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Hacker who made £1.6m in Bitcoins selling people's bank details on dark web is jailed for 10 years

A hacker who raked in £1.6million by stealing people's banking details and then selling them on the Dark Web from his computer base in a caravan has been jailed for 10 years.

Self-taught computer geek Grant West, 26, used "brute force" malware to send phishing emails to ...

2018-05-25 21:26 open_in_new
Mum's impassioned plea to people of Ireland to protect her six-year-old autistic daughter from abortion ban

The mum of a six-year-old autistic girl has made an impassioned appeal to the people of Ireland to protect girls like her daughter from the abortion ban.

Elaine Healy, 34, has two autistic children, Kirsty Stephanie, 6, and Logan, 4, who also has a severe intellectual disability.

She ...

2018-05-25 21:26 open_in_new
Mum's impassioned plea to people of Ireland to protect her six-year-old autistic daughter from abortion ban

The mum of a six-year-old autistic girl has made an impassioned appeal to the people of Ireland to protect girls like her daughter from the abortion ban.

Elaine Healy, 34, has two autistic children, Kirsty Stephanie, 6, and Logan, 4, who also has a severe intellectual disability.

She ...

2018-05-25 21:26 open_in_new
Pensioner, 95, arrested on suspicion of murder after carer, 61, dies

The female carer, 61, was taken to hospital on Thursday morning with head injuries, but died just before 11am on Friday morning.

Metropolitan Police said detectives believe she was injured at a residential address in Islington, where she was working as a carer.

A 95-year-old man has ...

2018-05-25 21:05 open_in_new
LIVE CAM: Giraffe Watch - TWO mother giraffes about to give birth at Port Lympne reserve
APRIL the giraffe became a global phenomenon as her 15-month pregnancy went global – but now baby giraffe mania is back with a live camera feed of the impending arrival of two calves. And this time it’s happening in the UK. Two expectant mother giraffes will be giving birth in coming days at Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve, with the historic event being screened around the clock. ...
2018-05-25 20:03 open_in_new
Bank Holiday travel: MISERY as drivers heading for beach stuck in gridlock

Long stretches of the M5 motorway are at a standstill, with the worst delays in parts of Gloucestershire and Somerset.

A huge increase in drivers heading to the beach is being blamed for traffic between Stroud and Weston-Super-Mare.

A number of minor incidents on local roads are ...

2018-05-25 19:56 open_in_new
BREAKING: 95-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder after female carer found dead

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A 95-year-old man was taken in by police after the woman was found dead at an address in Islington, North London, Scotland Yard has said.

Police said that the 61-year-old woman was taken to hospital on Thursday morning with head injuries, but ...

2018-05-25 19:56 open_in_new
95-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder over death of carer

A 95-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a carer died in hospital with head injuries.

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2018-05-25 19:32 open_in_new
Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding dress 'IDENTICAL to one by Kate’s favourite designer'

The Duchess of Sussex’s wedding dress, designed by Givenchy’s Clare Waight Keller, was a closely-guarded secret for months until the bride stepped out in Windsor on Saturday to wed her groom Prince Harry.

But when British-based and New Zealand-born Emilia Wickstead saw the ...

2018-05-25 19:00 open_in_new
GRAPHIC CONTENT: Machete attack? Dog has face TORN OFF (but you won’t believe pics now)

The injuries – believed to have been inflicted by machete or a car - were so sickeningly severe Express.co.uk cannot show them without pixilation – as half of her head was hanging from her neck.

Traumatised vets were about to throw in the towel and let her die fearing there was ...

2018-05-25 19:00 open_in_new
Customs CHAOS: May’s plan for Irish border dismissed in FURIOUS Brussels Brexit attack

The European Union ruffled British feathers by accusing the Prime Minister of “chasing fantasy” in her bid to prevent a hard border emerging on the island of Ireland. 

The border issue has been Brexit’s most contentious issue and shows no sign of slowing as the ...

2018-05-25 19:00 open_in_new
World War 3 WARNING: Trump U-turn re-opens possibility of 'NUCLEAR WAR' with North Korea

US President Donald Trump called off a historic summit with Kim Jong-un after the despot carried out the destruction of one of his country's nuclear test sites. 

North Korea's nuclear programme expert Mark Fitzpatrick warned the decision could spark once again the possibility of World ...

2018-05-25 17:57 open_in_new
Harry up! Bride late for own wedding because she was watching Harry & Meghan tie the knot
A BLUSHING bride was late to her own wedding because she could not tear herself away from watching Harry and Meghan tie the knot. Kerrie Giddings, 28, was so engrossed in the Royal Wedding that she lost track of time and ended up walking down the aisle 20 minutes late. ...
2018-05-25 17:57 open_in_new
London news: Another stabbing on capital's streets as man attacked in Clapton

Police were called shortly after 8pm to a fight between two men in the area near Clapton Common.

One of the men had been stabbed.

Police arrived to the scene along with the London Ambulance Service and found a man, aged around 50 years old, with stab wounds.

This man was taken ...

2018-05-25 16:53 open_in_new
Scientists successfully transplant memory in freak experiment - are humans next?

Researchers from the University of California set out on a mission to better understand how memory develops in simple organisms like sea snails.

The premise of their study published this month in the science journal eNeuro, suggested a snail's memory is stored in RNA rather than brain ...

2018-05-25 16:53 open_in_new
Let off jail... Model told to sneak drug into prison or see her family firebombed

Chloe Buckland, 26, handed nearly two ounces of cannabis to an inmate at Category C HMP Buckley Hall in Rochdale, Greater Manchester. She claimed to be convict Ian Smith’s cousin in order to visit him in jail, Manchester’s Minshull Street Crown Court heard.

But her nervousness ...

2018-05-25 16:53 open_in_new
Solo movie cameos: Guess who played THAT surprise returning Star Wars villain?

WARNING SPOILERS FOR SOLO AHEAD

The Han Solo prequel featured a few cameos, but nothing could prepare fans for that Star Wars villain return right at the end.

After killing Dryden Vos, Qi’ra reports the news of his death to the real head of Crimson Dawn.

Speaking via ...

2018-05-25 16:53 open_in_new
BREAKING: Man ‘with GUN takes hostages near McDonald’s’ sparking police LOCKDOWN

The incident is said to have taken place near the McDonald's in Greenhithe , Kent.

The fast food chain is close to Bluewater Shopping Centre.

Kent Police said they were called to a house in Cobham Terrace at 12pm.

Armed cops attended along with paramedica and a man was taken ...

2018-05-25 16:47 open_in_new
GDPR - a global 'gold standard'?

EU officials and lawmakers like to say the general data protection regulation (GDPR) is setting a new global standard.

They say people living in the European Union will have more control over how their personal data is exploited by companies all around the world and that other states will ...

2018-05-25 16:41 open_in_new
Boy, 15, arrested after second fatal stabbing in Sheffield this week

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a teenager was stabbed to death in Sheffield.

The victim who died on Thursday evening was the second teenager fatally stabbed in the city this week.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "A teenage boy is currently ...

2018-05-25 16:23 open_in_new
Vicious couple who killed homeless man in ferocious 'revenge' attack jailed

A husband and his security guard wife were jailed for 15 years today for killing a homeless man who had insulted her as she ejected him from a shop.

Marc Finnie, 44, carried out the 'ferocious' attack on Anthony Richardson at the request of his wife Sarah Finnie, 36,

She attempted ...

2018-05-25 16:11 open_in_new