A HERO skydiving instructor died after saving a student whose parachute failed in mid-air.
Carl Marsh, 46, managed to release pupil Dominic Leeds' reserve chute just 1,600ft from the ground after a toggle snapped and stopped his primary parachute deploying.
But in doing so he became entangled in the discarded
DEVASTATED animal lovers are mourning the loss of a 'hero' dog which fought off a bear attack long enough for his owner and four other pets to find safety.
Lovable Pete died after saving Stephen Parisi from a startled black bear while trekking through New Jersey's Monksville Reservoir.
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AN ARMY veteran with 23 years service and was once Prince Charlies and Diana’s driver has now been left sleeping on the streets and suffering from PTSD.
Mark Roberts, 50, has an extensive military record and is a Gulf War hero, begin amongst the first troops involved in the
DOZENS have paid tribute to a WW2 hero who was laid to rest with full military honours today - a year after he died alone.
William McLelland, 97, died in his Heathfield flat on February 7 last year, without any living family members.
Glasgow funeral directors Anderson Maguire launched an
TWO quick-thinking plane passengers sprang into action to save a woman's life by cobbling together a makeshift respiratory device as the aircraft made an emergency landing.
Medics John Flanagan and Matthew Stevenson pumped oxygen into the stricken passenger's lungs for 45 minutes when she slumped over and began struggling
AN elderly man is fighting for his life in hospital after a gas explosion ripped through a property in Bolton.
Emergency services scrambled to Rydal Grove in Farnworth at around 2.40pm following reports of a blast at the property and also found an elderly woman with "serious burns".
SAS hero Bob Curry has called for all 13,000 homeless veterans to get a home after Sun readers helped him finally bag one.
The 64-year-old has a one-bed place of his own after the brave soldier found himself without a roof over his head.
Now, after 400,000 people signed a
SAS hero Bob Curry has been offered a job after finding a new home thanks to Sun readers.
The former soldier was out of work and homeless, but thanks to the support of thousands he is back on his feet.
Bob, who freed hostages in the 1980 Iranian Embassy siege,
On Jan. 24, former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 175 years in prison after decades of sexually abusing girls under the guise of medical treatment. Presiding over the courtroom was Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, who became an overnight internet sensation for simultaneously bashing
A ROMANIAN baker praised by Theresa May for his heroism in June’s London Bridge terror attack may sue the UK for abandoning him.
Florin Morariu, 32, hit one of the terrorists over the head and led 20 people to safety in his bakery as eight were killed.
He claims he
DEFENCE Secretary Gavin Williamson has demanded urgent action to find a home for an SAS hero facing life on the streets.
He has ordered council chiefs to meet their commitments under the military covenant by finding Bob Curry somewhere to live now.
Mr Williamson stepped in after reading of the
HOMELESS SAS hero Bob Curry is still waiting for a permanent roof over his head as celebs including Piers Morgan and Dame Kelly Holmes back our calls to find him a home.
More than 220,000 people have now signed a Sun-backed petition calling on Herefordshire Council to find
A PETITION for a SAS hero to be given a helping hand after being left homeless has reached more than 100,000 signatures.
Bob Curry, 64, was a hero during the 1980 Iranian Embassy siege but has since faced life on the streets as the council failed to house him.
A TERRORIST jailed for his part in the Iranian Embassy siege made a cushy life for himself in London using benefits - while SAS hero Bob Curry can't even get a home.
Fowiz Nejad, 61, avoided being sent back to Iran for fear of execution, instead relying on hand-outs - in
THE emaciated teen daughter of the twisted parents who allegedly kept their 13 kids starved and shackled in their house of horror told cops she was terrified they would kill her if she got caught.
She climbed out of a window to alert police of her and her 12
THE devastated son of a war hero who was found buried in a back garden after allegedly being murdered by his daughter today told of his agony.
Michael Coombes has been left reeling after the remains of his dad Ken were discovered earlier this week with his 63-year-old sister Barbara appearing
A HEARTLESS homeless man who robbed Manchester bombing victims as they bleeding on the ground taunted his family when they questioned his bravery claims.
Chris Parker is expected to be jailed when he is sentenced later this month after his lies were exposed.
The Mirror reports he sent abuse to ex-girlfriend Michelle Ray
FURY has erupted after a 'lost' World War Two plane went on display in Egypt - five years after the RAF Museum spent £200,000 of taxpayers' cash to bring it back to Britain.
The P-40 Kittyhawk was dubbed "the Mary Rose of WW2" after it crashed in the Sahara
THE family of a Manchester bombing victim have branded a homeless man "the lowest of the low" for looting bodies and taking snaps of kids killed in the attack.
Chris Parker, who was initially hailed a hero in the aftermath of the attack, owned up to stealing from the
A TEENAGER has been charged with the Christmas Day murder of a heroic mum who died saving her daughter.
Jayne Toal Reat, 43, was knifed in front of her daughter Charlotte, 21, at a property in Lisburn, Belfast early on December 25 morning.
The 19-year-old man faces two counts of
A HEROIC mum died in her daughter's arms on Christmas Day after she was stabbed at a house party trying to save her daughter.
Charlotte Reat, 21, said her mum Jayne, 43, was knifed several times after she received two stab wounds to the head at a property in Lisburn,
BRITISH soldiers on a sailing expedition saved five German and Swiss tourists from certain death in a dramatic mid-ocean rescue after their boat capsized.
The Royal Artillery troops were on a training trip when found themselves taking part in a full-scale rescue mission after they spotted a yacht tip over off the
AN OFF-DUTY cop has been hailed a hero after jumping into a car to tackle an Afghan drug addict driver who mowed down Christmas shoppers in Melbourne.
Nineteen people, including a toddler, were injured in the rampage, with the plain-clothes officer reportedly managing to wrestle the 32-year-old suspect to
A HERO police officer who clung on to an overturned van with his bare hands has spoken out about his brave actions - which saved a driver from plummeting over a bridge.
PC Martin Willis - known as Motorway Martin - held onto the teetering vehicle for 15 minutes
A VICTIM of the London Bridge terror attack who was knifed down by jihad maniacs has backed the Sun on Sunday's campaign for hero police officers who tackled the London Bridge terrorists to be awarded the George Cross.
PCs Wayne Marques, 38, and Charlie Guenigault, 25, put their lives on the
THIS is the moving moment a stray dog saves a woman from being mugged - by spotting the would-be thief's intentions and ferociously chasing him away.
In the amazing footage, a woman is forced to the ground by a vicious mugger, before the dog carefully watching the scene runs
THIS is the moment a heroic passer-by chases down a moped "gang" and shoves one of them off his bike as they appear to flee.
A video posted by TV presenter Charley Boorman shows riders dressed in black, with tinted helmets, waving at the camera before one is tackled
A BRAVE lorry driver single-handedly stopped a group of hammer-wielding moped thieves with his vehicle.
Astonishing footage shows the moment the driver of a Brakes Food lorry blocked the thugs trying to free a chained moped in West London on Friday.
A horrified onlooker began recording the thieves from the
A HERO pilot has been applauded for his "sterling job" after he crash landed a packed Flybe jet when its landing gear failed today.
The Bombardier Dash 8 Q400, which had 52 passengers and four crew on board, skidded onto the tarmac at Belfast's International Airport.
The pilot declared an emergency
A RECEPTIONIST has been hailed a hero after she saved the life of a baby boy she helped deliver in a hotel car park.
Cool-headed Karen Dyass, 46, sprang into action when Heather McSharry’s waters broke outside a Travelodge as the family stopped for a toilet break en route