Knifeman with ‘smoking backpack’ stabs 14 on public bus

Knifeman with 'smoking backpack' stabs 14 on public bus Passengers of a public service bus receive medical treatment near Luebeck, Germany, after the knife attack. Photo: Getty At least 14 people have reportedly been wounded, two...

EU nations help Sweden as wildfires rage above Arctic Circle

EU nations help Sweden as wildfires rage above Arctic Circle Temperatures have climbed above 32C this week. A fire engine arrives at the scene of a wildfire in Karbole, outside Ljusdal (Mats Andersson/TT News Agency/AP) Sweden is...

Hackers steal medical records of millions

Hackers steal medical records of millions Singapore’s government health database has been hacked in the country’s worst breach of personal data. Photo: Stock Image Hackers have infiltrated Singapore's government health database in the country's worst breach...

Police launch investigation as woman (20s) ‘hit with roof slate and raped’

Police launch investigation as woman (20s) 'hit with roof slate and raped' Stock A woman was hit with a roof slate before being raped, police said. The victim, in her twenties, was walking along Westend Street in...

This brave dog tries to save his owner every time she jumps in the...

This brave dog tries to save his owner every time she jumps in the pool Makenna has only had Moose for six months, but he’s already her best friend. (@bigdaddymak9/Twitter) Thanks to her dog Moose, Makenna Guidry...

Watch these adorable raccoons splash around in a pink paddling pool

Watch these adorable raccoons splash around in a pink paddling pool Dr Martin Hugh-Jones has been feeding raccoons in his back garden for years, and this summer decided to give them a paddling pool. (Nelly Hugh-Jones) These...

In video: Truck cab dangles over side of bridge after crash

In video: Truck cab dangles over side of bridge after crash A crane was needed to pull the truck fully back on to the road. The truck was left dangling over the side of the I-75...

Mother and four-week-old baby reunited after car was stolen with infant strapped in the...

Mother and four-week-old baby reunited after car was stolen with infant strapped in the back Undated handout photo taken from the Twitter page of West Midlands Police of Clare O'Neill and her baby Eliza, after...

Nine members of same family drown in ‘duck boat’ tragedy

Nine members of same family drown in 'duck boat' tragedy Emergency workers patrol the area near where the duck boat capsized on Table Rock Lake, Missouri. Photo: Charlie Riedel/AP Nine of the 17 people who drowned...

Family killed in duck boat tragedy ‘only went on trip after ticket mix-up’

Family killed in duck boat tragedy ‘only went on trip after ticket mix-up’ Seventeen people died after the amphibious vessel capsized and sank in Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri. A candlelight vigil is held for...

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