United Kingdom

A NSW boy has been arrested for hiding needles in strawberries.

A New South Wales boy has been arrested for inserting needles into strawberries, after admitting he performed the act as “a prank”. NSW Acting …

Scott Morrison

10 mysteries of the universe: What came before the big bang?

<b>Mystery: What came before the big bang?</b><p>IT WAS gone almost as soon as it came, so it is hardly surprising that we didn’t even notice it. Only in 2007, …

Wales

Storm Ali: Woman dies after caravan blown off cliff in severe gales as man is killed by falling tree

A woman has died after the caravan she was inside blew off a cliff as high winds from Storm Ali batter parts of Britain and Ireland.<p>The first named storm of the season brought high winds to the west of Ireland where the caravan was blown onto a beach at Claddaghduff, near Clifden in Co Galway, on …

Northern Ireland

'Christ, look at my nipples!': Woman reveals hilarious explicit wardrobe malfunction after buying new dress

A shopper revealed a hilarious outfit malfunction after a dress she ordered online exposed her breasts - through the 'stomach hole'.<p>Paige Gardner, …

Wales

What Putin whispers in Trump’s ear

President Trump met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin for two hours in Helsinki in the summer, and we still don’t know what the two men discussed. The White House has also made a habit of not providing details of Trump’s calls with world leaders. When it comes to Trump’s private chats …

U.S. Politics

Trying to Solve a Complex Problem? It’s Simpler Than You Think

A tool called “Occam’s razor” can help us all stop overthinking and discover the best solution, says law professor Ozan Varol.<p>Legend has it that NASA …

eBooks

The Moment Meghan Markle Saw Her Wedding Dress Is Incredible — VIDEO

Meghan Markle really does seem to have gotten a handle on this whole royal thing really fast, and a new documentary series premiering in the United …

Prince Harry

The ludicrous speed this car was caught at near Bristol to become fastest recorded by police

The fastest illegal speed recorded in the UK in the last recorded 16 months was reached by a father rushing in his son's sports car near …

Nissan GT-R

May Can’t Agree to Post-Brexit Border in Irish Sea, Official Says

The U.K. can’t accept any Brexit offer from the European Union that treats Northern Ireland as a separate customs territory, an official in Prime …

Northern Ireland

11 Halloween Scare Parks That Will Give You Nightmares Before Christmas

If you're the type of person who likes to plan their Halloween scares months in advance, a family-fun Halloween theme park might not be extreme …

Lifestyle (UK)

Young Boy Arrested for Putting Needles in Strawberries in Copycat 'Prank'

A young boy has been arrested in Australia after allegedly admitting to putting needles inside strawberries in what's been described as a copycat …

Human Interest

Young boy arrested for putting needles in fruit in Australia

The boy confessed to putting the sewing needles as a prank, New South Wales authorities said.

Wales

The 30 safest places to live in the UK in 2018

The top spot goes to a Welsh seaside town...<p><b>If living somewhere safe and secure is one of your top priorities, then take a look at this new report from Provident.</b><p>Entitled <i>Unbroken Britain</i>, the report, which surveyed 2,702 Brits, has revealed which cities and towns in the UK are considered the safest …

Northern Ireland

Brexit talks are running out of time, top EU official warns

<b>Salzburg, Austria (CNN) —</b> The European Union's top political representative issued a stark Brexit warning on Wednesday: Time is running out and there are still huge hurdles to conquer before a divorce agreement can be reached with the United Kingdom.<p>EU leaders and UK Prime Minister Theresa May had …

World News

Stunning moment strong winds from Storm Helene cause waterfall in Cumbria to REVERSE and flow upwards creating stunning rainbow in the water

This is the stunning moment strong winds from Storm Helene caused a waterfall in Cumbria to reverse and flow upwards - creating a rainbow in the …

Yorkshire Dales

Tragic case of missing Northwich man featured on BBC Reported Missing show

The 40-year-old was missing for almost a year when a grim discovery was made

Chester, UK

Holyland trouble leads to dozens more student penalties

Dozens of students faced police sanctions today following a third night of trouble in the Holyland area of South Belfast.<p>Six student houses were …

Belfast

Horst Saiger At The Těrlicko Roadrace

<b>In this video, roads specialist</b> Horst Saiger gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the Těrlicko roadrace in the Czech Republic.<p>While roadracing’s …

Northern Ireland

U.K. shares higher at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 up 0.40%

© Reuters. U.K. shares higher at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 up 0.40%<p>Investing.com – U.K. equities were higher at the close on …

Electrical Grid

Stomach-churning moment Irish passenger jet aborts landing in gale-force winds (VIDEO)

Dramatic footage shows the moment a Ryanair plane was forced to abort its landing moments before touching down amid 90mph gale force winds at Dublin …

Dublin

The 25 Most Powerful Passports in the World

1 of 12<p>Passports, Explained<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>1. Germany<p>3 of 12<p>2. Singapore<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>2. Sweden<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 12<p>3. Denmark<p>Advertisement<p>6 …

United States

Fewer Attacks, but a More Complex Terrorist Threat in 2017, U.S. Says

WASHINGTON — Foreign terrorist groups and their affiliates had a bad year in 2017 as the United States and other countries fought back against the Islamic State, but Al Qaeda and Iranian-backed militias remain deadly threats, according to an annual government terrorism report that was released on …

Al-Qaeda

EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise

European Union Brexit envoy Michel Barnier said Tuesday that his team is studying ways to carry out checks on goods moving into Northern Ireland in …

Northern Ireland

Shot By My Neighbour review – a bold investigation into bloody punishment in Northern Ireland

Northern Irish teenager John left home one evening knowing he would be shot, so he changed into his tracksuit bottoms first. “Me mummy was, like: ‘Where are you going?’ and I said just to a bar for a pint.” He had been summoned by the local paramilitary group for “punishment” for his antisocial …

Northern Ireland

Motorcyclist who died in Otley crash named by police

Police have named a motorcyclist who was killed in a crash in Otley last week.<p>James Sinclair, 40, from Bingley died at the scene of the accident on …

Leeds

Storm Ali: Watch ‘scary’ mid-air drop on Edinburgh flight

A woman has captured the ‘scary’ moment when her easyjet flight from Edinburgh drops mid-air in high winds driven by Storm Ali.<p>Kirkcaldy resident …

Northern Ireland

Man killed by fallen tree in Co Armagh

A man in his 20s has died after he was struck by fallen tree in Co Armagh.<p>It happened at Slieve Gullion Park on Wednesday afternoon.<p>Another man aged …

Northern Ireland

Stalemate between mayor and town hall leaders over Greater Manchester green belt plans

Andy Burnham and the region’s council chiefs are at an ‘absolute stand-off’ over the future of the region’s green belt, the M.E.N. understands.<p>A …

Manchester

Convicted killer raped Northern Ireland woman as five-year-old son slept in next room

A convicted Lithuanian killer has pleaded guilty to the rape of a woman in her Rathfriland home as her five-year-old son slept in the next …

Northern Ireland

CCTV captures extent late night drunken brawl chaos

Two men brawled bare-chested in a town centre while others appeared so drunk they too struggled to stay on their feet.<p>The pair boxed with their …

News (Wales)