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Ex-President of Guinea’s son and daughter-in-law are released from prison as they face trial for keeping a young girl as a slave in Texas A federal judge has moved a suburban Fort Worth couple from...

A football fan was cheered by friends as he walked through a turnstile – having been too fat to do so last year. Tim Hickman, 23, was shamed into action after being forced to use the gates to watch his...

The celeb chef brandished a bottle of popular kids’ favourite Yazoo and argued that it should be made more expensive so that parents are put off from buying it. And his pal Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall...

A mum was left feeling “sick” after claiming she found a large piece of plastic inside her McDonald’s chicken nugget. Claire Roberts says she got the meal at her local fast food restaurant in Kirkby...

Shocking footage shows mindless thug charge into an ambulance while patient is being treated inside before vandalising its wing mirror and smearing mud up the doors The paramedics were treating a patient...

A family of three were kicked off a flight after airport staff mistook a little girl’s holiday insect bites for chicken pox. Gillian Ainsome, her partner Lee and daughter Amelia, two, were told...

Burglar who was high on cocaine when he killed a father-of-two in a high speed head-on crash as he fled ‘like a coward’ from botched Co-op ram raid is jailed for 12 years Dale Smith, 30, killed...

Goal! Football fan gets a huge cheer as he fits through the turnstile at ground after losing six stone because he was too FAT the year before Last year Tim Hickman was too big to fit through turnstiles...

Adorable baby mountain gorillas cling to their mothers in the Ugandan rainforest The tiny gorillas were captured hanging on to their mothers by wildlife photographer Paul Goldstein He took the images...

Princess Charlotte is turning three tomorrow. The royal youngster captured hearts across the country last week as she turned up to visit her newborn baby brother at the Lindo Wing. Dressed in a blue...

An Australian scientist who celebrated his 104th birthday last month said he’s sorry he’s made it to that ripe old age — and wants to legally end his life in Switzerland. “I greatly regret...

Wedding photos are extremely important to any couple. You’ll look through the album in years to come and reminisce about the all the special moments and (hopefully) laugh at the things which didn’t...

Hundreds of neo-Nazis holding anti-migrant banners rally in German town and clash with police on Labour Day Supporters of National Democratic Party and ‘Die Rechte’ held rally in Erfurt Far-right...

Sixteen fishermen feared dead after pirates make them jump overboard in echoes of ‘walking the plank’: Victims weighted and beaten with machetes to force them into the sea Pirates attacked...

The police commissioner of a small Long Island village got reappointed to his cushy $245,000-a-year post amid allegations he took an all-expenses-paid trip that included hookers, court records show. Stephen...

A pizza-loving obese dad who didn’t leave his home for two years because he was so ashamed of his size has shed almost 300lbs (21.5 stone). Logan Goodall, 38, said his 575lbs (41 stone) frame...