Drone in ‘near-miss’ with air ambulance

Image copyright Yorkshire Air Ambulance Image caption The helicopter was returning to its base at Nostell near Wakefield when the incident happened An air ambulance narrowly avoided being hit by a drone, a chief pilot has said. The remote-controlled craft came within 10ft (3m) of the helicopter, which was returning to its base at Nostell,…

Five Things We Learned About Death Stranding At TGS 2019

After several years of cryptic trailers, it feels strange to be finally getting solid info about Death Stranding. But that’s exactly what happened today at the Tokyo Game Show, as creator Hideo Kojima took the stage at the PlayStation booth to showcase a 50-minute demo that made the structure and flow of the upcoming game…

Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup with Spinach

Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup is the perfect comfort food and so easy to make! Have dinner ready and on the table in no time with a pot of our Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup! Deliciously creamy and full of rich flavour, you will love this just as much as our Slow Cooker Creamy Tortellini Soup. A classic Tomato…

Trump plans ban on sale of flavoured e-cigarettes

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘I felt helpless to stop my son’s addiction’: Kristen wants vaping companies held accountable US President Donald Trump has announced that his administration will ban flavoured e-cigarettes, after a spate of vaping-related deaths. Mr Trump told reporters vaping was a “new problem”, especially for children. US Health…

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network growth picks up

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network is growing again, with both the number of network nodes and payments channels on the rise over the last 30 days. At its core, the Lightning Network is a decentralized system for instant and high-volume Bitcoin micropayments—with payments as low as 1 satoshi (worth $0.0001) being able to instantly settle on the…

Spilled coffee forces plane to divert over Atlantic

Image copyright AFP A passenger aircraft with 337 people on board was forced to divert in February after the pilot spilled coffee on the controls panel, UK investigators say. The Airbus A330-243 from Frankfurt, Germany, to Cancun, Mexico, had to land in Shannon, Ireland, the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) reports. This was because the…

Systemic Horse and Mule Suffering on Havasupai Trail

Most tourists headed to the Havasupai Falls in the Grand Canyon go there to hike, explore, and take in the beauty of the area. But for years, they have been reporting the beating and suffering of horses and mules used for packing along the trail—some even collapsing and dying, including two just this summer. New…

Woman kept in hospital for 18 months too long

Image copyright PA Media Image caption The woman was kept on a busy general ward because of a dispute over her ongoing care A woman who was deemed fit to leave hospital was not discharged until 18 months later because of a dispute over her ongoing care, a report has said. The Mental Welfare Commission…

Will Ripple CEO Address XRP Dumping At Fintech Week?

Ripple CEO, Brad Garlinghouse is a confirmed keynote speaker at this year’s DC Fintech Week. Although the agenda precludes XRP price, many see this as a further opportunity for Garlinghouse to address concerns over XRP dumping, which some attribute to price stagnation in the divisive token. Will Garlinghouse Address The Issue Of Ripple Dumping XRP?…