Man stabbed to death in south London

A 23-year-old man has been stabbed to death in south London. Police went to the scene in Minet Road, Lambeth, at 6.45pm. Officers gave the victim first aid but he died at the scene. No arrests have been made in connection with the attack. :: Witnesses or anyone with...

Pensioner dies after mugger tries to steal handbag

By David Mercer, news reporter A 73-year-old woman has died after a mugger tried to steal her handbag. West Midlands Police said a 15-year-old boy was among four people arrested on suspicion of the manslaughter of the pensioner, who was targeted in Hall Green,...

PM meets Tory waverers as she rejects defectors' complaints

By Greg Heffer, political reporter Theresa May has met two further possible Tory defectors as she rejected the complaints of a trio of MPs who have already quit the Conservative Party. The prime minister held talks with Justine Greening and Phillip Lee on Thursday...

IS bride Shamima Begum: I am willing to change

Islamic State bride Shamima Begum has told Sky News she is “willing to change” as she asked for “mercy” from politicians after being stripped of her UK citizenship. The 19-year-old – who wants to return to the UK from Syria – said...

Libby Squire's parents describe their 'unending torture'

Libby Squire’s parents have described the last three weeks since she went missing as an “unending torture” for the family and her friends. But they also said they have an “unending hope” she will be found. Lisa and Russ Squire have made a...