line only to lose it like when this young boy was robbed of his catch by one of nature’s greatest predators.
Since the start of the year, dozens of asylum seekers have crossed into Manitoba near Emerson, often walking through fields of waist-deep snow. Provincial and federal cooperation is needed to help communities support increased numbers of asylum seekers, but according to at least one activist, local
Kevin O’Leary, a Conservative Party of Canada leadership hopeful, allegedly made some startling remarks to his billionaire friend regarding his quest for power. While appearing on the U.S. television news network CNBC last weekend in Miami, the Canadian television personality was challenged by his Shark
Between Pembina, on the North Dakota side, and the Manitoba community of Emerson, the landscape is as empty, lonely and silent as a place can get. In the summer of 1986, I didn’t make the exact walk that migrants are making into Canada from the U.S. right now. The difference was it was my home: I was
A new discovery of seven planets orbiting a cool, Jupiter-sized star has scientists and adventurers thrilled about the prospects of life beyond Earth. In preparation, NASA is getting a head start in marketing the isolated planets as the ideal vacation spot with an awesome graphic poster. The trip would
The grandmother of public speaker and artist Henry Fraser surely meant well. For his birthday, she sent him a card — as grandmothers are known to do — with a warm message. Or so it seemed.
The official tulip for Canada’s 150th anniversary has been unveiled. With spring right around the corner, the landscape is about to get a whole lot more patriotic, thanks to a unique tulip selected to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary. With its fiery streaks, the red-on-white flower bears a remarkable
This panda cub in China has become an international sensation overnight. A panda cub in China has become an international sensation after refusing to let go of its zoo keeper’s leg. The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding has China’s largest captive panda population, and is therefore ground
A Toronto man says he will eat a picture of actor Jason Segel, the star of films such as The Muppets and Forgetting Sarah Marshall, every single day until the 37-year-old American returns the favour. On Feb 16, he declared he would start his absurd campaign to eat a printed photo of the Hollywood actor
You’ve probably never heard of him, but 68-year-old Donald Lau may be one of the most-read writers in North America. For the past 30 years, Lau has been the chief fortune cookie writer at Wonton Food Inc., North America’s largest manufacturer of the clairvoyant post-meal treat. This year, Lau will
The Statue of Liberty became a symbol of protest this week when activists unfurled a banner that said “Refugees Welcome” on the New York City monument. The banner, which was nearly a metre tall and more than six metres wide, appeared Tuesday from the statue’s observation deck and was removed by park
Diners at a restaurant in Australia were treated to quite the spectacle when a waitress took on a giant lizard in the establishment. Samia Lila was busy serving customers when one of them grabbed her hand and pointed at the enormous reptile. At first she thought it was a “big dog,” but then she suddenly
Josh Sundquist shows off his creative Halloween costume with his wife in the image on the left while he uses one of his crutches as a selfie stick in the photo on the right. Josh Sundquist is a U.S. paralympian, motivational speaker, author, YouTuber and all-around impressive guy. One such occasion