Cold Feet spoilers: Viewers in tears as Jenny Gifford receives tragic news ‘My heart sank’

Jenny (played by Fay Ripley) seemed in high spirits at the beginning of Cold Feet as she and the group of friends gathered at the wedding ceremony of Ramona Ramirez (Jacey Salles) to welcome back the ITV series. Following the celebrations, Jenny and her husband Pete Gifford (John Thomson) returned home with the fifty-year-old reeling […]

How a War in Egypt Sank Yemen's Once-Bustling Port

It was just before 8 a.m. and most pilots in the Egyptian Air Force were at breakfast when the little radar blips representing Israeli jets disappeared. The region was on the edge of war, and tensions between Israel and its Arab neighbor couldn’t have been higher. The radar anomaly wasn’t unusual; it happened every morning […]

How protectionism sank America’s entire merchant fleet

IN APRIL 1956 the world’s first container ship—the Ideal X—set sail from New Jersey. A year later in Seattle the world’s first commercially successful airliner, Boeing’s 707, made its maiden flight. Both developments slashed the cost of moving cargo and people. Boeing still makes half the world’s airliners. But America’s shipping fleet, 17% of the […]

This legendary Navy captain sank 19 enemy ships

Wikimedia Commons In the early months of 1943, the USS Wahoo was on its third war patrol when the sub and its crew found themselves under the new leadership of Lt. Commander Dudley Morton after relieving Marvin Kennedy from his duty. After serving in the Asiatic Fleet, the Kentucky native and Naval Academy graduate recognized that […]

Infuriating mix-up that sank Aussies

Video Image Smith looks up, Kohli blows up1:23 Cricket: Smith looks up, Kohli blows up. March 7th 2017 4 hours ago /video/ Internationals/ Shaun Marsh leaves the ground after being dismissed. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi) Ben HorneThe Daily Telegraph Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Email a friend STEVE […]