Man fights alligator to save his puppy and uses bare hands to open its jaws

Richard Wilbanks rescues his dog from an alligator in Florida

A brave man had his hands “chewed up” by an alligator to rescue his puppy from his vise-like grip. Richard Wilbanks, from Florida, USA, was caught on video jumping into shallow water and fending off the massive predator to rescue his poor dog. In the amazing clip, the man wades into the river and brings … Read more

Brit mum fights for life in Turkey as family launch desperate GoFundMe

Brit mum fights for life in Turkey as family launch desperate GoFundMe

A family has issued a heartfelt plea and a crowdfunding page to save a British mum currently fighting for her life abroad. Carole Fleming, aged 67, is from the north west of England and is currently fighting for her life after collapsing in Turkey. The 67-year-old, from Stockport, in the UK, is currently being kept … Read more

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny fights for life, aides suspect poisoning

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny fights for life, aides suspect poisoning

MOSCOW — Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was fighting for his life in a Siberian hospital on Thursday after drinking tea that allies said they believe was laced with poison. If confirmed, it would be the latest in a long series of poisonings and suspected poisonings of people who have fallen out with the Kremlin, which … Read more

Pensioner fights off raging brown bear with his fists after fishing trip ambush

Pensioner fights off raging brown bear with his fists after fishing trip ambush

A pensioner had a death-defying escape when he fought off a raging brown bear with his bare knuckles when a fishing trip went wrong. The remarkable hand-to-claw struggle happened in northern Russia, by a lake surrounded by forest. Pensioner Mitrofan Tretryakov, 69, was seriously wounded and completely floored by his ordeal, after being ambushed by … Read more

Boy, 13, fights for life after being hit by Jaguar as 15-year-old arrested

Boy, 13, fights for life after being hit by Jaguar as 15-year-old arrested

A 13-year-old boy is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a Jaguar car which failed to stop. A 15-year-old boy has since been arrested for dangerous driving after Tuesday afternoon’s crash in Ashton-in-Makerfield, near Wigan, Greater Manchester Police said. The younger boy was walking along the pavement when he was hit by … Read more

Driver fights off snake with just a knife and seatbelt while speeding at 76mph

Driver fights off snake with just a knife and seatbelt while speeding at 76mph

A driver pulled over by police for speeding was let off when it emerged he was trying to fight off a vicious snake while driving at the same time. In the clip, police hail down the panicked driver who has stopped at the side of the road in northern Queensland, Australia. Leaning out the window, … Read more

Girl, 14, fights off rapists but is burned to death by her attackers

Girl, 14, fights off rapists but is burned to death by her attackers

A teenage schoolgirl fought off two would-be rapists – including a 14-year-old boy – but was then doused in kerosene and burned to death by her attackers. The 14-year-old suffered burns to 80 per cent of her body and later died in hospital following the disturbing attack in the district of Bemetara in central India. … Read more

Fights, naps, chaos, and cuddles: 4 dads on how the pandemic transformed their notion of fatherhood

Fights, naps, chaos, and cuddles: 4 dads on how the pandemic transformed their notion of fatherhood

Like most of America’s 37 million families with children under 18, I’ve been at home with my child all day, every day since the start of widespread coronavirus lockdowns. There is no escape from parenting — no bar, no office, no work event I absolutely can’t miss. It’s a stereotype to say all fathers are … Read more

Student fights off 11ft shark and kicks it head to escape in dramatic video

Student fights off 11ft shark and kicks it head to escape in dramatic video

An 18-year-old school student feared he would lose a leg as he kicked a shark in the head, as it attacked him in the sea. Lachlan Pye who was out spearfishing off the coast of North Queensland was filming himself when the 11ft shark appeared underneath him. Panicking for his life and limbs, he kicked … Read more

Girl, 5, fights for life with Kawasaki disease after beating Covid

Girl, 5, fights for life with Kawasaki disease after beating Covid

A heartbroken father has revealed that his five-year-old girl is fighting to stay alive in the hospital with Kawasaki disease. Up to 100 children have been treated in the hospital with symptoms such as rash and swollen glands, while others have become seriously ill and require intensive care. The girl – labeled ‘healthy’ by her … Read more