Teen battling for life in coma after common cold turns into deadly sepsis and she 'dies twice' on operating table

Teen battling for life in coma after common cold turns into deadly sepsis and she 'dies twice' on operating table

Whitney Martin, 18, thought she simply had a cold when she was left bed-ridden with flu-like symptoms around three weeks ago. But she was taken to Princess Royal Hospital in Telford, Shrops, after her condition worsened and her illness began attacking her…

Carl Valeri could ride into the sunset a two-time A-League champion

Carl Valeri could ride into the sunset a two-time A-League champion

Melbourne Victory captain Carl Valeri has a luxury offered to very few professional footballers. He can ride off into the sunset a championship-winning captain. Melbourne Victory skipper Carl Valeri won his second A-League title earlier this month. Not many players go out…

Heartbreaking Facebook Live video filmed by mum just hours after ex broke into her home and shot their three kids dead

Heartbreaking Facebook Live video filmed by mum just hours after ex broke into her home and shot their three kids dead

Amanda Simpson, 29, slammed cops in Texas after "unstable" former husband Justin Painter gunned down kids Odin, Caydence and Drake before turning the weapon on himself. Lying in hospital with a bullet in her shoulder, she wept: "I made it very clear…

Illawarra Hawks confirm NBL's push into Canberra

Illawarra Hawks confirm NBL's push into Canberra

Illawarra Hawks general manager Mat Campbell says the club is taking its cue from other sports in considering a push to take games to regional areas, but says talks are in the “very preliminary” stage. It comes after Basketball ACT chief executive…

Illawarra Hawks confirm NBL's push into Canberra

Illawarra Hawks confirm NBL's push into Canberra

Illawarra Hawks general manager Mat Campbell says the club is taking its cue from other sports in considering a push to take games to regional areas, but says talks are in the “very preliminary” stage. It comes after Basketball ACT chief executive…

Brit woman marched into court in handcuffs after ‘trying to kill ex’s new girlfriend in Magaluf hit-and-run’

Brit woman marched into court in handcuffs after ‘trying to kill ex’s new girlfriend in Magaluf hit-and-run’

Kemi Coaker, 29, from Manchester, hid her head under a grey hoodie as she was escorted into a court building in the Majorcan capital Palma. Two armed Civil Guard officers led her in early this morning so she could be questioned about…

Ex-Chelsea player opens up over alleged racist abuse in 1980s from former coach which sent him into spiral of depression

Ex-Chelsea player opens up over alleged racist abuse in 1980s from former coach which sent him into spiral of depression

A player known as "John" accused former coach Gwyn Williams of "constant racism". Williams, 54, and his old colleague Graham Rix, 60, are alleged to have abused a number of players, with seven stepping forward on Tuesday following claims made by three…

Hype for Haas shows Bennett was right to ease him into NRL

Hype for Haas shows Bennett was right to ease him into NRL

Payne Haas is looking sharp. He has a fresh fade befitting his new-found fame – all 20 minutes worth – and thumped the ball down under the sticks to finish Brisbane's final training session ahead of Thursday night's clash with the Bulldogs….

I reunited with my childhood sweetheart who I met at 14… but days after our wedding he turned into a monster

I reunited with my childhood sweetheart who I met at 14… but days after our wedding he turned into a monster

Rebecca Spellman, 38, from Darlington, County Durham, first went on a blind date with “funny and charismatic” John when she was just 14. “It wasn’t long before John became part of the family and I was completely besotted with him. We were…

Dashcam catches car slamming into side of lorry as it tries to exit roundabout…but who was in the wrong?

Dashcam catches car slamming into side of lorry as it tries to exit roundabout…but who was in the wrong?

The footage, filmed on the dash camera of the car following behind, was posted online and is sure to be a cautionary tale to drivers. It shows a black car speeding down the A57, which connects Lincolnshire to Liverpool, coming dangerously close…

The Queen offers heartwarming and cheeky glimpse into Royal's Christmas in rare behind-the-scenes glimpse at her life

The Queen offers heartwarming and cheeky glimpse into Royal's Christmas in rare behind-the-scenes glimpse at her life

And possibly referring to Prince William and brother Harry, she added: "Even the grandchildren do." The monarch couldn't help but smile as she recounted the cheeky exploits of the youngest members of the royal family – who include Prince George and sister Charlotte…