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October 22, 2017 4:54 AM Knoxville Police: Derailment sends cars into building

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities in Tennessee say a Norfolk Southern train derailed in Knoxville, sending rail cars carrying shipping containers off the tracks, with some of them plowing into buildings. No one was injured. The News-Sentinel in Knoxville reported police tweeted that 50 cars derailed, and at least two buildings were damaged. Firefighters 4

October 17, 2017 9:32 AM Apple's iPhone 7 is outselling iPhone 8 says analyst

It appears many Apple fans are buying the older iPhone 7 models instead of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. Apple's iPhone 7 models are outselling the recently launched phones head of the early November debut of the premium iPhone X, This is according to broker KeyBanc Capital Markets, who says a 'lack of significant enhancements' in the new models' may be to blame 8

October 8, 2017 4:45 PM Cargo ship runs aground

The Coastguard was alerted just after 3am that the cargo vessel Islay Trader, had dragged anchor and run aground near Margate Harbour between 30 and 50 metres from shore. The Coastguard says there is no risk to life and the crew remain on board in preparation for an attempt to re-float and tow the vessel to safety around midday today. A tug from Medway 13

October 4, 2017 3:02 PM Amazon announce 1,000 Christmas jobs on offer less than half an hour from Liverpool

But could you meet the list of "physical demands" required of staff? Amazon are advertising ONE THOUSAND Christmas jobs at their huge new processing centre - and it’s less than half an hour’s drive from Liverpool. The online retail giant is opening a new “fulfilment centre” in Warrington to process orders, and they need 1,000 seasonal staff to join their 3

October 1, 2017 10:13 PM A North Korean ship was seized off Egypt with a huge cache of weapons destined for a surprising buyer

Last August, a secret message was passed from Washington to Cairo warning about a mysterious vessel steaming toward the Suez Canal. The bulk freighter named Jie Shun was flying Cambodian colors but had sailed from North Korea, the warning said, with a North Korean crew and an unknown cargo shrouded by heavy tarps. Armed with this tip, customs agents 3

September 20, 2017 6:44 AM The violent Irish gang targeting Australia: Notorious Kinahan cartel run by 'Godfather' worth $1.5billion head here to flog huge hauls of cocaine for $120,000 a kilo

A ruthless and violent Irish drug cartel has reportedly landed in Australia, shipping huge amounts of cocaine to Brisbane from Colombia via Europe. The Kinahan cartel is believed to be linked to the seizure of 20kg of cocaine at a Brisbane building site earlier this month with a street value of $2.4 million. Irish underworld sources claim the cartel 4

September 10, 2017 4:00 AM Teamwork helps baby hospital

A FORMER Nobel prize nominee is spending her 80th birthday collecting donations for a hospital. Edna Adan Ismail, a former foreign minister from Somaliland, will be in Storrington on Friday collecting items to fill a shipping container to be sent to the Edna Adan Maternity Hospital in the capital, Hargeisa. It is the only hospital of its kind in the country 6

September 3, 2017 9:00 PM What major employers in Wales need from the Brexit talks

Nearly every walk of life in Wales will b affected by the deal that is struck in Brussels Right now, what matters is the Brexit deal that the UK strikes with the EU. Across Wales, hundreds of thousands of jobs will be affected by the small print of the negotiation being thrashed out in Brussels. The movement of people, the right to export goods without 27

September 3, 2017 6:35 PM Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could be followed up by Galaxy S9 just a few months later

Samsung are gearing up for the big Galaxy Note 8 release date, and could follow that up by launching the Galaxy S9 just a few months later at the start of 2018. The South Korean tech giant are reportedly ready to kick next year off on a flying note by bringing the Galaxy S9 release date forward. Samsung will allegedly launch the Galaxy S9 in January 20

August 26, 2017 5:53 PM Hurricane Harvey Strikes a Powerful Blow to Texas, and Lingers

By Friday night, fed by stable air and the Gulf of Mexico’s warm waters, it had grown into a Category 4 storm with sustained wind speeds of 130 m.p.h. In years past, major hurricanes caused immediate spikes in oil and gasoline prices, but as hard as Hurricane Harvey has hit the region’s refineries, the impact at the pump has so far been muted. However 7