August 23, 2019

Why Ariana Grande will always be welcome in Manchester

The pop star is returning for the first time since her One Love Manchester concert in 2017, to headline the city's Pride event.
August 23, 2019

Should all frontline police officers use Tasers?

There are calls for all officers in England and Wales to be issued with Tasers after attacks on police.
August 23, 2019

Ayrshire man goes from heart patient to Ironman in 16 months

A biography Norrie Hunter read during his recovery inspired him to become fitter than ever.
August 23, 2019

Boris Johnson and Donald Trump speak ahead of G7 meeting

The leaders will meet one-on-one on Sunday morning with a post-Brexit trade deal set to be discussed.
August 23, 2019

Bury owner Steve Dale says club has been sold with EFL deadline approaching

Steve Dale says he has agreed to sell Bury, as an EFL deadline for their possible expulsion approaches.
August 23, 2019

Steve King doubles down on no-exceptions abortions, this time with back-up

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) doubled down Friday on his opposition to any abortion ban that would allow exceptions for rape or incest. Last week, King opined that rape and incest were, in fact, required for the survival of society. On Friday, anti-abortion activists, including the head of Iowa’s leading anti-choice group, stood by his side […]
August 23, 2019

Michigan council candidate wants to keep her town ‘as white as possible’

A city council candidate in Michigan brought a community forum to a stunned standstill  by declaring that her small community outside of Detroit should remain white “as much as possible.” Jean Cramer, one of five candidates vying for three open seats in the November election, responded to a moderator who had asked whether Marysville should […]
August 23, 2019

Fire at Betley Court manor house

The fire service said it wasn't aware of any reported injuries but an ambulance was at the scene.
August 23, 2019

Thailand hotel fight: Briton Amitpal Singh Bajaj killed

Amitpal Singh Bajaj's wife says her "hero" husband had sacrificed his life to save her and their son.
August 23, 2019

Ashes 2019: England 67 all out as Australia close in on Ashes

England's hopes of regaining the Ashes look all but over after they are bowled out for 67 by Australia in the third Test day at Headingley.