DONALD Trump has pushed for the ban of bump stocks, as Florida lawmakers today voted down a motion to ban assault rifles just days after a school massacre.
The rejection of proposals for tighter gun controls came as the president supported the shelving of a device that turns semi-automatic
THE value of leading cryptocurrencies soared on Wednesday after plans to regulate them were scrapped by Europe's central bank in a move that stunned traders.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB) rubbished claims that the organisation should curb online currencies like Bitcoin.
Prices rocketed on the announcement
TAKE a look inside the gambling conference where scantily-clad women who parade around in fetish gear are allegedly harassed by some male delegates - sparking calls to ban "swimsuit sexism".
Hostesses for the ICE Totally Gaming conference, held at London's Excel centre, are "expected to wear nothing more than
PARENTS have blasted council bosses after their kids were banned from high-fiving a lollipop man while crossing a road.
Town hall chiefs are concerned the friendly gesture causes “disruption” outside the Stockport primary school where 83-year-old Colin Spencer works.
A text to parents of kids at St George’s in Heaviley
TROY Deeney is in hot water with the FA and could be hit with a four-match ban following his one-fingered salute after his goal against Chelsea.
The FA are awaiting referee Mike Dean's match report to find out if the Watford striker's gesture made towards Chelsea fans after he
UFC bad boy Jon Jones is back in MMA training despite facing a potentially career-ending ban for his most recent failed drugs test.
The troubled fighter, widely considered the greatest of all time, gave a sample before his UFC light-heavyweight title clash with Daniel Cormier in July 2017.
Peter Andre is usually pretty open when it comes to spilling details about married life with Emily MacDonagh.
But now the pop star has got even more honest after confessing his wife won’t go anywhere near him in the bedroom!
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DARTS boss Barry Hearn has absolved himself of any responsibility for the PDC ban on walk-on girls and blamed his TV partners and the “PC brigade” for the move.
Following a number of high-profile incidents of sexual exploitation and abuse hitting the headlines, the Professional Darts Corporation and broadcasters
ENGLAND fans can go booze-crazy at the World Cup on pints costing just 72p after an alcohol ban was axed, it has been reported.
Brits planning to travel to the tournament in Russia this summer were previously warned they would have a tough time getting a drink.
Russian authorities said
MINISTERS were today slammed for refusing to guarantee that John Worboys will be banned from London after it emerged the rapist cab driver is being moved to a jail in the capital.
The Sun revealed today that Worboys has been sent to Belmarsh prison in South-East London ahead of
PADDINGTON 2 was banned from Russian cinemas just days from being released - because it is too western.
The British family comedy had fallen foul of Kremlin censors who took issue with foreign values displayed in the film and feared its popularity could eclipse homegrown movies.
BRITAIN'S best-performing primary schools has backed down over a proposed ban on girls under eight wearing hijabs.
St Stephen's primary school, in Newham, east London, hoped the ban would help the younger children feel more integrated with their classmates.
But the school, which topped The Sunday Times's school league table
BEN STOKES’ punch-up in the street continues to create shockwaves and divisions across English cricket.
The fallout — some of which is increasingly bitter — from that fateful night in Bristol has touched every strand of the national team and the people who run it.
For starters, try to get
BILLIONAIRE Richard Branson has U-turned on his decision to ban the Daily Mail from sale on Virgin Trains after a public outcry.
The company's founder and owner announced this morning that the firm would "reconsider" the move.
He tweeted this morning that he valued "freedom of speech, freedom of choice
THERESA May promised to look at outlawing high energy drinks for under-16s yesterday - after a senior Tory MP called for a nationwide ban.
The PM refused to rule it out as new Tory party vice-chairwoman Maria Caulfield raised the tragic case of Justin Bartholomew.
The 25-year-old took his own
ARSENE WENGER will be hard pressed to find a better spot to watch Arsenal take on Chelsea as he has been handed the top spot in the Stamford Bridge press seats.
The Gunners boss is banned from the touchline for the Carabao Cup clash with the Blues but will
MAJOR supermarkets have pledged not to sell corrosive liquids to under-18s in a huge victory for The Sun on Sunday.
The high street names have signed a voluntary commitment for a ban on dangerous acids being sold in store or online to youngsters.
Two years ago we kicked off our
ARSENE WENGER has been invited to George Weah's inauguration as new president of Liberia... but will only go if he's banned from the Arsenal touchline.
Former Ballon d'Or winner Weah, 51, played under Wenger at Monaco between 1988 and 1992, long before turning to politics.
The ex-AC Milan star recently
A BUNCH of cheeky Kiwis have found a novel way to flout a public space drinking ban in New Zealand.
The determined group took matters into their own hands by building a small sandy island just off the North Island coast, as locals quipped that they were now free
ARSENAL boss Arsene Wenger has been charged with misconduct following comments made after the Gunners' West Brom draw.
The French boss, 68, was furious with referee Mike Dean after he awarded a last-gasp penalty following Calum Chambers' handball from a Kieran Gibbs cross.
Wenger has now been charged with misconduct
ENGLAND’S fan band will not be allowed to strike up at the World Cup.
Tight security will be in place in Russia after IS threats to target this summer’s tournament.
England play their first game in Volgograd, close to the border with Chechnya, a hotbed of fanatics.
Fans will have to
NHS hospitals are banning sugary drinks from their shops and canteens in a radical bid to curb obesity.
At least two trusts no longer allow the sale of pop, milkshakes and coffee with added sugar on their premises.
And around two thirds have now adopted new healthy measures aimed at slashing
DIEGO COSTA looks set to make his Atletico Madrid debut against Lleida on January 3, after the La Liga giants' transfer ban comes to an end on New Year's Day.
The former Chelsea forward, 29, could play in the Copa del Rey clash as his move back to Spain
ANTONIO CONTE says Chelsea and Alvaro Morata must learn from his costly booking – and admits there may be business done in the January transfer window.
Conte feels it is “a pity” if referee Lee Mason showed Morata a yellow card just for celebrating his stoppage-tie Carabao Cup winner
A WIDOWED mum-of-two was left in tears when a school refused to allow her to watch her daughter’s first nativity play because she had her baby boy with her.
Gemma O’Reilly, 26, turned up for Bella’s performance with Preston in her arms after a babysitter cancelled.
But the care home
BURNLEY star James Tarkowski has been slapped with a three-match ban after being charged with violent conduct.
The Clarets defender, 25, appeared to elbow Brighton forward Glenn Murray in the ribs during last weekend's 0-0 stalemate.
Tarkowski will now miss games against Tottenham, Manchester United and Huddersfield.
The FA charged the
ICE HOCKEY is hardly well-known for its well-behaved stars, with some players even picked almost entirely for their fighting ability.
A "goon" is an entirely unofficial playing role for hockey teams, but almost all clubs - either in the NHL or in Europe - have an enforcer or three
TYSON FURY has urged Anthony Joshua and Eddie Hearn to "meet his demands"... or their eagerly-anticipated 2018 fight will not go ahead.
The Gypsy King, 29, is hoping to make his comeback following a two-year doping ban with the mega-fight, but has concerns it may never happen.
Speaking after watching
BORIS Johnson believes the “spineless” Mayor of London should have done more to help the Grenfell Tower blaze victims.
He targeted Sadiq Khan, his successor as the capital’s Mayor, asking why he had not “taken charge” to help the survivors rebuild their lives.
He told The Daily Telegraph: “The most extraordinary lacuna
BRITAIN yesterday saved kebabs from extinction at the hands of Brussels red tape.
The UK’s MEPs joined forces with allies from across Europe to defeat a motion dubbed a “death sentence” for the much-loved Doner.
Some MEPs wanted to ban the use of crucial chemicals, which protect the meat’s flavour