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A British man was remanded in custody tonight on charges of killing his American wife and baby daughter in what detectives say may have been a failed murder-suicide bid.
Thu, 09 Feb, 2006
CHRISTY O’Connor is 80 years young today, another milestone in the life of one of the greatest sporting stars Ireland has ever produced.
Tue, 21 Dec, 2004
A DRUNK driver who dragged his dying wife from the passenger seat of their car to blame her for the fatal crash was convicted of causing death by careless driving in Britain yesterday.
Thu, 09 Dec, 2004
A British woman is suing Air France in a New York court, saying an employee told her she could not board a flight from the UK because she had no limbs.
Sat, 14 Aug, 2004
Pop singer Brian Harvey was today recovering after being attacked outside a city centre night club.
Wed, 12 Dec, 2001
A paedophile was today freed from court despite an Old Bailey judge being told he could not be cured.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2001