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September 19, 2018 3:09 AM British girl is jailed by Dubai over pals’ brawl she ‘merely witnessed’

A YOUNG British woman has been jailed for three months in Dubai over an assault on a Swedish businessman after a champagne-fuelled lunch. Asa Hutchinson, 22, was found guilty of assault over a drama in April 2016. A court heard that a fight broke out after a group of her friends took selfies with the businessman, who was asleep on a sofa in a lobby outside 8

September 18, 2018 8:20 AM Celia Barquín: European golf champion murdered in Iowa

A man has been charged with murder, hours after prominent Spanish golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena was found dead on an Iowa golf course. Barquín, 22, won the European Ladies' Amateur championship in July and was a leading student athlete at Iowa State University. Golfers at the Coldwater Golf Links in Ames discovered an unattended golf bag on the course 7

September 18, 2018 1:02 AM BREAKING: Russian military aircraft 'SHOT DOWN' over Mediterranean during assault in Syria

A RUSSIAN il-20 aircraft carrying 14 Russian soldiers has gone off radar in Syria during an attack by Israel in the Latakia province, the Russian Defence Ministry has claimed. The Russian MOD confirmed in a report that air traffic controllers lost contact with the plane on Monday evening. It stated: "On September 17, at about 11 pm Moscow time (9pm BST), the communication 6

September 16, 2018 11:40 PM Trump Supreme Court nominee accused of SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s chosen candidate to join the US Supreme Court has been accused of carrying out a historic sexual assault on a 15-year-old girl, with Democrats calling for the appointment process to be delayed. Christine Blasey Ford, a California based research psychologist, claimed Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her in the early 1980s when she was at high school 7

September 15, 2018 3:11 AM Former Buzzcocks host Lamarr charged with common assault

Former Never Mind The Buzzcocks host Mark Lamarr has been charged with common assault and false imprisonment, the Metropolitan Police has said. The TV personality and comedian, born Mark Jones, was charged on 1 September in London. The 51-year-old will appear at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court on 2 October. Lamarr became famous in the 1990s for presenting 10

September 13, 2018 11:43 AM Cordon in place outside Barrington Flats, Southend, after late-night assault

Police are at the scene of an assault in Southend where an area has been cordoned off. The incident happened late last night and a man is thought to have suffered serious leg injuries. Witnesses reported seeing large pools of blood on the floor where the cordon is in place, outside Barrington flats, in Sutton Road, Southend. A spokesman for Essex Police 11

September 8, 2018 1:25 AM French actor Depardieu in Pyongyang ahead of anniversary

French actor Depardieu in Pyongyang ahead of anniversary PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - French actor Gerard Depardieu has arrived in the North Korean capital ahead of celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the socialist state. Depardieu was filmed by reporters in the lobby of a Pyongyang hotel on Friday. He refused to talk to journalists 7

September 7, 2018 10:29 PM Police: Iowa store clerk ID'd ex-boyfriend as armed robber

Police: Iowa store clerk ID'd ex-boyfriend as armed robber LeCLAIRE, Iowa (AP) - Police in eastern Iowa say they have arrested a suspect in the armed robbery of a convenience store - the ex-boyfriend of the clerk who was held at knifepoint. LeClaire police say officers were called Thursday night to a QC Mart for a robbery in progress. Arriving officers 1

September 6, 2018 7:38 AM Shocking moment hooded thug punches floored cyclist in the face

Shocking moment hooded thug punches floored cyclist in the face as he tries to steal his bike in broad daylight forcing onlookers to step in This is the shocking moment a cyclist was brutally punched him in the face by a hooded thug trying to steal his bike - while pedestrians stood watched. Several bystanders watched as the cyclist desperately clung 6

September 5, 2018 5:04 AM Abuse case: Paedophile jailed for nine and half years

The court heard how he would take part in sleepovers with young girls in his house, sharing a double mattress with them and touching them. On at least one occasion he asked a girl to touch his private parts. Wade, of Wolfenden Street, Astley Bridge, was sentenced at Bolton Crown Court for three counts of indecent assault and one count of indecency with a child 9