Horror moment paraglide goes badly wrong – killing tourist in mountain crash

Horror moment paraglide goes badly wrong – killing tourist in mountain crash

A tourist caught on video crashing into a mountain seconds after taking off on a tandem paragliding ride has died in hospital without regaining consciousness. The incident was filmed in the resort city of Sochi in the western Russian region of Krasnodar Krai when the…

Mystery over 'penis-shaped' landmark after it disappears from German mountain

Mystery over 'penis-shaped' landmark after it disappears from German mountain

It might be a tough nut to crack, but police are investigating the mystery disappearing from a phallic image. The 6.5ft wooden statue was apparently cut down from his home on a Bavarian mountainside over the weekend, the Allgaeuer Zeitung newspaper reported. Reports suggest the…

Al-Qaeda boss who took over from Bin Laden ‘dies in mountain hideout’

Al-Qaeda boss who took over from Bin Laden ‘dies in mountain hideout’

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has reportedly died of asthma in his mountain hideout in Afghanistan, it is said. Ayman al-Zawahiri took over from Osama bin Laden after the terror leader was murdered by US special forces in a daring attack on his compound in 2011….

Dachshund attacks mountain lion trying to kill older dog in astonishing CCTV

The cougar, on the left, jumps over the wall

A brave Dachshund managed to save his canine friend from certain death when he attacked a mountain lion who jumped over the garden gate. In CCTV, recorded in Evergreen, Colorado, USA, two small dogs run around the driveway, sniff the ground, and bark as if…