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Ghost of the Tasmanian Tiger: Scientists Investigate 2 recent sightings in north queensland

“Benjamin,” the last known thylacine, died at Hobart’s Beaumaris Zoo in 1936. Credit: Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Is Australia’s extinct thylacine — a striped, dog-like marsupial commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger — not extinct after all? Recent alleged thylacine sightings convinced scientists at James Cook University in Australia to investigate whether the species is …

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This is the joyous moment Ellie is told she’s finally going to Disneyworld thanks to Make a Wish

The four-year-old Dublin girl who has a tumour wrapped around her spinal cord was thrilled to discover she would be travelling to Paris with her mum and dad thanks to the organisation, which grants the wishes of Irish children batting life-threatening illnesses. Ellie, from Tallaght, was diagnosed with Grade 2 Pilcytic Astrocytoma in 2014, a …

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Ibn Ali Miller, Who Went Viral After Stopping Street Fight, Will Be Honored By His Local City Council. Says: ‘It Was the Right Thing to Do’

A New Jersey man who is being hailed a hero after he was captured in a viral video breaking up a fight between two young men said he stepped in to stop the violence “because it was the right thing to do.” Ibn Ali Miller, 26, has received widespread praise online, including from NBA star …

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