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June 7, 2017 8:55 AM General election 2017: Diane Abbott 'takes indefinite break from campaign'

Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott is "taking a break from the campaign" because she is unwell, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg said the break would be "indefinite". Shadow minister Lyn Brown is to stand in for Ms Abbott, who pulled out of two media appearances on Tuesday. Asked how long Ms Abbott would be taking 35

June 7, 2017 7:11 AM New fleece on life! Cecil the sheep relieved of his record-breaking 38kg woolly coat... but how will he keep warm in winter?

An Australia sheep named Cecil has had a 38 kilogram fleece shorn off, almost breaking the world record. The woolly sheep needed a major haircut after roaming in bush land near Launceston for about two years, ABC News reported. The 38 kilogram fleece was just 3.1 kilograms short of the world record set in 2015. Cecil was rescued from the edge of a cliff 11

June 6, 2017 6:01 PM Rush hour crash at busy Bolton junction

A CRASH at a busy Bolton junction happened as one of the drivers was on his way to look for a new car. At around 6pm today, a grey Nissan Micra and a dark green Vauxhall Astra twin top convertible collided at the junction of Bradshawgate, Manchester Road, Trinity Street and Bridgeman Place. Clifford Doyle, aged 55, from Wigan, was driving with his wife from Morrisons 20

June 6, 2017 2:57 PM BREAKING NEWS: Terror in Paris as hammer-wielding man is shot by police after attacking an officer as streets are cleared and tourists are locked in Notre Dame Cathedral for their safety

A man was shot by police outside Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral on Tuesday afternoon after he attacked officers with a hammer. The man, who has not been identified, is believed to have attacked an officer who was patrolling with two other policemen at about 4.30pm local time. One of the officers responded with two gunshots, which injured the assailant 34

June 6, 2017 9:45 AM Amber Rudd knocks Thornberry's Labour retirement pledge for six with devastating jibe

AMBER RUDD laughed off the Labour Party’s pledge to reverse the Government’s rise in state pension age for women. The Home Secretary mocked Emily Thornberry, who was standing in for Diane Abbott during the BBC Women’s Hour election debate, for trying to pluck funds from the “magical money tree” to honour the promise. Women Campaigning Against Pension 22

June 6, 2017 8:35 AM Horrifying moment a man is CRUSHED by an elevator in Taiwan when it begins descending as he steps out

This is the horrifying moment a man is trapped in a elevator after the doors suddenly close on his legs. The man, reported to be a doctor at Ilan University in Taiwan, stepped into the lift as normal but, before he was fully inside, it began to move upwards - locking half his body outside. In harrowing footage, the helpless victim is seen stuck to the bottom 15

June 5, 2017 11:41 PM Winnie Harlow flashes her endless legs in an 80s-inspired silver miniskirt and chic gold heels as she poses up a storm at magazine bash in London

She was pictured soaking up the sun on a super-yacht in Monte Carlo last week. But Winnie Harlow banished any trace of the holiday blues on Monday night with a spot of partying at the Wonderland Summer Issue dinner in London. The 22-year-old model looked the height of sartorial elegance in an 80s-inspired silver miniskirt at the bash at The Ivy Soho Brasserie 22

June 5, 2017 11:01 PM Day and Night: Top model turned actress Cara Delevingne sets sights on Academy Award

TOP model turned & actress Cara Delevingne is already setting her sights on an Academy Award. And the Black-Eyed Peas singer and Voice judge has offered his top technique for ensuring he spends most of his long-haul flights in the land of nod and wakes up fresh. “I plan my lack of sleep two days before the flight, because I don’t like taking sleeping 20

June 5, 2017 8:57 PM Apple reveals how iPhone owners can soon send money to each other in text messages

Apple has revealed a way for iPhone owners to send money to each other just like text messages by adding Apple Pay to the iOS Messages app. Announced during a mammoth two-hour press conference at the start of the company's annual Worldwide Developer Conference, the new payment feature will be a part of iOS 11, which is available as a beta for developers 90

June 5, 2017 8:49 PM General election 2017: Making sense of the final polls

That would not be surprising. The polls have, after all, produced very divergent results. In the last few days, for example, one has put the Conservative lead over Labour as low as one point and another as high as 12. So how should you try and make sense of the final polls as they appear on Wednesday and Thursday? And what should you look out for as the results 38