Safety alert over 138,000 faulty Beko home appliances that may pose a risk to thousands of families

Safety alert over 138,000 faulty Beko home appliances that may pose a risk to thousands of familiesBeko already accused of making death trap machines linked to 12 deathsThree products are affected – fridge freezers, dryers and gas cookers , fridge-freezers manufactured from 2000 to 2006 and gas cookers produced before 2009.

Rebecca Tarbotton: U.S. environmental leader dies at age 39 in a swimming accident in Mexico

U.S. environmental leader dies at age 39 in a swimming accident in MexicoRebecca Tarbotton, head of the Rainforest Action Network, was caught in a wave while swimming in Puerto VallartaCause of death was ruled asphyxiationShe is survived by husband Mateo Williford, her mother and two brothers She was vacationing with her husband and friends when she was killed | UPDATED: 15:10 GMT, 29 December 2012 The executive director of San Francisco-based environmental group Rainforest Action Network has died in a swimming accident at a beach near Mexico's Pacific coast resort of Puerto Vallarta, police said Friday

Woman killed and man left critically injured after being hit by car while waiting at bus stop

Woman killed and man left critically injured after being hit by car while waiting at bus stopWoman believed to be in her 30s killed in the collision with an Audi A3 in Streatham High RoadA man was also taken to hospital in a critical condition following the collision at about 5.30am todayPolice believe the driver stopped at an earlier incident but left when officers arrived on the scene | UPDATED: 00:01 GMT, 23 December 2012 A woman was killed and a man critically injured when they were hit by a car while standing at a bus stop. The incident in Streatham High Road, in Streatham, London, happened just ten minutes after the driver made off from an earlier collision when police arrived