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October 15, 2018 6:40 AM Man chokes to death as shirt gets caught in New York subway escalator

Carlos Alvarez, 48, died after his shirt caught on an escalator in the Bronx in the early hours of Sunday morning. The 48-year-old man was found unconscious on top of the escalator with part of his shirt caught in the machine and the neckline choking him. The authorities had been called to reports of a man behaving erratically at the Intervale Station 38

October 11, 2018 2:12 PM Three critically injured in 'serious collision' on M4

A heavy goods vehicle and a minibus were involved in a crash at around 12.20pm on Thursday between Hungerford and Chievely. The accident happened at about 12.20pm when there was a collision between a heavy goods vehicle and a minibus. South Central Ambulance Service said three people with less serious injuries have also been taken to hospital. The road is currently 29

October 7, 2018 3:15 PM Brazil election results: Far-right Jair Bolsonaro STORMS into polls lead

JAIR Bolsonaro is the front-runner in the Brazil presidential elections 2018. Here is everything you need to know about the far-right leader as he storms into polls lead. Will he win the presidential election? Populist Bolsonaro declared he is “Brazil’s answer to Donald Trump”. The 63-year-old, who is pro-torture, wants to focus on tacking crime and corruption 77

September 26, 2018 9:00 PM Basildon Hospital on LOCKDOWN: Police surround building in 'major incident'

BASILDON University Hospital has been “blocked off” by police this evening amid what witnesses have described as a major incident. People at the scene reported seeing “10 police cars” descend on the hospital, according to EssexLive. It is unclear what officers are responding to. Essex Police are due to release a statement imminently. However a spokesman 36

September 20, 2018 7:11 PM Lake Victoria, Tanzania: Dozens drown in ferry capsize

At least 40 people have died after a ferry carrying hundreds of people capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania. One official told the Reuters news agency the number who drowned could be more than 200. Rescue efforts have been halted until dawn on Friday. The MV Nyerere ferry overturned near the shore between the islands of Ukora and Bugolora. It is thought 38

September 18, 2018 4:14 PM Madrid Hotel Ritz scaffolding COLLAPSES – 1 person dead and 8 injured in Spain capital

ONE man has died and at least eight people have been injured after a scaffolding collapsed at the Hotel Ritz in Madrid. Multi-million pound renovation work was going on at the hotel, which was closed at the end of February and was due to reopen at the end of next year. The drama happened around 4pm this afternoon after a concrete deck fell and dragged 54

September 13, 2018 8:49 AM What sort of car twat are you?

You have a decent income but hate spending money so you drive a 90s Golf or ancient Volvo that leaves a plume of black smoke like a squid under attack. You’re such a tightarse you’ll endure endless breakdowns until it completely falls apart like a clown car. You love people staring at your Porsche Spyder or Aston Martin. Sadly the kudos quickly wears 29

September 8, 2018 4:14 PM Body of Richard Chapelow found after banana boat fall in Portugal

Firefighters say a passerby spotted Richard Chapelow's body in Santa Clara Dam and a post-mortem is under way. Richard Chapelow, 29, was thrown from the boat on Portugal's Santa Clara Dam on 20 August. Firefighters told the AFP news agency on Saturday that Mr Chapelow's body had been spotted by a passerby at the lake and that a post-mortem was under 133

September 8, 2018 2:55 PM Car crashes through glass window at Westfield Stratford

A car has crashed through a glass window and into an escalator at Stratford's Westfield shopping centre. The white people carrier became wedged on top of the moving stairs, having ploughed through glass in the east London shopping centre's car park. Police were called by London Ambulance Service at 14:39 BST and confirmed nobody was injured in the incident 36

September 8, 2018 1:17 AM Three pilots hailed as heroes after a July crash in Durango, Mexico, are fired by a Mexican airline

Three pilots hailed as heroes for saving lives of 103 people when Aeromexico flight crashed are FIRED as it's revealed a trainee was at the controls during take-off Three pilots celebrated as heroes aboard the Aeromexico plane that crashed into a field off the runway at an airport in northwest Mexico in late July were fired Thursday as it was revealed 58