Child suffers ‘serious head injuries’ from being hit by car after getting off bus in Bees Creek

Child suffers ‘serious head injuries’ from being hit by car after getting off bus in Bees Creek

A child has been struck by a car after getting off a bus in Darwin’s rural area.  Police said emergency services were called to the scene on Bees Creek Road at about 3pm where the child, whose age is unknown, was hit while crossing the road after getting off a bus. Police said the child suffered serious head injuries.  … Read more

Why visiting Richard Serra’s East-West/West-East in Qatari desert requires real commitment

Why visiting Richard Serra’s East-West/West-East in Qatari desert requires real commitment

People overlook famous American artist Richard Serra’s ‘East-West/West-East’ art as it stands in a desolate section of the Brouq nature reserve in Qatar’s northwestern desert. The Four steel plates, each 14 metres high, span a one-kilometer stretch of the desert.Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press To get to Richard Serra’s East-West/West-East, you drive west out of Doha, … Read more

For 4 Sundays, straphangers can enjoy holiday nostalgia in the form of MTA’s vintage trains and cars

For 4 Sundays, straphangers can enjoy holiday nostalgia in the form of MTA’s vintage trains and cars

After a two-year hiatus, straphangers are getting another opportunity to travel back in time this holiday season. This Sunday, along with the following three Sundays, the MTA says its vintage fleet will run along the ‘1’ line, making local stops between Chambers Street and 137th Street. In honor of the New York Transit Museum’s exhibit, … Read more

NSW Hunter police charge 13 people, mostly teenagers, over alleged theft of luxury vehicles and reckless driving

NSW Hunter police charge 13 people, mostly teenagers, over alleged theft of luxury vehicles and reckless driving

Thirteen people, including one as young as 12, have been charged with a total of 37 offences relating to the alleged theft of luxury cars and police pursuits in the New South Wales Hunter Region. Key points: Police arrested the alleged offenders for stealing numerous luxury vehicles in the Hunter The group was charged with a … Read more

‘This Is Bliss.’ New book looks at small-town Idaho | Idaho

‘This Is Bliss.’ New book looks at small-town Idaho | Idaho

BLISS — When Jon Horvath saw a highway sign pointing in the direction of Bliss, he followed it. The Wisconsin-based photographer was in need of some bliss, a little happiness, after an end of a relationship in late summer of 2013 and was going through a self-described “restart” as he found himself on a road trip … Read more

Rescuer says missing woman Kelsey Bell wouldn’t have survived long in remote bush

Rescuer says missing woman Kelsey Bell wouldn’t have survived long in remote bush

A hot chook, a mystery pair of shoes and a huge amount of luck. These were the ingredients that led to missing woman Kelsey Bell being discovered after four days lost in one of the hottest and most rugged parts of Australia. Nyaliga Ranger Arnold Sahanna described the rollercoaster of emotions he felt when he … Read more

Young boy taken to hospital after being struck by car evading Queensland police in hit-and-run incident

Young boy taken to hospital after being struck by car evading Queensland police in hit-and-run incident

A 12-year-old boy has been hospitalised after being struck by a car evading authorities during a Queensland police intercept in Brisbane’s south. A highway patrol spotted the unregistered car on Kessels Road at Macgregor shortly after midday. Police said the vehicle sped off and ran a red light, hitting a boy who was crossing an intersection on … Read more

Man dies after collision with herd of horses – CP24

Man dies after collision with herd of horses – CP24

Man dies after collision with herd of horses  CP24 Car strikes escaped horse in Newmarket killing driver  CityNews Toronto 60-year-old man dead after collision involving escaped herd of horses near Newmarket  CP24 Video shows herd of horses on the loose near scene of serious vehicle rollover in Newmarket  CP24 View Full Coverage on Google News

Sam Tucker restores cars then gives them away to people down on their luck

Sam Tucker restores cars then gives them away to people down on their luck

A Sunshine Coast man is making a big difference in the lives of others one car at a time in an initiative that has grown from simply collecting cans. Key points: Sam Tucker started a project called Cans for Cars to make a difference in his local community By collecting and cashing-in cans, he raises … Read more