Boston Marathon explosion: Dozens reported injured as device goes off near finish line

BREAKING NEWS: Two explosions rock finish line of Boston Marathon as dozens of people reported seriously injured By Beth Stebner PUBLISHED: 19:09 GMT, 15 April 2013 | UPDATED: 19:15 GMT, 15 April 2013 Two large explosions has been reported near the finish line of the famous Boston Marathon, leaving behind a scene of carnage. Eyewitnesses at the scene said there was a loud explosion and emergency vehicles crowded the scene. Up to 60 people have been reported injured, dozens of them seriously.

M25 crash: Two lorry drivers arrested after motorist killed in horror crash

Two lorry drivers arrested after motorist killed in horror crash on M25 causing rush hour chaos Lorry drivers arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous drivingAt least eight vehicles involved in the pile up on the motorway near LakesideM25 closed until further notice clockwise between J29 and J30Motorists were trapped for up to five hours as casualties airlifted to hospital Nine mile tailbacks from accident back to J27 By Steve Robson PUBLISHED: 16:38 GMT, 2 April 2013 | UPDATED: 20:20 GMT, 2 April 2013 A motorist has died after an horrific car crash on the M25 which is causing rush hour chaos this afternoon. Eight vehicles are reported to have been involved in the pile up on the motorway near Lakeside in Essex at around 12.30pm. Two lorry drivers have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving

Burma plane crash: Four British tourist injured in crash that has killed three people

British family on tourist jet as it crashes in flames: Dramatic escape from wreck of Burmese airliner The Air Bagan plane crash landed in a paddy field in heavy fog Two Americans and a Korean also among the 11 people confirmed injuredThree Burmese killed in the tragedy, including 11-year-old child | UPDATED: 00:15 GMT, 26 December 2012 A British family survived a horrific air crash in Burma yesterday when their packed plane came down in heavy fog and burst into flames. One of the Britons was injured when the Fokker 100, carrying 65 Christmas holidaymakers, smashed into the ground two miles short of its destination. Three Burmese were killed in the tragedy – a tour guide and an 11-year-old child on board the plane, as well as a man riding a motorcycle on the road where it came down

Three daughters of mother killed during Cardiff hit-and-run rampage will open Christmas gifts "from mum"

Three daughters of mother killed during Cardiff hit-and-run rampage will open Christmas gifts 'from mum' Karina Menzies died in a 30 minute hit-and-run rampage in OctoberMatthew Tvrdon, 31, from Cardiff, charged with the murder within a dayGirls, aged 11, eight and two, will unwrap the last gifts left by motherSister says they are 'the last thing she will ever be able to give them' | UPDATED: 21:20 GMT, 24 December 2012 Three girls left motherless after a hit-and-run rampage that brought hysteria to a city's streets will open festive gifts labelled 'from mum,' tomorrow. Karina Menzies, 31, was killed during 30 minutes of terrifying carnage in the Ely and Leckwith areas of Cardiff, south Wales, in October.

Sandy Hook shooting: Reverend Clive Calver describes agony of comforting parents

I was first to see the Sandy Hook carnage: British clergyman describes agony of comforting parents as they asked: 'Where's my child'Rev Clive Calver went straight to the school after hearing of the shootingHe was with parents as they heard that their children were among the deadHe also held the funeral of only British victim six-year-old Dylan Hockley | UPDATED: 11:31 GMT, 24 December 2012 A British clergyman has described how he was among the first on the scene of the Sandy Hook school shooting – and was with the families when they heard the news their children had died. Rev Clive Calver, who was born in London but now leads the Walnut Hill Community Church, in Conneticut, took the funeral of Dylan Hockley, the six-year-old British boy who was killed when crazed gunman Adam Lanza went on a rampage which left 20 children and six teachers dead at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Dylan, who suffered from autism, died cradled in the arms of his devoted special needs teacher Anne Marie Murphy who was also killed. Rev Clive Calver, left, was among the first on the scene and held the funeral of British victim six-year-old Dylan Hockley, right Dylan's funeral was held at the Walnut Hill Community Church on Friday His father Ian Hockley, 42, moved his family from Eastleigh, Hampshire, to Newtown, Connecticut, two years ago in the belief that America would give his boys – Dylan and big brother Jake, eight – a better start in life.

Christmas 2012: Drunken revellers cause carnage across Britain

Christmas carnage kicks off across Britain as drunken revellers stretch emergency services to the limit Drunken yobs cause carnage in cities across the countryCalls to 999 skyrocket as drinkers fight and fall overArmy-style triage units in street to deal with chaos500,000 emergency centre just for drunks set up in London | UPDATED: 16:18 GMT, 16 December 2012 A young woman dressed in next to nothing lies prostrate on a soaking pavement, one of thousands of binge-drinking revellers who caused chaos on Britain's streets on 'Black Friday'. With just nine days until Christmas, hordes of party-goers ignored the driving rain and freezing conditions to pack out pubs, bars and clubs on festive parties, and many were so drunk they could barely stand

M6 carnage: One dead and 10 injured in horror motorway pile-up

M6 carnage: One dead and 10 injured in horror motorway pile-up on southbound carriageSmash occurred on southbound carriageway near junction 16 at Sandbach, Cheshire, shortly after 11.20amNine vehicles and 15 people involved in the crash Cheshire Police: Collision involved two vans, two HGVs and five carsFive people cut from the wreckage – two have life-threatening injuries | UPDATED: 18:49 GMT, 10 December 2012 One person has died and 10 people have been injured in a horrific nine-vehicle pile-up on the M6 today, police said.