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Top Gun sequel is being filmed aboard the Norfolk-based US aircraft carrier the USS Abraham Lincoln Naval Air Force Atlantic spokesman Commander Dave Hecht said that a 15-person crew from Paramount Pictures...

Toddler battling leukemia is swept off her feet by her doting father with a touching daddy-daughter dance in her hospital room Video of a daddy-daughter dance inside an Atlanta hospital room is spreading...

Hackers unsuccessfully tried to break into the Democratic National Committee’s voter database two years after Russians hacked the party’s computers and released thousands of internal emails in the...

Huddersfield BMI Healthcare, in West Yorks., was dramatically shut down and patients told to stay away after the victim was set upon with a blade in the early hours of this morning. Armed police were...

Gang is arrested for kidnapping, raping and torturing a teen girl for over a month, covering her with swastika tattoos Eight suspects have been arrested while another five are being searched for  The...

The quake, which registered 188 miles from the coastal city of Bandon, has sparked fears the so-called "Big One" could hit California any time now. It was recorded at a depth of around six miles...

Firefighters are battling a blaze at a major oil refinery after a "fireball" shot into the sky above the plant. Flames and clouds of thick black smoke could be seen at Stanlow Refinery, Ellesmere...

An unwitting man became the target of his friend’s pranks when they posted a grinning selfie by officers to convince him that he was being hunted by police. The snap was posted on Rian Kennington’s...

Heart-shaped private island with TWO houses designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright just 15 minutes from New York City goes on sale for $15m Petre, or Petra, Island is a lush green country oasis...

Two RAF Typhoon jets are scrambled from Romanian base to intercept Russian aircraft over the Black Sea The Russian aircraft are believed to have been Su-30 Flanker fighter planes Several RAF jets are...

The breath-taking moment a climber uses his pick axe to haul himself to the top of one of the most dangerous mountains in the world Arkadiusz Ceremuga, from Poland, climbed the rarely visited dangerous...

‘I’ve not received a cent’: Brother-in-law of British tycoon killed with family in Sydney seaplane crash reveals his ‘shock’ at £41million fortune being left to scandal-hit...

An earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude has struck off the coast of Oregon on the west coast of the United States. No tsunami warning has been issued after the quake which registered at a depth of roughly...

American man, 49, is arrested after ‘stabbing his wife in the face and stomach while high on meth’ at their apartment in Thailand Nicholas Hillman, 49, was found passed out at his apartment in Pattaya,...

Mustang takes down rival and bites a chunk out of his face in brutal fight after he strayed into his territory in Utah A wild mustang who brutally took down a male rival in a Utah desert was captured...

BGT star Antonio ‘Popeye’ Francis, 54, who stunned millions with eye-bulging act dies of stroke – after heartbroken family discover he lay unconscious on floor of flat for six days Antonio...