July 3, 2018

‘Dead’ woman found alive in morgue fridge in South Africa

iStock/Thinkstock(PRETORIA, South Africa) -- Paramedics in the gold-mining town of Carletonville in South Africa are insisting they did everything in their power to determine whether a car crash victim could be saved before declaring her dead. Hours later, she was found alive in the mortuary fridge. The unnamed woman was certified dead by paramedics at the scene of a pile-up outside of the town, which is southwest of Johannesburg, in the early hours of June 24. The victim’s car had rolled, throw..
July 3, 2018

Group intentionally crashes drone into nuclear plant to reveal security vulnerability

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) -- Greenpeace France crashed a drone designed to look like Superman into a French nuclear plant Tuesday morning to demonstrate its vulnerability. The environmental organization published a video on its Twitter page showing a Superman-shaped drone flying over the Bugey nuclear plant, located about 20 miles from the city of Lyon. The drone then slams into a building inside the nuclear plant. Airspace surrounding and above nuclear plants are no-fly zones in France. The dron..
July 3, 2018

A few loyal accomplices aided French gangster’s daring prison escape, authorities say

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) -- A few “loyal unidentified accomplices” helped infamous French gangster Redoine Faid escape from a prison in the southern suburbs of Paris, authorities said more than 48 hours after the audacious breakout. “According to first elements of the investigation, we believe a team of four or five loyal unidentified accomplices helped Faid escape,” Philippe Veroni, the head of France’s organized crime police, said during a news conference Tuesday. Investigators “do not know ..
July 3, 2018

Rescuers weigh options for extracting soccer team from flooded cave

Linh Pham/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Rescuers and authorities are considering their options for evacuating the soccer team -- 12 boys and their coach -- discovered alive after they'd gone missing for 10 days. Authorities are considering whether the soccer players and coach should be immediately evacuated or assisted where they are as further measures are considered, even as technicians attempt to install a phone line so the boys can talk to their parents. Staying in place may be the safest..