North Korea's 'super big gun' capable of hitting Seoul a throwback to antiquated weapons phased out decades ago

The 170-millimetre self-propelled gun can hit targets as far as 37 miles away, putting the South Korean capital within range

United Kingdom

Titanic letter sells for world record price at auction

Passenger's letter home, written a day before the ship hit an iceberg, fetches £126,000 at auction.

Showbiz & TV

Who is Stormzy? MOBO-winning rapper, Maya Jama’s boyfriend and huge Love Island fan

STORMZY has been a big name on the UK’s underground grime scene for years, but has crossed over with a his debut studio album going straight to No.1 in the charts. The rapper hit headlines recently for slamming the Notting Hill raids – here


Storm Brian: 78mph winds batter Wales

Wales suffered the brunt of Storm Brian when 78mph gusts hit the UK on Saturday.


Rio investors urge ‘strong response’ to fraud charges

Investors are pressing for reassurance about corporate governance at Rio Tinto after the mining giant was hit with fraud charges by the US markets regulator last week.


England U17 4-1 USA U17: Rhian Brewster fires Young Lions into World Cup semi-final with stunning hat-trick

The Reds striker hit three goals while Morgan Gibbs-White also found the net in Goa.

Showbiz & TV

Who is Lord Robert Cecil actor Mark Gatiss? Sherlock, League Of Gentlemen and Game of Thrones star

MARK Gatiss has gone from playing brilliant comedy grotesques on the BBC to writing his own dramas, including hit show Sherlock. Here’s what we know about the actor and showrunner, who appears in the brand new BBC series Gunpowder… Who is Mar


No one knows for sure who killed JFK — here are the top theories

A CIA conspiracy, a mafia hit job, and a covert operation by Lyndon B. Johnson are among the many conspiracy theories for who killed JFK.

Showbiz & TV

Are Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez dating and who have the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 duo dated before?

STRICTLY Come Dancing is known for its romances on and off the dancefloor – with the latest series no exception. It now looks like love could be on the cards for Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez – here’s what we know… Are Gemma

Showbiz & TV

Who is Joe McFadden? Strictly Come Dancing 2017 contestant and Holby City star

SCOTTISH actor Joe McFadden has taken to the dance floor as one of the celebrities on this year’s Strictly Come Dancing 2017. The star – best known for his role as hunky telly doctor Raffaello di Lucca in hit medical drama Holby City is stru

Northern Ireland

Storm Brian lashes Limerick city centre

Limerick was among a number of Irish cities hit by flash flooding during Storm Brian on Saturday.


Two dead and three injured as car crashes into tree in Ayr

A car carrying five people hit a tree after leaving the road in Ayr.

United States

Prosecutors: Driver in hit-and-run that killed 2 arrested

Authorities say the driver of a vehicle who struck and killed two teenagers on a bicycle in Jersey City has been arrested.


Khalid, Marshmello, Mabel And Kojo Funds Hit The U.K. Top 10 With New Singles

All four musicians are still only making their names known in the country, and these tracks are sure to help.

United Kingdom

Huge waves crash over seafronts in Storm Brian surge

Storm Brian has hit the UK with gale-force winds and high seas - closing roads and causing flooding.


Two boys seriously hurt in Cleethorpes van crash

Both boys were hit by a white van in Cleethorpes, with one suffering life-threatening injuries.


Bitcoin smashes through $6,100 to hit a new record high

Investors appear to be shrugging off risks like the upcoming "fork", or split in bitcoin.


Man, 66, dies in M4 motorway barrier crash

The 66-year-old man was airlifted to hospital after his car hit the central barrier.


Ripley hit-and-run crash leaves man badly hurt

Police in Derbyshire say the 27-year-old was hit by a car in the early hours.


Walsall crash kills man and injures teenage brother

A 21-year-old died at the scene when the car he was driving hit a tree.

TV & Radio

Saturday Morning: James Martin RAGES as guest hits out at dish 'Don't shoot me!'

SATURDAY MORNING WITH JAMES MARTIN saw the host clash with guest Gok Wan today after the stylist hit out at one of his dishes.


Woman soldier uses amazing martial arts skills to fight off ultra-Orthodox mob calling her a whore

The brave Israeli fighter hit out at the group of men in Jerusalem after being surrounded in the middle of a street rally.


As Islamic State Loses Ground in Syria, Its Affiliate Strikes in Egypt

The attacks by Islamic State’s Sinai Province branch sent the message it can still hit targets outside its crumbling caliphate in Syria and Iraq.


Real Madrid vs Eibar: Kick-off time, TV channel, live stream and team news for La Liga clash

REAL MADRID have finally hit a bit of form in La Liga following a disastrous start. Eibar are the next visitors to the champions and the Basques have failed to hit last season’s heights, so far languishing in 16th place. When is Real Madrid vs Eiba


Steelers S Mike Mitchell fined for hit on Chiefs RB Charcandrick West

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell received a $48,620 fine for the helmet-to-helmet hit on Kansas City’s Charcandrick West on Sunday.        


Arsenal out to hit the 'reboot' button on Premier League season with victory at Everton, reveals Arsene Wenger

Gunners stung by last week's loss at Watford travel after seeing their Europa League side grind out a win in Serbia


Injury-hit Tottenham poised to take transfer interest in Everton's Ross Barkley up a level

Victor Wanyama and Mousa Dembele have been out for weeks already and it's unclear when either will be fit again


A peanut-allergy patch just failed a key study — and the drugmaker's stock is getting crushed

In a late-stage trial, the allergy patch wasn't able to hit a key statistic measurement needed to consider the trial a success.


Afghanistan hit by suicide bomb attacks on mosques leaving 63 dead

Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, a Shiite mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province, killing at least 63 people at the end of a particularly deadly week for the troubled nation.


Canucks' Gudbranson suspended 1 game for hit on Vatrano

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Erik Gudbranson has been suspended for one game without pay for his hit from behind on Boston Bruins forward Frank Vatrano        


Unai Emery explains how Neymar can become the Lionel Messi of PSG after hot start to life in Ligue 1

The Brazilian has hit the ground running with six goals and six assists in seven games but can give more according to Emery

Life & Style

All grown up: The Corrs make triumphant return to where their dreams came true and prove they can still leave everyone breathless

Their last Royal Albert Hall visit on St Patrick's Day in 1998, resulted in their first Top 10 UK Singles Chart hit with Dreams

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