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Manchester Arena to open doors for first time since terror attack

Wednesday  12:46,   16 august 2017
Press Association

Tickets for the benefit concert will go on sale at 9am on Thursday. They can be booked at www.eventim.co.uk or by calling 0844 847 8000 and at www.ticketmaster.co.uk or by calling 0844 844 0444.Video: Daughters, wives, friends - victims of the[...]

Manchester Arena to open doors for first time since terror attack

Wednesday  12:45,   16 august 2017
Press Association

Tickets for the benefit concert will go on sale at 9am on Thursday. They can be booked at www.eventim.co.uk or by calling 0844 847 8000 and at www.ticketmaster.co.uk or by calling 0844 844 0444.Video: Daughters, wives, friends - victims of the[...]

Police concerned for welfare of two young children missing with their father

Tuesday  12:05,   15 august 2017
Press Association

Robert Roche, daughter Betsy and son Joey were last seen as they set off for nursery from their Hove home on Monday morning. Sussex Police have urged Mr Roche to contact them after worried relatives raised the alarm on Monday evening. ©[...]

British cybersecurity expert pleads not guilty to US charges

Monday  21:10,   14 august 2017
Associated Press

MILWAUKEE — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago.[...]

Trump Calls Out KKK, Neo-Nazis, and Other Hate Groups Following Charlottesville Backlash: Racism Is ‘Evil’

Monday  20:35,   14 august 2017
Variety

President Donald Trump called out the KKK, neo-Nazis and other hate groups in response to the deadly violence in Charlottesville, after criticism that his initial response to the tragedy was insufficient and cast the clashes as a matter of political [...]

Boy, 16, faces court over moped acid attacks

Monday  15:50,   14 august 2017
Press Association

Six men on bikes were attacked in less than 90 minutes.The teenager allegedly targeted six men on bikes in less than 90 minutes on July 13, spraying them in the face with a noxious[...]

Family of murdered Ann Maguire lose challenge on calling evidence from pupils

Monday  13:48,   14 august 2017
Press Association

The teacher was stabbed in the back by 15-year-old Will Cornick as she taught a Spanish class. © Provided by The Press Association Tributes for Ann Maguire outside Corpus Christi School in Leeds  An inquest into Mrs Maguire’s death[...]

Rats break the internet: Sky broadband goes down in London after rodents munch cables

Friday  18:00,   11 august 2017
International Business Times

Cable-chewing rodents are reportedly to blame for a series of broadband and phone line disruptions impacting homes across South London this week, leaving two major UK providers scrambling to soothe customer complaints. The outages first hit [...]

Corbyn in Korea move as he urges Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un to ‘calm down’

Friday  17:58,   11 august 2017
Press Association

The Labour leader said you “cannot play fast and loose with nuclear weapons”.The Labour leader said you “cannot play fast and loose with nuclear weapons”, adding that Britain had a role to play in bringing the two leaders “back from the[...]

Man who killed brother by setting him on fire jailed

Friday  14:09,   11 august 2017
Sky News

A man has been jailed for 20 years for murdering his brother and attempting to murder his brother's girlfriend by setting them on fire. Blair Logan, 27, poured petrol over his younger brother, Cameron, and his brother's girlfriend, Rebecca[...]

Explosion blows roof off house in Sunderland, reports say

Friday  12:00,   11 august 2017
Press Association

Reports suggest half of the house has been destroyed.Northumbria Police said gave few details other to say the explosion happened at a private address on Rosslyn[...]

Grenfell Tower donations not reaching survivors fast enough, campaigners say

Friday  09:00,   11 august 2017
Press Association

Less than 15% of the £18.9 million raised in the wake of the disaster has been distributed. Data released by the Charity Commission shows £7.25 million has been handed to distributing organisations on the ground.But only £2.8 million has reached[...]

Girl, 11, ready for secondary school after eight-hour brain tumour op

Thursday  22:15,   10 august 2017
Press Association

Lola Daley, from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, was diagnosed after suffering a series of seizures and debilitating headaches earlier this year. An MRI scan at Pinderfields Hospital in West Yorkshire revealed the tumour on her temporal lobe and she[...]

Driver dies in crash after ‘concrete thrown off motorway bridge’ hits windscreen

Thursday  18:01,   10 august 2017
Press Association

Police are treating the death on the M11 as suspicious.Police are treating the death on the M11 near Birchanger, Essex, as suspicious and said one line of inquiry is that the item was thrown from a bridge over the motorway, but that officers were[...]

Review launched after convicted sex attacker raped two women while on licence

Wednesday  22:35,   09 august 2017
Press Association

Ashley Shuck appeared at Worcester Crown Court on Monday where he was sentenced to life in prison.A serious case review has been launched after Ashley Shuck carried out the attacks on the women, one aged 77 and the other aged 28, on June[...]