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Metropolitan Police: Two officers sacked over 'discriminatory' messages including racist joke about…

Two Metropolitan Police officers have been sacked after posting offensive messages, including a racist joke about the Duchess of Sussex, in a WhatsApp…

Number of people with COVID in UK rises 32% to almost 2.3 million

The number of people in the UK with COVID has risen by 32% to almost 2.3 million, latest figures show.

Protesters at British Grand Prix urged not to invade Silverstone track on race day

Protesters at the British Grand Prix are being urged not to invade the track on race day.

No turning back: Adam Boulton on the abortion divide between UK and US

Britain was ahead of the US in establishing women's reproductive rights.

US judge stops Kentucky imposing almost complete ban on abortion after Roe v Wade ruling

A judge has stopped the US state of Kentucky from imposing an almost complete ban on abortion.

Major blow to Biden's domestic climate agenda as US Supreme Court limits federal power to curb emissions

US President Joe Biden's efforts to enforce environmental regulation in the world's second-most polluting country have been dealt a major blow by a…

COVID-19: Piers Corbyn fined for illegal gatherings held during lockdowns

Jeremy Corbyn's brother has been fined for holding illegal gatherings during coronavirus lockdowns.

Mother fatally shot 'at point-blank range' while pushing baby in pram in New York City

A mother has died after being shot in the head while pushing her three-month-old baby in a pram in New York City.

Texas: Accused San Antonio migrant lorry driver was pretending to be survivor when arrested, police…

The man suspected to have been driving the truck in which dozens of migrants died during a people smuggling attempt in Texas pretended to be a survivor…

Andy Murray and Emma Raducanu both out of Wimbledon after losing in second round

The two biggest stars of British tennis Andy Murray and Emma Raducanu have both been knocked out of Wimbledon in the second round.

Nelson Piquet apologises to Lewis Hamilton over interview comments - but denies racial intent

Nelson Piquet has apologised "wholeheartedly" to Lewis Hamilton - but "strongly condemns any suggestion" the expression he used when referring to the…

Japan swelters in hottest temperatures for 150 years as early heatwave hits Northern Hemisphere

Millions of people are sweltering under Japan's worst heatwave for almost 150 years, in the latest early-season hot weather streak to hit the Northern…

US Capitol Riots: 'I'm the effing president take me to the Capitol now', aide says Trump raged at Secret…

Donald Trump tried to grab the steering wheel from a US Secret Service agent when told he would not be taken to the US Capitol during a riot there…

Ghislaine Maxwell sentencing: Who will speak, where will she be imprisoned and how long will she spend…

Ghislaine Maxwell will be sentenced on Tuesday following her conviction on five counts of sex trafficking.

Queen attends armed forces act of loyalty parade in Edinburgh

The Queen looked in good spirits as she attended an armed forces act of loyalty in Edinburgh.