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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Investigation into New York bomb suspect Ahmad Rahami doesn't point to larger terror cell, says FBI chief

Investigation into New York bomb suspect 'doesn't point to larger terror cell'

FBI said investigation conducted into Rahami so far doesn't suggest a wider terror threat

16-year-old girl starves her own mother to death for sending her to boot-camp

16-year-old girl 'starves own mother to death for sending her to internet camp'

16-year-old girl 'starves own mother to death for sending her to interncamp'

The girl tied her mother to a chair for a week and demanded money from her aunt, according to local reports

Police hunting for suspects in eight-man street brawl in Atherton

Mass machete brawl engulfs sleepy town near Manchester

Mass machete brawl engulfs sleepy town near Manchester

A man sustained injuries in the brawl, which involved machetes

Five jailed in Spain over Halloween horror stampede

Five jailed in Spain over Halloween horror stampede

Men were jailed over crush at a rave in Madrid which killed five people in 2012

'Within the next 50 years we will prove or disprove whether there is life out there within the universe', says space journalist

'Within the next 50 years we will get the truth on alien life', says space journalist

'Within 50 years we will have the truth on alien life', says space journalist

Jupiter's moon Europa has large plumes of water being thrown into space, which could be studied to see whether there is life below its surface

Sam Allardyce loses job as England football manager

Sam Allardyce loses job as England football manager

Allardyce was caught in a sting by the Daily Telegraph newspaper, suggesting there were ways to obviate the rules on third-party ownership of footballers

Francois Hollande: 'We're doing our bit' for Calais migrants, says Charlie Elphicke MP

'Britain isn't responsible for migrant crisis': MP Charlie Elphicke responds to Francois Hollande's Calais Jungle comments

MP Charlie Elphicke rebukes Francois Hollande for Calais Jungle comments

French president had called for Britain to step up and 'play its part' in humanitarian efforts within Calais Jungle

Sam Allardyce allegations: 'He will be at the very least hauled over the coals for this', says talkSPORT England correspondent

Sam Allardyce Telegraph sting: 'The FA will haul him over the coals at the very least,' says talkSPORT correspondent

'Sam Allardyce will be at the very least hauled over the coals' by FA

The England football manager is being investigated by the Football Association over allegations that he gave advice on avoiding third-party ownership rules

US Presidential debate: Democrats and Republicans divided over Donald Trump performance

US Presidential debate: Democrats and Republicans unite in attacking Donald Trump

Democrats and Republicans agreed over Donald Trump debate performance

The Republican candidate was heavily criticised for his performance while Hillary Clinton was deemed to have won the clash

Sam Allardyce 'on the brink' of being sacked as England manager, claims the Telegraph

Sam Allardyce 'on brink' of being sacked as England manager, says the Telegraph

Newspaper which carried out sting on England manager now claims his job would go as soon as Tuesday

Mercury is revealed to be a tectonically active planet

Thought earthquakes were unique to us? New images suggest Mercury could suffer them too

Thought earthquakes were unique to us? New images suggest otherwise

Planetary scientists believe Mercury is tectonically active and is still contracting, as images from Nasa's Messengers reveal small fault scarps

'Thank goodness the US presidential debate overshadowed the Labour conference', says leading journalist

'Thank God the Trump-Clinton debate overshadowed Jeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell'

'Thank God the Trump-Clinton debate overshadowed Corbyn and Labour'

Tom Harris believes John McDonnell wants to oust Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader, and suggested the last thing the party needs is for people to focusing on its 'slow-motion car crash'

Riding rollercoasters can help people pass kidney stones

Need help passing kidney stones? Try riding a Disney rollercoaster

Riding Disney rollercoaster can help people pass kidney stones

Research has shown that riding the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad ride at Disney World could help people pass kidney stones, particularly if you sit at the back of the ride

Matt Goss on his Las Vegas residency, upcoming Wembley show, and Donald Trump

Matt Goss on his Las Vegas residency, upcoming Wembley show, and Donald Trump

Matt Goss on his Las Vegas residency, upcoming Wembley show, and Donald Trump

The singer, formerly of Bros fame, swung by the studio for a chat with Paul Ross

Alton Towers operator Merlin fined £5 million over Smiler crash

Alton Towers operator Merlin fined £5 million over Smiler crash

Judge described crash as 'avoidable' and said Merlin's previous covictions should have sounded a warning

Ben Needham: 'fabric' and information of 'slight interest' found in Kos Island search

Ben Needham: 'fabric' and information of 'slight interest' found in Kos Island search

Ben Needham: 'fabric' and information of 'slight interest' found on Kos Island

19-strong team of South Yorkshire Police officers, forensic specialists and an archaeologist have been scouring an arid stretch of farmland where the toddler disappeared in July 1991

Mosque hit by bomb attack in Germany's capital of islamophobia

Mosque hit by bomb attack in Germany's capital of islamophobia

Mosque was attacked in the city of Dresden, the cradle of the Islamophobic PEGIDA movement

NUS president refuses to apologise for Birmingham University 'Zionist outpost' comments

NUS president Malia Bouattia refuses to apologise for Birmingham University 'Zionist outpost' comments

NUS president Malia Bouattia refuses to apologise for 'Zionist outpost' comments

Malia Bouattia has been criticised for describing Birmingham University as 'something of a Zionist outpost', and has not apologised for the comments

US Presidential debate: 'Trump needed to show he could be president and he failed', says Jerry Springer

US Presidential debate: 'Donald Trump needed to show he could be president, he failed' says Jerry Springer

'Trump needed to show he could be president and he failed' says Jerry Springer

The Republican Candidate took part in his first debate against Hillary Clinton last night

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Sam Delaney and Ken Livingstone relive Ken's Glory Days

Ken Livingstone joins Sam Delaney for a round of Glory Days

The pair talked through the high life of being in the GLC and beyond

Jonny and Ash speak to the Labour Councillor who's quit the party and called for a party split over Corbyn

Jonny and Ash speak to Labour Cllr who quit the party over Jeremy Corbyn

John Ferret has also called for a split in the Labour Party

Sam Delaney goes head to head with campaigner who compares obesity to HIV

Sam Delaney clashes with campaigner comparing obesity to HIV

During a discussion on NHS spending

Tennessee police warn public about dangerous clowns

'Clownpocalypse' spreads to Tennessee as police warn of 'predators' in woods

Tennessee police warn public about dangerous clowns

Tennessee police have issued a warning that clowns may be attempting to lure children into the woods

Fracking: 'We're on a pathway to a world in which there are no emissions going up that are then taken down', says shadow energy secretary

Jeremy Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner calls for unity and vows to ban fracking

Jeremy Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner calls for unity and vows to ban fracking

The shadow energy secretary Barry Gardiner repeated his call for fracking to be banned, saying it throws up manifold environmental issues

Dom Joly on the return of Trigger Happy

Dom Joly on return of Trigger Happy and his Syria documentary

Dom Joly on return of Trigger Happy and his Syria documentary

The TV presenter popped by for a chat with Paul Ross

Today's Big Debate asked whether we still need cupboards

The Big Debate on cupboards: 'You're talking about Apartmentheid'

The Big Debate on cupboards: 'You're talking about Apartmentheid'

Today's Big Debate asked whether we still need cupboards

Mall shooting in Houston, Texas leaves six injured in hospital

Mall shooting in Houston, Texas leaves six injured in hospital

Mall shooting in Houston, Texas leaves six injured in hospital

The shooting took place in Houston, it is understood that the attacker has been shot, but it is not clear if they have survived

Man shoots and injures two people near supermarket in France

Man shoots and injures two people near supermarket in France

Police currently at flat where suspect is holed up

US presidential debate: Expectations greater for Clinton than Trump, says author

US presidential debate: 'Donald Trump will beat Hillary Clinton if he can avoid saying anything outrageous'

'Trump will win presidential debate unless he says something outrageous'

Historian Bill Bernard explained why the Democratic candidate is in a strong position going into the presidential debate

Siberian teenager avoids death after swinging off building to impress girl

Siberian teenager nearly dies after swinging off 23-storey building to impress girl

Siberian teen nearly dies after swinging off 23-storey building to impress girl

We imagine the girl wasn't particularly impressed

Brendan Cole on Anastacia, Strictly Come Dancing, and Judge Rinder's dance

Brendan Cole on Anastacia, Strictly Come Dancing, and Judge Rinder's dance

Brendan Cole on Anastacia, Strictly Come Dancing, and Judge Rinder's dance

The dancer told Paul Ross about his experiences

Brexit: David Cameron couldn't make EU immigration demands without Theresa May's support

Brexit: David Cameron 'couldn't make EU immigration demands without Theresa May's support'

David Cameron 'couldn't make EU immigration demands without May's support'

Tim Shipman, Sunday Times Political Editor, explained the core of the allegations against the current Prime Minister

Virgin Trains East Coast to stage a 24 hour strike

After Southern Rail disruption, RMT union announces fresh strike on Virgin Trains East Coast network

Virgin Trains East Coast to stage a 24 hour strike

The union has said the strike will be over jobs and conditions

Junior Doctors Strike suspension: 'There is still the possibility of action', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike suspension: 'There is still the possibility of action', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike suspension: 'There is still the possibility of action'

Dr. Youssef El-Gingihy warned the suspension of the walkouts does not mean cancellation of the overall action

Jeremy Corbyn should have been 'prepared to sack' Sarah Champion, says Men's Aid charity

Jeremy Corbyn should have been 'prepared to sack' Sarah Champion, says Men's Aid charity

Men's Aid charity claims Sarah Champion's position is not tenable

Sarah Champion is the Shadow Minister for Preventing Abuse and Domestic Violence, yet has been embroiled in domestic violence allegations herself

Honey G on hip-hop music, X Factor and haters

Honey G on hip-hop music, X Factor and haters

Honey G on hip-hop music, X Factor and haters

The rapper has caught the nation's attention since her first audition

Top German Neo-Nazi living in British holiday haven

Top German Neo-Nazi living in British holiday haven

Lulz Bachmann, founder of anti-Islam movement Pegida, said he had been living in Tenerife for 'four or five months' having moved due to fears for his own safety

An ocean 100 kilometres deep could be within Pluto

Ocean three times deeper than Grand Canyon could be buried in the centre of Pluto

Ocean three times deeper than Grand Canyon could be buried in centre of Pluto

New research has suggested the ocean would be similar in salt composition to the Dead Sea and may have helped tip the planet towards the Charon moon

Jeremy Corbyn: 'If he is right and MPs are wrong then he will win over the public', says Labour MP John Woodcock

MP who called Jeremy Corbyn a 'f**king disaster' vows to get behind him

MP who called Jeremy Corbyn a 'f**king disaster' vows to get behind him

Jeremy Corbyn has won the Labour leadership election with 61.8% of the vote, against Owen Smith, despite MPs passing a vote of no confidence earlier in the year

Author Michael Morpurgo on grammar schools, literature and education

Author Michael Morpurgo on grammar schools, literature and education

Author Michael Morpurgo on grammar schools, literature and education

Children's author Michael Morpurgo joined Yasmeen Khan

Matt LeBlanc to return to Top Gear in 2017

Matt LeBlanc to return to Top Gear in 2017

Matt LeBlanc to return to Top Gear in 2017

The former Friends star has signed a two-series deal with the BBC

Tyson Fury at 'all-time low' due to 'witch-hunt', says his uncle

Tyson Fury at 'all-time low' due to 'witch-hunt', says his uncle

Boxing champion 'seeking help' for difficulties are being declared medically unfit to fight Wladimir Klitschko

Fags, booze and burgers cost NHS £11 billion

Fags, booze and burgers 'could kill the NHS'

Fags, booze and burgers 'could kill the NHS'

Public Health England is warning that the NHS will become unaffordable unless illnesses related to poor diet, smoking and drinking are tackled

Alton Towers operator due in court over Smiler crash

Alton Towers operator due in court over Smiler crash

Alton Towers operator due in court over Smiler crash

Merlin Attractions Operations Ltd is due in court today over the Smiler ride crash which happened last year, leaving many with serious injuries and two teenagers needing leg amputations

This woman gives her husband his lunch like a boss

This woman gives her husband his lunch like a boss

This woman gives her husband his lunch like a boss

If you're ever late for work and forget your lunch, just hope for a wife as cool as this one

Monarch Airlines denies financial trouble

Monarch Airlines denies financial trouble after 'going bust' rumours

Monarch Airlines denies financial trouble after 'going bust' rumours

The budget airline's social media channels were flooded with questions about whether the firm had gone bust on Sunday

Jeremy Corbyn: 'There will always be a group of embittered Blairites undermining him', says Ken Livingstone

Jeremy Corbyn critics are just 'bitter, disgraceful Blairites', says Ken Livingstone

Jeremy Corbyn critics are just 'bitter, disgraceful Blairites' - Ken Livingstone

Former mayor of London says Corbyn is trying to make Labour a 'democratic' party again, but 'the party is riddled with people who followed Blair's big bank agenda'

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn beats Owen Smith in Labour leadership contest

Jeremy Corbyn beats Owen Smith in Labour leadership contest

Corbyn sees off his challenger but now faces the task of reuniting his party

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Sparks fly as George Galloway clashes with a caller trying to defend Tony Blair

George Galloway clashes with a Blair-defending caller

Sparks were flying

LISTEN: George Galloway rips into 'jihad' against Jeremy Corbyn

George Galloway rips into 'jihad' against Jeremy Corbyn

George got into a heated argument with Corbyn critic Bobby Friedman on his show, suggesting the Labour leader's critics are biased against him

Busker Sessions: Belle & the Busker perform live on the Jon Holmes show

Busker Sessions: Belle & the Busker perform live on the Jon Holmes show

Busker Sessions: Belle & the Busker perform live on the Jon Holmes show

The band performed for our afternoon presenter live in the studio

Mayor of Calais threatens to postpone building 'The Great Wall of Calais'

'The Great Wall of Calais' could be stopped as local mayor promises to block construction

Calais mayor pledges to stop construction of 'the Great Wall'

The mayor has threatened to postpone the building of the wall as the government has not responded

The Big Debate on dreams: 'Noel Edmonds is spraying his glands on me'

The Big Debate on dreams: 'Noel Edmonds is spraying his glands on me'

The Big Debate on dreams: 'Noel Edmonds is spraying his glands on me'

Jon Holmes invites two people to discuss their views on dreams

New bird flu strain is posing a threat to penguins in Antarctica

New bird flu strain is posing a threat to penguins in Antarctica

New bird flu strain is posing a threat to penguins in Antarctica

Scientists have warned a new strain of bird flu could pose a threat to penguins in Antarctica, and there are fears that more deadly diseases may follow

Palmer Luckey - Who is the young man behind the Hillary Clinton memes?

Palmer Luckey: Who is the tech genius leading Donald Trump's meme war against Hillary Clinton?

Who is Palmer Luckey, the tech genius leading Donald Trump's meme war?

The virtual reality pioneer is young and extremely gifted - Hillary Clinton would be wise to be wary

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