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September 19, 2018 3:50 PM PLAGUE OUTBREAK: Two dead and six infected in Madagascar amid fears of SPREAD

AN OUTBREAK of plague has killed two people in six weeks in the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar, with a further six infected, health officials said on Tuesday, sparking fears the deadly disease could spread quickly. Plague is endemic to the African island, with an estimated 600 cases reported each year, mostly the bubonic variety, which can be treated 5

September 19, 2018 4:04 AM CHALLENGE issued to Lord who claims UK has turned on Brexit on Newsnight

A PRO-EU Lord who claims the British people have changed their minds on Brexit received a dramatic slap-down when a Labour MP, who accepts the result, told him to “come to Stoke-on-Trent” to see that he’s wrong. However he was firmly rebuked by Gareth Snell, the Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central, who believes the 2016 decision should be implemented 7

September 18, 2018 2:23 PM Look what the cat dragged In – a bag of cocaine and heroin

Good Kitty, eh? And none of that M-cat or meow-meow rubbish. Assuming that those two are part of your normal party supplies, which being out-of-yer-brain, middle-class sorts they most probably are:. Avon and Somerset Police said the bag was found in the cat’s bed at its home in St Pauls in Bristol, with the animal “curled up next to it”. It said the owner 8

September 16, 2018 3:34 PM Hawaii volcano update: Evacuation notice LIFTED

HAWAII was once under the fiery influence of the Kilauea volcano, which spouted metric tonnes of lava across the Big Island. Recently, Kilauea has calmed down, allowing evacuation notices to be rescinded, but what is it doing now? Kilauea volcano was formerly tearing through the Hawaii countryside on Big Island, swallowing homes and displacing thousands 8

September 16, 2018 12:34 AM Hurricane Florence RESCUE: Kitten clings on for life as storm continues to RAVAGE US

A KITTEN has been pictured clinging for its life as Hurricane Florence continues to ravage Carolina, leaving only the top of street signs visible in some areas. The overflowing Neuse River swamped the streets of New Bern with water so deep only the tops of street signs were visible. Photos and video of the heartwarming moment the kitten reached safety 6

September 14, 2018 10:29 AM Super Typhoon Mangkhut: Devastating storm to MAINTAIN category 5 status as nears Hong Kong

SUPER Typhoon Mangkhut is the strongest tropical storm that has formed on the planet this year and looks to maintain category 5 status as it approaches Hong Kong and the Philippines. Mangkhut, the Thai word for the fruit mangosteen, has a diameter of about 900 km and is the strongest of 15 storms to have hit the Philippines this year. The dangerous typhoon 20

September 14, 2018 1:05 AM Hurricane Florence WARNING: Heavy floods to wash VENOMOUS SNAKES into urban neighbourhoods

VENOMOUS snakes could soon be found in urban neighbourhoods of South Carolina and pose a threat to the local community, according to environmental experts warning of the devastating impact of Hurricane Florence. Dangerous snakes which typically resident in South Carolina’s wetlands may be displaced by the storm, driving them into populated areas, according 10

September 13, 2018 9:59 AM Typhoon Mangkhut path latest: Where is super typhoon headed for Philippines NOW?

SUPER Typhoon Mangkhut, the most powerful storm across the globe this year, is barrelling toward the Philippines, Taiwan and Hong Kong. So where is Mangkhut now? Massive Typhoon Mangkhut looks set to devastate, with millions in its path. Thousands have begun evacuating coastal areas of the Philippines as fears grow that Mangkhut could combine with monsoonal 9

September 13, 2018 8:57 AM Second patient 'may have drunk toilet cleaner'

An inquest into the death of a woman who died after drinking cleaning fluid has heard another patient at the same hospital may have drunk toilet cleaner. Joan Blaber, 85, from Lewes, died while being treated at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. She died on 23 September 2017, six days after drinking Flash cleaner from a water jug on her bedside 9

September 9, 2018 1:53 PM Top-secret US technology SPOTTED? Mysterious ‘triangle UFO’ linked to military experiments

A SHOCK "triangular UFO" has been spotted close to a secretive US military base, amid speculation that the aircraft is the mysterious TR-3B on a test-run in Texas. Incredible footage has captured a bizarre "triangle UFO" flying across the El Paso sky in Texas this week. The mysterious sighting has been linked to top-secret US technology developed at a nearby 7