Friday, November 16, 2018
'Bethany loved life and had a heart of gold' - 'heartbroken' parents of girl (14) who died in suspected drugs-related death Bethany Devlin-McCrone The parents of a 14-year-old girl who died in a suspected drugs-related death have said they are “heartbroken”...
Facebook shares fall amid slowdown in revenue and user growth Facebook’s monthly active user count was 2.23 billion, slightly behind the 2.25 billion forecast by analysts. Facebook shares were down (Niall Carson/PA) Facebook shares fell by more than 20% after the company’s...
Successful test flight for Virgin Galactic’s space tourism rocket It was the third such voyage for VSS Unity. Handout photo issued by Virgin Galactic of the Virgin Spaceship Unity (VSS Unity) (Virgin Galactic/PA) Virgin Galactic’s space tourism rocket plane VSS Unity has...
In Video: Rookie policeman saves man on train tracks The man was apparently oblivious to the oncoming danger. The man fled the path of the train with just seconds to spare (AP) A rookie police officer saved a man from being hit...
This dog refusing to leave a puddle is all of us in this heatwave It’s too darn hot. (Shannon Murphy/ batuhan toker/ Getty Images) Doesn’t this weather make you want to jump in a paddling pool and never leave it? This dog in...
Mary Ellis - last of the WWII women Spitfire pilots - dies aged 101 Mary Ellis flew 400 Spitfires after she joined up in 1941. Photo: PA The last surviving female Spitfire pilot - who flew 400 of the planes during...
Four killed and dozens injured in fire at Tokyo building site More than 20 people were seriously injured in the blaze. Smoke rises from a building under construction in Tokyo (Kyodo News/AP) Four people have been killed and dozens injured after a...
Explainer: The world is on fire - and here's why The Sierra Hotshots, from the Sierra National Forest, are responding on the front lines of the Ferguson Fire in Yosemite in this US Forest Service photo from California Photo: USDA/US...
In Video: Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed Visitors helped themselves to pieces of broken stone after a man was arrested by LA police. Donald Trump (AP Photo) Visitors to the Hollywood Walk of Fame have been helping themselves to souvenirs after...
She was called the luckiest woman in the world. But now that luck is being called into question by some who think that winning the lottery four times is more than just a coincidental spell of good fortune. Joan R. Ginther,...

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