CDC: A Few Americans Caught COVID-19 in December and Early January

CDC: A Few Americans Caught COVID-19 in December and Early January

Headquarters of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia. (Tami Chappell / Reuters) When the pandemic truly ended daily life in the United States in March, many Americans described catching a bad cold or what they thought was the flu the previous winter and speculated that they could have caught COVID-19 – … Read more

Cross-dressing firefighter caught performing sex act on man at station

Cross-dressing firefighter caught performing sex act on man at station

A firefighter stopped after police raided him while performing a sexual act on another man after he thought the fire station was being broken into. A police officer was on patrol in Signal Mountain, Tennessee when he saw a man standing outside Signal Mountain Fire Station 2, who he thought was a woman in the … Read more

Huge shark and 16ft crocodile caught in tense face-off metres from swimming kids

Huge shark and 16ft crocodile caught in tense face-off metres from swimming kids

One couple captured the terrifying moment when a shark came face to face with a crocodile yards away from swimmers. The thrilling scene, set in the Ord River in northern Western Australia, was noticed by a couple fishing nearby. Chelsea and Bryce had just set up their drone to see what was lurking in front … Read more

Police release video as 317 drivers caught on phone behind wheel

Police release video as 317 drivers caught on phone behind wheel

A record-breaking 317 reckless drivers were caught using their phones, watching movies, and not wearing seat belts in one day by an undercover police truck patrol. The law-breaking drivers were captured on film by Warwickshire Police as part of Operation Tramline, a national campaign that uses trucks to catch dangerous drivers in the act. In … Read more

Man found encased in an ice tomb after getting caught in 'freezing rain'

Man found encased in an ice tomb after getting caught in 'freezing rain'

A homeless man was found in an ice grave in Russia after a deluge of “icy rain”. The well-known local figure was on his way to Pokrovsky Cathedral when he fell in a few seconds in Vladivostok and froze to death. The 60-year-old man with a mask lived on the street near where his body … Read more

Sneaky dachshund puppy tries to steal owner's shoes – but gets caught red-handed

Khan the dachshund puppy thought he was invincible when he stole his father's shoes

An adorable dachshund puppy was caught red-handed on camera trying to steal his owner’s shoes. Khan, the four-month-old sausage dog, melted viewers’ hearts in the viral video after he was viewed more than a million times on Twitter. The clip, initially shared on Instagram by @khantheweenie shows the little black and cream-colored dog strolling around … Read more

Bad driving caught on dashcam as report shows why we have them

Bad driving caught on dashcam as report shows why we have them

A once rare object spotted on the occasional dashboard, dashcams have become increasingly popular with drivers in the UK with around three million people now owning a dashcam or helmet cam. According to research conducted by Money Expert, the most common reason for installing a dashcam is to catch road traffic collisions on film (70%), … Read more

Terrified kitten flushed down drain caught in net by skilled firefighters

Terrified kitten flushed down drain caught in net by skilled firefighters

A soaked kitten used up one of its nine lives when it was flushed down a drain only to be caught by a heroic firefighter who was waiting further down the pipe. It’s not known how the curious young cat ended up in a storm drain in the US city of Georgetown in Texas, but … Read more

Thirty Things That Caught My Eye Today: China and the Uyghurs, Formerly Incarcerated Firefighters & More (September 8, 2020)

Thirty Things That Caught My Eye Today: China and the Uyghurs, Formerly Incarcerated Firefighters & More (September 8, 2020)

A man holds a Uyghur flag at a rally during China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi’s visit in Berlin, Germany September 1, 2020. (Michele Tantussi/Reuters) 1. The Washington Post: New evidence of China’s concentration camps shows its hardening resolve to wipe out the Uighurs Previously, eyewitness accounts, government documents and satellite imagery published by scholars and … Read more