Donald Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort secretly worked for Russian billionaire to 'benefit Putin government'

Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman once secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance Vladimir Putin’s interests, leaked documents have claimed. He allegedly proposed an ambitious political strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition across former Soviet republics, despite claims from the Trump administration that he never worked in the Kremlin’s interests. “We are now of the belief that this model can ...

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Man charged with St Osyth stabbing murder

A man has been charged with murdering a man who was stabbed to death. Kevin Paddick, 34, of Rosemary Road, Clacton, Essex, is accused of killing Danny Myers, 23, from Enfield. Mr Myers died in hospital after he was stabbed at an address in Rochford Road, St Osyth, in the early hours of Monday. The accused is expected to appear ...

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Man dies in Salford house fire

A man has died in a house fire in Salford. The blaze broke out at a property in Berry Street, Clifton, just after midnight, police said. The body of a man, who has not been named, was discovered inside the property by firefighters. A joint investigation with Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service and Greater Manchester Police has been started ...

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Weymouth Jurassic Coast cliff crack leads to slippage

A giant crack that first appeared on a cliff top on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast a year ago has developed into a significant landslip. The fissure on the South West Coast path between Bowleaze Cove and Redcliff Point first appeared last March. The initial drop in the cracked section was just over 1m (3ft) but the land has since fallen away ...

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Modifications to car 'led to the deaths of two young people'

Modifications to a car led to the deaths of Thomas Putt, 20, and Nikki Willis, 23, from carbon monoxide poisoning, an inquest has heard. The carbon monoxide levels produced by Mr Putt’s car were 1,000 times higher than a factory standard vehicle. Exhaust fumes had leaked under the bonnet because of the modifications, which included vents being cut into the ...

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Three arrested over woman missing in Sheerness

Two men and a boy have been arrested after a woman was reported missing over the weekend. The woman had last been seen on Friday in Sheerness, and was then found in Victoria Street, Gillingham, on Monday morning, Kent Police said. A 42-year-old man, a 30-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy, all from Gillingham, have been arrested on suspicion of ...

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Video: Chelsea star David Luiz does a brilliant Antonio Conte impression

Chelsea defender David Luiz continues to show he’s one of the biggest characters at the club with this brilliant impression of manager Antonio Conte. Transfer targets to deadwood: How Arsenal could line up next season amid talk of overhaul The Brazilian was speaking alongside team-mate Gary Cahill and ex-Blue Paulo Fereira at an official club event, and Conte’s demanding nature in ...

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Primark issue urgent recall over fears that children’s leggings may be deadly

The leggings are being recalled (Picture: Primark) Primark have issued an urgent recall over a pair of children’s leggings over fears they may be deadly. The high street store are asking customers to return the novelty cat clothing as the bows on the knee area present a potential choking hazard. Here’s what’s banned on some planes as part of new UK ...

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Kitchenaid explains latest campaign amid accusations of sexism

(Picture: KitchenAid) We’ve spent years fighting the assumption that pink is for girls and blue is for boys.  This Cardiff shop sells chocolate orange and lettuce sandwiches and people are losing it The simple fact is, not all girls want to play with Barbie and not all boys want to play with Action Men. This week, internet users claimed a ...

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Here’s what’s banned on some planes as part of new UK flight restrictions

Laptops are the new security focus (Picture for illustration: Getty) New restrictions on what you take take in your hand luggage from certain countries are due to come into force in ‘the coming days’. The UK government said the new measures are necessary for security reasons. People on certain flights will not be able to take laptops or other large ...

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