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30 October 2018 8:18 PM Pilot crashes plane into lake, leaves wreckage, hitches home

Sheriff's officials say the pilot of an ultralight seaplane that crashed into a southern Wisconsin lake swam to shore and hitched a ride home without contacting the authorities about the wreck because he didn't think it was a big deal. Kenosha Sheriff David Beth says a woman walking her dog saw the wreckage in Camp Lake late on Monday and called authorities 28

29 October 2018 8:19 AM Anxious families in Indonesia seek news after plane carrying 188 crashes into the sea

Families are turning up at Indonesia's National Search and Rescue Agency headquarters in Jakarta for word of their loved ones after a Lion Air plane crashed at sea. Indonesia's Finance Minister Sri Mulyani met with the agency chief, seeking information about 20 finance ministry staff who were on the flight. The Boeing plane disappeared on Monday morning 45

12 September 2018 4:49 PM SUV crashes into crowd at public square in China, killing 9

Beijing — An SUV crashed into a crowd at a public square in central China on Wednesday evening, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 40 others, the city government said. Police arrested the suspected driver of a red SUV that plowed into a large group of people at the square in the seat of Hengdong county of Hunan Province, according to a government 98

02 September 2018 5:56 PM Kevin Anderson crashes out of US Open

New York - South Africa’s Kevin Anderson crashed out of the US Open on Sunday after losing to Austria’s Dominic Thiem in the round of 16. The ninth-seeded Thiem won in straight sets, 7-5 6-2, 7-6 (7/2) in two hours and 36 minutes. Fifth-seed Anderson, who reached last year's final, headed into the encounter with a 6-1 win-record against Thiem but came unstuck 42

27 August 2018 5:12 PM Top-ranked Halep crashes out of US Open

New York - World number one Simona Halep was swept aside 6-2, 6-4 by 44th-ranked Kaia Kanepi on Monday, the first top-seeded woman ever to lose in the US Open first round. It was a second straight first-round exit at Flushing Meadows for Romania's Halep, who dropped her opening match to Maria Sharapova last year. The French Open champion had no answer 31

27 August 2018 5:19 AM Tesla driver arrested after crashing into firetruck

Authorities say a Tesla driver, who said he thought his car was in Autopilot mode, crashed into the back of a firetruck in San Jose. The California Highway Patrol says the Tesla rear-ended a fire engine that was stopped with its emergency lights activated along US-101 around 1am on Saturday. The 37-year-old driver, Michael Tran, told officers: "I think 109

01 August 2018 10:17 AM WATCH: Passenger plane crashes and goes up in flames moments after take-off in Mexico

While there were no fatalities, 49 passengers had to be taken to hospital, including the pilot and a passanger, who are in "critical but stable condition", The Telegraph reports. Aeromexico's Flight 2431 was en route from Durango to Mexico City when it went suddenly started falling, moments after taking off. Durango state governor Jose Rosas Aispuro 31

29 July 2018 6:34 PM Dumoulin leads tributes as Thomas wins Tour de France

Paris - Tour de France runner-up Tom Dumoulin led the tributes as Geraint Thomas celebrated winning his maiden yellow jersey on Sunday. It was Dumoulin's second successive runner-up place on a Grand Tour after he failed to defend his 2017 Giro d'Italia crown last May when Chris Froome beat the Dutchman to the pink jersey. Dumoulin, who rides for the Sunweb 26

01 July 2018 6:33 PM Wedding rush: Mercedes Benz speedster arrested clocking 210k/h

A 31-year-old man was arrested after he was caught by the Gauteng Traffic Police’s High Speed Unit driving at breakneck speed in a Mercedes Benz E350on Saturday. The driver, who claims to work at Mercedes Benz, was driving at 210 km/h on R21 near Olifantsfontein because he wanted to be on time for a wedding. "The speedster was arrested on the spot and taken 29

01 July 2018 9:11 AM 44 dead in bus crash in northern India

At least 44 people were killed in northern India on Sunday when a passenger bus crashed into a gorge in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, police said. "Forty-four people have died in the accident. At least 3 others are injured. The rescue work is still ongoing," said Deepesh Chandra Kala, a disaster management officer from Pauri Garhwal district where 78