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December 14, 2018 6:32 PM Hastings cliff fall: Rock crashes into bedroom

A large rock which fell from a cliff came crashing into the bedroom of a seafront flat. The occupant of the first-floor flat, in Hastings, East Sussex, was not at home when two boulders weighing several tonnes tumbled into a building on Thursday. One caused damage to the room, while the other landed on the flat roof of a ground floor shop in White Rock. Hastings 6

December 13, 2018 6:11 AM HORROR CRASH in Ankara, Turkey as high-speed train DERAILS leaving 4 dead and 43 injured

A HIGH-SPEED train crashed in the Turkish capital of Ankara in a horrific collision, killing four and injuring 43, Ankara Governor Vasip Sahin confirmed on Thursday morning. A total of two carriages were derailed as a result of the crash. It occurred as the train collided with the main gate of Ankara’s Marsandiz train station. The Ankara governor has confirmed 7

December 8, 2018 12:29 PM Lockerbie disaster 30 years on: 'We are still shouting... and we need to be heard'

Swire, like many informed Lockerbie watchers, believes the terror group, the PFLP-GC, the first suspects in the case, were the culprits, and that the bombing was ordered and paid for by Iran. When an Iran Airbus carrying pilgrims to Mecca was shot down over the Gulf by the US vessel Vincennes five months before Lockerbie, killing all 290 on board, the Iranians 10

December 6, 2018 10:06 PM Alaska earthquake: Anchorage hit by ANOTHER strong quake

A STRONG earthquake has rattled Anchorage just days after a major tremor caused widespread damage across Alaska’s biggest city. Witnesses reported feeling buildings shaking as the magnitude 5.1 quake struck at 9.45pm GMT (1.45pm local time). The epicentre was just 37km north of Anchorage, according to earthquake monitoring service EMSC. People in the area took to the EMSC site to share 15

December 6, 2018 5:17 PM Mother of monkey dust drug addict warns of dangers

Jane Eagles has allowed a BBC film crew into her son's flat to show the devastation the drug monkey dust can cause. Kevin Eagles from Knutton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, is currently in jail after he climbed up on a roof whilst high on the class B drug and threw roof tiles at police. He pleaded guilty to criminal damage and affray at Stoke-on-Trent Crown 8

December 6, 2018 9:43 AM SNP plot new tax raid on Scottish families

FINANCE Secretary Derek Mackay was accused of ignoring warnings after he claimed another middle-class tax raid would not backfire. Tories highlighted concerns over the economic damage of the widening tax gap with England but said the SNP “isn’t listening”. Mr Mackay will reveal his draft Budget next week but has ruled out following Philip Hammond’s lead in raising 10

December 6, 2018 6:55 AM Norfolk Island EARTHQUAKE: Australia island hit by Magnitude 6 quake on Ring of Fire

A MAGNITUDE 6 earthquake has shaken Australia’s Norfolk Island, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) has said - the second to rock the South Pacific Ocean over the past 24 hours. This latest quake hit at a depth of 10km (six miles) about 681km (423 miles) northeast of Norfolk Island. There was no immediate tsunami warning after and no reports of damage 8

November 29, 2018 6:59 PM ‘Major incident’ at rugby stadium as floodlight COLLAPSES in Storm Diana

A MAJOR incident has been declared at a rugby stadium as gale force winds from Storm Diana caused a floodlight to collapse. The incident happened at rugby league side Hull KR’s stadium this evening. Fortunately there was no game being played at the time of the collapse and the club said nobody was injured. The Super League team said KCOM Craven Park will be closed 9

November 29, 2018 8:32 AM Guatemala volcano eruption: Fuego blows 10 TIMES EVERY HOUR in day of blasts

GUATEMALA'S Volcano Fuego has erupted 10 times every hour in a terrifying day of explosions, violently spewing vivid jets of lava and plumes of hot smoke and ash into the skies. Volcan de Fuego - Central America’s most active volcanoes - has been erupting once again, threatening another round of massive damage to Central America. The Volcano of Fire in Guatemala 26

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 17