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1 November 2017 1:31 AM 'Cowardly act of terror': Truck driver kills 8 on bike path

A man in a rented pickup truck mowed down pedestrians and cyclists along a busy bike path near the World Trade Center memorial on Tuesday, killing at least eight and seriously injuring 11 in what the mayor called "a particularly cowardly act of terror." The driver was shot in the abdomen by police after jumping out of the truck with what turned out to be a fake gun in each hand and shouting 221

30 October 2017 7:06 AM Orion lands safely in Whenuapai

An Orion aircraft has managed to touch down safely this evening despite one of its four engines shutting down. Fire crews were on standby just after 7pm after reports an aircraft was due to land at the Royal NZ Air Force base in Whenuapai on one engine. However, the NZ Defence Force said only one of the four engines had shut down. A Fire Service spokesman 164

25 October 2017 9:11 PM Corey Feldman Announces Plan to Expose Hollywood Pedophile Ring With $10 Million Film

"Ever since I discussed the fact that I have this plan, my life has turned to utter chaos," he reveals, adding, "I've been silenced my whole life, but just over the past few days since I made that announcement, I've been arrested, I had a near death experience last night where I felt like I was almost going to be killed. Two trucks came speeding at me at the same time on a crosswalk 170

23 October 2017 4:42 PM Invercargill family make lucky escape from house fire

An Invercargill family can thank working smoke alarms for saving their lives after a fire broke out in their home on Monday night. A fire communications spokesman says an electrical fault caused the blaze in a garage attached to their house on Tweed St just before 1am. He says firefighters had just been attending a fire in a house on Beaumont St, where 92

19 October 2017 8:30 PM Niger ambush leaves 4 US soldiers dead: What to know

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate armed services committee, said he doesn’t think the White House has been “forthcoming” about the deadly attack on American troops earlier this month. Four U.S. service members were killed on Oct. 4 in Niger by Islamic militants, armed with rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machine guns. From President 119

18 October 2017 11:06 PM Is Niger Trump's Benghazi? Four U.S. Soldiers Died and It Took Him 12 Days to Respond

Those are the words of Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, a Florida Democrat who was present during a controversial phone call between President Donald Trump and the widow of one of the four U.S. special forces soldiers killed in Niger on October 4. The soldiers died in an ambush near the Niger-Mali border believed to be perpetrated by an ISIS-linked group 201

18 October 2017 10:38 PM Retirement village owner blasts residents for 'bullsh*t' behaviour

Residents of a Christchurch retirement village have been labelled "a pack of bloody kids" for putting a sign up on a fence complaining about noisy trucks passing through. "[Attention] all truckies. This is a retirement village. Please take your speed and noise back to the route you used to use away from our windows. A Christchurch Star reporter was interviewing 82

18 October 2017 8:19 PM Rest home owner verbally abuses elderly tenants

A prominent rest home owner and businessman verbally abused his tenants yesterday after they put up sign at the complex complaining about noisy trucks. John Tooby, owner of the $80 million Lady Wigram Retirement Village in Wigram, delivered a tirade at four elderly residents, using the f-word frequently and calling the them a pack of "bloody kids" 80

18 October 2017 3:53 AM Kim Jong-un reportedly orders work to resume on the Ryugyong Hotel

SATELLITE images have picked up something happening at the Ryugyong Hotel, the $750m project that’s been three decades in the making. The Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang, nicknamed the Hotel of Doom, is a 105-storey structure which was conceived 30 years ago by Kim Jong-un’s grandfather, Kim Il-sung. Work started on the hotel — which was touted to be tallest 92

16 October 2017 2:37 AM Quarry truck driver killed on the job in Tauranga

A man has died after a fully loaded quarry truck and trailer rolled in Tauranga. Police, ambulance and firefighters were called to Tauranga Quarry on Kaitemako Rd at 1.55pm. Early reports were that the truck's driver had been trapped. Police confirmed the death in a press statement this afternoon, saying the vehicle had rolled while emptying gravel 96