Top videos: Prison escape, and a chocolate bar like no other

This week, footage of a murderer escaping prison was released and flash flooding devastated Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey.

Collingwood’s captain was very pleased after beating Melbourne in the qualifying final, and climate protesters interrupted the US Open.

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Murderer escapes prison

Footage of a convicted murderer’s escape from prison was released this week, as Danelo Cavalcante continues to evade authorities.

Cavalcante escaped while in the prison’s exercise yard, just days after he was sentenced to life for the violent murder of his girlfriend.

Pies take the win

Collingwood’s “very happy” captain Darcy Moore lapped up the atmosphere at the MCG on Thursday night.

The Pies beat Melbourne in the first of the AFL finals by just seven points in front of more than 92,000 people. Moore was seen encouraging the Magpie Army to make some noise after the win.

Flash floods hit Greece, Turkey and Bulgaria

Flash floods have killed at least 14 people in Greece, Turkey and Bulgaria.

The deadly storms caused landslides, destroyed roads and infrastructure and swept cars away.

Protesters interrupt US Open

Climate protesters interrupted the semi-final between Coco Gauff and Karolina Muchova by glueing their feet to the floor in the stands.

The crowd chanted for the protesters to be kicked out and they were eventually escorted away.

BTS of Barbie hit

Dua Lipa’s Dance the Night, the catchy hit from the Barbie soundtrack, has likely been stuck in your head since it came out.

Legendary producer Mark Ronson gave people a behind the scenes look at how the song came to be this week, revealing his initial pitch to Dua Lipa.


lipa 4 life #dancethenight #barbiemovie

♬ original sound – Mark Ronson

Wombat zoomies

This week, an old video of Boo the wombat doing zoomies resurfaced when the CSIRO shared it to mark Wombat Wednesday.

The very speedy and energetic Boo lives at the Caversham Wildlife Park and is proof that dogs aren’t the only ones who get the zoomies.

Chocolate bar

Pastry chef Amaury Guichon really showed off his skills this week when he unveiled a bar made entirely out of chocolate.

Not only did he make a sweet bar, but also bar stools and all the tools one would need to make a drink.


Chocolate bar! 🍫🍸 The new hot spot in town! Who wants to have a chocolate drink made by me? #amauryguichon #chocolate

♬ Fire for You – Cannons

Hogwarts Express takes off

The scenes at London’s King’s Cross Station on September 1 were absolutely wild, as Harry Potter fans gathered to see off the Hogwarts Express.

You would hate to be running to catch your train as the fans counted down until a message was heard over the intercom announcing the departure at Platform 9 and 3/4.


#fyp #harrypotter #hogwarts #hogwartsexperess #hogwartsedit

♬ original sound – uktravel

Smart gecko tricks sensor

A very smart gecko has figured out how to trip the sensor on a water fountain to quench its thirst.

The little gecko is seen stretching back to lap up some water and people were very impressed by its genius plan.


thank you to my mom for sending me this absolute masterpiece 🦎 #geicogecko

♬ original sound – SpongeBob background music

Mother bear warns cubs

A very protective mother bear was seen warning her cubs of another bear this week.

Topics: viral video
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