Car meet crash injures 11 as vehicle collides with bystanders

Eleven people have been injured after a car collided with bystanders at a car meet in Scunthorpe, according to police. Emergency services were called to the scene at the Flixborough Industrial Estate, Scunthorpe, after police received reports of a car crash at around 9.10pm on Saturday. Humberside Police said a number of cars had been … Read more

USA, Australia hit three figures as Japan crash at women’s basketball World Cup

Holders the United States and hosts Australia both hit the century mark on Friday to signal they mean business at the women’s basketball World Cup, while Serbia upset Olympic silver medallists Japan. The three-time defending champion Americans romped 106-42 against Puerto Rico to make it 2-0 in Group A as they target an 11th title, … Read more

Boeing to pay $200 million to settle charges over ‘misleading’ crash statements

has agreed to pay $200 million to settle charges from the Securities and Exchange Commission. The agency found that Boeing made “materially misleading public statements” related to involving its aircraft. The company’s former CEO Dennis Muilenburg will also pay $1 million to settle charges. The SEC alleged that Boeing and Muilenburg violated the antifraud provisions … Read more

NASA will crash a spacecraft into a 525-foot-wide asteroid next week. Here’s how to watch it.

, and it wants the public to watch live. Asteroids frequently get close to striking Earth, but it has been more than 65 million years since a catastrophic collision with our planet. There has been renewed interest in objects hurtling toward us since the popularity of the  NASA will test its plan in case the scenario ever actually plays out. “We want … Read more

Instagram app rendered unusable for some by instant crash bug

If you had been using Instagram’s Android app in the past hour or so, you might have noticed that an error had been causing it to crash seconds after launching, rendering it almost unusable. You weren’t alone: users from multiple regions flooded Twitter with complaints about this phenomenon. According to Downdetector, this bug first appeared … Read more

A YouTuber remotely drove his car into junkyard vehicles to test out the iPhone 14’s new crash-detection feature

YouTuber TechRax crashed a car to test the iPhone 14’s new crash-detection feature. He outfitted a car with remote-control steering and taped the phone to the back of the driver’s seat. The experiment worked. A YouTuber to test out Apple’s new crash-detection feature on the new iPhone 14 Pro. TechRax, who has over 7 million … Read more

China Covid: Quarantine bus crash kills 27 and injures 20

A bus carrying infected people to a Covid-19 quarantine facility in China has crashed, killing 27 of those on board. The coach overturned on a motorway in the south-western province of Guizhou. Another 20 people were injured. Only two people have died from Covid in Guizhou province since the pandemic struck almost three years ago. … Read more

Pilot killed in single-engine plane crash at Reno Air Races: CEO

One person is dead following a single-engine plane crash behind a residential area during the Reno Air Races in Nevada on Sunday, the racing association’s CEO said. Frederick Telling, CEO of the Reno Air Racing Association, said during a press conference that the pilot was killed in the crash. The pilot’s name was not released. … Read more