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Activist who claims undercover policeman tricked her into relationship loses High Court challenge

Activist who claims undercover policeman tricked her into relationship loses High Court challenge

A Green activist, known only as Monica, has lost an appeal against the decision to not prosecute a former undercover Metropolitan Police officer who had a relationship with her in the 1990s.

A relaxed General Custer sits next to a Confederate prisoner

A relaxed General Custer sits next to a Confederate prisoner

A fascinating collection of images from the American Civil war representing both armies have been brought to life via colorization giving further insight into the most studied episode of U.S. history.

Garlic lovers come join forces on Twitter to praise the herb

Garlic lovers come join forces on Twitter to praise the herb

Twitter user Nicole Tersigni shared a photo of 21 garlic cloves that she was preparing to put in a dish that she made on Wednesday. After posting a photo of the clover to Twitter, her post went viral.

How to know when holiday drinking is hurting your brain

How to know when holiday drinking is hurting your brain

Alcohol can be a quick and easy way to get into the spirit of celebration. There are those, however, who drink right past the buzz into intoxication and, often, into trouble. Professor Jamie Smolen explains.

Trump did his payoff deal directly with National Enquirer boss and KNEW it was wrong says Cohen

Trump did his payoff deal directly with National Enquirer boss and KNEW it was wrong says Cohen

Cohen, 52, was sentenced to three years in jail but does not have to report to prison until March 6. He sat down for an interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos airs which this morning on GMA.

Topless man is rescued from the ventilation shaft of a block of flats after taking drugs

Topless man is rescued from the ventilation shaft of a block of flats after taking drugs

Aleksandr Zinchenko, 33, was filmed as he was pulled free by rescuers in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, after reportedly taking narcotics.

Topless man is rescued from the ventilation shaft of a block of flats after taking drugs

Topless man is rescued from the ventilation shaft of a block of flats after taking drugs

Aleksandr Zinchenko, 33, was filmed as he was pulled free by rescuers in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, after reportedly taking narcotics.

Harry and Meghan delight fans by choosing unseen wedding photo for this year's Christmas card

Harry and Meghan delight fans by choosing unseen wedding photo for this year's Christmas card

Prince Harry and the Duchess of Sussex delighted royal fans by choosing an unseen photo from their Windsor wedding for their Christmas card this year.

Flash mob of volunteer singers and rail staff delight commuters at London Bridge station

Flash mob of volunteer singers and rail staff delight commuters at London Bridge station

This is the heartwarming moment a flash mob of rail staff and volunteer singers burst into a choral version of Lean On Me by Bill Withers at London Bridge Station.

Saudi 'soldier' said 'I know how to cut' in audio recording of Khashoggi's murder, says Erdogan

Saudi 'soldier' said 'I know how to cut' in audio recording of Khashoggi's murder, says Erdogan

One of the killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was heard saying 'I know how to cut' on an audio tape of the killing, President Tayyip Erdogan said today.

Brexit: May admits she had clash with Juncker Brussels summit

Brexit: May admits she had clash with Juncker Brussels summit

The PM - wielding her handbag - was seen locked in a tense standoff with the EU commission chief as the second day of the summit gets under way in Brussels.

'You called me nebulous!' The moment PM confronted Juncker in Brussels

'You called me nebulous!' The moment PM confronted Juncker in Brussels

In a public clash at the EU summit, Theresa May seemed to be taking the Eurocrat to task for his comments, saying: 'You called me nebulous. Yes you did!'

Bizarre moment Jean-Claude Juncker is seen ruffling a woman's hair

Bizarre moment Jean-Claude Juncker is seen ruffling a woman's hair

Bizarre footage captured The EU commission president walking up to Pernilla Sjölin - the EU's deputy head of protocol - and erratically running his hands through her hair before kissing her cheek.

Seven-year-old's reaction when his prankster father creeps up behind him while he's running a bath

Seven-year-old's reaction when his prankster father creeps up behind him while he's running a bath

In the video the little boy, from Warrington, can be seen happily minding his business while he stands in the bathroom as his father films the moment he creeps up behind him.

Lorry driver, 44, who killed pregnant teacher as she cycled to work spared jail 

Lorry driver, 44, who killed pregnant teacher as she cycled to work spared jail 

Tipper truck driver Jason Edmunds, 44, from Basildon, spared jail for 'apparent mental fragility'. Teacher Charlotte Landi, 36, died of 'catastrophic injuries' after he ran her over on Chelsea Bridge.

Makeup blogger removes prosthetic nose in bizarre video

Makeup blogger removes prosthetic nose in bizarre video

Malaysia-based MUA and vlogger Aqirazlah filmed herself taking off her makeup and she started off by removing the prosthetic nose, before taking out contacts and jaw tape.

Uber driver 'who tried to attack police' tells court he became angry after watching Russia Today

Uber driver 'who tried to attack police' tells court he became angry after watching Russia Today

Mohiussunnath Chowdhury, 27, from Luton, said he was watching news produced by the controversial channel on the day he decided to 'confront' police outside the royal palace.

New mother who had six miscarriages finally gave birth after orangutan kissed her baby bump

New mother who had six miscarriages finally gave birth after orangutan kissed her baby bump

Nina Marston visited Colchester Zoo in Essex while pregnant for the seventh time, having failed for four years to carry to a full term, and she was kissed on her bump by resident ape Rajang.

Queen Letizia and King Felipe of Spain release their Christmas card

Queen Letizia and King Felipe of Spain release their Christmas card

King Felipe of Spain, 50, and Queen Letizia, 46, are pictured with their two young daughters Princess Leonor, 13, and Princess Sofia, 11, on a visit to Asturias in Spain in September.

Teenager, 16, is convicted of rape and murder of Viktorija Sokolova

Teenager, 16, is convicted of rape and murder of Viktorija Sokolova

The 16-year-old-boy convicted of raping Viktorija Sokolova, 14, and killing her with a hammer at a park in Wolverhampton was known to mental health services before his crime.

British sailor embraces mother as she returns to Chilean shore days after rescue from capsized yacht

British sailor embraces mother as she returns to Chilean shore days after rescue from capsized yacht

Yachtswoman Susie Goodall was taken to Chile after getting stranded in the southern Pacific Ocean. She was met on dry land by her mother after her two-day ordeal at sea.

Thug who attacked police officer with kung fu kick admits assault

Thug who attacked police officer with kung fu kick admits assault

Kursan Euell, 20, has admitted a kung fu kick attack on a police woman in Wimbledon that almost led to her being hit by a bus in an incident caught on camera that shocked the nation.

Prince Louis steals show in Kate and William's greetings card

Prince Louis steals show in Kate and William's greetings card

With smiles all round, the Duchess of Cambridge cradles baby Louis - who is now almost eight months old - as she rests against a tree trunk in woodland at their Anmer Hall home in Norfolk.

Judge rules parents whose child was placed for adoption are NOT victims of a miscarriage of justice 

Judge rules parents whose child was placed for adoption are NOT victims of a miscarriage of justice 

Karrissa Cox and Richard Carter's child was adopted in 2015. Judge Sir James Munby reviewed evidence at a private hearing in London and concluded their child was a victim of 'serious' abuse.

Brussels' post-Brexit plan to charge British holidaymakers to visit the EU sparks anger

Brussels' post-Brexit plan to charge British holidaymakers to visit the EU sparks anger

Brussels has confirmed the charges will be levied on UK citizens as Theresa May fought for more concessions on her deal at a summit.

Isha Ambani daughter of India's richest man's wedding continues with another reception

Isha Ambani daughter of India's richest man's wedding continues with another reception

Bride Isha Ambani, 27, and billionaire property mogul husband Anand Piramal, 33, continued to celebrate their marriage with a lavish reception in Mumbai on Friday night.

'It's two lives ruined': banker told police he was 'shocked' escort had been killed

'It's two lives ruined': banker told police he was 'shocked' escort had been killed

Police interview video shows banker mumbling and failing to explain Christine Abbots' injuries. Zahid Naseem, 47, allegedly murdered Christina Abbotts during night together.

Teenager has a stroke after tearing an artery in his neck on a water slide

Teenager has a stroke after tearing an artery in his neck on a water slide

The unnamed 16-year-old presented to Rashid Hospital in Dubai after being unable to walk or stand for the past 16 hours. A CT scan revealed he had a stroke in the cerebellum in his brain.

Woman, 94, had acupuncture needles buried along her spine for 30 YEARS 

Woman, 94, had acupuncture needles buried along her spine for 30 YEARS 

The unnamed woman, believed to be from Toronto, visited a traditional Korean Hari acupuncture clinic in the Canadian city just once. Hari involves leaving needles beneath the skin.

What are MOO doing down there? Cow has to be rescued after falling down a manhole

What are MOO doing down there? Cow has to be rescued after falling down a manhole

Firefighters were called in to rescue a cow stuck in a hole in Adana, Turkey. The cow was found by a dog who continued to bark by the entrance to the pit until people came to help retrieve the farm animal.

How is a baby's sex determined? It's not just down to their chromosomes!

How is a baby's sex determined? It's not just down to their chromosomes!

An embryo with two X chromosomes will become a girl, while an embryo with an X-Y combination results in a boy but Australian researchers found this dynamic has an added complication.

Revellers hit Britain's streets for biggest Christmas party night

Revellers hit Britain's streets for biggest Christmas party night

Party-goers were spotted enjoying themselves all the way from Newcastle down to Bristol and across to Cardiff, with many happy to pose for pictures as they painted the town red and green.

‘Rich kid of Instagram’ heiress, 26, admits smuggling endangered python-skin goods

‘Rich kid of Instagram’ heiress, 26, admits smuggling endangered python-skin goods

Multimillionaire heiress Stephanie Scolaro, 26, ordered the snake-skin baseball caps and a travel bag from Indonesia, some of which she then sold in the UK to her network of uber-wealthy customers.

Harry Potter fans can dine in Hogwarts Great Hall on Valentine's Day

Harry Potter fans can dine in Hogwarts Great Hall on Valentine's Day

Warner Bros. Studio in Hertfordshire has announced it's inviting couples for an exclusive Valentine's Day dinner in February with tables set in the iconic school's Great Hall.

Iceland Christmas dinner for 6 costing just £22 divides shoppers

Iceland Christmas dinner for 6 costing just £22 divides shoppers

The bargain meal was shared on the Extreme Couponing and Bargains UK group on Facebook and while many were impressed, some took issue with eating frozen food on Christmas Day.

Vet dresses up as a giant MOUSE to calm nervous dog

Vet dresses up as a giant MOUSE to calm nervous dog

Owner Sonya Schiff had brought her mouse suit for her dog to sleep on. Vet Mike, of Davies Veterinary Specialists in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, jumped into the costume to help him relax for an operation.

Mice spotted in Benugo Cafe at Museum of London

Mice spotted in Benugo Cafe at Museum of London

Iara Ramos, 20, who was helping out at a Christmas party in the building, filmed one mouse next to signs for ham and cheese baguettes, and cheddar cheese, at the museum in London Wall, east London.

England’s World Cup heroes torn apart by Brexit: Peter Shilton challenges Gary Lineker to a debate

England’s World Cup heroes torn apart by Brexit: Peter Shilton challenges Gary Lineker to a debate

Match of the Day host Gary Lineker (pictured in 1986) sparked the row with his footballing 'hero' Peter Shilton after the retired goalkeeper praised 'calm and calculated' Jacob Rees-Mogg.

Kate and William’s family Christmas card sets social media ablaze

Kate and William’s family Christmas card sets social media ablaze

Hundreds of social media users shared posts about the photo, which shows William and Kate with their children in the grounds of their home at Anmer Hall, Norfolk.

Drone footage gives a Santa's eye view of the festive street where EVERY house is lit up

Drone footage gives a Santa's eye view of the festive street where EVERY house is lit up

This is the festive moment residents of Mill Crescent in Westerleigh, South Gloucestershire, lit up their street with Christmas decorations in aid of a charity.

Civil servant vows to stand by fiance who raped pregnant woman and is jailed for nine years

Civil servant vows to stand by fiance who raped pregnant woman and is jailed for nine years

Gavin Carey, 28, was jailed today for nine years for raping a pregnant woman. His fiancee Lisa Finn, 41, told the court she was standing by him. The pair celebrated their engagement on Sunday

The stunning new entries in this year's biggest superyachts ranking revealed

The stunning new entries in this year's biggest superyachts ranking revealed

The list has been produced by London-based Boat International magazine and includes 'some of the most innovative yachts yet'.

Paramedic dismissed patient who had suffered a stroke by saying 'she only had a migraine'

Paramedic dismissed patient who had suffered a stroke by saying 'she only had a migraine'

Kristian Williams, who did not attend the tribunal in Lambeth, London, was stuck off as a paramedic after he told a patient she only had a migraine - when she had actually suffered a stroke.

Disgraced ex-Manchester City player Courtney Meppen-Walter facing jail again

Disgraced ex-Manchester City player Courtney Meppen-Walter facing jail again

Courtney Meppen-Walter, 24, was found to be more than twice the legal alcohol limit when arrested on Monday following a 3am altercation with a police officer in Manchester city centre.

Organic food could be WORSE for the environment, study suggests

Organic food could be WORSE for the environment, study suggests

Scientists from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden claim that even organic dairy products are – from a climate point of view – worse than their conventionally produced equivalents (stock image).

Dominic Chappell blasts Sir Philip Green, says he wishes he'd never bought BHS

Dominic Chappell blasts Sir Philip Green, says he wishes he'd never bought BHS

Dominic Chappell has blasted former BHS owner Sir Philip Green and said he wished he’d never bought the high street chain from him after he was fined almost £125,000 in court today.

Millions more homes in the UK will get 'slop buckets' to store their kitchen waste

Millions more homes in the UK will get 'slop buckets' to store their kitchen waste

Millions of Britons will soon collect food waste separately in a food caddy, sparking fears of an end to weekly bin collections, as councils across the country are instructed to introduce the measure.

Brazen beggar is found with wallet full of CASH and food vouchers

Brazen beggar is found with wallet full of CASH and food vouchers

The man was regularly seen begging around Totnes in Devon and was given cash by locals and tickets for a free meals, leaving the police 'disappointed' he would try to exploit charity.

Fitness instructors should stop saying phrases like 'thunder thighs' as it doesn't benefit women

Fitness instructors should stop saying phrases like 'thunder thighs' as it doesn't benefit women

Women who hear such comments feel 'disgusted' with themselves after a class, according to a team of researchers at Northwestern University in Chicago.

Jamelia's stepbrother convicted of Birmingham gun murder

Jamelia's stepbrother convicted of Birmingham gun murder

Tafarwa Beckford, 36, the stepbrother of singer Jamelia, was convicted by a jury at Birmingham Crown Court of the October 2015 shooting of Derek Junior Myers, 25.

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