Firefighters rescue couple from burning flat on Valentine’s Day

A couple spent their Valentine's Day in hospital after being rescued by brave firefighters who pulled them from their burning top floor flat. Heart-stopping video captured the moment firefighters scaled the three storey block where a huge blaze had broken. A man was rescued from the balcony, while

Boy, 5, tried desperately to save twin from freezing river

A twin, just five years old, risked his life as he desperately tried to pull his brother from the freezing water of a river after he fell in while they were playing. The heartbroken parents of Kayden Fleck have opened up about the "nightmare" they are living since

Walker dies after plunging more than 800ft down cliff on Snowdon

A man has died after plunging more than 800ft off a cliff on Snowdon. North Wales Police received two emergency calls from witnesses who saw the climber fall near the notorious Clogwyn Coch just after 12.30pm on Saturday. It is believed the walker may have slipped and fallen from the

Watch: Transplant leaves man with two beating hearts

A man has been left with two hearts after surgeons discovered a donated organ was too small minutes before a life-saving transplant. Following a seven-hour procedure the 56-year-old has become one of only 150 people worldwide to have ever undergone such an operation. He was suffering from end

Nurse kept crash pad in college dorm for decades: suit

A 67-year-old man has been crashing in a Hunter College dorm room — among comely coeds — for nearly four decades, according to a new lawsuit by the university. Derek DeFreitas has a permanent residence in Orange County. Yet he’s “maintained a dormitory room ‘crash pad’ at the Brookdale

Woman in court accused of murdering seven-month-old baby

A woman has appeared in court charged with the neglect and murder of a seven-month-old baby. Shalina Kukkundoor Padmanabha, 31, of Epping New Road, Buckhurst Hill, Essex, appeared before Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Friday. She is charged over the death of Shagun Chandra-Prasad. The defendant spoke only to give her name,