A British biomechanist believes he can help ease the strain on the shins of walkers and soldiers trekking for many miles while wearing heavy loads on their backs with a new type of footwear. Can a spring change the way we walk? Jim Drury looks at the product's first steps.
Firefighters battle wildfire in Yosemite National Park
Hundreds of homes were threatened as wildfire ravaged through America’s famed Yosemite National Park. The effects of a severe drought in California have been felt as nearly 2,000 firefighters battled the flames that threatened homes, vineyards and precious vegetation. Evgeny Tchebotarev, 29 from Toronto, Canada, took this footage from the edge of Yosemite National Park at El Portal as the California Fire department fought the flames with staff on the ground and helicopters in the air.
Videographer / Director: Evgeny Tchebotarev, Producer: Rebecca Lewis, Editor: Joshua Douglas.
At least 30 Palestinians have been killed in some of the heaviest bombardments from air, sea and land since the Israeli offensive began. The attacks came in response to Hamas rocket fire. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Shia LaBeouf is repeatedly punched in the head by a shirtless man in a Vancouver street in astonishing scenes caught on video. It is unclear what started the attack in the video obtained by celebrity website TMZ.com, which begins with LaBeouf already on the ground. TMZ reports LaBeouf and the man were both kicked out of the Cinema Public House bar by security after an incident, before the man tore off his shirt and punched the Hollywood star. The video shows LaBeouf trying to chase after the man but being restrained by a friend who tells him, "You gotta lay low right now!" LaBeouf is in Vancouver filming his new movie "The Company You Keep"