Huddersfield 'shooting' – armed cops seal off festival amid reports of gunshots sparking panic during city’s carnival celebrations

Huddersfield 'shooting' – armed cops seal off festival amid reports of gunshots sparking panic during city’s carnival celebrations

Cops say the shots were discharged on Great Northern Street as the carnival passed through town. Armed cops and medics headed to the scene as witnesses told of people running in panic. Police say three men have been detained in the aftermath…

Horrified witness saw ‘little girl in pink fly up’ into the air during bouncy castle tragedy as MP calls for ban

Horrified witness saw ‘little girl in pink fly up’ into the air during bouncy castle tragedy as MP calls for ban

Politicians have called for a temporary ban on the giant inflatables as an investigation is launched into the horror on Gorleston Beach in Great Yarmouth. Horrified eye-witnesses said the young girl was thrown into the air and crashed onto the ground before…

XXXTentacion dead at 20 after being shot in Miami during apparent robbery as Kanye West leads tributes to rapper

XXXTentacion dead at 20 after being shot in Miami during apparent robbery as Kanye West leads tributes to rapper

The 20-year-old was gunned down as he left a South Florida motorcycle dealership and rushed to hospital where he was declared dead. Police confirmed the artist, real name Jahseh Onfroy, was approached by two armed suspects shortly after 4pm on Monday. At…

Shawn Mendes and James Corden Bid on Justin Bieber's Dirty Underwear During 'Carpool Karaoke'

Shawn Mendes and James Corden Bid on Justin Bieber's Dirty Underwear During 'Carpool Karaoke'

Shawn Mendes and James Corden sing some of the Toronto native’s classics before discussing Bieber’s dirty drawers and playing some ice hockey. Shawn Mendes hopped into James Corden’s car for a musical commute across Los Angeles for "Carpool Karaoke" on Monday’s "Late…

Thailand police find woman gang raped and murdered after four men carried her out of nightclub during Champions League final

Thailand police find woman gang raped and murdered after four men carried her out of nightclub during Champions League final

Nong Gift, 21, had been watching the European Cup final with friends last Saturday in Chnthaburi, Thailand, when she had too much to drink. The cosmetics seller passed out inside the pub, with relatives claiming she was drugged. She was carried out…

Mum, 50, dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria from a hot tub she used during family holiday to Florida

Mum, 50, dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria from a hot tub she used during family holiday to Florida

Carol Martin, 50, died yesterday after an agonising battle with necrotizing fasciitis caught on a family holiday to Florida. She is thought to have picked up the deadly infection in a hot tub at the Days Inn hotel in Clearwater, Fl. It…

Teen mum with obsession for male sacrifice who stabbed lover 5 times during sex while wearing clown make-up jailed for 11 years

Teen mum with obsession for male sacrifice who stabbed lover 5 times during sex while wearing clown make-up jailed for 11 years

Zoe Adams, 19, dressed in clown make-up and put the pillow over Kieran Bewick's head "to make it kinkier". She then told Kieran – who was 17 at the time – "trust me" before stabbing him in the chest, arm and thigh with a…

Melania Trump embraces moment in spotlight during state visit

Melania Trump embraces moment in spotlight during state visit

Washington: Once an absentee first lady, Melania Trump embraced her moment in the spotlight on Tuesday for the French president's state visit, ditching her trademark dark sunglasses and shining in a look-at-me white skirt suit and matching hat. All eyes will again…

Bride’s invite instructs guests to have hay fever pills on her big day to prevent 'sneezing during the ceremony'… and people are not impressed

Bride’s invite instructs guests to have hay fever pills on her big day to prevent 'sneezing during the ceremony'… and people are not impressed

Taking to parenting forum Mumsnet, the invited woman told of the "interesting request". She wrote: "Please remember to take some piriton before arriving. "The pollen count will be high and the last thing I want is sneezing during the ceremony." "Paraphrased but similar…