Incredible moment 80-year-old hiker who was missing for four days turns up at press conference where family who feared he was dead were making desperate appeal to find him

Speaking by a roaring fire today, Mr Harvey, who worked at a Wallsend shipyard, told a press conference he had ‘three grand days’ camping out on the mist-shrouded moors and insisted that he had been in no danger. He had set off to walk through Swaledale with a friend but they became separated in a […]

Lost German warship discovered on seabed 80 years after sinking

In a book published the same year as the Nazi invasion, German Rear Admiral Otto Schenk wrote of dense fog at the time. He described how the boat came under fire as it entered a fjord near Kristiansand, before later being hit by a British torpedo. It was then sunk by order from the German […]

Missing 80-year-old hiker turns up at police press conference about his disappearance

Harvey, who became separated from a friend during his walk, said: “I had three grand days of wild camping. I never felt scared, I had all the right kit, all the right training and I knew what to do.

80-Year-Old Street Vendor in Taiwan Earns Spot on Highbrow Michelin List

Wu seems unfazed by the sudden buzz surrounding his buns, and the positive exposure has boosted sales. “We’re seeing noticeably more customers and a lot more discussions about the shop.” he said. “I would estimate a roughly 20 to 30 percent increase in foot traffic.”

It’s divine calling, says man who hasn’t shaved in 80 years

Chien follows a near-obsolete faith known as “Dua”, the coconut religion, named after its founder who claimed he survived only on coconuts to retain his vitality. Dua is banned in Vietnam and categorised as a false belief.

Nazi warship found 80 years after being sunk by British submarine

The cruiser was returning from the invasion of Norway in 1940 when it was torpedoed by HMS Truant, forcing the Germans to scuttle it.

80-Year-Old Runs Virtual Boston Marathon

Other runners tried to make their virtual Boston Marathon experiences worth it as well. John Beiers, 60, of San Carlos, California, ran a virtual race in 90-degree heat with his family by his side. His finishing time was 4 hours, 27 minutes, and 40 seconds, the Santa Cruz Sentinel reported.

Sandra Sallin, the 79-year-old beauty influencer who is setting new goals

In a more recent, albeit fun video, Sallin talks about how she needs makeup badly lest she should scare her neighbours away and then goes on to apply foundation and blend it in. She says, “I said I didn’t want to scare my neighbors, well these days I scare myself. I’ve gained weight, my hair […]

New York City Marathon’s first winner retraces race course 50 years later

Last year, the New York City Marathon — which now bills itself as the “world’s largest” — saw more than 53,000 participants cross the finish line. What would have been the 50th running of the marathon in 2020 was canceled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

UNICEF to lead global procurement, supply of COVID-19 vaccines

With several vaccine candidates showing promise, the UN agency, in collaboration with the Revolving Fund of the Pan American Health Organization, will lead efforts to procure and supply doses of COVID-19 vaccines on behalf of the COVAX Global Vaccines Facility for 92 low and lower middle-income countries, whose vaccine purchases will be supported by the […]