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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

LaMia - a look into the company who ferried the Chapecoense team to their final destination

Chapecoense Colombia plane crash: The brief but troubled history of LaMia

Chapecoense Colombia plane crash: The brief but troubled history of LaMia

Airline was only founded in 2009 but has been dogged by problems since its creation

350 victims report child sex abuse in football

350 people report child sex abuse in football

350 people report child sex abuse in football

Police have said that 350 people have come forward claiming they were sexually abused as a child

German spy and gay porn actor arrested over bomb plot

German spy and gay porn actor arrested over Islamist bomb plot

German spy and gay porn actor arrested over Islamist bomb plot

A German spy who was using an Islamist militant chat room to plan a bomb attack, also used his chat room name in gay porn films

WATCH Dad creates American Ninja Warrior obstacle course for his daughter

WATCH Dad creates American Ninja Warrior obstacle course for his daughter

WATCH Dad creates American Ninja Warrior obstacle course for his daughter

A father has created an American Ninja Warrior obstacle course for his five-year-old daughter, and is now raising money to build more

Chapecoense crash: Lamia plane 'was only designed for short distances'

Chapecoense crash: Lamia plane 'was only designed for short distances'

Charter plane was only used as a 'plan B' because request for direct Airbus 320 flight was blocked, reports claim

2000-year-old scroll containing the 'first reference to Jesus' is authenticated

2000-year-old scroll containing the 'first reference to Jesus' is authenticated

2000 year old scroll containing the 'first reference to Jesus' is authenticated

Experts have confirmed that an ancient set of scrolls are genuine and include words and symbols relating to Christianity and Judaism, as well as a portrait of Jesus

Brexit: UK future has to be focused on more than GDP, insists thinktank director

Brexit: UK future has to be focused on more than GDP, insists thinktank director

Brexit: UK future has to be focused on more than GDP, insists thinktank director

This follows the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, warning against "division and despair" if the government's plan is to focus on money rather than people

The Internet goes into meltdown over an interview between staunch Republican Tomi Lahren and The Daily Show host Trevor Noah

Watch Donald Trump supporter Tomi Lahren endure car crash interview with Daily Show host Trevor Noah

Trump supporter endures car crash interview on the Daily Show

Staunch Republican Tomi Lahren and The Daily Show host Trevor Noah had an interview over the Black Lives Matter movement

Study on monkeys could lead to better HIV treatment

Has a monkey study unlocked the door to HIV cure?

Has a monkey study unlocked the door to HIV cure?

A drug usually taken for intestine conditions appears to also combat HIV in monkeys, and it is hoped it can be used in humans

Venomous spiders are invading British homes

Venomous spiders are invading British homes

Venomous spiders are invading British homes

The false widow has increased in numbers due to a mild autumn, in some severe cases bites from the spider can leave people in hospital

Leaked documents suggest Home Office wanted children of illegal immigrants to be last choice for school places

Theresa May planned to block school places for illegal immigrant children, leaked letters suggest

Theresa May 'planned to block school places for illegal immigrant children'

The BBC claims to have seen Cabinet letters which suggest Theresa May's department wanted schools to withdraw places for children if their families weren't legally in the UK

Football sex abuse: police referrals higher than opening days of Jimmy Savile scandal

Football sex abuse: police referrals almost 400% higher than opening days of Jimmy Savile scandal

Football sex abuse: police referrals higher than opening days of Jimmy Savile

The NSPCC revealed there had been a "staggering amount" of calls to the football helpline, and and an increasing number of police referrals

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Nigel Farage: I've no desire to move to America

Nigel Farage: I've no desire to move to America

Farage tells Sam Delaney he hasn't pitched for ambassadorial job - but he's coy on his long-term career plans

George Galloway: I'm ready to return to the Labour party and fight the SNP

George Galloway: I'm ready to return to the Labour party and fight the SNP

Our presenter said his expulsion from the Labour party was 'unjust' and demanded it be rescinded

Man walks off with bucket of gold worth £1.6 million from an armoured van

Man walks off with bucket of gold worth £1.6 million from armoured van

Man walks off with bucket of gold worth £1.6 million from armoured van

A man in New York has stolen a bucket of gold worth £1.28 million from a truck in daylight, taking an hour to get it to his own van

George Galloway: Donald Trump supporters will start civil war if recount brings Hillary Clinton victory

George Galloway: Trump voters will start civil war if Clinton wins on recount

George said 'Trumpters are fairly boisterous' and recount could cause huge problems while chatting to John Le Boutillier

Inventor of the McDonald's Big Mac dies, aged 98

Inventor of the McDonald's Big Mac dies, aged 98

Inventor of the McDonald's Big Mac dies, aged 98

Michael "Jim" Delligatti died on Monday, he invented the Big Mac almost 50 years ago

Man who paid for his terrorist nephew's rifle recognised it from playing Call of Duty

Man accused of buying terrorist nephew a sniper rifle recognised it from Call of Duty

Man accused of buying terrorist nephew's gun recognised it from Call of Duty

Syed Hoque is accused of paying for his nephew to buy a sniper rifle, which he says he only recognised from popular computer game

Sorry Jeremy Corbyn but, as a Cuban, your view of Fidel Castro is deeply insulting

Sorry Jeremy Corbyn but, as a Cuban, your view of Castro is deeply insulting

To all those lauding Castro, I can tell you his legacy is one of fear, misery and firing squads

Norbert Hofer - an aeronautical engineer set to streamline Austrian politics

Forget Marine Le Pen - Norbert Hofer is the far-right leader we should be worried about

Forget Marine Le Pen - this is the far-right leader we should be worried about

Norbert Hofer has a very real chance of becoming Austria's next president, and some of his beliefs make Marine Le Pen look moderate

Another Colombia air crash reported hours after Chapecoense disaster

Another Colombia air crash reported hours after Chapecoense disaster

Goods plane crashes in Villavicencio, leaving four injured

Parents try to cure HIV positive baby with snake venom, leaving the child brain damaged

Parents try to cure HIV+ baby with snake venom, leaving the child brain damaged

Parents try to cure HIV+ baby with snake venom, leaving child brain damaged

A couple have been charged in Dusseldorf with aggravated negligence, after failing to tell doctors they were HIV+ during the pregnancy

WATCH Cyclist rides on a narrow railing at the top of Kolnbrein Dam

WATCH Cyclist riding safety railing on Kolnbrein Dam

WATCH Cyclist riding safety railing on Kolnbrein Dam

Fabio Wilmer rode his bike along the top of a safety railing which was at the top of a 200 metre high dam, it took him seven attempts to complete the ride

'No one is sure what will happen' - Editor reveals uncertainty surrounding Austrian president vote

Victory for Muslim-hating Norbert Hofer in Austrian election 'wouldn't be so bad'

Win for Muslim-hating Norbert Hofer in Austrian election 'wouldn't be so bad'

Thomas Mayer, the European editor of the Der Standard newspaper, told Julia Hartley-Brewer 'no one is sure what will happen' when the polling stations open

RBS stress test failure: 'A lot of banks now find themselves in an induced coma'

RBS and other banks are in 'an induced coma'

Mike Ingram tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that high interest rates are preventing banks from saving for a rainy day

'Social media companies are completely irresponsible and need to admit there is a problem', says CHIS

Tech companies turning a blind eye to child sexting, says campaigner John Carr

Tech companies turning a blind eye to child sexting, says campaigner

John Carr says tech firms are perfectly capable of stamping out the problem - but they don't want to

Scottish independence support plunges to lowest level since 2014 referendum

Scottish independence support plunges to lowest level since 2014 referendum

56% of Scots want to remain in the UK, YouGov figures suggest

Angela Merkel and Donald Tusk's 'saber-rattling' only adds to EU uncertainty, says news editor

EU may have collapsed by time Brexit negotiations start, suggests Guido Fawkes editor

'EU may have collapsed by time Brexit negotiations start'

Alex Wickham, the news editor at Guido Fawkes, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Merkel's refusal to negotiate residency rights until Article 50 is triggered

Alcoholic man in the Netherlands is allowed to be euthanised

Dutch alcoholic wins fight to be euthanised

Dutch alcoholic wins fight to be euthanised

Mark Langedijk told his family "this is no life," as he battled with alcohol for eight years and so was allowed to be euthanised

Big tobacco plain packaging appeal quashed

Big tobacco plain packaging appeal quashed

Court of Appeal rules that plain packaging regulations can remain in place

Swiss authorities search houses over awarding the 2006 world cup to Germany

Swiss authorities launch house searches over Fifa Germany World Cup award

Swiss authorities launch house searches over Fifa Germany World Cup award

Authorities in Switzerland have started seraching more houses as part of their investigation into corruption in world football

'Sextortion targets a disturbing range of ages', says former detective inspector

Sex blackmail scams target all ages, says former detective inspector

Sex blackmail scams 'target all ages'

Neil Harris spoke to Paul Ross in the wake of the National Crime Agency's warning

Colombia aircraft 'may have run out of fuel', say investigators

Colombia aircraft 'may have run out of fuel', say investigators

Colombia aircraft 'may have run out of fuel', say investigators

The black box of LAMIA Flight 2933 to determine caused the crash which has killed 71 people

Four men committed suicide as a result of increasing 'sextortion' crimes

Police warn of increasing 'sextortion' crimes after four men committed suicide

Police warn of increasing 'sextortion' after string of suicides

The National Crime Agency has warned International gangs of organised criminals are targeting increased numbers of young men by luring them into potentially compromising positions

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Barry Bennell charged with eight sexual assault offences

Barry Bennell charged with eight sexual assault offences

Barry Bennell charged with eight sexual assault offences

Barry Bennell has been charged with eight sexual assault offences, against a boy under the age of 14

'Grief, shock and prayers for this unbelievable tragedy' - Twitter pays tribute to victims of the Columbia plane crash

#ForçaChape: Twitter pays tribute to Chapecoense players killed in Colombia plane crash

Twitter pays tribute to Chapecoense players killed in Colombia plane crash

A plane carrying 81 people, including the Chapecoense football team has crashed in Columbia

Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon to release blueprint of Scotland's options

Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon to release blueprint of Scotland's options

Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon to release blueprint of Scotland's options

The Scottish First Minister is set to lay out Scotland's options in a Brexit blueprint, as revealed in an address to the Irish Parliament

Colombia plane crash: Heartbreaking video of Chapecoense players on doomed flight emerges

Heartbreaking video of Chapecoense players on Colombia crash flight emerges

Instagram video shows Filipe Machado laughing and joking as plane nears takeoff

Russia to use cloned dogs to help sniff out explosives

Russia to use cloned dogs in war on terror

Russia to use cloned dogs in war on terror

Anti-terror squads in Russia are to be given genetically modified dogs to crackdown on terrorism and drug smuggling

George Galloway: Nigel Farage could become America's ambassador to the UK - it'd be a good laugh

Galloway: Nigel Farage could become America's ambassador to the UK

talkRADIO star reckons Farage renounce his British nationality for a diplomatic role under his mate Donald Trump

Colin Kaepernick - the NFL quarterback unafraid to speak his mind

Colin Kaepernick: The renegade NFL quarterback on a collision course with Donald Trump

The renegade NFL star on a collision course with Donald Trump

The San Francisco 49ers team member has courted controversy since he sat down during the national anthem

Man banned from Delta Airlines after going on pro-Donald Trump rant

Man banned from Delta Airlines after going on pro-Donald Trump rant

Man banned from Delta Airlines after going on pro-Donald Trump rant

Delta Airlines have banned a passenger from their airline for life, after he went on a pro-Donald Trump rant on a flight from Atlanta to Allentown, Pennsylvania

Axe-wielding man in Hull has 'mental health issues and problems with drugs'

Axe-wielding man in Hull has 'mental health issues and problems with drugs'

Axe-wielding man in Hull has 'mental health issues and problems with drugs'

A 31-year-old man wielding an axe in Hull, who was shot by police this morning, is said to have mental health issues and problems with drugs

WATCH Russian man jumps across platforms as train approaches

WATCH The Russian man who jumps across platforms as train approaches

WATCH Russian man jumps across platforms as train approaches

A video has emerged online showing a Russian man jumping across two platforms, as a train is approaching

Chapecoense - A look into the football club with a meteoric rise now engulfed by tragedy

Chapecoense, the Brazilian Leicester City who were dreaming of rags-to-riches glory

Chapecoense, the Brazilian Leicester who dreamt of rags-to-riches glory

A club founded as recently as 1973 was on the verge of astonishing success when disaster struck

'Sexual harassment of girls in schools is not new, but must be tackled', says MP Maria Miller

Sexual harassment of girls at school must stop, says MP Maria Miller

Sexual harassment of girls at school must stop, says MP Maria Miller

New figures from the women and equalities select committee reveals more than half of girls in schools and colleges have faced sexual harassment

Barry Bennell child sex abuse scandal: 'This won't stop at football'

Barry Bennell child sex abuse scandal: 'This won't stop at football'

Journalist Jim White told Julia that sex abusers had been aided by assumption that football was too manly for such problems

Colombia Plane Crash: Survivor toll 'rises to six after footballer found alive'

Colombia Plane Crash: Survivor toll 'rises to six after footballer found alive'

Helio Neto reportedly found alive in wreckage

Axe wielding man is shot in Hull city centre

Axe-wielding man shot in Hull city centre

Axe-wielding man shot in Hull city centre

An axe-wielding man has been injured after shots were fired in Hull this morning, according to reports

'People exaggerate when talking about how influential and popular UKIP are', says former MP

'People exaggerate the influence of UKIP', says former MP

'People exaggerate the influence of UKIP', says former MP

Paul Nuttall, the new leader of UKIP, has said he wants the party to replace Labour, particularly in the north of England

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with political editor over EU trade negotiations

LISTEN to Julia Hartley-Brewer's fiery Brexit clash with political editor Ian Dunt

LISTEN to Julia's fiery Brexit clash with political editor Ian Dunt

Ian Dunt and our midmorning host had a dispute over the time to negotiate a deal with the EU

80,000 residents freed as Syrian government forces clear militants from half of eastern Aleppo, says Russian defence ministry

80,000 residents freed from Aleppo, says Russian defence ministry

80,000 residents freed from Aleppo, says Russian defence ministry

The ministry has said 80,000 residents in eastern Aleppo have been freed, as Syrian government forces have cleared militants from half of eastern Aleppo

President Duterte's security team injured in roadside bomb attack

'Hitler of the Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte suffers assassination attempt

'Hitler of the Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte suffers assassination attempt

Seven members of President Rodrigo Duterte's security team have been wounded after being hit by a roadside bomb in the southern Philippines

Colombia Plane Crash: 76 confirmed dead, three players among survivors

Colombia Plane Crash: 76 confirmed dead, three players among survivors

Air stewardess and journalist also among survivors

'I think he'll do fine' - Elizabeth Jones on new UKIP leader Paul Nuttall

'I think he'll do fine' - Elizabeth Jones on new UKIP leader Paul Nuttall

'I think he'll do fine' - Elizabeth Jones on new UKIP leader Paul Nuttall

Jones told Paul Ross why she thought he'll be a good leader for the party

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