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September 19, 2018 12:24 AM Jailed, ‘mother’ who lied to cash in on bomb terror

A WOMAN who pretended to have a daughter who was seriously injured in the Manchester Arena attack to make an insurance claim was jailed for two years yesterday. Susan Pain, 51, stared at the floor of Liverpool Crown Court as she was sentenced after earlier admitting the £139,000 fraud involving 31 bogus claims. Pain’s crimes were discovered after her final 7

September 18, 2018 11:52 PM Project Fear’ claim as police chiefs ring alarms over no-deal

POLICE chiefs were accused of Project Fear tactics yesterday by claiming Britain will be less safe after a no-deal Brexit. The top brass warn it will be “much harder to protect” the public if they lose 40 European Union policing systems. Policing will be set back to before 2004 when the EAW system was launched, the police chiefs said. Instead, forces 7

September 18, 2018 9:00 PM Verhofstadt claims EU citizens are not 'so STUPID' to leave the Brussels club after Brexit

GUY VERHOFSTADT has claimed European Union citizens are not “so stupid” to vote for a movement like Brexit after seeing Britain’s divorce negotiation with Brussels. The European Union’s Brexit coordinator, Guy Verhofstadt, has claimed Brexit has helped European Union citizens understand the “benefits” of the Brussels club. Speaking on Euronews’ Raw Politics 7

September 17, 2018 2:06 PM Enzo Calzaghe: Champion boxing coach dies, aged 69

Enzo Calzaghe, the father of former world boxing champion Joe, has died aged 69. The trainer helped Joe become a two-weight world champion in an undefeated 46-fight career as a professional. Despite having no experience as a trainer before coaching his son, Enzo also led Gavin Rees and Enzo Maccarinelli to world titles. "The family are devastated to have to announce 7

September 16, 2018 11:40 PM Trump Supreme Court nominee accused of SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s chosen candidate to join the US Supreme Court has been accused of carrying out a historic sexual assault on a 15-year-old girl, with Democrats calling for the appointment process to be delayed. Christine Blasey Ford, a California based research psychologist, claimed Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her in the early 1980s when she was at high school 7

September 16, 2018 4:22 AM Radio star fat-shamed in street

BROADCASTER Dame Jenni Murray has told of the vulgar, public fat-shaming taunts she suffered, as she called for obesity to be recognised as a disease. The BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour favourite, who lost 5st after gastric surgery three years ago, believes a radical approach is needed to combat rising levels of obesity in Britain. Dame Jenni, 68, said she “had tried 6

September 15, 2018 1:13 AM ‘Despicable’ lorry driver jailed for £20k Lee Rigby charity theft

A “DESPICABLE” fraudster who failed to hand over more than £20,000 raised for the son of murdered soldier Lee Rigby was yesterday jailed for 2 years and a half. Lorry driver Gary Gardner was told he will serve half the sentence for two counts of fraud committed in the three years after the fusilier’s murder in 2013. The 56-year-old, who has previous 6

September 14, 2018 11:44 AM Boffins in the buff: Cambridge University sports teams strip off for naked calendar

SEXY sportsmen and women from Cambridge University have bared all in a naked calendar to raise money for charity. Students from the famous university’s sports teams, including swimming, skiing, dancing and netball have posed naked for photos around the historical city of Cambridge. Team mates dodged tourists to post at locations including the Botanic 9

September 14, 2018 10:59 AM Gina Miller rules out running for Liberal Democrat leadership with warning against a new political party

The woman who ensured MPs had the power to trigger Article 50 launches a new campaign to publish "unspun facts" about Brexit. The businesswoman and Remain campaigner insisted neither she nor the party had discussed the idea of her replacing Sir Vince Cable. Asked by Sky News if she would run when he steps down, Ms Miller said: "No I wouldn't. "I have much more to do both in my work of transparency 10

September 14, 2018 2:09 AM Julia Hartley-Brewer HITS OUT at People's Vote

THE PEOPLE’s vote for a second referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union is an affront to democracy only wanted by those who lost, political commentator Julia Hartley-Brewer has claimed. Speaking on the BBC’s Question Time programme, which has recently returned to UK screens after the Parliamentary summer recess, Ms Hartley-Brewer expressed 11