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Lonely cat hoarders are more likely to be unmarried women

It’s a character often stereotyped in literature, but a new study shows that ‘cat ladies’ are very much real. Researchers looked at the psycho... read more

Police probe Essex Mental Health Trust over 25 deaths

Police are investigating the deaths of 25 patients of an Essex NHS Trust, it emerged today. Detectives had been looking into the deaths of seven people in the c... read more

Family of Holocaust survivor in new appeal over her murder

Police have offered £20,000 to catch the killer of a Holocaust survivor who was murdered 27 years after being liberated from a Nazi concentration camp – ... read more

Number of overdoses on painkillers DOUBLES in 10 years

The number of patients admitted to hospital for overdosing on painkillers has doubled in a decade, NHS figures show. Doctors say it is a ‘very worrying... read more

Queen Letizia of Spain sizzles in a crimson ensemble

Queen Letizia of Spain opted for patriotic red as she joined her husband for an awards ceremony on Wednesday. The glamorous royal, who is fond of recycling desi... read more

QLD University: Women really arehard-wired to love beards

They are a popular facial accessory for hipsters and lumberjacks alike, but it seems having a beard really does make you more attractive. New research suggests ... read more

Britain will soon regret voting for Brexit: Juncker

By Press Association Published: 17:40 BST, 13 September 2017 | Updated: 17:41 BST, 13 September 2017 Britain will soon regret voting for Brexit, but the Europea... read more

Security guards ‘stole £7million in Heathrow heist’

Two Loomis security guards stole £7million in cash from a Credit Suisse in a Heathrow Airport heist described as one of the biggest in British criminal history... read more

Monty Python star Terry Jones did the London Memory Walk 

Monty Python star and Alzheimer’s sufferer Terry Jones united with other dementia patients as he joined the 3,500 people taking part in the London Memory ... read more

How our brains operate like GPS

You may think that navigating your way around a city is as easy as seeing where you are, and then stepping in a certain direction. But a new study has revealed ... read more

‘Killer, 24, found on the streets shouting ”I am Jesus”’

Paramedics found Sabrina Mullings, 38, dead at her home in Upper Norwood around 6am on Monday, March 13 A controlling boyfriend shouted ‘I am Jesus̵... read more

Switzerland may hold referendum on banning the burka

There could be a nationwide vote on banning the burka in Switzerland after a petition reached the 100,000 signatures needed to trigger a ballot. An MP in the Sw... read more

Eating disorders in men on the rise

Male eating disorders are on the rise in the United States, experts say. While body image issues are commonly associated with women, figures show men admitted i... read more

Britis commuter, 29, shortlisted for Man Booker Prize

A 29-year-old debut novelist has been shortlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize for a book she began writing on her mobile phone on her way to work. Br... read more

Congress tells Trump to condemn KKK and neo-Nazis

The U.S. Congress passed a resolution late on Tuesday calling on President Donald Trump to condemn hate groups after Trump was criticized for his response to th... read more

Robot conductor YuMi steals the show from Andrea Bocelli 

Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli’s voice soared to the rafters of a Tuscan theatre, but all eyes were on YuMi, the automated conductor beside him. The robot ... read more

Newham Council admit loan to help West Ham is ‘damaged’

Newham Council has admitted that the £40million loan to help Premier League club West Ham move into the Olympic Stadium may never be repaid. The east London bo... read more

Virginia man arrested after son shoots four-year-old girl

Isaiah Marshall Davis, 26, mugshot. He was arrested and charged three counts of felony child abuse and neglect, reckless handling of a firearm and allowing chi... read more

May teases MP Michael Fabricant about Celebrity First Date

Lichfield MP Michael Fabricant set to take part in celebrity edition of First Dates The PM teased the MP about his appearance when he quizzed her at PMQs   Fa... read more

Drug overdose deaths were up more than 20% in 2016

New CDC figures reveal another significant increase in drug overdose deaths – a bleak sign that efforts to control the epidemic are failing. The number of... read more

Has Meghan finally met the Queen?

Rumours of an impending engagement heated up even further last week when Meghan Markle gave a gushing interview to Vanity Fair about her love for Prince Harry.... read more

Elderly woman is sent flying by man on mobility scooter

A frail and elderly woman was sent flying after she was hit by a man driving a mobility scooter on the pavement.   CCTV footage of the shocking moment has been... read more

NASA unveils photos of Jupiter ‘up close and personal’

NASA’s Juno spacecraft performed its eighth flyby of Jupiter and captured stunning images of the planet. The photos – captured on September 1 –... read more

Elevator engineer miraculously survives being crushed

The worker, from China, reportedly made a mistake while working on the lift The elevator suddenly went up, which caused the man to be trapped in a gap Rescuers ... read more