Taxi driver headbutted and punched by drunk passenger as they travelled at 70mph along dual carriageway

Taxi driver headbutted and punched by drunk passenger as they travelled at 70mph along dual carriageway Taxi picked Anthony Coyle, 25, up from Horden Labour Club this monthAgreed a 20 fare to take him to MiddlesboroughTaxi stopped at shop so Coyle could buy bottle of wine to drinkCoyle then started banging dashboard and attacked driver when he was asked to stop By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 19:25 GMT, 24 April 2013 | UPDATED: 06:53 GMT, 25 April 2013 Thug: Anthony Coyle, 25, head-butted and punched a taxi driver in the face as he drove to Middlesborough A thug head-butted a taxi driver at 70 miles an hour in a violent attack on a dual carriage way. Anthony Coyle then punched the cabbie, knocking his glasses from his face, as they travelled down the A19, on the outskirts of Hartlepool, Cleveland. Hartlepool magistrates heard the 25-year-old had booked the taxi from Peterlee firm, Red Line Taxis, to travel from the Horden Labour Club to Middlesbrough.

Video shows foul-mouthed racist rant by woman on the Tube

'If your country is so good f*** off back there': Video shows foul-mouthed racist rant by woman on the Tube Police released images of the unidentified woman during the incidentA passenger filmed the three-minute incident and posted it on YouTube By Alex Ward PUBLISHED: 11:49 GMT, 22 April 2013 | UPDATED: 14:05 GMT, 22 April 2013 A woman who launched a tirade of foul-mouthed racist abuse towards another passenger is being hunted by police. The unidentified woman swore repeatedly repeating ‘If your country is so good, f*** off back there’ at a man sitting next to her on an eastbound District line train. Another passenger filmed the three-minute rant and posted it on YouTube which prompted British Transport Police to launch an investigation into the shocking alleged incident

Now that"s Etch A Sketch art: Portraits of famous faces drawn with one continuous line

Now that's Etch-A-Sketch art: Incredible portraits of famous faces drawn with one continuous lineSelf-taught French artist Pierre Emmanuel Godet has gone back to basics by drawing his portraits with a single line | UPDATED: 23:40 GMT, 23 December 2012 It's often said that simplicity is a lost art and it seems this artist has taken the motto to heart. Self-taught French artist Pierre Emmanuel Godet has attempted to make his work as basic as possible by painstakingly drawing famous faces from across the decades with just one single continuous line

Comet closes for good: Taxpayer left with 50m bill as final stores shut their doors today

Comet shelves picked bare by Christmas shoppers as remaining stores prepare to close their doors today Bargain hunters queued outside Comet stores on the last day of tradingDejected staff were seen dismantling display cases and taking posters downStore accounts have insufficient funds to cover staff redundancy payments HM Revenue & Customs stands to lose 26.1million in uncollected taxComet's demise will now be investigated by the Insolvency Service | UPDATED: 20:44 GMT, 18 December 2012 Bargain hunters looking for Christmas presents have been stripping shelves bare at doomed Comet stores today – the High Street giant's last day of in-store trading.

Emergency workers battle for four hours to rescue Chinese farmer stuck in mud after silt pit collapsed

Emergency workers battle for four hours to rescue Chinese farmer stuck in mud after silt pit collapsed | UPDATED: 21:19 GMT, 29 November 2012 A team of Chinese firefighters battled for four hours to save a man stuck waist-deep in a mud pit after trying to dig a well. Farmer Huang Changsheng was digging a water tank in his banana field in Zhongshan, Guangdong province when he began sinking into the wet soil.