I, Human, refuse to drink coffee served by You, Robot

For some, the news that a robot “barista” can make 100 cups of gourmet coffee an hourmight sound like progress. For me, it’s a sign of automation gone rampant. An Austin-based company called Briggo has built a fully automated robotic “CoffeeHaus” that it claims can make as many coffees as four human baristas.  It is apparently already in use in Texas. […]

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Drink-drive arrests plunge amid shortage of breathalysers

Drink-drive arrests plunge by 26 per cent amid police force’s shortage of breathalysers – with just 302 kits shared among 3,500 officers Richard Cooke, chairman of West Midlands Police Federation, suggests suspects are getting away with it because officers do not have enough testing kits The force, one of the largest in the country, has only 302 breathalysers to be […]

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‘The numbers keep going up’: 8 impaired driving charges laid Friday night in York region

York regional police are appealing to drivers to refrain from getting behind the wheel when impaired after 13 motorists were criminally charged with impaired driving over the past two nights. Another four drivers had their licences suspended for having a blood alcohol content in the warning range. “It’s just amazing to me that no matter what we do, no matter […]

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Drink-driver speeds off from crash scene in Wild West Britain

Shocking moment drink-driver speeds off from crash scene in crumpled Audi after passersby try to grab the handbrake to stop him fleeing Emilio Gates, 26, destroyed his Audi A5 when he drunkenly crashed into a garage Gates got back into his vehicle, performed a three point turn and drove away  He eventually made it to his mother’s house after hitting […]

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Drink-driver faces jail after killing father-of-four on the M1

Drink-driver faces years in jail after killing father-of-four when he U-turned on M1 and smashed into van with bottle of Jack Daniel’s in his pocket Adrian Radu performed a u-turn on the M1 while he was driving drunk, in March The Romanian caused a van behind him to smash into his car, and a nearby lorry  Father-of-four Mark Downham, 48, […]

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The World Cup and heatwave fuel a food and drink shopping bonanza

World Cup and heatwave fuel a shopping bonanza as food and drink sales see their strongest growth since May 2001, new figures today reveal England was gripped by football fever and soaring temperatures this summer  Office for National Statistics said food sales had biggest growth since May 2001  Sales in other shops dipped last month as Brits watched the football […]

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Furious motorist STAMPS on woman’s car and chucks coffee at her

Moment furious road rage motorist STAMPS on woman’s car and chucks his coffee at her because he spilled his drink when the pair almost collided on his way to a job interview A French woman was verbally abused by a man in a road rage incident in Britain   The pair almost crashed sending the man into a frenzy before he […]

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We didn't drink our own bathwater: Gawn

Max Gawn has refuted the suggestion Melbourne got ahead of themselves last month, as the Demons try to steady the ship following three straight losses. Simon Goodwin's side entered the Queen's Birthday blockbuster with Collingwood three weeks ago inside the top four and being spoken of premiership fancies, but are now battling to hold their spot in the top eight […]

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