Truck driver who killed vet student jailed for three-and-a-half years

Truck driver who drove wrong way and killed veterinary student whose body was discovered by her own fiance in the wreckage is jailed for three-and-a-half years Meghan Ambrozevich-Blair was found dying in the road by fiancee Scott Brading She crashed into Michael Friel’s HGV as he drove wrong way on dual carriageway A court heard Friel […]

US service member killed in Afghanistan

An U.S. soldier prepares to leave from an Afghan National Army base in Logar province, Afghanistan, on Aug. 5, 2018.(Reuters) An American service member died in combat in Afghanistan Monday, the U.S. military said. “In accordance with U.S. Department of Defense policy, the name of the service member killed in action is being withheld until […]

The women killed on one day around the world

An average of 137 women across the world are killed by a partner or family member every day, according to new data released by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). They say it makes “the home the most likely place for a woman to be killed”. More than half of the 87,000 […]

Several people killed in explosion in Damascus

“The explosion took place near a security branch in the south of the city,” said the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) “There are some people killed and injured but we could not verify the toll immediately.” Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the monitoring centre, said the explosion appeared to be the first attack […]

Briton among 15 killed in terror attack at luxury hotel complex in Kenya

A British man and an American man are among the casualties, a mortuary worker has told Reuters. Their bodies were identified based on identification documents and the US State Department also confirmed the death of the American. Gunmen set off thunderous explosives and shot people at cafe tables and desks – with the Islamic militant […]

Woman is killed as snow plough slices her in HALF in Russia

Woman, 43, is killed instantly as an out-of-control snow plough slices her in HALF as it smashes into a garage in Russia Horrifying video shows snow plough careering towards pedestrians at a bus stop Witnesses said a 43-year-old woman was cut in half when the vehicle crashed Clip was captured on dash cam in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatky, […]

At least 40 killed, hundreds injured after tsunami hits Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia – A tsunami apparently caused by undersea landslides from a volcanic island killed at least 43 people after the waves hit the coast around Indonesia’s Sunda Strait, the government reported. Another 600 people were hurt and dozens of buildings damaged Saturday night, the National Disaster Management Agency said. The Meteorology and Geophysics agency […]

Soldier killed by needlefish that speared him through the NECK at 40mph

Petty Officer Second Class Kriangsak Pangpanit, 22, was training with the special forces off the coast of Trat province, eastern Thailand, last Tuesday evening. His underwater torch is believed to have spooked a 3ft long needlefish which swam directly at him – reaching speeds of up to 40mph. Tragically, both officer Kriangsak and the fish […]