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July 12, 2018 11:12 AM Pair held over death of Ava-May Littleboy, 3, who was thrown from inflatable trampoline

A man and woman in their 40s have been arrested on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter after Ava-May Littleboy's death. The pair, both in their 40s and from the Great Yarmouth area, are being held on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter following the incident on Sunday 1 July. The little girl was the only person on the attraction when eyewitnesses 9

July 11, 2018 11:11 AM The top 12 BBC earners revealed – and they are all men

Last year’s report sparked a gender pay gap dispute as only 34 women featured on the 96-strong list. There were also no women featured in the band of earnings above £500,000 last year. This year, figures have been revealed in bands of £10,000 and not last year’s £50,000. They also exclude on-air talent and their earnings who fall under the remit of BBC Studios 12

July 9, 2018 1:06 PM Teen found guilty of killing shopkeeper who refused to sell him Rizla papers

The 16-year-old denies manslaughter and says he acted in self-defence when he hurled himself at Vijaykumar Patel in January. The 16-year-old defendant, who cannot be named for legal reasons, denied manslaughter in the week-long trial at the Old Bailey, stating he acted in self-defence. Vijaykumar Patel, 49, suffered a "catastrophic" head injury outside 5

July 4, 2018 11:43 AM Jacob Rees-Mogg delivers quip after Andrew Neil claims he 'won't get the Brexit he wants'

JACOB REES-MOGG delivered a quick response to Andrew Neil after the Daily Politics presenter claimed the country was heading towards a Brexit the Tory MP “did not want”. Leading Brexiteer and Conservative MP for North East Somerset was told that he would not “get the kind of Brexit you want” by BBC host Andrew Neil. It comes as Prime Minister Theresa 20

July 3, 2018 9:01 PM 'IMPOSSIBLE for Brexit NOT to happen' Investment chief claims low pound WON'T stop Brexit

INVESTMENT CEO Saker Nusseibeh has trashed UK businesses arguing the fall of the sterling could stop Britain from leaving the EU from happening, claiming it would be politically impossible not to deliver Brexit at this stage. Speaking to Bloomberg, the CEO of Harmes Investment Management said that despite the recent fall of the pound, claims Brexit could 14

July 1, 2018 10:43 PM Mariners beat Royals 1-0 for 7th straight victory

SEATTLE (AP) - Not only was it Canada Day with "The Big Maple", Canadian James Paxton on the mound for the Mariners' 1-0 victory over the Royals, it also was Paxton Bobblehead Day at Safeco Field. This bobblehead included a bald eagle on his shoulder, a crazy moment that actually happened while working out in the outfield before a game this season in Minnesota 9

July 1, 2018 7:59 PM 'I don't like footy any more': Thompson

A disappointed and dejected AFL great Mark "Bomber" Thompson has admitted losing interest in football as he talked about his dramatic fall from grace. Thompson, 54, briefly appeared before Melbourne Magistrates Court last Thursday over drugs charges linked to a police raid at his Port Melbourne home. "I'm just sad. I'm just disappointed. I lost my friendships 3

July 1, 2018 6:36 PM Dunstone rings up bigger TalkTalk stake after shares slump

Sir Charles Dunstone has used Friday's fall in TalkTalk shares to add to his holding in the company, Sky News learns. Sky News has learnt that Sir Charles, who was reinstated to an executive role last year, used an 11% slump in TalkTalk shares on Friday to mop up another £750,000-worth of stock, according to a person close to the company. The move, which 11

June 30, 2018 4:24 PM UNESCO adds 8 pre-Islamic Iranian sites to heritage list

UNESCO on Saturday added eight pre-Islamic Iranian archeological sites to its World Heritage List, the UN agency announced at a meeting in the Bahraini capital. The sites collectively appear on the worldwide list as the "Sassanid Archaeological Landscape of Fars region (Islamic Republic of Iran)". A province in modern-day Iran's south, Fars was the cradle 6

June 30, 2018 12:03 PM Leaders commemorate Czechoslovakia's centenary in Paris

PARIS (AP) - Leaders of France, the Czech Republic and Slovakia have met in Paris to commemorate the centenary of the creation of the Czechoslovakia military, which prompted the country's independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire. On June 30, 1918, as the Austro-Hungarian Empire was collapsing, France became the first country to formally recognize 6