Three British planespotters who have been held in prison in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for eight weeks accused of espionage are being released without charge, a lawyer has said.

13-year-old arrested after teacher killed in Spain school attack

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after a teacher was killed and others injured at a school in Barcelona.

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Vigilante group 'filmed their attacks on suspected paedophiles'

A vigilante paedophile-hunter has been arrested by British police in connection with attacks on men allegedly blackmailed over suspicions they attempted to meet ...

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Leaders of extreme-right-wing party in Greece deny criminal charges

Leaders of Greece's third-largest political party, the extreme-right Golden Dawn, have gone on trial today.

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Police arrest person for jumping over White House fence

A person has been arrested after attempting to climb over a fence at the White House.

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Police arrest youth after teacher killed 'with crossbow'

A youth has been arrested by Spanish police after a teacher was killed and several others were injured at a school in Barcelona.

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Police arrest pilot 'after knives seized'

An airline pilot due to fly more than 250 passengers from London to Hong Kong has been arrested at Heathrow for alleged possession of knives.

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Children, 8 and 9, forced into making 'baseless' satanic allegations against father

The father of two young children tortured into claiming he was the leader of a satanic cult in England has said he still gets death threats despite a judge dismissing ...

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Six dead in UN staff bus bombing

At least six people have been killed and many others injured in a bomb explosion on board a bus carrying UN employees in northern Somalia, officials said.

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Italian coast guard brings bodies of migrants ashore

The bodies of 24 victims of what is believed to be the Mediterranean’s worst migrant tragedy have been been brought ashore to Malta.

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Man dies in fire caused by quake

A man has died in a blaze sparked by a strong undersea earthquake which struck between Taiwan and southern Japan, authorities said.

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Bomb explodes inside UN staff bus

A bomb has exploded on board a bus carrying UN employees in northern Somalia, a police officer said.

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Cyberstalking 'linked to addiction'

Cyberstalking behaviour can be linked to people suffering an online addiction, who increasingly lose touch with the real world because they are tapped into social ...

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Four people abduct sea lion pup from LA beach

The people who snatched a sea lion pup from a Los Angeles beach have been warned they risk suffering a severe bite.

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Night stalker rapist to be sentenced after 30 years of attacks

More than a dozen women have contacted police in England fearing they were targeted by a night stalker rapist who is due to be sentenced for attacks spanning nearly ...

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Japan lifts tsunami warning after quake

A tsunami warning issued by the Japanese authorities for a tsunami after a strong earthquake struck in the seas was cancelled an hour later.

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EU Ministers to discuss migrants issue

EU Foreign Affairs Ministers are meeting this morning to discuss the deaths of over 600 people in the Mediterranean sea.

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