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YouTubers climb UK skyscraper and it's terrifying

YouTubers climb UK skyscraper and it's terrifying The urban duo of teen climbers, who have gathered millions of views for their vertiginous stunts in London, managed to sneak through security in highly surveilled Canary Wharf and get to the rooftop of One Canada Square, the second-tallest building in the UK."Something we thought was impossible," the daredevil duo said.

Knitwear-loving ponies go on boat adventure to meet their relatives

Knitwear-loving ponies go on boat adventure to meet their relatives Two Shetland ponies from Devon, UK, were taken on the boat trip of a lifetime to trace their ancestral roots in the Shetland Islands in Scotland.She was keen to explore the history of Shetland ponies and how they live in the wild.

J.K. Rowling is a proud dog mom and wants everyone to know it

J.K. Rowling is a proud dog mom and wants everyone to know it She's also a dog mom.Yesterday, in between tweeting gems of wisdom and battling writer's block, Rowling shared a proud dog mom moment with her Twitter followers.

Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling and Oprah Winfrey are having a blast in New Zealand

Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling and Oprah Winfrey are having a blast in New Zealand Reese Witherspoon plus Mindy Kaling plus Oprah Winfrey equal a trio too wonderful for words — which is fine, because they've been sharing some pretty epic pictures on Instagram to prove the point.The three actors are currently in New Zealand shooting the Disney film A Wrinkle in Time, based on the beloved children's novel by Madeleine L'Engle.

Adorable couple fall in love in 'Final Fantasy XIV' and have an in-game wedding

Adorable couple fall in love in 'Final Fantasy XIV' and have an in-game wedding This request not only brought an end to her loneliness, it led to a love story and a wedding — inside Final Fantasy.Her friend recommended she try Final Fantasy XIV, a massively popular multiplayer online game designed to facilitate people playing together online.

Badass cyclist gets revenge on catcalling van drivers

Badass cyclist gets revenge on catcalling van drivers And, sometimes it's not until after the event that we think about what we could have said or done.But, one London cyclist got her revenge on a van driver who was catcalling and verbally abusing her.

Heinous furry crocs are the latest fashion trend that nobody asked for

Heinous furry crocs are the latest fashion trend that nobody asked for You are not going to like what you're about to read.We may, however, have to wait a little longer for the demise of the wretched Croc, because fashion designer Christopher Kane dropped a Croc-shaped bombshell on a London Fashion Week runway show.

Hero cashier makes baby's shopping trip the best day ever

Hero cashier makes baby's shopping trip the best day ever A supermarket cashier in Scotland has become the subject of adoration on Facebook for making a shopping trip with a baby the best thing ever.Lauren Walker was shopping at the Uddingston branch of Marks and Spencer near Glasgow, when wee Alistair Findlay became restless — as babies do.

Drones and blimps will soon be providing cellphone service in the U.K.

Drones and blimps will soon be providing cellphone service in the U.K. If spotty reception is cramping your style, you may want to look to the skies.On Tuesday, British mobile carrier EE debuted a new plan to use its own patent-pending balloon- and drone-based mobile coverage solutions in order to provide service for its most rural customers.

Boris Johnson's jogging gear is dividing the nation

Boris Johnson's jogging gear is dividing the nation Having your photograph taken is probably the last thing anyone wants when they're out for a jog.But, that's precisely what happened to Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson — one of the most powerful UK politicians — when he was out for a run on The Mall in London on Tuesday.

'Bake Off' fans can breathe a sigh of relief, Nadiya is getting a cooking show

'Bake Off' fans can breathe a sigh of relief, Nadiya is getting a cooking show Great British Bake Off fans are still reeling after Mary Berry announced her departure from the show, but the BBC has just revealed that there's some good news on the horizon.Nadiya Hussain — who won the sixth series of the show in 2015 — is getting her own TV show on BBC Two, which will see her embark on a "culinary road trip" around the UK.

This father singing with his baby in sign language is absolutely adorable

This father singing with his baby in sign language is absolutely adorable There's nothing quite as heartwarming as watching a father dote on his child.In the video above, Kevin Nadrowski captures the joy he experiences with his daughter, Bayleigh, while singing "If You're Happy and You Know It.

This is what it's like to be killed off on 'Game of Thrones'

This is what it's like to be killed off on 'Game of Thrones' Anyone who's seen Game of Thrones will know that the phrase "All men must die" isn't just restricted to men.Margaery Tyrell, who went out in a blaze of green glory in the Season 6 finale, is just one of the show's latest victims.

Natalie Dormer reveals what it's like to become a video game character

Natalie Dormer reveals what it's like to become a video game character This isn't the first time Natalie Dormer's voiced a video game character, but it's definitely the first time she's voiced a blue, inter-galactic space doctor.Dormer, who's previously starred as Margaery Tyrell in Game of Thrones, was announced as one of the main characters in the video game Mass Effect: Andromeda on Thursday.

Earth discovers its friendly new neighbors in this Google doodle

Earth discovers its friendly new neighbors in this Google doodle NASA’s discovery of seven Earth-sized planets in a solar system not too far away has space enthusiasts buzzing with excitement.In the Google Doodle, Earth and its moon discover their friendly space neighbors through a telescope.

EE's Drones, Balloons Provide Cell Service in Rural UK

EE's Drones, Balloons Provide Cell Service in Rural UK British mobile provider EE plans to use high-flying balloons and drones to connect rural communities Patent-pending technology will service the most remote parts of the UK, providing coverage in the wake of natural disasters.In a recent demonstration, the company showcased mini mobile sites attached to a helium balloon, dubbed “Helikite,” to provide 4G mobile coverage where it does not exist.

Brits told to eat 10 fruit and veg a day, Twitter goes into utter meltdown

Brits told to eat 10 fruit and veg a day, Twitter goes into utter meltdown Britain is in meltdown today after new research revealed we should be eating ten portions of fruit and veg a day to cut the risk of early death.It found that while the recommended five portions per day reduced the risk of disease, the greatest benefit comes from eating ten portions of fruit and veg each day.

The royal family tweets a message of care for those weathering Storm Doris

The royal family tweets a message of care for those weathering Storm Doris Britons have been sharing their reactions all over social media with #StormDoris.Not to be left out of the conversation was the royal family.

The best signs from the 'Reclaim the Night' protest against sexual violence and victim blaming

The best signs from the 'Reclaim the Night' protest against sexual violence and victim blaming Thousands of women took to the streets of Manchester, UK, on Thursday evening to protest sexual violence, street harassment and victim blaming.12, 1966, women marched in cities across the UK to fight for a woman's right to walk without fear at night.

Why you need to binge-watch Carrie Fisher's final TV show immediately

Why you need to binge-watch Carrie Fisher's final TV show immediately But her final, wildly outspoken TV role is a reminder of all the reasons why we love her.Two months after her death, Carrie Fisher will return to screens for her TV swan song in Channel 4's hit comedy show Catastrophe.