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January 16, 2019 5:37 AM Australian Open: Kevin Anderson knocked out by Frances Tiafoe

Fifth seed Kevin Anderson is out of the Australian Open after being beaten in four sets by American Frances Tiafoe. Anderson, who reached the final at Wimbledon in 2018, took the first set 6-4 but his 20-year-old opponent fought back to take the next three 6-4 6-4 7-5 and seal a place in the third round. World number 39 Tiafoe had never previously progressed 427

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 325

January 14, 2019 7:59 PM Jayme Closs kidnapping: Killer blasted front door with shotgun, say investigators

Jake Thomas Patterson allegedly killed Jayme Closs' parents before taping her hands and ankles and throwing her in a car boot. Jake Thomas Patterson blasted open the family's front door with a shotgun before shooting the couple dead and then kidnapping the 13-year-old last October, investigators said. According to authorities, Jayme and her mother hid in the bathroom 121

January 14, 2019 3:56 PM Donald Trump: Why president was RIGHT to downgrade EU

DONALD Trump downgraded the diplomatic status of the European Union in Washington - and Brexiteer MEP Daniel Hannan has explained why the President did exactly the right move. Conservative Party politician Mr Hannan has been widely outspoken of his views on Brexit and the European Union. He has spoken on his beliefs that that Britain’s democracy is being 140

January 14, 2019 6:35 AM 'Browbeaten' Carlos Ghosn being mistreated in Japanese jail, says wife

Mr Ghosn is kept in an unheated cell, lost almost seven pounds and is given only rice and barley to eat, his wife claims. In a nine-page letter, Carole Ghosn said: "My husband's is a case study in the realities of this draconian system". Japanese authorities arrested Carlos Ghosn on 19 November and charged him with under-reporting his income by about 119

January 13, 2019 6:35 PM Brave teen speaks out about paedophile father who raped her repeatedly for eight years

A COURAGEOUS teenager has spoken out about her evil paedophile father, who repeatedly raped her multiple times a day for eight years, beginning when she was just six years old. Shannon Clifton, who is now 18, waived her right to anonymity to speak out about the horrific abuse inflicted on her by depraved father Shane Ray Clifton, who also beat her so badly 100

January 11, 2019 10:55 PM Lithuania court hands down landmark ruling about gay couples

The highest court in Lithuania has ruled that foreign spouses of gay citizens must be given residency permits. In a momentous ruling on Friday (January 11), the court denounced the practice of denying residency permits to gay spouses as discriminatory and against human dignity, according to AFP. “The refusal to issue permits cannot be based only on gender 101

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 101

January 10, 2019 9:40 AM Man who drove car into nightclub convicted of attempted murder

Mohammed Abdul drove a car into a nightclub after he felt 'humiliated' when he was kicked out of the establishment. Mohammed Abdul, 21, said he felt "humiliated" after being ejected from Blake's nightclub in Gravesend, Kent, on 17 March last year. He returned and was caught on CCTV inside the club as he drove his Suzuki Vitara past bouncers, down an alleyway 109

January 10, 2019 7:35 AM Ashley Judd's sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

Actress Ashley Judd was one of the first women in to publicly accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct, But in the ruling a judge in Los Angeles said the actress' defamation claim against him could still go ahead. Judd had accused the Hollywood movie mogul of sexual harassment in violation of a California law barring such conduct by a person in a "business 129