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October 22, 2017 11:17 AM Hundreds of Buddhists in Myanmar protest against Rohingya return

More than 580,000 people from the minority Muslim community have fled to Bangladesh since August after attacks by the military. More than 580,000 people from the minority Muslim community and about 30,000 non-Muslims have fled to Bangladesh since August following attacks by Myanmar's military and Buddhist mobs. Rohingya refugees say some have been killed 4

October 21, 2017 9:44 PM Search continues for crew after barge fire off Texas coast

PORT ARANSAS, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for two missing crew members from a barge that caught fire off the Texas coast. Coast Guard spokeswoman Jennae Steinmiller says that emergency responders also worked to contain the spread of oil from the barge, which was nearing Mustang Island, about 14 miles from the site of Friday morning's 2

October 21, 2017 4:42 PM Toast made to Newcastle war hero who fought in Battle of Trafalgar

Admiral Cuthbert Collingwood was the most senior officer left standing after the Royal Navy defeated Spain and France A Newcastle born navy hero who fought in the Battle of Trafalgar has been honoured at a special event. The Royal Navy defeated Spain and France at the Battle of Trafalgar more than 200 years ago. Each year members of the armed forces 6

October 21, 2017 2:56 PM Bluewater shopping centre customers flee fire in fear as shopper shouts ‘bomb’

BLUEWATER shopping centre customers fled in terror fearing a bomb attack after a fire sparked an evacuation. The shoppers were forced to flee “in panic” from the large scale shopping centre in Kent this afternoon. But police later confirmed that the evacuation was caused by a fire in the fast food restaurant Nando’s and urged people not to panic 15

October 21, 2017 12:00 PM M2 crash leaves person trapped in car between Sittingbourne and Faversham

Fire crews had to cut a person from the wreckage of a vehicle after two cars crashed on the hard shoulder of the M2. Emergency crews were called to the accident on the London-bound carriageway, between Junction 5 for Sittingbourne and Junction 6 for Faversham, shortly after 12.30pm. When they arrived at the scene, four people had already got themselves 3

October 21, 2017 9:23 AM Firefighters and paramedics rescue elderly woman trapped in car after crash

The car had been involved in a crash with a tree Firefighters and paramedics helped rescue an elderly woman who was trapped in a car after a crash. Emergency services were called to Fishers Down in South Molton yesterday afternoon after receiving reports that a car had been involved in a crash with a tree. South Molton Fire Station took to social media 5

October 21, 2017 8:07 AM M4 crash driver, 66, dies

The 66-year-old was driving a black BMW 520D, which hit the central reservation of the M4 between junctions 16 and 17 at around 3.40pm on Friday. He was taken to Bristol Royal Infirmary by air ambulance but later died, police said today. Police, Highways England, South Western Ambulance Service, the Great Western Air Ambulance and fire crews from Swindon 4

October 21, 2017 5:00 AM Parents warned about flammable costumes

PARENTS are being urged to ensure they are shopping with responsible retailers in the run-up to Halloween. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents is warning people of the potential danger after Claudia Winkleman’s daughter was badly burnt in 2014 when her costume caught fire. RoSPA has been testing a new standard for the flammability of children’s 2

October 20, 2017 8:22 AM Watch as fire crews dampen down charred remains of burnt out caravan

Cleveland Fire Brigade were called at 3.22pm on Thursday to the caravan blaze :: Plumes of smoke could be seen billowing across the skyline Watch as fire crews dampen down the remains of a caravan that was completely gutted by fire. Huge plumes of smoke could be seen billowing across the sky behind Middlesbrough College as the flames took hold of the vehicle 8

October 20, 2017 7:09 AM Gaz Beadle blasted by fans over cryptic tweets slating 'people' who 'scream and shout' about their success – after sharing pregnant Emma McVey's 4D scan

GAZ Beadle has come under fire over a very cryptic tweet. "If you have to scream and shout about how well your doing your not doing well… some people man (sic)," he told his 2.56million followers. "Didn’t you literally say on EOTB that you make more money than them all combined x2? Just sayin’," another said. And a fourth added: "Says the guy who posts 5