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16 January 2019 10:23 AM WATCH: Giant rotating ice disk forms in US river

A curious formation that has grabbed the attention of Greater Portland, Maine, is actually a spinning ice disk, and it's roughly 91 metres wide. The formation in the Presumpscot River was widely shared on social media, and it has drawn comparisons to an alien spacecraft, a carousel and the moon. Rob Mitchell, who owns a nearby office building, spotted 450

14 January 2019 11:33 AM Canada air traffic controllers buy pizza for US colleagues

Canadian air traffic controllers have bought hundreds of pizzas for their American counterparts over the past few days in what has become an industry-wide show of support during the US government's partial shutdown. Peter Duffey, the head of the Canadian Air Traffic Control Association, said on Sunday the initiative began on Thursday when employees at Edmonton's 111

11 January 2019 8:30 AM WATCH: Shake your tail on over to this new dog museum in New York

The museum is actually returning to New York after three decades on the outskirts of St Louis. The glassy street-level space a block from Grand Central Terminal, is looking to boost attendance to 80 000 to 100 000 people this year, from the 10 000 visitors they had at their smaller previous premises. And, looking at what they're offering, it might not be too hard to do so. A walk through 133

09 January 2019 1:11 PM Showmax releases the first trailer for their new original series that has a powerhouse of women behind it

Cape Town – Showmax has released the first trailer for The Girl from St. Agnes and it looks like a creepily, gripping thrill ride. The series – which is the second original show from the South African streaming service – will be available for subscribers from Thursday, 31 January 2019. The eight episode series was produced by Harriet Gavshon of Quizzical 176

09 January 2019 12:45 PM Jordan Peele's horror Us to open SXSW 2019

New York — Jordan Peele's Us, his anticipated follow-up to Get Out, will make its world premiere at the South by Southwest Film Festival. SXSW announced on Tuesday that Us will open the 26th edition of the Austin, Texas, festival on 8 March. Like Peele's Get Out, Us is a socially minded horror thriller. The film stars Lupita Nyong'o as a woman returning 153

08 January 2019 7:21 PM Chewing gum helps convict DJ for killing teacher more than 20 years ago

A popular Pennsylvania DJ has pleaded guilty to raping and strangling a schoolteacher in 1992 after being identified as a suspect as a result of DNA a relative submitted to a genealogy database. Raymond Charles Rowe apologised in court on Tuesday for killing 25-year-old primary school teacher Christy Mirack at her apartment in Lancaster. He was sentenced 113

07 January 2019 1:33 PM Irish embassy still looking for missing citizen who was supposed to arrive in Joburg

The Irish embassy in South Africa on Monday said it was still trying to determine if one of its citizens had arrived in Johannesburg, after he was reported missing. It is believed that Stanley Currie boarded a Johannesburg-bound flight on December 28 from Ireland, but he hasn't been heard from since December 30. The embassy's Paul Evans told News24 that officials 80

02 January 2019 5:00 PM PICS: Minki van der Westhuizen and her family vacation at the beach

Cape Town - TV personality Minki van der Westhuizen and her family are enjoying their holiday at the beach, and we're so jealous! The former Boer Soek 'n Vrou host is spending time in Hermanus, soaking up the sun and splashing in the water. In one photo, the mother-of-three takes her daughters for a walk, and she captions the cute snap: "First outing 78

01 January 2019 10:00 AM Tragedy as 3 die in separate incidents on New Year's Eve in Joburg

Police are investigating the deaths of three people who died in Johannesburg on New Year’s Eve, in three separate incidents. Two of these are suspected murders and as of Tuesday morning, no arrests had been made. A case of murder is being investigated after a man, estimated to be in his late-20s, was stabbed to death after the City of Joburg’s New Year’s 109

31 December 2018 7:48 AM Miss Africa 2018's hair catches fire as she is crowned

Cape Town – Miss Congo, Dorcas Kasinde, won the Miss Africa 2018 beauty pageant, but her crowning moment didn’t go as planned when her hair caught fire onstage. The annual pageant was held in Cross River State in Nigeria on 27 December and a video of the unfortunate moment has gone viral. The day after the pageant, the organisers of the event posted 77