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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.

  • 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
  • Kris Humphries: 'Glad I Got Out'

    Many celebrities took to social media to cheer Bruce Jenner on following his transgender revelation, but Kris Humphries' reaction seemed less than supportive. The athlete – who was married to Bruce's stepdaughter, Kim Kardashian, for 72 days back in 2011

    Access Hollywood
  • Miracle of the Mengele babies: Auschwitz prisoners hid pregnancies

    Dr Josef Mengele conducted experiments at Auschwitz and sent thousands to their deaths. Anka Nathanova (pictured) lied about her pregnancy and raised her baby in the death camp.

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  • Miss World Canada runner-up sues organizers

    Fri, Apr 24: A young woman who was first runner-up of the Miss World Canada competition is suing the organizers. Jennifer Palma reports.

    Global News
  • Canucks wondering what happened after season ending Game 6 loss to Flames

    The Vancouver Canucks are returning home but not for a Game 7 as it looked would be the case when they took an early 3-0 lead on Saturday. Instead, Vancouver limps home wondering what happened after a 7-4 loss to the Calgary Flames, who won the Western Conference first-round series 4-2. The Flames hard hitting and relentless forecheck caused problems for Vancouver's defencemen, especially in the three games in Calgary where the Flames rode the energy of the raucous home crowd to three wins.

    The Canadian Press
  • Couple's anger after lifetime of paying off their mortgage is wasted

    A couple who spent a lifetime paying off their mortgage have said it was a waste of time after a council scheme to sell neighbouring homes for just £1 has turned the street into a 'ghetto'. Linda and George Hunter, who raised their four children in their home in Garrick Street, Wavertree, Liverpool, became mortgage free around 15 years ago.

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  • 7 Herbs That Clean the House (8 photos)

    If you’re a cook—or just a person who likes to eat—you already know how herbs can make any dish taste better. But you may not know that herbs can also work outside the kitchen and all around the house as cleaners. Click through for 7 multitasking herbs

    Bob Vila
  • Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Look So in Love It Hurts

    Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky are all about sharing sweet snaps of their three children, India, Tristan, and Sasha, but what might be even cuter are the pictures of just them as a duo. Start scrolling to see Chris and Elsa's picture-perfect couple pics and then check out all the most ridiculously hot images of Chris.

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  • Afghan immigrant who nearly decapitated wife loses appeal, conviction upheld

    Ontario's highest court upheld the second-degree murder conviction of an Afghan immigrant who nearly decapitated his wife, calling the woman's death a "horrific" killing in a decision released Wednesday. Peer Mohammad Khairi, a father of six, had argued that the judge who presided over his trial made several errors, and asked the appeal court for a new trial. If a fresh trial couldn't be ordered, Khairi had asked that his period of parole ineligibility — currently set at 15 years after he was sentenced to life in prison — be lowered to 10 or 11 years.

    The Canadian Press
  • Monty Williams: 'I don't want my wife and kids' hearing boos from Pelicans fans

    New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams continued to express appreciation for the franchise’s fans at the end of the season despite hearing boos during introductions at the two home playoff games. “It’s weird because I’ve never seen that done in a rebuild,” Williams told Yahoo Sports after a season-ending 109-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of a first-round series on Saturday night. By most projections, the Pelicans were not expected to make the postseason entering the 2014-15 season.

    Yahoo Sports
  • Hilary Duff's Estranged Husband Mike Comrie Demanding Joint Custody of Luca — New Divorce Details

    Hilary Duff’s estranged husband Mike Comrie is seeking joint custody of their 3-year-old son Luca, TMZ reports. The move comes after Duff had filed for primary custody of their son in her February filing. As previously reported, the Younger star wants primary custody of Luca because she’s concerned about Comrie’s partying.

    Us Weekly
  • Man who TOOK the photo that sent the internet into a frenzy speaks out

    The father of the little girl who starred in a photograph that sent the internet into a frenzy because of a mystery pair of boots has 'no idea' what the object could be.

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  • You've heard of the pocket fisherman? Biologists find rare pocket shark and he's pretty cute

    Think Jaws meets a kangaroo, with maybe a touch of cute kitten, and you've got the aptly named pocket shark — the newest and rarest species found off the U.S. coast. Surprised scientists found a tiny, young version of the extraordinarily rare shark that was fished out of the deep Gulf of Mexico in 2010 with lots of other creatures in a government research trip. The first pocket shark was found 36 years ago in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Peru and it's been sitting in a Russian museum since.

    The Canadian Press
  • Cuts to pay and perks trigger flight from China's state banks

    By Engen Tham and Lawrence White SHANGHAI/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Bankers at China's top state lenders are quitting in increasing numbers because of cuts to their pay and perks, and moving to a new breed of financial firms such as leasing companies, trusts and online platforms, bankers and headhunters say. As part of an austerity, anti-graft drive, Beijing last year dictated pay cuts of up to a half for senior-level state bankers.

    Reuters
  • Ukrainian oligarch worth £13billion becomes Britain's richest man

    The company's artists include Green Day, Metallica and Bruno Mars - the latter of which was reportedly paid $1.25million to play at Blavatnik's daughters bat mitzvah. In February, he bought Parlophone Records, the once legendary record label, for £500 million. Parlophone has the likes of Coldplay, Tinie Tempah and Blur on its roster and Blavatnik’s purchase makes him an even stronger power in the music game.

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  • Remember When These Celebrity Couples Went Public For the First Time?

    It's kind of a big deal when a celebrity couple steps out together as an item for the first time, because a media frenzy is pretty much guaranteed. To celebrate all the duos that put their love on display, we're taking a look back at the first time these couples went public — whether it was at a red carpet or at a party where they knew they'd be seen together.

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  • Vancouver francophone parents win Supreme Court of Canada ruling

    B.C.'s Education Minister Peter Fassbender says he is reviewing the implications of a Supreme Court of Canada ruling that francophone children have a right to the same facilities as those in English-language schools. On Friday morning, the Supreme Court of Canada overturned an Appeal Court of B.C. ruling in the five-year case and sent it back to the B.C. Supreme Court for the next stage of the proceedings. "We have been and will continue to work with the Conseil scolaire francophone to meet the needs of francophone students and their families," Fassbender said in a statement.

    CBC
  • Top Gear number plate WAS direct reference to Falklands, says judge

    While the BBC claimed the plate - H982 FKL - was an 'unhappy coincidence', Maria Cristina Barrionuevo said they were deliberately 'provoking people' when they drove it through the country last year.

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  • Everybody Loves Raymond Actor Sawyer Sweeten Dead at 19 After Reportedly Shooting Himself -- Details

    UPDATE: Sawyer's sister Madylin has released a statement about his tragic death: "This morning a terrible family tragedy has occurred. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the young actor is believed to have died of suicide. Sweeten played Geoffrey Barone on Everybody Loves Raymond from 1996 to 2005.

    Us Weekly
  • Metchosin mansion featuring indoor river hits the real estate market

    Thu, Apr 23: A multi-million dollar home on Vancouver Island has been built with a river running though it. As Kylie Stanton reports, its in-house waterway is more than decoration.

    Global News