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Cyclist Who Blamed Victim For Fatal Crash Claims 'Brakes Wouldn't Have Helped'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK

The young cyclist accused of killing a mother-of-two by ploughing into her on a racing bike, and then blaming her for the incident, claims having a fr...

Cyclist Blamed His Fatally Injured Victim For Crash, Court Hears

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK

A young man rode into a pedestrian then blamed his mortally injured victim, saying people have “zero respect for cyclists”, a court heard. Charlie...

'Three Musketeers' Terror Cell Who Planned Lee Rigby-Style Attack Jailed For Life

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK

Members of a terrorist cell who dubbed themselves the “Three Musketeers” have been jailed for life for plotting a Lee Rigby-style attack. Naweed ...

The Selfie Serial Killer Who Murdered Because It Was ‘More-ish’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK

Mother-of-two turned killer Joanna Dennehy will live out the rest of her days in prison after murdering three men and attempting to kill two others. T...

Homeless Man Jailed For Life For ‘Wicked’ Murder Of Hotel Worker During Sex Attack

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK

A vagrant has been jailed at the Old Bailey for life with a minimum of 30 years for the “shocking and wicked” murder of a hotel worker during a se...

Man Jailed For Killing Child Actor And Aunt During High Speed Police Chase

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK

A drug addict who crashed his stolen car, killing a child actor and his aunt during a high-speed police chase, has been jailed for 12 years. Joshua Do...

Millionaire’s Son Admits Killing Child Actor And Aunt In Penge Police Chase Crash

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK

A millionaire’s son who killed a 10-year-old child actor and his aunt when he ploughed into them in a stolen car during a police chase admitted mans...

Widow Blames Austerity For Husband's Brutal Murder

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK

A young mother has blamed “austerity” for mistakes which led to a mentally ill man being free to kill her husband. Renowned academic Dr Jeroen E...

Jo Cox's Family Weeps As Her Heartbreaking Final Moments Described In Court

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

Jo Cox’s family wiped away tears in court as her final moments were described, when she urged her staff to flee as she was attacked, saying: “Get ...

Jo Cox Murder Trial Hears Of Moment Police Tackled 'Far Right Extremist' To Ground

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

A far right extremist told police “it’s me” before he was rugby tackled to the ground after the killing of Labour MP Jo Cox, a court has heard. ...

A Genius Has Left the Building

Matt Hardy | Posted 09.07.2017 | UK Sport
Matt Hardy

At the age of 51, Kieren Fallon has retired from race riding and closed an umpteenth chapter in his remarkable life.

Brothers Jailed In London For Conspiring To Attend Syrian Terror Camp

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Paul Vale | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK

Two jihadist brothers have become the first Britons to be jailed for going to Syria to attend a terrorist training camp. Hamza Nawaz, 24, and Mohommod...

Law Student Convicted Of Terror Charge After Landmark Secret Trial

PA | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK

A law student accused of targeting Tony Blair as part of a terror plot has been found guilty in a secret trial at the Old Bailey of possessing a bomb ...

Andy Coulson Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK

Andy Coulson, former confidant of and advisor to the British prime minister, has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for phone hacking. Coulson, ...

Andy Coulson 'Only Committed Crime Because His Lawyers Didn't Tell Him Not To'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK

Andy Coulson has blamed lawyers at the News of The World (NoTW) for not telling him phone hacking was illegal - in his court bid to avoid the harshest...

'Utterly Corrupt' Coulson Already Facing Prison - And Now Facing Retrial

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK

Former No 10 spin doctor Andy Coulson, who is already facing jail for phone hacking, has been told he will face a retrial over charges of plotting to ...

Student Who 'Hid 20,000 Euros In Her Underwear' Denies Funding Terrorism

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

A university student who was allegedly caught with 20,000 euros in her underwear on a flight to Turkey has denied funding terrorism. Nawal Masaad,...

Phone Hacking Trial Hears Dramatic Claims Over Princess Di

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK

Princess Diana leaked information on Prince Charles to the News of the World in order to "take him on", the phone hacking trial has heard. Former ...

Court Hears Tony Blair's Text To Brooks Amid Hacking Scandal

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

Tony Blair told Rebekah Brooks he was thinking of her and offered to help her in the wake of the Milly Dowler phone hacking allegations, the Old Baile...

David Beckham Stories Kept 'Chinese Wall' Between Brooks And Coulson

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK

Chasing stories on David Beckham put a strain on the relationship between Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, the Old Bailey has heard. Brooks used he...

Lee Rigby Murder Suspect Says He Should Be Freed Or Killed

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Michael Adebolajo, one of the alleged killers of soldier Lee Rigby, has said he should be ransomed back to other jihadi fighters, set free or killed i...

Lee Rigby The Victim Of 'Cowardly' Murder, Court Hears

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Lee Rigby was the victim of a "cowardly and callous murder" a jury in the trial of Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale has heard. The 25-year-...

30-Year-Old Woman Admits Killing Three Men Found In Ditches

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A female serial killer has pleaded guilty to murdering three men before dumping their bodies in ditches. Joanna Dennehy admitted killing Kevin Lee,...

Old Bailey Evacuated As Mosque Bomber Due To Be Sentenced

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK

London's Old Bailey was evacuated on Friday afternoon, after suspicious item was allegedly found by police in the courtroom where self-confessed racis...

He Made Fake WHAT?

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK

A man who sold fake bomb detectors that were used in warzones has been sent to prison. Gary Bolton was jailed for seven years after an Old Bailey j...