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October 17, 2018 1:15 PM Missing Saudi journalist 'DISMEMBERED in Istanbul consulate'

MISSING journalist Jamal Khashoggi was tortured, murdered and dismembered in the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, according to Turkish security sources. Turkish and US media has published leaked reports of what officials said were audio recordings that prove the Washington Post columnist was beaten, drugged and brutally killed before his body was disposed 63

October 16, 2018 12:07 PM Russell Bishop 'murdered two Brighton schoolgirls in 1986'

A man has gone on trial for the second time accused of murdering two nine-year-old girls 32 years ago. Russell Bishop, 52, strangled Nicola Fellows and Karen Hadaway who were found dead in woods near Brighton in October 1986, the Old Bailey heard. He was cleared of their murder after a trial in 1987, jurors were told. The court heard three years later 69

October 16, 2018 6:44 AM Saudi Arabia ‘to ADMIT missing journalist killed’ in consulate interrogation

SAUDI Arabia will admit missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in a botched interrogation after he entered its Istanbul consulate, it has been claimed. Turkish and Saudi crime investigators probing the Washington Post contributor’s disappearance left the Saudi consulate after a nine-hour search on Tuesday. But despite denying being behind Mr Khashoggi’s 75

October 15, 2018 4:21 PM Cot designer denies manslaughter of 'choke death' baby

A baby choked to death in his cot because of the gross negligence of the bed designer, a jury has been told. Leeds Crown Court heard seven-month-old Oscar Abbey was found by his parents, caught in the side of his bed at their York home on 3 November 2016. The bed was sold to Charlie and Shannon Abbey by Playtime Beds and the firm's owner Craig Williams 39

October 12, 2018 1:03 PM Turkey 'has recording proving Saudi murder'

Turkish officials have audio and video evidence that shows missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was tortured and killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, the BBC has been told. Mr Khashoggi, a critic of the Saudi government, has not been seen since he entered the building on 2 October. Turkish intelligence had "documented evidence" of the murder 126

October 10, 2018 2:02 PM Jamal Khashoggi: 15-man Saudi 'hit squad' pictured on day journalist disappeared

Footage of an alleged hit squad sent to target missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul has been aired on Turkish television. He previously compared Saudi's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Russia's authoritarian leader Vladimir Putin. Turkish authorities claim Mr Khashoggi was murdered inside the building, but Riyadh has dismissed the allegations 59

October 8, 2018 11:03 PM UK film and TV sees record investment

The British Film Institute (BFI) says the UK film and TV industry generated a record £7.9bn in 2016, helped by government tax reliefs. A BFI-commissioned report found that £632m in tax relief prompted additional spending of more than £3bn on the creation of films, high-end television, such as The Crown, and computer games. It said HM Revenue and Customs 53

October 8, 2018 11:39 AM 'Dock vaulting' rapist Bradley Tout arrested

A rapist who leapt from the dock and ran out of court after being convicted has been arrested. Bradley Tout, 20, was convicted of an attack on a teenage girl at Worcester Crown Court on Wednesday. Upon hearing the verdict, he "vaulted" from the dock and escaped, causing an officer from security firm GeoAmey to need hospital treatment. West Mercia Police 33

October 6, 2018 7:17 AM Middle-class woman mortified about how much brie she ate last night

AN embarrassed mother-of-two is anxiously replaying the brie-fuelled conversations about house prices and grammar schools she had at a dinner party last night. Francesca Johnson, aged 39, admitted that after the tamarind-marinated bavette steak that the rest of the evening was a blur. She continued: “I could feel myself losing control early on with the stilton 37

October 4, 2018 11:15 AM Manhunt for rapist Bradley Tout after court escape

A rapist who leapt from the dock and ran out of court moments after being convicted is being hunted by police. Jurors at Worcester Crown Court unanimously convicted Bradley Tout, 20, of an attack on a teenage girl, in December 2016. Upon hearing the verdict, Tout "vaulted" from the dock and was able to evade court officers during a chase. Security firm GeoAmey 58