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Hatton Garden jewellery heist 'guv'nor' Brian Reader, 79, is released from prison after serving just half of his seven-year sentence – despite stolen gems worth millions still being missing

Monday  11:35,   16 july 2018

Brian Reader, the oldest member of the gang dubbed the Diamond Wheezers, walked free from Belmarsh prison in south-east London last week.  He was one of a team which bored into the vault with a drill and stole from more than 70 safety deposit[...]

May braced for showdown with Brexit rebels

Monday  09:56,   16 july 2018

Theresa May is facing a serious challenge from Conservative party rebels who object to her plans for leaving the European Union. Amid an escalating crisis for the prime minister MPs are set to vote on a series of amendments, tabled by members of[...]

A 71-year-old man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say

Monday  05:25,   16 july 2018

Alan J. Abrahamson was found outside the gates of his live-in country club, shot through the heart. Police never found his killer, and now say there was none.The case proceeded by the books, at[...]

On-the-run British terrorist Samantha Lewthwaite known as The White Widow 'is recruiting suicide bombers to attack Spanish beaches this summer'

Monday  05:20,   16 july 2018

The world's most wanted female terrorist Samantha Lewthwaite, dubbed 'The White Widow', is recruiting suicide bombers to target holidaymakers this summer at resorts across the globe.Samantha Lewthwaite, 34, was dubbed 'The White Widow'[...]

They've come home: England return after World Cup heroics

Monday  01:25,   16 july 2018

England's World Cup team have arrived back home following their surprise run to the semi-finals of the tournament. Gareth Southgate and his squad touched down at Birmingham Airport shortly before 4pm, but there was no fanfare as the Football[...]

President Trump Calls the European Union a 'Foe' of the U.S.

Sunday  22:26,   15 july 2018

He also said Russia and China are foes of the U.S.“Well I think we have a lot of foes. I think the European Union is a foe, what they do to us in trade. Now you wouldn’t think of the European Union, but they’re a foe,” Trump told host Jeff Glor[...]

Thai boys rescued from cave mourn diver who died

Sunday  17:10,   15 july 2018

The 12 boys and their coach rescued from a Thai cave mourned the death of an ex-Navy SEAL who died while taking part in the mission, the health ministry said Sunday. The "Wild Boars" football team are recovering in hospital following 18 days spent[...]

Trump going into Putin summit with ‘low expectations’

Sunday  14:52,   15 july 2018

President Trump in an interview broadcast early Sunday said he has "low expectations" for a highly anticipated summit on Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. "I go in with low expectations," Trump told CBS News.[...]

Man arrested in connection with Trump paragliding protest

Sunday  14:25,   15 july 2018

Police have arrested a 55-year-old man.The banner read “Trump Well Below Par” and the stunt was orchestrated by environmental group Greenpeace shortly after the US president arrived at the Ayrshire hotel on[...]

Firefighters extinguish grass blaze near Heathrow

Sunday  14:25,   15 july 2018

A large grass fire close to Heathrow Airport has been extinguished.Five hectares of grass and scrubland caught light in Feltham at 4pm on Saturday and burned for nearly five hours before it was brought under control at 9.43pm the same[...]

Back me or there’ll be no Brexit: Prime Minister warns rebel MPs and pledges she will NOT let Brussels water down the deal

Sunday  14:05,   15 july 2018

Theresa May's fighting talk comes after US President Donald Trump enraged Downing Street last week by claiming that Mrs May should be more ‘brutal’ towards Brussels.She claims that rival Commons revolts by warring pro- and anti-Europe Tory MPs[...]

Woman survives seven days on radiator water after California crash

Sunday  07:40,   15 july 2018

An Oregon woman who disappeared a week ago was rescued from the bottom of a California coastal cliff where she survived by drinking water from the radiator of her wrecked sports utility vehicle, authorities said on Saturday. Angela Hernandez, 23, of [...]

Man dies after being attacked on own birthday

Sunday  07:25,   15 july 2018

A man has died after being attacked during his own birthday celebrations. Stephen McGiffen had been marking his 36th birthday in Oldham, Greater Manchester, on Thursday night.But he was found lying on the ground with serious head injuries in the[...]

Up close and VERY personal with The Donald on Air Force One:’s PIERS MORGAN finds out what Trump really thinks of the Putin, Brexit, Kim Jong-Un and the Queen

Sunday  06:35,   15 july 2018

PIERS MORGAN talks with President Donald Trump as the Republican concludes his tour of the UK, boarding Air Force One to foreign policy, the Royal family - and personalised snacks.I was in the Situation Room of Air Force One, the airplane used to[...]

Jaguar escapes enclosure and kills six zoo animals

Sunday  05:15,   15 july 2018

A jaguar killed six animals and injured three others when he escaped from his enclosure at a zoo in New Orleans. Valerio, a three-year-old male jaguar, killed four alpacas, an emu and a fox - but no humans were injured in the incident.Audubon Zoo[...]