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Primark shoppers horrified as newborn baby ‘falls down escalator’ in busy store

The horror is believed to have happened at the branch in Romford, east London, in front of customers who’ve since expressed their shock and concern. Writing on a residents’ Facebook page, one shopper said: “A baby fell down from the top of the escalator in Romford Primark yesterday, does anybody that was there know if the […]

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Travel

Space Coast tourism summer 2022: Expect busy hotels, attractions

The Space Coast’s tourism sector continues to show strength heading into the summer with some Port Canaveral-based cruise lines sailing at 100 percent occupancy, Brevard Zoo eying possible record-breaking attendance and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex celebrating the opening of a new exhibit. “It looks like it will be a very strong summer season,” said Peter […]

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UK

Owner devastated as his puppy killed by vicious dog on busy beach

George Chaplin was bitten on the arm as he tried to stop a stranger’s dog from crushing his puppy’s skull in its jaws at Grays Beach, Essex, at the weekend. Unfortunately, he was unable to save the puppy, and it passed away by the time he was able to reach the vet. Mr Chaplin, 80, […]

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Travel

Flight cancellations mar busy Father’s Day, Juneteenth travel weekend

Placeholder while article actions load Despite an airline industry pledge of a renewed focus on reliability, travelers endured chaotic days of travel over the holiday weekend, when more than 5,000 flights were canceled and nearly 30,000 were delayed since Thursday. Among those caught in this latest round of disruptions: Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, who ended […]

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Pets

Busy weekend for Chattanooga Fire Department as pets perish in a fire – WDEF

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (WDEF)- Chattanooga Fire Department had a busy 24 hours, including two house fires. On Saturday at 5:18 PM, crews were called to the 300 block of S Parkdale Avenue for reports of a home on fire. On arrival, firefighters extinguished a deck fire. There was some extension into the house, causing water, smoke […]

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Travel

Uber to expand ride reservation feature at airports ahead of busy summer travel season

article FILE – An Uber sticker is seen on a car windshield on the street in downtown Miami on January 9, 2020. (Photo by EVA MARIE UZCATEGUI/AFP via Getty Images) Uber is preparing for a busy summer travel season by expanding its ride reservation feature to a total of 55 airports worldwide, including 39 airports […]

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Life Style

Top signs your life is too busy – including muddling up words and waking up late

Wanting an early night, skipping dinner, and feeling like it’s been a long week – by Tuesday – also featured on the list. And so did calling a colleague by the wrong name, forgetting to brush your teeth, and considering a nap at your desk. More than half of respondents admitted to being constantly on […]

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Finance

Boris Johnson’s ethics adviser quits after ‘exceptionally busy’ year

Lord Christopher Geidt on Wednesday became the second ethics adviser to quit under Boris Johnson’s premiership, a day after expressing his “frustration” over the “partygate” affair. Geidt’s resignation caught Downing Street by surprise and his departure will raise further questions over Johnson’s conduct and overall standards in his administration. The adviser said this week it […]

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US

Dangerous Oklahoma heat keeps paramedics, first responders busy

The dangerous heat across Oklahoma has kept paramedics and first responders busy.Though spring doesn’t officially end until June 21, the summer heat didn’t get the memo and for some, it has already turned into an emergency.”Heat is undefeated against those who are unprepared,” said Adam Paluka, Chief Public Affairs Officer at EMSA.117 degrees was the […]

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US

Off-duty JSO officer rushes to help family after vehicle flips on busy Georgia highway

An off-duty Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office officer is being called a hero for helping rescue people from a vehicle that flipped over on a busy highway Saturday afternoon in Georgia. Anthony Laquidara helped save the day for a family of four after its truck flipped on its side. “I know any other good person would have […]