A young man who died in a horrific Bank Holiday crash has been named locally as keen sportsman Callum Heath. The 17-year-old was described by friends and family as a "true legend" and "one of the funniest kids I've ever met" after he was killed in crash between two Jaguars in Kingsteignton, Devon. He died alongside a 27-year-old man, named locally as Lewis Taylor, after their car collided with a vehicle being driven by a 60-year-old man who suffered life-changing injuries. Today, Callum's friend Dalton Webber, 19, paid tribute to the 'popular lad' that will be missed by so many people. He told Devon Live : “Callum was literally the funniest person you could ever meet. I am still in shock I just can’t believe that this has happened. “He was such a popular lad with so many friends and he’ll be missed by so many people. He was everyone’s mate and would liven up any party. “I met Callum about four years ago at football, he loved playing football as … [Read more...] about Friends pay tribute to “true legend” teen, 17, killed in Bank Holiday crash
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'BEST friends forever' - that was how five of Kerry Moulds' friends signed their tribute to the teenager, a tribute read at Kerry's funeral on Monday by Dromore High School principal Mr. John Wilkinson. Mr. Wilkinson first paid his own tribute to a "bright, top band student", while bringing to her family - Hilary, Steven, Harry, Bruce and wider family circle - the sympathy of all connected with Dromore High School - pupils, parents, staff and Governors, as well the Chief Inspector of Schools, the Education Permanent Secretary and the Minister of Education."The School community," he said, has been numbed and deeply affected by Kerry's passing. "Kerry was a bright, top band student and loved by many both inside and outside the school." Mr. Wilkinson then read the tribute penned by Kerry's friends Hannah Morrow, Am Robinson, Megan Jess, Vicky Napier and Demi-Louise Davis.He read, "In Kerry's company, there was never a dull moment. From the laughs to the cries, those memories will … [Read more...] about FRIENDS PAY TRIBUTE TO FUN-LOVING GIRL
Dogs that are able to sniff out bowel cancel are being used in the first trial of its kind in the UK. Both sick and healthy volunteer patients are being taken on board at the Hull and East Yorkshire Hospital NHS trust to train the dog’s accuracy in detecting the disease. © AP Photo/ Nam Y. HuhVaping Can Damage Users’ Mouth DNA, Cause Cancer - StudyIt is said that canines possess an abnormally good sense of smell, thanks to the approximately 300 million odourant receptors in the nose. To put things into perspective, that’s roughly 60 times more than the average human, who has around five million. According to Medical Detection Dogs, specially trained dogs have showcased their strong sense of smell in an earlier trial, and had a staggering success rate of detecting early prostate cancer in urine samples in 93% of cases. Improved Screening It is hoped … [Read more...] about A Man’s Best Friend: Dogs Being Trained to Sniff Out Cancer in UK Patients
Luke Nozicka Des Moines Register Published 11:07 p.m. UTC Aug 21, 2018 © Copyright 2018, Des Moines Register and Tribune Co. BROOKLYN, Ia. — Mollie Tibbetts' face has been seen across the country, her bright smile flashing on national news. She has been painted as the quintessential Iowa girl; an archetype, as her father puts it. Those following the story of her disappearance have seen her posing in her senior pictures and nestled with her high school sweetheart, beaming at a University of Iowa football game. Those in her small hometown of Brooklyn in central Iowa appreciate the widespread attention to her disappearance. They, too, consider her an all-American young woman. But they know Tibbetts as much more than the two-dimensional posters seen on TV. In interviews with the Des Moines Register, Tibbetts' family, friends, teachers, coaches and co-workers recount stories of the cheery, sometimes silly and occasionally stubborn … [Read more...] about She’s nurturing. She’s a Harry Potter fan. We all know Mollie Tibbetts’ face, but her friends and family say she’s so much more.
Rudy Giuliani spouted some rather confusing words on Sunday, telling NBC's 'Meet the Press' that "truth isn't truth." The strange comment has sent social media into a frenzy. “When you tell me that, you know, he should testify because he’s going to tell the truth and he shouldn’t worry, well that’s so silly because it’s somebody’s version of the truth. Not the truth,” Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani told 'Meet the Press' host Chuck Todd on Sunday, while stating that Special Counsel Robert Mueller was taking too long to end his investigation. “Truth is truth,” Todd responded. “No, no, it isn’t truth,” Giuliani said. "Truth isn't truth." The comment has left the internet baffled, but as is usually the case, it has inspired a great deal of wittiness. Others, however, struck a more serious tone, including Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA). The Sunday comment may at least lead to less ridicule for Trump … [Read more...] about ‘Truth isn’t truth’: Bizarre Giuliani quote sends Twitter into frenzy