Alley Wilson, Global News

Alley Wilson

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Toronto, ON, Canada

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Past articles by Alley:

Coronavirus: Here’s why experts, health officials want you to stay away from public parks

Cities all around the world have closed down non-essential services, including public parks, in order to help stop the transmission of COVID-19. However, some people don’t seem to be getting the message. → Read More

Black History Month 2019: 28 historical black figures to celebrate

In celebration of Black History Month, here are 28 historical black history makers and 10 modern-day black history makers who are paving the way and achieving firsts. → Read More

Barack Obama debuts on Billboard’s Hot R&B Songs chart

Former U.S. president Barack Obama debut at No. 22 on Billboard’s Hot R&B Songs chart with Christopher Jackson and BeBe Winans. → Read More

Teen fatally shoots friend by accident, then kills himself on New Year’s Eve

A 15-year-old teen is dead after he accidentally killed his 17-year-old friend and then turned the gun on himself. → Read More

Teen pulls himself from burning plane following deadly crash

A 17-year-old boy was the only survivor of a plane crash. Dramatic video shows the teen emerging from the burning plane after the crash. → Read More

Dramatic video shows car swept away, street turns into river by floods in France

The country’s national weather agency placed parts of France under an 'orange alert,' which is the second highest warning. → Read More

Alberta boaters help free baby moose found covered in mud

A moose was found covered up to its head in mud on May 19 in Grande Prairie, Alta. → Read More

Singapore Zoo euthanizes its last polar bear due to age-related ailments

Inuka was euthanized at the Singapore Zoo on April 25 after his health didn’t improve despite various treatments. Zoo officials said Inuka, who was 27 years old, would have been suffering if kept alive. → Read More

World’s oldest known message in a bottle found on Australian beach

The 132-year-old message asked for the finder to return the note when it was discovered. → Read More

Wife surprises husband with pilot’s in-flight pregnancy announcement

The woman asked the flight crew to help surprise her husband with the special news. → Read More

10-year-old boy left to crawl home after hit-and-run

The 10-year-old boy was crawling home until an unidentified himself stopped to assist him. → Read More

Spectacular lightning storm lights up Australian skies

A powerful thunderstorm swept through Queensland, Australia on Sunday as bolts of lightning lit up the sky leaving residents in awe. → Read More

California woman with brain cancer showered with puppies, breaks down crying

A 28-year-old California woman was crying tears of joy after her friend surprised her with a bunch of puppies at an animal shelter. → Read More

Student wins US$10K sinking golf shot on basketball court

He shoots, he scores — a golf putt on a basketball court. Either way, a South Carolina student is US$10,000 richer for it. → Read More

Reporter rides kayak through snow, has embarrassing ending

A South Carolina reporter decided to ride through the snow in a kayak, but she didn't quite make it. → Read More

Dramatic police video captures car crash and rescue from burning vehicle

Video shows two Milwaukee police officers saving two teenage males from a burning vehicle after it collided into a utility pole. → Read More

Year in review: Lifestyle decisions that ended unfortunately in 2017

From eyeball tattoos, to second-degree burns and even a dirty makeup brush - these were the lifestyle decisions that ended unfortunately. → Read More

Dry coughs, wet coughs, mucus: Everything you need to know about coughs and phlegm

During the winter months, people develop lingering coughs when mucus builds up in their chest. According to a Toronto-based respirologist, there is a difference between the type of coughs a person can get. → Read More

Father of slain son hugs convicted murderer during sentencing

A father, whose son was robbed and stabbed to death in 2015, hugged the man who was convicted of his son's murder. → Read More

5-year-old girl with half a heart gets wish of ‘marrying’ best friend before risky surgery

The Connecticut girl told her mother she wanted to "marry the love of her life" before having a risky, open-heart surgery. → Read More