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September 6, 2018 4:00 AM 'Wheelie' stupid quad biker risks lives on A13

A quad biker has been slammed as "irresponsible" after a video emerged him riding at 70mph on just two wheels - for more than a mile. The man was filmed by another car on the A13 carrying out the dangerous stunt, known as a wheelie. One person who saw the video after it was posted online said: "I couldn't believe what I was seeing. "I drive on a lot of the main roads 46

September 5, 2018 5:39 PM Watch out, UPS: Amazon orders 20,000 vans in bid to build its own delivery fleet

Watch out, UPS: Amazon orders 20,000 vans in bid to build its own delivery fleet The firm says it has ordered 20,000 vans for its new delivery program, in which contractors around the country can launch businesses that deliver packages for the online retailer. The company says 'tens of thousands' of people have applied for the program it announced in June, and it had to increase 103

September 5, 2018 5:16 PM Volvo releases fully autonomous 360c concept car that transforms into a bed, office and robo-taxi

Volvo's transforming robo-taxi: Firm unveils fully autonomous 360c concept car that turns into a BED and an office Volvo envisions a future where your car is a place to sleep, hang out and do work while on the road. The Swedish carmaker unveiled Wednesday its latest concept car, dubbed the 360c, that's an all-electric, autonomous vehicle meant to make traveling 117

September 4, 2018 11:57 AM India bridge collapse: Many feared dead as major Kolkata bridge collapses during rush hour

SEVERAL people are feared dead after the Majerhat Bridge in Kolkata, India collapsed during rush hour traffic. According to local reports, five people have died and 17 are injured after the bidge collapsed at around 4pm local time when a number of vehicles were passing over it. Eight people have been rushed to CMRI Hospital and nine have been rushed 108

September 4, 2018 10:07 AM Man talked down from roof of Basildon Mental Health Unit, near to hospital

A man has been rescued from the roof of a mental health services building. Residents reported seeing a number of police cars at the Essex Mental Health Services Hospital, close to Basildon Hospital. Basildon Hospital has confirmed the man was a patient of Essex Mental Health Services, which is run independently to the hospital. A spokesman from Essex 37

September 4, 2018 8:10 AM Taste of Italy comes to Southend with plenty on offer to entertain visitors

As usual hundreds of people rushed to the event which saw cars, stalls and much more fill the high street. The town centre and seafront came alive with all things Italian - the food, music and of course, cars. There were stunning supercars, an Italian market, crafts for the kids, music and more, with activities for all the family to enjoy. A supercar 36

September 3, 2018 7:57 AM Fire crews issue access warning after bushes set on fire

The fire scorched trees, bushes and shrubs as well as spreading to damage the side of a derelict garage. Although firefighters were able to put out the fire before it did any significant damage, they were slowed down by having to manoeuvre around double parked cars. A fire service spokesman said: "We had a problem with accessing the area due to cars being 38

September 2, 2018 3:29 PM Trump brands Merkel 'RIDICULOUS': US president predicts EU capitulation in trade standoff

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has hit out at German Chancellor Angela Merkel as the American leader intensified his rhetoric of a trade war with the EU this week. President Trump intensified his rhetoric against Brussels, claiming that the EU’s trade policies were “as bad as China”. He agreed in July to hold back on his proposed 25 percent tariffs on cars to allow 45

August 31, 2018 12:20 PM 'Blood seen on floor' as police swoop to Barringtons, Southend

About four police cars and a police wagon were seen outside Barringtons, Sutton Road, Southend at 6.30am today. An anonymous resident said: “There is blood all over the floor. There was an officer waiting for forensics. Someone was taken away. “This is ridiculous. There is security from 5pm to 2pm but they cover the whole area not just Barringtons. It can take them half-an-hour 25

August 29, 2018 8:40 AM Women are better drivers than men, study finds

Male drivers seem to have more accidents than their female counterparts - costing insurers more money in claims pay-outs. research analysing everything from insurance claims to court proceedings for speeding suggests that female drivers are less likely to make a claim and also less likely to commit an offence. And on average, men have paid £3,327 more for their 36