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January 15, 2019 2:34 PM Alfie Lamb death: Boy 'killed for being noisy'

A three-year-old boy was fatally crushed by a car passenger seat pushed back by his mother's boyfriend who felt he was being too noisy, a court heard. Alfie Lamb went "ominously quiet" after he was deliberately squashed in the vehicle, the court heard. His mother, Adrian Hoare, 23, allegedly lied to police, telling them Alfie was in a taxi when he became 4

January 11, 2019 3:10 AM Craig McLachlan: Actor charged with assault and sex offences

Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been charged with one count of common assault and eight counts of indecent assault by police. The former Neighbours star, 53, was charged by a police sex crime unit in Melbourne. A spokesman for Mr McLachlan told local media: "Craig is innocent of these charges which will be vigorously defended." McLachlan is a veteran 12

January 11, 2019 2:52 AM BREAKING: Neighbours actor Craig McLachlan charged with assault and sex offences

NEIGHBOURS actor Craig McLachlan has been charged with assault and sex offences in Australia. Mr McLachlan worked alongside Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan in Neighbours, but also starred in Home and Away and Doctor Blake Mysteries. He now lives in New South Wales and will have to travel to Melbourne for the court appearances. Last year, Mr Mclachlan 10

January 10, 2019 10:20 PM Poundland accused of ‘APPALLING SEXISM’ over 'PERVERTED' 'boobies' and 'booty' sweets

POUNDLAND has been called out by outraged customers and accused of “sexism” for selling “boobies” and “booty” marshmallows. The candies, sold alongside other sweets, come in a packaging inviting customers to “squidge” the cheeks and “be gentle”. The 50p marshmallows became notorious on social media after Twitter user Gemma Aitchison, who found them in Bolton 8

January 8, 2019 10:50 AM Paul Gascoigne denies sex assault on Durham train

Ex-footballer Paul Gascoigne, who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman on a train, told a court he has "done nothing wrong". The former England midfielder, 51, is accused of kissing the woman without her consent on board the service from York to Durham. During a 10-minute hearing at Teesside Crown Court, he elected to be tried by a jury and will stand 6

January 8, 2019 10:35 AM '20 Chelsea fans' sought after racial abuse and sexual assaults on train

Police say a group of 20 people shouted racist abuse and sexually assaulted women on a train in December. British Transport Police are looking for as many as 20 football fans who boarded the 6.22pm Great Western Railway service from London Paddington to Worcester on 22 December. They chanted "racially abusive comments in front of families and children" 8

January 8, 2019 10:25 AM Thugs beat up gay couple for holding hands on New Year’s Day in London

Police have appealed for help after hate crime attack on a gay couple holding hands on London’s South Bank on New Year’s Day. Following the homophobic assault, London’s Metropolitan Police put out an appeal for four men they are looking to speak with in connection with the incident. Police were called at 2:30pm on January 1 following reports that two men were assaulted 8

January 7, 2019 5:27 PM Kevin Spacey denies groping teenage barman as he appears in court for first time

Spacey had tried to avoid appearing at the hearing but a judge refused and he was forced to face the world's media. It is the first case against him to be prosecuted since a number of sex assault and harassment claims were made at the end of 2017. The actor lost high-profile roles, including his leading part in House of Cards, and disappeared from public 8

January 7, 2019 5:16 PM Kevin Spacey in court to face charges of groping teenager

Actor Kevin Spacey has appeared in court to face a charge of indecent assault and battery stemming from an allegation of groping in 2016. A not-guilty plea was entered on the two-time Oscar winner's behalf by his lawyers during the hearing in the US state of Massachusetts. He is accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old male after plying him with alcohol 7

January 5, 2019 9:10 AM Twitch fans demand life ban for alleged domestic abuser

Australian Fortnite player Luke Munday apparently streamed himself on Twitch rowing with his wife off-screen. Noises were heard. We did not see what occurred. He was arrested, charged with assault and banned from the Amazon-owned service. But after 14 days in gaming purgatory (a, er, fortnight), Twitch thought Munday had suffered enough and restored 12