Severn Bridge toll SCRAPPED: Commuters to save £1,400 a year as bridge becomes free to use

Commuters across the country could make hefty savings as the Severn crossing bridge toll charge gets scrapped. The daily £5.60 charge will be scrapped from December this year, a week before Christmas. Tolls have been in force on the Severn Bridge since it was introduced in 1966. Regular commuters could make savings of up to […]

Tor Browser 8.0 arrives with new user onboarding, improved bridge fetching, and better language support

The Tor Project today released Tor Browser 8.0 with a new user onboarding experience, an updated landing page, additional language support, and new behaviors for bridge fetching, displaying a circuit, and visiting .onion sites. You can download the latest version from the project page and the distribution directory. Tor offers anonymous communicati…Read More

Ackley Bridge series 3 release date: Will there be another series?

The second season of Channel 4 school drama Ackley Bridge will end tonight (August 21) on Channel 4. With series two nearly over, fans of the show are starting to ask whether there will be another season of the show starring Jo Joyner, Paul Nicholls and Girls Aloud’s Kimberley Walsh. Channel 4 has not yet […]

Hooning Temporarily Shut Down the Bay Bridge Over the Weekend

A trio of “driving enthusiasts” briefly shut down San Francisco’s Bay Bridge on Sunday morning after they decided it was the perfect place to do donuts. The vehicle’s involved appear to be a MkIII Toyota Supra and a pair of SN-95 Mustangs. According to the California Highway Patrol, the older of the two Mustangs was nabbed while its […]

The engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned of its corrosion risk 39 years ago

Nicola Marfisi/AP The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed dozens of people warned four decades ago it was at a high risk for corrosion.  Riccardo Morandi wrote a report in 1979 that said the bridge’s proximity to sea air and pollution from a steel plant should have necessitated constant maintenance […]

Bodies of 3 family members found in wreckage of Genoa bridge collapse

The bodies of three members of the same family have been discovered in the wreckage of the Genoa bridge collapse, bringing the total death toll to 43, the local government has confirmed, as cited by Reuters. The bodies were discovered in a car which was crushed beneath slabs of concrete. The Genoa prefecture added that […]

Teen faces year in jail for pushing friend off 60ft bridge (VIDEO)

An 18-year-old girl has been charged with reckless endangerment for pushing her 16-year-old friend off a 60-foot bridge in Washington state. Prosecutors filed charges against Taylor Smith on Friday for pushing her friend, Jordan Holgerson, off Moulton Falls bridge earlier this month. Footage of the incident was uploaded to social media and quickly went viral. […]

At least 37 people are dead after a huge highway bridge collapsed in Italy

Twitter/Google Maps/Business Insider A huge highway bridge collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, on Tuesday morning. At least 37 people have died, officials said, while at least two people are missing and 16 people are injured. Italy’s deputy transport minister said 20 vehicles  were involved in the disaster, as well as buildings below. Photos and video […]

‘It was a miracle’: Survivor of Genoa bridge collapse shares his story (VIDEO)

An Italian has told RT’s Ruptly how he miraculously managed to flee the site of bridge collapse in Genoa just seconds before it fell. At least 35 people died in the tragedy, and there are fears that the death toll may rise. An injured eyewitness who walked away from the catastrophe spoke to Ruptly on […]