Technology

Apple FaceTime car crash lawsuit dismissed

Image caption FaceTime is pre-installed on most Apple devices A lawsuit blaming Apple for a child’s death in a car crash, has been dismissed by a US appeals court in California. Garrett Wilhelm told police he was using FaceTime on the iPhone 6 when he crashed into the back of a family car. Five-year-old Moriah […]

Science/Nature

Bloodhound supersonic car project saved

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe Bloodhound car was tested in Newquay, Cornwall, last year A 1,000mph race car project has been saved after an entrepreneur stepped in to buy the business. The Bloodhound supersonic vehicle – built with a jet engine bolted to a rocket – is all but finished. Its […]

Health

Psychiatric nurse jailed for patient punch

Image copyright TONY Hendron Image caption Patrick Maguire has worked as a nurse for 38 years A psychiatric nurse who broke a patient’s nose when he punched him three times has been given a nine-month prison sentence. Patrick Maguire, from Tollymore Brae in Newcastle, admitted causing actual bodily harm to the male mental health patient. […]

UK News

Solihull murders: Janbaz Tarin pleads guilty

Image copyright West Midlands Police Image caption Raneem Oudeh (left) and her mother Khaola Saleem were pronounced dead at the scene A man has admitted murdering his ex-partner and her mother following a relationship breakdown. Khaola Saleem, 49, and Raneem Oudeh, 22, were fatally stabbed outside Mrs Saleem’s home in Solihull on 27 August. Ms […]