Spaniel gobbles 206 pebbles on beach

Ms O’Regan said the quantity found in Dilan’s stomach was “unheard of”. “We made a small incision, about an inch long, and took them all out,” Ms O’Regan said. The vets counted 206 pebbles, weighing 0.4 stone (2.7kg). Image copyright Williams Veterinary Surgeons Image caption Pebble-gree chum: The vets extracted…

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Chicago fire kills 8 people, including 6 kids, in a home with no smoke detector

(CNN)A fire tore through a 2nd-story Chicago home overnight, killing six children, two adults and a dog, the city’s fire commissioner said. The relationships of those found on the 2nd floor was not immediately clear. In addition to the eight people killed, two children were injured and hospitalized, the fire…

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Rescuer hit in airstrike keeps filming to capture the horror in Syria’s Idlib

(CNN)As he had done dozens of times before, Anas al-Diab rushed to film the aftermath of an airstrike in Syria’s Idlib province. “Guys, guys, please come carry me,” he shouts to his fellow rescue workers, the video shows. “I can’t move.” Several other men try to get him to safety,…

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Pope meets with leaders of US Catholic Church ‘lacerated’ by abuse scandal

Rome (CNN)Struggling to contain one of the most serious crises of his papacy, Pope Francis met Thursday in Rome with leaders of the American Catholic Church, the epicenter of a rapidly escalating clergy sex abuse scandal. “As we departed the audience, we prayed the Angelus together for God’s mercy and…

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Roger Stone Says He’s Next On ‘Crooked Special Prosecutor’s Hit List’

Donald Trump’s long-time friend and adviser launched a legal defense fund because he’s convinced special counsel Just days ago, Stone said he thought Mueller would indict Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son. In emails on Monday asking “Fellow Patriot[s]” for money, Stone says he’s likely next on the “crooked special prosecutor’s…

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Racist graffiti erased by crafty kids

Graffiti- Is it culture or vandalism? BBC Four – A Brief History of Graffiti – A Brief History of Graffiti- In pictures Graffiti artists took over my village Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGraffiti covers racist marks in underpass Julie Edwards, project manager for Ynysangharad War Memorial…

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