Designer creates home out of a dumpster

September 30, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A designer has created a home out of a DUMPSTER – complete with kitchen, toilet and shower. Gregory Kloehn spent seven months converting a street skip into a permanent place to live. He fitted a kitchen, toilet, shower, living and sleeping areas – all within the tiny confines of the typical dumpster. The 40-year-old’s property…

Gamer ‘killed’ on Call of Duty tracked down and throttled his teenage virtual assassin

September 30, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A man whose online character was killed in a fire fight playing the computer game ‘Call of Duty’ was so outraged he sought out the teenaged assassin and ‘throttled’ him in a revenge attack, a court heard. Mark Bradford, 46, was furious after he was gunned down in the interactive game and ”lost it” when…

Schoolgirl has rugby ball-sized tumour removed

September 30, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

A petite schoolgirl has made a ‘miracle’ recovery after surgeons removed a tumour from her chest – the size of a RUGBY BALL. Brave Lucy Betts, 12, could barely breath as the huge tumour crushed her left lung ”like a crisp packet” against her heart. Doctors initially treated Lucy for asthma until an X-ray and…

Vauxhall Frontera found near Snowdon summit – AGAIN

September 30, 2011 | by | 7 Comments

Police launched an investigation today after this 4×4 vehicle was found near the summit of Snowdon — for the SECOND time. The distinctive red Vauxhall Frontera was seized by cops and mountain officials near to the visitors centre – one month since it was found at another spot on the peak. After the first incident,…

Dictator’s playboy son has supercars seized in corruption crackdown

September 30, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

This is the embarrassing moment the playboy son of a feared African dictator had £7 MILLION worth of supercars seized as part of a war on government corruption. Authorities swooped on the exclusive Paris home of Equatorial Guinea minister Teodorin Nguema and confiscated 11 motors – including TWO Bugatti Veyrons worth £3million A number of…

Gorilla gives birth at Bristol Zoo

September 29, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A female gorilla who was the first in the world to undergo fertility treatment has given birth to her third baby – after conceiving naturally.

Teenager wins World Freestyle Football World Championships

September 29, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

English football fans can finally celebrate an international cup win after a 19-year-old was crowned world champion – at trick KEEPY-UPPIES. Talented Andrew Henderson, 19, has ended 45 years of hurt by winning the World Freestyle Football World Championships in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He dazzled the judges with a jaw-dropping range of tricks to music…

Crocodile turns orange

September 23, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

This captive crocodile is feeling a little off colour after a chemical imbalance in his water tank turned him – ORANGE. Snappy, a fiercely aggressive saltwater croc, bit through a water pipe in his enclosure at Roaming Reptiles in Melbourne. The attack caused a filter to stop working and pH levels in the water soared…

Gastric bypass killed pregnant woman’s unborn baby

September 23, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A former obese mum told yesterday how her gastric bypass killed her unborn baby – by starving it of nutrition in the womb. Holly Emms, 25, underwent stomach surgery on the NHS after doctors warned that her 18 stone frame was damaging her health. But she was unaware that she was in the early stages…

Animal lover opens up seven-star pet resort

September 22, 2011 | by | 4 Comments

Pampered pets can live the life of luxury in the world’s first seven-star animal hotel in Dubai – complete with air conditioned suites and an on-site GYM. Irish ex-pat Aideen O’Mara set up the Urban Tails Pet Resort as a pet equivalent to the mega-rich resort’s famous Burj Al Arab hotel. Charging up to #68…

School bans leather footballs

September 22, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

Parents were today furious after a school banned leather footballs in the playground – and replaced them with SPONGE ones to prevent injury. The junior school’s head teacher has banned old-fashioned footballs – booted around by youngsters for generations – in response to ”a number of accidents”. She ruled that pupils could only use lighter…

White stag photographed in British countryside

September 22, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

This incredible picture captures the moment a rare stunning white stag is spotted in the British countryside. The majestic wild animal – long associated with mystery and good luck – was pictured by amateur wildlife photographer Ian Crisp as it lay in Devon. Ian, 30, of North Tawton, Devon, is remaining tight-lipped about the exact…

Jenson Button’s Ford GT for sale

September 22, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

A rare Ford GT supercar is up for sale with one careful owner – JENSON BUTTON. The F1 ace added this gleaming white model to his collection of sports cars in 2006. But the former world champion only covered 3,500 miles in the five-year old vehicle and it’s now come onto the market for £129,995….

Eddy Shah denies underage sex claims

September 22, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Ex-newspaper tycoon Eddy Shah has denied having sex with an underage prostitute – but admitted sleeping with the girl’s MUM. The hotels entrepreneur, 67, was quizzed by detectives on Tuesday over claims he slept with the girl in 1990s when she was 15. He is alleged to be one of four men who had sex…

Vincent Tabak faces parents of Joanna Yeates for first time

September 20, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

The parents of landscape architect Joanna Yeates faced her killer in court for the first time today. Tragic Jo, 25, disappeared after enjoying a few drinks with work colleagues on December 17, 2010 – with her frozen body found on Christmas Day morning. Dutch architect Vincent Tabak, 33, was due to sign an enhanced statement…

Nice little urner: youngster scatters gran’s ashes in space

September 20, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

A space fan gave his late grandmother a cosmic send-off by scattering her ashes – at the edge of SPACE. Chester Mojay-Sinclare, 22, placed Pat Sinclare’s remains into a mini urn and attached it to a meteorological balloon which he floated 100,000ft above East Anglia. A mechanism then released the ashes into the stratosphere –…

Thug invited men to ex-girlfriend’s home for sex and ‘rape fantasies’

September 20, 2011 | by | 3 Comments

A jilted boyfriend who set up a fake email account in his ex-girlfriend’s name which he used to invite men to her home for sex and ‘rape fantasies’ has been jailed. Evil Khalid Hussain, 30, created bogus profiles on dating and swinging websites and invited men to her home address for no-strings romps. Between February…