Emergency Medicine

Five human rights we should enjoy – while we still can | Van Badham

Fascism is a political philosophy. It exalts the supposed supremacy of a particular national identity or racial group above individual freedoms, social equality and the collective social good.<p>And these ideas seem frightfully trendy right now.<p>I’m not saying that today’s Poland, America, Russia, …

Opinion (UK)

Virgin flight makes an emergency landing at Sydney Airport after onboard incident

• <b>Emergency services responded to an incident on board a Virgin Australia flight</b>• <b><br>The plane had 100 passengers inside when paramedics called to Sydney</b> …

Virgin Australia

Plane turned back at Sydney airport

A plane bound for Uluru out of Sydney Airport had to abandon its take-off after a warning light came on in the cockpit.

Airplanes

Male model 'stabbed to death by "obsessed" catwalk rival in Instagram feud over girl'

A Zara and GQ model was stabbed to death by a rival Louis Vuitton model after being taunted that his killer had slept with his model girlfriend, a …

Crime (UK)

Comtech seals $3.3M deal amendment for emergency services

Comtech Telecommunications (CMTL -0.6%) has posted a contract win for $3.3M tied to next-generation emergency services.<p>The company's Safety and …

Business

This smartwatch with an Uber-like twist is aiming to transform emergency cardiac care

Maker iBeat said that it has 11,000 preorders for its Heart Watch device, which registers changes in heart rate and blood flow that might signal …

Health Care

Divers allege abuse by USA coach

Two former divers are suing USA Diving, accusing the national governing body of ignoring or obstructing inquiries into allegations that a coach sexually abused them when they were young athletes dreaming of Olympic glory.<p>The federal lawsuit, filed last week, names Indianapolis-based USA Diving, …

Ohio State University

Man's body found in flat after 'not being seen for weeks'

The body of a man was today discovered in a flat in Liverpool city centre .<p>Emergency services were called to the apartment on Marlborough Street, at …

England

French World Cup celebrations marred by deaths, injuries

Millions of French people partied into the early hours of Monday morning after France won the 2018 football World Cup. But the celebrations were …

France

Two taken to hospital after a car overturned in Hyde

Two people have been taken to hospital after a car overturned in Hyde.<p>The drama unfolded at around 10.20pm on Monday on Market Street in the town …

Manchester

Britain's first hosepipe ban to hit North West after after weeks of firefighting on Saddleworth Moor

Britain’s first hosepipe ban of the summer has been announced in the region where reservoir water was used to battle weeks of moorland fires.<p>Millions of people in the North West will be forbidden from using hoses or sprinklers from August 5 unless there is a sustained period of rain in the next …

Saddleworth Moor

Terrifying moment man risks his life by fishing just metres from enormous crocodiles

Seconds from death: The terrifying moment a fisherman wades through rising waters as he tries to make a catch just metres away from HUGE</b> …

National Parks

Readers weigh in on the Great Bay Area Exodus

We all know someone who’s made the move. Fed up with brake lights on I-880 or I-680, discouraged by seemingly intractable problems plaguing the Bay …

San Francisco Bay Area

Dad helps wife deliver baby on side of road

A husband swung into action and delivered his wife's baby in the back of his car using his dressing gown.<p>Edward Johnson lept into action when his wife Victoria knew she wasn't going to be able to make the journey.<p>The couple, of Starston, Norfolk, were already on their way to the hospital but had to …

Emergency Medicine

Atlantic Sea Through the Narrows

Home / News / Halifax Shipping News / Atlantic Sea Through the Narrows<p>Atlantic Sea passing under the Mackay Bridge this Past weekend.<p>Original …

Halifax

Belfast Road Newtownards crash horror as tanker and bus collide

This is the shocking aftermath of a crash between a tanker and a bus in Co Down today.<p>Emergency services were called after the tanker collided with a …

Belfast

Westport Lake drowning: Dad's heartbreak as police deliver devastating news as he made tea for tragic son

A grief-stricken dad whose son drowned while swimming has told how he was making tea for his boys when police delivered the devastating news.<p>Ryan …

Fundraising

1,600 homes were hit by Birmingham floods, inquiry has found

The May bank holiday floods hit 126 roads and impacted on 1,600 homes across Birmingham according to a council report into the emergency.<p>Hundreds of …

Birmingham, UK

Norway calls in military to relieve exhausted fire service as one dies fighting forest blaze

The fires, which have affected several parts of southern Norway, are straining emergency services to such an extent that the Home Guard has been …

Norway

How to trigger Emergency SOS on your iPhone (and shut it off)

Wherever you are in the world, there is likely access to some sort of emergency service for police, medical, or fire help. Different locations around …

IPhone 8

Dirty needles and rowdy behaviour: Yobs leave trail of destruction by Chester-le-Street river

Needles, smashed glass and empty cans have been found under a Chester-le-Street bridge that has become a popular partying spot for young …

Anti-Social Behaviour

Middlewich man and Crewe woman seriously injured in crash

Two people are in a serious condition in hospital after being cut from a vehicle following a collision involving an HGV and a car at …

Crewe

Crews attempt to resuscitate person pulled from water at Glenn Otto Park

TROUTDALE, OR (KPTV) -<p>Rescue crews worked to resuscitate a person pulled from the water at Glenn Otto Community Park on Monday.<p>Firefighters said the …

Oregon

Two more bobcats sickened in Santa Cruz Area

Wildlife officials are pleading with people to stop using rat poison after two more bobcats were sickened in the Santa Cruz area.

Santa Cruz

Prestigious school evacuated after threat

A prestigious Queensland school was evacuated today after the facility received a threat via a telephone message.<p>All staff and students were removed …

Ipswich

'Only come to A&E if with life threatening condition' says health trust dealing with 'major incident'

A health trust in Northern Ireland has advised members of the public to only attend its Emergency Department if they have a "life threatening …

Northern Ireland

Environment Canada issues heat warning for Metro Vancouver

It's going to be another scorching day across the Lower Mainland.<p>This morning, Environment Canada issued a heat warning, saying inland areas will …

Western Canada

Haverfordwest: Road was closed as police were 'concerned' about a woman's welfare – The Pembrokeshire Herald

Learn about Universal Credit at Roadshow event<p>IF you want to know how Universal Credit will affect you and your family, then Pembrokeshire County …

Pembrokeshire

Man in hospital after falling from motorway bridge

EMERGENCY services were called after a man fell from a motorway bridge on Friday evening.<p>A man, in his 50s, had fallen off the M6 motorway bridge in …

St Helens

A massive iceberg threatening Greenland village has moved away from the coast

A massive iceberg that has been floating close to a village in Greenland and threatening its residents appears to be veering away from the coast, …

Antarctica