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October 20, 2017 9:07 AM Man, 66, arrested after Park South stabbing

Police were called to reports of a stabbing on Whitbourne Avenue at 7pm on Thursday evening. A 66-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm and remains in police custody. The victim was a woman, who is believed to have been stabbed outside MJ Kebab, near Cavendish Square. The woman’s age is not yet known. Police have appealed 8

October 20, 2017 12:18 AM Neighbours hear screams as flatmates try desperately to save a man, 25, from Melbourne house fire

A young man has died after becoming trapped in a house fire despite the desperate attempts of his housemates to save him. Emergency services arrived at the Camberwell home in Melbourne's eastern suburbs just after 12.30am on Friday, after multiple calls from neighbours. Dean Holzer said he woke to terrified screams and rushed to wake his children and inspect 2

October 20, 2017 12:14 AM Everton bans fan who aimed punch at Lyon goalkeeper

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) - Everton has banned a supporter who appeared to aim a punch at a Lyon player in a Europa League game. The unnamed fan, who was holding a child with one arm, targeted goalkeeper Anthony Lopes during a second-half melee that was instigated by Everton defender Ashley Williams' barge on Lopes on Thursday. Everton, in blue, and Lyon players 4

October 19, 2017 11:29 PM Rio 2016 leader Nuzman to be released from jail

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be released from jail following a decision in a top Brazilian court. The 75-year-old Nuzman was arrested two weeks ago amid an investigation into a vote-buying scheme to bring the 2016 Games to Rio. He is expected to leave prison on Friday. Members of Brazil's 2

October 19, 2017 10:54 PM Police: Tire flies off truck, striking and killing motorist

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a tire flew off a pickup truck and struck and killed the driver of a car headed the opposite way on a highway near Atlanta. Police Sgt. Sam Worsham told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the pickup truck was headed north on the Ga. 400 highway in rush hour traffic about 8 a.m. Thursday when it lost the wheel and tire. He says the tire bounded 3

October 19, 2017 5:25 PM CCTV released after man exposed himself on Metro train between Sunderland and Pelaw

A 21-year-old woman who was the target of the man's indecent exposure went to tell the driver of the Metro but the man left at Pelaw station CCTV has been released after a man exposed himself on a Metro train in the middle of the afternoon. A man who boarded the Metro at Sunderland at around 4.20pm on Monday, September 11, targeted a woman who he was sat opposite 13

October 19, 2017 3:19 PM Rolex stolen from Middlesbrough jewellers after man asked to try it on

A man has stolen a Rolex watch from a Middlesbrough jewellers after asking to try it on and then leaving without paying for it. The theft happened on Thursday, October 12 at 3.15pm at Goldsmiths on Linthorpe Road. A Cleveland Police spokeswoman said: “A man walked into the shop and requested to try on a Rolex watch. The man then managed to avoid the staff 8

October 19, 2017 1:42 PM The good dog who is bad at sniffing out bombs

This is Lulu, the Labrador who joined the CIA as one of their newest recruits. Her mission: to sniff out explosives. But weeks into her training programme Lulu just wasn't making the grade. A life at the United States Central Intelligence Agency, it seems, was not for her. In a series of updates on Wednesday, the CIA's official Twitter account posted 13

October 19, 2017 12:25 PM Woman found dead at house in Kirkby

Death of woman in her 80s found at property in Changford Road being treated as 'unexplained' Updates from the scene after a woman's body was found at a house in Kirkby. There's a major police presence in Changford Road after the death of the woman in her 80s. A police spokesman said: "Merseyside Police is today in attendance at a property in Kirkby following 7

October 19, 2017 12:20 PM Crime rises by 13% in England and Wales, ONS statistics say

The number of crimes recorded annually in England and Wales has passed the five million mark for the first time in 10 years, rising by 13%, figures show. It said crime categorised as "violent" rose by 19%, with rises in offences including stalking and harassment. The Crime Survey for England and Wales, based on people's experiences, suggests there were 10.8 million 5