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Dog and seal play hide and seek in River Thames (VIDEO)

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LONDON – A dog and a seal were playing hide and seek in River Thames, London. Labrador Mischa was swimming in the Thames when a seal showed up and the two engaged in playing a game of hide and seek. The owners of the dog, Nicola White and David Nolan decided to take a video [...]

Massive duck spotted on the Thames in London

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LONDON – A massive duck has been spotted sailing up the Thames. The giant rubber duck, whose height was 50ft, sailed from Canary Wharf. People were very surprised at the sight and started to take photos and post them on Twitter. A spectator claimed everyone stopped working to enjoy the show: ‘It stopped work for [...]

Protester jumps into Thames, stops 158th Boat Race

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MORTLAKE, England – It has been reported that in its 183-year history, the annual Boat Race between English universities Oxford and Cambridge has thrown up its fair share of mutinies, sinkings, even near-death experiences. The 2012 edition, however, may go down as the most dramatic of them all. An intruder protesting against elitism and privilege [...]

Don’t worry London, it’s just a security test!

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LONDON –  Don’t worry, London. It’s only a test. London’s Marine Policing Unit and Royal Marines will be conducting training tests next week on London’s famed Thames river as part of security operations ahead of the Olympics. The tests are designed in order to make certain that security forces become familiar with the river and [...]