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Six killed in train accident on Denmark bridge

Six killed in train accident on Denmark bridge

World
Six people have been killed and several others injured in a train accident on a bridge connecting two main islands in Denmark. A passenger train was hit by cargo or tarpaulin from a freight train travelling in the opposite direction.Police said 16 people were injured, out of a total of 131 passengers and three crew on board.A police spokesman said the passenger train had been "hit an unknown object" but did not comment further.Brewing company Carslberg confirmed the freight train was transporting their goods between its Fredericia brewery and Copenhagen. Image: The scene of the accident on the Storebaelt bridge Image: Sixteen people were also injured The passenge...
First manned Soyuz rocket since October accident takes off

First manned Soyuz rocket since October accident takes off

Technology
A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying astronauts bound for the International Space Station has taken off for the first time since a Soyuz rocket failed midair in October. American astronaut Anne McClain joined Canada’s David Saint-Jacques and Russia’s Oleg Kononenko aboard the rocket that launched from the Baikonur spaceport in the desert in central Kazakhstan on Monday. The launch had unusually high stakes following the accident in October, when a Soyuz suffered a malfunction around 2 minutes after take-off, forcing an American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut to eject about 30 miles above the earth’s surface. Following that accident, Russia’s space agency Roscomos suspended all manned Soyuz flights, cutting off the only way to get astronauts to the ISS. More tha...
George Clooney 'injured in car accident in Sardinia'

George Clooney 'injured in car accident in Sardinia'

Entertainment
George Clooney was reportedly involved in a car accident in Italy when his scooter collided with a pick-up truck.The Hollywood mega star was reportedly driving his scooter along a road in Costa Corallina when the collision occurred.George is currently in the country filming a new TV series.  GETTY BIKE ACCIDENT: George Clooney is reportedly injured following the collision George's girls   George Clooney is at the centre of many a woman's heart - but it seems he may have finally been struck by cupid's arrow. As rumours of his engagement hit the web we look back at the women who were conquered by gorgeous George ...
The best-performing fund of the first quarter was put together by accident

The best-performing fund of the first quarter was put together by accident

Finance
Christopher Devlin, founder and chief investment officer of Selective Wealth Management, put together the best-performing fund of the first quarter. However, he did not mean it for the fund to be so tech-heavy."That was not part of the overall plan," said Devlin, who created the fund in January of last year. "As we analyze the investing landscape, we try to look for businesses that can grow earnings over the next five-to-10 years. We found a lot of those companies were in tech.""We weren't trying to ride the tech wave here," Devlin said.The fund's high exposure to tech paid off, nonetheless. The Selective Opportunity Foundation fund (SLCTX) returned 14.39 percent to investors in the first quarter, the highest among funds tracked by Morningstar. It is made up of 10 stocks, eight of which ar...