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Kebab Crash Horror

A horrified fiancée was impaled next to her dead husband-to-be when steel rods from a truck in front of them came shooting through their taxi windscreen during a high speed shunt.

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  • This_dedicated_cop_is_all_set_to_clean_up_the_mean_streets_of_Jinhua,_in_Zhejiang_province,_eastern_China_-_just_as_soon_as_he's_given_his_patrol_car_a_quick_wash_and_brush_up.
    Cop In Hot Water
    This dedicated cop is all set to clean up the mean streets of Jinhua, in Zhejiang province, eastern China - just as soon as he's given his patrol car [...]
  • A_British-owned_iPhone_App_that_plays_nursery_rhymes_to_kids_is_being_used_to_advertise_Scientology_to_children.
    Scientology Targets Kids
    A British-owned iPhone App that plays nursery rhymes to kids is being used to advertise Scientology to children. [...]
  • When_farmer_Li_Jingchun_decided_to_make_his_boyhood_dream_of_owning_an_airliner_come_true,_it_was_never_going_to_be_more_than_a_flight_of_fancy.
    Plane Crazy
    When farmer Li Jingchun decided to make his boyhood dream of owning an airliner come true, it was never going to be more than a flight of fancy. [...]
  • A_crackpot_prankster_has_set_up_a_Facebook_page_for_a_suicidal_pothole_that_wants_to_end_it_all_after_pleas_to_have_it_repaired_were_ignored.
    Tar Tar Cruel World
    A crackpot prankster has set up a Facebook page for a suicidal pothole that wants to end it all after pleas to have it repaired were ignored. [...]
  • Worker_Zhao_Ping_stripped_naked_and_set_fire_to_his_bedsit_in_a_furious_protest_at_not_being_able_to_find_a_job.
    Nude To Town
    Worker Zhao Ping stripped naked and set fire to his bedsit in a furious protest at not being able to find a job. [...]
  • The_Natasha_Kampusch_investigation_took_a_bizarre_twist_yesterday_(Wed)_when_it_was_revealed_that_a_far_right_Freedom_party_official_had_asked_a_sympathetic_police_officer_to_try_and_get_a_DNA_sample_from_a_school_kid_he_believed_was_Natasha's_secret
    Natasha Kampusch Baby Dna Test
    The Natasha Kampusch investigation took a bizarre twist yesterday (Wed) when it was revealed that a far right Freedom party official had asked a sympa [...]
  • Poland's_only_officially_registered_ghost_hunter_has_accused_the_spirit_world_of_giving_up_on_mankind_-_and_he_wants_a_census_to_check_his_theory_that_there_are_fewer_spirits_bothering_to_stay_and_haunt_people.
    Census Plan To Monitor Vanishing Ghosts
    Poland's only officially registered ghost hunter has accused the spirit world of giving up on mankind - and he wants a census to check his theory that [...]
  • German_police_have_stepped_up_investigations_into_the_
    Horny Mafia
    German police have stepped up investigations into the "rhino horn mafia" after linking the latest theft in Offenburg, Germany, to the murder of a 23-y [...]
  • A_woman_expecting_her_first_baby_is_involved_in_a_desperate_race_against_time_to_find_a_medical_team_who_may_be_able_to_help_her_after_pressure_on_her_swelling_boobs_could_burst_her_poisonous_PIP_breast_implants.
    PIP Implant Woman Appeal
    A woman expecting her first baby is involved in a desperate race against time to find a medical team who may be able to help her after pressure on her [...]
  • Plumber_Ye_Lei,_41,_proved_he_was_no_drip_after_he_managed_to_work_out_how_to_keep_his_clothes_dry_when_a_car_knocked_over_a_hydrant_at_Ningbo,_in_eastern_China’s_Zhejiang_province.
    Sexy Plumber
    Plumber Ye Lei, 41, proved he was no drip after he managed to work out how to keep his clothes dry when a car knocked over a hydrant at Ningbo, in eas [...]
  • Officials_in_Salzburg_arguably_most_famous_for_its_links_to_Mozart_are_up_in_arms_over_a_campaign_that_shows_the_composer_relieving_himself_of_Mozart_Balls_on_a_shop_counter.
    Load Of Mozart Balls
    Officials in Salzburg arguably most famous for its links to Mozart are up in arms over a campaign that shows the composer relieving himself of Mozart [...]
  • Drug_dealer_Sanjeen_Goyal,_37,_was_wrong-footed_smuggling_heroin_by_customs_officials_in_Zurich_airport_after_he_strapped_it_around_his_ankles.
    Wrong Footed
    Drug dealer Sanjeen Goyal, 37, was wrong-footed smuggling heroin by customs officials in Zurich airport after he strapped it around his ankles. [...]
  • Animal_lovers_have_forced_a_bizarre_traditional_dog-spinning_ritual_to_be_scrapped_in_parts_of_rural_Bulgaria.
    Wuff Justice
    Animal lovers have forced a bizarre traditional dog-spinning ritual to be scrapped in parts of rural Bulgaria. [...]
  • Motorist_Radu_Antonescu_couldn't_work_out_just_why_a_parked_car_he_spotted_looked_so_familiar_-_until_he_clocked_the_numberplate_and_realised_it_was_a_complete_clone_of_his_own_hatchback.
    Twinned Turbo
    Motorist Radu Antonescu couldn't work out just why a parked car he spotted looked so familiar - until he clocked the numberplate and realised it was a [...]
  • A_speeding_trucker_is_being_quizzed_by_police_after_a_teenage_student_was_crushed_to_death_under_his_cargo_of_10_tons_of_steel_pipes_in_a_freak_accident.
    Crush Hour
    A speeding trucker is being quizzed by police after a teenage student was crushed to death under his cargo of 10 tons of steel pipes in a freak accide [...]
  • Cheeky_employment_agency_boss_Jean-Paul_Reid_is_cleaning_up_-_with_a_fleet_of_naked_cleaners.
    Buffing Up
    Cheeky employment agency boss Jean-Paul Reid is cleaning up - with a fleet of naked cleaners. [...]
  • Flood_chaos_has_swamped_huge_parts_of_Austria_after_record_snowfalls_melted_in_a_spring_thaw,_leaving_some_neighbourhoods_under_several_feet_of_water.
    Floody Freezing
    Flood chaos has swamped huge parts of Austria after record snowfalls melted in a spring thaw, leaving some neighbourhoods under several feet of water. [...]
  • A_farm_where_bidders_vote_for_the_pig_they_want_to_be_turned_into_sausages_has_become_an_online_sensation_in_Brandenburg,_Germany.
    Pig Brother
    A farm where bidders vote for the pig they want to be turned into sausages has become an online sensation in Brandenburg, Germany. [...]
  • Drunk_driver_Lin_Hen_caused_train_chaos_when_he_tried_to_drive_home_from_a_night_on_the_tiles_-_using_local_railway_tracks.
    Raily Drunk
    Drunk driver Lin Hen caused train chaos when he tried to drive home from a night on the tiles - using local railway tracks. [...]
  • Cheapskate_hubby_Zhu_Lin_refused_to_splash_out_when_his_wife_wanted_new_mudguards_for_her_electric_bike_-_and_made_a_set_out_of_old_water_bottles_instead.
    Splashing Out
    Cheapskate hubby Zhu Lin refused to splash out when his wife wanted new mudguards for her electric bike - and made a set out of old water bottles inst [...]
  • Dozens_of_children_fled_in_terror_when_a_school_bus_burst_into_flames_in_Bispingen,_Germany_-_after_its_loo_caught_fire.
    Flash Fire
    Dozens of children fled in terror when a school bus burst into flames in Bispingen, Germany - after its loo caught fire. [...]
  • A_crook_who_swindled_more_than_1_million_GBP_from_a_bank_has_become_a_hero_on_Facebook_after_footage_of_him_in_action_was_hailed_by_fans_for_getting_one_over_on_greedy_bankers.
    Robbing Hood
    A crook who swindled more than 1 million GBP from a bank has become a hero on Facebook after footage of him in action was hailed by fans for getting o [...]
  • Furious_homeowners_are_suing_builders_in_southern_China_after_they_pulled_down_their_apartment_block_while_they_were_out_to_reduce_a_massive_compensation_claim.
    Flat Rate
    Furious homeowners are suing builders in southern China after they pulled down their apartment block while they were out to reduce a massive compensat [...]
  • A_driver_has_told_of_her_terror_when_her_car_disappeared_down_a_giant_six_foot_deep_pothole_when_it_suddenly_opened_up_in_a_road_in_Ramnicu_Valcea,_Romania.
    Pot Gear
    A driver has told of her terror when her car disappeared down a giant six foot deep pothole when it suddenly opened up in a road in Ramnicu Valcea, Ro [...]
  • Green_car_designers_have_set_out_on_a_900_mile_charge_across_Europe_to_show_how_easy_their_electric_motors_are_to_use.
    Watt A Motor
    Green car designers have set out on a 900 mile charge across Europe to show how easy their electric motors are to use. [...]
  • A_driver_and_her_two_passengers_astonished_rescuers_when_they_survived_after_plunging_40ft_off_an_unfinished_bridge_workers_had_forgotten_to_seal_off_from_traffic.
    Bridge Too F-aaahhh
    A driver and her two passengers astonished rescuers when they survived after plunging 40ft off an unfinished bridge workers had forgotten to seal off [...]
  • Critics_might_call_him_a_crackpotty,_but_loo_manufacturer_Gao_Jianguo_thinks_his_flushed_out_a_winner_after_discovering_a_way_to_adapt_reject_toilets_into_school_desks.
    Crackpotty Desk
    Critics might call him a crackpotty, but loo manufacturer Gao Jianguo thinks his flushed out a winner after discovering a way to adapt reject toilets [...]
  • Police_asked_callers_to_pull_the_udder_one_-_when_they_rang_in_to_report_a_cow_waiting_for_a_train_in_Steinfurt,_Germany.
    Silly Moos
    Police asked callers to pull the udder one - when they rang in to report a cow waiting for a train in Steinfurt, Germany. [...]

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