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MPs describe threats, abuse and safety fears

6 August 2019 - 5:00pm
They report being sent pictures of decapitated bodies and having dog mess smeared on their door.

David Lammy MP: 'I won't let the bullies win'

6 August 2019 - 5:00pm
MPs talk about the level of abuse and threats they receive – both online and offline

8chan: Where are users going now?

6 August 2019 - 4:39pm
The site's owner says a million people are now "looking for a home" after 8chan was driven offline.

Texas police apologise for horseback officers leading black man by rope

6 August 2019 - 4:38pm
The apology follows outcry over a photo of mounted officers leading an African American man by rope.

Toni Morrison: Nobel Prize-winning author dies

6 August 2019 - 4:08pm
The US novelist was the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Mark Jordon: Emmerdale actor cleared of pub attack

6 August 2019 - 3:52pm
Mark Jordon was acting in self-defence when he bit a man after a row in a pub garden, a jury decides.

Man guilty of murdering eight in 2002 house fire

6 August 2019 - 3:50pm
The five children died along with their mum, uncle and grandmother when the home was petrol bombed.

Anthony Joshua wants to get boxing passion back ahead of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch

6 August 2019 - 3:46pm
Anthony Joshua says he is determined to get his "passion" back for boxing ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr later this year.

Obituary: Toni Morrison, leading light of US literature

6 August 2019 - 3:20pm
Toni Morrison was widely seen one of the leading lights of US literature and a champion for minorities.

Yorkshireman grows the 'Holy Grail' of gooseberries

6 August 2019 - 3:18pm
Graeme Watson's prize gooseberry saw off the competition at a centuries' old fruit show.

Brazil prisoner who dressed up as daughter to escape found dead

6 August 2019 - 3:16pm
Clauvino da Silva was found dead in his cell in Rio three days after his elaborate escape bid was foiled.

Couple's before and after photos of beating meth addiction

6 August 2019 - 3:05pm
The before-and-after pictures have been shared 140,000 times on Facebook.

Wayne Rooney to join Derby in January from DC United

6 August 2019 - 2:41pm
Former England captain Wayne Rooney will leave MLS side DC United in January to join Derby County as a player-coach.

Brexit: EU 'refusing to negotiate', says Gove

6 August 2019 - 2:12pm
The EU says there is currently no basis for "meaningful discussions", but the UK rejects that view.

Brown and Te'o dropped by England for Wales game

6 August 2019 - 2:00pm
Centre Ben Te'o and full-back Mike Brown are not in the 33-man squad for the first World Cup warm-up match against Wales this weekend.


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