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  • Disney World contractor rescued after getting trapped

    Authorities say a Walt Disney World contractor was partially trapped in a parking lot when he fell into a deep hole as the ground collapsed. Mike Jachles, a spokesman for Orange County Fire Rescue, says the unnamed man was standing near a trench when the ground gave way on Tuesday. He says the hole was eight to 10 feet deep. Firefighters used hand tools to dig him out. Jachles tells the Orlando Sentinel one of the man's legs was trapped up to his thigh. Firefighters had to make sure they...

  • The world this week: From the storming of the Bastille to a Thai cave rescue

    Millie Bull trawls the archives for the key events and notable deaths from this week in history

    The Independent
  • Rapinoe Fuses Politics, Pay and Tech with World Cup Win

    A Women’s World Cup stirred by heated debates on politics, pay and technology saw the narratives fused by the undisputed and outspoken star of the tournament: Megan Rapinoe.