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April 22, 2016 12:05 PM 'Ripper' Teen Guilty Of Two Stranger Murders

The boy went from a "kind and sensitive" child to a porn-obsessed double killer who idolised Peter Sutcliffe and Ian Huntley. A boy who idolised the Yorkshire Ripper has been convicted of murdering two strangers in frenzied attacks. James Fairweather, who was 15 at the time, stabbed James Attfield, 33, 102 times in a park in Colchester, Essex, in March 10

April 22, 2016 11:53 AM Teenager Guilty Of Colchester Murders

James Fairweather, from Thorpe Walk in Greenstead, who was just 15 at the time of the killings. He had pleaded guilty to manslaughter by reason of diminshed responsibility but denied murder. Today the jury at Guilford Crown Court unanimously found him guilty of murdering 33-year-old James, and 31-year-old student Nahid. It started in March 2014, when a cyclist 19

April 22, 2016 6:00 AM Now the Pentagon sends B52s in to fight ISIS for the first time: Heavy bombers obliterate terrorist weapon stash in new phase of war on terror movement

The Pentagon released video footage Thursday of what it says is the first strike carried out by a B-52 bomber in Iraq, as a U.S.-led coalition continued to ramp up its efforts in the fight against ISIS with pledges of additional American ground troops and helicopters. The airstrike was carried out Monday and destroyed an ISIS weapons storage facility 6

April 21, 2016 9:12 PM Premier League and FA Cup questions: Will Tottenham narrow the gap on Leicester?

Nothing will be decided this weekend, but we'll learn much more about the likely winners of the Premier League title and the FA Cup after the next round of fixtures. League leaders Leicester host Swansea on Super Sunday and Tottenham will hope to see them slip up ahead of their home game against West Brom on Monday Night Football. Plus there are two FA Cup semi-finals 14

April 20, 2016 11:42 PM Taxi driver stabbed and left for dead on a Melbourne street just metres from a police station after finishing his night shift

A taxi driver has been attacked and left for dead on a Melbourne street while walking home after his late night shift. The 31-year-old man was found with severe injuries on a street in Fitzroy just after 11.30pm on Wednesday. The driver had parked and locked his car on Condell Street and was attacked as he walked home. Police worked on the man before 7

April 20, 2016 8:30 PM David Cameron’s future depends on how much the UK loves Barack Obama

It was in 1992, the year the Maastricht Treaty was signed, that the strategy on which Britain’s EU membership now depends was distilled. “The economy, stupid”, read the sign hung by Bill Clinton’s campaign manager James Carville in his office in Little Rock, Arkansas. This insight has long since ossified into cliché. But few have prospered by betting 12

April 20, 2016 4:04 PM Is the impeachment trial of Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff a coup?

Supporters of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who was impeached Sunday night, have been calling the proceedings a “coup.” Héctor Perla suggested here on Saturday that it constitutes a “soft coup.” Is Sunday’s vote actually a coup? Let’s discuss what a coup (also known as a coup d’état) is. There are many definitions of coups out there. All have a few elements 11

April 19, 2016 3:52 PM William and Harry duel with lightsabers as Star Wars heroes look on

The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry could not resist the lure of the lightsaber when they met the heroes of the latest Star Wars movie - as well as the creative technicians bringing the latest instalment to the silver screen. William and Harry had a brief duel in the props department at Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire, where Star Wars: Episode 16 2

April 19, 2016 3:46 PM It's Duke Skywalker! William and Harry duel with light sabers as they meet the Star Wars cast and crew on set at Pinewood

Prince William and Prince Harry showed that the force is with them as they engaged in a brotherly duel with a pair of light sabers as they toured the set of Star Wars at Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire. The pair admitted that they are ‘huge fans’ of the legendary Star Wars films as they toured the set of the latest installment in the franchise - Episode 18 2

April 18, 2016 7:44 AM Oscar Pistorius: sentencing for murder due to be postponed

Athlete arrives at the High Court in Pretoria over murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp Oscar Pistorius's sentencing for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp is expected to be postponed until June. Groups of supporters held up placards as the former Paralympian arrived at the High Court in Pretoria this morning. The original trial judge 10