Russia plane crash – Hero air steward sent haunting final ‘loving you’ text to girlfriend 15 minutes before he died trying to save passengers

A HEROIC Russian air crash steward sent a haunting final "loving you" text to his girlfriend – just 15 minutes before he died saving passengers. Maxim Moiseev, 22, sent the message as the plane circled above Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport on Sunday. In the text to Ksenia Obraztsova, said to be in her early 20s, Moiseev hinted they were having problems […]

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Pickup truck strikes hydro pole in Peterborough’s east end

A man suffered minor injuries after the pickup truck he was driving struck a hydro pole early Tuesday morning. The crash happened on Ashburnham Drive at around 1 a.m. The lone occupant of the vehicle got out despite downed transformers and wires hanging around the vehicle. Paramedics treated him at the scene. The road was closed for several hours between […]

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Ethiopia crash plane persistently nosedived despite pilots’ efforts

The Ethiopian Airlines plane which crashed last month persistently nosedived despite pilots “repeatedly” performing the correct procedures recommended by Boeing. Ethiopia’s transport minister released a preliminary report into the crash which killed 157 people on 10 March. “The crew performed all the procedures repeatedly provided by the manufacturer but was not able to control the aircraft,” Dagmawit Moges said at […]

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Colombian plane crash kills 12 after pilot makes distress call

Twelve people die in horror Colombian plane crash after pilot makes distress call midway through the flight The plane, a Douglas DC-3, is a twin-engine propeller plane from the 1930s The pilot made a distress call before losing signal and crashing in Meta It reportedly had to stop in San Jose del Guaviare due to poor weather A plane has crashed […]

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Crash and Bernie: Larkham’s axing ends fractious alliance

A rock star coaching partnership designed to usher in an unprecedented era of success for the Wallabies officially ended on Monday with Stephen Larkham's sacking as Australian attack coach. Larkham, a demi god of Australian rugby, deputising to Michael Cheika, the brilliant antihero. Rival Super Rugby coaches who had sparred – at times spitefully – from their Canberra and Sydney […]

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Woman in crash wants Prince Philip charged

London:  The passenger who broke her wrist in the car crash involving the Duke of Edinburgh says she wants Prince Philip to face prosecution if he is found to be at fault. Emma Fairweather, speaking on British TV, also says Philip is "highly insensitive and inconsiderate" after he was spotted driving while not wearing a seatbelt just days after the […]

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