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January 4, 2019 10:44 PM Poland fire: Five teenage girls DEAD as blaze rips through escape room adventure game

A FIRE has broken out at an escape room in northwest Poland, leaving five teenage girls dead, local officials have confirmed. A man was seriously injured by the fire but survived. The inferno broke out at 5pm local time (4pm GMT) on Friday at a party attraction known as an escape room. In escape rooms, users are locked in a room and must answer puzzles 134

January 4, 2019 10:23 PM Escape room fire kills five teenagers in Poland

Five teenage girls have died after a fire broke out while they were playing an escape game in northern Poland. A 25-year-old man was seriously injured in the blaze which started at around 17:00 local time (16:00 GMT) in the city of Koszalin on Friday. The cause of the fire is not yet known, but officials are carrying out safety checks on every escape 82

January 4, 2019 3:20 PM Europe rubella outbreak: Alert as 12 workers at slaughterhouse in Spain catch disease

TWELVE workers from a slaughterhouse in Spain have contracted rubella, sparking fears the deadly disease could be on the rise in Europe. Twelve people working at the slaughterhouse in Zaragoza have been diagnosed with the disease, which spreads in coughs and sneezes. And more people are feared to be infected, due to the long period of up to three weeks 133

January 3, 2019 5:06 PM MSC Zoe: Islands hit as 270 containers fall off ship

Extensive debris has washed up on islands off the Dutch north coast after some 270 containers including chemicals fell off a cargo ship in a storm. As the extent of pollution became clear on five islands including Terschelling, coastguards searched the North Sea for missing containers. The cargo fell off the MSC Zoe near the German island of Borkum 79

January 2, 2019 9:54 PM Christianity crackdown: Police arrest PRIESTS during Christmas service for ‘illegal servi

SEVEN Christians rang in the New Year behind bars after police raided a Christmas church service in Laos. Nine police officers of the Phin district in the south raided the Nakanong Village’s Christmas church service and arrested three church leaders. The leaders, named as Akeo, Kert and Somwang, were arrested in the middle of worship. Police returned 109

January 2, 2019 7:08 PM Bob Einstein dead: Curb Your Enthusiasm star dies aged 76 as brother pays tribute

BOB EINSTEIN, who famously played Marty Funkhouser in Curb Your Enthusiasm, has died at the age of 76, his brother confirmed. He was much-loved by fans of Curb Your Enthusiasm and appeared in over 20 episodes from 2004 until the most recent series in 2017. The star also created the comedy character Super Dave Osborne, an optimistic stuntman who is regularly 68

January 2, 2019 2:29 PM Christy Turlington turns 50 today: A look back at the American supermodel in pictures

CHRISTY TURLINGTON celebrates her 50th birthday today. Take a look back at the American supermodel in pictures. The California-born star was discovered by a local photographer in Florida and first walked the runway at the young age of 14 while attending school in her hometown. She then move to New York to work full-time and the rest, as they say, is history 74

January 2, 2019 9:28 AM Denmark train crash: Six dead after accident on bridge in 'severe storm'

SIX people died in a train crash in Denmark after being reportedly hit by objects fallen from a freight train during a storm. The deadly accident took place on the Great Belt fixed link between Zealand and Fyn, Denmark's two major islands, on Wednesday at approximately 7am GMT (8am local time), train operator DSB said. Eight more people are believed 74

January 2, 2019 2:07 AM Netflix removes comedy episode after Saudi complaint

Netflix has removed from its streaming service in Saudi Arabia an episode of a satirical comedy that was critical of the kingdom's rulers. The second episode of Patriot Act, with US comedian Hasan Minhaj, was removed following an official complaint that it had violated Saudi anti-cybercrime law. Netflix confirmed the move to the UK's Financial Times 85

January 1, 2019 4:05 PM 14 migrants accused of trying to steal French trawler

According to a local prosecutor, the migrants included a mother and her two children and they claimed to have come from Iraq. The suspects include a mother and her two children and they claimed to have come from Iraq, according to prosecutor Pascal Marconville, who spoke to the AFP news service. Police continue to look for two individuals whom they believe 94