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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 3:15 PM Teenage cyclist taken to hospital after crash in early hours of the morning in Grays

A TEENAGE boy was taken to hospital with head and leg injuries after car crashed into a bicycle. The incident happened in Lodge Lane, Grays, at about 2.20am on Saturday. He was taken to hospital where his injuries are described as serious but not life-threatening. A 20 year-old man from Grays was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and being unfit 4

June 24, 2017 11:25 AM Fiji defeat Scotland in Suva

Scotland’s mission to finish their summer tour unbeaten failed as they lost 27-22 to Fiji in Suva. The Scots won the try count by three to two but their discipline was poor and they were ripped apart by the brilliant handling of Leone Nakarawa and five penalties from fly-half Ben Volavola. Scotland’s handling in the steady drizzle let them down until 4

June 23, 2017 3:27 PM Texas official who imposed $4B bond facing fresh scrutiny

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas court official who imposed a whopping $4 billion bond on a murder suspect is drawing fresh scrutiny after she declined to recuse herself and oversaw a court hearing involving her son. Bell County Attorney Jim Nichols tells the Temple Daily Telegram that Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown may have violated ethics 6

June 23, 2017 2:20 PM HOLIDAY HORROR: Tourists in Paris 'seriously' injured as open-top bus crashes into bridge

A BUS has crashed in Paris after driving into a bridge injuring a number of tourists. At least four people have been injured, including one seriously, after an open-toppled tourist bus hit a low bridge in Paris. The double-decker bus hit the top of the tunnel under the bridge Alexandre III in the heart of the French capital at around 12.30pm, local time. According 7

June 23, 2017 4:09 AM Two men on a stolen dirt bike are killed after the owner 'chased them down in a minivan and hit them head-on'

Two men who were driving a 'stolen dirt bike' on Long Island were killed after the owner of the bike allegedly chased them down with his minivan. Family members identified 19-year-old Keenen King as the victim who died immediately after the crash when the driver, idenitifed as Christopher Bouchard, cut them off. The other man, 20-year-old Anthony Garriques 4

June 22, 2017 5:10 PM Joylon Palmer shrugs off criticism from Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul despite being yet to register points

Jolyon Palmer has dismissed recent criticism of him by Renault team boss Cyril Abiteboul. Speaking ahead of this weekend’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Palmer insisted he had not seen the comments and said he had ‘no thoughts’ on them when they were read to him. Palmer is under pressure to break his duck, with team-mate Nico Hulkenberg already 18 points clear 5

June 22, 2017 1:32 AM Killer driver with 'no comment' tattooed on his cheek 'knew his eyesight was so bad he shouldn't have been driving' when he mowed down a father and killed him on Mother's Day

A promising boxer with poor eyesight knew he shouldn't be driving when he hit and killed a 77-year-old cyclist, throwing the elderly man into the air and 40 metres forward before fleeing the scene. Bradley Azzopardi, who has a tattoo on his face that reads 'no comment,' knew his vision was severely impaired and that he had been disqualified from driving 3

June 21, 2017 11:13 PM Uber driver's car stolen at knifepoint 'by four teenagers at a Melbourne service station in terrifying carjacking'

Four teenagers, aged from 14 to 16, are expected to be charged with armed robbery after an Uber driver's car was stolen at a service station in Melbourne's south. A 37-year-old Broadmeadows man said he stopped at a BP station to use the bathroom when he was allegedly approached by a group of teenagers armed with knives, according to The Herald Sun. The group 6

June 21, 2017 6:27 PM Police: Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

CHICAGO (AP) - Authorities say a man gunned down a woman believed to be his wife during an argument early Wednesday on a major Chicago expressway before he shot and killed himself. Police had not been able to identify the couple as of late Wednesday morning, but they completed the initial stage of their investigation and reopened the Chicago Skyway 6