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Bear Grylls, 45, is the first person that springs to mind when thinking about Britain’s most intrepid explorers. His military background – a British former SAS serviceman and honorary lieutenant-colonel – helped to shape his survival instinct. His willingness to throw himself into hostile environments has made him a TV sensation over the years. The …

Rachel Gildersleeve decided Wednesday afternoon to take the back road home from school. As she was driving, the 18-year-old Murietta resident started to see smoke and then a small flame. The two cars in front of her kept driving, and Gildersleeve looked at the burned ground and figured the fire must be contained. But as …

Image caption The artefacts, including a powder container cap and impacted shot, were found in a river valley Artefacts from the site of the final battle of the English Civil War have been unearthed for the first time. Musket balls, horse harness fittings and belt buckles were found at the Battle of Worcester site in …

Image copyright AFP Boris Johnson is considering seeking an early general election if MPs wanting to block a no-deal Brexit defeat the government this week. The BBC understands “live discussions” are going on in No 10 about asking Parliament to approve a snap poll. Political editor Laura Kuenssberg said it could happen as soon as …

Use of modern technology, weather alerts, inter-State coordination, and advance preparation helped officials battle the floods better this time around. One result is the reduced number of deaths. In the 2009 floods, the toll was 294 and now it’s close to 90. Two factors accentuated the floods: north Karnataka received the highest rainfall in 118 …

In episode 157, we spoke with Army Veteran Ursula Draper about her role in the development of an Assistive Technology (AT) program. In this week’s Benefits Breakdown, we take a deeper dive into how this program works and who is able to access it. The …

During his first speech as prime minister on the steps of 10 Downing Street last month, Boris Johnson said the UK was “leading the world in the battery technology” to cut carbon emissions and tackle climate change. The reality, however, is less compelling than Mr Johnson’s statement. While UK universities have a strong record in …

Wendy’s is entering the Twitter battle over which fried chicken sandwich reigns supreme. On Monday, Chick-fil-A’s apparent subtweet of Popeyes’ new fried chicken sandwich set off a social media frenzy. “Bun + Chicken + Pickles = all the ❤️ for the original,” Chick-fil-A tweeted. Popeyes — which recently rolled out a new fried chicken sandwich …

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — At least six Philadelphia police officers were shot during a gun battle in Philadelphia’s Nicetown-Tioga section and rushed to the hospital on Wednesday afternoon, authorities say. Another officer was injured in a car crash while heading to the scene. The scene is still active as the shooter is still armed inside a …