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In what is being viewed as one of the most shocking political upsets in recent memory, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated Representative Joseph Crowley in the Democratic primary for New York’s 14th...

One to WATCH this tournament! Rafael Nadal sports £550,000 rare Swiss timepiece that can withstand 10,000 Gs of force for his first Wimbledon match Rafael Nadal was wearing a £550,000 Richard Mille...

As the city’s lead-paint-poisoning scandal grows, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s top priority is … dodging the blame. Seriously. He called in to NY1 on Monday to suggest it might not be lead paint that...

A family-run garage business conspired with a network of pals to con the insurance industry out of the huge sums. However the scammers were busted following a five-year probe by specialist investigators. The...

If ever there was a more urgent reason to get registered and get ready to vote — your access to a legal abortion is on the line as the President gets ready to appoint a new Supreme Court justice. Thirty-one...

Experts said women were increasingly forced to act due to men in their 30s feeling too young or busy chasing a career. It challenges the previous belief that “social freezers” were too focused on...

Moped muggers who steal watches, jewellery and mobile phones are using their ill-gotten gains to fund luxury holidays as figures show the number of street robberies drops off during summer months Thugs...

The American tourist who was killed in a boat explosion in the Bahamas on Saturday has been identified as a resident of Chattanooga, Tennessee. Maleka Grimes Jackson died when the boat burst into flames...

Merkel’s migrant domino effect: Austria say they will send asylum seekers back to Italy and Slovenia after German Chancellor agrees to restrict number of arrivals to save her coalition Merkel struck...

Passengers aboard an LA bound JetBlue flight on June 26 thought they were going to die when police stormed aboard their flight after the plane experienced a communications glitch. Here’s everything...

Now known as Nkechi Diallo, Dolezal was held at Spokane County jail in Washington state. Rachel Dolezal, the white woman who gained notoriety by allegedly claiming to be black and eventually becoming an...

Mobile phone footage shared online on Monday captured the warring commuters wrangling with the window on the packed bus. The man towards the rear of the bus initially shoves the window open but the woman...

This is the miracle moment 12 schoolboys and their football coach were found alive at the bottom of a cave in Thailand following a nine-day ordeal. The group disappeared after going on a hiking trip...

Huge tractor blaze completely closes A12 in both directions as bales of hay catch fire on trailer A major route through Essex was completely closed today after a tractor towing hay bales caught fire on...

Wheelie good recovery: Stunt cyclist’s backflip off a ramp goes spectacularly wrong – but he leaps to his feet and strikes hilarious poses for the crowd  Todd Meyn was performing in Mildura,...

She is seen necking the long-neck bottle as she looks out from a beach bar in Bali. The woman is thought to have been in the Indonesian hotspot – known for its hard-partying culture – for...