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A jealous boyfriend poured a kettle of boiling hot water over a man who had a fling with his partner. Victor Newsome, 42, also hit the victim with a metal bar during the assault at Newsome's Cross...

A man who pushed his lifelong pal over a silly pub prank caused him 'catastrophic' injuries from which he will never recover, a court heard today. Paul Gill, 51, shoved his mate 55-year-old Billy...

Get a daily dose of showbiz gossip straight to your inbox with the Daily Star’s FREE newsletter Rapper Dizzee Rascal has been charged with assaulting a woman after an alleged incident in a flat...

Their week-long cruise along the coast of Alaska should have been the perfect 18th wedding anniversary celebration for Kenneth and Kristy Manzanares. The couple had been high-school sweethearts and were...

A dad who battered his four-month-old daughter to death when she wouldn't stop crying has been jailed for life after his claim that she suffered the injuries while he was playing Call of Duty was...

A British Army veteran has avoided jail for attacking a Special Constable with a pool cue in a bar brawl because it is feared he could go blind whilst behind bars. Brian Harmon, 57, repeatedly attacked...

An anonymous man has been calling around libraries across the US asking for staff to read the ruling of a murder trial as he pleasures himself. The harassment has been going on for weeks, but with no clues...

Sex Pistols legend John Lydon has lashed out at a contract during a bitter legal battle between him and his ex-bandmates – comparing it to "slave labour". It comes as former singer Lydon,...

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A cruel killer who poured boiling water mixed with sugar over her sleeping elderly husband, leaving...

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A man claims he accidentally choked a woman to death during a sex session that went wrong – but denies...

Police found the body of a four-year-old boy in his parent's freezer after a tipster said his body may be hidden there. The body of Eliel Adon Weaver was found in the freezer at his parents'...

A four-year-old boy died after he fell off and was then was run over by a JCB driven by his uncle "in the blink of an eye", an inquest has heard. Harry Isaac Lee died when his uncle, Brian Nutter,...

When first responders arrived at the scene of a serious road traffic accident on the Barnet Highway, Vancouver, they could see the male driver was trapped in the vehicle. Straight away, paramedics and...

A 13-year-old boy was "ambushed" and stabbed to death by two teenagers after being "lured" to a park by a girl, a court was told. Oliver "Olly" Stephens died at Bugs Bottom...

Furious victims say a "disgusting" mum should be jailed after she admitted raking in £22,000 by lying about having terminal cancer. Megan Scotcher, 27, pleaded guilty to fraud after falsely...

A 13-month-old baby tragically died during the night after it slipped between its parents and under the covers, an inquest heard. Swansea boy Ifan George Torlop was "blue in colour" when its...