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Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Christopher Woolven attacked his ex-girlfriend at the flat they shared (Sussex Police)

Christopher Woolven: Brighton man who tried to kill ex-girlfriend Danielle Morrison with kitchen knife jailed

Brighton man who tried to kill ex-girlfriend with kitchen knife jailed

Woolven attacked his ex-partner when she went to pick up belongings from their flat

LGBT charity criticised for 'allowing staff to have sexual relationship with clients'

LGBT charity criticised for 'allowing staff to have sexual relationship with clients'

Charity criticised for 'allowing staff to have sexual relationship with clients'

Yorkshire MESMAC has a policy which appears to say staff are entitled to have relationships with clients outside of work

Sadiq Khan suggests second vote on EU might be necessary if Parliament rejects deal

Sadiq Khan says second Brexit referendum might be necessary

Sadiq Khan says second Brexit referendum might be necessary

The London Mayor made the comments in an interview with BBC Radio 4

Warwickshire Police questioning man suspected of taking hostages in Nuneaton

Nuneaton attack: Warwickshire Police questioning man suspected of taking hostages

Warwickshire Police questioning man suspected of taking hostages in Nuneaton

The incident where two men were taken hostage in a bowling alley unfolded on Sunday afternoon

Brexit: UK business leaders call for transition deal arrangements to be agreed upon in letter for David Davis

Brexit: UK business leaders urge David Davis to get transition deal sorted ASAP

UK business leaders urge David Davis to get Brexit transition deal sorted ASAP

A number of lobby groups have penned a draft letter for the Brexit Secretary to urge for an agreement to be brokered as soon as possible

Minister says only way to deal with IS fighters is to kill them in 'almost every case'

Rory Stewart on Islamic State: Minister says only way to deal with Isis fighters is to kill them in 'almost every case'

Minister says only way to fight Isis is to kill them in 'almost every case'

Rory Stewart made the comments in an interview with the BBC

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017

George Galloway Weekly Podcast: Trump, Boris Johnson and the famous caller Amy!

George Galloway Weekly Podcast

Listen to the University of the Airwaves with George Galloway

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Fabienne Taylor will be unable to drive for 18 months

Female driving instructor Fabienne Taylor loses licence after being caught driving under influence of cocaine

Female driving instructor loses licence after being caught drug-driving

Police spokesperson said 'Her actions were reckless and I am glad she will be off our roads'.

Fisher (left) and Lal were both jailed

Drug dealer caught with £1 million stolen painting and £450,000 of cocaine and ecstasy jailed

Drug dealer caught with £1 million painting and £450,000 of narcotics jailed

The painting was stolen from the Stanley Spencer Gallery in 2012

Actor James Buckley claims he's not made for showbiz and reveals his dream job

Actor James Buckley claims he's not made for showbiz and reveals his dream job

Actor James Buckley claims he's not made for showbiz and reveals his dream job

Actor James Buckley says his dream job would be in China so he could come home and not be recognised

The gang were linked to a series of burglaries through forensic examination work, CCTV and phone analysis

Essex burglars who towed away Co-Op cash machine jailed for 16 years

Essex burglars who towed away Co-Op cash machine jailed for 16 years

Jamie Johnson, Robert Flint and Joshua Flint drove into shop windows and tried to drag away equipment by force

Unite Against Fascism plans counter-protest against English Defence League march

Unite Against Fascism plans major counter-protest against EDL 'Muslim grooming gangs' march

Unite Against Fascism plans major counter-protest against EDL march

The English Defence League (EDL) is planning to march through Peterborough against 'Muslim grooming gangs'

Police attended the scene and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head

Man fighting for life after being shot in head in Haringey

Man fighting for life after being shot in head in Haringey

Victim 'repeatedly shot in deliberate attack'

Harry Hill on his new book and his career

Harry Hill on his new book 'Matt Millz' and his career

Harry Hill on his new book 'Matt Millz' and his career

The comedian swung by the studio for a chat with Jon Holmes

Police have charged three people in connection with the incident

Three charged over unlicensed rave which caused £30,000 of damage

Three charged over unlicensed rave which caused £30,000 of damage

Up to 500 people reportedly invaded industrial unit

Man convicted of Isis-inspired plot to behead conservative American blogger

US jihadist David Wright convicted of Isis-inspired plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller over Prophet Mohammed joke

Man convicted of Isis-inspired plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller

It is thought the man wanted to kill Pamela Geller because she previously held a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest

Massachusetts school apologises for photo which appears to show black girl on a leash

Massachusetts school apologises for photo which appears to show black girl on a leash

US school apologises for photo which appears to show black girl on a leash

A teacher from the Mitchell Elementary School shared the photo online, which provoked controversy

Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter claims he's been invited to World Cup by Vladimir Putin

Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter claims he's been invited to World Cup by Vladimir Putin

Sepp Blatter claims he's been invited to World Cup by Vladimir Putin

Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter also claims former Uefa president Michel Platini has been invited to the event

Playboy features first ever transgender playmate in latest issue

Playboy features first-ever transgender playmate in latest issue

Playboy features first-ever transgender playmate in latest issue

The November/December 2017 issue includes Ines Rau who is posing fully nude in the photos

Lord Mandelson admits Jeremy Corbyn has 'very strong' chance of winning next general election

Jeremy Corbyn has 'very strong' chance of winning next general election, says Lord Mandelson

Corbyn has 'very strong' chance of winning next election, says Lord Mandelson

Lord Mandelson says the Tories are giving Labour 'victory on a plate' for the next election

Donald Trump just got trolled on Twitter

Winston Churchill's grandson calls Donald Trump a 'daft twerp' after tweet about Islamic terrorism

Winston Churchill's grandson calls Trump a 'daft twerp' after terror tweet

Trump just got trolled in a brutal way

Brexit: 'I have a feeling there's an attempt at a Remain coup', says MEP Steven Woolfe

Brexit: 'I have a feeling there's a group of Remainers mounting a mad coup', says former Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe

'I feel there's an attempt at a Remain coup of Brexit', says MEP Steven Woolfe

The independent MEP for North East England spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the ongoing Brexit negotiations

Elitism: 'MP David Lammy is part of the problem as he perpetuates the Oxbridge stereotype'

'David Lammy is perpetuating Oxbridge elitism - he discourages minority people from applying'

'MP David Lammy perpetuates the Oxbridge stereotype'

The Spectator's Toby Young has criticised MP David Lammy for 'implying' that Oxford and Cambridge are guilty of racial bias

Spanish parties 'agree to take control of Catalan Government and media'

Spanish parties 'agree to take control of Catalan Government and media'

Major parties reportedly agree to take over Catalan institutions

Harvey Weinstein: Los Angeles Police Department investigating allegation of rape against producer

Harvey Weinstein: Los Angeles Police Department investigating allegation of rape against producer

LAPD investigating allegation of rape against Harvey Weinstein

The Los Angeles Police Department said it was looking into claims of the disgraced producer allegedly raping an actress in a hotel near Beverly Hills in 2013

Brexit: Angela Merkel dismisses suggests of talks collapsing, expresses confidence in a UK-EU deal

Brexit: Angela Merkel dismisses suggestions of talks collapsing, expresses confidence in a UK-EU deal

Angela Merkel dismisses suggests of Brexit negotiations collapsing

The German Chancellor spoke after Theresa May made a plea to EU leaders to hand her a deal she could defend to British voters

Irish student imprisoned in Egypt freed after four years in Cairo jail

Ibrahim Halawa: Irish student imprisoned in Egypt freed after four years in Cairo jail

Irish student imprisoned in Egypt freed after four years in Cairo jail

Ibrahim Halawa was imprisoned when he was 17 in the wake of the 'Day of Rage' protests in 2013

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Parents in Michigan warned about fake school bus trying to pick up children

Parents in Michigan warned about fake school bus trying to pick up children

Parents in Michigan warned about fake school bus trying to pick up children

Police say when a parent tried to approach the bus the driver quickly sped away

Michelle Beard attacked the teenager after verbally abusing her

Michelle Beard: Woman who hit teenager with baseball bat in Ashford jailed

Woman who hit teenager with baseball bat in Ashford jailed

The girl fell to the floor with a cut to her head and had to be taken to hospital

The Labour leader believes he can help break the Brexit deadlock

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn says 'we cannot rush headlong into no-deal' as he meets European leaders in Brussels

Jeremy Corbyn says 'we cannot rush headlong into no-deal' as he meets EU leaders

Corbyn launched a Brexit charm offensive in the EU today

Arsenal's match against Liverpool had been tipped for a Christmas Eve slot

Relief for Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United fans as Premier League confirms no Christmas Eve fixtures

Premier League confirms no Christmas Eve fixtures

Arsenal v Liverpool had been tipped for a Christmas Eve slot - but will now be played on a Friday night

'Melania Trump's body double could be Caitlyn Jenner', says comedian

'Melania Trump's body double could be Caitlyn Jenner', says comedian

'Melania Trump's body double could be Caitlyn Jenner', says comedian

American comedian David Mills says he's never seen Melania Trump and Caitlyn Jenner in the same room

Mubashir Jamil originally considered carrying out a major terror attack

Mubashir Jamil: 'Jihadi Rocky' who bought punchbag and chin-up bar to prepare for Isis mission jailed

Luton man who plotted Paris-style massacre jailed

Jamil jailed after texting undercover police officer and being caught with the book 'How to survive in the West - A mujahid guide'

Edward Robinson committed the rape and indecent assaults in the 1970s

Edward Robinson: 70-year-old pensioner who indecently assaulted 3-year-old girl jailed for 'appalling crimes'

Pensioner who indecently assaulted three-year-old girl jailed

Edward Robinson will serve 14 years in prison for the offences

Rohingya refugees fill camps to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

Rohingya refugee camps full to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

Rohingya refugee camps full to bursting point, but how did it get to this stage?

So far roughly 592,000 Rohingya refugees have made it to Bangladesh after escaping violence in Myanmar, but their fight for freedom is not yet over

Omid Saidy died after apparently confronting a drug dealer

Omid Saidy murder: Police hunting outstanding suspect in Parsons Green stabbing

Police hunting outstanding suspect in Omid Saidy stabbing

Officers launch fresh inquiry over fatal stabbing in Fulham

Arthur Balfour's declaration remains his most infamous political act

The Balfour Declaration: 100 years on from history's most catastrophic fudge

The Balfour Declaration: 100 years on from history's most catastrophic fudge

As we near the hundredth anniversary of the Balfour declaration, historian Bernard Regan relates the story of this disastrous policy

Jeremy Corbyn used social media to aim a dig at May

Jeremy Corbyn ridicules Theresa May EU migrants pledge: 'A weak message from a weak Prime Minister'

Corbyn ridicules May's migrants pledge: 'Weak message from a weak PM'

Corbyn was responding to a post by the Prime Minister on Facebook

Donald Trump's denial about call to widow is just one in long line of claims

Donald Trump's denials: Every time the US President has called 'fake news'

Donald Trump's denials: Every time the US President has called 'fake news'

Donald Trump has denied telling the widow of a US soldier 'he knew what he was signing up for'

Mohammed Subhan, and the stun gun he was found with (police handout)

Birmingham car-jacker Mohammed Subhan punched 90-year-old man before stealing his vehicle

Birmingham car-jacker punched 90-year-old man before stealing his vehicle

Subhan was one of three thugs who left victim bruised and cut

City council members take a knee during pledge of allegiance following NFL protests

Michigan councillors take a knee during pledge of allegiance following NFL protests

Michigan councillors take a knee during pledge of allegiance after NFL protests

Council member Sumi Kailasapathy suggested the protests as she has experienced people telling her to go back to her country

Conspiracy theorists speculate Melania Trump uses a body double

Conspiracy theorists reckon Melania Trump uses a body double

Conspiracy theorists reckon Melania Trump uses a body double

The theory has caught fire on social media

Police raided a property near Doncaster

Police in South Yorkshire seize stun gun as well as cocaine and heroin stash worth £30,000

Police in seize stun gun as well as cocaine and heroin stash worth £30,000

Man arrested following raid in Bawtry, near Doncaster

White House defends Trump decision to mention chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier statement

White House defends Trump decision to mention chief-of-staff's son in Niger soldier statement

White House defends Trump decision to name chief-of-staff's son in Niger defence

The decision by the President to mention John Kelly's son in defending his actions in regard to the deaths of soldiers in Niger provoked criticism

Both the inmates are from Stockport

Officers find £10,000 of cannabis during raid on prison

Officers find £10,000 of cannabis during raid on prison

Police seized 1kg of cannabis and large quantity of cash during raid on Lindholme Prison

North Korea claims Donald Trump is worse than Adolf Hitler

North Korea claims Donald Trump is worse than Adolf Hitler

North Korea claims Donald Trump is worse than Adolf Hitler

The comments were published in the state-run Korean Central News Agency

Donald Trump: 'Phone call scandal will hit his supporters in a way others have not'

'Donald Trump has shown himself to be cold-hearted and moronic with David Johnson comment'

'Donald Trump has shown himself to be cold-hearted and moronic'

Former UK vice chair of Democrats Abroad Karin Robinson says the alleged conversation is icky and makes her skin crawl

10-year-old boy dies of rabies after puppy bites him on holiday

10-year-old boy dies of rabies after puppy bites him on holiday

10-year-old boy dies of rabies after puppy bites him on holiday

The boy was bitten by a dog in Sri Lanka but became ill when he returned home to France

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London Bus

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London bus

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London bus

The firework can be seen ricocheting around the bus, prompting screams from passengers

World's biggest education company criticised for 'racist' textbook

World's biggest education company criticised for 'racist' textbook

World's biggest education company criticised for 'racist' textbook

Pearson published a book which features information about how different races allegedly respond to treatments

Catalonia: 'Elements within pro-independence lobby want to up the ante', says lecturer

Elements within Catalan independence movement want more violence, says lecturer

Elements within Catalan independence movement want more violence, says lecturer

Dr Paul Kennedy spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the latest development in Spain's independence crisis

Spain will impose direct rule on Catalonia as deadline passes

Spain will impose direct rule on Catalonia as deadline passes

Spain will impose direct rule on Catalonia as deadline passes

Article 155 of the constitution will be triggered and Catalonia will lose its right to govern itself

Donald Trump denies making insensitive remarks to widow of soldier killed in Niger

Donald Trump denies making insensitive remarks to widow of soldier killed in Niger

Donald Trump denies making insensitive remarks to widow of dead solider

The US President is reported to have told the grieving widow of a man killed in an ambush in Niger 'he knew what he signed up for'

Brexit: Britain shouldn't be 'terrified' of no-deal scenario, says former Cabinet minister

Brexit: Britain shouldn't be 'terrified' of no-deal scenario, says former Cabinet minister

Britain shouldn't be 'terrified' of no-deal Brexit, says former Cabinet minister

Owen Paterson made the comments to BBC Radio 4 about the ongoing negotiations

Theresa May makes offer to EU citizens in UK ahead of key summit in Brussels

Brexit: Theresa May makes offer to EU citizens in UK ahead of key summit in Brussels

Theresa May makes offer to EU citizens in UK ahead of key summit in Brussels

The Prime Minister has reassured EU nationals they will not have to leave post-Brexit

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