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Mar 4, 2013

Queen Elizabeth hospitalized due to stomach illness, Buckingham Palace announces

Queen Elizabeth hospitalized due to stomach illness, Buckingham Palace announces
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Queen Elizabeth II was hospitalized on Sunday, March 3, 2013 due to stomach illness, and is now being observed at King Edward VII hospital in central London. The 86-year old British queen reportedly had symptoms of gastroenteritis, and is expected to be in the hospital for two days. Queen Elizabeth II Image Credit: Royal.gov.uk As […]


Jan 31, 2013

Artist hides $12K in gallery: Tomas Georgeson hides check in Milton Keynes Gallery

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An artist hides $12K inside a gallery of paintings and arts in London on Tuesday, January 29, 2013. Tomas Georgeson of Buckinghamshire reportedly left a blank check for $12,600 inside the Milton Keynes Gallery to attract visitors. According to Georgeson the $12K check is hidden among his paintings and other arts inside the gallery. The […]


Dec 12, 2012

50-Foot Duck: Jackpotjoy Duck Floats On River Thames (Photo and Video)

The 50-foot-duck: Jackpotjoy Duck
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A 50-foot duck can be seen floating on the River Thames in London on Tuesday, December 11, 2012, international news sites reported that day. According to reports, the 50-foot rubber duck is a publicity stunt for the gaming company Jackpotjoy. It was reportedly launched to celebrate the launching of Jackpotjoy‘s Facebook FUNdation. Jackpotjoy Duck, the […]


Dec 4, 2012

Kate Middleton Pregnant: The Royal Palace Confirmed Kate Middleton Is Pregnant

Kate Middleton
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Kate Middleton is pregnant, the Royal Palace confirmed as reported by international news sites on Monday, December 3, 2012. Kate Middleton Image Credit: Yahoo! OMG “Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby,” Prince William‘s office reportedly said in a […]


Dec 3, 2012

Twins Fighting In Womb: New MRI Shows Identical Twins Fighting Inside Womb (Video)

Twins fighting in womb
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A video of twins, seemingly fighting inside their mother’s womb is made available online, international news sites reported on Friday, November 30, 2012. The twins fighting in womb Image Credit: Youtube screen grab The video, as shown below, shows identical twins kicking each other fighting for more leg room inside the womb. According to reports, […]


Aug 29, 2012

Queen wears hoodie while driving a Range Rover, caught on camera (Photo)

Queen wears hoodie
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The Queen was reportedly spotted wearing a could be looked like a hoodie while driving a Range Rover, as shown in the photo below, and is now going viral since it is being noted to be a very rare view. A news report by NBC is also available below. Queen wears hoodie Image Credit: Jim […]


Aug 8, 2012

Worst Olympic dive: German diver Stephan Feck diving flat on his back goes viral (Video)

Worst Olympic dive: German diver Stephan Feck diving flat on his back goes viral (Video)
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The so-called “worst Olympic dive” was reportedly made by German diver Stephan Feck, who had a failed dive at the Aquatics Centre in London on Monday, August 6, 2012, as shown in the video below, and is now going viral. Stephan Feck diving fail “worst Olympic dive” Image Credit: NBC Olympics video According to the […]


Aug 1, 2012

Maria Sharapova hits Novak Djokovic on his crotch with a tennis ball, part of a commercial shoot? (Video)

Maria Sharapova hits Novak Djokovic on his crotch with a tennis ball, part of a commercial shoot? (Video)
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Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova hit Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic on his crotch with a tennis ball, as shown in the video below, with the scene not related to any professional game and not even a practice for the London Olympics. Maria Sharapova, holding a tennis racket, and Novak Djokovic lying on the ground, […]


Jul 28, 2012

London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony unfolds, celebrates Britain, ‘The Queen’ in parachute (Photos)

London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony unfolds, celebrates Britain, 'The Queen' in parachute (Photos)
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Updated: July 30, 2012 4:15 p.m. Read UFO sighting during London Olympics opening ceremony captured on TV, reports say (Video) The London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony started at around 9 p.m. London time (4 p.m ET) on Friday, July 27, 2012, as shown in the photos below; which lasted for about three hours. It featured […]


Jul 27, 2012

Pregnant Olympic shooter from Malaysia hopes baby to cooperate during London Olympics 2012 competition

Pregnant Olympic shooter from Malaysia hopes baby to cooperate during London Olympics 2012 competition
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Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi, a pregnant Olympic shooter from Perak, Malaysia, recently said that she is ready to compete for London Olympics 2012, but hopes that her baby will cooperate during the 10-meter women’s air rifle competition and that she could bring home an Olympic gold medal. Malaysian pregnant Olympic shooter Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi […]