World: US News

UKIP leader 'won't quit' over lover's Meghan texts

Monday  06:51,   15 january 2018
Sky News

UKIP leader Henry Bolton has signalled he will not stand down after his girlfriend was suspended for reportedly making racist remarks about Meghan Markle. Jo Marney was suspended after texts to a friend emerged in which she said Prince Harry's[...]

Temporary filling: Car flies into dental office

Monday  06:50,   15 january 2018
Sky News

A car smashed into the second floor of a California dental office after hitting a central reservation and going airborne. © Getty Firefighters attended the scene of the incident Photographs showed the Nissan Altima wedged into the top[...]

Normal service to resume after Nottingham station fire

Monday  06:50,   15 january 2018
Press Association

A suspected arson attack caused disruption over the weekend.A full timetable is planned for all routes following a huge blaze at the railway station on[...]

Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'

Monday  05:30,   15 january 2018
Associated Press

<p>President Donald Trump says in the wake of his recent comments about Haiti and African countries that "I am not a racist."</p>"No, No. I am not a racist," Trump told reporters who asked for his response to those who think he is a[...]

Taxi rapist victims welcome Worboys parole review

Sunday  18:01,   14 january 2018
Sky News

Victims of rapist John Worboys have welcomed news that the Justice Secretary will do "everything he can" to keep him in prison.Specialist abuse lawyer Richard Scorer, who is representing some of Worboys' victims, said: "Our clients are[...]

Vogue suspends celeb photographers over sex claims

Sunday  17:05,   14 january 2018
Sky News

Vogue and GQ magazines have suspended working with photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber following accusations that they sexually exploited models. Both men have denied the allegations, published in an investigative report by the New York[...]

Manhunt for 'crossbow killer' after village attack

Sunday  17:05,   14 january 2018
Sky News

Police are hunting a suspected crossbow killer after the death of a man following an attack in his home. Humberside Police have named the victim as 30-year-old Shane Gilmer, who lived in Southburn, a rural village near Driffield.Mr Gilmer and a[...]

James Bulger’s mother considered suicide after toddler’s murder

Sunday  15:21,   14 january 2018
Press Association

Denise Fergus’s new memoirs will shine a light on the ordeal of her son’s kidnap and brutal murder in 1993.Denise Fergus said she and the two-year-old’s father, Ralph Bulger, hit “rock bottom” as their son’s third birthday approached, shortly after[...]

France seeks UN baguette protection

Sunday  12:06,   14 january 2018
Sky News

French baguettes could soon join Chinese calligraphy, Neopolitan pizza and Belgian beer on a global list of officially recognised cultural treasures.  President Emmanuel Macron is hoping to lend some serious sway to a campaign by his country's[...]

Rare 'Firework' Jelly Fish Spotted Off The Coast Of Mexico

Sunday  11:27,   14 january 2018
International Business Times

The Halitrephes Maasi jellyfish is extremely rare and is one of a dozen to have been ever seen. This jellyfish looks like a 'firework' from is appearance.During a recent sea expedition near Mexico, researchers spotted a rare jellyfish off[...]

Labour MP wins backing for laws helping tenants to take on rogue landlords

Sunday  11:27,   14 january 2018
Press Association

Housing Secretary Sajid Javid said he supports the draft legislation which will protect tenants in both the social and private rented sectors. The measures come amid a crackdown on rogue landlords who now face heavy fines or being banned from[...]

Young British woman killed in suspected Sydney murder-suicide

Sunday  11:26,   14 january 2018
Press Association

The nationality and identity of the man have not been released, although he is understood not to be from the UK. A police source told the Press Association the woman is thought to have been the victim of a murder-suicide.A Foreign Office spokesman[...]

Leaked Pentagon document shows the Trump administration wants to expand the US nuclear arsenal

Sunday  10:05,   14 january 2018
Business Insider Australia

A Department of Defence document obtained by HuffPost calls for adding "low-yield" nuclear weapons to the US arsenal in order to counter Russia, Iran, North Korea, and other countries.President Donald Trump's Defence Department wants to[...]

UKIP leader's girlfriend suspended over racist Meghan Markle texts

Sunday  06:50,   14 january 2018

She said Prince Harry's fiancee will "taint" the royal family with "her seed", making way for a "black king".The 54-year-old was already in hot water after he left his wife and two young children for 25-year-old Jo[...]

Brits charter flight to deliver curry to France

Sunday  04:55,   14 january 2018
Sky News

A British curry addict who was missing his favourite spicy meal has arranged for his takeaway to be delivered to France. Thanks to a massive delivery arranged through a Facebook group in December, pilot James Emery will be eating his favourite[...]