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June 25, 2017 6:24 AM Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills at least 123

At least 123 people were killed when a lorry transporting oil burst into flames near the Pakistani city of Ahmedpur East, local officials say. A crowd had gathered reportedly to collect fuel leaking from the overturned vehicle when it caught fire. Dozens are being treated in hospital. Unconfirmed reports suggest the tanker had been speeding when it overturned 4

June 24, 2017 11:05 PM Four rushed to hospital after lorry crashes into front of home as elderly couple watch TV

Four people have been rushed to hospital after a lorry smashed into the front of a Sussex home while an elderly couple watched television. Dramatic pictures show the aftermath of the crash after the vehicle ploughed into the house in the village of Ansty at around 4.45pm. It is thought that the lorry crashed into two other cars and then crashed into the front 4

June 23, 2017 4:21 PM 'Angela Merkel sit up and listen' Brave Brexiteer offers his services to battle eurocrats

A BREXITEER has insisted he will take on Brussels bureaucrats at negotiating Brexit if the UK cannot complete the task. Karl, from Wakefield, an area which voted to Leave in the EU referendum last year, claimed that he would happily take on EU leaders to negotiate Brexit. The Brexiteer insisted he would give the European Union a year to negotiate a deal with the UK before 9

June 21, 2017 4:41 PM Empty NYC transit bus rolls down street, hits church, cars

NEW YORK (AP) - An empty New York City transit bus rolled backward down a hilly Brooklyn block and smashed into a church and parked vehicles during a crash caught on video . One person on the street received minor injuries when the bus got loose early Wednesday in the Bushwick neighborhood. Metropolitan Transportation Authority spokeswoman Amanda Kwan says the brake 1

June 21, 2017 3:23 PM Three former RuPaul’s Drag Race stars have teamed up to release a song

The AAA girls Willam, Courtney Act and Alaska Thunderf*ck team up again as they release a music video for their new single AAA. The pop filled video features the three queens dancing, wig changes, a trip to an American Apparel store, plenty of emojis and dance instructions. The AAA girls in their new video Alaska (left) Courtney(middle) Willam(right) 10

June 20, 2017 11:04 PM Drivers in London face first pay-as-you-go road charge

Britain’s first pay-per-mile road charging system could be introduced under radical plans to cut the number of car journeys on the country’s busiest roads. A wide-ranging strategy to be outlined by the London mayor today will consider charging vehicles based on distance travelled in the capital, to push people on to public transport. The plan is also likely 2

June 20, 2017 6:33 PM Portugal fires: Confusion over plane crash claim

Reports that a firefighting plane crashed during an operation to tackle huge blazes in central Portugal have been denied by the country's civil protection authority. This contradict earlier reports that a Canadair aircraft went down near the central Pedrógão Grande area. More than 1,000 firefighters on the ground and planes from several countries are battling 8

June 20, 2017 12:00 PM Teenager denies £1m blackmail plot against G4S security firm

Daniel Garland, from Chester-le-Street in County Durham, is accused of making the demand on January 11 A teenager has denied a £1m blackmail plot against the security firm G4S. Daniel Garland, 19, appeared at Teesside Crown Court to admit a charge concerning a bomb hoax, but pleaded not guilty to a blackmail charge and will stand trial in September 6

June 20, 2017 5:53 AM Portugal's forest fire survivors emerge with stories of leaping into water tanks and other dramatic escapes

Authorities have come under mounting criticism for not doing more to prevent the country's deadliest natural disaster in decades. More than 2,700 firefighters are still battling to contain several major wildfires in the area north-east of Lisbon, where one blaze that began on Saturday killed 62 people, many of them as they tried to flee the flames in their 9

June 18, 2017 4:53 PM Cars 3 speeds to No 1 at US box office

Lightning McQueen and his pals in Cars 3 raced to the top spot at the US box office this weekend, pushing Wonder Woman into second place for the first time since it opened. Studio estimates said Disney and Pixar’s Cars 3 opened with $53.5 million (£41.7 million) – a low for the $1 billion (£780 million) series. In its third weekend, Wonder Woman held strong 21