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April 28, 2018 8:00 AM Walk: Tracking the remains of a Roman road in Ditchling

1. Start in Ditchling village hall car park on Lewes Road (B2116). From the front entrance turn left and walk towards a mini-roundabout. Turn right onto High Street. In 200 yards turn right into East Gardens. Follow it round to the left in front of houses. In 80 yards follow the lane as it bends right. You are now walking along the course of the old Roman 12

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 15

April 2, 2018 11:06 PM In Montana, lolling, sleepy bear attracts thousands of views

WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) - Thousands of people are tracking the movements of a sleepy black bear who seems reluctant to leave the tree hollow it used as a den this winter. Glacier National Park officials have trained a webcam on the cottonwood tree since they first spotted the bear poking its head out on March 23. The camera has captured the bear yawning 3

March 19, 2018 1:41 PM Pacific Ring of Fire on alert amid fear for Big One

AN EARTHQUAKE in Argentina has rattled millions in the country as well as in neighbouring Chile, putting the Pacific Ring of Fire on alert. Argentina was hit by a 5.1 earthquake this afternoon. Chile was also rattled by the quake, which struck at 12.51pm GMT. It struck 50 miles from the Argentinian city of Mendoza, which is home to 800,000 people 30

March 18, 2018 9:00 AM Raspberry jam event to celebrate computer’s birthday

The British-made Raspberry Pi computer celebrated its sixth birthday this month and to celebrate a number of Raspberry Jam events took place. The Raspberry Pi is a simplified computer which gives people the chance to learn computer science. The enthusiasts demonstrated some software and hardware that link radio and computing together and how important 9

March 12, 2018 2:58 PM Car owners warned to be careful after spate of car thefts in Rayleigh, Hullbridge and Benfleet

Essex Police is asking drivers to be vigilant following a recent spate of car thefts in the Rayleigh, Hullbridge and Benfleet areas. A black BMW M5 was stolen from a home in Kiln Road, Benfleet, sometime between 9pm on Saturday, February 24 and 9am the following day. It was recovered at an industrial unit in Rayleigh on March 1, along with a Triumph 26

March 12, 2018 9:48 AM Kathmandu Plane Crash: 50 Dead As Bangladesh Aircraft Crashes In Nepal

Data from tracking website Flightradar24.com showed the aircraft was 17 years old. The aircraft descended to an airport altitude of 4,400 feet and then ascended up to 6,600 feet before crashing about two minutes later, the website said. Mountainous Nepal is notorious for air accidents and small aircraft often run into trouble at provincial airstrips 19

March 12, 2018 1:20 AM Plane flying from UAE to Turkey crashes in Iran, killing 11

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - A Turkish private jet flying a group of young women from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul crashed Sunday in heavy rain in a mountainous region of Iran, killing all 11 people on board, authorities said. Days earlier, the doomed aircraft carried a bachelorette party bound for Dubai, although it was not clear who was on the plane 9

March 4, 2018 9:35 PM Chrissy Teigen giving away dress after ‘cancelling’ Oscars Sunday

Chrissy Teigen has offered to give her Academy Awards dress to a fan after saying she is skipping Oscar Sunday. The model, who is expecting her second baby with her husband John Legend, posted a message on Twitter a few hours before the film awards ceremony and said she was now focused on tracking down a “taco truck” instead. She told her 9.8 million 15

February 10, 2018 10:45 AM Stolen caravan from Ashford recovered in just a few hours using tracker

A caravan that was stolen from Ashford was recovered from Swanley by police just a few hours after it was taken. The mobile home was believed to have been taken in the early hours of yesterday morning from where it was parked, on the front drive of a home along Ashford Road in Kingsnorth. It was fitted with a tracking device that let's the owner see exactly 14