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Massive fire at Kilwinning battery recycling plant as explosions heard for miles [Video]

Massive fire at Kilwinning battery recycling plant as explosions heard for miles

TERRIFIED residents were evacuated from their homes as fire crews battled a massive blaze at a battery recycling plant in Ayrshire through the night.

Hundreds of people living beside the Fenix Battery Recycling plant in Kilwinning had to flee their homes as the inferno ripped through the factory at around 10.05pm.

– Contents of video: –
00:00 – Explosions at recycling plant fire
02:14 – Batteries on road ejected from fire
02:53 – Daylight aftermath
03:37 – Police block access to recycling plant

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Police Pull Over Driverless Waymo Car [Video]

In a surprising and humorous incident, a Phoenix police officer pulled over a driverless Waymo car for driving on the wrong side of the road. The scene took an unexpected turn when the nonexistent driver rolled down the windows to communicate with the officer. This amusing encounter highlights the evolving challenges and interactions between autonomous vehicles and law enforcement.Waymo, the autonomous vehicle subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., later released a statement explaining the situation. The company attributed the mishap to "inconsistent construction signage" that confused the vehicle's navigation system. According to Waymo, the car was blocked from navigating back into the correct lane for about 30 seconds, which led to the police stop.Waymo's spokesperson detailed that "in an effort to clear the intersection, the Waymo vehicle proceeded forward a short distance and pulled into the next available parking lot." This action was part of the vehicle's programmed response to ensure it reached a safe location before stopping.Autonomous vehicles like Waymo's rely on complex algorithms and sensors to interpret their surroundings and make driving decisions. However, unexpected road conditions and temporary signage changes can still pose significant challenges. This incident underscores the importance of continued development and testing to enhance the reliability and safety of self-driving technology.The encounter not only provided a moment of levity but also sparked discussions about the future of autonomous vehicles and their integration into everyday traffic situations. As technology advances, similar incidents may become more common, prompting adaptations in both vehicle programming and law enforcement protocols.#DriverlessCar#Waymo#AutonomousVehicle#PoliceEncounter#FutureOfDriving#SelfDrivingCar#TechFail#Innovation#SmartVehicles#FunnyMoments

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Pediatrian accused of sexually assaulting patients faces judge [Video]

Retired Massachusetts pediatrician Dr. Richard Kauff is due to appear in court on Friday for the first time after being indicted on charges that he sexually assaulted 15 patients. Kauff, 68, of Norwell, was indicted in June on nine counts of rape of a child with force and eight counts of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14. The Plymouth County District Attorney's office said the alleged assaults occurred during his work as a pediatrician at South Shore Medical Center.He is scheduled to be arraigned in Plymouth Superior Court on Friday morning. Kauff remains free on $50,000 cash bail and was ordered to stay away and have no contact with the victims or South Shore Medical Center facilities in Norwell and Kingston.According to prosecutors, since 1983, Kauff worked as a pediatrician and was most recently associated with South Shore Medical Center in Norwell. Kauff saw patients in both the Kingston and Norwell offices connected to South Shore Medical Center until his retirement in 2022.The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office said their investigation into Kauff began on Oct. 4, 2023, when an anonymous person posted to a local Facebook group that they believed they were sexually assaulted during an annual checkup. Investigators said others replied to the Facebook post and urged the victim to report the incident to Norwell police.The following day, another victim reported to Norwell police a similar incident, according to the DA's office. Both victims alleged the perpetrator was Kauff. After police sought charges against Kauff in Hingham District Court, over three dozen individuals came forward to report similar experiences with Kauff. "A grand jury investigation was conducted to identify additional alleged victims and the viability of prosecution on charges based on the analysis of statute of limitations and other legal issues," the Plymouth County District Attorney's Office said. "After several months of investigation, the grand jury has returned seventeen indictments for fifteen different victims spanning 23 years."Kauff has since given up his medical license.

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Tesla Cybertruck now the best selling electric pickup truck in America [Video]

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Xiaomi SUV Sparks Frenzy Among Netizens in China [Video]

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