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Old iPhone apps to be killed off by Apple iOS 11

Old iPhone apps to be killed off by Apple iOS 11

Apple’s new mobile operating system will drop support for older apps as the technology moves to using faster processors. Alongside the iPhone 8 and iPhone X, Apple is beginning to roll out the newest version of its operating system, iOS 11, on Tuesday. The...

NASCAR racing driver killed in plane crash

NASCAR racing champion Ted Christopher, who won 42 career races on the Modified Tour, has died in a plane crash in Connecticut. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed two people died when a light aircraft, a Mooney M20C, went down in the woods just before 2pm...
At least 100 Rohingya killed in Myanmar

At least 100 Rohingya killed in Myanmar

An escalating crackdown against Myanmar’s Rohingya minority has left at least 100 people dead, officials say. Some 3,000 people have fled to Bangladesh amid the mounting violence, causing the country to tighten its borders. Bangladesh has also proposed...

Stuntwoman killed filming Deadpool 2

A stuntwoman has died while filming a motorcycle stunt on the set of Deadpool 2 in Vancouver. Police confirmed the death, saying “a female stunt driver has died on the set of Deadpool during a stunt on a motorcycle”. Local media reported the stuntwoman...
Lighthouse tribute to boy killed by alligator

Lighthouse tribute to boy killed by alligator

A lighthouse statue has been erected at Walt Disney World in tribute to a little boy who was killed by an alligator at one of its hotels. Two-year-old Lane Graves was killed while he was playing on the Seven Seas Lagoon beach at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort...

Teens killed as plane crashes into summer camp

A plane crash at a summer camp in Switzerland has killed two teenagers and the pilot. A third teenager has been seriously injured in the accident, which took place during a ride organised at the Aero-Club of Switzerland in the eastern area of Graubunden. The two...
Two killed in Portugal beach plane crash

Two killed in Portugal beach plane crash

Two killed in Portugal beach plane crash 2 August 2017 From the section Europe Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe light plane landed on the sand A man and a child have been killed after a light aircraft made an emergency landing on a beach...
Venezuelan officials killed as voting starts

Venezuelan officials killed as voting starts

Venezuelan officials killed as voting starts 30 July 2017 From the section Latin America & Caribbean A leading candidate in Sunday’s assembly elections and an opposition activist have been killed in Venezuela. The killings took place as voting started to...
One killed in Hamburg supermarket knife attack

One killed in Hamburg supermarket knife attack

One person has been killed in a knife attack at a Hamburg supermarket, police say. The knifeman suddenly began attacking people in the shop with a kitchen knife, killing one person at the scene. As he fled, he injured four more people before being arrested. German...

Two killed after earthquake hits off Turkey coast

At least two people have been killed on the Greek island of Kos after a strong earthquake hit the region. It struck on Thursday night with an epicentre approximately 6.4 miles (10.3km) south of Bodrum, Turkey and 10 miles (16.2km) east of Kos. More follows…...
Afghanistan IS head Abu Sayed killed in raid, says US

Afghanistan IS head Abu Sayed killed in raid, says US

Afghanistan IS head Abu Sayed killed in raid, says US 14 July 2017 From the section Asia Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption US and Afghan forces are said to have killed or captured hundreds of IS militants in 2017 The head of so-called Islamic State (IS)...
Two Israeli officers killed in Jerusalem attack

Two Israeli officers killed in Jerusalem attack

Two Israeli police officers have been killed and another injured after three gunmen opened fire just outside the Old City of Jerusalem. Police say the attackers were later shot dead at the entrance to the Temple Mount/Noble Sanctuary complex – an area of huge...
Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Kashmir

Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Kashmir

Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Kashmir 10 July 2017 From the section Asia Image copyright AFP Image caption Thousands of Hindu pilgrims make the journey to the Amarnath Cave each year Six Hindu pilgrims, five of them women, have been killed in a militant...
Seven killed in Damascus car bomb blasts

Seven killed in Damascus car bomb blasts

At least seven people have been killed and 13 wounded in one of three car bombs to rock the Syrian capital Damascus. The deadly explosion in Tahrir Square in the centre of the city was triggered by a suicide attacker, who had been surrounded by security forces....
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