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March 14, 2018 4:00 PM Teenagers cause $20,000 worth of damage during rave at $6million rented home that girl, 14, rented for a night using her parents' credit card

An 'uncontrolled' house party in Vancouver has caused about $20,000 worth of damage after a teenage girl rented the home online using her parents' credit card. The 14-year-old rented the $6 million house online without her parents' authorization, West Vancouver police said, with about 200 teenagers flooding out of the residence when they arrived 3

March 14, 2018 3:19 PM France plans to sue Google and Apple for 'abusive business practices' that could see both firms charged millions of euros in penalties

The French finance minister has announced plans to sue Google and Apple for 'abusive trade practices'. Bruno Le Maire said on Wednesday that he plans to take both tech giants to court for unfair contracts imposed upon French start-up firms. Mr Le Maire said the action could result in fines of millions of euros for both firms. 'I believe in an economy 4

March 8, 2018 11:41 PM Chris Froome tells world cycling chief David Lappartient to 'raise his concerns in person' after he claims it would be a 'disaster' for Team Sky rider to compete in Tour de France

Chris Froome has urged the president of world cycling's governing body to talk to him directly about the ongoing salbutamol investigation rather than address the issue in public. Froome, a four-time Tour de France champion, returned an adverse analytical finding for the asthma drug at the Vuelta a Espana in September - a race he won in an historic Tour-Vuelta 13

March 8, 2018 1:08 PM Paralysed teenager wins £1,500 compensation after their 'once-in-a-lifetime' trip to Disney World in Florida holiday ended in 24-hour airport ordeal

A paralysed teenager and his family have won £1,500 compensation after their dream Disney holiday to the US ended in disaster. Quadriplegic Leon Mason, 15, was forced to sleep across seats in an airport terminal lounge after the flight home from Florida was turned around when crew and passengers fell ill. The family of eight say their 'once-in-a-lifetime' 5

March 8, 2018 8:11 AM Van driver was twice alcohol limit

A VAN driver who was more than twice the legal alcohol limit when he drove into the path of another vehicle near Cricklade has been banned from getting behind the wheel for 22 months. Prosecutor Pauline Lambert said police were called to a two-vehicle crash at Chelworth crossroads at 4.25pm on January where the woman driver of a car was trapped and suffering 15

March 7, 2018 12:38 PM EU Warns 'Negative Economic Consequences' For UK As It Reveals Plan For Brexit Trade Deal

The European Union has warned Theresa May her approach to Brexit will lead to “negative economic consequences” as it ruled out special market access for certain parts of the UK economy. Donald Tusk, the president of the EU Council, said on Wednesday it should come as “no surprise” that the “only remaining possible model is a free trade agreement” similar 9

March 7, 2018 7:15 AM David Oyelowo praised as Gringo gets world premiere

David Oyelowo has been hailed as a “really talented actor” as his latest film received its world premiere in Los Angeles. The Oxford-born actor stars alongside Charlize Theron in Gringo, which premiered at the Regal LA LIVE on Wednesday. “I think he’s a really talented actor. I had dinner with him, we got on really well and he totally got the tone of what I was trying 6

March 6, 2018 5:13 PM Ex-Olympic tennis ace Pancho Campo reveals his ordeal as he is removed from Interpol's crime watchlist after 15 years over a business dispute in Dubai

A former Olympic tennis player has told how he spent 15 years on an Interpol criminal watch list following a business dispute while living in Dubai. Pancho Campo was stopped by immigration authorities in over a dozen countries after his name was flagged up by the Interpol alert. The 57-year-old, who later became a concert promoter and expert wine taster 3

March 5, 2018 5:10 PM Gender reassignment surgery on the rise in the US, report reveals

More transgender people in the US are opting for bottom surgery, a report from one of the country’s leading medical schools has revealed. Collated through data of National Inpatient Sample (NIS) from 2000 to 2014, the data covers 95% of hospitals in the States. The study has emphasised the importance of health insurers not discriminating against trans 16

March 5, 2018 12:24 PM Award-winning detective who was caught drink-driving after downing half a bottle of vodka on his way to a police misconduct meeting is banned from the road

An award-winning detective has been found guilty of drink-drinking after downing vodka while travelling to the station where he worked for a misconduct meeting. Detective Constable Robert Hunt, 48, says he drank an almost half-full plastic bottle of vodka in 'two to three gulps' to give him some 'Dutch courage' when he arrived at the station. The detective 6