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Pokemon Go-playing driver kills lady in Japan

Picture copyright Getty Photos Picture caption The massively well-liked video games includes catching monsters in augmented actuality A driver enjoying Pokemon Go behind the wheel has hit and killed a lady in Japan, say police. The 39-year-old man hit two pedestrians in Tokushima metropolis late on Tuesday. The opposite lady was critically injured. The motive force, who has been taken into custody, advised police he was not watching the street

Ghostbusters star goal of cyber-attack

Hackers have focused Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones after intimate pictures of the actress had been posted on-line. The star’s Tumblr web page has been taken offline after she grew to become the sufferer of an obvious cyber-attack. Copies of her passport and driving licence had been printed in addition to private pictures from her iCloud account. A picture of the lifeless Cincinnati Zoo gorilla Harambe appeared in an obvious racist

Airlander 10, ‘The Flying Bum,’ Crashes Throughout Check Flight

Airlander 10, an enormous plane that critics stated looked like a giant, flying butt, crashed after its second check flight in Bedfordshire, England, on Wednesday. Nobody was injured within the incident. “The Airlander experienced a heavy landing and the front of the flight deck has sustained some damage which is at the moment being assessed,” Hybrid Air Automobiles, the corporate growing the plane, stated in an announcement.  “The flight went rather

India unveils plans to ban surrogacy

Picture copyright AP Picture caption India known as the “surrogacy hub” of the world The Indian authorities has unveiled a draft regulation which might ban industrial surrogacy. If permitted by parliament, the regulation will even ban individuals who don’t maintain an Indian passport, in addition to Indian single dad and mom and homosexual individuals, from having kids by means of surrogacy. Infertile would be capable to search a surrogate, which

Maldives president faces ‘removing plot’, BBC learns

Picture caption There are fears the younger democracy might see a return of its repressive previous A transfer to oust the president of the Maldives is being deliberate, the BBC has discovered. Sources say opponents of Abdulla Yameen within the tiny island nation want to transfer towards him inside weeks. His spokesman advised the BBC they knew of claims of an try and “overthrow” the federal government, describing it as

American College In Kabul Assault Leaves 12 Useless

By Mirwais Harooni and Hamid Shalizi KABUL – Twelve individuals, together with seven college students, had been killed in an attack on the American College in Kabul that despatched tons of of scholars fleeing in panic, police stated early on Thursday, earlier than the assault ended when two gunmen had been shot lifeless. The assault started at round 6:30 p.m. native time (1400 GMT) on Wednesday with a big explosion that

Islamic State group recruiter Hamdi Alqudsi ‘loves Australia’

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption Hamdi Alqudsi has damaged down in tears whereas giving proof at a sentence listening to A Sydney man who helped seven younger males journey from Australia to Syria to affix the Islamic State battle has instructed a court docket he’s “not a terrorist”. Hamdi Alqudsi, 42, was discovered responsible of violating Australia’s overseas incursion legal guidelines for making journey preparations for a gaggle of would-be

Tornadoes tear down buildings and lower energy in Indiana

Picture copyright AP Picture caption One of many tornadoes destroyed a Starbucks in Kokomo At the least two tornadoes have struck the US state of Indiana, damaging buildings and slicing energy to hundreds of individuals. One of many tornadoes struck the city of Kokomo north of Indianapolis, ripping roofs off condo buildings and destroying a Starbucks cafe. Native officers warned of a “confirmed giant and harmful twister” and advised residents

Sleep your technique to the highest

Picture copyright Dirima, Thinkstock Historically, within the macho company world how little sleep you get is commonly a badge of honour. Excessive-profile bosses resembling Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer, PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi and Fiat Chrysler’s Sergio Marchionne all boast of thriving on simply 4 hours sleep an evening. Principally “sleep is for wimps” and the earlier you stand up after you have gone to mattress the higher is the gung-ho angle. But

Lights, digicam, tsunami

Picture copyright APARAT.COM/SOUREHFILM Picture caption The video makes use of particular results to point out US ships destroyed by a patriotic Iranian tsunami It has the manufacturing values of a Hollywood blockbuster and the heightened emotion of a Bollywood musical, however the message could not be extra anti-American. An extraordinary eight-minute music video/revenge fantasy referred to as “We’re standing to final drop of blood” has been commonly proven on on