Dominik Rygiel is a talented tournament soccer player who is now fighting the battle of his young life. Until recently, this great, funny 12-year-old was excelling on the field and following his favorite pro soccer team, Juventus, with Cristiano Ronaldo. Back in July, Dominik was diagnosed with a brain tumor.... an aggressive form of cancer. The news was devastating to his family and to the soccer community in Arizona where he plays for the Scottsdale Sandsharks. View Now
13,000 feet in the air is a pretty sketchy place for things to go wrong, but luckily these guys knew how to stay calm under pressure. While attempting a wingsuit rodeo trade-off stunt over the skies of Washington, a skydiver wasn't able to properly transfer from one wingsuit pilot's back to the other's. The three went flying in opposite directions, but thankfully, all managed to land safely on the ground. View Now
In this truly bizarre footage from Argentina, a hooded man attempts to rob various pedestrians by chasing them through the streets of Buenos Aires on horseback. The intimidating yet ineffective tactic doesn't seem to get him far, but the whole thing has such an eerie feel to it. Thankfully, the man was eventually tracked down and arrested by police. View Now
A man in India is lucky to be alive after a flood nearly dragged him out to a nearby river while he was trapped in his car. A few good samaritans were there to help the man after he jumped from his car just before it washed out to the rushing river. He did not appear to suffer any injuries. View Now
Scientists in Australia conducted a comprehensive study of the Great Barrier Reef 6,000 feet below the surface of the sea, and the hard work certainly paid off! Using their heavy-duty (not to mention insanely impressive!) equipment, they examined life on the ocean floor, retrieved groundbreaking samples for data collection and even discovered undescribed and unobserved species. Talk about a successful mission!
An 86-year-old man was robbed in broad daylight by a brazen thief. Just as the elderly man turned his back, the suspect grabbed his wallet and cellphone, then ran off. The suspect and his partner didn't get far, however, since police caught up with them a while later. View Now
A woman in China took her ex-husband for a ride, literally. Dash cam footage shows the ex-husband holding on for dear life as the driver keeps on plowing forward along a busy highway. Apparently, the ex-wife told the driver to keep going. Police eventually detained the three individuals and nobody was hurt. View Now
What started as just a normal Zoom classroom meeting turned into a call for action to help a fellow student. A woman in Ecuador was robbed while she was taking part in the virtual classroom, her laptop capturing the whole thing.
Other students and the professor sprang into action, contacting the police right away. Fortunately, nobody was harmed and the suspects were arrested soon after the incident. The cellphones they stole led the police right to their location. View Now
Since Jason and Nikki Wynn have been stuck in Fiji due to COVID-19, they've been spending lots of time on their friend Mark Paarman's boat. Mark has one heck of a life story, which includes getting diagnosed with terminal lung cancer, then outliving the doctor's 6-month prognosis. Although it's great that he beat the odds in that regard, unfortunately he put his boat up for sale because he's been struggling to afford the medication that improves his quality of life. View Now
Marichu was so ready to unlock the door for her friends after a game of table tennis that she forgot to pay attention to one TINY detail. There was no door for her to unlock.
Next, one of the worst feelings in the world is getting your fingers caught in between glass or a window. It's much worse if you're a child. Thankfully, the little girl in the video will still be able to count to ten. View Now
It was a dramatic scene as two men led police on a high-speed chase through the streets of Osasco, Brazil. Apparently the men were riding a motorcycle that had recently been stolen. Police were able to keep up with the suspects as they dangerously weaved through the streets, eventually cutting them off and arresting both men. That's what you get for trying to outrun the law. View Now
In England, two sneaky arsonists set fire to the Farnley cricket clubhouse and then ran off. Unfortunately, estimates suggest that the fire caused over $100,000 worth of damage to the building. You can help out with repairs by donating to the club's fundraiser.
Let's head over to Australia, where a couple of thieves broke into a hotel. Were they after an ATM? Nope, they stole a cigarette machine, leaving a trail of cigarettes behind them as they left. View Now
When this motorcyclist came upon a supercar at a stoplight, he could hardly resist the urge to race it...and if it weren't for the police car driving alongside him, he probably would have! The eye-catching blue McLaren — reportedly owned by YouTube beauty blogger Jeffree Star — eventually went on its way, leaving the motorcyclist's dreams of racing a supercar in the dust.
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We've said it before and we'll say it again, practicing caution near trains is crucial. First, shocking footage shows the moment a 9-year-old boy lept out of a moving train in Thailand, reportedly as some sort of dare.
Then, officials in Estonia released a compilation of the many close calls people have had on railways across the country. Thankfully everyone in these situations ended up being OK, but these videos can teach us important lessons none the less. View Now
Bob and Bobby are a father-son duo who have been customizing Bobby's go-kart on their YouTube channel, Tyranis Customs. Bobby decided to take the go-kart out for a spin, so videographer Tré Davis tagged along to capture all the action. Unfortunately, the fun day of go-karting quickly turned into a nightmare as Bobby crashed off a cliff and injured his arm. View Now
Nothing ruins a day at the beach like a shark biting your arm. A man was "playing" with a nurse shark at a beach in Florida when it bit his arm and wouldn't let go. After 45 minutes, paramedics arrived and took the man away with the shark still latched onto him. View Now
It's a dramatic scene as officials from the National Disaster Response Force head out to rescue residents in Bhadrak, India. Torrential rains have submerged the region, leaving two men stranded in the floodwaters. The rescuers waste no time diving into the water, and thankfully, manage to save both men in the end. View Now
In Russia, strong winds spelled disaster at a high-rise construction site. The stormy weather knocked two cranes over, then one of them crashed into a nearby building. Unfortunately, two crane operators were seriously injured during the mayhem. View Now
The guys in these clips found out the hard way that riding motorcycles can be very dangerous. In Thailand, a motorcyclist was going around a corner too quickly and flipped over a road barrier. Next, some motorcyclists were cruising around in Romania when one of them saw his buddy crash in his rear view mirror. Thankfully, there were only minor injuries in both of these incidents. View Now
This guy's car is pretty low to the ground, but that's how he likes it! In fact, every single time he drives in or out of his driveway, he makes a point to remove his bumper so it won't get damaged. Yep — every time! That's dedication.
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Diners were enjoying their evening at a restaurant in China when things took a terrifying turn. A driver who was apparently under the influence and driving without a license suddenly plowed through the outdoor dining area, injuring four people and causing a significant amount of damage. Thankfully everyone survived the incident, which is currently under investigation. View Now
We often feature Mark Huneycutt on RTM for his scenic paramotoring adventures, but this time it's much different. He and his friend are paramotoring around Cameron, Louisiana and seeing the devastation that Hurricane Laura caused there. Unfortunately, many buildings and homes are completely torn down or left in shambles now.
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A teenage girl boarding a public bus found herself suddenly becoming the victim of a strange attack. Another passenger, an unidentified woman, sat behind the girl and set her hair on fire. As of right now, police have no motive for the assault.
Next, a stuntman in Russia was lucky he was able to walk away after his latest car stunt went very wrong. The stuntman was attempting to jump through a pair of burning hoops while on top of a car but he ended up hitting the hoops, the car roof, and then the ground. While he got up holding his back, he did not need medical attention. View Now
In the United Kingdom, two office workers were exiting an elevator when things got out of hand... literally! It was so windy outside that they dropped their coffees and then one of them took a tumble. A moment of silence for that spilled coffee...
Let's head over to Arizona, where some people were admiring a nice, peaceful sunset. Then all of a sudden, a bolt of lightning stole the show! View Now
Dashcam footage captured the jarring moment a guy's car was suddenly struck by an oncoming vehicle. Apparently the person was texting and driving, which caused them to momentarily veer into his lane. Unfortunately, the guy's beloved car was written off after the accident — but we're just glad everyone was OK.
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It was a terrifying scene in China as flames spread throughout a residential building with people still inside of it. Firefighters hadn't arrived yet, so a crowd of Good Samaritans stepped in to help. They held a sheet to catch a 5-year-old boy and two women who needed to escape from the building. Thanks to that crowd of helpful people, no one was injured during the ordeal. View Now