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Bus crash kills one person and injures 45

Bus crash kills one person and injures 45

Pictures from the crash scene posted to a Tongan discussion forum on Facebook showed people gathered by the side of the road, as well as scenes from inside a hospital. Police are asking motorists to use the alternate Frasertown-Tiniroto Rd route. The bus, which was carrying students and teachers from Mailefihi Siulikutapu College on Vavau Island, Tonga, crashed around 10.30pm on Christmas Eve on State Highway 2, about 30km from Gisborne, according to the St John ambulance service.


Starbucks Thanking Customers With 10 Days Of Free Drinks

Starbucks Thanking Customers With 10 Days Of Free Drinks

Nothing says "happy holidays" like free caffeination. There is a limit of one drink per customer. No matter your espresso style, Starbucks can make it happen, from rich, chocolatey Mochas to creamy Flat Whites and oh so seasonal Chestnut Praline Lattes.


Fitbit Charge 2 update brings new features and goodies

Fitbit Charge 2 update brings new features and goodies

Once you've updated your Charge 2's software, you will be able to enjoy its new features, one of which is the ability to pause the tracker while you're in any of your multi-sport exercise mode. You can activate DnD mode by holding down the side button when the device shows its main clock face. You can also now have easily turn on the Do Not Disturb Option through the wearable's side button so you won't receive notifications temporarily.


Florida Leads Nation In Obamacare Enrollment

Florida Leads Nation In Obamacare Enrollment

Despite these drawbacks, supporters say the Affordable Care Act has been a net-plus, both for individual customers who can no longer be denied access to health insurance and for the federal government which has steadily reduced its forecast of long-term health-care costs.


Shafiq backs Pakistan to shine in MCG Test

Shafiq backs Pakistan to shine in MCG Test

It would also give Maddinson a chance to prove his credentials against the red ball, for so far he has played only pink-ball Test cricket, against South Africa in Adelaide and then against Pakistan in Brisbane. Amir was also hit on the thigh by a Mitchell Starc full toss. "You'd have to ask the other quicks if they're any different, but I think the Boxing Day test just gets everyone up and ready to go".



GM's China partnership fined $29 million

On Friday, China Central Television reported that Shanghai's pricing regulator will be fining GM's venture with Chinese automaker SAIC Motor Corp Ltd. This is not the first fine issued to a foreign automaker in China over the alleged manipulative pricing behavior. GM and its joint ventures annually earn about $2 billion in income from operations in China.