An alleged thief drew inspiration from Hollywood when he broke out a signature pose from The Karate Kid before snatching someone's purse, according to police.
Aleiya Polin is a translator, news writer, and former educator. She holds a B.A. in English and a Postgraduate Certificate in Education. Aleiya also has a Graduate Diploma in Translation and a Master’s in Translation Studies from Concordia University. Book worm and language enthusiast, she is also the proud helicopter mommy to two adorable monsters. Born and raised in Mauritius, Aleiya is now based in Montreal, irresistibly drawn to its cultural mosaic, outdoorsy spirit and stunning architecture.
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A team of Israeli scientists have announced that they will have come up with a cure for cancer by next year.
A marathon runner, in Western Thailand, found a lost puppy while competing in a race-- she decided to carry him 19 miles to the finish line and later adopt him.
Chef Roberto Mendoza won $250,000 in North Carolina after playing a $5 Hit $500 scratch-off ticket and he is giving all the money to feed the homeless.
90 Day Fiance couple Kalani Faagata and Asuelu Pulaa celebrated a major milestone in their son's life-- their bundle of joy turned one and it was party time for everyone!
A 911 dispatcher in Indiana, is being praised by her bosses after taking the time to help a young caller with his homework.
Belfast Zoo in Northern Ireland has announced that the rare red panda which escaped from its premises has been found safe and sound.
Last Four Movies From 'Harry Potter' Franchise Are Coming To Netflix Canada And Fans Don't Know How To Feel About It
Calling all Canadian Potterheads-- Netflix Canada has announced that a number of the Harry Potter films are coming to the service next month.
Apparently some magic does exist in the real world-- Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis shared a public emotional plea after his wallet went missing and he got it back!
A British hospital has come up with quite an interesting idea to reduce waiting times — it is using “bouncer” nurses to redirect non-urgent patients away from emergency rooms.
Actor Patton Oswalt helped an ailing man, who was giving him a hard time on Twitter, pay for his medical bills.
Recent research shows that being rocked to sleep can help babies as well as adults get a good night’s rest and also boost their memory.
Eric "Bean" McKay, a 15-year-old boy with autism, is sharing his lifetime supply of peanut butter with furloughed federal workers.
Eastern Iowa officials have decided to spend more than $10,000 on new public benches that don't have center armrests, in an effort to allow homeless people to lie down across them.
Montreal's former Royal Victoria Hospital, closed since 2015, is providing shelter to the city's most vulnerable during the harsh winter months.
A Canadian woman will be offering her $1.7 million estate to the person who writes the most convincing essay expressing their desire to live in the home.
Scientists have unearthed the remains of a freshwater shark that inhabited the rivers of South Dakota a whopping 67 million years ago. They have named it after the popular 1981 Japanese-U.S. game Galaga.
One of Tokyo’s most crowded subway lines has come up with a most unusual way to ease rush hour congestion-- by offering free food to commuters.
A wounded Siberian tiger has baffled wildlife experts by coming out of the wild to seek human help.
A 45-year-old man is making international headlines for getting caught attempting to smuggle four kittens in his pants (yes, pants!) into the Southeast Asian city-state of Singapore from neighboring Malaysia.