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June 20, 2018 12:53 AM Graffiti artists ‘had nowhere to escape’ when train hit them

A FORMER public schoolboy was among three graffiti artists killed by a train. Fine arts student Harrison Scott-Hood, 23, died alongside Alberto Fresneda Carrasco, 19, and Jack Gilbert, also 23. A FORMER transport boss faced an angry backlash last night after calling the graffiti artists “common scum”. Brian Cooke – an ex-Transport for London board member 6

June 19, 2018 5:41 PM Tributes to graffiti artists killed by train at London's Loughborough Junction

The street art community has posted memorials to the men online and on walls and bridges where their work can still be found. Jack Gilbert and Harrison Scott-Hood, 23, and Alberto Fresneda-Carrasco, 19, were found dead on the tracks near Loughborough Junction station, near Brixton, on Monday morning. It is believed they were hit by a freight train while 6

June 19, 2018 8:31 AM Japan earthquake update: Where is Osaka? How many have been killed?

JAPAN’S city of Osaka is reeling from the powerful earthquake that struck yesterday morning as people commuted to work and children headed for school. So where is Osaka? And what is the death toll? The strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Osaka, the second largest city in Japan, at 8am on Monday (12am BST). This magnitude, referred to as a ‘6 lower’ 8

June 19, 2018 3:04 AM Julia Morris blasts 'idiotic' millionaire broadcasters for 'victim-shaming' murdered comedian Eurydice Dixon for walking through a park late at night

Julia Morris has blasted radio and television pundits for 'victim-shaming' the murdered comedian Eurydice Dixon. Eurydice was raped and killed while walking through Princes Park in Melbourne in the early hours of the morning on Wednesday after performing at a stand-up gig. And on Tuesday, fellow comedian Julia hit out at 'idiotic' broadcasters who she claimed 5

June 19, 2018 12:31 AM 'What is happening on that show is my life force': Why Rebecca Judd, Karl Stefanovic and Zoë Foster Blake are obsessing over Love Island

It's been dubbed the raunchiest reality series to ever hit Australian screens. Rebecca Judd, Karl Stefanovic and Zoë Foster Blake are some of the show's biggest fans, with Today star Karl even joking that 'what is happening on that show is my life force at the moment'. During a recent appearance on The Kyle and Jackie O Show, Karl declared himself as a true fan of the sexy series

June 18, 2018 10:41 PM Prosecutor clears 2 who killed Oklahoma restaurant shooter

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A prosecutor announced Monday he has cleared two people who fatally shot a man who wounded three others after opening fire at an Oklahoma City restaurant during the dinnertime rush. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater said that Juan Carlos Nazario and Bryan Whittle were justified when they "neutralized" the shooter and would

June 18, 2018 9:47 PM Malmo shooting: One dead and four injured after Sweden gun attack

AT LEAST one person has been killed and four more injured after a gunman opened fire in central Malmo, Sweden, this evening. An 18-year-old man was shot dead outside a cafe on a busy street in Sweden’s third largest city. Gunfire erupted shortly after 9pm local time (8pm BST) after a car pulled up to a group of men on Drottninggatan, a wide boulevard 6

June 18, 2018 8:51 PM Japan earthquake latest charts: How dangerous is the Osaka earthquake?

JAPAN was struck by a major earthquake today hitting the Osaka region at 8am local time (11pm GMT). The earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude rocked Osaka in Japan this morning causing both injuries and death. A particularly earthquake-prone area, Japan accounts for a large number of the world’s dangerous earthquake activity. The area has seen some devastating 10

June 18, 2018 4:52 PM Prosecutor: Mobster afraid nightclub owner would rat him out

BOSTON (AP) - A federal prosecutor is urging jurors to convict an elderly former New England Mafia boss in the killing of a nightclub owner in 1993. Assistant U.S. Attorney William Ferland told jurors in his closing arguments Monday that Francis "Cadillac Frank" Salemme had Steven DiSarro killed because Salemme believed DiSarro was ratting him out to authorities 4

June 18, 2018 4:07 PM Japan team at World Cup troubled by earthquake, hotel alarm

SARANSK, Russia (AP) - Word of a deadly earthquake in Japan and an early-morning false alarm at a team hotel have given the country's World Cup squad some unsettling moments. Japan coach Akira Nishino, who built his professional reputation coaching Gamba Osaka, said he and a number of his players have acquaintances or loved ones affected by Monday's 5