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Barcelona attack: Suspected van driver shot dead by police

August 21, 2017 11:40 am0 comments
Barcelona attack: Suspected van driver shot dead by police

Spanish police have shot dead the main suspect in last Thursday’s Barcelona attack, Younes Abouyaaqoub. Police believe he was the driver of a van which careered down the Las Ramblas avenue, killing 13 and injuring more than 100 others. He was killed some 25 miles (40km) west of Barcelona near […]

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Barcelona attack: New manhunt for suspected driver

August 19, 2017 12:53 am0 comments
Barcelona attack: New manhunt for suspected driver

The driver in Thursday’s van attack that killed 13 people in a tourist area of Barcelona may still be alive and on the run, Spanish police say. They are hunting for Moroccan-born Younes Abouyaaqoub, now named by Spanish media as the suspected driver. A man previously reported as the key […]

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AMD Releases Cryptocurrency Mining Driver, May Raise Vega Prices

August 18, 2017 1:08 pm0 comments
AMD Releases Cryptocurrency Mining Driver, May Raise Vega Prices

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. On the heels of its Vega launch last week, AMD has released a new driver for its GPUs that focuses on cryptocurrency mining. The new driver is supposed to make Vega faster when mining, though […]

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AMD Launches Massive Radeon Driver Update 17.7.2

July 27, 2017 12:11 pm0 comments
AMD Launches Massive Radeon Driver Update 17.7.2

AMD released the latest version of its Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition (whew) last night, with a significant performance and feature boost for Team Red GPU owners. It’s part of a significant transformation in how AMD handles its drivers that kicked off in earnest back in November 2015, with the […]

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Times Square car crash driver Richard Rojas 'heard voices'

May 18, 2017 11:00 pm0 comments
Times Square car crash driver Richard Rojas 'heard voices'

Media playback is unsupported on your device A man who drove a car along three blocks of pavement in New York’s Times Square, killing a teenager and injuring 22 people, said he had “heard voices”, according to law enforcement sources. Richard Rojas, 26, a US navy veteran who was arrested […]

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AMD Updates Ryzen’s Windows Power Plan, Boosts Performance With New Chipset Driver

April 27, 2017 10:07 am0 comments
AMD Updates Ryzen’s Windows Power Plan, Boosts Performance With New Chipset Driver

When AMD launched Ryzen 7 and Ryzen 5 earlier this year, it recommended that reviewers test with Windows 10’s power plan set to “High Performance,” as opposed to the “Balanced” configuration we typically prefer for testing and that Windows uses by default. Now, the company has released a new chipset […]

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Fernando Alonso: McLaren driver to miss Monaco Grand Prix for Indianapolis 500

April 12, 2017 5:25 am0 comments
Fernando Alonso: McLaren driver to miss Monaco Grand Prix for Indianapolis 500

McLaren driver Fernando Alonso will miss the Monaco Grand Prix in May so he can race in the Indianapolis 500. The double world champion has the full approval and support of McLaren and engine partner Honda, who are having a difficult season in Formula 1. Alonso, 35, will race for […]

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Minicab driver cleared over ballet star Jonathan Ollivier's death

April 11, 2017 5:41 pm0 comments
Minicab driver cleared over ballet star Jonathan Ollivier's death

A minicab driver has been cleared of causing the death of ballet star Jonathan Ollivier by careless driving. Ollivier, 38, suffered fatal head injuries after his motorbike was involved in a crash with a car in Clerkenwell, central London, on his way to a performance in August 2015. The cab […]

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Jeremy Vine 'road rage' driver found guilty

February 1, 2017 3:31 am0 comments
Jeremy Vine 'road rage' driver found guilty

A driver filmed screaming obscenities at BBC presenter Jeremy Vine as he cycled on a narrow road has been found guilty of road rage offences. Shanique Syrena Pearson, 22, made a gun sign and threatened Mr Vine during the row in Kensington, west London. She was convicted of using threatening, […]

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Croydon line tram driver suspended over Sun footage

November 19, 2016 4:19 pm0 comments
Croydon line tram driver suspended over Sun footage

A tram driver has been suspended after footage in The Sun appeared to show him struggling to stay awake, transport company FirstGroup has said. A video emerged of the driver at the controls on the same line on which a crash killed seven people in Croydon, south London, on 9 […]

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