WORLD - BREAKING NEWS

12-year-old carrying fake gun shot by officer

A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died today after he was shot by a US police officer responding to an emergency call about a person waving a gun in a park.

ENTERTAINMENT - BREAKING NEWS

Five acts left in X Factor as Ritchie departs

Call centre worker Stevi Ritchie was voted off X Factor tonight, leaving only five acts remaining.