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How Do They Do It? Street Performer Illusionist In Leicester Square47s

How Do They Do It? Street Performer Illusionist In Leicester Square

Tourists were left scratching their heads after seeing this street performer act, which appeared to be holding up two people. One man was seen sitting on the ground supporting a women, who appeared to be holding up another person in her right hand. Passers-by were asking themselves how the illusion was being executed in Leicester Square in the West End of London.

Beach Road Girl Stole 11,000 Baht From Tourist2m20s

Beach Road Girl Stole 11,000 Baht From Tourist

A Pattaya beach road girl was arrested after stealing 11,000 baht (340$) from an Indian customer after he fell asleep in his hotel room. Ploy Duangwai, 29, was picked up by the holidaymaker on the Beach Road in Pattaya and agreed a price with him to return to his hotel. But when he fell asleep in the room while drunk and after their exertions, she rifled through his pockets and left the room with the cash. The man complained to police after the theft on September 2 and officers began their hunt. They checked CCTV and identified Ploy, but it took them two weeks to track her down before she was finally arrested on September 18.

When You Need To Order More Food9s

When You Need To Order More Food

A woman arrived prepared at her favourite restaurant during its busiest time - she took her own microphone to call over the waiter. Glysdi Faith Baguio, 20, visited the packed all-you-can-rice restaurant in Quezon City, the Philippines at 9pm on August 22. Knowing that she would struggle to catch the attention of staff due to the noise, she took her own battery powered karaoke microphone which has a built in amp and speaker.

Crow Eats From Security Guard's Hand1m57s

Crow Eats From Security Guard's Hand

This is the heart-warming moment a security guard 'made friends' with a wild crow - which started eating from his outstretched hand. Romy Alcoreza was sitting down at work outside an electronics company in the town of Calamba in Laguna province, the Philippines, on September 2. The guard heard the bird squawking nervously while hopping along the branches of nearby bushes. Romy gently beckoned over the black crow with crumbs of rice scattered across his blue log book. Then when the bird had started to trust him, he held out the food in his hand. The large crow hopped across and perched on a green plastic chair while it pecked the food from Romy's hand. Father-of-three Romy said: ''It feels good that animals seem to trust us and ask us for food. Let's take care of them like what I do for my crow friend.''

Lizard Struggles To Eat Giant Millipede1m20s

Lizard Struggles To Eat Giant Millipede

This lizard appeared to have bitten more than it could chew - after it grabbed hold of a giant millipede. The blue and orange tokay gecko but the eight-inch long insect by its tail after seeing it crawling along a wall in Chonburi, Thailand, at 4pm on September 4.

Thai Cop Saved By His iPhone1m55s

Thai Cop Saved By His iPhone

A hero policeman caught up in a shootout was saved after a bullet hit his iPhone in his pocket.Off-duty Sergeant Major Powaret Banjong, 31, had been visiting the packed restaurant on Saturday night when he intervened in an argument on a nearby table and a gun fight broke out. A shot which was heading for Powaret's groin was prevented from making contact after it smashed into the iPhone he had in his right pocket. The smartphone's screen was shattered and there was a bullet-hole in the top right corner - but the bullet did not penetrate the other side.

Scuba Diver Swims Through Plastic Pollution35s

Scuba Diver Swims Through Plastic Pollution

A scuba diver filmed the moment he was faced with an underwater torrent of plastic pollution at one of the world's popular dive spots. Dive master and instructor Luis Manzano, 38, had just plunged into the water off the coast of Anilao in the Philippines on August 27 when he was confronted with the pollution. Hundreds of plastic bags, crisp packets and scraps of plastic waste were floating in the idyllic waters - one of the world's most popular and beautiful diving locations. Luis scooped up some of the rubbish and laid it out on the boat to show the extent of the problem but he admitted ''all the clean ups in the world won't solve this problem''.

Marikina City Tornado Damages Buildings9s

Marikina City Tornado Damages Buildings

Footage shows a tornado whipping up debris after damaging buildings in Marikina City, the Philippines on September 14 including a public elementary school. The 1km wide twister hit the area as Typhoon Ompong Mangkhut approached, a deadly storm that has left dozens dead and spread to Hong Kong.

Man Blown Over By Typhoon Mangkhut20s

Man Blown Over By Typhoon Mangkhut

This is the moment a man was blown off his feet and sent skidding across the wet ground after being battered with strong winds from Typhoon Ompong. The pedestrian could not handle the power of the storm as it hit Quezon City, the Philippines on September 15.

Residents Flee Homes After Typhoon Ompong Mangkhut Floods42s

Residents Flee Homes After Typhoon Ompong Mangkhut Floods

Residents continued to deal with the aftermath of Typhoon Ompong today - with one man even loading all of his belongings onto a motorbike and sidecar. The natural disaster might have left the Philippines, but locals in Dagupan City will still have to battle through the flood waters for at least another week. In footage taken at a public market, people can be seen trying to continue living their normal lives. A man fleeing the area even packed his belongings into boxes which he placed carefully in his motorcycle so the flood water will not reach it. ''Are we supposed to deal with the flood here forever? Should we just drive boats here instead of tricycles and jeepneys,'' said local Parekoi Tampos.

Tornado Seen Over Marika City1m27s

Tornado Seen Over Marika City

Footage shows a tornado ripping across the sky line in Marikina City, the Philippines on September 14, damaging buildings including a public elementary school. The 1km wide twister hit the area as Typhoon Ompong approached, a deadly storm that has left dozens dead and spread to Hong Kong.

Lion Filmed Having Seizure At Zoo47s

Lion Filmed Having Seizure At Zoo

This is the harrowing moment a Lion was seen having a seizure on the floor of his enclosure in front of shocked zoo visitors. Four-year-old female Asiatic lion, Raffy, collapsed and started violently shaking at the Manila Zoo in the Philippines on Sunday afternoon just before 3pm. Onlooker Mark Lee said the animal appeared ''malnourished'' and called on the zoo to investigate incident. He said: ''The lions in the zoo appeared malnourished. The animal in the video was having a seizure. I think that the zoo really needs to look into this a lot more. I know that volunteers do check ups once a week on animals but it is not enough so I do hope that the management of Manila Zoo will further improve in the future.''

Python Caught Then Regurgitates Rooster2m34s

Python Caught Then Regurgitates Rooster

This was the moment a 10ft long python is caught and forced to regurgitate a ROOSTER. The snake was spotted strangling the bird after raiding the chicken coup at the home in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province, southern Thailand. Farmer Supap Kotcha, 57, was too afraid to approach the serpent rescue her bird and ran back to call the emergency services. They arrived a short time later to find the snake had already swallowed the rooster but dragged it out into the open where it was forced to spit it out.

Thai Twins Marry For Good Luck7m20s

Thai Twins Marry For Good Luck

This is the bizarre moment two Thai twins were married for good luck and to cleanse themselves of ''sins from past lives''. The brother and sister - named 'mobile phone' and 'watermelon' - were born in 2013 but when their parents believed they were mature enough, they arrange a ceremony for them. Superstitious locals reckon that unless male and female twins are married as quickly as possible, one of them will suffer a terrible death when they are older. The whole village tuned out of the traditional ceremony featuring dancers, dowries and gifts of gold in Ang Thong province, southern Thailand, on September 5.

Typhoon Ompong Reaches Street In Hong Kong3m06s

Typhoon Ompong Reaches Street In Hong Kong

Filipino migrant workers witnesses typhoon Ompong (Manghkhut) from the Philippines make its way to Hong Kong on September 16. Jun Monterozo said: "As of 3:30 p.m., we can already feel typhoon Ompong here in Hong Kong. Almost all of the shops are closed today."

Centuries Old Pine Tree Falls In Typhoon Ompong Landslide5m01s

Centuries Old Pine Tree Falls In Typhoon Ompong Landslide

Centuries-old pine tree in Baguio City, the Philippines was caught in a landslide during typhoon Ompong's devastation in the area on September 15. The pine tree is located in the Mines View Park and is considered as the oldest pine tree ever recorded in the country at 229-years-old. The tree is easily recognized because a native chief's face is carved onto its trunk.

Flood Water Runs Down Road In Typhoon Ompong15s

Flood Water Runs Down Road In Typhoon Ompong

Footage of a raging flood current was filmed in Baguio City, the Philippines on September 15. Filmer Jaylord Legaspi said: "This flood is only brought by a few minutes of rain. When I went out to check, it became like this."

Rain In Manila From Typhoon Ompong28s

Rain In Manila From Typhoon Ompong

Typhoon Ompong can also be felt in the Philippines' capital region. Footage shows how strong the winds and heavy the rains that are brought by the typhoon on September 15 in Malabon City.

Typhoon Ompong Floods Village In Philippines2m49s

Typhoon Ompong Floods Village In Philippines

Residents in a village in Baguio City, the Philippines filmed the heartbreaking devastation of their homes on September 15. The "City of Pines" is one of the Typhoon Ompong worst hit areas. Almost 80 per cent of the city has no electricity, and is expected to be like this for more than a week.

Cars Damaged And Flung Around By Typhoon Ompong32s

Cars Damaged And Flung Around By Typhoon Ompong

Flood current sends vehicles all over the place in Baguio City, the Philippines on September 15 during typhoon Ompong. The filmer said: ''The typhoon was so powerful. It carried the cars away like they were little toys.''

Korean Tourists Get An Unfortunate Surprise1m48s

Korean Tourists Get An Unfortunate Surprise

This is the awkward moment two Korean tourists were treated by paramedics - after a bust up with a brass when they discovered it was a ladyboy. The holidaymakers had the unfortunate experience after negotiating with the young transgender on Beach Road in Pattaya, Thailand, then taking them back to their hotel at 3am on September 17, only to find out the truth about their identity.