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November 28, 2018 8:43 AM Lion Air plane not airworthy before fatal crash, investigators say

The plane, which crashed into the sea off Indonesia in October, experienced technical difficulties on a previous flight. Pilots of the Boeing 737 struggled to control the aircraft after takeoff, according to a report from Indonesia's national transport safety committee. On 28 October, the day before the fatal crash, the same plane experienced technical 93

November 22, 2018 11:47 AM This is the humble thing F1 legend Michael Schumacher had to say about who HE looked up to

DESPITE being the most successful Formula One driver of all time, a newly released interview with Michael Schumacher, taken just two months before the motorsport legend’s catastrophic accident, reveals just how remarkably humble he really was. Schumacher is not only beloved of his army of fans but was also loved throughout the pit lane for his personality 84

November 21, 2018 9:50 AM German teenager loses driving licence after 49 minutes

A teenager managed to lose his driver's licence just 49 minutes after getting it, German police said. The 18-year-old was returning from his successful driving test when officers in the town of Hemer checked his car with a laser speed gun. He was clocked travelling almost twice the speed limit - at 95km/h (60mph) in a 50km/h (30mph) zone. "Some things 48

November 20, 2018 2:43 PM Nigel Levine: European indoor gold medallist banned for failing drugs test

British Olympic sprinter Nigel Levine has been banned from all sport for four years after failing a drugs test. The European 4x400m relay gold medallist was provisionally suspended in December. And UK Anti-Doping has now confirmed the 29-year-old tested positive for banned asthma drug clenbuterol following an out-of-competition test on 24 November 2017. Levine 47

November 14, 2018 6:10 AM Royston Cave: 'Knights Templar' carvings at risk

Royston Cave in Royston, near Cambridge, is believed to have been used by the Order of the Knights Templar as a secret meeting place. It was discovered by accident in the middle of the 18th century and is full of carvings. Historic England said the "mystical carvings" had been added to its Heritage At Risk register because they had "steadily deteriorated 39

November 12, 2018 6:58 PM Top Gear presenter Chris Harris crashes Porsche

Top Gear presenter Chris Harris has been involved in a car crash while working for the show's magazine. Harris was driving a black Porsche GT3 Touring on the A466 near Tintern in Monmouthshire when he crashed into a pick-up truck doing a three-point turn. Nobody was injured in the crash, which happened at about 13:30 GMT on Monday, but both vehicles 41

November 11, 2018 7:36 PM Sheffield crash: Father and son named as victims

A man who died in a car crash alongside his one-year-old son was "full of life" and a "loving father", his uncle has said. Adnan Ashraf Jarral, 35, and his son, Usman Adnan Jarral, died when their people carrier collided with a VW Golf in Sheffield on Friday night. Mr Jarral's uncle, Shafqat Mirza, said his nephew was "humble and polite". Husband and wife Miroslave 36

November 11, 2018 7:07 PM Baby dies in police car chase

AN off-duty midwife tried vainly to save the life of a baby injured in a car crash which killed four people. The accident happened when a vehicle being chased by police crashed into a people carrier with its driver and six passengers. CRASH SCENE.. Wreckage spread across the road after the collision which killed four people (Image: SWNS) Police in South 34

November 10, 2018 12:09 AM Leicester City fans in '5,000-1' walk for helicopter crash victims

Thousands of Leicester City fans are set to join a memorial walk in honour of those killed in the helicopter crash outside the club's stadium. Club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was among five people who died when the aircraft came down on 27 October. Fans will march from Jubilee Square to the King Power Stadium before the Foxes play Burnley. The idea for the memorial 59

November 9, 2018 12:58 PM Theresa May convoy in car crash in Belgium as Prime Minister attends Remembrance memorial

THERESA May’s convoy has been involved in a car crash in Belgium which has left two police officers injured. Beligan Prime Minister Charles Michel was also in the convoy which was involved in the crash. The incident happened on a Belgian motorway as Mrs May and Mr Michel were travelling from a Remembrance event at St Symphorien Military Cemetery in Mons. Two police 27