Promising tennis player who kicked drug addict, 61, out of his flat to deal crack is jailed

Nemiah Fletchman (pictured) was sentenced to three years in a young offenders institute at Carlise Crown Court for possession of crack cocaine and heroin, with the intent to supply. ...

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Morning mail: Gallipoli Isis arrest, new questions over water scandal, Nauru hits back

Thursday: Turkish authorities uncover alleged plot to attack Anzac commemoration. Plus: Nauru says claims about country ‘pure fiction’Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Thursday 25 April. Continue reading... ...

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Florida police duo who slammed black teen's head suspended as outrage grows

Delucca Rolle, 15, pepper-sprayed and smashed to the groundBroward county residents lead calls for white officers to be firedTwo Florida sheriff’s deputies who pepper-sprayed and punched a 15-year-old black student in the head during a violent arrest were beginning a paid suspension on Wednesday, amid growing calls for the officers to be fired.Cellphone video of the incident, which has been widely shared on social media, also captured the two white officers body slamming the boy, Delucca ...

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Trump praises China for executing drug dealers: 'I appreciate that very much'

'In China, unlike in our country, you pay the ultimate price. So I appreciate that very much' ...

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Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte threatens war with Canada over 'illegal' rubbish dumping

Rodrigo Duterte also threatens to dump the waste outside of the Canadian embassy himself if the country does not reclaim its garbage ...

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Facebook expects FTC fine of up to $5bn in privacy investigation

Company makes revelation in financial reports showing first-quarter revenue growth to more than $15bnFacebook is expecting to pay as much as $5bn to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), it revealed in first quarter financial reports, which otherwise showed continued revenue growth to more than $15bn for the first three months of the year.Facebook recorded a $3bn legal expense “in connection with the inquiry of the FTC into our platform and user data practices”, the company said. The ...

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16 Out-Of-This-World Pictures From An Actual Mars Training Facility

Located in the arid isolation of the Gobi Desert, the C-Space Project Mars simulation base offers visitors a taste of what it's like to travel to the red planet.View Entire Post › ...

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Iran offers prisoner swap for Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

British-Iranian dual national, held in Tehran on espionage charges, could be releasedNazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian dual national being held in a Tehran jail on espionage charges, could be released as part of a prisoner swap, Iran’s foreign minister has said.Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that he had the authority to make the swap happen, adding it had already been offered in private six months ago to the US. Continue reading... ...

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Disgraced former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya makes her first speech in Commons since release from jail

Former Labour MP Fiona Onasanya made her first speech in the Commons today since her release from prison in February. A recall petition is underway in her Peterborough constituency. ...

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Angry bull charges a police car and HEADBUTTS it after escaping a farm… before meeting a sticky end

Spanich Civil Guards had tracked the bull to the municipality of Galapagar, near Madrid, after it escaped from a farm in the neighboring Collado Villalba district. ...

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