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June 20, 2018 10:49 AM Elon Musk FURIOUS as Tesla CEO accuses worker of 'SABOTAGE' after factory fire

TESLA founder Elon Musk has accused an employee of "damaging sabotage" after a fire broke out the electric car company's factory. Billionaire Elon Musk said the unnamed staff member tried to bring down Tesla after being refused a promotion. The disgruntled employee is said to change the code of Tesla's IT systems and sent sensitive data to unnamed third 7

June 20, 2018 6:22 AM Mandalay Bay hotel in Vegas floods after water main break

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A water main broke Tuesday flooding a convention center in the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Review Journal reports that the break dumped water onto the first floor of the convention area, and about a thousand people on the second floor had to be relocated. Clark County fire officials say there was no structural damage 8

June 20, 2018 5:04 AM Warning over 'nuisance' fires at derelict school in Bromley Cross

It follows several 'nuisance call-outs' to the Darwen Road site in the last few months after youths set fire to piles of rubbish. Firefighters were called to a large fire at nearby Holland Gardening Centre at about 9pm on Saturday. Watch manager Craig Cubbins, from Bolton North Fire Station, said: "Youths have been going in and out of the site. This is causing 5

June 19, 2018 10:08 PM U2's Bono calls on US lawmakers to end family separations

Irish rocker and global activist Bono met with American lawmakers Tuesday, urging them to press President Donald Trump to abandon his "completely un-American" practice of separating families at the southern border with Mexico. Fresh off concerts in the Washington area this week, the U2 frontman met with Republicans and Democrats and addressed the plight

June 19, 2018 6:23 PM Boy, 16, drowned while swimming with friend on hottest day of year despite Prince William's efforts to save his life in air ambulance rescue mission

A teenage boy drowned while trying to swim back from an island in a river with his friend. Robbie Lea was found under almost 15ft of water in Lee Valley Park, after he had gone swimming with school mates on a sunny day in May last year. The Duke of Cambridge piloted an air ambulance to the scene as emergency services desperately searched for the 16-year-old 7

June 19, 2018 12:37 PM Grenfell inquiry sees footage of source of the fire

A temperature reading shows 263C as the firefighters stand in the doorway of the kitchen, trying to put the fire out. Footage captured by a body-worn thermal imaging camera was played to the inquiry during a presentation by professor Niamh Nic Daeid, director of the Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science at the University of Dundee. Crew manager 6

June 19, 2018 7:59 AM Two people in Great Knightleys, Basildon made homeless by early morning fire

The home of two people has been left "uninhabitable" after a fire broke out in the early hours. The pair were forced to flee the house in Great Knightleys, Basildon after they were alerted by a smoke alarm at around 3.05am. On arrival at the property the crews found that much of the home's living and dining room areas were alight and the home was completely 6

June 19, 2018 3:13 AM 17-year-old Chicago boy, still alive, is covered in a sheet

CHICAGO (AP) - A 17-year-old Chicago boy shot several times in the head was mistaken for dead and covered with a sheet until bystanders noticed him moving and told paramedics. Chicago Fire Department officials are trying to determine how the mix-up happened after the early Monday shooting that left one dead and five wounded. Paramedics administered CPR to the boy, who was taken 5

June 19, 2018 3:04 AM Same-sex couple wins Best Kiss at the MTV Movie And TV Awards

Robinson and Lonsdale saw off competition from films and TV shows Jane the Virgin, Ready Player One, Riverdale and Stranger Things. Accepting the award, 26-year-old Australian actor Lonsdale said: “You can live your dream and wear dresses, you can live your dreams and kiss the one you love, no matter what gender they are.” Elsewhere, Stranger Things 7

June 19, 2018 12:50 AM Drunk Bitcoin millionaire told firefighters 'I s*** more than you earn in a year' in bust-up when they tried to stop him going to his room in a burning hotel

A Bitcoin millionaire verbally abused and struggled with firefighters as they tried to tackle a major hotel fire, a court heard. Darren Murray, 46, was dishevelled and smelling of booze when he tried to push past the firefighters at the Atlantic Hotel in Newquay, Cornwall, demanding to be let into his room. Murray, of Liskeard, Cornwall, pleaded guilty