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'It's a rule we need to accept' - Pochettino resigned to VAR after Spurs' great escape
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'It's a rule we need to accept' - Pochettino resigned to VAR after Spurs' great escape

Aug 17th 2019, 9:24 PM 4,454 Views 6 Comments

Gabriel Jesus thought he had extended City’s league winning run to 16 games, only to see his last-gasp goal ruled out for a handball.

'Great Escape' veteran who called film 'absolute rubbish' dies aged 101
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'Great Escape' veteran who called film 'absolute rubbish' dies aged 101

Mar 12th 2019, 10:20 PM 29,134 Views 22 Comments

The former RAF navigator never managed to escape the camp in events later portrayed in the Steve McQueen film.

Notorious career thief escapes from Paris prison by helicopter
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Notorious career thief escapes from Paris prison by helicopter

Jul 1st 2018, 12:48 PM 55,654 Views 38 Comments

It was the second time Faid has pulled off a spectacular jailbreak – in 2013, he blasted his way out of a prison using dynamite.

Watch: Irish defender the hero as 89th minute goal keeps Newport in the Football League
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Watch: Irish defender the hero as 89th minute goal keeps Newport in the Football League

May 7th 2017, 10:41 AM 6,913 Views 6 Comments

Mark O’Brien is unlikely to ever score a more important strike.

These lads' epic escape from a locked car park in Maynooth is going viral on Facebook
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# The Italian Job

These lads' epic escape from a locked car park in Maynooth is going viral on Facebook

Sep 6th 2016, 8:56 AM 11,834 Views 4 Comments

The DRAMA of it all.

Monstrous Jackson kick completes incredible Ulster comeback
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Monstrous Jackson kick completes incredible Ulster comeback

Jan 10th 2016, 3:23 PM 38,315 Views 98 Comments

The introduction of Pienaar and the Ireland fly-half saves coach Kiss’ blushes against Oyonnax.

The strange tale of the scuba diver and the underwater drug tunnel
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The strange tale of the scuba diver and the underwater drug tunnel

Aug 21st 2015, 8:55 AM 29,085 Views 19 Comments

US official: “Drug smugglers will try anything to move their product — even scuba diving in an underwater tunnel.”

Girls jump from window to escape fire in their home
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Girls jump from window to escape fire in their home

Jul 2nd 2015, 2:44 PM 17,173 Views 9 Comments

Nobody was injured in the incident.

The net may finally be closing on two convicted killers who escaped prison
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The net may finally be closing on two convicted killers who escaped prison

Jun 21st 2015, 6:51 PM 15,899 Views 39 Comments

New York State Police spokesman Beau Duffy said officers were investigating a possible sighting of the prisoners.

Brown backs desperate Celtic to make great escape
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Brown backs desperate Celtic to make great escape

Aug 6th 2014, 12:42 PM 2,881 Views 24 Comments

Ronny Deila’s side trail 4-1 from the first leg after a comprehensive defeat in Poland.

Thieves dig 50ft tunnel into Tesco to steal cash from an ATM...and get away with it
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Thieves dig 50ft tunnel into Tesco to steal cash from an ATM...and get away with it

Mar 20th 2014, 10:05 AM 44,217 Views 76 Comments

Police outside Manchester say the thieves were “possibly covered in soil”.

Victor Dubuisson came back from the dead twice with these desert miracle shots
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Victor Dubuisson came back from the dead twice with these desert miracle shots

Feb 24th 2014, 1:25 PM 3,541 Views 2 Comments

HOW did he manage that?

Wigan's great escape halted after twice surrendering lead to Swansea
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# Set-back

Wigan's great escape halted after twice surrendering lead to Swansea

May 7th 2013, 10:07 PM 8,669 Views 16 Comments

The Latics remain in the bottom three after suffering a 3-2 defeat in a game they had banked on winning.

Premier League: Rs stage comeback, own-goal hands Baggies victory
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Premier League: Rs stage comeback, own-goal hands Baggies victory

Mar 9th 2013, 5:34 PM 1,522 Views 0 Comments

Harry Redknapp’s men closed the gap on the Reading and Wigan while Swansea suffered defeat.

Five chimps escape from German zoo, young girl hurt
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Five chimps escape from German zoo, young girl hurt

Jul 11th 2012, 4:57 PM 11,496 Views 27 Comments

The chimps got a brief taste of freedom before returning to their compound.

He's back! Rathgar tortoise returns home
# Return Of The Tortoise
# Return Of The Tortoise

He's back! Rathgar tortoise returns home

May 7th 2012, 1:50 PM 8,233 Views 34 Comments

One-hundred-year-old pet went missing from Dublin home on Saturday afternoon.

Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin
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Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin

May 6th 2012, 2:54 PM 7,636 Views 23 Comments

Florentine the tortoise’s escape has been trending on Twitter in Dublin this afternoon after his unexpected getaway.

TG4 to document Limerick man's help in KGB agent's prison break
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TG4 to document Limerick man's help in KGB agent's prison break

Jan 30th 2012, 7:39 PM 3,700 Views 7 Comments

Ex-British spy George Blake was sentenced to 42 years in prison after being convicted of spying for the Soviets during the Cold War.

I was worried for players' safety, admits relieved Tohill
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I was worried for players' safety, admits relieved Tohill

Nov 4th 2011, 3:51 PM 368 Views 0 Comments

“There was a time there tonight I was concerned with where that game was going. I’m just glad that it settled down and that we got the game finished with no injuries.”

Woman tries to smuggle husband out of prison... in a bag
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# Nice Try

Woman tries to smuggle husband out of prison... in a bag

Jul 5th 2011, 5:37 PM 2,633 Views 19 Comments

Suspicions were raised when the woman left the facility with a bulky suitcase after a conjugal visit.