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Uk weather: Polar Vortex big winter freeze coming as -14C temperatures predicted

Brits have been warned not to get caught out as temperatures plummet and the country faces a big winter freeze.<p>The Met Office predicts temperatures …

Exclusive: 'There will be terrorist attacks in Britain,' says MI5 chief

In the first interview of its kind, Andrew Parker talks to the Guardian about the ‘enduring threat’ to the UK, surveillance and greater public understanding<p>MI5 has its roots in the run-up to the first world war. In 1909, the targets were suspected agents working for German naval intelligence, the …

Life sentence for heroin addict who murdered own mother with chainsaw as she hung out washing

A heroin addict who murdered his "loving and supportive" mother in their garden with a chainsaw has been jailed for life.<p>Robert Owens kicked, strangled and attacked Iris Owens, 75, with a power tool in Ystrad Mynach, near Caerphilly, Wales.<p>The 47-year-old, who admitted murder, was sentenced to life …

Ukip leadership candidate backs death penalty for paedophiles

A Ukip leadership candidate has called for the death penalty for paedophiles, but only those who abuse children under the age of 12.<p>John Rees Evans said the policy would "depend on what you define as a paedophile" but added that adults who have sex with a child who "looked 18 but was 15 and a …

The KKK Is Working To Get Out The Vote -- For Donald Trump, Of Course

Because a Trump victory would be a victory for white supremacy.<p>With just a week until Election Day, the Ku Klux Klan appears to be ramping up its effort to get GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump into the White House.<p>Residents in Alabama, Georgia, Kansas and Louisiana have all reported finding …

British banker who had just got engaged is found dead and tied up in South Africa

A British banker has been found dead and tied up at his home in an upmarket region of South Africa.<p>The body of James Starkey, 36, was found at the Raphael Penthouse Suites in Sandton, north of Johannesburg, on October 8.<p>A worried friend had raised the alarm. Mr Starkey, of Woolwich, south-east …

The Growing Pains Of "League Of Legends,” The World's Most Popular Video Game

The creator of League of Legends is raking in huge profits. Its professional players, not so much.<p><i>League of Legends</i>, a multiplayer online battle arena game, is the most popular video game and one of the most-watched esports in the world. One hundred million people play it on their PCs every month. …

Theresa May lied and lied again to become PM | Nick Cohen

She told untruths to win the job and now she is doing the same to make us believe that she is acting in our interest<p>Theresa May appeals to a stereotype that has a deep grip on the English psyche. Sober and commonsensical, she behaves with the moral seriousness we expect from a vicar’s daughter. She …