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VIDEO: Warthog surprises leopard and thwarts attack

Most animals would probably run in fear from a leaping leopard, but the big cat soon meets its match in this wild pig's tusks.

  • Bali Nine pair to be shot after the stroke of midnight on Wednesday

    Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will be executed just after the stroke of midnight on Wednesday (3am AEST), it has been confirmed. The date - April 29 - became official when a local funeral director in Cilacap, the nearest port to Nusakambangan, or Death Island, was instructed to inscribe the names of those to be shot by firing squad and the date of their deaths.

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  • New immigrants to Canada face unexpected costs

    When Mehmet Gulec looks back on the days and weeks following his family’s arrival in Canada from Turkey in December 2013, he says he’s still amazed by everything the foursome overcame in fleeing their homeland. Gulec, who worked for 20 years as a production manager in the automotive industry in Turkey, says several organizations helped the family get established, including the Centre for Skills Development & Training, which offers a program called Enhanced Language Training to help immigrants who are beginning their careers in Canada. According to a new study by BMO Wealth Management, immigrants arrive here with an average of $47,000 in savings to help them get settled, while 19 per cent come with no savings at all.

    Pay Day
  • London schoolgirls who joined ISIS tweet of new 'jihadi bride' lives

    London schoolgirl Amira Abase, 15, has tweeted from inside the Islamic State for the first time, bragging about a western-style takeaway dinner of including fried chicken, chips, pizza and kebab.

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  • Kim Kardashian's Earth Day Bikini

    Kim Kardashian is saving Mother Earth one bikini selfie at a time! The selfie-obsessed star did her part in raising awareness about environmental causes on Earth Day while posing in a bikini near some plants – and plugging her book.  

    Access Hollywood
  • Islamic State blamed for sick picture of baby with gun and grenade

    A sickening propaganda image linked to the Islamic State terrorist group has surfaced showing a newborn baby sleeping next to a grenade, a handgun and what appears to be a birth certificate. The image, which has not been verified, was re-posted by anti-ISIS activists in Syria with the warning: 'This child will be risk to you not just to us'.

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  • Downtown homicides could have the same killer

    April 26 Police say the same killer is responsible for two separate homicides downtown on Saturday and could be targeting the homeless or vulnerable people. Shannon Cuciz reports.

    Global News
  • Yazidi girls have abortions after being sex slaves for Isis fighters

    Traumatised after months of rape and torture at the hands of ISIS militants, some of victims have returned after falling pregnant by their captors and further at risk at being ostracised by their community, which frowns upon pre-marital sex.

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  • My secret three-year affair with Sex Bomb Tom Jones - aided by his son

    Because today, as a coach in the hit television series The Voice alongside Rita Ora and Will.i.am, and with a new world tour beginning in June, Tom Jones’s distinctive baritone and charismatic appeal have won him a whole new generation of fans. Indeed, since transforming himself from a penniless miner’s son from the Valleys into a £190 million music legend thanks to classics such as It’s Not Unusual, Delilah and The Green, Green Grass of Home, Sir Tom, now 74, has famously stayed firmly married to his childhood sweetheart Linda, whom he married when both were 16.

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  • Gymnast left paralysed after plunging four floors from hotel balcony

    A British gymnast has been left paralysed from the neck down after falling 50ft from a hotel balcony. Dina Amos-Larkin was attending a four-day sports festival in Salou, Spain when she fell while talking to her mother on the phone on April 3.

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  • Only one in 50 cars live up to miles per gallon boasts

    Fewer than one in 50 cars match the makers’ claims on how many miles they clock up per gallon – leaving millions of motorists spending far more on fuel than they expect, reveals a report today. Drivers are being ‘misled by fantasy miles per gallon figures’, warn consumer champions at Which? An owner of a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, pictured, could spend an extra £459 on fuel than they attended after the survey by Which? The car which performed worst was billed as one of the ‘greenest’ – the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, a plug-in hybrid which runs on petrol or electricity or a combination of the two.

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  • Glimpses: Aftermath of the 7.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked Nepal and India (26 photos)

    A massive earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude struck 80 km (50 miles) east of Pokhara in Nepal on Saturday, causing some buildings in the capital Kathmandu to collapse, witnesses said. More than 758 people have been killed and hundreds others have been

    Yahoo Canada News
  • Buyer beware: The most dangerous products to order online

    Eloise Aimee Parry accidentally overdosed on pills that contained the toxic ingredient dinitrophenol (DNP). According to the World Health Organization, medicines purchased over the Internet from sites that conceal their physical address are counterfeit in more than 50 per cent of cases.

    Pay Day
  • New York TV affiliate says Islanders Game 7 win could force Game 8

    It’s not like the Islanders are a novelty. Check out the above picture (thank you @TomLiodice), and below link, of NBC’s New York affiliate saying if the Islanders beat the Capitals in Game 7, then hello ... Game 8 (S/t Deadspin). From a factual perspective, if the Islanders beat the Capitals in Game 7 on Monday, Game 1 of the next round will be held at Madison Square Garden against the New York Rangers and the game numbers will reset.

    Puck Daddy
  • Obama Translator Steals Show

    Don't make Luther mad! President Obama was joined by his "Anger Translator," Luther (played by Keegan-Michael Key), as he delivered a speech at the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, D.C., on Saturday night. The character – who frequently

    Access Hollywood
  • Apple thwarts geeks, investors probing smartwatch components

    By Melanie Burton MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Apple Inc managed to frustrate gadget lovers and investors desperate to find out the components of its new smartwatch on Friday, encasing its chips in tough resin and using rare screws to thwart people trying prise it apart. Gadget repair firm iFixit, which has carried out "teardowns" on Apple products from iPhones to MacBooks, said the U.S. company also appeared to be promoting its brand on the watch's inner workings, complicating detailed analysis of the parts' origins. News that a supplier has been chosen - or rejected - for one of Apple's products can cause drastic swings in stock prices, so huge are the iPhone maker's orders.

    Reuters
  • Google executive Dan Fredinburg among hundreds dead from Nepal earthquake

    Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. Google confirmed his death. Lawrence You, the company's director of privacy, posted online that Fredinburg was in Nepal with three other Google employees climbing Mount Everest.

    The Canadian Press
  • Winners, losers in Sidney Crosby’s decision to play in IIHF worlds

    It’s a bit of a surprise, given that Crosby hasn’t appeared in one since 2006 and given that Team Canada has said it wanted to go younger. But, um, we imagine they’ll make an exception here. One year before the World Cup, Sid will skate with some of Canada’s best and brightest in a tournament the NHL is trying to usurp with its own international ventures.

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  • Why the US won't have OPEC to kick around in 2016

    As candidates for the 2016 U.S. general election gear up for a White House run, one villain of recent campaign cycles will be conspicuously absent: the cartel known as OPEC. With the U.S. oil boom helping the world's largest economy churn out more than 9 million barrels per day (bpd), its highest in about three decades and up 80 percent since 2008, energy prices appear to be sidelined as political theater.

    CNBC
  • TFSA, RRSP and RRIF rule changes miss the mark

    Now if it would just address the real flaws in Canada’s retirement system. Last week’s federal budget showered goodies on the grey-haired set, ranging from more time for seniors to tap their registered retirement income funds (RRIFs) to vastly expanded limits on contributions to tax-free savings accounts (TFSAs). Neither move addresses what is arguably the most important goal of the retirement system – ensuring all Canadians over 65 enjoy a decent standard of living. Canada has been a world leader in this regard and our old-age poverty rate remains among the 10 lowest in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.

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  • Baby being cared for by family of alleged Tisdale killer Steve O'Shaughnessy

    The baby girl who was not hurt in Steve O'Shaughnessy's alleged homicidal attack on her mother and three siblings is being cared for by O'Shaughnessy's family, CBC News has been told. On Wednesday, police found the bodies of Latasha Gosling and her young children Jenika, 8, Landen, 7 and Janayah, 4, in a Tisdale mobile home.

    CBC