'I may declare a national emergency' says Trump over US-Mexico border wall – video

Donald Trump has threatened a national emergency in the 'next few days' to allow him to build a wall on the US-Mexico border. By doing this, he could unlock money from other sources, therefore avoiding the need for approval from the Democrats Continue reading... ...

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Police spy confuses inquiry about sexual relations with two women

Undercover officer who used fake name James Straven denied relationships then changed storyA police spy appears to have misled a public inquiry about sexual relationships he had with two women while he was undercover.The undercover officer initially told the inquiry he had not had sexual relationships with the two women while using the fake name of James Straven. Continue reading... ...

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Liz Truss hints controversial HS2 link could be scrapped

Treasury Minister Liz Truss' intervention comes amid widespread outrage at the ballooning costs of the major railway projects HS2 and Crossrail. ...

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Fears grow for mother, 17, after she disappeared from home with her 17-month-old baby 

The teenager, Courtney Edgar, was last seen at 10.45am yesterday in the Highfield area of Blackpool with her 17-month-old baby girl. ...

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Transgender prisoner begs friends for £25k for sex op so she can return to women's jail 

Karen White, previously known as David Thompson, is currently locked up in HMP Wakefield alongside some of Britain's worst criminals, including Soham killer Ian Huntley. ...

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Shocking moment two 'mindless and reckless' teenage boys cling onto the back of a moving bus

Cameras captured two teenagers running up to a bus and grabbing hold of a vent close to the engine, in Salisbury, Wiltshire. Police urged parents to 'take responsibility for their children'. ...

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Women now run top three CIA departments for first time in history

Agency chief Gina Haspel aids rise of the 'sisterhood' within organisation dominated by men for much of its 70-year history ...

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Trump: US has killed al-Qaida militant tied to USS Cole bombing

Seventeen sailors died in 2000 suicide attack in Yemen harbourTrump: ‘We have just killed the leader of that attack’Donald Trump said on Sunday the US military has killed Jamal al-Badawi, an al-Qaida militant wanted in connection with the attack on the USS Cole. Related: Piecing together the terrorist jigsaw Continue reading... ...

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Revealed: Mixing with older people can boost a child's language, reading and social skills

United For All Ages, a think-tank campaigning for better links between generations, found that children can benefit from increased literary skills after spending one-on-one time with older people. ...

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'Gunmen on mountain bikes' injure one outside a house in Birmingham

Tedbury Crescent in Erdington was closed off by the police around 8:50pm last night over reports of a gun being fired in the street. On arrival, officers found a man with a minor head injury. ...

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