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Boyfriend of Egypt painkiller Brit says pills for his back

The boyfriend of a British woman jailed for taking painkillers into Egypt has admitted he feels responsible for her plight because she was bringing the pills fo... read more

Melbourne grandfather dies following Flinders St rampage

An 83-year-old grandfather has died in hospital after he was fatally struck during the Flinders St rampage. Melbourne man Anton Crocaris died from injuries fol... read more

Hailey Baldwin hits the beach in bikini and denim hotpants

She was at the center of drama last week amid claims Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are seeking therapy because of rows over the pop star’s friendship wit... read more

Florida man ‘rigged door to electrocute pregnant wife’

Michael Scott Wilson, 32, is charged with attempted aggravated battery on a pregnant woman and grand theft of a firearm A Florida man is accused of rigging the ... read more

Color blind teen given corrective glasses for Christmas

One teenager got the surprise of a lifetime this Christmas when his co-workers pooled their money to give him glasses that will allow him to see color for the f... read more

Father to face charges of torturing his seven-week-old son

A man has been extradited to Brisbane to face charges of torturing his seven-week-old son, allegedly leaving him with 19 fractures, bruising and a cut under his... read more

Boy, 9, scares off would-be carjackers with PELLET GUN

A nine-year-old boy in Kokomo, Indiana scared a potential car hijacker away from stealing his dad’s truck by flashing a pellet gun at him. The young boy... read more

Powerball and Mega Millions more than $300million each 

There are two ways to earn more than $300million this weekend.  Nearly $700million in lottery jackpots will be up for grabs, starting with Friday night’s... read more

Showman P.T. Barnum’s outrageous cruelty and racism

Huckster: P.T. Barnum and his ‘pocket general’ circa 1850 Legendary showman P.T. Barnum earned many sobriquets during his 80 years. He was, variousl... read more

Man, 36, charged after girl almost kidnapped from car

A 36-year-old man has been charged after he was allegedly caught attempting to kidnap a little girl from the back of a parked car.  The Emerald man, from centr... read more

Jailed teen waited 4 years for a mental health evaluation

In 2012, Tyler Haire was arrested by authorities in Mississippi. He was charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly took a 10-inch butcher knife and stab... read more

Grenfell survivors miss out on Christmas council payment

Kensington and Chelsea Council had promised survivors of the Grenfell Tower (pictured) fire £140 cash to people still living in temporary accomodation after th... read more

Trump administration aims to trim rules on offshore…

By Associated Press Published: 21:47 GMT, 29 December 2017 | Updated: 21:47 GMT, 29 December 2017 DALLAS (AP) – The Trump administration is proposing to r... read more

20% of Irish passports issued to UK residents post Brexit

More than a fifth of all Irish passports issued in the last year went to people living in the UK – a surge which has been directly linked to people wantin... read more

Apple applies for patent to wirelessly charge your iPhone

Apple has filed a patent application for what appears to be a system that could one day charge your phone from across the room. The new patent describes a syste... read more

Colorado transgender model opens up about transitioning

A transgender model has revealed how his career has flourished since his transition from female to male, despite his fears that he would have to stop working as... read more

Gunman opens fire on Cairo church; shootout kills at…

CAIRO (AP) – A gunman on a motorcycle opened fire Friday outside a church in a Cairo suburb and at a nearby store, sparking a shootout that killed at leas... read more

Why mindLESSness is the new thing in mental health

Mindfulness practice has seen a huge boom in the past decade, with countless books, apps and other products on the market.  Mindful interventions are used in s... read more

Footage shows the inside of burned out Bronx apartment

Twelve people died and 15 more were injured in Bronx apartment building fire at 2363 Prospect Ave Thursday Fire started by a three-year-old boy playing with the... read more

Ohio police chief arrested in photo exchange with teen

Andrew Soloman, 36, was arrested Thursday evening and has been detained on a federal arrest warrant due to an exchange of nude photos with a 16-year-old girl A... read more

US eyes increased pumping from biggest federal water…

By Associated Press Published: 21:17 GMT, 29 December 2017 | Updated: 21:17 GMT, 29 December 2017 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The Trump administration said Frida... read more

British man feared to have fallen into sea off Portugal

Man has been missing since Tuesday, when wife spoke to him through email Empty boat called Kleen Breeze was found near Culatra in Faro, Portugal A robe was foun... read more

Mystery writer Sue Grafton dies aged 77 in California

By Associated Press Published: 19:52 GMT, 29 December 2017 | Updated: 21:13 GMT, 29 December 2017 Mystery writer Sue Grafton has died in Santa Barbara, Californ... read more

A Pepsi machine ended up in the middle of a potato field 

A Pepsi vending machine mysteriously ended up in the middle of a potato field in Canada, and Twitter users went wild with theories as to how it got there. The R... read more