Macedonian parliament narrowly greenlights name change for ‘brighter future’ with NATO & EU

Barely eking out the required majority and casting aside the failed popular referendum, Macedonia’s parliament has approved the country’s name change for the sake of a “brighter future” reserved for NATO members. The Macedonian population largely boycotted the referendum, despite the best efforts of its US-backed government, which tried to entice voters by phrasing the question […]

WATCH: Shocking moment dramatic runway crash is narrowly avoided in heart-stopping video

Namibia Airport narrowly avoided a serious accident when a train of four luggage trolleys was sent flying at high speed towards a stationary plane. A viral video of the dramatic incident shows airport workers at Hosea Kutako International Airport desperately trying to run after the trolleys and stop them crashing into the aircraft. The train’s […]

Brazil’s right-wing Bolsonaro narrowly misses first round win in presidential election

Brazilian right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro will head to the second round of the country’s election, facing leftist candidate Fernando Haddad on October 28, after narrowly failing to secure fifty percent of first round votes. Bolsonaro is leading the polls in the first round of the presidential election, with 47 percent of the vote and 92.5 percent […]

Google Maps Street View: Man narrowly escapes dangerous accident while working

Google Maps Street View captured a man and his wife doing work outside of their house. The woman was peering into a bush with a gardening tool by her foot, as she appeared to be preparing or fixing the foliage and fence. The man was on a ladder looking over the top of his caravan […]

The woman who narrowly escaped the alleged Border Patrol serial killer said he grew enraged after she mentioned her murdered friend

Webb County Sheriff’s Office via Associated Press The woman who escaped a Border Patrol agent and accused serial killer has spoken to police and relatives about how she survived the ordeal. Juan David Ortiz, a supervisory Border Patrol agent, was arrested in Texas on September 15 and quickly confessed to murdering four women and abducting […]

50 Cent and 6ix9ine narrowly miss shooting in Brooklyn near music video set

Published time: 16 Aug, 2018 11:51 Edited time: 16 Aug, 2018 11:53 50 Cent and 6ix9ine’s music video shoot almost turned deadly on Tuesday night as they narrowly escaped being hit by gunfire in the Brooklyn area of New York. The two rappers were filming in the Greenpoint neighbourhood when a gunman fired at least […]

WATCH: Speeding car narrowly escapes crashing into this – inches from innocent pedestrian

A viral video has captured the moment a pedestrian had a close shave near a car crash. The man, with his hood pulled up, can be seen walking over to a sign. Having fallen down in the wind, he goes to put it back up against the pavement. What happens next makes for a scary […]

Conservative Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski narrowly beats back his progressive challenger in a bitter Illinois primary battle with national implications

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski narrowly managed to beat back his progressive challenger in Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District on Tuesday with 50.9% of the vote.  Marie Newman, a first-time candidate, campaigned against Lipinski’s conservative social views and opposition to Obamacare, positions she argued were out of step with those of his constituents.  Lipinski’s […]

WATCH: Terrifying moment motorbike narrowly escapes a crash

Thanks to a rise in popularity of dash cams, road accidents and collisions are being caught on camera and spread across the internet. Dangerous driving that’s been caught in particular, is often named and shamed. This viral video is one of those occasions as the footage has caught the exact moment two cars crash. However, […]