Khan defends EU vote campaign tactics

Image copyright EPA Sadiq Khan has defended campaigning with David Cameron in the EU referendum, saying he wants to make it clear Labour supports a Remain vote. Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has criticised the Labour London mayor for sharing a platform with the Tories. But a spokesman for Mr Khan cited a poll suggesting Labour […]

Migrant 'document forgers' arrested

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Schengen visa gives non-EU nationals easy access to most of Europe Police in Greece and the Czech Republic have arrested more than 20 people suspected of forging travel documents for migrants trying to enter Europe. European police agency Europol said visas and passports were sold for up to £2,500 […]

Queen to appear on Vanity Fair cover

Image copyright PA Image caption The Queen was photographed with her four pet dogs The Queen is to appear on the front page of the latest edition of Vanity Fair magazine with her pet dogs. The UK’s longest-reigning monarch appears in a photograph taken by celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz. The image was taken when the […]

Leytonstone knifeman 'suffered delusions'

Image copyright Jonathan Brady/PA Image caption The attacks took place on 5 December A man accused of trying to murder a passenger at Leytonstone tube station suffered from paranoid delusions that MI5 was pursuing him, the Old Bailey has heard. Muhiddin Mire, 30, admits attacking Lyle Zimmerman with a knife but denies attempted murder. The […]

Vikings sign DT Gaston, waive DuBose

The Minnesota Vikings added depth along the defensive line on Tuesday, signing former third-year defensive tackle Bruce Gaston and waiving injured defensive end B.J. DuBose. A former undrafted free agent out of Purdue University, Gaston signed with the Arizona Cardinals following the 2014 NFL Draft, and has also spent time with the New England Patriots, […]