A woman has died after being stabbed in the street during a daylight attack by "10 or 11 men" in Newcastle. Jodie Wilkinson, 27 and from Newcastle, was attacked during an apparent argument in Stanhope Street on Monday afternoon. Ms Wilkinson's male companion, 25, was also stabbed but has since been released from hospital.
What with Little Mix’s new single being all about exes, the girls have been talking about their ex-boyfriends quite a lot in a series of interviews. The latest revelation comes courtesy of Perrie Edwards, with the star revealing that she suffered an actual breakdown in the security line of an airport following one particularly nasty phone call with an ex. Speaking on Heart FM’s breakfast radio show, Perrie was asked about her lowest ever ex moment, and she recalled: “I was at the airport and I got an awful phone call, erm, from someone.
The pound is making headway against both the dollar and euro on Tuesday after two weeks of pain. Here is how sterling looks against the dollar at just after 2.20 p.m. BST (9.20 a.m. ET):Investing.comAnd here is how the pound looks against the euro at the same time:Investing.comSterling is getting a triple boost from the dollar's weakness, a possible parliamentary vote on Article 50, and the return of inflation. Kathleen Brooks, research director at City Index, says in an emailed statement this morning: "The start of the week was marked by a weaker dollar and a decline in Treasury yields.
A young boy is apparently being forced to miss school because a rare condition on his feet means he poses a health and safety risk. Spencer Kristianson, six, suffers from Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome, a condition that causes his feet to grow at different speeds. As a result, he need expensive orthotic shoes that cost £300 a pair - something his mother Amber, from Castleford, West Yorkshire, would have to replace every three months.
Having clocked up almost 30 years on the soap, Jack Sugden, played by the late Clive Hornby until his death in 2008, is something of an Emmerdale legend. During a heart-to-heart in the woods with boyfriend Aaron Dingle, Jack’s son Robert claimed that his dad had once caught him in a compromising position with a farm hand and, wait for it, “leathered him”. “We had this lad help on the farm,” Robert explained.
By Helen Reid LONDON (Reuters) - Iceland would welcome Britain, its biggest trading partner, back into the European Free Trade Association (EFTA), Icelandic Foreign Minister Lilja Alfredsdottir said on Wednesday in London. "The EFTA countries might make an agreement with the UK," she said. "We are chairing the EFTA right now and I put it as a priority to analyse the possibilities that EFTA had on this front." Alfredsdottir emphasised the importance of Iceland's trade ties with Britain.
A Jewish mother has been jailed after she phoned in a hoax bomb threat to a synagogue then tried to blame it on another parent for not inviting her daughter to a birthday party. Claire Mann was described as “spiteful and malicious” after she bombarded Roz Page with abusive messages and then tried to trick police by sending similar texts to her own phone when her daughter didn’t get an invite to Mrs Page’s eight-year-old’s party. Mrs Page was quizzed by police as the row escalated and ostracised by other parents after Mann, 43, told them the charge against her was “all made up”.
There’s nothing like an up-to-the-minute jewelry craze to spruce up our daily look and Chrissy Teigen just debuted a fresh spin on a favorite—chokers. Though the necklace style has been dominant for a while, Mrs. John Legend breathed new life into the trend by layering two thin rose gold chokers together and wearing them backwards. What’s more? Chrissy’s rose gold accoutrements perfectly accent her deep burgundy dress, an ideal pairing for capitalizing on fall’s richer color palette. Here, shop the exact chokers worn by the brunette beauty, plus a range of similar frocks to cop her full look at every price point.
Sam Allardyce is going back to his old job, and Jose Mourinho has a lot of thoughts about a lot of things. It's Thursday's Paper Round.
Michelle – who followed in Will’s footsteps and won the ITV music competition in 2003, just one year after him – revealed she was delighted that she later had the opportunity to meet the singer, but claims he simply ignored her.
Finally, Britain is beginning to reunite children who have been stranded in the Calais jungle, with their families in the UK. Concern as ‘hulking’ all-male refugee children arrive from Calais,” wrote the Express. This was followed by him posting a video of his visit to the Calais jungle with the comment "didn’t see any children in the camp, just 000s young men & activists offering advice what to say to get into UK”.
By Daniel Trotta WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sergeant Jessica Hawkins was a male cop for 20 years but it was not until her transition to a woman in 2014 that she understood the trepidation that transgender women feel across the United States. "Transitioning has made me understand the fears of other communities that I did not have as white male," said Hawkins, 43, noting a difference in the way she is treated when off duty and away from her relatively tolerant city of Washington. It was never an issue before." Hawkins became head of the Washington Metropolitan Police Department's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) liaison unit a year after her transition, at a time when transgender women, especially blacks and Latinas, are being assaulted and murdered at an alarming rate in America.
Jim Carrey has hit back at the wrongful death lawsuit filed against him by Cathriona White’s mother, Brigid Sweetman. Jim and Cathriona dated on-and-off between 2012 and 2015, with Cathriona taking her own life last September. Brigid claimed that Jim is responsible for her daughter’s death because he gave the star three STDs throughout their relationship, leaving her suicidal.
LONDON (AP) — People making threats against a woman challenging the British government over its European Union exit plans will face "the full vigor of the law," a High Court judge said Monday.
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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is all set for a reunion with Lionel Messi - that, and all the news. It's Wednesday's Paper Round.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States warned Wednesday that any attack on American allies or use of nuclear weapons by North Korea would be met with an "overwhelming" U.S. response as it sought to reassure close ally South Korea that the U.S. has its back.