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Stowaway hidden in plane's wheel well survives over...

A stowaway hidden in the landing gear compartment of a plane survived a flight from Guatemala to Miami. The man was seen in a video...

More than £1.1m raised for American man jailed for...

More than $1.5m (£1.1m) has been raised to help an American man who was freed after spending 43 years in jail for a triple murder...

Ghislaine Maxwell trial: Who are the alleged victims and...

The long-awaited trial of Ghislaine Maxwell, who is facing six sex-trafficking charges, is expected to get under way in New York on...

'He reinvented musicals': Renowned composer Stephen...

Stephen Sondheim - the composer and lyricist behind some of the world's best-known musicals - has died aged 91. Just some of his best-known...

'He reinvented musicals': Renowned composer Stephen...

Stephen Sondheim - the composer and lyricist behind some of the world's best-known musicals - has died aged 91, according to The New...

NASA delays launch of new James Webb Space Telescope after...

NASA has delayed the launch of its new James Webb Space Telescope following an "incident" that happened affecting its connection to...

'Sexism, ageism and misogyny': Madonna criticises...

Madonna has hit out at Instagram for taking down provocative photographs in which her nipple was exposed. The 63-year-old star had...

Three men who chased and shot black jogger in 'modern...

Three white men who chased and shot a black man in Georgia last February have been convicted of his murder. Ahmaud Arbery, 25, was...

Three men found guilty of murdering black jogger in Georgia

Three white men who chased and shot a black man in Georgia last February have been convicted of his murder. Ahmaud Arbery, 25, was...

US soap star fired from show after 30 years over refusal...

Award-winning General Hospital actor Steve Burton has been let go from his role in the US soap, over his decision to refuse the COVID-19...

General Hospital actor fired over refusal to get COVID-19...

Award-winning General Hospital actor Steve Burton has been let go from his role in the US soap, over his decision to refuse the COVID-19...

Keanu Reeves sets the record straight on Dracula wedding...

Keanu Reeves has finally answered the question about whether or not he is married to Winona Ryder. In 1992, the Matrix actor appeared...

NASA launches first ever asteroid deflection mission

A spacecraft has been launched from California this morning carrying with it humanity's greatest hopes of being able to protect our...

Man who spent 43 years in jail for three murders after...

A Kansas City man who spent 43 years in jail for three murders has been released from prison after a judge ruled he was wrongfully...

Man convicted of raping author Alice Sebold cleared after...

A rape conviction at the centre of an award-winning memoir by Alice Sebold has been overturned amid concerns the wrong person was...

Child becomes sixth victim of parade crash - as charged...

A man has appeared in court charged with multiple homicides after a car plowed into a Christmas parade in the US - as a child became...

Child becomes sixth victim of parade crash - as suspect...

A child has become the sixth person to die after a car ploughed into a Christmas parade in the US - it came as the suspect appeared...

Man charged with five homicides over Christmas parade crash

A man accused of ploughing his car through a Christmas parade in the US, killing six people, has been charged with homicide. Darrell...

Apple sues spyware company NSO Group over alleged iPhone...

Apple has filed a lawsuit against NSO Group, the private spyware company which has been accused of providing despotic regimes with...

Jon Batiste leads artists including Bieber and Eilish for...

After winning an Oscar earlier this year, Jon Batiste now leads the nominations for the 2022 Grammy Awards - with Justin Bieber, Billie...

Gabby Petito's boyfriend died of a gunshot wound to...

The boyfriend of Gabby Petito, who was being hunted after she was found dead, fatally shot himself in the head, a lawyer has said....

Christmas parade suspect due to face charges in court as...

Three members of the Milwaukee Dancing Grannies group are among five people dead after a US Christmas parade turned to tragedy. The...

Thomas Jefferson statue taken down over former president's...

A statue of US President Thomas Jefferson has been removed from New York City Hall over his links to the slave trade. The 1833 sculpture...

QAnon supporters gather again in Dallas to await JFK Jr's...

QAnon supporters have again gathered at the site of JFK's assassination in Dallas to await the return of his son, who died in a plane...

Elizabeth Holmes tells fraud trial she believed her revolutionary...

Elizabeth Holmes, the founder and former chief executive of Theranos, has told a court that she initially believed her company's revolutionary...

Three members of Dancing Grannies group named among victims...

Three members of the Milwaukee Dancing Grannies group are among five people dead after a US Christmas parade turned to tragedy. The...

Waukesha parade victims named including three members of...

Three members of the Milwaukee Dancing Grannies group are among five people dead after a US Christmas parade turned to tragedy. The...

Former House Of Cards star Kevin Spacey ordered to pay...

Kevin Spacey and his production companies have been ordered to pay $31m (£23m) to the studio behind House Of Cards. Spacey, 62, violated...

Four black friends posthumously cleared of 1949 rape of...

A Florida judge has posthumously exonerated four black men wrongly accused of raping a white teenager in 1949. Known as the Groveland...

Donald Trump awarded highest taekwondo rank - despite never...

Donald Trump has been made an honorary black belt by the South Korean president of taekwondo - despite never having practised the...

Suspect who 'intentionally' drove into crowds...

The man suspected of driving an SUV into crowds of people at a Christmas parade in Wisconsin had fled the scene of a "domestic disturbance"...

Jennifer Lawrence says 'trauma' of having her...

Jennifer Lawrence has said the trauma of having her nude images shared online "will exist forever". In 2014, the Hunger Games star...

Suspect who 'intentionally' drove into crowds...

The man who drove an SUV into crowds of people celebrating a Christmas parade in Wisconsin was fleeing the scene of a "domestic disturbance",...

'Person of interest' pictured as five killed...

The man police are questioning after an SUV was driven through a Christmas parade in Wisconsin has been pictured. The police are questioning...

Six children in critical condition, five people killed...

Six children are in critical condition after an SUV was driven through a Christmas parade in Wisconsin. A man police are questioning...

Jerome Powell secures nod for second term as chair of US...

US president Joe Biden has nominated Jerome Powell for a second four-year term at the helm of the country's central bank. The move...

'Person of interest' named as five killed and...

A man police are questioning after five people were killed and more than 40 were injured when a vehicle drove through a Christmas...

NASA prepares to deflect asteroid for first time in planetary...

NASA is set to launch a spacecraft to test whether it can deflect an asteroid away from a potentially catastrophic collision with...

'Deafening cries and screams': Five dead and...

Five people have died and more than 40 are injured after a vehicle drove through a Christmas parade in the US state of Wisconsin....

'I'm not a racist person': Kyle Rittenhouse...

The teenager acquitted after killing two people and wounding a third at a racial justice protest in the US has claimed he is "not...