Police say a 19-year-old Texas A&M University student who rear-ended a squad car told an officer she was taking a topless selfie. Miranda Kay Rader posted $200 bond after she was charged with drunken driving and possessing alcohol as a minor.
A Queensland bus driver on his morning route has been burned to death at the wheel, after he was drench in a flammable liquid and then set alight. There was no warning before the attack in Brisbane, and terrified passengers can thank a hero taxi driver for their rescue after the bus erupted in flames. Security vision shows the moment the bus cabin ignited as 29-year-old driver Manmeet Sharma was drench in petrol and set alight.
A disgraced children’s hospital has admitted 22 failures by medics following the death of a four-year-old boy. Sean Turner was born with his heart on the right side of his body and died from a brain haemorrhage in March 2012, six weeks after undergoing corrective surgery. During a 2014 inquest, Sean’s parents accused Bristol Children’s Hospital nurses of leaving their son so dehydrated that they found him sucking wet wipes for moisture.
What's better than one Smith? Five of them. One of Hollywood's most beloved families hit the red carpet at the 26th annual Environmental Media Awards on Saturday in L.A., where they were later joined like major stars like Nicole Richie, Shailene Woodley, and more. Stepping onto the green carpet like the proud parents that they are, Will and Jada Pinkett Smith arrived hand in hand looking as happy as ever. The star couple shone, with Pinkett Smith rocking an all-white suit with a beige top and matching ankle-strap heels while Will kept it dapper in a navy suit. Their children, 18-year-old son Jaden and 15-year-old daughter Willow, as well as Will's 23-year-old son Trey (from a previous marriage) also turned out in sleek looks for the evening. So what was the entire family on hand for? Jaden received the Male EMA Futures Award for his honorable work in making the environment a priority. In his acceptance speech, the young actor thanked Woodley, his "favorite actress in the world" and fellow 2016 Futures Award winner, for her contributions. He also revealed how his passion for the environment began at age 10, for which he expressed appreciation for his family--specifically, his parents--for their support. RELATED VIDEO: See Will Smith's Family on the Red Carpet 5137044407001 "I just have to say thank you to them for even believing in me, and in taking my ideas seriously. I talked to them, and I said I want to be part of the change. I really want to do something about this," he said. Jaden, who rocked a floral coat with a "Just Water" T-shirt (he co-founded the sustainable water bottle company) and jeans, made sure to hug it out with all of his loved ones. Willow, dressed in a sporty ensemble, took a moment to pose with her older brother, too. See more of their too-cute family gathering below--and cue the awws!
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has finally finished beaming home all of the data it gathered during its historic July 2015 flyby of Pluto. The last piece of flyby data reached mission control at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, early Tuesday morning (Oct. 25), NASA officials said.
Tracy Irwin set the cat among the pigeons this week when she posted a rant about animal bylaws on several local community Facebook pages. "What kind of insane double standards are pet and home owners going to continue to tolerate?" the Sherwood Park woman asked Wednesday on the social media site, complaining about the different bylaws for cats and dogs.
One of the world’s coolest, and scariest, airport landings is ending as Dutch carrier KLM will no longer be flying the four-engined Boeing 747 to St Maarten airport starting October 30. The flight will be operated by an Airbus 330 instead. This video shows the second-to-last landing of the flight and October 28 is the last day a KLM 747 will make its dramatic landing near the beach. Credit: Paul Leonard
Superstar Michael Bublé is building a giant mansion across the street from his old elementary school and it's going to have a wall that is double the size typically allowed in the city.
At the very least, sluggers Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion are expected to receive qualifying offers from the Blue Jays. "What I can tell you is that we're trying to win and we're going to continue to try to win," Atkins said. Extending a qualifying offer — worth US$17.2 million — ensures that the Blue Jays would receive compensation if a player signs with another team as a free agent.
The glow of Paris went dim for Kim Kardashian on Oct. 3, when the reality star's fun trip to the City of Lights turned into a nightmare and she was robbed at gunpoint in her hotel room. With loved ones in tow, Kim joined Kanye West at his Los Angeles Saint Pablo concert at The Forum. The mom of two was joined by her own mother, Kris Jenner, Kris' boyfriend Corey Gamble, sisters Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner and friends Jonathan Cheban and Brittny Gastineau.
A Victorian court today released the chilling message a son left on his parents’ answering machine, a day after he'd brutally murdered them.
The spokesperson told Entertainment Tonight that Mariah and James had an argument during their holiday in Greece in September, adding: "The fight was not because of any cheating allegations or excessive spending by Mariah. James is one of the most successful businessmen in the world. Australian billionaire James, 49, popped the question to Mariah with a 35-carat diamond engagement ring in her hometown of New York in January, just months after they went public with their romance in September.
Police officers have saved an Oxenford man’s life after a German backpacker brutally struck him with a coward punch in the heart of Surfers Paradise.
Royal fans have been doing a double take this week as a vintage 1957 photo of Prince Philip appears to be the spitting image of his grandson, Prince Harry. Then 36, the newly unearthed image from Paris Match magazine shows Philip in his Royal Navy uniform with a full red beard that is uncannily similar to the one Harry favours today.
Police are searching for a First World War machine gun that was stolen from a vehicle in Southwold Township, Ont., south of London. The Chauchat machine gun is inoperable and used for re-enactments, Ontario Provincial Police said. The Chauchat was the standard machine rifle used by the French army during the First World War.
A bizarre case involving a driver who is suing the city of Charlottetown, P.E.I. after he stuck and paralyzed a cyclist, has merit, according to one municipal lawyer.
It's been an unprecedented campaign, and many questions remain about what a new administration will look like — including what a Trump or Clinton presidency could mean for Alberta and Canada. A panel of experts will debate the possible outcomes Wednesday night at the Calgary Petroleum Club. The Calgary Eyeopener caught up with one of the speakers, Maryscott (Scotty) Greenwood, ahead of the talk.
It seems like waiting two weeks at a time just for one doctor to get back [to me]," Sharon Ellerington said from her bed at the Brandon Regional Health Centre. Ellerington, 43, was admitted to hospital on Sept. 26 after experiencing severe abdominal pain.
On “Ellen” Thursday, Miley explained why she doesn’t always wear her engagement ring from Liam Hemsworth. And it has nothing to do with the tabloid explanations.
A Charlottetown taxi driver charged with sexually assaulting a passenger in his cab is now in police custody. Paramveer Singh Bhurjee, 31, was scheduled to appear in P.E.I. Provincial Court on Oct. 12, but failed to show up.
Higher than expected cost estimates have put plans to clean up the fabrication yard in Borden-Carleton on hold. The government purchased the fabrication yard eight years ago for $359,000. It is the site where pieces of the Confederation Bridge were constructed in the 1990s.
The age of the waters was first identified by scientists in 2013, reports the National Post, when researchers ran tests in a mine near Timmins, Ont. and discovered that the water had been isolated from the earth’s surface for up to 2.7 billion years. This discovery suggests that the waters may contain organisms that, although not technically alien to Earth, could be similar to what scientists hope to one day find on Mars. The research team, made up of scientists from University of Alberta and McGill University, found that the waters contained far less of the element sulphur than was expected.
This semi-domesticated lynx called Max shows that even big wilder cats are still susceptible to the same tricks that get smaller kitty’s to purr. Max very much enjoys having his fur rubbed, purring his deep rumbling purr in response. Credit: YouTube/WildlifeBernie
Darren says he contacted North Yorkshire County Council which told him he had to raise his objection with his daughter’s school directly. A policy document on the school’s website states: “Please note we do not allow extreme, unnatural hairstyles or colouring.
A teenager with a tongue the size of a tennis ball fears going to sleep every night - in case he chokes to death on the huge organ. Krzysztof Wegrzyn, from Grojec, Poland, was born with a haemangioma - a benign tumour in the blood vessels of his tongue.