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Actress Laila Rouas caught up in terror attack

Actress Laila Rouas caught up in terror attack

Holby City actress Laila Rouass is ‘hiding in a restaurant freezer' after being caught up in the horrific terrorist attack in Barcelona.

Saoirse Ronan smoulders in image from Mary, Queen of Scots

Saoirse Ronan smoulders in image from Mary, Queen of Scots

Focus Features and Universal have released a first look image of Saoirse Ronan in full regalia, in a sneak peek of her as the infamous monarch Mary, Queen of Scots.

Chrissy Teigen CRIED to John Legend about her body

Chrissy Teigen CRIED to John Legend about her body

Chrissy, 30, said she's been upset that she'd never have the body she wanted. She added that she is 'jealous' of those bodies but is trying to be happier with what she has.

Neuroscientist who studied Einstein's brain dies at 90

Neuroscientist who studied Einstein's brain dies at 90

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Marian Cleeves Diamond, a neuroscientist who studied Albert Einstein's brain and was one of the first to show that the brain can...

Sisters Lynne and Moorer finally working together

Sisters Lynne and Moorer finally working together

NEW YORK (AP) - Shelby Lynne has a brief explanation for why it took more than two decades of successful solo careers to make a disc with her sister Allison...

Barcelona crash: Van ploughs into people in Las Ramblas

Barcelona crash: Van ploughs into people in Las Ramblas

Several people have been hurt after a truck in Barcelona ploughed into pedestrians.

Katie Holmes recalls riding 'amazing' 60ft waterslide

Katie Holmes recalls riding 'amazing' 60ft waterslide

The 38-year-old actress was still 'sore' and 'bruised'

Namibian vs Nebraskan: Fight of unbeaten 140-pounders

Namibian vs Nebraskan: Fight of unbeaten 140-pounders

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Terence Crawford had never heard of Julius Indongo until nine months ago. Neither had the rest of the boxing world outside the small...

CIA warned police Las Ramblas was a likely terror target

CIA warned police Las Ramblas was a likely terror target

The Central Intelligence Agency warned Spanish police that the famous Las Ramblas strip in central Barcelona (pictured) was a likely terror attack target two months ago.

Wisconsin debates billions in incentives for Foxconn plant

Wisconsin debates billions in incentives for Foxconn plant

By Suzannah GonzalesAug 17 (Reuters) - The Wisconsin State Assembly on Thursday opened debate on a $3 billion incentive package for a proposed ...

Van ploughs through crowd in Barcelona, killing 13

Van ploughs through crowd in Barcelona, killing 13

By Pilar Suarez and Jordi RubioBARCELONA, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A van ploughed into crowds in the Spanish city of Barcelona on Thursday and a regional ...

Elsa Hosk bares all in saucy naked bedroom snap

Elsa Hosk bares all in saucy naked bedroom snap

She's been shooting a new cowgirl-themed campaign with her fellow Victoria's Secret ladies in Colorado this week.

Everton vs Hajduk Split LIVE: Follow all the action

Everton vs Hajduk Split LIVE: Follow all the action

Everton, who are expected to unveil new boy Gylfi Sigurdsson to the fans at half-time, take on the Croatian side in the Europa League play-off round. Join ELLIOTT BRETLAND for the action.

Anthony Joshua targeting Cardiff for next bout

Anthony Joshua targeting Cardiff for next bout

Las Vegas´ T-Mobile Arena is also an option for his next fight.

Videos show carnage of Barcelona terror attack

Videos show carnage of Barcelona terror attack

Horrific videos show the moments when the streets of Barcelona's popular tourist area erupted in carnage when a van ploughed into pedestrians as police search for the terror attacker.

ISIS supporters celebrate Barcelona van atrocity

ISIS supporters celebrate Barcelona van atrocity

One Islamic State supporter was writing on the encrypted messaging service Telegram when he praised God for the terrorist attack in Spain and wrote: 'They can die in their rage.'

Mass burials begin for 300 Sierra Leone flood victims

Mass burials begin for 300 Sierra Leone flood victims

Sierra Leone buried at least 300 victims of devastating floods on Thursday, as fears grew of more mudslides and accusations of government "inaction" over...

Theresa May condemns 'terrible attack' in Barcelona 

Theresa May condemns 'terrible attack' in Barcelona 

Prime Minister Theresa May said her thoughts are with the victims as US president Donald condemned the attack that has left at least 13 dead.

Silicon Valley wages war on neo-Nazis

Silicon Valley wages war on neo-Nazis

Despite years of net and political neutrality, tech giants like Google, Apple and Facebook have announced they want to make it harder for the alt-right to spread its rhetoric using their services.

England vs West Indies first test day one LIVE

England vs West Indies first test day one LIVE

England have made a positive start to the landmark first day-night Test match in this country as they take on the West Indies at Edgbaston. Join ADAM SHERGOLD for all the action.

Democrats plan events to boost support after Charlottesville

Democrats plan events to boost support after Charlottesville

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Democratic National Committee plans more than 160 events across the United States this weekend, aiming to seize on the outrage...

Better than expected, barely good enough: Profits and stocks

Better than expected, barely good enough: Profits and stocks

NEW YORK (AP) - Here's how much hope and expectation has been built into the stock market: Big companies are healthy and making fatter profits than Wall...

Families await remains of 37 dead in Venezuela prison clash

Families await remains of 37 dead in Venezuela prison clash

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Officials in Venezuela are pointing fingers at each other over who bears responsibility for clashes between inmates and security...

Republican gov: Confederate memorials are like 9/11

Republican gov: Confederate memorials are like 9/11

Taking down statues of Confederate figures is 'just like' removing a monument to 9/11 victims Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday. He said left and right in Charlottesville were 'equally as bad'.

A-Levels: near 45k last-minute uni courses still available

A-Levels: near 45k last-minute uni courses still available

Some 416,310 people have taken up places in Britain so far, down 2 per cent compared with the same point last year after an overall drop in applications to start degree courses.

Corbyn denies 'problem' with Pakistani men grooming girls

Corbyn denies 'problem' with Pakistani men grooming girls

The Labour leader was accused of ignoring reality and blocking 'open, honest debate' as he insisted 'much crime is committed by white people'.

Emily Ratajkowski poses for an Instagram photo shoot

Emily Ratajkowski poses for an Instagram photo shoot

She adores sharing pictures of herself in hopes to advance her brand. And on Monday, Emily Ratajkowski took to Instagram for a mini photo shoot.

Child abuse victim meets abusive uncle and punches him

Child abuse victim meets abusive uncle and punches him

Tracey Davison, 50, shouted 'this is for all the abuse' as she hit Douglas Richardson (pictured together in the 1980s) in an Asda in Cramlington, Northumberland.

Lottie Moss 'goes house-hunting' with Frankie Gaff

Lottie Moss 'goes house-hunting' with Frankie Gaff

The model sister of catwalk veteran Kate Moss appeared to be house hunting with reality TV star Frankie, 22, during an appearance in west London.

White thought Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather was 'crazy'

White thought Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather was 'crazy'

The Irish UFC star and the unbeaten boxer will collide in a money-spinning showdown in Las Vegas on August 26. But the UFC chief admits he once saw the fight as only a fantasy in McGregor's mind.

Britons in Barcelona warned to 'stay inside' after terror

Britons in Barcelona warned to 'stay inside' after terror

EXCLUSIVE: Thomas Riley, 22, from London, had just left a metro station near Las Ramblas when he heard 'shouting' and 'crying'. The Foreign Office has told Britons visiting Barcelona to 'stay inside'.

Sporting world reaches out to Barcelona after terror attack

Sporting world reaches out to Barcelona after terror attack

Real Madrid and other European clubs have offered their condolences.

Taylor Swift donates to sexual assault charity

Taylor Swift donates to sexual assault charity

Pop superstar Taylor Swift has donated to a US charity that supports victims of sexual assault after winning a groping lawsuit against a former radio DJ, the...

Muslim Yassmin Abdel-Magied blows Pauline Hanson kiss

Muslim Yassmin Abdel-Magied blows Pauline Hanson kiss

Controversial Muslim youth activist Yassmin Abdel-Magied has blown a kiss to welcome Pauline Hanson into the Islamic community after she wore a burqa into parliament.

Jane Fonda is selling Beverly Hills home for $13million 

Jane Fonda is selling Beverly Hills home for $13million 

The California Hall of Fame actress and husband Richard Perry lived in the home for five years. It's located in Trousdale Estates, where Elvis Presley and Jennifer Aniston have lived.

Katy Perry has delayed her WITNESS: The Tour

Katy Perry has delayed her WITNESS: The Tour

The tour, which was due to kick off in Columbus, Ohio on September 7, will now begin in Montreal on September 19, but Katy has assured her fans it will be worth the wait

Teen sexually assaulted on United Airlines plane by doctor

Teen sexually assaulted on United Airlines plane by doctor

An unnamed 16-year-old was flying from Seattle to New Jersey when she was allegedly groped by Vijakumar Krishnappa, 28, on July 23rd on an United Airlines plane. Her family is suing the airline.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel hold hands in NYC

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel hold hands in NYC

The couple looked more in love than ever as they headed to brunch at Bubby's in New York City on Sunday.

Trump decries monument removals, 'history ripped apart'

Trump decries monument removals, 'history ripped apart'

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump bitingly decried the rising movement to pull down monuments to Confederate icons Thursday, declaring the nation is...

Sofia Richie's rebellious middle finger t-shirt

Sofia Richie's rebellious middle finger t-shirt

The 18-year-old daughter of Lionel Richie rocked a T-shirt which featured a bird salute, while holding a cigarette. The shirt read: I Don't Wanna Be Like You. In 2016 she spoke about racism.

Jennifer Connelly displays her age-defying figure

Jennifer Connelly displays her age-defying figure

The 46-year-old age-defying actress was clearly in the mood to unwind as she showed off her toned torso and ample cleavage in the bright, eye-catching bikini as she topped up her tan.

Joe Root and Alastair Cook give England control at Edgbaston after early wobble

Joe Root and Alastair Cook give England control at Edgbaston after early wobble

Root reaches his 13th century in historic day-night test at Edgbaston.

Mississippi holds on to state flag with Confederate symbol

Mississippi holds on to state flag with Confederate symbol

Mississippi is clinging onto its state flag with a Confederate symbol as racial tensions rise after Charlottesville. Senators are calling for the flag to be retired, but there's no consensus in the House.

Rihanna's latest novelty sock line will shock you

Rihanna's latest novelty sock line will shock you

Rihanna just released her latest collection with sock brand Stance. The line consists of styles the depict some of the singer's most talked about fashion moments.

Anna Faris' son Jack turns five after Chris Pratt split

Anna Faris' son Jack turns five after Chris Pratt split

Anna Faris and Chris Pratt's son Jack turned aged five on Thursday. His birthday celebration is not doubt a nice highlight during a tough month for the Mom actress and the Jurassic World action star.

The Latest: Pope offers prayers for Barcelona victims

The Latest: Pope offers prayers for Barcelona victims

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - The Latest on the van that ran into a crowd in Barcelona's Las Ramblas district (all times local):8:55 p.m.Pope Francis is praying...

Barcelona attack: ‘Moroccan’ man who rented van identified

Barcelona attack: ‘Moroccan’ man who rented van identified

One of the vans used in today's deadly attack in Barcelona was rented by a man named Driss Oukabir, Spanish police say.

Getaway driver guilty of robbery in death of Chinese student

Getaway driver guilty of robbery in death of Chinese student

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - A getaway driver has been convicted of robbery but acquitted of murder in the drug-deal killing of a Syracuse University student from...

Confederate monuments to stay at Gettysburg battlefield

Confederate monuments to stay at Gettysburg battlefield

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Officials with the National Park Service said the Confederate monuments at Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania will not...

Virginia governor opts out of continental shelf program

Virginia governor opts out of continental shelf program

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's governor says he doesn't want his state included in a new review of an oil and gas leasing program on the outer continental...

Coco Rocha is sophisticated chic in dark gown in NYC

Coco Rocha is sophisticated chic in dark gown in NYC

She's sought by the most discerning of fashion designers. And Coco Rocha showed why she is in demand as she stepped out wearing a stylish ensemble in Greenwich Village on Wednesday.

Ex-NY governor hopeful who insulted Obamas kicked off board

Ex-NY governor hopeful who insulted Obamas kicked off board

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - One-time Republican candidate for New York governor Carl Paladino, whose published insults of former President Barack Obama provoked a...

Tampa teams dedicate funds for Confederate monument removal

Tampa teams dedicate funds for Confederate monument removal

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The three major professional sports teams based in the Tampa Bay area say they have "dedicated funds" to help remove a Confederate...

NY courts spokesman fired after saying he 'barely' worked

NY courts spokesman fired after saying he 'barely' worked

NEW YORK (AP) - The New York state court system's longtime communications chief has been fired after inadvertently telling a reporter that he "barely" went...

Oil rises more than 1 pct on bets U.S. inventories falling

Oil rises more than 1 pct on bets U.S. inventories falling

By Jessica Resnick-AultNEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Thursday as renewed attention was put on U.S. oil stockpile declines after an...

Goldie Hawn shows off her ageless form in fitness gear

Goldie Hawn shows off her ageless form in fitness gear

The 71-year-old actress flaunted her fantastic figure in tight fitness gear while running errands in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles on Wednesday afternoon

Paris Hilton 'sorry' for defending Trump's comments

Paris Hilton 'sorry' for defending Trump's comments

In a statement on Thursday, the socialite, 36, insisted her comments were taken out of context, and promised to 'provide a louder voice for those who may desperately need it' going forward.

JLS star JB Gill scoops Songs Of Praise presenting role

JLS star JB Gill scoops Songs Of Praise presenting role

The 30-year-old pop star, who turned to farming when the group disbanded in 2013, revealed he is 'incredibly excited' to scoop his role on the BBC

Harry Kane, Lucy Bronze and Jodie Taylor in the running for FIFA awards

Harry Kane, Lucy Bronze and Jodie Taylor in the running for FIFA awards

FIFA´s annual awards will be held on October 23, recognising top performers from the 2016-17 season.

Ryan Lochte celebrates birthday with Kayla Rae Reid 

Ryan Lochte celebrates birthday with Kayla Rae Reid 

The 33-year-old Olympic swimmer had a huge smile on his face as he stepped outside of BOA Restaurant with a 'Happy Birthday balloon' in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.

Pink takes a 'mom break' to pump breast milk

Pink takes a 'mom break' to pump breast milk

The singer, 37, shared a candid snap on Instagram as she took a 'mom break' to pump breast milk in her dressing room during a grueling day of promotional work in London.

US college teams near Barcelona van attack

US college teams near Barcelona van attack

Men's basketball teams from Oregon State, Clemson and Arizona were staying at a hotel in Barcelona, Spain, near where a van drove into pedestrians on...

Some major attacks in Europe in recent years

Some major attacks in Europe in recent years

LONDON (AP) - The deadly Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people and wounded dozens of others Thursday is the latest attack in Europe in recent years....

Competitive vapers are competing to blow the biggest cloud

Competitive vapers are competing to blow the biggest cloud

Cloud chasing, originated in the West Coast, is a sport where vapers compete to blow the biggest smoke clouds. They stand back-to-back as their clouds are judged by a yardstick or ruler.

Drugged driving accidents soar in opioid crisis

Drugged driving accidents soar in opioid crisis

Drunk driving deaths are on the decline, but accidents caused by opioid overdoses are skyrocketing. Trump declared the opioid crisis in America an 'emergency.'

Deadly attacks in Western Europe

Deadly attacks in Western Europe

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Following are some of the deadly attacks in Western Europe in recent years:Aug. 17, 2017 - A van ploughs into crowds in the heart of ...

Miranda Kerr flashes hint of torso in white crop top

Miranda Kerr flashes hint of torso in white crop top

The 34-year-old catwalk queen displayed her envy-inducing torso in a flowing white crop top and long sheer maxi dress. She carried a jean jacket and had a black purse slung over her shoulder.

13 dead and 50 injured as van ploughs into Barcelona´s tourist hub

13 dead and 50 injured as van ploughs into Barcelona´s tourist hub

Police are hunting for the driver of a white Fiat van, who fled on foot after the incident in Las Ramblas.

JWoww and co-stars talk the old days of hookups

JWoww and co-stars talk the old days of hookups

The clip begins with Jenni 'JWoww' Farley, 31, who is now married, asking her co-stars: 'Did you get bored with all the a** you got?' Mike Sorrentino added that the hooking up started to get a little old.

Leeds ace Pontus Jansson buys season tickets for ill kids

Leeds ace Pontus Jansson buys season tickets for ill kids

The Leeds United defender spent his afternoon off at the hospital, visiting staff and patients on the wards and greeting a number of children who were excited to see him.

People reveal what marriage means to them on Twitter

People reveal what marriage means to them on Twitter

Twitter users have been sharing their tongue-in-cheek ideas of what marriage actually means, from being able to sit on the toilet with the door open to fighting over the duvet at night.

Las Vegas cop kills self before sentencing for child porn

Las Vegas cop kills self before sentencing for child porn

Las Vegas police officer Ruben Delgadillo, leaded guilty earlier this year to a single count of receiving child pornography and was looking at a sentence of up to 45 years in prison.

Kylian Mbappe dropped by Monaco as PSG move nears

Kylian Mbappe dropped by Monaco as PSG move nears

The prolific 18-year-old starlet was dropped on club orders last weekend, and his latest omission fuels speculation that he is on the verge of joining PSG for £163million.

Three police officers are run over at Barcelona roadblock

Three police officers are run over at Barcelona roadblock

According to reports in Spain, a Ford Focus broke through the roadblock, set up at entrances and exits to the city.

Madonna posts sultry image in front of an altar hungover

Madonna posts sultry image in front of an altar hungover

The singer, 59, admitted she was battling a 'tiny hangover' as she posted a sultry photo to her Instagram account on Thursday morning.

Using a foreign language takes emotion out of decisions

Using a foreign language takes emotion out of decisions

People communicating in a foreign language said they were more likely to push someone to their death if it meant being able to save the lives of five others, University of Chicago researchers found.

Rachel Lindsay cuddles fiance Bryan in Houston

Rachel Lindsay cuddles fiance Bryan in Houston

They already celebrated their engagement in Dallas. And on Wednesday, Texas native Rachel Lindsay took her 37-year-old chiropractor fiancé Bryan to Houston to meet her 'extended family.'

The Latest: Group denounces call to remove monuments

The Latest: Group denounces call to remove monuments

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The Latest on the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that erupted into deadly violence (all times local):___2...

Stonewall Jackson kin: Take down Confederate monuments

Stonewall Jackson kin: Take down Confederate monuments

On Wednesday, two of Stonewall Jackson's great-great-grandsons called for his statue in Richmond, Virginia to be taken down.

Canada sees 'unsustainable' spike in asylum seekers at U.S. border

Canada sees 'unsustainable' spike in asylum seekers at U.S. border

By Anna Mehler Paperny and Allison LampertTORONTO/MONTREAL, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The number of asylum seekers who illegally crossed the U.S. border into...

Museum or dumpster? U.S. cities wrestle with Confederate statues' fate

Museum or dumpster? U.S. cities wrestle with Confederate statues' fate

By Gabriella BorterAug 17 (Reuters) - As communities across the United States redouble efforts to remove Confederate monuments from public spaces after a...

Pregnant teeanger Amanda de Cadenet hit on Keanu Reeves

Pregnant teeanger Amanda de Cadenet hit on Keanu Reeves

Amanda de Cadenet, 45, opens up about her life as a famous wild child in the 90s in her new tell-all, It's Messy: Essays on Boys, Boobs, and Badass Women.

LG electronics attacked by potential WannaCry ransomware

LG electronics attacked by potential WannaCry ransomware

South Korean security experts said the code used on LG Electronics' service centres matched the WannaCry code (stock image).

Michail Antonio backs Philippe Coutinho in Barcelona move

Michail Antonio backs Philippe Coutinho in Barcelona move

Philippe Coutinho has been backed to force through his protracted Liverpool sale to Barcelona and is blameless in the saga, according to West Ham winger Michail Antonio.

Man smashes into wooden fence after swing stunt fail

Man smashes into wooden fence after swing stunt fail

A group of adults in a children's playground in an unknown location can be seen egging on one man (pictured) as he stands in the seat of a swing and starts to gain momentum.

Top Of The Lake's Elizabeth Moss and Nicole Kidman praised

Top Of The Lake's Elizabeth Moss and Nicole Kidman praised

Foxtel's head of television Brian Walsh has praised Elizabeth Moss and Nicole Kidman's performance in Top Of The Lake ahead of the show's season two premiere.

Nottingham Forest former boss Dave Bassett talks Costa

Nottingham Forest former boss Dave Bassett talks Costa

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY MATT BARLOW: Nearly two decades have passed since Pierre van Hooijdonk went on strike and refused to return to Nottingham Forest.

Battered bronze sphere returns to World Trade Center site

Battered bronze sphere returns to World Trade Center site

The 25-tonne structure named the Koenig Sphere after its creator, which was damaged by the collapsing World Trade Center, is finally being returned to a spot overlooking the rebuilt site.

July ranks 2nd for heat globally, hottest recorded on land

July ranks 2nd for heat globally, hottest recorded on land

WASHINGTON (AP) - Earth yet again sizzled with unprecedented heat last month.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday Earth sweated...

Apple CEO makes $2 million pledge to fight hate

Apple CEO makes $2 million pledge to fight hate

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook's pledge to help lead the fight against the hate that...

Gogglebox's Sandra Martin reveals her sister has died

Gogglebox's Sandra Martin reveals her sister has died

The TV favourite took to Twitter hours after her tragic loss to announce the devastating news as she confirmed her sister died after a battle with dementia

Pelosi calls for removal of Confederate statues from Capitol

Pelosi calls for removal of Confederate statues from Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called Thursday for the removal of Confederate statues from the U.S. Capitol as the contentious debate...

Police in Laci Peterson murder investigation under fire

Police in Laci Peterson murder investigation under fire

A neighbor of Laci and Scott Peterson along with a television reporter covering the case have revealed shocking new information about the police investigation into the mother-to-be's murder.

'Art of the Deal' co-author predicts Trump will resign

'Art of the Deal' co-author predicts Trump will resign

Donald Trump's Art of the Deal co-author Tony said he would be 'amazed' if President Donald Trump lasted a year in office, saying he will resign before facing impeachment.

Theresa May sends message of solidarity to Spain´s terror victims

Theresa May sends message of solidarity to Spain´s terror victims

Jeremy Corbyn, Boris Johnson and Sadiq Khan stand with Barcelona.

Laura Ingalls Wilder honored at Iowa State Fair

Laura Ingalls Wilder honored at Iowa State Fair

The annual Iowa State Fair kicked off on August 10 and with that so did the premiere of cow and Laura Ingalls Wilder butter sculptures.

Elizabeth Hurley sprawls in a nearly see-through robe

Elizabeth Hurley sprawls in a nearly see-through robe

Elizabeth Hurley had clearly been having a hard day at the office as she took to Instagram to post a photo of herself sprawling on a bed in nothing but a loose-fitting robe.

Utah Senator defends Trump after Charlottesville remarks

Utah Senator defends Trump after Charlottesville remarks

President Trump finally has a staunch defender on Capitol Hill in Sen. Orrin Hatch, after he created a swirl of controversy this week with remarks about Saturday's racial violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Leeds schoolboy who killed his love rival faces jail 

Leeds schoolboy who killed his love rival faces jail 

The 17-year-old - who cannot be named for legal reasons - was found guilty of killing Irfan Wahid, 16, by a jury; Irfan was getting close to the ex-girlfriend of the defendant, Leeds Crown Court heard.

London homeless man found with skin-burning liquid jailed

London homeless man found with skin-burning liquid jailed

Bradley Kerr, 21, of no fixed address, was arrested after police swooped on him when he was seen carrying a bottle at Bow Road station in east London.

Parents of Newtown victims want to know if teachers had keys

Parents of Newtown victims want to know if teachers had keys

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Lawyers for the parents of two children killed in the Newtown school massacre are demanding to see evidence that two slain teachers...

Grigor Dimitrov rallies past Juan Martin del Potro in Ohio

Grigor Dimitrov rallies past Juan Martin del Potro in Ohio

MASON, Ohio (AP) - Grigor Dimitrov rallied from a 4-1 second-set deficit for a 6-3, 7-5 win over Juan Martin del Potro and reached the Western & Southern...

Southampton man describes moment he watched his wife die

Southampton man describes moment he watched his wife die

Gary Langdon recalled the horrific moment his partner Chrissy, 37, vaulted over the railings at their flat in Southampton, Hampshire.

Constipated gorilla in Kansas zoo recovering after surgery

Constipated gorilla in Kansas zoo recovering after surgery

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A constipated 49-year-old lowland gorilla at the Topeka Zoo in Kansas is recovering after having surgery.The Topeka Capital-Journal...

U.S. SEC officials' holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

U.S. SEC officials' holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

By Pete SchroederWASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Two lawyers appointed to senior jobs at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission have ties to major...

US insists military ready to counter North Korea

US insists military ready to counter North Korea

Senior US officials insisted they are ready to respond to any North Korean attack Thursday, after a White House aide dismissed talk of a "military...

Demi Lovato goes braless in oversized silk jacket in NYC

Demi Lovato goes braless in oversized silk jacket in NYC

The singer, 24, looked incredible as she stepped out in a sexy ensemble while stopping by Z100 Radio Station in New York City for a visit to Elvis Duran And The Morning Show on Thursday.

Oklahoma man accused of murder wanted to cut ex's brakes

Oklahoma man accused of murder wanted to cut ex's brakes

Rick Spaulding and his girlfriend Sonia Weidenfelder have been charged with the murder of mother-of-one Debra Morgan (pictured) in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, in November.

A-levels 2017: Around a quarter expected to get top grades

A-levels 2017: Around a quarter expected to get top grades

Some 26.3 per cent of A-level entries got an A* or A this summer in England, Northern Ireland and Wales - up 0.5 percentage points on 2016. It is the first time the A*-A pass rate has risen since 2011.

2 New York lawmakers: Rename Lee Barracks at West Point

2 New York lawmakers: Rename Lee Barracks at West Point

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The growing national effort to remove monuments or honors to Robert E. Lee and other leading figures of the Confederacy has reached the...

The Latest: Trump condemns Barcelona attack, offers US help

The Latest: Trump condemns Barcelona attack, offers US help

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on U.S. reaction to the attack in Barcelona, Spain (all times local):2:25 p.m.President Donald Trump is condemning what Spanish...

Ackman's Pershing Square says ADP needs to streamline, modernize

Ackman's Pershing Square says ADP needs to streamline, modernize

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Michael FlahertyBOSTON/NEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Billionaire activist investor William Ackman on Thursday said Automatic Data ...

The Bachelorette's Rachel and Bryan have engagement party

The Bachelorette's Rachel and Bryan have engagement party

Rachel Lindsay cozied up to her dashing chiropractor fiancé Byran Abasolo in a photo he posted to his Instagram page on Sunday. The pair got engaged on the latest The Bachelorette season.

Venezuelan court orders arrest of ousted chief prosecutor´s husband

Venezuelan court orders arrest of ousted chief prosecutor´s husband

The authorities have accused German Ferrer of running a six million US dollar (£4.7 million) extortion ring.

Florida man loses his trunks while riding wave machine

Florida man loses his trunks while riding wave machine

A hilarious video shows a man lying on a board riding a wave machine when his bottoms come off revealing his bottom. He continues to slide around in the surf exposed not knowing what to do.

Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon poses in MadeMe Campaign

Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon poses in MadeMe Campaign

She certainly takes after the iconic entertainer in the looks department, but Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon proved she was a Material Girl too, this week.

Pence touring Panama Canal

Pence touring Panama Canal

PANAMA CITY (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence will tour the newly expanded Panama Canal during a truncated trip to the country Thursday.Pence will also...

Root makes century in England's 1st day-night test

Root makes century in England's 1st day-night test

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) - Captain Joe Root led England's first foray into day-night test cricket with an unbeaten century against the West Indies on Day 1...

U.S., Japan step up defense cooperation to counter N.Korea

U.S., Japan step up defense cooperation to counter N.Korea

By Yeganeh TorbatiWASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The United States and Japan will increase their defense cooperation to deal with the threat from...

Kelly LeBrock, 57, shows off daughter she had with Seagal

Kelly LeBrock, 57, shows off daughter she had with Seagal

Kelly LeBrock was one of the biggest supermodels in the Eighties. She parlayed her catwalk success into a movie career when she starred in the hits Weird Science with Val Kilmer.

Atlanta teacher shoots himself in classroom

Atlanta teacher shoots himself in classroom

An unidentified teacher shot himself at the Atlanta school he's worked at for the last 18 years on Thursday. Police say it still remains unclear if the incident was a suicide attempt or an accident.

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere welcomes new family member

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere welcomes new family member

He may be deemed surplus to requirements at Arsenal, but midfielder Jack Wilshere is still loved when it comes to family pets with the 25-year-old posting his new puppy on Instagram.

Mattis says decision near on new Afghan policy

Mattis says decision near on new Afghan policy

WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says President Donald Trump is gathering his national security team to attempt again to settle on a new...

Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion for Foxconn

Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion for Foxconn

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin Assembly planned to approve a $3 billion tax break Thursday for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a massive...

Israel, NYC museum agree on event to mark 1947 UN vote

Israel, NYC museum agree on event to mark 1947 UN vote

NEW YORK (AP) - Israel and a New York City museum have made peace after an event marking the 70th anniversary of the nation's founding was canceled, then...

Man arrested after van ploughs into crowd in Barcelona - police

Man arrested after van ploughs into crowd in Barcelona - police

MADRID, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A man has been arrested after a van ploughed into a crowd in the centre of Barcelona, police in the Spanish region of Catalonia...

Trump defends monuments to pro-slavery Confederacy, inflames tensions

Trump defends monuments to pro-slavery Confederacy, inflames tensions

By Steve Holland and Susan HeaveyBRIDGEWATER, N.J/WASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday decried the removal of monuments to the ...

TABLE-Macomber's romance 'Any Dream Will Do' tops US fiction bestseller list

TABLE-Macomber's romance 'Any Dream Will Do' tops US fiction bestseller list

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Debbie Macomber's latest romance novel, "Any Dream Will Do," debuted at the top of the U.S. fiction best-seller list on Thursday. ...

The Slap's Alex Dimitriades is desperate to have kids

The Slap's Alex Dimitriades is desperate to have kids

The currently single actor confessed he would like to have children like his friends do and trade in his 'silly old rock and roll lifestyle'.

Buxton locals furious after St Ann's well is shut off

Buxton locals furious after St Ann's well is shut off

An 11,000 strong petition has been signed by frustrated locals following repeated closures of St Ann's Well (pictured) at Buxton, Derbyshire.

Australian Shepherds send themselves to the dog house

Australian Shepherds send themselves to the dog house

This is the adorable moment two Australian Shepherds send themselves to the doghouse for tearing up a bed. The video is believed to have been filmed in the US.

MI5 identify 'hard core' of 100 British ISIS jihadists

MI5 identify 'hard core' of 100 British ISIS jihadists

It is thought only 10 or 20 'hard core' British jihadists are expected to return and so there now appears to be a greater threat from 'stay at home jihadis' than those who have fought with ISIS.

Chris Eubank Jr trains at Floyd Mayweather's gym

Chris Eubank Jr trains at Floyd Mayweather's gym

Chris Eubank Jr is gearing up for his most important fight to date by looking to the man who has won fifteen world titles and the lineal championship in four different weight classes for inspiration.

Crew claims Florida to Cuba powerboat record in choppy seas

Crew claims Florida to Cuba powerboat record in choppy seas

HAVANA (AP) - A team led by a California-based businessman is claiming a record for a powerboat crossing of the Florida Straits after speeding from Key West...

Usain Bolt proves hamstring tear, out of Man United game

Usain Bolt proves hamstring tear, out of Man United game

The 30-year-old sprint legend pulled up during the anchor leg as Jamaica were bidding for gold at the IAAF World Championships. He spent two of the next three nights partying in London.

U.N. Security Council members urge new probe into killings of monitors

U.N. Security Council members urge new probe into killings of monitors

By Aaron RossUNITED NATIONS, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Several members of the U.N. Security Council called on U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday...

Virginia governor rebukes Trump on Charlottesville remark

Virginia governor rebukes Trump on Charlottesville remark

Terry McAuliffe said while he would welcome Trump to speak in Charlottesville, he doesn't want him clinging to his arguments that 'both sides' of a race riot shared responsibility for the weekend's violence there.

Celebrities pay tribute to Johnny Ruffo after brain cancer

Celebrities pay tribute to Johnny Ruffo after brain cancer

Former X Factor Australia star Taylor Henderson and Therese Kerr lead celebrity tributes to Johnny Ruffo, 29, after the Home and Away star revealed he has aggressive brain cancer

Why Vienna is becoming Europe's hottest mini-break spot

Why Vienna is becoming Europe's hottest mini-break spot

Looking for a cool European minibreak destination? Look no further than Vienna, a city that mixes offbeat and interesting cultural events with an unbeatable old world charm.

Syria claims business comeback with international trade fair

Syria claims business comeback with international trade fair

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - The Syrian government on Thursday opened the country's first international trade fair since war broke out in 2011, an event hailed by...

South African borders on "red alert" to stop Grace Mugabe fleeing

South African borders on "red alert" to stop Grace Mugabe fleeing

By Ed CropleyJOHANNESBURG, Aug 17 (Reuters) - South African police have put a "red alert" on the country's borders to prevent any attempted flight by...

GRAINS-Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains

GRAINS-Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains

By Michael HirtzerCHICAGO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures fell about 1 percent to life-of-contract lows on Thursday, weighed down...

Saudi coalition to blame for half of Yemen child casualties: draft U.N. report

Saudi coalition to blame for half of Yemen child casualties: draft U.N. report

By Michelle NicholsUNITED NATIONS, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A Saudi Arabia-led military coalition was responsible for an "unacceptably high" 51 percent of child...

Pixie Lott gives a flash of her ample cleavage in Capri

Pixie Lott gives a flash of her ample cleavage in Capri

The singer, 26, showed off her sensationally slender figure and ample cleavage in a plunging pink two-piece as she posed in the Italian sunshine.

Maine Uni professor disavows Charlottesville neo-Nazi son

Maine Uni professor disavows Charlottesville neo-Nazi son

The father of a white supremacist says that he has disavowed his son's ideology in the wake of the deadly event in Charlottesville, Virginia earlier this week.

Video shows soap dispenser only responding to white skin

Video shows soap dispenser only responding to white skin

A video that shows an automatic bathroom soap dispenser failing to detect the hand of a dark-skinned man has gone viral and raised questions about racism in technology.

Rabbi who oversaw Ivanka's conversion slams Trump

Rabbi who oversaw Ivanka's conversion slams Trump

In a letter sent to members of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun in New York, Rabbi Emeritus Haskel Lookstein said he was 'deeply troubled' by the way Trump had handled his comments.

Australian mother jailed in Bali splits with DJ boyfriend

Australian mother jailed in Bali splits with DJ boyfriend

The Australian mother jailed for her role in the violent death of a Bali police officer has split up with her British boyfriend DJ Nutso after they were jailed for the crime in March this year.

KKK request to burn a cross at Atlanta Stone Mountain park

KKK request to burn a cross at Atlanta Stone Mountain park

Joey Hobbs wanted to hold a 'lighting ceremony' in Stone Mountain Park, Atlanta, with 20 Klan members to mark 100 years since the group's so-called revival but officials rejected the request.

AFL's Chris Yarran revealed ice addiction ruined career

AFL's Chris Yarran revealed ice addiction ruined career

In an emotional interview the ex-Carlton and Richmond player told how he was introduced to methamphetamine by a family member, leading to end of his footy career last year.

Bank jitters over Venezuela stall oil delivery to U.S. refiner

Bank jitters over Venezuela stall oil delivery to U.S. refiner

By Marianna ParragaMEXICO CITY, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A tanker carrying a cargo of about 1 million barrels of Venezuelan heavy crude has been stranded for...

Girona bolstered by City links as they prepare for top flight debut

Girona bolstered by City links as they prepare for top flight debut

By Richard MartinBARCELONA, Aug 17 (Reuters) - La Liga newcomers Girona hope their links with Premier League Manchester City will help them in their bid to...

HIIT exercise will reduce your diabetes risk

HIIT exercise will reduce your diabetes risk

High intensity interval training (HIIT) combats high insulin resistance, a Spanish study found. Women at risk for diabetes showed lower glucose levels after a 10-week course.

England Women 47-26 USA Women: Marlie Packer scores twice

England Women 47-26 USA Women: Marlie Packer scores twice

Marlie Packer led the charge with two tries as defending champions England swatted the USA aside 47-26 to book their place in the Women's Rugby World Cup semi-finals.

Boys reverse gender gap as number of students accepted on degree courses drops

Boys reverse gender gap as number of students accepted on degree courses drops

The proportion of A-levels scoring the highest grades has risen for the first time in six years.

Chris Hughes is not friends with Love Island stars

Chris Hughes is not friends with Love Island stars

They all vowed to remain lifelong friends after spending seven weeks bonding in the Love Island villa. Yet Chris has admitted that he hasn't spoken to his co-stars since the series ended last month.

Texas police chiefs start adapting to sanctuary cities law

Texas police chiefs start adapting to sanctuary cities law

HOUSTON (AP) - Even as a new Texas law targeting so-called sanctuary cities remains in legal limbo, police chiefs and sheriffs are making changes to comply,...

Syria says it has more than six months' strategic wheat reserves

Syria says it has more than six months' strategic wheat reserves

DAMASCUS, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Syria has more than six months' worth of strategic wheat reserves, Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Minister Abdullah...

Stewardesses were treated as sex objects until the 1970s

Stewardesses were treated as sex objects until the 1970s

Airline ads from the 1930's until the late 1970s asked for stewardesses to be pretty, thin and single. Stewardess could be fired if they became pregnant or gained as little as two pounds.

Scientists identify the brain mechanism behind ITCHING

Scientists identify the brain mechanism behind ITCHING

Researchers from the Institute of Neuroscience of the Chinese Academy of Sciences looked at the precise pathway from the spinal cord to the brain.

Researchers describe gene that makes tomatoes plump

Researchers describe gene that makes tomatoes plump

Researchers from the University of Georgia investigated a gene called CSR that boosts fruit weight by increasing the size of the individual cells in the pericarp, the fleshy part of the tomato.

Instagram accounts show growing obsession with slime

Instagram accounts show growing obsession with slime

On Instagram, accounts such as slimequeens , have amassed more than a million followers. Their feeds are made up mostly of videos of hands and fingers manipulating various types of slime.

Conor McGregor offers Floyd Mayweather UFC  title shot

Conor McGregor offers Floyd Mayweather UFC title shot

Mayweather has hinted he would be open to a rematch. McGregor said he would be happy to a give Mayweather a shot at the belt he holds. But he fears the American will not stay true to his word.

`I saw this van going full pelt down the middle of the Ramblas´

`I saw this van going full pelt down the middle of the Ramblas´

Witnesses recount horror of attack in Barcelona.

Mariah Carey's concert tickets are selling for $10

Mariah Carey's concert tickets are selling for $10

Mariah Carey took a break from her tour with Lionel Richie to step out for dinner with boyfriend Bryan Tanaka in New York Wednesday while tickets for her Sunday show have gone down to $10.

Assange holds three-hour meeting with GOP congressman 

Assange holds three-hour meeting with GOP congressman 

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange met with Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., on Wednesday and told the lawmaker he did not receive the DNC's trove of emails from the Russians.

Scarlett Moffatt vying for Strictly Come Dancing

Scarlett Moffatt vying for Strictly Come Dancing

Scarlett Moffatt, 26, took to Instagram to share old photos of her dancing days on Wednesday, leaving fans to suggest she was trying to land a place on Strictly Come Dancing.

Attacker drives van into Barcelona crowd; 1 dead, 32 hurt

Attacker drives van into Barcelona crowd; 1 dead, 32 hurt

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - A white van jumped up onto a sidewalk and sped down a pedestrian zone in Barcelona's historic Las Ramblas district Thursday, swerving...

Tillerson says U.S. resolved to find "terrorists around the world"

Tillerson says U.S. resolved to find "terrorists around the world"

WASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday said the United States stood ready to assist Spanish authorities in their...

U.S. House Democrats launch probe into MS drug pricing

U.S. House Democrats launch probe into MS drug pricing

By Michael ErmanNEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. House Democrats said on Thursday they were launching an investigation into why prices for Multiple...

Tillerson says terrorists will face justice after Barcelona

Tillerson says terrorists will face justice after Barcelona

WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is sending condolences to the families and victims of the attack in Barcelona and has offered U.S....

Cricket-Ruthless Root, Cook put England in control

Cricket-Ruthless Root, Cook put England in control

BIRMINGHAM, England, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Joe Root and Alastair Cook played sublimely to lead England to a commanding 215 for two at tea on the opening day of...

A grim subway reality: Corpses sometimes kept in break rooms

A grim subway reality: Corpses sometimes kept in break rooms

NEW YORK (AP) - It's a largely overlooked but gory reality of the New York City subway system: When someone takes their life by jumping in front of a train,...

Hungarian championship results and standings

Hungarian championship results and standings

Aug 17 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Hungarian championship matches on Thursday Thursday, August 17 Ferencvaros 2 Szombathelyi Haladas 0 ...

Ben Carson's home vandalized with anti-Trump graffiti

Ben Carson's home vandalized with anti-Trump graffiti

The only black member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet - Ben Carson - is urging Americans to take the 'high road' to fight bigotry following the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Elliott quietly ups pressure on Energen to explore sale -sources

Elliott quietly ups pressure on Energen to explore sale -sources

By Michael Flaherty and John BennyAug 17 (Reuters) - Elliott Management Corp has quietly ramped up pressure on Energen Corp to explore a sale, according to...

Anna Kendrick wears slippers on set of new film in Canada

Anna Kendrick wears slippers on set of new film in Canada

The actress, 32, looked the part of a mommy blogger as she got to work on the set of her latest film A Simple Favor in Toronto, Canada, on Wednesday.

New Thor Ragnarok trailer confirms Doctor Strange role

New Thor Ragnarok trailer confirms Doctor Strange role

The new trailer has revealed the god of thunder may have a powerful ally. The clip, released on Wednesday, featured an extended scene right at the start featuring the two heroes.

Barcelona attack witnesses describe terrifying scenes

Barcelona attack witnesses describe terrifying scenes

Tom Gueller, who lives on an adjoining road, said the van did not slow down as it sped through the heavily packed Las Ramblas area, adding: 'It was just going straight through the middle of the crowds.'

Louisa Johnson joins Chloe Paige and Havva Rebke in Ibiza

Louisa Johnson joins Chloe Paige and Havva Rebke in Ibiza

Louisa Johnson, Chloe Paige and Havva Rebke took centre-stage for a very different reason on Wednesday, as they sunbathed topless during a sizzling girls' holiday in Ibiza.

Madonna's MDNA Skin is coming to the US September 26

Madonna's MDNA Skin is coming to the US September 26

Coming to America! Madonna, 59, finally announced that her skincare line, MDNA Skin, is launching stateside in September. The singer reveals her favorite items, like a $600 face mask set.

Man passed out with heroin said he was headed to jail

Man passed out with heroin said he was headed to jail

A Vermont man found passed out in his car with heroin told police he had been on his way to jail. Eric Patton, 31, pleaded not guilty to felony heroin possession

ESPN: Tells 150-year history of college football during 2019

ESPN: Tells 150-year history of college football during 2019

ESPN has announced a yearlong project on the history of college football, starting in January 2019, as part of the 150th anniversary of the sport.In a...

The Latest: Wisconsin Democrats argue against Foxconn breaks

The Latest: Wisconsin Democrats argue against Foxconn breaks

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on the Wisconsin state Assembly debate of the $3 billion Foxconn bill (all times local):12:30 p.m.Democrats in the Wisconsin...

Second van linked to Barcelona attack found in town of Vic

Second van linked to Barcelona attack found in town of Vic

MADRID, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A second van linked to an attack in Barcelona on Thursday has been found in the small town of Vic in Catalonia, local...

Iraq government may prosecute those behind abuses in Mosul

Iraq government may prosecute those behind abuses in Mosul

BAGHDAD (AP) - The Iraqi prime minister's office has acknowledged incidents of abuses perpetrated by the security forces against civilians in Mosul during...

Finland's Olkiluoto 3 reactor on track to start Dec 2018 -TVO executive

Finland's Olkiluoto 3 reactor on track to start Dec 2018 -TVO executive

EURAJOKI, Finland, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Finland's long-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor is on track to start production in December 2018 as it nears a...

Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A man pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he sprayed liquid manure on a marked U.S. Customs and Border Protection car after...

Cricket-Test Series England v West Indies scoreboard

Cricket-Test Series England v West Indies scoreboard

Aug 17 (Gracenote) - Scoreboard at tea on the first day in the first Test between England and West Indies on Thursday in Birmingham, England England 1st...

Kenya police watchdog to investigate at least 28 election-related deaths

Kenya police watchdog to investigate at least 28 election-related deaths

By Maggie FickNAIROBI, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A Kenya police monitor has begun investigating at least 28 deaths following last week's disputed elections, and...

Mylan, U.S. finalize $465 million EpiPen settlement

Mylan, U.S. finalize $465 million EpiPen settlement

By Nate RaymondBOSTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Mylan NV has finalized a $465 million settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, resolving claims it...

Illinois girl falls 100 times a day due to neuro disorder

Illinois girl falls 100 times a day due to neuro disorder

Kate Gulo, two, has Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome (OMS), a rare disease that affects the nervous system. The toddler, of Park Ridge, Illinois, once fell up to 10 times in five minutes.

Trump cartoon yells out of a KKK hood-shaped megaphone

Trump cartoon yells out of a KKK hood-shaped megaphone

The cover was in response to the president's failure to condemn the neo-Nazis and white supremacists who marched on Charlottesville last weekend.

Mabel Cherry wants to make it without mum Neneh's help

Mabel Cherry wants to make it without mum Neneh's help

Mabel Cherry, the 21 year-old daughter of Neneh Cherry and Cameron McVey, has insisted she doesn't want her parents' help when it comes to her own music career.

Wales teens yobs force horse to snort cocaine in Hawarden

Wales teens yobs force horse to snort cocaine in Hawarden

The shocking video of a horse being forced to snort cocaine is believed to have been filmed around 8.30pm last night in Hawarden, North Wales, and shared on Snapchat among teens in the area.

New Strictly Come Dancing star Mollie King looks tired

New Strictly Come Dancing star Mollie King looks tired

The Saturdays star, 30, sported a retro green sweater and wide-legged trousers following her return to the United Kingdom from Cape Town, where she’s been enjoying a short holiday.

Stunning Selena Gomez lookalike causes a stir online

Stunning Selena Gomez lookalike causes a stir online

Sofia Solares, 22, from Mexico, is a dead ringer for the 25-year-old Bad Liar singer, and with 220,000 Instagram followers of her own, she is turning into a celebrity in her own right.

Chris Hemsworth reveals nerves when meeting Cate Blanchett

Chris Hemsworth reveals nerves when meeting Cate Blanchett

Chris Hemsworth reveals nerves meeting Cate Blanchett and Chris Pratt

1970s Buick pulled from pond found with human remains

1970s Buick pulled from pond found with human remains

Human remains were found trapped inside a sunken 1970s Buick sedan in Buena Vista Township in Michigan on Tuesday. Officials believe the car could have been submerged for years.

Trump economic guru Gary Cohn won't quit says White House

Trump economic guru Gary Cohn won't quit says White House

Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn is remaining in his post, a White House official said Thursday, after speculation he could quit departure rattled the U.S. stock market and the dollar.

PETA settles lawsuit after euthanizing dog in Virginia

PETA settles lawsuit after euthanizing dog in Virginia

PETA said it settled a lawsuit with a family on Wednesday for $50,000 after they took a little girl's Chihuahua and euthanized it the same day, violating Virginia state law.

Helena Bonham Carter shows off sense of style in London

Helena Bonham Carter shows off sense of style in London

The actress, 51, showed off her kooky sense of style when she enjoyed a relaxed afternoon out in north London on Thursday.

Tributes to father-son 9/11 officers who died a year apart

Tributes to father-son 9/11 officers who died a year apart

Former police officer Robert Alexander passed on Monday at 43 from a brain tumor. In November 2016, his firefighter father Raymond died at 76, having battled seven cancers in 13 years.

Oratory School head found dead in the sea after resigning

Oratory School head found dead in the sea after resigning

Adrian Wyles, pictured with his wife Dee, was headmaster at the exclusive Oratory School in Oxfordshire but quit because the job 'didn't suit him'. Mr Wyles, 49, was later found dead.

How vehicles have been used to cause carnage in Europe

How vehicles have been used to cause carnage in Europe

Police have described the incident, along one of Spain's busiest streets, as a 'terrorist attack' amid fears the driver is armed and has stormed a restaurant.

Women reveal what it is really like to be the 'fat friend'

Women reveal what it is really like to be the 'fat friend'

Taking to anonymous confessions app Whisper, self-confessed 'fat friends' opened up about how they are treated within their friendship groups - and how they view themselves.

80 neglected horses rescued from property in Texas

80 neglected horses rescued from property in Texas

Houston SPCA has rescued 80 neglected horses in poor condition on a property in Texas. The animals suffered from lameness, difficulty breathing, and broken hips.

Joanna Krupa's divorce is declared final by Miami court

Joanna Krupa's divorce is declared final by Miami court

Joanna Krupa's divorce from Romain Zago has been declared final. Neither has requested alimony. Krupa is currently dating Nico Santucci.

Ohio widow brawls with dead husband's mistress at funeral

Ohio widow brawls with dead husband's mistress at funeral

An Ohio man's memorial service quickly turned into a brawl complete with pepper spray after his widow started fighting with her dead husband's mistress on Monday.

Katie Holmes is not so worried about Suri's teenage years

Katie Holmes is not so worried about Suri's teenage years

In an interview with Matt Lauer on The Today Show Wednesday morning, actress Katie Holmes said she's looking forward to the teenage years with her 11-year-old daughter Suri.

Kim Zolciak surprises son Kash with puppy on his birthday

Kim Zolciak surprises son Kash with puppy on his birthday

The 39-year-old mother-of-six insisted her kindergartner is still an 'animal lover' even after requiring emergency surgery on his face

Jennifer Lopez flashes cleavage and toned torso

Jennifer Lopez flashes cleavage and toned torso

The hit-maker, 48, shared a cleavage-baring snap along with a video of her doing squats. The actress showed off her taut torso in a black sports bra, grey top, and patterned leggings.

'Red alert' over Zimbabwe first lady, accused of assault

'Red alert' over Zimbabwe first lady, accused of assault

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Lawyers for the young model who claims she was assaulted by Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe in a Johannesburg hotel said Thursday that...

Florida woman faces DUI and child abuse charges

Florida woman faces DUI and child abuse charges

Brandy Lerma, 31, from Boynton Beach, was spotted weaving along a road by a tow truck driver. Juan Martinez said she nearly hit four cars and looked drunk or under the influence.

After 45 years, murder conviction scratched for Michigan man

After 45 years, murder conviction scratched for Michigan man

DETROIT (AP) - A man in prison for 45 years could be on the cusp of freedom after another man said he had no role in a 1971 murder in Detroit.A judge last...

Macedonian lawmakers fire top prosecutor over wiretap probe

Macedonian lawmakers fire top prosecutor over wiretap probe

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) - Macedonia's left wing-dominated parliament has dismissed the country's top prosecutor, whom the government accused of alleged...

Name and shame countries that do not protect doctors in war, expert tells UN

Name and shame countries that do not protect doctors in war, expert tells UN

By Umberto BacchiLONDON, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The United Nations should name and shame countries that fail to protect health workers in...

Pictured: Holidaymaker, 27, drowned off a Cornish beach

Pictured: Holidaymaker, 27, drowned off a Cornish beach

Oneil Din, 27, was among a group of three men who got into difficulty while swimming at Crantock Beach in Newquay, Cornwall, after getting caught in a rip current.

Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams star in Carpool Karaoke

Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams star in Carpool Karaoke

In the brief clip, the Stark sisters can be seen putting plenty of gusto into a rendition of Justin Bieber's Sorry.

Make-up free Kelly Brook dresses down at grocery shop

Make-up free Kelly Brook dresses down at grocery shop

She rose to fame thanks to the Big Breakfast. And nearly twenty years later, brunette beauty Kelly Brook, 37, proved she's still a fan of a big breakfast - albeit it in a different kind of way.

Skye gamekeeper blames tourists for ruining the island

Skye gamekeeper blames tourists for ruining the island

Pictures taken by Scott MacKenzie, head gamekeeper at the 23,000-acre Fearann Eilean Iarmain estate, show heavily eroded roadside verges and vehicles stuck in mud.

US wants 'full investigation' into DRCongo death of UN experts

US wants 'full investigation' into DRCongo death of UN experts

The US ambassador to the United Nations on Thursday called for a "full investigation" into the death of two UN experts killed in March in the Democratic...

Belgian grandma looks for British long-lost soldier love

Belgian grandma looks for British long-lost soldier love

Josianne Van Craeyveld, 68, was a teen when she met handsome Peter Baker in a cafe in her hometown Kortrijk, he was stationed with the British Army in a town called Emblem, near Antwerp.

Remains found in northwest Missouri identified as teen's

Remains found in northwest Missouri identified as teen's

Remains found in Missouri in the spring have been identified as Kara Kopetsky, a 17-year-old girl who disappeared after walking out of her high school 10 years ago.

What a turnaround! Stunning 18th century windmill

What a turnaround! Stunning 18th century windmill

Grade II listed Groes Onnen Windmill, near Holywell in North Wales is and a rare surviving example of a full-height windmill. The distinctive property has three-bedrooms.

Chinese residents baffled by mysterious light in the sky 

Chinese residents baffled by mysterious light in the sky 

Chinese residents were left baffled after a bizarre shape appeared in the sky. The footage was taken on August 13 in east China's Shandong province.

Usain Bolt blow as injury denies sprint great a Manchester United appearance

Usain Bolt blow as injury denies sprint great a Manchester United appearance

The 30-year-old was due to play for United Legends against Barcelona next month.

Congo government quits as president prepares IMF talks

Congo government quits as president prepares IMF talks

Congo-Brazzaville's President Denis Sassou Nguesso cleared the decks Thursday with the office announcement of the resignation of the government ahead of...

Confederate monuments glorify 'racist past': US mayor

Confederate monuments glorify 'racist past': US mayor

The New Orleans mayor who oversaw the removal of Confederate statues in the southern city earlier this year said Thursday they were not "innocent...

Venezuela Supreme Court orders dissident lawmaker's arrest

Venezuela Supreme Court orders dissident lawmaker's arrest

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Venezuela's high court issued an arrest order for the ousted chief prosecutor's husband Thursday after authorities accused him of...

Anti-poaching activist shot dead in Tanzania; motive unclear

Anti-poaching activist shot dead in Tanzania; motive unclear

By Katharine HoureldNAIROBI, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A prominent conservationist who worked on high profile ivory smuggling cases has been shot dead in...

Man believed to have killed wife, 7-year-old, dog, then self

Man believed to have killed wife, 7-year-old, dog, then self

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - A man is believed to have killed his wife, their 7-year-old son and the family dog in their New Jersey home before killing...

Conor McGregor: I don't want to knock out Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor: I don't want to knock out Floyd Mayweather

The Irishman, who is the heavy underdog for the August 26 clash, claimed he hopes his opponent can withstand his early onslaught so he can and earn the respect he feels he is due.

Uber wins U.S. court appeal to push price-fixing case to arbitration

Uber wins U.S. court appeal to push price-fixing case to arbitration

By Jonathan StempelNEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc on Thursday won a victory in its effort to keep unhappy customers from suing in...

More than 95 per cent of adult farmed fish are deformed

More than 95 per cent of adult farmed fish are deformed

Scientists from the University of Melbourne have found that growing rapidly causes tiny crystals, called otoliths, to form in the inner ears of farmed salmon.

New York to remove Nazi collaborator Petain plaque

New York to remove Nazi collaborator Petain plaque

New York's Democratic mayor has promised to remove a plaque dedicated to Nazi collaborator Philippe Petain, who led Vichy France during World War II,...

Greenland's ice flow likely to speed up

Greenland's ice flow likely to speed up

A team led by a researcher at Swansea University has found that outlet glaciers slide over wet sediment, and this sediment will become weaker and more slippery as global temperatures rise.

MS-13 members killed Long Island man to gain stature

MS-13 members killed Long Island man to gain stature

Two reputed members of the street gang are facing murder charges in the killing of 19-year-old Julio Cesar Gonzales-Espantzay, Nassau County police and prosecutors said.

Phoenix mayor hopes Trump stays away after Charlottesville

Phoenix mayor hopes Trump stays away after Charlottesville

Phoenix mayor Greg Stanton said he was 'disappointed' that Trump was hosting a rally in the city following the violent clashes in Charlottesville, the Arizona politician said on Wednesday.

German court says Eyeo's ad-blocking software legal

German court says Eyeo's ad-blocking software legal

MUNICH, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A German court ruled on Thursday that ad-blocking software by vendor Eyeo was legal, dealing a blow to media groups...

South African lawmaker who criticised Zuma fired from assembly role

South African lawmaker who criticised Zuma fired from assembly role

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 17 (Reuters) - An outspoken African National Congress backbencher who is calling for President Jacob Zuma's resignation has been sacked...

Dennis Hastert has monitor removed as he ends his sentence

Dennis Hastert has monitor removed as he ends his sentence

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert is no longer being electronically monitored by police in Illinois after completing his 15-month sentence for banking violations in a hush-money case.

Now reserving a seat can cost more than the flight itself

Now reserving a seat can cost more than the flight itself

Research suggests the cost of reserving plane seats can end up being more than the flights themselves - with several airlines, including British Airways and Ryanair, coming under fire.

Fashion blogger shares her first ever swimsuit picture

Fashion blogger shares her first ever swimsuit picture

Gemma-Louise Bond, 25, from Belfast, shared the snap because she wanted to be a 'different sort of role model' for young women and girls. She encouraged others to 'rock what you got'.

Florida bar owner claims Scientology church spied on him

Florida bar owner claims Scientology church spied on him

In an exclusive interview with DailyMail.com, Clay Irwin, 54, reveals a construction worker showed him Tom Cruise's unfinished penthouse in Clearwater, Florida.

Maine woman smiles in mugshot after hitting man with a car

Maine woman smiles in mugshot after hitting man with a car

A woman from Portland, Maine, smiles in her mugshot. She was arrested after she allegedly hit a man with her car in his own driveway.

Model was offered cash to make Grace Mugabe assault 'go away'

Model was offered cash to make Grace Mugabe assault 'go away'

The 20-year-old South African model that Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is alleged to have assaulted was offered cash to make potential charges "go...

Zazie Beetz breaks silence after Deadpool 2 stunt death

Zazie Beetz breaks silence after Deadpool 2 stunt death

The actress, 26, has broken her silence to mourn the loss of the stunt double and send her friends and family 'peace and healing'.

Amy Adams shows off legs in split dress in Los Angeles

Amy Adams shows off legs in split dress in Los Angeles

The Arrival beauty, 42, looked Enchanted with Darren Le Gallo at the opening night of Hamilton: An American Musical at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday.

Rachel Bloom spends up to $3,000 on award show dresses

Rachel Bloom spends up to $3,000 on award show dresses

Rachel, 30, said she is a 'normal' size, not a sample size, and many designers are reluctant to lend out non-sample sizes. She has spent $500 to $3,000 on a designer dress for an event.

US STOCKS-Wall St extends losses on Trump policy worries

US STOCKS-Wall St extends losses on Trump policy worries

By Sruthi Shankar and Tanya AgrawalAug 17 (Reuters) - U.S stocks hit session lows in early afternoon trading on Thursday as investors worried about ...

Merkel, called "traitor", defends refugee stance in rowdy east Germany

Merkel, called "traitor", defends refugee stance in rowdy east Germany

By Noah BarkinANNABERG-BUCHHOLZ, Germany, Aug 17 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel was greeted with shouts of "traitor" by a rowdy group of...

European Tour Paul Lawrie Match Play round 1 scores

European Tour Paul Lawrie Match Play round 1 scores

Aug 17 (Gracenote) - Scores from the European Tour Paul Lawrie Match Play Round 1 on Thursday in Bad Griesbach Matthew Southgate (Britain) beat Romain...

Couples reveal how their relationships survived infidelity

Couples reveal how their relationships survived infidelity

Martinah Chanda, 30, revealed how her husband Matthew told her two weeks after their wedding that he'd cheated on her. But she said she was determined not to give up on her marriage.

The Latest: Wildfires threaten villages on Balkan coast

The Latest: Wildfires threaten villages on Balkan coast

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - The Latest on wildfires in Europe (all times local):6:00 p.m.Firefighters in Montenegro and Croatia are trying to extinguish several...

Cyclists ride in a pack at 5mph on busy road in rush hour

Cyclists ride in a pack at 5mph on busy road in rush hour

A beautician caught the moment 40 young cyclists pulled out onto a busy road in Birmingham during the evening rush hour and blocked cars by riding in a pack at 5mph, in the Bikestormz craze.

Dog tags, possible remains of WWII soldier found on island

Dog tags, possible remains of WWII soldier found on island

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A New York military aviation researcher got more than she bargained for on a dream trip to a battle-scarred South Pacific island - the...

Stocks lower on Barcelona crash, Washington turmoil; yields steady

Stocks lower on Barcelona crash, Washington turmoil; yields steady

By Sinead CarewNEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. and European equities fell on Thursday as investors trimmed their exposure to riskier assets amid ongoing...

Russian watchdog asks Alfa Capital to withdraw research note on banks

Russian watchdog asks Alfa Capital to withdraw research note on banks

By Elena FabrichnayaMOSCOW, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service said on Thursday it will order a unit of Alfa Bank, one of the...

Tech companies banishing extremists after Charlottesville

Tech companies banishing extremists after Charlottesville

NEW YORK (AP) - It has taken bloodshed in Charlottesville to get tech companies to take a firmer stand against accounts used to promote hate and...

Wal-Mart's profit margins fall; quarterly outlook disappoints

Wal-Mart's profit margins fall; quarterly outlook disappoints

By Nandita BoseCHICAGO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc warned on Thursday that this quarter's earnings could miss Wall Street's estimates as the...

Grenfell fire student `gutted´ at A-level results

Grenfell fire student `gutted´ at A-level results

Rory Walsh sat an exam the morning after staying up all night helping victims of the blaze.

CIA 'torture psychologists' avoid trial with secret settlement

CIA 'torture psychologists' avoid trial with secret settlement

Two psychologists who helped design the CIA's post-9/11 interrogation program settled a lawsuit Thursday by detainees alleging they were illegally...

The Latest: White House reacts to Steve Bannon comments

The Latest: White House reacts to Steve Bannon comments

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) - The Latest on White House strategist Steve Bannon (all times local):11:50 a.m.A White House spokeswoman says Steve Bannon's comments...

South African conservationist shot and killed in Tanzania

South African conservationist shot and killed in Tanzania

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A U.S.-based conservation group says its South African co-founder has been shot and killed in Tanzania.The PAMS Foundation said Thursday...

Bulgaria declares war on Brits hellbent on partying

Bulgaria declares war on Brits hellbent on partying

Boozy Brits heading to Bulgaria are in for a rude awakening as the country begins a 'war on noise' that has already prompted a music festival to cancel and seen nightclubs raided.

Poll shows most Americans want to keep racism-tainted statues

Poll shows most Americans want to keep racism-tainted statues

A new poll Thursday showed that most Americans favor leaving in place statues of Civil War figures associated with the defense of slavery, offering a measure...

Defense team for Pulse shooter's widow receives warning

Defense team for Pulse shooter's widow receives warning

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge has warned the legal team defending the widow of the Pulse nightclub shooter not to miss any more court deadlines.U.S....

First group of Qatari pilgrims enter Saudi Arabia by land -Saudi TV

First group of Qatari pilgrims enter Saudi Arabia by land -Saudi TV

By Sylvia Westall and Tom FinnDUBAI/DOHA, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Qatari pilgrims began arriving in Saudi Arabia on Thursday, Saudi media reported, after Riyadh...

US men's basketball enters a new world _ without its stars

US men's basketball enters a new world _ without its stars

The jerseys say USA, though that's about all that will be recognizable.When the U.S. men's basketball team returns to action later this month, fans might be...

Iraq acknowledges abuses committed against civilians in Mosul campaign

Iraq acknowledges abuses committed against civilians in Mosul campaign

BAGHDAD, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office said on Thursday a unit of the security forces committed "abuses" against...

Most Battle of Britain Memorial Flight planes grounded

Most Battle of Britain Memorial Flight planes grounded

Problems with Rolls Royce Merlin engines have grounded almost the entire Battle of Britain Memorial Flight warplanes in what threatens to be a huge disappointment for 'warbird' fans.

Is Victorian sex the key to a more passionate love life?

Is Victorian sex the key to a more passionate love life?

The practice, karezza, coined by Chicago gynecologist Dr. Alice Bunker Stockham in 1896, encourages 'male continence'. Women were also urged to abstain from orgasm as well.

Spacewalking astronauts release 3D-printed satellite

Spacewalking astronauts release 3D-printed satellite

Russians astronauts ventured outside the International Space Station and released five nano-satellites by hand.

Wal-Mart profits fall as it ramps investment to fight Amazon

Wal-Mart profits fall as it ramps investment to fight Amazon

Discount retail giant Walmart updated investors Thursday on its latest gadgets and time-saving options aimed at luring shoppers away from arch-rival Amazon,...

California man 'killed girlfriend then threw her in trash'

California man 'killed girlfriend then threw her in trash'

Daniel Winkler, 36 (right), has been arrested and charged with murder in the stabbing death of his girlfriend, 37-year-old Angenai Terlouw (left), in Stockton, California,.

Paraglider has hard crash landing into a lake

Paraglider has hard crash landing into a lake

A hilarious video captures the moment a paraglider's lake landing goes terribly wrong after the cords on his chute twist, flipping him around before he slams into the water while onlookers laugh.

The Latest: White House says Cohn not resigning

The Latest: White House says Cohn not resigning

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EDT):12:45 p.m.The White House says reports that President Donald Trump's chief economic...

People killed in Barcelona van crash, attack protocol triggered - police

People killed in Barcelona van crash, attack protocol triggered - police

MADRID, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Catalonia's regional police said on Twitter that they had activated the protocol for attacks after a van mowed down people in...

Businessman has Britain's biggest car collection

Businessman has Britain's biggest car collection

Millionaire Rodger Dudding has amassed the biggest collection of classic cars in Britain after purchasing 350 vehicles. He keeps them in his garage in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire.

Chloe Ayling suspect's brother fights extradition to Italy

Chloe Ayling suspect's brother fights extradition to Italy

The image, released by Italian state police, appears to show Lukasz Herba with older sibling Michael Herba, who appeared before Westminster Magistrates Court today.

Chantel Jeffries dons red tube top at WeHo karaoke club

Chantel Jeffries dons red tube top at WeHo karaoke club

The 23-year-old DJ also fronts Khloé Kardashian's denim company, Good American

AP PHOTOS: Sweat and guts on display at CrossFit challenge

AP PHOTOS: Sweat and guts on display at CrossFit challenge

ROSTOCK, Germany (AP) - "Get back to the beast mode!" an observer shouts in the face of a sweating athlete. "Stop wallowing in self-pity!"In a nearby...

Hellman & Friedman explores insurance broker HUB stake sale-sources

Hellman & Friedman explores insurance broker HUB stake sale-sources

By Greg Roumeliotis, John Tilak and David FrenchAug 17 (Reuters) - Hellman & Friedman LLC is exploring the sale of a stake in HUB International Ltd in a...

Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse' hit for rare solar event

Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse' hit for rare solar event

It's a pop culture moment for the ages: crooner Bonnie Tyler will sing her mega-hit "Total Eclipse of the Heart" -- on a cruise ship -- before an actual...

Perrie Edwards looks smitten with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Perrie Edwards looks smitten with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Perrie Edwards couldn't resist flaunting her romance with Arsenal footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain once again on Thursday, as she shared a romantic snap of the pair.

Anna Faris offers insight on her split from Chris Pratt

Anna Faris offers insight on her split from Chris Pratt

Anna Faris has offered further insight into the breakdown of her marriage to Chris Pratt, as she took to the podcast My Favourite Murder on Tuesday.

FOREX-Dollar higher on euro woes, but capped by White House drama

FOREX-Dollar higher on euro woes, but capped by White House drama

By Dion RabouinNEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The dollar rose on Thursday, boosted by weakness in the euro after the European Central Bank's July policy...

Corpse flowers to bloom in Washington

Corpse flowers to bloom in Washington

A botanic garden on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol is expecting a stench in coming days as a trio of so-called corpse flowers is due to open and release an odor akin to the smell of rotting flesh.

Watford manager Marco Silva calls for deadline change

Watford manager Marco Silva calls for deadline change

Watford head coach Marco Silva is still looking to do plenty of business in the coming weeks even though he believes the transfer window should be closed before the season starts.

HBO regains control of hacked social media accounts

HBO regains control of hacked social media accounts

NEW YORK (AP) - HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company.The hacking...

Arkansas hotel frequented by mobsters in jeopardy of closing

Arkansas hotel frequented by mobsters in jeopardy of closing

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) - A landmark Arkansas hotel that was frequented by Al Capone and other mobsters is in jeopardy of closing.Safety concerns are...

Rugby-South Africa vs Argentina - Rugby Championship test

Rugby-South Africa vs Argentina - Rugby Championship test

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Factbox on Rugby Championship test between South Africa and Argentina: When: Aug. 19, 5 p.m. local (1500 GMT) Where: Nelson...

Rugby-Springboks can take next step in revival against listless Pumas

Rugby-Springboks can take next step in revival against listless Pumas

By Nick SaidPORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, Aug 17 (Reuters) - South Africa will take another step in their bid for redemption when they host struggling...

Texas girl nearly gets struck by lightning bolt

Texas girl nearly gets struck by lightning bolt

Texas teen Hannah Brooks was filming herself impersonating a weather reporter when the joke took a violent turn. Suddenly lightning strikes nearby throwing Hannah into a terrified reaction.

Devon hotelier arrested after hurling rocks and glass

Devon hotelier arrested after hurling rocks and glass

Shirley Bothroyd (pictured) was apprehended by police after they were called to the incident at the Bay Hotel in Teignmouth, Devon, last Thursday evening.

Deepening drought hits Ethiopia herders as millions go hungry

Deepening drought hits Ethiopia herders as millions go hungry

ROME, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Livestock are dying in parts of Ethiopia that are overwhelmingly reliant on their milk as deepening drought...

Germany's Lufthansa gets first say on Air Berlin asset sale-union

Germany's Lufthansa gets first say on Air Berlin asset sale-union

By Victoria Bryan and Maria SheahanBERLIN/FRANKFURT, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A first round of formal talks for the sale of insolvent German airline Air Berlin's ...

Pauline Hanson says security didn't check face in burqa

Pauline Hanson says security didn't check face in burqa

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says no security guards even asked to see her face as she walked into the Senate chamber wearing a burqa on Thursday afternoon.

Chinese girl falls from escalator handrail at 13 ft high

Chinese girl falls from escalator handrail at 13 ft high

This is the heart-stopping moment a young girl climbs onto an escalator handrail and falls to the ground in southeastern China. The incident took place on August 15.

Cory Bernardi slams Pauline Hanson's Senate burqa 'stunt'

Cory Bernardi slams Pauline Hanson's Senate burqa 'stunt'

A conservative senator who agrees with Pauline Hanson on Islam has slammed her for wearing a burqa in parliament. Cory Bernardi described the theatrics as an unparliamentary 'stunt' .

Marlie Packer scores two tries as England beat USA to reach semi-finals

Marlie Packer scores two tries as England beat USA to reach semi-finals

The Red Roses remain on course to defend their title in Dublin.

Harry Judd's expectant wife Izzy recalls pregnancy upset

Harry Judd's expectant wife Izzy recalls pregnancy upset

Harry Judd's wife Izzy has recalled her pregnancy heartbreak while speaking to MailOnline about conceiving her second baby naturally following her IVF trauma.

Apple Pay is removed from sites promoting neo-Nazis

Apple Pay is removed from sites promoting neo-Nazis

Apple is reported to have blocked three sites selling neo-Nazi apparel from using Apple Pay, after an anti-fascist protester was killed by a white supremacist in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Southampton to sign Wesley Hoedt, may keep Virgil van Dijk

Southampton to sign Wesley Hoedt, may keep Virgil van Dijk

Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino has refused to rule out a deal for Hoedt, while the St Mary's outfit are said to have lodged a £15million bid for the 23-year-old centre back, who has four caps for Holland.

Muslim senator Sam Dastyari says he doesn't like the burqa

Muslim senator Sam Dastyari says he doesn't like the burqa

A Labor senator who describes himself as a 'non-practising Muslim' says he doesn't like the burqa. Sam Dastyari says he has rejected that Islamic garb for 'my entire life'.

Delilah and Amelia Hamlin flaunt gym-honed abs in LA

Delilah and Amelia Hamlin flaunt gym-honed abs in LA

Delilah, 19, and Amelia, 16 Hamlin were sure to turn heads as they both dared to bare while enjoying a night out at Los Angeles' The Blind Dragon on Wednesday night

Transfer news LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal and more

Transfer news LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal and more

Time is running out to make new signings in this summer transfer window but there are still plenty of Premier League teams and European giants who are desperate for reinforcements.

Minnesota releases review on disputed Enbridge oil pipeline

Minnesota releases review on disputed Enbridge oil pipeline

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota regulators have released the final environmental review of Enbridge Energy's proposal to replace its aging Line 3 oil pipeline,...

Court denies appeal of man caught in texting sting

Court denies appeal of man caught in texting sting

MEDFORD, N.J. (AP) - A court has denied the appeal of a man convicted of attempting to lure a minor after a New Jersey mother posed as her teen daughter,...

The Latest: France issues list of products with tainted eggs

The Latest: France issues list of products with tainted eggs

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The Latest on the scandal in Europe over eggs, poultry and egg products contaminated with the pesticide Fipronil (all times...

Jessica Alba slips into black dress for LA theatre date

Jessica Alba slips into black dress for LA theatre date

She recently confirmed she's expecting a third child. But it was an adults' only outing for pregnant Jessica Alba and her handsome hubby as they left the kids at home to enjoy a night at the theatre.

Jake Quickenden confirms he will marry Danielle Fogarty

Jake Quickenden confirms he will marry Danielle Fogarty

Jake Quickenden proved his relationship with Danielle Fogarty is only going from strength to strength on Wednesday, as he revealed his future plans to propose.

Arizona baby becomes sick with botulism on first birthday

Arizona baby becomes sick with botulism on first birthday

Arizona baby Cole Hansberger could not sit up on the day of his first birthday last week. His mother rushed him to the emergency room and he was diagnosed with botulism.

Threat of more disaster looms in Sierra Leone amid burials

Threat of more disaster looms in Sierra Leone amid burials

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) - Sierra Leone's government has hired 600 grave diggers for the burials of hundreds of mudslide victims, officials said Thursday,...

Turkey bones may help trace fate of ancient cliff dwellers

Turkey bones may help trace fate of ancient cliff dwellers

DENVER (AP) - Researchers say they have found a new clue into the mysterious exodus of ancient cliff-dwelling people from the Mesa Verde area of Colorado...

U.S. labor market tightening; autos weigh on manufacturing

U.S. labor market tightening; autos weigh on manufacturing

By Lucia MutikaniWASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to near a six-month low last week, pointing...

Fiat teams up with BMW in race to build 'robotaxis'

Fiat teams up with BMW in race to build 'robotaxis'

Fiat Chrysler will join an alliance led by BMW to develop self-driving cars, intensifying a race by carmakers and technology companies to develop 'robotaxis' which can be called up via smartphone.

Hilarious gallery shows cats sleeping in tight spaces

Hilarious gallery shows cats sleeping in tight spaces

Owners have been sharing hilarious pictures of their cats squeezing into tight places. The cheeky critters managed to get into salads, car cup holders, shirt pockets and even a bra.

The most inexcusable restaurant habits revealed

The most inexcusable restaurant habits revealed

British diners have revealed the very worst restaurant habits of fellow customers. They say letting children run wild and paying the exact share of the bill is rude, according to a poll.

Minnesota football team is criticized for ‘pitfalls’ list

Minnesota football team is criticized for ‘pitfalls’ list

The document was released after a review found that Minnesota followed policy properly when it suspended ten football players last fall following an accusation of sexual assault.

Judge who dismissed same sex marriage challenges says courts cannot change law

Judge who dismissed same sex marriage challenges says courts cannot change law

Cases rejected on the grounds that while European law allows for governments to introduce gay marriage, it doesn´t compel them to do so.

Cyclist denies brake would have changed outcome of death crash

Cyclist denies brake would have changed outcome of death crash

Former courier Charlie Alliston was 18 years old when he hit Kim Briggs as she crossed Old Street, east London, last year.

Kate Beckinsale enjoys Hamilton musical in LA

Kate Beckinsale enjoys Hamilton musical in LA

She recently split from her aspiring actor toyboy lover Matt Rife, 21. So it was a solo date to the theatre for Kate Beckinsale, 44, who looked sombre at the opening night of Hamilton in Los Angeles.

Chanel No.5 is Britain's bestselling perfume for 25 years

Chanel No.5 is Britain's bestselling perfume for 25 years

Chanel No. 5 is The Perfume Shop's best-selling perfume for 25 years. Perfume expert Michael Edwards revealed its ingredients can instantly make a woman more attractive.

Police 'pram test' to fine drivers that block pavement

Police 'pram test' to fine drivers that block pavement

Officers in East Hertfordshire have taken to the streets armed with buggies (pictured) so they can fine motorists who do not leave enough space for buggies to pass by.

Copper, aluminium slip from multi-year highs on profit-taking

Copper, aluminium slip from multi-year highs on profit-taking

By Eric OnstadLONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Aluminium, copper and other base metals edged down from multi-year peaks on Thursday as some investors locked in...

MassMutual to sell Hong Kong business for $1.68 bln

MassMutual to sell Hong Kong business for $1.68 bln

Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S.-based insurer MassMutual said on Thursday it would sell its Hong Kong business to Yunfeng Financial Group and other Asian investors...

School minibus risks death with dangerous rail crossing

School minibus risks death with dangerous rail crossing

Cameras detecting unlawful railroad crossings by vehicles in West Sussex have caught more than 60 motorists risking their lives over the past month, including those in a school minibus.

Nadia Bartel flaunts figure in a lingerie-inspired dress

Nadia Bartel flaunts figure in a lingerie-inspired dress

The WAG proudly slipped into a lingerie-inspired bustier dress by Yeojin Bae at the soiree, held at Bronte Surf Life Saving Club, in Sydney

Cruel cyber criminals target stressed A-level students

Cruel cyber criminals target stressed A-level students

These cyber criminals create higher education sites with phishing emails to trick students into clicking on infected links, according to a security analyst at Forcepoint based in Austin, Texas.

Hilarious video shows horse riding in the back of a truck

Hilarious video shows horse riding in the back of a truck

A video posted online shows a brown horse riding in the back of a silver pickup truck in Oklahoma. The animal appeared unconcerned and relaxed and looked like he'd done it before.

Adults with bad eyesight have higher risk of dementia

Adults with bad eyesight have higher risk of dementia

Scientists at Stanford University said their findings provide the 'first evidence' of a strong link between poor vision and dementia.

The Walking Dead creators sue AMC for 'lowballing'

The Walking Dead creators sue AMC for 'lowballing'

Co-creator Robert Kirkman and series producers Glen Mazzara, David Alpert and Gale Anne Hurd were among those who filed the lawsuit against AMC in Los Angeles Superior Court (file photo of the show).

Alabama woman shows off her injuries in NBC 12 interview

Alabama woman shows off her injuries in NBC 12 interview

Lisa Theris, 25, said she spent 28 days desperately looking for a road or a person while the legally blind and completely naked radiology student survived on berries and mushrooms.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche: 'I've got a squad I believe in'

Burnley boss Sean Dyche: 'I've got a squad I believe in'

Having so far been rebuffed in attempts to sign Hull midfielder Sam Clucas and Leeds striker Chris Wood, the Clarets must consider whether to increase their bids in a market of rising fees,

Han Solo director Ron Howard shares image of Empire

Han Solo director Ron Howard shares image of Empire

The helmer shared a picture of the familiar helmet worn by its Imperial soldiers on Twitter. This means that Darth Vader or Anakin could appear in the movie.

Egypt blocks access to website of group supporting media

Egypt blocks access to website of group supporting media

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt has blocked internet access to the website of an international media watchdog that provides support for journalists and champions media...

Barcelona acknowledges interest in Coutinho and Dembele

Barcelona acknowledges interest in Coutinho and Dembele

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Barcelona is still after Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho and Borussia Dortmund forward Ousmane Dembele.Coutinho put in a...

Man is shot 2 days in a row and survives; gunman sought

Man is shot 2 days in a row and survives; gunman sought

QUARRYVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Police say a Pennsylvania man who shot another man in the chest and was upset he didn't die returned the next day and shot him in the...

Kourtney Kardashian and Justin Bieber meet up at church

Kourtney Kardashian and Justin Bieber meet up at church

The music superstar, 23, and the eldest Kardashian sister, 38, entered the Hillsong Church in Hollywood, California separately for their visit.

Judge resigns after calling counter-protesters 'snowflakes'

Judge resigns after calling counter-protesters 'snowflakes'

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) - A Georgia judge has resigned after being suspended for commenting online that opponents of Confederate monuments are "snowflakes"...

European shares end winning streak as banks, energy stocks fall

European shares end winning streak as banks, energy stocks fall

By Kit Rees and Helen ReidLONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - European shares broke their three-day winning streak on Thursday as banks fell following a set of...

Wall starts title defense with win at Paul Lawrie Match Play

Wall starts title defense with win at Paul Lawrie Match Play

BAD GRIESBACH, Germany (AP) - Anthony Wall holed a long birdie putt on No. 18 to begin the defense of his Paul Lawrie Match Play title with a 1-up victory...

Fed-fuelled banking stumble cuts short FTSE winning streak

Fed-fuelled banking stumble cuts short FTSE winning streak

By Helen ReidLONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Banks wilting on the prospect of slower U.S. rate hikes dented Britain's major share index on Thursday, and...

West Ham face competition for Lisbon's William Carvalho

West Ham face competition for Lisbon's William Carvalho

West Ham are facing competition from rival clubs for Sporting Lisbon's £36million-rated William Carvalho. Slaven Bilic is waiting for the thumbs up from Hammers co-chairman David Sullivan.

London mom advertises very demanding £100K nanny role

London mom advertises very demanding £100K nanny role

An unnamed mother has advertised for a nanny for her four children, offering international travel and Michelin star meals, but the candidate must work 11 hours a day, six days a week.

Chris Hughton claims Lewis Dunk can earn England call-up

Chris Hughton claims Lewis Dunk can earn England call-up

Brighton boss Chris Hughton refused to rule out a future England call-up for Lewis Dunk after tying the defender to a new lengthy contract. The 25-year-old agreed a five-year deal on Thursday.

Snapchat video seems to show day care worker hitting kids

Snapchat video seems to show day care worker hitting kids

The 10-second video was taken at the North Charleston United Methodist Church Learning Center, showing a female employee allegedly abusing children.

Alibaba profit nearly doubles on robust revenues

Alibaba profit nearly doubles on robust revenues

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said Thursday its net profit almost doubled in the latest quarter on the back of solid revenue growth in its core shopping...

Nationalists flocking to genetic ancestry tests

Nationalists flocking to genetic ancestry tests

American's fascination with heritage has seen a boom in the genetic testing industry - which now offers consumers the chance to learn their ancestry with a simple 'spit test' for just over $100.

Incredible technique allows scientists to erase memories

Incredible technique allows scientists to erase memories

Researchers from the University of California, Riverside developed the technique, which weakens connections between the nerve cells involved in forming certain memories (stock image).

Ringo Starr's black boots he wore on stage fetch £5,000

Ringo Starr's black boots he wore on stage fetch £5,000

Money can't buy you love but it can get you some of the 300 Beatles collectibles that are up for sale at the annual auction organised by The Beatles Shop in Liverpool. Pictured: Ringo Starr's suede boots.

Women are attracted to men who eat a lot of vegetables

Women are attracted to men who eat a lot of vegetables

Researchers at Macquarie University in Australia strengthened the link between scent and attraction and showed that a man's diet can make him smell more or less desirable to women.

Feds ease border crossings at Minnesota's Northwest Angle

Feds ease border crossings at Minnesota's Northwest Angle

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Federal authorities are rolling out a pilot program to make border crossing easier for travelers to the northernmost point of the lower 48...

Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite

Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Spacewalking cosmonauts have set free the world's first satellite made with a 3-D printer.Russians Fyodor Yurchikhin (FYOH-dor...

Utah National Guard soldier is killed in Afghanistan

Utah National Guard soldier is killed in Afghanistan

The Utah National Guard said the soldier who died was one of its members and that several others were among the wounded on Wednesday in the Achin district of the Nangarhar province.

Markets Right Now: Stocks slide on Wall Street

Markets Right Now: Stocks slide on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) - The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):11:45 a.m.Stocks are lower in midday trading as investors fail to get...

Retail sales steadies shaky sterling

Retail sales steadies shaky sterling

By Patrick GrahamLONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Sterling edged past 91 pence per euro on Thursday after a mixed batch of UK retail sales figures helped...

Doctor doesn't want his wife to have a mesh implant

Doctor doesn't want his wife to have a mesh implant

French doctors discuss the awkwardness of asking middle-aged women about the impact of their mesh implants on their sex lives, including talking about 'fellatio' and 'the clitoris with or without g-spot'.

Paul Clement has targets with Gylfi Sigurdsson funds

Paul Clement has targets with Gylfi Sigurdsson funds

Paul Clement says Swansea have 'multiple targets' as they plan to use the Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer cash by signing two or three players. The midfielder was sold to Everton for £45m.

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio reunite in Saint Tropez

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio reunite in Saint Tropez

The co-stars, who played Rose and Jack in the famous flick, recently reunited in Saint Tropez when Winslet, 41, supported her longtime friend, 42, at a gala for Leo's foundation in July.

Partial eclipse to be visible in Britain on Monday 

Partial eclipse to be visible in Britain on Monday 

A partial eclipse of the sun will be visible across the UK just before sunset on Monday - providing clouds do not get in the way - and experts predict the moon will block out 10 per cent of the sun's diameter.

Libya repatriates 135 Nigerian migrants

Libya repatriates 135 Nigerian migrants

Libyan authorities on Thursday repatriated 135 Nigerian migrants, including women and children, who had made failed attempts to cross the Mediterranean to...

First pitch hits photographer in the groin at Red Sox game

First pitch hits photographer in the groin at Red Sox game

Massachusetts teenager and competitive baseball player Jordan Leandre let his ceremonious first pitch at Boston's Fenway Park on Wednesday get away from him and hit Tony Capobianco in the groin.

Charlottesville marcher, 21: 'It was a fantastic time'

Charlottesville marcher, 21: 'It was a fantastic time'

Clark Canepa, 21, of St. Louis, Missouri has been identified as one of the marchers in Friday's white supremacist gathering in Charlottesville.

Elle Macpherson flaunts back muscles on Instagram

Elle Macpherson flaunts back muscles on Instagram

On Tuesday, Elle Macpherson, 53, revealed her famous frame in a backless one-piece swimsuit as she hit the beach for a casual stroll.

Dog owner kicks Jack Russell into the air in Liverpool

Dog owner kicks Jack Russell into the air in Liverpool

A man was caught on camera in Liverpool as he kicked his dog, sending him flying into the air. The terrified animal appears to try to run away but is pulled back by the lead by the owner.

Seven-year-old proves he's wizard on the basketball court

Seven-year-old proves he's wizard on the basketball court

The seven-year-old star, who has not been named, skillfully weaves two basketballs in and out of his legs, never losing control in a mind-blowing video filmed in Wisconsin.

The Latest: Maine Dems chair criticizes LePage over comments

The Latest: Maine Dems chair criticizes LePage over comments

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The Latest on Maine Gov. Paul LePage's comments that both sides are to blame for deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia (all...

Iowa woman who tried to vote twice for Trump gets probation

Iowa woman who tried to vote twice for Trump gets probation

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa woman charged with attempting to vote twice for Donald Trump last fall has been sentenced to two years of probation and a...

Barcelona agree £90m initial fee for Ousmane Dembele

Barcelona agree £90m initial fee for Ousmane Dembele

Barcelona have agreed an upfront fee of £90million with Borussia Dortmund for the transfer of Ousmane Dembele, according to reports in Spain.

Cash family: Keep Johnny's name away from 'hateful ideology'

Cash family: Keep Johnny's name away from 'hateful ideology'

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The children of Johnny Cash are asking white supremacists and other hate groups not to wear or use the country singer's name or...

German court orders stabbing suspect to mental hospital

German court orders stabbing suspect to mental hospital

BERLIN (AP) - A German court has ordered a 28-year-old man accused of stabbing four people at a train station, one of them fatally, to be held in a...

GM creditor trust drops settlement with ignition switch plaintiffs

GM creditor trust drops settlement with ignition switch plaintiffs

By Brendan PiersonNEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - In a blow to people suing General Motors Co over faulty ignition switches and other alleged vehicle defects,...

Barcelona news: Paulinho unveiled at Nou Camp

Barcelona news: Paulinho unveiled at Nou Camp

Paulinho has been unveiled as Barcelona's latest new signing at the Nou Camp following a £36.5m move from Chinese Super League club Guangzhou Evergrande.

Anthony Joshua: Instagram video shows a champions punch

Anthony Joshua: Instagram video shows a champions punch

Published on Nike trainer Jamie Reynolds' Instagram account, the current WBA, IBF and IBO World Heavyweight champion is seen punching in a gym, using cables as resistance.

Pauline Hanson's burqa stunt mocked by social media users

Pauline Hanson's burqa stunt mocked by social media users

Pauline Hanson's burqa stunt has sparked online ridicule with social media users posting their reactions to the controversial move and raking over the coals on Twitter and Facebook.

Paul Danan and Jemma Lucy have explosive row on CBB

Paul Danan and Jemma Lucy have explosive row on CBB

Paul Danan had to held back by fellow housemates during an explosive row with Jemma Lucy.

Olivia Munn puts on busty display on the Buddy Games set

Olivia Munn puts on busty display on the Buddy Games set

Olivia Munn certainly didn't look like a lady who was heartbroken as the beauty sizzled on the set of her upcoming movie, Buddy Games, in Vancouver, Canada, on Wednesday.

Mike Trout and the Angels are on a roll and in contention

Mike Trout and the Angels are on a roll and in contention

WASHINGTON (AP) - Mike Trout glanced around the clubhouse like he didn't want to leave anyone out.Shortstop Andrelton Simmons and first baseman C.J. Cron are...

Cleveland Clinic will pull event from Mar-a-Lago resort

Cleveland Clinic will pull event from Mar-a-Lago resort

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A leading U.S. hospital says it will pull an annual fundraiser from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort after all.The Cleveland Clinic had...

Euro zone yields dip on ECB and Fed caution

Euro zone yields dip on ECB and Fed caution

By John Geddie and Abhinav RamnarayanLONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Euro zone government bond yields fell across the board on Thursday after published remarks...

Walruses are turning up early in Alaska as sea ice shrinks

Walruses are turning up early in Alaska as sea ice shrinks

Hundreds of Pacific walruses came ashore to a barrier island on Alaska's northwest coast, in a phenomenon tied to climate warming and diminished Arctic Ocean sea ice.

Pauline Hanson shocks Senate wearing Islamic burqa

Pauline Hanson shocks Senate wearing Islamic burqa

One Nation party leader Pauline Hanson has shocked the Senate by walking into the chamber wearing a full black burqa on Thursday.

Girl 'lucky to be alive' after brain bleed in Cyprus 

Girl 'lucky to be alive' after brain bleed in Cyprus 

Shanna Newby, from Halifax, West Yorkshire, has been in and out of consciousness since the trip last week. She has also lost the use of her limbs.

Aliko Dangote wants to buy Arsenal and sack Arsene Wenger

Aliko Dangote wants to buy Arsenal and sack Arsene Wenger

Africa's richest man has expressed his desire to buy Arsenal and declared his first order of business would be to sack Arsene Wenger. He said: The first thing I would change is the coach.'

Trump's Joint Chiefs condemn racism after Charlottesville

Trump's Joint Chiefs condemn racism after Charlottesville

Joseph Dunford, Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff, said in Beijing: 'I can unambiguously say there is no place for racism and bigotry in the US military or in the United States as a whole.'

Kansas City fiery semi truck crash captured on video

Kansas City fiery semi truck crash captured on video

A video posted on Twitter captures the moment a semi truck is sent airborne before it catches fire on Interstate 435 in Overland Park, Kansas. The driver survived the crash with only minor burns.

Angelina Jolie treats daughters Shiloh and Vivienne in LA

Angelina Jolie treats daughters Shiloh and Vivienne in LA

The 42-year-old Oscar winner looked typically chic in a black maxidress and stylish Grecian-inspired sandals as she defiantly stepped out amid her personal strife.

Victoria Azarenka likely to miss US Open owing to personal reasons

Victoria Azarenka likely to miss US Open owing to personal reasons

The former world number one reached the fourth round at Wimbledon, six months after giving birth to her son Leo.

ICC rules jihadist liable for 2.7 mn euros for Timbuktu destruction

ICC rules jihadist liable for 2.7 mn euros for Timbuktu destruction

War crimes judges said Thursday that a Malian jihadist was liable for 2.7 million euros in personal damages for destroying Timbuktu's fabled shrines in 2012,...

Drunk Florida woman bites fisherman's lure then swims away

Drunk Florida woman bites fisherman's lure then swims away

A Florida fisherman told deputies that 22-year-old Alexandria Turner appeared to be intoxicated when she swam up to his fishing line and cursed him out.

Bachelor Matty J shocked Florence cheated before they kiss

Bachelor Matty J shocked Florence cheated before they kiss

Bachelor Matty J reveals his shock at Florence CHEATING...before the pair smooch on the couch

'Facebook group used by pro-Trump workers shut down'

'Facebook group used by pro-Trump workers shut down'

A pro-Trump anonymous Facebook forum used by the company's employees was reportedly shut down by CEO Mark Zuckerberg after the group had been used to harass others.

Migration trends shifting across Mediterranean region

Migration trends shifting across Mediterranean region

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - At the height of Europe's recent migration crisis, more than 7,000 people landed every day at the Greek islands that face Turkey....

Bianca Gascoigne and CJ Meeks put on a loved up display

Bianca Gascoigne and CJ Meeks put on a loved up display

She's currently training for a charity boxing match against Katie Price.But model Bianca Gascoigne, 30, still found time to get playful with boyfriend CJ Meeks while leaving a gym on Wednesday.

Van crashes into dozens of people in Barcelona - police

Van crashes into dozens of people in Barcelona - police

MADRID, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A van crashed into dozens of people in the centre of Barcelona on Thursday and several people were injured, police in the...

Ex-Olympic cycling champ Sanchez fails doping test

Ex-Olympic cycling champ Sanchez fails doping test

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) - Former Olympic cycling champion Samuel Sanchez was suspended on Thursday after failing an out-of-competition doping test.The...

Sanctions on Kashmiri militant group unjustified -Pakistan

Sanctions on Kashmiri militant group unjustified -Pakistan

By Asif ShahzadISLAMABAD, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Pakistan's Foreign Ministry on Thursday said Islamabad was disappointed over what it termed the unjustified...

CANADA STOCKS-TSX barely higher as bank gains offset slips in miners

CANADA STOCKS-TSX barely higher as bank gains offset slips in miners

TORONTO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index edged higher on Thursday, as declines in mining stocks partly offset gains for several heavyweight...

N.Korea posters boast U.S. in "strike range" of missiles

N.Korea posters boast U.S. in "strike range" of missiles

SEOUL, Aug 17 (Reuters) - North Korea released propaganda posters on Thursday boasting that the U.S. mainland "is within our strike range!" and condemning...

Home and Away's Johnny Ruffo reveals he has brain cancer

Home and Away's Johnny Ruffo reveals he has brain cancer

Former Home and Away star Johnny Ruffo has revealed he will be undergoing treatment for brain cancer, just days after posting photos of his surgical scars from emergency surgery.

Kidnapping of model Chloe Ayling masterminded by Polish brothers, court told

Kidnapping of model Chloe Ayling masterminded by Polish brothers, court told

Lukasz Herba, 30, and his 36-year-old brother Michal Herba, are alleged to have been part of a group calling itself Black Death.

Grenfell hero is gutted at A-level results

Grenfell hero is gutted at A-level results

Rory Walsh, 18, spent all night co-ordinating the mass of donations and helped families driven from their homes find shelter before heading into Richmond College and sitting an exam.

Geraldton woman with child on lap blew 4x over legal limit

Geraldton woman with child on lap blew 4x over legal limit

A woman in Geraldton last night was pulled over by police for driving with a two-year-old child on her lap, and blew four times over the legal blood alcohol limit on a roadside breath test.

Newport model Katrina Foster glassed in bar by love rival

Newport model Katrina Foster glassed in bar by love rival

Katrina Foster (pictured), from Newport, South Wales, suffers vicious assault by her ex-partner's new girlfriend Emma Davies.

Suspect falls to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port

Suspect falls to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A suspected car thief led police on a chase across Los Angeles before he ditched the vehicle and climbed to the top of a loading crane at...

Arizona mother turns Confederate monument into trophy

Arizona mother turns Confederate monument into trophy

Rebecca McHood, 37, a Gilbert-based activist, said she performed the stunt out of 'outrage' against Donald Trump's press conference on the violence in Charlottesville.

EXPERT VIEWS-How can Sierra Leone learn from mudslide to avert future deaths?

EXPERT VIEWS-How can Sierra Leone learn from mudslide to avert future deaths?

DAKAR, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A mudslide which devastated Sierra Leone's capital Freetown this week, killing about 400 people and leaving...

Boffelli preferred to Moroni on the wing for Argentina

Boffelli preferred to Moroni on the wing for Argentina

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Wing Emiliano Boffelli will earn a third cap for Argentina after he was named as one of three changes by...

Iranian opposition leader ends hunger strike, wants public trial - report

Iranian opposition leader ends hunger strike, wants public trial - report

ANKARA, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Iranian opposition leader Mehdi Karroubi called off his hunger strike on Thursday after authorities accepted one of his demands...

Elyse Knowles unrecognisable at the Myer Spring Social 

Elyse Knowles unrecognisable at the Myer Spring Social 

She's recently traded the catwalk for a building site, adding a down-to-earth look to go with her new occupation.

Record number of prison officers recruited amid jails safety drive

Record number of prison officers recruited amid jails safety drive

The Government says they are on track to meet a target of adding 2,500 new officers by the end of next year.

Dog Drone promises to walk your dog using GPS

Dog Drone promises to walk your dog using GPS

Huddersfield based online retailer Drones Direct claim to have modified a popular automated aerial vehicle that allow dog walkers to set a GPS route via a smartphone app which the drone will follow

Haddington teen scarred after drain cleaner attack

Haddington teen scarred after drain cleaner attack

Molly Young, from Haddington, East Lothian, left scarred for life after an acid attack by a love rival, has revealed the scars she will be left with for the rest of her life.

Detained, ailing Iran opposition leader ends hunger strike

Detained, ailing Iran opposition leader ends hunger strike

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The son of Iranian opposition leader Mahdi Karroubi, under house arrest since 2011, says his father has ended a hunger...

Settlement reached in ACLU lawsuit against CIA interrogation

Settlement reached in ACLU lawsuit against CIA interrogation

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union against two psychologists involved in...

New Egyptian law to allow companies to register within hours

New Egyptian law to allow companies to register within hours

By Eric KnechtCAIRO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Egypt is hoping that long-awaited regulations approved on Thursday to its new investment code will draw in fresh...

Trump mulling lifting status of Cyber Command - sources

Trump mulling lifting status of Cyber Command - sources

By Idrees Ali and Warren StrobelWASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is close to making a decision to elevate the status of the ...

Little Mix announce release of Reggaeton Lento

Little Mix announce release of Reggaeton Lento

Little Mix have seemingly taken inspiration from Justin Bieber's recent Despacito success after nabbing a spot on Latin American boyband CNCO's track.

Chantal Monaghan suffers wardrobe malfunction at Myer show

Chantal Monaghan suffers wardrobe malfunction at Myer show

She's one of Australia's up-and-coming models who can count Gigi Hadid among her acquaintances.

Chloe Khan jets out of Barcelona with mystery man

Chloe Khan jets out of Barcelona with mystery man

Chloe Khan seemed to be putting her operation ordeal behind her on Wednesday, as she jetted out of Barcelona after enjoying a sun-soaked break there.

Mother stunned to find a set of DENTURES taped to a tree

Mother stunned to find a set of DENTURES taped to a tree

Lois Slocombe came across the pair of teeth (pictured), fastened in a waterproof bag and taped to a tree on Hoylake Drive in Skegness, alongside the note: 'Have you lost your teeth?'

Tap into 'The Aldi Effect' and save on your grocery bill

Tap into 'The Aldi Effect' and save on your grocery bill

Budget experts have revealed that you can cut the cost of groceries by simply splitting up your shopping, paying in cash and distinguishing between what you really need and what you want.

Caprice flaunts figure 20 years after similar snap

Caprice flaunts figure 20 years after similar snap

Caprice, 45, has proved that she hasn't aged a day in twenty years thanks to a sizzling bikini-clad snap which saw her recreating a saucy image from 1997.

FIFA's World Player of the Year shortlist

FIFA's World Player of the Year shortlist

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will be duelling for the title of world's best footballer after their names once again headed the shortlist on Thursday for The Best FIFA Men's Player.

Proposed U.S. aid cuts threaten 'disaster' for world's poor - foundation head

Proposed U.S. aid cuts threaten 'disaster' for world's poor - foundation head

By Laurie GoeringLONDON, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Aid to help developing countries fight poverty, hunger, disease and climate change is likely...

EMERGING MARKETS-LatAm currencies slip as U.S. data triggers profit-taking

EMERGING MARKETS-LatAm currencies slip as U.S. data triggers profit-taking

By Bruno Federowski SAO PAULO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Latin American currencies slipped on Thursday as stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data drove...

Normandy's D-Day beaches invaded by green algae

Normandy's D-Day beaches invaded by green algae

By Geert De ClercqCOURSEULLES-SUR-MER, France, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Normandy's D-Day beaches, where Allied troops landed in June 1944 to free Europe of Nazi...

Woman who shot and killed wife was abusing her for years

Woman who shot and killed wife was abusing her for years

Felicia Dormans and Laura Bluestein had been discussing a separation when Laura fatally shot Felicia in the face in their Mount Holly, New Jersey, home on August 6, authorities said.

Woman arrested for doing cocaine off iPhone outside school

Woman arrested for doing cocaine off iPhone outside school

Christina Hester, 39, was waiting in a middle school parent pick-up line when she allegedly snorted cocaine through a straw off her iPhone in Fort Myers, Florida, on Tuesday.

Pistorios prosecutor willing to take case against Mugabe

Pistorios prosecutor willing to take case against Mugabe

South African police have issued a red alert to prevent Robert Mugabe's wife Grace from leaving the country after the 47-year-old was accused of assaulting a model.

'Soft' Irish border plan will let EU migrants into UK

'Soft' Irish border plan will let EU migrants into UK

Government plans state that EU nationals will be free to enter via the Irish border without extra checks - but the blueprint also implies that visas will not be required at other ports.

European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues

European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend:___ ENGLAND The 90,000-capacity Wembley Stadium hosts its...

Graves to be moved after 40 years under a Kentucky road

Graves to be moved after 40 years under a Kentucky road

FREEBURN, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky county has pledged to support a family's reunion with its ancestors after their graves were paved over with a road.Pike...

Eneco investor group does not expect Dutch govt to block $3.1 bln sale

Eneco investor group does not expect Dutch govt to block $3.1 bln sale

By Toby SterlingAMSTERDAM, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A large majority of the cities who own Dutch energy company Eneco will likely decide to sell their stakes,...

Cook, Root lead England recovery

Cook, Root lead England recovery

BIRMINGHAM, England, Aug 17 (Reuters) - England recovered from a typically stuttering start with the bat in their first day-night test to move on to 108 for...

US STOCKS-Wall St falls on concerns over Trump's pro-growth policy

US STOCKS-Wall St falls on concerns over Trump's pro-growth policy

By Sruthi Shankar and Tanya AgrawalAug 17 (Reuters) - U.S stocks were lower in choppy late morning trading on Thursday as investors worried about President ...

Athletics-Bolt reveals injury details and rounds on doubters

Athletics-Bolt reveals injury details and rounds on doubters

LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Usain Bolt delivered a rebuke those who questioned whether he really suffered an injury in his farewell race at the World...

House Democrats push for Congress to censure Trump

House Democrats push for Congress to censure Trump

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (pictured), Rep Jerry Nadler and Rep Bonnie Watson-Coleman introduced the legislation requesting Trump be formally reprimanded on Wednesday.

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: `When will you be Prime Minister?´

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: `When will you be Prime Minister?´

The Labour leader was visiting Rossendale in Lancashire on his summer tour of marginal seats.

Lilly Becker dotes over son Amadeus in Ibiza

Lilly Becker dotes over son Amadeus in Ibiza

Lilly Becker, 41, embraced summer chic in a pair of flowing neon trousers as she doted on sweet son Amadeus, 7, in Ibiza.

Grammy-winning singer arrested for bringing drugs into Guam

Grammy-winning singer arrested for bringing drugs into Guam

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) - Grammy Award-winning singer Yvonne Elliman-Alexander and her husband were arrested in Guam and charged with illegal drug possession.The...

Walmart's online sales soar as it seeks to catch Amazon

Walmart's online sales soar as it seeks to catch Amazon

NEW YORK (AP) - Walmart's recent spending spree to try to catch up to Amazon seems to be paying off.The world's largest retailer said Thursday that online...

Azarenka says she might skip US Open because of child issue

Azarenka says she might skip US Open because of child issue

Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka says her participation in the U.S. Open is in doubt because she might not be able to bring her son with...

Audio of last call from Scott Peterson to wife Laci

Audio of last call from Scott Peterson to wife Laci

The premiere of the new six-part docuseries 'The Murder of Laci Peterson' recounted the final moments between Scott Peterson and his wife before her remains were found in California.

Another suspect in large Jamaican lottery scam apprehended

Another suspect in large Jamaican lottery scam apprehended

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Authorities have caught another suspect in a Jamaican lottery scam that bilked mostly elderly Americans out of millions of dollars.Akil...

CSX's Hunter Harrison bashes U.S. trade groups over rail complaints

CSX's Hunter Harrison bashes U.S. trade groups over rail complaints

By Eric M. JohnsonAug 17 (Reuters) - CSX Corp Chief Executive Hunter Harrison hit back at dozens of trade groups that urged a federal probe into service...

Still a lot to be done in Brexit negotiations, PM admits

Still a lot to be done in Brexit negotiations, PM admits

Reports have suggested the second phase of talks could be delayed until December.

One trend three styles: The best wide-leg trousers

One trend three styles: The best wide-leg trousers

This week, FEMAIL picks out our favourite three styles of wide-leg trousers.They are suitable for both casual and formal occasions this season. Choose between sleek and pleated silhouettes

North Korea shows the Capitol obliterated by red missiles

North Korea shows the Capitol obliterated by red missiles

The illustrated posters sees Pyongyang warheads destroying the Capitol Building in Washington DC, and dozens of bombs falling over a burning map of the U.S.

Robert E. Lee's relative 'fine' with removal of statues

Robert E. Lee's relative 'fine' with removal of statues

Robert E. Lee V, 54, from Washington DC, condemned the violence displayed by 'alt-right' neo-Nazi and white supremacists in Charlottesville.

Is this the perfect forever home?

Is this the perfect forever home?

The perfect home (pictured) should be detached and boast four bedrooms. A detailed study also found we want a property with a driveway, a play room and somewhere to hang the washing.

The Chase's Anne Hegerty reveals secret battle with autism

The Chase's Anne Hegerty reveals secret battle with autism

Anne Hegerty, 59, is known for being The Governess in ITV quiz show The Chase. Today she spoke candidly about her battle with autism, which once left her jobless and on benefits.

Sarah Harding and Sam Thompson give out killer nominations

Sarah Harding and Sam Thompson give out killer nominations

In scenes to air on Thursday night;s episode of CBB, Sarah Harding will be given the role of a 'secret murderer' and will have to give two housemates a killer nominations.

The Latest: Lawyers for South Africa model consider court

The Latest: Lawyers for South Africa model consider court

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - The Latest on the assault allegation against Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe (all times local):3:25 p.m.A group assisting the young...

Farmer took his own life because of falling milk prices

Farmer took his own life because of falling milk prices

A tearful widow has opened up about the moment falling milk prices caused her husband to crack, and eventually take his own life over the fear of losing his farm, west of Melbourne.

Real Madrid starts title defense way ahead of Barcelona

Real Madrid starts title defense way ahead of Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - It's been a long, long time since Real Madrid felt this good going into the Spanish league season.Madrid displaced Barcelona as the...

Azarenka could miss U.S. Open due to custody battle

Azarenka could miss U.S. Open due to custody battle

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Two-time grand slam winner Victoria Azarenka said on Thursday she may withdraw from the U.S. Open as she is unwilling to part with her son...

Brother of suspect in UK model kidnap plot denies involvement - lawyer

Brother of suspect in UK model kidnap plot denies involvement - lawyer

LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A man accused of being part of a plot to kidnap a British model in Milan denied any involvement in the alleged scheme and will...

Wildfire-plagued Portugal declares public calamity as braces for more

Wildfire-plagued Portugal declares public calamity as braces for more

LISBON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Parts of Portugal, beset by its deadliest summer of wildfires in living memory, were declared in a state of public calamity on...

Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug succeeds in key trial (Aug 16)

Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug succeeds in key trial (Aug 16)

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Novo Nordisk A/S said on Wednesday its diabetes drug met the main goal of reducing glucose levels in patients in a key late-stage trial,...

Self healing skin brings Terminator robots one step closer

Self healing skin brings Terminator robots one step closer

Researchers at Vrije Universiteit Brussels have created a polymer that can be repaired after being heated and cooled which could allows robots to recover from any damage they sustain.

Spanish police crack gang moving migrants on jet-skis

Spanish police crack gang moving migrants on jet-skis

Spanish police on Thursday said they had shut down a gang charging migrants 5,000 euros each to bring them across from Morocco via the Strait of Gibraltar on...

Patients forced to sleep on mixed-sex NHS wards TREBLES

Patients forced to sleep on mixed-sex NHS wards TREBLES

In July alone a total of 908 patients were put on mixed sex wards in England - 205 every week. This is the second highest rate since October – only January was worse at 1,036 patients.

Love Island's Montana Brown shows off abs in Los Angeles

Love Island's Montana Brown shows off abs in Los Angeles

The Love Island beauty put the split well and truly behind her when she headed to her Soul Cycle class in West Hollywood, California on Thursday.

Overall champion Hirscher breaks ankle, out for 6 weeks

Overall champion Hirscher breaks ankle, out for 6 weeks

VIENNA (AP) - Six-time overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher has broken his left ankle and will be in a cast for six weeks.The Austrian ski federation...

Froome favored to end run of 2nd places at Spanish Vuelta

Froome favored to end run of 2nd places at Spanish Vuelta

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - After winning the Tour de France for a fourth time, Chris Froome will try to break his run of second-place finishes at the Spanish...

Ric Flair still in 'critical condition' after surgery

Ric Flair still in 'critical condition' after surgery

WWE legend Ric Flair is still in critical condition after his surgery on Monday. The former wrestler's fiancee Wendy Barlow gave an update on Flair's condition via statement on Facebook.

Danielle Lloyd joins sons for a kickabout in Birmingham

Danielle Lloyd joins sons for a kickabout in Birmingham

She's due to give birth to her fourth child any day now. But heavily pregnant Danielle Lloyd, 33, was full of energy as she joined fiance Michael O'Neill and her three sons for a sporty visit to a Birmingham park.

The US Air Force preparing mysterious X-37B space plane

The US Air Force preparing mysterious X-37B space plane

The upcoming mission - known as Orbital Test Vehicle-5 - is due to lift off from Launch Complex 39A at Nasa's Kennedy Space Centre in Florida.

Rio Ferdinand wears wedding ring from late wife Rebecca

Rio Ferdinand wears wedding ring from late wife Rebecca

The former footballer, 38, shared a selfie to his Instagram as he enjoyed a glass of wine in the sun - with the band given to him by his late wife firmly visible on his hand.

Man 'kills himself with a shotgun tying trigger to penis'

Man 'kills himself with a shotgun tying trigger to penis'

The 30-year-old man's body was found with the gun between his legs and the trigger tied to his genitals when his flatmates returned to their home in Murcia, Spain, and noticed the smell.

Global warming 'is causing the Alps to crumble'

Global warming 'is causing the Alps to crumble'

This weekend, St Johann im Pongau, Austria (pictured) was hit by a large rock slide, blocking a major road with clearing and reparation works expected to last at least three weeks.

CovertBand tracking system hijacks smart devices to record

CovertBand tracking system hijacks smart devices to record

Researchers from the University of Washington remotely hijacked smart devices to play music embedded with repeating pulses that tracked someone's position.

Police say thieves steal Venezuela zoo animals to eat them

Police say thieves steal Venezuela zoo animals to eat them

Animals of ten species, including collared peccaries, tapirs (pictured) and a buffalo, have been stolen from the Zulia Metropolitan Zoological Park in Maracaibo near the Colombian border.

Bonnie Tyler perform Total Eclipse Of Heart during eclipse

Bonnie Tyler perform Total Eclipse Of Heart during eclipse

Bonnie Tyler, 66, is set to perform her hit song Total Eclipse of the Heart during a solar eclipse next week

Irish tourist shot dead by gang in Mexico

Irish tourist shot dead by gang in Mexico

The Irishman, 29, was with his American girlfriend - from Tucson, Arizona - in a Lazaro Cardenas petrol station when an armed gang demanded his car. He was shot trying to defend his girlfriend.

Correction: Illinois School Funding story

Correction: Illinois School Funding story

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - In a story Aug. 16 about a school-funding issue in the Illinois General Assembly, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name...

Barcelona forward Suarez out 4 weeks with right knee injury

Barcelona forward Suarez out 4 weeks with right knee injury

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - After losing Neymar for good, Barcelona will also face the first month of the Spanish league season without Luis Suarez.Barcelona...

US stocks slide after results from Wal-Mart and Cisco

US stocks slide after results from Wal-Mart and Cisco

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are lower Thursday morning as investors fail to get excited by quarterly reports from big names like retailer Wal-Mart and...

Officer who shot 13-year-old feared gunfight

Officer who shot 13-year-old feared gunfight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The white Ohio police officer who fatally shot a black 13-year-old boy after a suspected robbery last year feared a "gun fight" with...

Three-bedroom house goes up for sale and causes a big stir

Three-bedroom house goes up for sale and causes a big stir

The house, in County Cork, Ireland, was placed for sale online. The ad claims the property needs some 'modernisation' work, but that is not the reason why it has caused such a stir.

Vermont man charged with spraying manure on patrol car

Vermont man charged with spraying manure on patrol car

A Vermont man has been charged with spraying liquid manure on a U.S. Customs and Border Protection car two miles south of the Canadian border. The man was upset about 'illegals'.

Trump decries monument removals and `history being ripped apart´

Trump decries monument removals and `history being ripped apart´

The US president also slammed fellow Republicans who have criticised his statements on race and politics.

Hackers take over HBO's social media accounts

Hackers take over HBO's social media accounts

An organization that identifies itself as OurMine hacked into the Facebook and Twitter accounts belonging to HBO as well as its hit show Game of Thrones (above). Inset image shows Westworld.

Royal Tunbridge Wells in uproar as 500 swingers takeover

Royal Tunbridge Wells in uproar as 500 swingers takeover

More than 500 revellers are set to attend Flamefest in Royal Tunbridge Wells for the three-day festival which promises an outdoor S&M dungeon and 'adult play area'.

8 charged in Thailand's latest case of insulting monarchy

8 charged in Thailand's latest case of insulting monarchy

BANGKOK (AP) - A legal aid group in Thailand says at least eight people have been charged with insulting the monarchy for allegedly burning portraits of...

French President Macron backs anti-racism movement in US

French President Macron backs anti-racism movement in US

PARIS (AP) - French President Emmanuel Macron is offering his support to anti-racism protesters in what he described a collective, historic battle against...

Cyclist accused of killing a mother-of-two blamed her

Cyclist accused of killing a mother-of-two blamed her

Charlie Alliston, 20, had used a similar bike around London for eight months before he smashed into Kim Briggs, 44, as she tried to cross Old Street, east London, on her lunch break in February 2016.

Property developer who stalked two exes avoids jail

Property developer who stalked two exes avoids jail

David Bryson, 41, of Strathaven, Lanarkshire, had got into relationships with Heather Munro and Ciara Nelson, 32, after contacting them through Facebook and dating websites.

Syrian activist who fled to France dies aged 44

Syrian activist who fled to France dies aged 44

Syrian actress-turned-activist Fadwa Suleiman, who fled to France after taking part in the 2011 uprising against President Bashar al-Assad, died in Paris...

Holly Willoughby and Philip Schofield do shots in Portugal

Holly Willoughby and Philip Schofield do shots in Portugal

The pair giggled as they nursed large glasses of wine and partied with fellow ITV stars, The Chase's Bradley Walsh and Dragon's Den star Peter Jones.

Anti-Muslim Australian senator wears burqa in Parliament

Anti-Muslim Australian senator wears burqa in Parliament

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - An Australian senator provoked an angry backlash from lawmakers by wearing a burqa in Parliament on Thursday as part of her...

Aaron Smith offered to buy his mystery lover's silence

Aaron Smith offered to buy his mystery lover's silence

Video showing Smith and the mystery lawyer leaving a family toilet at a New Zealand airport after getting intimate made headlines last year, leading to an apology from the rugby star.

Ex-Esurance worker alleges discrimination in South Dakota

Ex-Esurance worker alleges discrimination in South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A former Esurance call center worker in South Dakota is suing the insurance company alleging discrimination and harassment because...

US STOCKS-Wall St pares losses after Cohn resignation rumor knock-down

US STOCKS-Wall St pares losses after Cohn resignation rumor knock-down

NEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks pared losses in choppy, late-morning trading Thursday as rumors circulating that Gary Cohn is resigning as...

Britain's female wrestlers grapple with acceptance

Britain's female wrestlers grapple with acceptance

LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - By day, Claire Heafford works as a personal trainer but, once every few weeks, she dons a mask and takes on the role of "Rag Doll"...

Girls who opt out of HPV jab are being ‘intimated’

Girls who opt out of HPV jab are being ‘intimated’

The Alliance for Natural Health International says it received reports those refusing the HPV jab are being 'intimidated' and has shared a refusal letter template for parents to send to schools.

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