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September 5, 2018 5:16 PM Volvo releases fully autonomous 360c concept car that transforms into a bed, office and robo-taxi

Volvo's transforming robo-taxi: Firm unveils fully autonomous 360c concept car that turns into a BED and an office Volvo envisions a future where your car is a place to sleep, hang out and do work while on the road. The Swedish carmaker unveiled Wednesday its latest concept car, dubbed the 360c, that's an all-electric, autonomous vehicle meant to make traveling 14

September 1, 2018 4:04 AM Home Safe Collective, run by Angela Barnes, wins Edinburgh Panel Prize

The award is given to the person or group that best captures the spirit of the Fringe. The Home Safe Collective was started to help comedians, especially those who are vulnerable, get home safely after shows. The 22-year-old was walking home from a gig in Melbourne when she was murdered. The aim of the Home Safe Collective is to ensure this does not happen 7

August 23, 2018 6:20 PM Uber working with US Army to develop a 'flying taxi' service to get soldiers to the front lines

Uber working with NASA and the US Army to develop a 'flying taxi' service to get soldiers to the front lines US Soldiers could soon simply call an Uber to get to the front line of a battle. A new partnership between Uber, NASA and the Army Research Laboratory is developing 'flying taxis' that could ferry troops far more cheaply, and quietly, than military 3 1

August 15, 2018 6:25 PM Stephanie Beacham: Real Marigold Hotel star flaunts ample cleavage in eye-popping snaps

STEPHANIE BEACHAM, who is currently appearing in The Real Marigold Hotel, put on a seriously busty display as she wore a dangerously plunging top in a series of throwback photos. Stephanie commanded attention back in 1971 as she strutted around Venice in a ridiculously eye-popping ensemble. Soaking up the sun in the Italian city, Stephanie, who would 23

August 13, 2018 11:12 AM Ben Stokes trial: Cricketer acted ‘deplorably as red mist descended’ jury told

BEN Stokes was overcome by a red mist which sparked a rage leaving one man unconscious, a court heard told. The trial of England cricketer Ben Stokes is continuing for a sixth day at Bristol Crown Court. The 27-year-old all-rounder is accused of affray in the Clifton triangle area of Bristol during the early hours of September 25 last year. He is on trial 14

July 31, 2018 12:34 AM Women 'illegally buying abortion pill online'

Women in England are illegally buying the abortion pill over the internet because they cannot get to clinics to take it, the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme has been told. In England, women must take the pill at a hospital or clinic, before travelling home for the abortion process to begin. But the effects can start within 30 minutes. One woman said she had started 20

July 30, 2018 7:23 AM Bloody cyclist going too fast again

A BLOODY cyclist has been going too bloody fast, it has been confirmed. The Welsh bike freak, who probably thinks he’s sodding Bradley Wiggins, was watched by millions of law-abiding motorists as he reached ridiculous speeds on narrow French roads where there could have been kids or something. Taxi driver and considerate road user Wayne Hayes said: “All these 11

July 23, 2018 2:08 PM Jim White delves into world of Waffles, Triangles & Jesus at The Crescent in September

CULT Californian songwriter, singer, guitarist, artist and raconteur Jim White will play The Crescent in York on September 6, at the invitation of promoters Please PleaseYou and High & Lonesome. White, who will be accompanied by guitarist Clive Barnes, has taken a multi-faceted journey through life, from 13 years as a New York City cabbie to 11

July 22, 2018 3:11 PM Gunmen open fire on minibus returning from funeral

GUNMEN have shot dead 11 taxi drivers returning from the funeral of a colleague in South Africa, a police spokesman has confirmed. The drivers, who were members of the Gauteng taxi association, were in a minibus driving from Kwa-Zulu Natal to Johannesburg when the gunmen launched an ambush and opened fire. Video taken after the attack shows the minibus 10

July 22, 2018 9:59 AM South Africa shooting: Eleven taxi drivers killed in ambush

Gunmen in South Africa have killed 11 taxi drivers in an ambush, police say. The men from Gauteng province were travelling to Johannesburg on Saturday night when their minibus was fired at. The dead men, and four more who were critically injured, were returning from a colleague's funeral in the coastal region of Kwa-Zulu Natal, police said. The motive 9