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The Rescue Review: Free Solo Directors Return With A Nail-Biting Doc About The Thai Cave Rescue [TIFF 2021]

E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin seem to have the market cornered on documentaries about people who do wildly dangerous, potentially deadly things. They helmed the nail-biting documentary "Free Solo," about rock climbing without any ropes or safety device. And now they're back with "The Rescue," a film that's primarily about the Tham Luang cave rescue, but is really about a group the cave divers who came in from around the world to help. Cave diving isn't a casual activity; it's incredibly diff...
Tags: Reviews, Movies, Navy, Rescue, Thailand, Belfast, Richard Harris, Kenneth Branagh, Alex Honnold, HARRIS, Chin, Stanton, Jimmy Chin, SlashFilm, Local Navy, Tham Luang Nang Non


Amazing photos show a family of wild boars organizing a cage breakout of 2 piglets, demonstrating high levels of intelligence and empathy

A female boar helped two piglets escape from a trap. Michaela Másílková/Czech University of Life Sciences Prague A wild boar can be seen freeing two piglets from a trap in images captured by researchers. The female boar can be seen strategically targeting wooden logs that blocked the doors of the trap. Scientists say it's the first recorded instance of rescue behavior in wild boars. See more stories on Insider's business page. A wild boar carried out a daring mission to free two pi...
Tags: Science, Rescue, Trends, UK News, Wild Boars, UK Weekend, Alia Shoaib, Czech University of Life Sciences, Voděradské Bučiny National Nature Reserve


The congressman who attempted to conduct freelance rescue missions in Afghanistan says Biden has 'blood is on his hands'

Rep. Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., speaks during a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 15, 2021. Al Drago/Pool via AP Mullin attempted to enter Afghanistan with a large sum of cash to rescue Americans who had not been evacuated. The Defense Department denied Mullin permission to visit Kabul last week. In an August 31 speech, Biden said that about 100 to 200 Americans remain in Afghanistan. See more stories on Insider's business page. After a...
Tags: Politics, News, Greece, Washington Post, Washington, Rescue, US, International, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Fox, Afghanistan, Taliban, Kabul, Capitol Hill


The congressman who attempted to conduct freelance rescue missions in Afghanistan says of Biden: 'blood is on his hands'

Rep. Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., speaks during a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 15, 2021. Al Drago/Pool via AP Mullin attempted to enter Afghanistan with a large sum of cash to rescue Americans who had not been evacuated. The Defense Department denied Mullin permission to visit Kabul last week. In an August 31 speech, Biden said that about 100 to 200 Americans remain in Afghanistan. See more stories on Insider's business page. After a...
Tags: Politics, News, Greece, Washington Post, Washington, Rescue, US, International, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Fox, Afghanistan, Taliban, Kabul, Capitol Hill


A family of wild boars organized a cage breakout of 2 piglets, demonstrating high levels of intelligence and empathy

A wild boar stands in the enclosure at a zoo in Brandenburg, Cottbus. Soeren Stache/Getty Images A wild boar can be seen freeing two piglets from a trap in images captured by researchers. The female boar can be seen strategically targeting wooden logs that blocked the doors of the trap. Scientists say it's the first recorded instance of rescue behavior in wild boars. See more stories on Insider's business page. A wild boar carried out a daring mission to free two piglets from a tra...
Tags: Science, Rescue, Trends, UK News, Wild Boars, UK Weekend, Alia Shoaib, Czech University of Life Sciences, Brandenburg Cottbus Soeren Stache Getty Images, Voděradské Bučiny National Nature Reserve


Lisnaskea: Tully Forest fire had 'huge impact' on environment

NI Fire and Rescue says a fire in Tully Forest, near Lisnaskea, had a huge impact on local wildlife.
Tags: News, Rescue, Lisnaskea, Tully Forest


Firefighters free naked woman wedged, upside down, between two buildings

A rescue crew worked for more than two hours to free a naked woman wedged upside-down between two buildings in Santa Ana, California yesterday. Workers heard the woman screaming and called emergency services. According to firefighters, the woman was jammed inside a space just 8 inches wide. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Rescue, Firefighters, Emergency services, Emergencies, Santa Ana California


How whitewater rescuers are trained

The Swiftwater Safety Institute teaches students how to rescue rafters caught in raging currents. The three-day course covers dangerous situations like foot entrapments and capsized rafts. Upon completion of the course, students are awarded Swiftwater certification. See more stories on Insider's business page. Following is a transcript of the video.- Scott: I can't hold it!Eric: If you find yourself taking a swim that you didn't necessarily want to take, a lot of things can happen...
Tags: Outdoors, Utah, Video, Rescue, Careers, Trends, Moab, Emergency, Alex, EMS, Rich, Scott, Eric, Coast Guard, Colorado River, National Fire Protection Association


Disney's New Spider-Man Ride Will Allow You to Purchase Upgrades

Certain video games allow you to spend a few dollars to get add-ons that give you an advantage—and sometimes, it can go a little overboard. Disney is bringing that idea into its theme parks with the new Spider-Man ride opening in June—Web Slingers: A Spider-Man Adventure Read more...
Tags: Science, Rescue, Disney, Power, Iron Man, Spider Man, Peter Parker, Disney California Adventure, Marvel Comics Characters, Marvel Animation, Fictional Characters, Walt Disney Studios Park, Avengers Campus, Disney Parks Experiences and Products, Alternative Versions Of Spider Man, Spider Man In Other Media


Lodi Senior Locked Inside Burning Home Rescued By Handyman, Neighbors

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Tags: News, Rescue, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Lodi, Senior, Mike, Lodi News, Mike Becerra


Developed By A Veterinarian - Introducing ArmOR® Hand Gloves

Developed By A Veterinarian, ArmOR® Hand Gloves Provide Animal Handlers And Caregivers Much Needed Protection Against Bites And Scratches Unlike other bulky hand gloves ArmOR form-fitting, washable gloves are designed to provide the comfort, dexterity and protection needed to safely restrain and treat animals. Developed and designed to protect against animal related injuries, the ArmOR® hand gloves provide handlers and caregivers the protection and dexterity needed to properly restrain and perf...
Tags: Health, Facebook, Cats, Dogs, California, Pets, Rescue, Wildlife, Care, Nails, Gloves, Pittsburgh, Trim, Veterinarian, Rehabilitation, The Pet Blog Lady


3 Cubans stranded on an island survived 33 days on coconuts and rats. They were rescued by the US Coast Guard, then handed over to ICE

(L) A still from US Coast Guard video of supplies being dropped to the castaways. (R) Aerial shot of the three stranded Cubans. US Coast Guard Three Cubans were rescued from a deserted Bahamas island by US Coast Guard on Wednesday. The group, whose boat had capsized, lived for 33 days mainly on rats and coconuts. They were taken to a US hospital, then transferred to ICE custody. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A group of three Cubans, stranded for 33 days on a deser...
Tags: Politics, News, Rescue, US, Trends, Bbc, News UK, Ice, Cuba, Border Patrol, Bahamas, Coast Guard, US Coast Guard, Monroe County, Key West Florida, R


Workers climb a building to rescue brave dog holding on to life from 3-story window (VIDEO)

The dog is fine! "This brave furbaby was hanging for almost 20 minutes. He kept holding on to the wall so he didn't get strangled. He had been alone in the apartment. Maybe he was afraid and missed his furparents, that's why he tried to jump out of the window. — Read the rest
Tags: Video, News, Dogs, Pets, Rescue, Rescues


Wordless Wednesday: Sanctuary City

Austin Farm Sanctuary The post Wordless Wednesday: Sanctuary City appeared first on BitterSweet.
Tags: Travel, Photography, Texas, Animals, Rescue, Austin, Baking, Farm, Vegan


As We Lead in the Face of Evil

They will fight against you but will not overcome you, for I am with you to save you and rescue you. This is the Lord’s declaration. I will rescue you from the power of evil people and redeem you from the grasp of the ruthless. Jeremiah 15:20-21 (CSB) All of us are leading in some capacity right now. For some of us, our circle of influence might be our families or our children. For others, it might extend to our communities or our churches or online through our words and images. And in these tim...
Tags: Hope, Evil, Rescue, Inspiration, Jesus, Jeremiah, CSB, Sunday Scripture


New algorithm computes how to find those lost at sea

Predicting the locations of objects and people lost at sea is devilishly difficult.MIT and other institutions have developed a new algorithm that identifies floating "traps" that can attract floating craft and people.The new TRAPS system has just completed a successful first round of testing. When the first pieces of Malaysian Air Flight 370 finally turned up in July 2015, they were found on Réunion Island off the eastern coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean, thousands of miles from the best-gue...
Tags: Math, Technology, Africa, Rescue, Water, Mit, Oceans, Aircraft, Innovation, Algorithm, Indian Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Nature Communications, Virginia Tech, Coast Guard, U S Coast Guard


Sacramento Supervisor Turns Animal Rescue Superhero, Saves Ducklings From Storm Drain

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento Supervisor Patrick Kennedy has mostly been focused on the county response to the coronavirus pandemic, but he spent a few hours this week going into the Sacramento sewer system to save 10 ducklings trapped in a storm drain outside his Pocket neighborhood home. Neighbors heard the ducklings making noise underground. The mother duck was frantically circling above ground. “The mother duck was running in circles and just screaming if a duck can ‘scream,'” Kennedy said...
Tags: News, Rescue, Local, Seen On, Sacramento, Kennedy, Patrick Kennedy, Ducklings, Sacramento News, supervisor Patrick Kennedy, Judy Kennedy, Pocket Canal


[Almost] Wordless Wednesday: Bet the Ranch

Rancho Compasión provides a home to former farm animals that have been neglected, exploited, and abused. Founded by Miyoko and Michael Schinner, this sanctuary is hidden away in Nicasio, California, surrounded by redwood trees, thriving wildlife, and longstanding farming culture. These efforts are all made possible with the support of compassionate donors. It all began with just two goats, and has since blossomed to provide a place of refuge for over 70 animals, including chickens, pigs, cow...
Tags: Travel, Photography, California, Charity, Rescue, Baking, Farm, Animal Rights, Vegan, Miyoko Schinner, Miyoko, Animal Sanctuary, Rancho Compasión, Michael Schinner, Nicasio California


This startup makes notebooks, pencils, and — now — hand sanitizer. It's already sold more than 15,000 units and is helping to pay local workers in the process.

The coronavirus crisis has prompted many companies and individuals to pivot their businesses to help those in need.  One example is Karst, a sustainable stationery company based in Australia that has started making hand sanitizer to address shortages caused by the global outbreak. "We felt strongly compelled to put our hands up and lean into this current health crisis by providing an affordable hand sanitizer product," Karst CEO Jon Tse told Business Insider.  The company says it's already sol...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Australia, Rescue, US, Trends, Walmart, Duke, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Blue Origin, Garcia, TSE, Kevin Garcia, Karst, Jon Tse


WATCH: Elk Grove Officer Pulls Victim From Fiery Crash

ELK GROVE (CBS13) — An Elk Grove police officer rescued a driver last week from a car fire after a single-vehicle crash. Officer Jarred Houston was just hours into his shift last Tuesday morning when a call came over the radio for a car on fire. The veteran officer arrived at Sheldon Road and Waterman Road to find the driver of the vehicle trapped in the car. Using his baton, Houston smashed open the passenger side window and pulled the man to safety. Despite what it looks like, Houston says he’...
Tags: News, Police, Rescue, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Elk Grove, Houston, Elk Grove News, Jarred Houston, Sheldon Road, Waterman Road


Passenger jet breaks into pieces after 'rough landing' at Istanbul airport

Officials said a plane broke into three pieces after it slammed into a runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport while attempting to land on Wednesday evening. The crash landing happened amid rainy and windy weather.Turkey's Transport Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan referred to the incident as a "rough landing," according to Reuters.One fatality was confirmed on Wednesday night with several others in intensive care, according to the Associated Press. Rescue members and firefighters work...
Tags: News, Rescue, Turkey, New York Times, Istanbul, Reuters, DHA, Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Leister, Ali Yerlikaya, Eric Leister, Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Associated Press Rescue, Sabiha Gokcen Airport Istanbul, AP Instanbul, Provincial Health Directorate


1 dead, 157 injured in Istanbul after jet has 'rough landing' in rainy weather

Officials said a plane broke into three pieces after it slammed into a runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport while attempting to land on Wednesday evening. The crash landing happened amid rainy and windy weather.Turkey's Transport Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan referred to the incident as a "rough landing," according to Reuters.One fatality was confirmed on Wednesday night with several others in intensive care, according to the Associated Press. Rescue members and firefighters work...
Tags: News, Rescue, Turkey, New York Times, Istanbul, Reuters, DHA, Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Leister, Ali Yerlikaya, Eric Leister, Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Associated Press Rescue, Sabiha Gokcen Airport Istanbul, AP Instanbul, Provincial Health Directorate


3 dead, 179 injured in Istanbul after jet has 'rough landing' in rainy weather

Three people were killed and 179 were injured when a plane broke into three pieces after it slammed into a runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport while attempting to land on Wednesday evening. The crash landing happened amid rainy and windy weather.Turkey's Transport Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan referred to the incident as a "rough landing," according to Reuters. Rescue members and firefighters work after a plane skidded off the runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport, Ista...
Tags: News, Rescue, Turkey, Istanbul, Reuters, DHA, Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Reuters Rescue, Leister, Associated Press The New York Times, Eric Leister, Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Sabiha Gokcen Airport Istanbul


Superhero Bits: ‘Doctor Strange’ Sequel Rumors, Kumail Nanjiani Breaks the Marvel Diet & More

Is Brother Voodoo in Doctor Stranger in the Multiverse of Madness? Did you know there are public domain superheroes? What video game is getting a Birds of Prey cross-promotion? Want to see an alternate concept design for the Rescue armor in Avengers: Endgame? How excited was The Eternals star Kumail Nanjiani to eat pizza and cake after being on a Marvel diet? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Twitter, Movies, Rescue, Disney, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Birds Of Prey, Batman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, James Gunn, Avengers, Doctor Strange, Arrow, Harley, Kumail Nanjiani, David Ramsey


Las Vegas apartment fire kills 5, injures 13

Five people died and 13 others were injured Saturday morning in an apartment fire in downtown Las Vegas, Las Vegas Fire and Rescue said in a Facebook post.
Tags: Facebook, Rescue, Cnn, Las Vegas, Las Vegas LAS VEGAS


Couple Accused Of Burglarizing El Dorado County Home During Public Safety Power Shutoff

EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) – Two people are accused of using the rolling power shutoffs as the opportunity to steal from a home in El Dorado County. During the Public Safety Power Shutoff over the weekend, two people in a black sedan pulled up to a residence in the town of Rescue and were burglarizing the home when they were interrupted by neighbors, according to an El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office statement. (credit: El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office) The neighbors were able to take some photo...
Tags: Crime, News, Rescue, Local, Syndicated Local, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, El Dorado County, El Dorado County Sheriff s Office, Public Safety Power Shutoff, El Dorado County News


Watch a Video - Feed a Pet! Petcurean Celebrates 20 Years!

  (Oscar is cheering us on!)    Petcurean, a Canadian pet food maker based in Chilliwack, BC is celebrating its 20th year in business, having spent the last two decades committed to its founding mission: putting pets first. To mark this Company milestone, Petcurean has launched an anniversary video at Petcurean.com, and for every time it gets viewed, they will be donating one bowl of food to select animal rescue groups and shelters in Canada and the USA, with the goal of reaching 20,000 bowls o...
Tags: Food, Dog, Video, Usa, Free, Pets, Rescue, Cat, Quality, Anniversary, Canada, North America, Donate, Company, Chilliwack, Fraser Valley


God Will Not Miss Your Call

“Can you come pick me up? I don’t feel safe.” A few weeks ago, my phone rang as a familiar name filled the screen. My day was just beginning, filled to the brim with deadlines and meetings. Twenty minutes away, my roommate was just over halfway down the nature trail, enjoying an early morning walk on her day off. Tennis shoes laced up and headphones in, she walked a familiar path while listening to a podcast, until a stranger suddenly began to cause a commotion up ahead. By the time my phone ran...
Tags: Safety, Rescue, Inspiration, Help, Jesus, John, Matthew, Peter, Isaiah, NIV, Encouragement


Adopt a Dog, Not a Breed

I spend my weekends looking at photos of dogs.Read more...
Tags: Dog, Dogs, Rescue, Animal, Adoption, Lifehacks


How to Spot Swimmers Who Are Drowning

Drowning should be easy to spot, right? The victims thrash around, screaming for help as they struggle to stay above water.Read more...
Tags: Rescue, Lifehacks, Swimming, Drowning, Pool Safety