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Louisiana braces for rain and floods as Harvey returns

Louisiana is bracing for 10 inches of rain, tornadoes and widespread floods early on Wednesday as tropical storm Harvey made its second landfall after dumping r... read more

Illegal four bed bungalow torn down in Gloucestershire

A builder has been ordered to tear down a four-bed bungalow he illegally constructed behind high trees and hedges. Steve Turley sold a six-bedroom family home f... read more

Joel Osteen defends decision not to open Houston church

Pastor Joel Osteen doubled down on his defense for not opening his Houston church to flood evacuees sooner.  In an interview with the Today show Wednesday morn... read more

Police resume Outback search for body of Tanja Ebert

Police have reopened the search for missing mother-of-two Tanja Ebert and expect to be scouring the rural area until Friday. Earlier searches of the massive she... read more

US unsure whether to accept Mexico’s Hurricane Harvey aid

The U.S. government will ‘evaluate’ Mexico’s offer of hurricane relief, according to U.S. officials weighing the offer of assistance. As Hurri... read more

Estate in remains of King Richard III’s castle for £1.1m

An historical estate set with the grounds of King Richard III’s castle has gone on the market for £1.1million. The jagged ruins of Sheriff Hutton Castle ... read more

Railway arch separating Russia and Crimea installed

A huge 115-foot railway arch in the channel connecting Russia and Crimea has been completed as the 12-mile rail-road bridge begins to take shape.  The project,... read more

Fears new migrant ‘Jungle’ forming near Brussels station

Hundreds of migrants are sleeping near a Brussels train station sparking fears in the EU capital of a new ‘Jungle’, similar to the dismantled camp i... read more

Sydney toddler was drugged before drowned in foster care

Three-year-old Braxton Slager might have been drugged the day before he drowned in his foster family’s backyard swimming pool, an inquest has heard. Braxt... read more

Facial hair blocks up to 95% of harmful UV rays

Having a beard isn’t just fashionable, it could well be a life-saver. Facial hair, sported by Hollywood star George Clooney and footballing icon David Bec... read more

Chiloe in Chile where residents literally move houses

Packing up and moving into a new abode can be tedious to say the least.   Just ask the inhabitants of this Chilean land mass, where the concept of ‘movin... read more

Tess Holliday poses topless in sheer underwear

Tess Holliday has unapologetically reminded the world that ‘fat people have sex’ after proudly sharing a sultry photo of herself wearing nothing but... read more

‘Yes’ campaign responds to ‘NO’ gay marriage advertisement

The ‘Yes’ campaign has responded to an advertisement aired by opponents of same-sex marriage with a new video of their own. Featuring Dr Kerryn Phel... read more

Surgeons reattach woman’s arms after severed in France

It is the first time the surgery has been carried out on both arms at the same time The procedure took a team four hours in a hospital 35 miles from the station... read more

Christian girl forced to live with Muslim carers in London

This is the ‘distressed’ Christian five-year-old pictured with one of her  Muslim foster carers and was sent to them because there were no white fa... read more

Lancashire blind man accused of downloading child porn

Andrew Shaw, 44, is alleged to have downloaded 71 obscene images of children Mr Shaw, from Lancashire, has no sight in one and only partial sight in the other H... read more

Dean Mercer remembered after tragic death on Gold Coast

Friends and former rivals of ironman champion Dean Mercer have gathered to remember the 47-year-old father-of-four following his tragic and sudden death. An inf... read more

Hong Kong businessman David Tang dies at 63

Millionaire entrepreneur and socialite Sir David Tang, a friend of A-listers and royalty from Princess Diana to Kate Moss, has died at the age of 63. Leading fi... read more

Uniformed deputies are turned away from Florida bar

A row has broken out after a Florida bar turned away two uniformed deputies during the weekend’s fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. The du... read more

Japan deputy PM retracts remark about Hitler’s intentions

Japan’s deputy prime minister has retracted a comment made a day earlier that seemed to suggest that Nazi leader Adolf Hitler had good intentions. Taro As... read more

Houston residents ordered to evacuate by fake immigration

People are impersonating Homeland Security special agents and telling residents to evacuate in order to ransack their homes in a sinister twist to Tropical Stor... read more

Kendall Jenner to be named Fashion Icon of the Decade

It’s been an up-and-down year for Kendall Jenner, but things are certainly looking up. The 21-year-old model is slated to pick up the award of Fashion Ico... read more

Girlfriend set fire to partner’s home in Cardiff Bay

Kasey Lee Schembri, 20, set fire to her ex-boyfriend’s flat after he dumped her He had to break down the door when he returned to his Cardiff flat last ye... read more

YouTube unveils new app features, logo and desktop site

YouTube has unveiled a new logo, desktop site and app features as part of a big redesign. New app features include the ability to slow down and speed up content... read more