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OJ Simpson released on parole from Nevada jail

The former American football star and actor OJ Simpson has been released on parole after nine years in a Nevada jail. He had been serving time for armed robbery, assault with a deadly weapon and 10…

A week after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico faces a…

Puerto Rico remains almost entirely without electricity in the wake of Hurricane Maria, which barreled across the US territory nearly a week ago. Within hours of touching down as a Category 4 storm on…

Trump Waives Jones Act to Speed Up Aid Shipments…

President Donald Trump ordered the Jones Act to be waived for shipments to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico immediately at the request of Governor Ricardo Rossello, White House press secretary Sarah…

DOUBLE HURRICANE HELL: Giant Atlantic SUPERSTORM…

By NATHAN RAO A HUGE superstorm born from TWO massive Atlantic hurricanes is set to rip into Britain NEXT week and bring weather hell to the UK. Violent gales and torrential downpours will bring chaos…

Anthony Weiner jailed for 21 months for sexting…

Ex-New York congressman Anthony Weiner burst into tears as he was sentenced to 21 months in jail for sending sexually explicit messages to an underage girl. He pleaded guilty in May to transferring…

EU disburses EC$806,000 humanitarian aid to…

The European Commission’s Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Department (ECHO) is providing EC$806,000 (250,000 Euros) in emergency humanitarian aid to Dominica, following the severe destruction…

Liliane Bettencourt, L’Oréal Heiress Vexed by…

Liliane Bettencourt, the French heiress to the L’Oréal cosmetics fortune and a family legacy of fascist associations, whose final years were vexed by allegations that she had fallen under the sway of…

Parsons Green: Underground blast a terror…

An "improvised explosive device" was detonated on a Tube train in south-west London during Friday's rush hour, Scotland Yard has confirmed. The blast, at Parsons Green station on an eastbound District…

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson visits…

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew into Barbados this afternoon, and transferred to a military flight directly up to Anguilla. On Wednesday he will visit the British Virgin Islands before…

Irma Live Updates: Storm Pushes North, but…

Days after it began its assault on the Caribbean and southern Florida, Irma was still churning north on Monday, causing fresh damage in areas where many Floridians had sought refuge over the weekend.…

Sheriff’s Deputy, Corrections Officer Die in…

A Florida deputy and a corrections officer both died in a traffic crash as the deputy was trying to get supplies ahead of Hurricane Irma’s landfall in the state. The fatal crash took place at 6:30…