Chinese city vanishes as it is swallowed by gigantic wall of sand hundreds of feet high

Chinese city vanishes as it is swallowed by gigantic wall of sand hundreds of feet high The ancient city of Dunhuang was engulfed by an enormous wall of sand SundayFootage shows high rise buildings disappearing beneath the cloud of dust Police were forced to shut down major roads and ask motorists to wait out the storm … Read more

Near kidnapping in West Hollywood thwarted by good Samaritan who noticed a man putting an…

‘Kidnapping’ is foiled by LA cops after Good Samaritan spots a man putting an unconscious woman in his van in West Hollywood  Fernando Diaz, 50, was charged with felony kidnapping around 3 a.m. on FridayA witness flagged down authorities when he saw a man drive away in his van with an unconscious woman in West … Read more

Biden taps corruption prosecutor to run office taking Capitol rioters to trial

President Joe Biden on Monday nominated eight new U.S. attorney positions across the country, including in the office overseeing the prosecutions of hundreds of defendants charged in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol. Among the nominees announced Monday is Matthew Graves, a former fraud and public corruption prosecutor in the U.S. attorney´s office in … Read more

Ferne McCann showcases her trendy sense of style in two-tone trousers while running errands 

Ferne McCann looks radiant as she showcases her trendy sense of style in two-tone trousers while running errands By Sean O’grady For Mailonline Published: 12:29 EDT, 26 July 2021 | Updated: 12:45 EDT, 26 July 2021 She is single again after splitting from boyfriend Jack Padgett last month.  And Ferne McCann showed off her trendy … Read more

Rail companies forced to cut services as pingdemic hits public transport

Rail companies forced to cut services as pingdemic hits public transport with large numbers of staff self-isolating as TFL has to close Circle and Hammersmith and City lines over the weekend Workers in the transport sector are among vast number of those being pinged Reduced timetables have been introduced on railways across England recently Passengers are being … Read more

Bristol couple amazed as wedding ring they lost at sea turns up months later

Woman who lost her wedding ring while surfing is amazed after metal detectorist finds it 11 weeks later on her 17th wedding anniversary Jenny Urquhart, 45, from Bristol, lost her wedding ring in the sea while surfingShe put out a plea on social media for people to keep a look out for it in Devon To … Read more

SpaceX awarded a $178M contract for NASA’s mission to Jupiter’s moon

Elon Musk’s aerospace firm SpaceX has been awarded a $178 million (£129 million) contract for NASA’s first mission to Europa, Jupiter’s fourth largest moon.  SpaceX will provide ‘launch services’ for the Europa Clipper mission, which is due to blast off in October 2024 to study Europa through a series of fly-bys, NASA said.  The spacecraft will … Read more

Pregnant EastEnders star Louisa Lytton drapes her baby bump in a billowing grey cardigan

Pregnant EastEnders star Louisa Lytton drapes her baby bump in a billowing grey cardigan By Ella Hodson For Mailonline Published: 11:29 EDT, 26 July 2021 | Updated: 11:36 EDT, 26 July 2021 She is expecting her first child with Ben Bhanvra in September.  Yet Louisa Lytton showed no signs of slowing down as she approached … Read more

Amazon is selling a waffle maker that shoppers say makes ‘professional waffles at home’

Step up your breakfast game! Amazon is selling a a clever little gadget that shoppers say makes ‘professional waffles at home’ – and it’s under £30 By Emily Scrivener For Mailonline Published: 11:16 EDT, 26 July 2021 | Updated: 11:16 EDT, 26 July 2021 Products featured in this Mail Best article are independently selected by … Read more

Two rare white orcas are spotted off the coast of Japan

Whale-watchers off the coast of Japan could scarcely believe their eyes after catching sight of two rare white orcas swimming together as part of the same pod.  The orcas were spotted during a whale-watching tour on July 24 in the Kunashirskiy Strait, a 20-mile stretch of water between the northern islands of Hokkaido and Kunashir. … Read more