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Pompeii 6: New huddled remains reveal final moments of people trying to escape horrifying volcano

Tangled remains of more Pompeii victims have been discovered, showing how six people desperately tried to escape the horrifying devastation of the ancient volcanic eruption by tragically huddling inside a small house. The eruption of Italy’s Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD decimated the surrounding area including well-established settlements Pompeii and Herculaneum. Uncovered by archaeologists generations later, the cities are a ...

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A glimpse into hell: Narrow escape from Kerch college massacre caught on VIDEO

Moments of sheer terror are seen on video footage from inside the Kerch college as the 18-year-old shooter moved from room to room, ruthlessly slaughtering people. A group of students is seen fleeing the school, amid dead bodies. The footage, obtained by several Telegram channels, including Mash, shows a group of female students and their teacher desperately looking for a ...

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How Russia's trusty space launch escape system saved 6 lives after initial deadly start

Thursday’s aborted launch of the Russian Soyuz spaceship may have sent the International Space Station’s work into disarray, but it also highlighted how much effort Soviet space engineers put into their creations. The apparent failure during booster separation of the Soyuz-FG launch vehicle rocket became the third time in history where crew lives were saved by a system called SAS, ...

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Emergency escape at 6000 km/h: How near miss Soyuz rocket accident unfolded (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The Soyuz was considered so safe, tweets about a successful launch had already gone out. At the same time, the two men inside were hurtling towards the ground in the worst Russian manned flight accident since Soviet times. Baikonur’s first launchpad, the same one used by Yuri Gagarin 57 years ago, 11:39 am Moscow time, Thursday, October 11, 2018. In ...

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Hundreds of prisoners escape during deadly quake & tsunami in Indonesia

More than 1,000 prisoners escaped from devastated detention facilities after an earthquake and tsunami struck Indonesia. The death toll of the disaster is expected to reach 2,000 as rescue operations continue. A powerful quake hit the region of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a huge tsunami and wreaking havoc across communities. Indonesia’s Directorate General of Corrections said that inmates escaped from ...

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Hero air traffic controller dies helping last plane escape Indonesian earthquake and tsunami

A young Indonesian air traffic controller stayed on duty as the earthquake shook the building, to make sure one last aircraft escaped Friday’s deadly disaster. He was fatally injured fleeing afterwards. Anthonius Gunawan Agung was the last person remaining in the air traffic control tower at Mutiara Sis Al Jufri Airport in Palu when the 7.7 quake hit the city ...

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Laptop explodes at Madrid Metro, passengers to spill onto train tracks in panic to escape smoke

At least six have been injured following an explosion in the Madrid Metro after a girl’s laptop exploded in her bag. According to local media, the blast sparked scenes of panic as passengers thought the explosion was a bomb. Ambulances and police were called to the subway station to treat and evacuate passengers following the explosion at about 9am on ...

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‘Am I going to die?’ Driver apologizes to cop who shot him and dog during attempted escape (VIDEO)

A man wounded by police while fleeing a Louisville drug bust apologized to an officer for making him open fire, explaining he fled fearing jail. The cop called it “stupid idea”, newly released body cam footage shows. The dramatic video was released after Louisville cop Joe Lamb was found by Colorado’s District attorney to have acted within the confines of ...

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Burglar’s escape room blunder: Trapped thief asks cops to rescue him

Could an escape room get a better endorsement than being so puzzling that a burglar couldn’t find a way out? A hapless thief in Washington was so perplexed by the adventure game he broke into that he called the police on himself. The live action games, which sees people trapped in a room that they must escape from as quickly ...

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Woman falls through ceiling, man gets tasered in botched escape from Canadian police (VIDEO)

Escaping a convenience store with a can of soda proved an impossible task for a couple of Canadians who, in their cinematic getaway attempt, wrestled police, got tasered and fell through a ceiling, before ending up in jail. The botched attempt to avoid justice at a Spruce Grove convenience store in Alberta occurred after a suspicious pair of Canadians tried ...

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