A member of a drug gang called a ‘jolly big man’ in court was jailed for nearly 20 years after he was arrested with £2.4million of cocaine hidden inside empty shoe boxes. Sean O’Neill, of Hattersley, Greater Manchester, was part of a ‘Breaking Bad’ style plot that involved a Hungarian chemist to produce and distribute

Charles Manson’s second in command is now living on a quiet residential street in Upstate New York with her ex-con boyfriend where she ‘happily walks her small dog’, it’s been revealed. Lynette ‘Squeaky’ Fromme helped run the murderous Manson Family cult that slaughtered five people – including Hollywood actress Sharon Tate – in Los Angeles

A leaked Trump administration memo shows that the government did consider separating families at the US border despite calling press reports on the matter ‘irresponsible and unproductive’. The December 2017 document was given to Oregon Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley’s office, which said it came from an anonymous government whistleblower.  The memo, a draft of what was to become

A 24-year-old paedophile who raped a teenage girl and sexually assaulted another when he was 17 was today jailed for seven-and-a-half years.  Matthew Kelly, from Christchurch, New Zealand, is already in jail with a five-year sentence after forcing a woman to perform a sex act on a baby and send him a video. Christchurch District Court today

Labour today gloated that Jeremy Corbyn is forcing Theresa May to split the Tory party by refusing to take part in Brexit talks unless she rules out no deal. Barry Gardiner said Mr Corbyn’s tactics would make the PM ‘break’ the Conservatives in order to get a deal through Parliament. The extraordinary indication that Mr Corbyn

Police are hunting a man after a teenager claims she was sexually assaulted on a train.   British Transport Police have today released CCTV photos of a passenger they want to speak to after the girl said she was assaulted on a train travelling from Birmingham to Shrewsbury. The man, who boarded the train at Birmingham New Street,

Trump likely to present Pentagon findings about changing threat as justification for his planned ‘space force’ Donald Trump will unveil a plan on Thursday for a major expansion in US missile defence that will rely on a new generation of space-based sensors. The administration’s long-delayed missile defence review, which the president will present at the Pentagon, will

Officials reject Russian offer to inspect new missile US says it will suspend observance of INF treaty on 2 February The US has rejected Moscow’s offer to inspect a new Russian missile suspected of violating a key cold-war era nuclear-weapons treaty, and warned that it would suspend observance of the agreement on 2 February, giving

A motorcyclist died today in a hit-and-run crash on a motorway which caused five-hour delays for passengers heading to and from London Stansted Airport. The M11 was shut in both directions during rush hour following the smash between junction eight for Stansted and seven for Harlow in Essex at about 5am this morning. Essex Police