Anthony Jackson and his cat, Duke, share many similarities, one of them being a love for popcorn. But unlike his owner, Duke isn’t actually interested in eating the popcorn; he just likes to feel the warmth against his face. The cat sticking out of the popcorn does make it difficult for anyone else to have some, though. Credit: YouTube/AnthonyJackson
Jack McEvoy was competing in a 1500m steeplechase race in Massapequa Park, New York, when he tripped over one of the hurdles. Unfortunately for McEvoy, all that was on the other side of the hurdle was a large section of water. “Needed a good time in this race for a seed for counties…Didn’t quite get it,” writes McEvoy. Credit: YouTube/ cheifs1600track
The family of a British construction worker murdered by his Islamist kidnappers just minutes after a joint UK and Nigerian rescue operation stormed their compound today praised the soldiers who tried to save him,
Rebecca Adlington on her hopes for London Olympics 2012
Rebecca will line up with Britain’s best swimmers at The British Gas Swimming Championships, which doubles as the Olympic selection trials, from 3rd – 10th March 2012. There she will get her first taste of competition in the pool at the London Aquatics Centre, where she will be hoping to defend her titles this summer.