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28 people injured after car plows into crowd in New Orleans

28 people including children and a police officer were injured after a pick-up truck slammed into a crowd watching a Mardi Gras weekend parade in New Orleans' Mid-City section. A man is now being investigated for suspected drink-driving.

Asked whether terrorism was suspected, police chief ...

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Thug jailed for killing banker Oliver Dearlove with single punch

The man who killed banker Oliver Dearlove with a single punch following a night out in Blackheath has been jailed.

Trevor Timon, 31, of Heavitree Road in Plumstead attacked the 30-year-old after he struck up a conversation with a group of women he was out celebrating with.

Timon told ...

2017-02-24 15:33 open_in_new
Thug jailed for killing banker Oliver Dearlove with single punch

The man who killed banker Oliver Dearlove with a single punch following a night out in Blackheath has been jailed.

Trevor Timon, 31, of Heavitree Road in Plumstead attacked the 30-year-old after he struck up a conversation with a group of women he was out celebrating with.

Timon told ...

2017-02-24 15:33 open_in_new
East End gang jailed for elaborate cocaine network

An East End gang who used couriers on mopeds disguised as trainee cabbies to distribute cocaine around the city have been jailed for up to 16 years for their elaborate network.

The gang included the boyfriend of Towie star Cara Kilbey, Daniel Harris. Police found £116,000 in bank ...

2017-02-24 12:15 open_in_new
MP calls for humility after Paul Nuttall and Ukip beaten in Stoke

Labour has held Stoke Central after beating back a strong challenge from Ukip with a senior party MP calling for "humility" in victory.

MP Jack Dromey said: "I think as we win we need necessary humility because there is a view that Labour is no longer listening in the way it ...

2017-02-24 11:09 open_in_new
MP calls for humility after Paul Nuttall and Ukip beaten in Stoke

Labour has held Stoke Central after beating back a strong challenge from Ukip with a senior party MP calling for "humility" in victory.

MP Jack Dromey said: "I think as we win we need necessary humility because there is a view that Labour is no longer listening in the way it ...

2017-02-24 11:09 open_in_new
The morning news headlines: Conservatives snatch Copeland from Labour in humiliating by-election blow

CONSERVATIVES SNATCH COPELAND FROM LABOUR IN HUMILIATING BY-ELECTION BLOW

The Conservatives have dealt Labour a humiliating blow after snatching Copeland in a historic by-election victory.

Tory Trudy Harrison took the Cumbrian seat, which had been held by Jeremy Corbyn's party since ...

2017-02-24 11:09 open_in_new
The morning news headlines: Conservatives snatch Copeland from Labour in humiliating by-election blow

CONSERVATIVES SNATCH COPELAND FROM LABOUR IN HUMILIATING BY-ELECTION BLOW

The Conservatives have dealt Labour a humiliating blow after snatching Copeland in a historic by-election victory.

Tory Trudy Harrison took the Cumbrian seat, which had been held by Jeremy Corbyn's party since ...

2017-02-24 11:09 open_in_new
Thug cleared of banker's single-punch murder

A man with a history of violence has been cleared of the murder of banker Oliver Dearlove in Blackheath in August last year. However, he had admitted manslaughter over the fatal single punch and is facing years in jail.

The Old Bailey had heard that Mr Dearlove and his friends struck up a ...

2017-02-24 11:09 open_in_new
Thug cleared of banker's single-punch murder

A man with a history of violence has been cleared of the murder of banker Oliver Dearlove in Blackheath in August last year. However, he had admitted manslaughter over the fatal single punch and is facing years in jail.

The Old Bailey had heard that Mr Dearlove and his friends struck up a ...

2017-02-24 11:09 open_in_new
Propertymark by Arla and the NAEA will be good for clients and good for the industry

As a regulated agent, I am delighted to announce the launch of Propertymark. For more than 50 years, the Association Of Residential Lettings Agents (Arla) and the National Association Of Estate Agents (NAEA) have represented the professional property sector to key audiences within the industry, ...

2017-02-24 10:03 open_in_new
Propertymark by Arla and the NAEA will be good for clients and good for the industry

As a regulated agent, I am delighted to announce the launch of Propertymark. For more than 50 years, the Association Of Residential Lettings Agents (Arla) and the National Association Of Estate Agents (NAEA) have represented the professional property sector to key audiences within the industry, ...

2017-02-24 10:03 open_in_new
Setback in Lutfur Rahman's attempt to return to politics

Disgraced Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman faces a setback in his quest to return to the political scene.

The Electoral Commission has rejected the registration of Tower Hamlets Together, the planned new party that Mr Rahman had assembled to front his renewed ambitions.

The ...

2017-02-23 19:41 open_in_new
Enderby Wharf campaigners fail in latest bid to stop cruise liners

Pollution campaigners protesting against the proposed London City Cruise Port at Greenwich’s Enderby Wharf have seen their latest, and possibly last, legal attempt to halt the development fail.

A crowd-funded attempt to appeal a High Court ruling which endorsed the application was ...

2017-02-23 18:33 open_in_new
Enderby Wharf campaigners fail in latest bid to stop cruise liners

Pollution campaigners protesting against the proposed London City Cruise Port at Greenwich’s Enderby Wharf have seen their latest, and possibly last, legal attempt to halt the development fail.

A crowd-funded attempt to appeal a High Court ruling which endorsed the application was ...

2017-02-23 18:33 open_in_new
Setback in Lutfur Rahman's attempt to return to politics

Disgraced Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman faces a setback in his quest to return to the political scene.

The Electoral Commission has rejected the registration of Tower Hamlets Together, the planned new party that Mr Rahman had assembled to front his renewed ambitions.

The ...

2017-02-23 17:27 open_in_new
Barratt unveils Upton Gardens plans for West Ham's former home

The next chapter in the life of West Ham United’s former home has been unveiled by developer Barratt London. The site of the Boleyn Ground, which was home to the football team from 1904 until they completed their move to the London Stadium in Stratford in 2016, will become Upton Gardens ...

2017-02-23 15:15 open_in_new
Barratt unveils Upton Gardens plans for West Ham's former home

The next chapter in the life of West Ham United’s former home has been unveiled by developer Barratt London. The site of the Boleyn Ground, which was home to the football team from 1904 until they completed their move to the London Stadium in Stratford in 2016, will become Upton Gardens ...

2017-02-23 15:15 open_in_new
See The Brits worst and best dressed celebrities at The O2

The stars were out in North Greenwich for The Brit Awards.

Celebrities walked the red carpet on Wednesday, February 22 at The O2 for a night of music, backslapping and Champagne swilling.

But whose glad rags brought us joy and whose should go back in the wardrobe for ...

2017-02-23 15:15 open_in_new
See The Brits worst and best dressed celebrities at The O2

The stars were out in North Greenwich for The Brit Awards.

Celebrities walked the red carpet on Wednesday, February 22 at The O2 for a night of music, backslapping and Champagne swilling.

But whose glad rags brought us joy and whose should go back in the wardrobe for ...

2017-02-23 15:15 open_in_new
HS2 high-speed rail project passes final hurdle

Legislation for the first phase of the HS2 high-speed rail project has passed its final hurdle.

The parliamentary Bill to build the line from London to Birmingham received royal assent on Thursday, opening the way for construction work to begin.

It had more than three years of ...

2017-02-23 14:09 open_in_new