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15 January 2019 10:38 AM 'Baby Shark' driving you crazy? Creator warns penguins are next

"Baby Shark (Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo)" is the YouTube sensation that’s been viewed more than 2 billion times and made the Billboard Hot 100 chart last week as its top new entrant. The jingle has also become such an earworm that late-night-show host Jimmy Kimmel proposed throwing those responsible in jail for life. Love or hate it, the South Korean company 110

15 January 2019 9:25 AM JMPD officer behind bars after allegedly accepting R10 'cooldrink bribe'

A Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officer was arrested in Protea Glen, Soweto, on Monday evening after he allegedly accepted a R10 "cooldrink bribe". "He was caught red-handed taking money from a taxi man who didn't have a number plate and was driving without a licence," JMPD spokesperson Wayne Minnaar told News24 on Tuesday. JMPD chief David 125

14 January 2019 8:02 PM Jayme Closs says accused kidnapper shot her parents, taped her hands, feet and drove her to remote cabin

Thirteen-year-old Jayme Closs has told police she tried to hide from the man accused of killing her parents and kidnapping her, but that he dragged her out of her home and threw her in the trunk of his vehicle. Prosecutors filed a criminal complaint on Monday charging Jake Thomas Patterson with two counts of intentional homicide, kidnapping and burglary 92

03 January 2019 1:05 PM Almost 500 people killed on Thai roads during New Year holidays

A total of 463 people died and nearly 4 000 others were injured in road accidents in Thailand between December 27 and January 2, according to officials. The figure is higher than the one from New Year holidays a year ago, when 423 people were killed in road accidents. On New Year's Day alone, 89 people were killed, while almost 700 more were injured 72

02 January 2019 6:08 PM 14-year-old boy arrested on murder charge after fatal crash

A 14-year-old boy who authorities say was driving a SUV that caused a fatal car accident has been arrested on a murder charge. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the SUV was filled with teens who were throwing eggs at other cars on Tuesday afternoon when another driver began chasing them. The department says the 14-year-old driver then ran a red light 81

19 December 2018 3:24 PM Double trouble: Taxi driver arrested for squeezing 44 people into 22-seater vehicle

Limpopo traffic officers have arrested the driver of a cross-border taxi who was transporting 44 passengers in a 22-seater minibus. Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety spokesperson Matome Moremi-Taueatsoala, said the vehicle was stopped on the N1 next to Snake Park, just outside Polokwane. Moremi-Taueutsoala said the driver of the vehicle 77

18 December 2018 10:25 AM Motorist heaps praise on Good Samaritan 'ooms': 'You'll never find a beautiful country like South Africa'

A young motorist has heaped praise on two Good Samaritans via social media after a punctured tyre left him stranded on his way to Bethlehem in the Free State. The opening line of his post starts with: "You'll never find a beautiful country like South Africa. "On my way to Bethlehem from Potch, I got a puncture and I was driving a friend’s bakkie, taking 52

16 December 2018 8:08 AM Finch retires hurt as Australia build lead over India

Perth - Aaron Finch retired hurt after being struck on the finger as Australia built a 76-run lead over India at tea in the second Test in Perth on Sunday after Virat Kohli struck a superb century. In reply to Australia's first innings 326, India were bowled out for 283 despite their skipper's best efforts with a sublime 123. Australia were 33 without 57

15 December 2018 4:26 PM Jamieson edges ahead at Leopard Creek

Cape Town - Scotland's Scott Jamieson will take a slender one-shot lead into the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship in Malelane. The 35-year-old Glaswegian's only previous European Tour win also came in South Africa back in 2012, and he's given himself a real chance of another after firing a rock-solid four-under-par 68 at the gorgeous Leopard 67

12 December 2018 9:45 AM SEE: Most expensive petrol prices in the world

The gap between the most expensive fuel and the cheapest is staggering with motorists in Hong Kong paying $2.06 more for a litre of petrol than those driving Venezuela. The difference in prices are due to the various taxes imposed by governments and subsidies for petrol. International oil prices have declined since November. The highest fuel price in the world 74