Vikings season 5 spoilers: Lagertha killed in shock betrayal? Star drops ‘dangerous’ clue

Ahead of season five of Vikings’ return, fans have been left guessing as to whether or not shield maiden Lagertha (played by Katheryn Winnick) will survive. She is set to try and take on Ivar the Boneless (Alexander Andersen) in upcoming episodes after he took control of Kattegat. However, she will be slightly distracted by […]

1 killed in explosion at military factory in Salisbury, UK

Published time: 10 Aug, 2018 22:32 Edited time: 10 Aug, 2018 22:32 At least one person has been killed and another has suffered serious injuries, after an explosion rocked the Chemring Countermeasures plant in Salisbury, located some three miles from the MoD’s notorious Porton Down lab. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Another major earthquake hit Indonesia, days after a bigger one killed 347 people

Lalu Onank/Social Media via REUTERS Another major earthquake hit the tourist island of Lombok in Indonesia, days after a massive magnitude-6.9 earthquake on Sunday evening killed more than 300 people. According to Indonesia’s meteorological agency, Thursday’s earthquake struck at a depth of 12.5 miles, originating several miles northwest of Lombok. It is the third earthquake […]

4 Russian soldiers killed by avalanche in North Caucasus mountains

An avalanche in the Russian Caucasus region has killed four members of the Russian National Guard, regional military authorities have announced. The tragedy in the mountainous region of Kabardino-Balkaria happened during routine exercises in the area, according to Interfax. The National Guard has expressed condolences and promised full support to the victims’ families. They also […]

30 people in Chicago were killed in shootings in just 3 hours, including at least 11 teenagers

Screenshot/Chicago Sun-Times Thirty people were shot in just 3 hours early Sunday in Chicago. Two people were killed and 28 were wounded between midnight and 3 a.m., including at least 13 teenagers. There have been about 339 homicides in the city so far in 2018, with 285 people killed by gun violence. Thirty people were […]

Uber driver who struck, killed young girl is convicted of vehicular manslaughter

Enlarge / A woman walks into the Uber Corporate Headquarters building in San Francisco, California on February 05, 2018. (credit: JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images) A now-former Uber driver who struck a San Francisco family with his car on December 31, 2013—killing a six-year-old girl named Sophia Liu in the process—was convicted of vehicular manslaughter on August […]

18 people killed in helicopter crash in Russia

A Mi-8 helicopter with passengers on board has crashed in Krasnoyarsk Region, Siberia. Eighteen people have died in the crash. The helicopter, reportedly operated by Utair airline, was carrying 15 passengers and three crew members, all of whom have been confirmed dead. The helicopter was reportedly taking workers to an oil well. The crash took […]

At least 3 killed in Zimbabwe post-election violence

At least three people have been killed in the Zimbabwean capital Harare after violent clashes erupted over the outcome of the presidential and parliamentary vote held on Monday. As the tension between police and protesters ramped up on Wednesday, the authorities deployed the military to the streets, who used live rounds to quell the unrest. […]

Protests erupt over decision not to charge Minneapolis cops who killed Thurman Blevins

Activists are protesting the decision not to charge two Minneapolis, Minnesota police officers who shot and killed Thurman Blevins. Authorities said the African-American man was armed and dangerous, but protesters disagree. Protests interrupted the press conference of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman on Monday, before he could announce that he would not be charging Officers […]

3 prominent Russian journalists killed in Central African Republic – reports

A three-man crew of Russian journalists was killed in the Central African Republic, with colleagues saying they were shooting a film about mercenaries in the country. Local police say they may have fallen victim to a robbery. The three men have been named as journalist Orhan Dzhemal, director Aleksandr Rastorguyev, and cameraman Kirill Radchenko. Dzhemal […]