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“I love you, I came back for you” Woman jumps into lion enclosure with a rose and money to sing and dance for the beast

"I love you, I came back for you" Woman jumps into lion enclosure with a rose and money to sing and dance for the beast

A woman jumped the barrier of the lion enclosure at a zoo and started dancing and tossing money at one of the lions. The bizarre incident occurred at around 4pm on Thursday, Nov. 11, according to the Bronx Zoo in New York.

Footage shared on social media shows the woman in a red dress carrying some roses before she starts dancing just metres away from a lion.

"I love you, I came back for you" Woman jumps into lion enclosure with a rose and money to sing and dance for the beast

In the clip, recorded by the woman’s husband, she can be heard talking to the lion as she declares “I missed him so much”. Her husband has since described the stunt to News 4 as “definitely surreal”, adding that she addressed the lion by saying “King, I love you, I came back for you”.

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Queen Elizabeth hospitalized after cancelling Ireland trip

Queen Elizabeth hospitalized after cancelling Ireland trip

Queen Elizabeth II was admitted in a hospital on Wednesday afternoon for tests and was discharged on Thursday October 21, Buckingham Palace confirms.

Royal doctors were said to have ensured that the 95-year-old sovereign was seen by specialists in London on Wednesday afternoon, a day after Buckingham Palace announced she would cancel a visit to Northern Ireland on the advice of her doctors.

It is believed that her medical team acted out of caution to have her admitted.

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US surgeons successfully attach a pig kidney to a human and it worked

US surgeons successfully attach a pig kidney to a human and it worked

For the first time, Surgeons in US have successfully attached a kidney grown in a genetically altered pig to a human patient and found that the organ worked normally.



The procedure done at NYU Langone Health in New York City involved use of a pig whose genes had been altered so that its tissues no longer contained a molecule known to trigger an almost immediate rejection, according to the Reuters news agency which reported on the news on Tuesday.

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Bill Gates’ daughter, Jennifer Gates marries Nayel Nassar in private ceremony (photos)

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Jennifer Gates, the eldest daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates, has married Nayel Nassar.


The 25-year-old medical student, who announced her engagement to the professional equestrian, 30, in January 2020, got married to him on Saturday October 16, at her 124-acre horse farm in North Salem, New York.

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Donald Trump questioned by lawyers as protesters allege his security guards violently attacked them

Donald Trump questioned by lawyers as protesters allege his security guards violently attacked them

Donald Trump has been questioned under oath as part of a lawsuit where protesters allege they were violently attacked by his security guards.



The former US president testified at Trump Tower in New York City for several hours on Monday, and video of his deposition will be played before a jury if the case goes to trial.

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Bill Clinton returns home after five nights in California hospital and intensive care treatment for sepsis caused by urinary tract infection (photos)

Update: Bill Clinton returns home?after five nights in California hospital and intensive care treatment for sepsis caused by urinary tract infection(Photos)

Former US President Bill Clinton has returned to his New York home following his release from hospital on Sunday after he spent five nights receiving treatment for a urological infection.

The former president, 75, was seen arriving to the Chappaqua residence in a black SUV as the vehicle was seen approaching the gate on Sunday night.

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Woman accused of fatally shooting man who refused to kiss her

Woman accused of fatally shooting man who refused to kiss her

A 28-year-old woman in Illinois shot and killed a man in a bizarre love triangle dispute, according to authorities.

Claudia Resendiz-Florez was staying with two friends—James Jones and his girlfriend—at their home in the city of Rolling Meadows when the incident unfolded on Thursday night, October 14, The Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Shock as ‘female prisoner’ is discovered to actually be a male

Shock as ?female prisoner? is discovered to actually be a male

A dramatic scene played out at Shurugwi Female Prison last week as a supposedly female prisoner was discovered to be a male.

22-year-old Praise Mpofu who was dressed as a woman at the time of his arrest, is alleged to have been in the business of pretending to be a female to lure male clients who he would steal from.

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Wanda Nara ‘splits from husband Mauro Icardi’ after accusing the PSG striker of cheating

Wanda Nara ?splits from husband Mauro Icardi? after accusing the PSG striker of cheating

Wanda Nara, the wife and agent of Paris Saint-Germain star Mauro Icardi, has reportedly split from her husband after accusing him of cheating.

Icardi, 28, and Wanda, 34, began their affair when the Argentine media personality was still married to his former team-mate at Sampdoria, Maxi Lopez. The pair later got married in 2014.

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We won’t start a war with China, but will defend ourselves full on – Taiwan Military says

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Taiwan will not start a war with China but will defend itself “full on”, Defence Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng said on Thursday, amid an increase in tensions between the pair that has raised concern internationally.

Military tensions with China, which claims Taiwan as its own territory, are at their worst in more than 40 years, Chiu said last week, adding that China will be capable of mounting a “full-scale” invasion by 2025.

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