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Thursday August 7, 2014    11:07 AM
A Perth man whose leg slipped into a space between a train and the platform was freed by his fellow passengers, who formed a human bond and pushed the train car enough to release his trapped limb.

The man was boarding the train in Perth, Australia around 9 AM, and misstepped right next to the painted warning to ‘Mind The Gap’.

One eyewitness said, “He stood in the doorway and as he was sort of taking up his position there, one leg slipped outside the door, slipped outside the gap, and he was stuck. “We alerted the driver, made sure the train didn’t move.”

The surveillance camera caught the spontaneous community rescue and the video was shared with Australian media.

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Monday August 4, 2014    08:59 AM
After a 10-year chase taking it billions of miles across the solar system, the Rosetta spacecraft is homing in on its close encounter with a comet.

Blurry pictures of the oddly-shaped rock have already been returned but on Wednesday scientists at the European Space Agency, which is leading the project, say they hope to see images from within about 75 miles as the probe carries out the last of its braking maneuvers.

If successful, the mission will notch up a series of firsts. Rosetta will be the first spacecraft to orbit a comet on its journey around the sun, and in November mission controllers aim to place the robotic lander Philae on the surface -- something that has never been done b

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Monday August 4, 2014    08:51 AM
Growing up as a celebrity child is often both very glamorous and difficult. After all, these kids get whatever they want, yet at the same time they are hounded by the paparazzi 24/7. And while many of them are wee-little when we first meet them through the camera, as they age, there’s one thing that usually determines whether or not the paparazzi will continue to follow them around or leave them alone–the determining factor is whether or not they get H-O-T-T hott. Let’s take a quick look at several child celebs who turned out to be very pleasing on the eye.

Remember Harriet the Spy? Michelle Trachtenberg has always been a great actress, but she really surprised everyone with the beaut

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Thursday July 31, 2014    12:06 PM
(CNN) -- Jessica Barrymore, the half-sister of actress Drew Barrymore, was found dead early Tuesday morning.

Jessica Barrymore, 47, was found in her vehicle on a street in National City, California, near San Diego, the San Diego County Medical Examiner said in a report.

According to San Diego TV station KGTV, a resident noticed Barrymore at the wheel of a car blocking her driveway around 6 a.m. Tuesday. When the resident went to check on her, Barrymore did not respond. Upon seeing "dozens of white pills scattered around," the TV station reported, the resident called police.

Her death was confirmed by the fire department. She was an employee of a Petco store.

Jessica Barrymore and

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Thursday July 31, 2014    11:59 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A 3-year-old boy who got stuck after crawling in a hot car in Lancaster, South Carolina on Wednesday has died, according to an official at Carolinas Medical Center.

Authorities told WSOC-TV that Logan Cox suffered severe heat stroke after climbing into a car when his parents did not see him. It was announced Sunday that he died.

Teresa Clevinger, the victim’s grandmother, said the boy woke up from a nap and walked outside her home on Walnut Road while his parents were napping.

The boy and a dog got into his mother’s car and shut the door, then could not get back out, Clevinger said.

“This was an accident. It has never happened before and it’ll never happen again

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Monday July 28, 2014    10:18 AM
The city of Seattle might start fining residents who put food waste in the garbage instead of the compost bin — the latest idea to push for better recycling rates.

Dozens of cities nationwide now give residents the option of putting their household food scraps in a curbside compost bin. Seattle is looking at making it a requirement.

The city is nearly 4 percent away from its goal of recycling 60 percent of its garbage by 2015 and the clock is ticking. So, city staff and Mayor Ed Murray are recommending new rules to close the gap, including enforcement of mandatory residential curbside composting.

Under Seattle’s current curbside composting program, residents can put food scraps and

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