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Mum jailed for going shopping with body of baby she killed in her handbag

A teenage mum who killed her newborn baby and then stuffed the body in her handbag as she went shopping has been jailed for 16 years. New Yorker...

Tommy Hilfiger drives fresh interest with motor racing in Milan

Formula One aesthetic brings vibrancy as American fashion brand’s world tour lands in Italy Rather than stay in his old stomping ground of New York,...

Death row inmate in ‘great pain’ after surviving his own execution

A death row inmate who was repeatedly jabbed in the legs by a lethal injection needle survived his execution. Doyle Lee Hamm was meant to be killed...

School bans backpacks to make it safer after deadly Florida shooting

A high school in the USA believes it has come up with a solution to prevent a school shooting – banning backpacks. Students have been pictured...

NRA hits back at Trump over gun law plans: 'We don't back any ban'

Gun rights lobby group tries to play down possible rift with the president, saying proposals to raise age limit 'just things that he's...

Jerusalem: thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews attend rabbi's funeral

Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach, 86, was leader of breakaway faction of non-Hasidic ultra-Orthodox Jews Tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews have attended...

Canary Islands storm chaos: Flights cancelled as holiday hotspot lashed with high winds

BRITISH holidaymakers travelling to and from the Canaries have been caught up in the chaos caused by a storm which brought high winds and heavy rain...

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: 'the Games of new horizons'? | Sean Ingle

Russian scandal couldn’t overshadow spectacular sport and thawing relations between North and South Korea Moments before the XXIII Winter Games ended...

Inside the drug capital of Spain – and the gateway for illicit substances entering the EU

In an area where youth unemployment is as high as 80 per cent, trafficking offers young people an opportunity to make thousands of euros a day

Fears more than 100 missing schoolgirls were kidnapped by Boko Haram

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More than 100 schoolgirls remain unaccounted for after suspected Boko Haram militants attacked a town in Nigeria. Parents have released a list of the...

Michelle Obama announces memoir will be called Becoming

Former US first lady hopes her story, released worldwide in November, will inspire others Former US first lady Michelle Obama has announced the name...

Ivanka Trump sits INCHES away from North Korea spy chief as Kim calls for talks with US

IVANKA Trump sat mere inches away from North Korean spy chief Kim Jong-chol during the Winter Olympic ceremony amid claims she may be key to...

Several dead in Kentucky and Arkansas as storms unleash suspected tornadoes

At least three people have died after severe thunderstorms triggered widespread flooding and unconfirmed tornadoes Severe thunderstorms spawned...

Syria: Relentless bombardment of Eastern Ghouta continues despite UN ceasefire resolution

More than 500 people, mostly civilians, have been killed in a week of bombardments on the rebel-held enclave

Transgender wrestler forced to compete in girls tournament is booed after winning in final

Texas authorities will not let Mack Beggs compete against male wrestlers despite his requests to do so