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January 9, 2019 8:27 PM Proof of LIFE: Scientists record mysterious radio signals from deep space

REPEATING fast radio bursts have been detected by scientists for the second time ever - raising speculation as to whether it could be aliens. The fast radio bursts (FRBs) have come from deep space with their origin unknown. The majority of scientists believe they are generated by powerful astrophysical phenomena like black holes. Professor Avid Loeb from the Harvard 140

January 8, 2019 10:11 AM M58 traffic: M58 CLOSED after ‘horrendous accident’

The M58 was initially closed between junctions 3 and 4, with Skelmersdale Police urging motorists to avoid the area. The closure was later extended to junction 5 after a second accident. Highways England said on Twitter: "The M58 is closed in both directions, J3 - J4, near Skelmersdale, while the emergency services deal with a serious collision. Early 105

January 6, 2019 9:40 PM Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion back in hospital five months after lung transplant

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is in hospital in Vienna with influenza, five months after having a lung transplant. Is is understood doctors are taking every precaution given the serious nature of Lauda's surgery. Austrian Lauda, 69, was given his transplant in August after doctors found he had "severe lung disease". Doctors said after 108

January 6, 2019 5:36 PM Police hunt road-rage cyclist who hit driver with BIKE LOCK

POLICE are hunting a road-rage cyclist who allegedly smacked a van driver over the head with a bike lock. The cyclist fled after allegedly hitting the motorist with his bike lock in broad daylight following an accident in Bristol. But the cyclist escaped on his bike before police arrived. The victim told officers he saw a have-a-go hero chase the cyclist 61

January 6, 2019 2:18 PM Soulja Boy in 'very bad' car crash after Malibu mudslides and flash floods

The Crank That rapper "almost went into the ocean" after he was caught up in a mudslide and was involved in a car crash. The Crank That rapper sent tweets to his five million followers saying his car "almost went into the ocean" before retweeting news stories covering mudslides in Malibu. The 28-year-old - whose real name is DeAndre Cortez Way - also retweeted 149

January 2, 2019 10:25 AM Netflix news: Saudi Arabia force Netflix to PULL 'Patriot Act' episode from service

NETFLIX has removed an episode of comedian Hasan Minhaj’s Patriot Act from its service in Saudi Arabia, but why? Comedian Hasan Minhaj jokes in the episode: “They went through so many explanations, the only one they didn’t say was that Khashoggi died in a free solo rock climbing accident.” In total 11 people have been charged with the journalist's death 119

January 2, 2019 9:28 AM Denmark train crash: Six dead after accident on bridge in 'severe storm'

SIX people died in a train crash in Denmark after being reportedly hit by objects fallen from a freight train during a storm. The deadly accident took place on the Great Belt fixed link between Zealand and Fyn, Denmark's two major islands, on Wednesday at approximately 7am GMT (8am local time), train operator DSB said. Eight more people are believed 69

December 29, 2018 2:38 PM Scottish borders crash: Minibus overturns 'carrying 24 people on board' in horror smash

A minibus carrying 24 people overturned in a horrific smash on the A6089 between Carfraemill and Gordon on the Scottish border on Saturday afternoon, with one person confirmed dead. Police have confirmed that one person has died while 23 people, including the driver, were taken to hospital with injuries after emergency services responded to the scene 80

December 24, 2018 2:52 PM Boy, 3, walks two miles in snow after father dies in accident

A three year old boy walked an astonishing two miles all alone across snowy wastes in a temperature of minus 30C after watching his father die when his snowmobile tumbled into an ice hole. A three year old boy walked an astonishing two miles all alone across snowy wastes (Image: Siberian Times) The boy - not yet named - said his father shouted to him: “Son, run to the shop!” before 101

December 24, 2018 2:27 PM M25 traffic latest: Three lanes closed, severe travel delays after crash near J19 and J20

The AA have reported that all lanes have stopped and there is stationary traffic due to an accident on the M25 anticlockwise from junction 19 at Watford to junction 20 in Kings Langley. Earlier today lanes were closed on the busy motorway in the Godstone area when emergency serviced attended an accident. The AA said in a statement: “Two lanes blocked 76