Theresa May: Free movement in the EU should only be for those with a job
- The "biggest single factor" stopping the government achieving its aim of reducing net migration to the tens of thousands was net migration from the EU, she argued.
France terror attack: British railway passengers could be forced to use full body scanners
- EU to consider case for airport-style security, including body scanners and CCTV, in wake of botched terror attack on French train
Photos show mess left by nitrous oxide - 'laughing gas' - bingers
- This is the scene after a group of people binged on potentially harmful nitrous oxide – known as laughing gas. The Mercury took these photographs in Cropthorne Avenue, Crown Hills, Leicester,...
Tom Ousby: Magaluf fall victim's mum appeals for help
- "We're just still anxious and really wanting people to help us because we found for two years now we've been going to different people and most of the time we're just being ...
Police chief Nick Gargan to discover his fate today after 18 month misconduct investigation
- After nearly 18 months of a saga which saw police chief Nick Gargan suspended, he will find out his fate today. The 48-year-old head of Avon and Somerset Police was found ...
Edward Heath’s Former Secretary Shot Himself After Child Abuse Arrest
- An ex-aide of former Tory Prime Minister, Sir Edward Heath, shot himself in the head following his arrest for potential child abuse offences. Two days after being questioned by police investigating images ...
PressTV-UK anti-Netanyahu petition hits 80,000
- A petition in Britain calling for the arrest of the Israeli prime minister during his planned UK visit gains more steam.
The US Military's Sexual-Assault Problem Is So Bad the UN Is Getting Involved
- The US military has a problem with sexual violence. That's the conclusion of the Universal Periodic Review Panel, a UN panel that aims to address the human rights records of the 193 ...
Former footballer Colin Hendry given community order for harassing ex-girlfriend
- The 49-year-old, originally from Keith, will have to perform 100 hours of unpaid work as part of the order after he pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to sending unwanted text messages ...
Corporate Welfare Is Terrible Policy, But Democrats And Republicans Do It Anyway
- Crony capitalism is bipartisan, transpartisan even. Though there is a general rule which holds, and that is that the degree to which a politician enables the state is the degree to which ...
Let’s hear it for the British Museum — the greatest and most universal of all ...
- I have just had a Damascus moment. The scales have fallen from my eyes. I have seen the light. The British Museum (left) is unquestionably the greatest cultural institution on earth. We ...
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