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November 9, 2018 7:02 AM Melbourne Bourke Street attack: Man goes on stabbing rampage, torches car

A MAN went on a stabbing rampage in Melbourne, Australia after setting his car on fire on Bourke Street in a horrific attack which left one person dead and two injured. Melbourne resident Meegan May tweeted: “Chaos in Bourkest as a guy seems to have set his car on fire then attacking police with a knife. Footage has emerged showing the suspect being 9

November 9, 2018 6:55 AM BREAKING: Car in FLAMES as man goes on STABBING SPREE in Melbourne, Australia

A MAN has been shot by police in Melbourne after allegedly going on a stabbing spree and setting his car on fire, possibly triggering an explosion, on Bourke Street. Melbourne resident Meegan May tweeted: “Chaos in Bourkest as a guy seems to have set his car on fire then attacking police with a knife. Victoria Police released a statement saying: “Police 7

October 27, 2018 5:18 PM Mexico volcano WARNING: Popocatepetl spews ash and smoke prompting eruption fears

THERE are fears Mexico's massive Popocatepetl volcano could be on the verge of erupting after smoke was spotted billowing from its crater. The huge stratovolcano in central Mexico has spewed ash and smoke and experts have recorded several low-level emissions over the last few days. The volcano, which is located just 34 miles from the country’s capital 12

October 23, 2018 3:27 PM Glasgow explosion: 'MASSIVE BOOM' heard

EMERGENCY services have rushed to the scene of a huge explosion at a scrapyard in Glasgow that could be heard for miles across the city. Police and fire crews are in attendance at EMR Scrapyard on South Street and a cordon has been put in place. Dozens of Glaswegians had flooded Twitter just after 3.15pm following a “loud bang” and plumes of smoke filling 8

October 22, 2018 10:57 AM Spondon Post Office blown up by cash machine raiders

Raiders have blasted open the front of a post office in a bid to steal a cash machine. Debris was strewn outside the Post Office in Chapel Street, Spondon, Derby, after the explosion at about 04:45 BST. Residents were woken by a "terrifying", "loud, subsonic bang". Nobody was thought to have been injured. Police said residents in a flat above had been evacuated 7

October 20, 2018 9:09 AM Wimbledon gas explosion: Two hurt as front of house blown off

Two people were hurt when the front of a house in south-west London was ripped off in a gas explosion. Both floors and half of the roof of the terraced house in Haynt Walk, Wimbledon, were damaged by the explosion on Friday evening, London Fire Brigade (LFB) said. No one was in the house at the time but London Ambulance Service (LAS) took one woman to hospital 9

October 17, 2018 3:28 PM Westminster bomb alert: Victoria Embankment CORDONED OFF

WESTMINSTER was on high alert this afternoon after a suspect package sparked police to cordon off Victoria Embankment opposite the Houses of Parliament. Police cordoned off Victoria Embankment, just off Westminster Bridge, at around 4pm today Wednesday October 17 and carried out a controlled explosion after spotting a suspect package. A police spokesman 8

October 9, 2018 9:00 AM Ukraine ammo dump blasts blamed on 'possible sabotage'

Explosions and fire have hit an ammunition depot in Ukraine in a possible act of sabotage, officials say, leading to the evacuation of thousands of people. Videos on social media showed the blaze and explosions on the horizon near Ichnya, Chernihiv region. Around 10,000 people were moved from the area around the depot, about 109 miles (176km) north-east 9

October 4, 2018 10:26 AM Horror for Prosecco lovers as 30,000 LITRES DESTROYED after tank EXPLODES

THIS is the moment thousands of litres of Prosecco are left to pour down the drain after a tank exploded at the L'enoteca Zanardo Giussano winery in Italy. A huge 30,000 litres - the equivalent of 40,000 bottles - of the popular sparkling wine were wasted as the liquid gushed out of the top of the tank. The explosion was caused by the tank being overfilled 11

October 2, 2018 12:43 PM Regina Seaways ferry passengers stranded after engine breaks down

The Lithuanian military initially said it responded to a fire on the Danish vessel after there was an explosion on board. The Lithuanian military had earlier reported that there was a fire on the vessel because of an explosion in the engine room. The country's air force said it had sent a helicopter and two more were on standby if needed. Ferry operator 10