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April 16, 2018 4:07 PM There’s a car crash on BBC News whilst they’re covering Ant McPartlin’s drink-driving story

On BBC News they’re covering TV presenter Ant McPartlin’s drink driving story. The star is appearing at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court. There’s a car crash in the background: In court, McPartlin, 42, was ordered to pay £86,000 after pleading guilty to drink driving – the fine is means tested and based on disposable income. He was banned from driving 7

April 13, 2018 3:16 AM Falls from cruise liners are not rare

The disappearance of a woman who fell overboard while on the P&O Pacific Dawn is one of at least nine occasions in the past two years where people have fallen while on board a cruise ship. * April 12 - A woman falls overboard at 4pm while travelling on the Brisbane-bound Pacific Dawn, 300km west of New Caledonia, with the search called off on April 13. * April

April 13, 2018 2:21 AM Vic govt to consider airport rail options

Victorian premier Daniel Andrews wants as much bang for his buck as possible out of a Melbourne Airport passenger rail line, saying such a service should also benefit outlying cities. Following news of a $5 billion Commonwealth offer to help build the line, Mr Andrews said Canberra's proposed path through Maribyrnong was not his preferred option, when others 1

April 3, 2018 4:29 PM British family of four killed in Florida after car collides with pickup truck

The group was returning to their rental house after visiting Kennedy Space Center when their car collided with a truck. The Britons were returning to their rental house in Davenport after visiting Kennedy Space Center when the crash happened. Adam Stephenson, 30, was driving a white Mitsubishi saloon when he turned left into the path of a black Ford F-250 pickup 25

April 3, 2018 2:30 AM When drone imperiled New Zealand plane, nobody called police

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - When a drone flew within meters of a landing plane last week, endangering 278 passengers and crew, Air New Zealand responded by saying that such reckless drone operators should be thrown in prison. Other agencies also sounded the public alarm. Air traffic controllers said they were concerned about the increasing numbers 5

April 3, 2018 12:34 AM Teen dies, five hurt in head-on NSW smash

An 18-year-old male who was travelling in a car full of teenagers from Narrabri in northwest NSW, has died in a head-on crash. He was one-of-five teens, aged 18 and 19, in a Honda Civic on the Kamilaroi Highway near Boggabri, when a Toyota Camry, driven by a 48 -year-old woman, veered into its lane on Monday evening. The teen who was killed was a back-seat

March 31, 2018 12:34 PM Apple worker was accused of stealing iPhone on BA flight and forced to turn out his pockets because he was the 'only black man on the plane'

A BA passenger has claimed he was accused of stealing an iPhone on a flight and searched at by armed police because he was 'the only black man on the plane'. Apple worker Jonathan Vardon, 26, said he was singled out by other travellers and wrongly accused of theft on the BA flight from Gatwick to Barcelona. He claimed that he and two friends were forced 10

March 31, 2018 11:18 AM Want to know where to sit on a plane to minimise the effects of turbulence? The best seats on an aircraft revealed by the ultimate expert – a commercial airline pilot

You may be surprised to learn that not everyone on a flight feels the effects of turbulence in the same way. That’s because there are some parts of the aircraft that shake less as it’s buffeted by the wind. And here, commercial airline pilot Jonny Knowlson – aka Jonny the Pilot, as he’s known on social media – reveals where they are. And more besides 7

March 30, 2018 5:02 AM Taxi driver cleared of sexually assaulting teenage passenger

A TAXI driver has been cleared of sexually assaulting a teenage passenger. Ogato Koji was on trial at Bolton Crown Court this week and was found not guilty by a jury yesterday. The trial heard that a 19-year-old woman had been out with a friend in Bolton town centre on February 2 last year and at 4.40am decided to go home. The woman accused Mr Koji, a father 8

March 29, 2018 6:00 AM Corey Feldman claims stabbing 'conspiracy'

Corey Feldman has opened up about the terrifying moment he was stabbed in his car, and has claimed there is a "conspiracy" against him. Corey Feldman has recalled the terrifying moment he was stabbed - and claims there is a "conspiracy" against him following his child sex abuse allegations. The 46-year-old actor has recalled the horrific moment he was struck 11