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Josh K. Elliott

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Toronto, ON, Canada

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Recent articles by Josh:

‘Peloton lady’ Monica Ruiz blames her ‘eyebrows’ for ad’s viral fame

Monica Ruiz, the actress who starred in Peloton's controversial holiday ad, spoke to TODAY alongside Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds. → Read More

Bald eagle vs. octopus: ‘Once in a lifetime’ fight caught on video in B.C.

Fish farmers spotted a bald eagle struggling to escape from the clutches of a bright red octopus near Quatsino, B.C. → Read More

‘Chill!’: Trump mocks Greta Thunberg, 16, over Time person of the year honour

Greta Thunberg, who is a child, responded to Donald Trump's attacks by putting the president's words into her Twitter profile. → Read More

How to spot the Geminid meteor shower and a rare ’12/12′ full moon

A numerically special 'cold moon' will rise in the east before Canadians across the country get a chance to see the Geminid meteor shower. → Read More

‘Huge’ 1,000-year-old Viking ship found buried in farmer’s field

The ship was found just below the surface of a farmer‘s field, where it appears to have been covered by a burial mound a millennium ago. → Read More

Man accused of throwing ‘a pair of ferrets’ at cars in vandalism spree

North Yorkshire Police say a man used ferrets and a ferret box to damage several cars in England. → Read More

French fry shortage? Poutine, ‘freedom fries’ at risk after poor potato harvest

Poor growing conditions have hurt this year's potato crop in North America, threatening french fry production and two iconic national foods. → Read More

A plushy glass prison: Fire crew rescues boy trapped in claw machine

The boy somehow climbed into the claw toy machine at a shopping mall in China. → Read More

Americans bought more than 200,000 guns on Black Friday

Black Friday 2019 saw the second-highest single-day total for gun purchases in the United States, according to the FBI. → Read More

Lil Bub, the internet-famous cat with a droopy tongue, has died

Lil Bub, the undersized cat with the protruding tongue, has died. She passed less than a year after her old feline friend, Grumpy Cat. → Read More

Flight forced to turn around after woman fakes illness for better seat, police say

A Florida woman was taken into custody after allegedly saying she faked a medical episode on a plane in order to get a bigger seat, police said. → Read More

‘Kevin the Carrot’ toys ignite Black Friday-like insanity in the U.K.

U.K. shoppers complained about lines and 'fights' over Kevin the Carrot, a popular mascot sold by Aldi as a line of plush toys. → Read More

Missing link? Puppy frozen for 18,000 years could be dog, wolf or both

The remarkably well-preserved canine was found in the Siberian permafrost in 2018. It was about two months old when it died. → Read More

Stuffed Baby Shark takes bullet for toddler sleeping in her bed

Two rival groups sprayed a Madison, Wis., neighbourhood with gunfire, damaging several homes and firing a bullet into a child's bedroom, police said. → Read More

Hospital admits it gave kidney transplant to the wrong patient

A New Jersey hospital says it mixed up two transplant patients' names and gave the wrong person a kidney. → Read More

‘Delusion vs. reality’: Trump tweets photo of himself as Rocky Balboa

It's unclear who originally photoshopped Donald Trump's head onto Sylvester Stallone's body — or why the president shared it. → Read More

Children boo Melania Trump at Be Best anti-bullying speech in Baltimore

Children booed Melania Trump at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, on Tuesday, ahead of a speech about bullying. → Read More

‘I’d like to bid a loonie’: How a Canadian won ‘The Price Is Right’

Canadian Sergio Barboza visited 'The Morning Show' to talk about his experience winning 'The Price Is Right.' → Read More

‘Massive’ kidney weighing 7.4 kilograms removed from patient in India

The unnamed patient suffers from polycystic kidney disease, a genetic disorder that causes fluid-filled cysts to develop in the kidneys. → Read More

Woman killed by feral hogs in driveway of Texas home

The woman was killed on her way from her car to the front door of the home, according to the sheriff in Anahuac, Texas. → Read More