A top official working in police oversight transferred to the Department of Transport and a member of the Home Secretary's private office left their post in recent weeks
Mother-of-one Kashalea Storm James was last seen on Claude Road in Anfield, Liverpool, at 10.45am on Friday with her baby son, Jayden.
London's benchmark FTSE 100 index went up 0.5 per cent or 38 points to 7,195 points in early trading today after slumping to a four-month low yesterday.
People due to fly to Italy with Ryanair or easyJet this week are furious after the airlines told them they cannot get a refund and will have to pay to change their flights as routes are 'operatin...
Bernie Sanders took out documents from his jacket pocket and handed them to town hall moderator Chris Cuomo of CNN after he was asked by a voter how he planned to pay for his spending plans.
Willie Cory Godbolt, pictured, from Mississippi, told a judge he did not wish to testify in his own trial where he faces the death penalty having been charged with murdering eight people.
America ranked top in a new survey looking at 'soft power' - a country's ability to influence others without using military or economic might - followed by Germany and the UK, researchers found.
Alaska State Troopers say the five Italians were rescued Saturday from a camp they set up after visiting the dilapidated bus on the Stampede Trail near the town of Healy.
The deadly flu-like infection - discovered in Wuhan, China in December - has already claimed more than 2,500 lives globally and infected 22 people in Australia.
Chloe Murray, from Perth in Western Australia, ran her car into the back of the unidentified man's car after she accidentally put her foot on the accelerator instead of the brake over the weekend...
Donald Trump said 'tremendous advancements' was made in trade talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi but no deal was struck to end the war between the two nations.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg fears the coronavirus will be even worse for the Australian economy than the unprecedented summer bushfires, which caused a $100billion hit.
EU ministers are gathering to sign off the bloc's negotiating plan, dismissing the prospect of a Canada-style package, and playing hardball on issues such as fishing and the Elgin Marbles.
The request was immediately slammed by Democrats as insufficient with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi calling it 'completely inadequate' to the scale of the emergency.
Sean Colgan, 19, suffers from cystic fibrosis and may never be allowed to return to Australia despite the fact that he grew up just south of Perth in Bunbury.
A toddler who died after being left on a daycare centre bus in stifling heat was sitting in a child restraint just two seats away from the vehicle's front door.
The visitor from Lombardy, the worst-infected region of Italy, was found to be infected yesterday after feeling unwell during his stay at the H10 Costa Adeje Palace (pictured) in Tenerife.
Donald Trump Jr. has been granted the right to hunt a grizzly bear in northwestern Alaska near the Bering Sea town of Nome. The son of the. President was one of three people who applied.
Australian cleaning company, Broadspeactrum, sent a text message to staff on Monday offering them temporary employment in Japan.
Animal handlers are currently on the scene with police at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital at Camperdown in the Sydney's inner west.
Becca Keeley, of Gravesend, Kent, met her husband Mark when she was 16 and he was 51 when he was performing with a band.
John Zurick, 67, allegedly shot his estranged wife Debbie, 56, after he discovered she had a new boyfriend. He then turned the shotgun on himself at the cottage in Somerset, friends said yesterda...
Melania Trump received a traditional red tilaka forehead dot when she arrived at a New Delhi school on Tuesday to observe a happiness class as part of her Be Best campaign.
Rain is expected for much of the UK throughout today, along with gusts of up to 50mph on the South West coast, while the Environment Agency has imposed more than 300 flood alerts or warnings.
Trains across all lines in Sydney, except the T4 Eastern Suburbs line and Southern Highlands Line, are operating to a changed timetable.
David Patrick was out fishing in Pumicestone Passage, Bribie Island in Queensland on Saturday and was reeling what he thought was a big catch when he felt a tug on his fishing rod.
Joanne Connor, from Queensland, sent off her stubs to the Guinness Book of World Records but had no idea she had earned the title until last week.
President Trump (left) on Monday hit out at liberal Supreme Court Justices Sonia Sotomayor (top right) and Ruth Bader Ginsburg (bottom right) after watching a segment on Fox News.
Odessa Police Department cops were shocked when Chico the German Shepherd mix walked into the precinct at 3.30am on February 11 while owner Edward Alvarado was asleep.
Chris Mansour, who co-owns One Way Lebanese Bakery, in Melbourne's Lalor, began the charity work after seeing two people scouring through the garbage for food.
The clip, filmed in Belgorod, Russia, captures a child as they swing back and forth in a playground - pulled by a rope attached to the bottom of the seat.
Jules Boag parked the Model S in a parking lot in Albury, southern New South Wales, when the vandalism was recorded.
Three Melbourne councils have been forced to refund almost $20 million in parking fines after the Victorian Ombudsman found they had unlawfully outsourced their review process.
Residents claim a public housing tenant is causing constant disruption and destructive chaos in once was a quiet neighbourhood in the Tasmania town of Perth near Launceston.
The host of ITV's This Morning claimed he was a freelancer, and received payments via his company. But HM Revenue and Customs has been cracking down on the practice.
The 26-year-old said he was eager to follow in the footsteps of Sonny Bill Williams - who switched codes to sign a deal last year worth $10million with the Super League's Toronto Wolfpack.
Lisa Rose Halcrow, 40, appeared in Warwick Magistrates Court in Queensland on Tuesday morning following her arrest on Monday.
Darren Round, 48, was found in the water near Masshouse Lane in Kings Norton, Birmingham, at 8.40am on February 15. Homicide detectives have now taken over the investigation.
Sir James Bevan will make the comments today in a speech at the World Water-Tech Innovation Summit when he will warn that a twin track approach to flooding is needed to defuse the 'weather bomb'.
Schools are giving a higher priority to children from disadvantaged backgrounds who pass the 11-plus test in a bid to boost social mobility.
Sir Frederick and Sir David's children were said to be quarreling over 'the family trust' in a disagreement which 'pitched cousin against cousin', London's High Court was told.
Tiffany Anna Taylor, 16, disappeared on July 12, 2015, after allegedly meeting Rodney Wayne Williams, 65, in Brisbane for a paid sexual liaison via the Oasis website.
The company went into voluntary administration last month after falling victim to the retail downturn which has destroyed more than a dozen Australian brands in the last three years.
The comedian, 26, said he is the butt of jokes which gives him a 'weird feeling'. Davidson was speaking with Charlamagne tha God in a new interview released on Monday.
A man, 52, and a woman, 21, were travelling in a white Fiat Punto in Chapel St Leonards, Lincolnshire, when the vehicle came off Tyler's Bridge at around 3.30pm yesterday.
Australians who buy too much takeaway food and apply for too many credit cards face being rejected for a home loan. Third-party agencies Experian and Equifax provide credit scores to lenders.
'Just who IS advising Harry and Meghan?'
Missing toddler Evelyn Boswell's grandmother, 42-year-old Angela Boswell, and her boyfriend waived extradition in a Wilkes County, North Carolina courtroom on Monday
A row has reportedly broken out as to who will foot the bill to keep Meghan Markle, Prince Harry and their son Archie safe as they continue to live in Canada.
Vigilantes have attacked the home Britain's 'worst mother' Karen Matthews shares with her convicted paedophile fiancée Paul Saunders in the South East of England.
Annabella Sciorra said that testifying against Harvey Weinstein was 'painful but necessary' in a statement after he was found not guilty of sexual assault charges regarding her in Manhattan, New ...
Prosecutors in LA said they are 'definitely proceeding' with additional charges separate from the New York trial. Lawyer Donna Rotunno said they would 'absolutely appeal' the NYC conviction.
The Cabinet Secretary's comments follow days of extraordinary briefings about relations between Priti Patel and Sir Philip Rutnam, who is permanent secretary at the Home Office.
The stock market experienced its largest one-day drop since early 2018. Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 3.56%, while healthcare stocks dropped 5.45%.
Furious passengers set to travel to Italian cities hit by the outbreak said they had been left in the lurch with no official safety advice.
The Institute of Public Affairs' communications director Evan Mulholland took to Twitter to slam the Victorian government, which will force the state's 79 councils to add a fourth recycling bin.
Today's market slide could just be the start of Italy's woes, with Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte warning the economic hit could be 'very strong'.
She is one of hundreds of Australians left out of pocket after the online flight booking company went into administration on Tuesday.
The boys - twins aged four and a nine-year-old boy - were found in a car park on Belmore Road, in Riverwood in Sydney's south-west, where temperatures hit 30C on Tuesday.
MSNBC host and political analyst Chris Matthews has apologized to Senator Bernie Sanders for using a Nazi analogy to describe his campaign following Sanders' victory in the Nevada caucuses.
In shocking footage posted to social media in December, Rob Vigors and Karen Ridge allegedly confronted their neighbour in Mildura, Victoria, about flying an Aboriginal flag.
Quaden Bayles the brave schoolboy who was bullied for his dwarfism has received a whole new wardrobe courtesy of Culture Kings, in Brisbane.
Questions about Bernie Sanders' health have lingered since he checked into a Las Vegas hospital with chest discomfort on October 1 last year and had two stents inserted after a heart attack.
More than 20,000 Australian drivers were told to stop driving their car immediately in 2018 because of the faulty Takata airbag - which can potentially fire shrapnel when deployed.
The Sydney rider posted a picture of her white motorbike to the Facebook group Bondi Local Loop and asked for advice.
As the spread of the deadly virus threatens to turn into an international pandemic, the federal sport minister has not ruled out withdrawing Australian athletes from the 2020 games in Japan.
Archie James Green was being towed behind a boat on an inflatable 'ski-biscuit' tube at the Prosser River in the state's east on Sunday afternoon when he was tossed onshore.
Train driver John Kennedy died alongside Sam Meintanis, a 49-year-old pilot from Castlemaine in regional Victoria, who was identified on Monday.
The Australian Securities Exchange lost another $50billion in the opening hour of trade. Coronavirus fears wiped $48billion from shares on Monday - which is likely to see losses of $100billion ov...
Students at Campbelltown Performing Arts School in Sydney's south-west were preparing for school photos when the structure came down about 10am on Monday.
Daycare worker Dionne Batrice Grills (pictured), 34, fronted the Cairns Magistrates Court on Tuesday charged with manslaughter over the tragic death of the toddler on February 18.
The harrowing conditions of a workshop and nearby shed in western Sydney where a man was allegedly tortured in November have been revealed after a breakthrough by police.
Naomi Seibt, a 19-year-old German YouTube 'influencer' claims to promote 'climate realism' over 'climate alarmism' on YouTube. She will be speaking at CPAC in Washington D.C. this week
By Colin PackhamSYDNEY, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Australia is under an "unprecedented" threat of foreign espionage and interference, one of the country's most...
For more than three decades Dreamworld's Thunder River Rapids was the theme park's most popular attraction.
Large cities in the Northeast United States, including New York, Philadelphia, and Boston, experienced well-below average levels of snowfall during this winter.
Late Hollywood producer Steven Bochco's French-style home is selling for $8.5million in Napa Valley, California. The home sits on an impressive 47 acres and overlooks rolling vineyards.
Inaugural Canberra Raiders coach Don Furner Sr has died at the age of 87, following a long battle with illness.
Harvey Weinstein, left, 67, started his day at a breakfast meeting at a hotel in NYC.It was due to end at New York's violence-plagued Rikers Island jail complex, right, before his hospital dash.
Crystal Tupou was attacked by Micah Santos in Auckland on November 22 2018, after he used a fake Facebook profile to invite her for lunch.
Charlie Younes, 45, has pleaded not guilty to murdering 18-year-old Steven Copo Horton in October 2013 at a house in Sydney's west that Steven and his mother had just moved into.
Mike Bloomberg (left) made the comments about Joseph (bottom inset) and Carlos Andrade (top inset) during a speech at a Manhattan business forum in March 2019.
Shamed Cosby, 82, right, called Weinstein's conviction 'a very sad day' in a statement Monday. Weinstein, 67, left, was found guilty of third degree rape and a criminal sexual act by a NYC jury M...
Two teenage girls walking to school in Fresno, California, were chased by 27-year-old Joshua Mankini while he was completely naked. Mankini escaped from a nearby group home on Friday.
Joe Biden tossed out red meat to Democratic voters in South Carolina Monday night, but, again, pumped the brakes on attacking Bernie Sanders head-on.
Foreign leaders appear to have scaled back their generosity when it comes to gifts given to President Trump, his family and top officials.
The flight booking company entered into voluntary administration on Friday removing both its website and Facebook page - leaving customers in the lurch.
The surge in popularity comes despite fears the mini-movie app is a magnet for paedophiles, amid concerns Australian children are being targeted online.
Nasty rumours questioning Quaden's age and the Bayles family have spread online, with well-known media figure Miranda Devine jumping on the toxic bandwagon.
Michael Center sobbed with his face in his hands after a federal judge in Boston declared he would spend time in prison for actions that undermined public's faith in the college admissions proces...
Joe Biden still leads in South Carolina, but Bernie Sanders is in spitting distance of the former vice president in a new poll from NBC News and the Marist Poll.
The leather artisan, who works for American leather goods store Rose Anvil, filmed himself slicing the iconic hand-made Australian boots down the middle.
The woman took to Facebook to express her outrage after she was overcharged at the supermarket self-service checkout at Coles in St Kilda on Saturday.
It comes after video of St Kevin's College pupils singing the same derogatory song on a Melbourne tram last year prompted outrage.
Grand Designs host Kevin McCloud has touted one Australian city as the perfect location for investors. He said Sydney and Melbourne had become too dense.
The 23-year-old woman was waiting for her bus at Blackburn Road, near the corner of Maggs Street in Victoria about 8.55am on January 27 when the man approached and sat beside her.
Dr Tim Steel, who leads the Department of Neurosurgery at St Vincent's Hospital in Darlinghurst, is accused of assaulting his wife, Emma, and damaging property during an alleged row.
Environment Secretary George Eustice has hinted that the UK would be open to discussions over imports of acid-washed meat, which could be pivotal to trade talks.
She wrote the personal column in the West Australian on Tuesday, a day after parliament reflected on the murder of Hannah Clarke and her three children.
Nine-month-old baby Eli was pulled from the wreckage after a collision between a ute and a truck just before 6pm on Sunday evening near Cambridge on New Zealand's north island.
At the weekend, the Sussexes released an extraordinary statement aimed squarely at the Queen's decision to refuse them the right to continue using the brand Sussex Royal.
The broadcaster teamed up with record label BMG to decide who will represent the UK at this year's competition, as leaving it to the public has resulted in a series of losses.
David Porter, an assistant section chief with the FBI's Foreign Influence Task Force, accused Russia of conducting operations aimed at spreading disinformation but didn't say if they prefer Trump...
Fuel duty in Britain has been kept at 57.95p per litre for petrol and diesel since 2011. MPs and motoring groups have warned an attempt to hit drivers on March 11 would be a mistake.
Equinor is axing planned oil exploration in the region for 'commercial reasons' after sustained pressure from activists, the company announced on Tuesday morning.
Western Australian chicken burger chain Chicken Treat are looking for two new tasters to help them bring their latest 'mystery burger' to the menu.
The Association of British Insurers suggests many savers are withdrawing money at an 'unsustainable rate', with almost £33billion cashed in.
A fire safety alarm was activated at Town Hall Station in Sydney shortly before 7.30am on Tuesday.
After the Disneyland trip for Quaden is paid for, the rest of the funds will be donated to charity.
Police in Germany have tonight searched the home of a driver who deliberately drove a car into crowds at a German Carnival parade on Monday afternoon.
TOM LEONARD: The movie mogul's conviction on two out of the five charges he faced came after a landmark three-week trial that was part circus and part freak show.
The nine-year-old was invited for a makeover at Nak Hair in Murarrie, east Brisbane after staff were moved by a video of him crying which went viral last week.
The red Ferrari 360 was pictured in a Brisbane car park with no sign of a disabled permit.
The research by Driver Safety Australia also found that 20 per cent of drivers under 26 had driven despite knowing their car had a safety issue.
As residents braced themselves for record levels of flooding in Britain today, they complained that they had been left to fend for themselves.
Australians quarantined in the Howard Springs camp in Darwin approached health staff asking for alcoholic drinks while waiting for their quarantine period to be over.
Daniel Parsons, from south-east Perth, was driving his girlfriend Kellie Walker to hospital three weeks ago when they were forced to pull off the main road to deliver their child.
Dr Stephen Peter Menzies Murray, 58, and nurse Helen Constant, 43, were sentenced in Rockhampton District Court on Tuesday for the offending which took place in October, 2018.
The New Zealand leader, 39, is meeting Prime Minister Scott Morrison this week for their annual trans-Tasman meeting and vowed to push even harder on the issue of deportations.
Britain's worst female paedophile Vanessa George has dyed her hair so she isn't recognised after being released from HMP Send in Surrey.
A staggering 94,342 people in the UK contacted Stop It Now! by phone or through its website in 2019, compared to 43,019 who used the service in 2018 - a 119 per cent increase.
After angrily denying claims that he had forced himself on women since the allegations became public in 2017, Weinstein now must wait until March 11 for his sentence on two counts.
Rowena Chiu, who was born and raised in the UK, revealed that she was one of Harvey Weinstein's victims; he had tried to rape her when she was a 24-year-old assistant at his London office.
Kate Fall reveals how, even though the Conservatives had won an unexpected majority in the 2015 General Election, the issue of Europe quickly began to divide David Cameron's key allies.
Brisbane's 'northside' versus 'southside' gang rivalry has seen two groups of youths compete for infamy on social media.
The bizarre home, which would look more suitable in the fictional town of Bedrock than suburban Auckland, New Zealand, was valued at $910,000 but failed to meet this at auction.
An Uber passenger who filmed himself taking the wheel of a taxi has been banned from the app - as New South Wales Police say they are searching for him.
Bernie Sanders' victory in Nevada was propelled by Latino voters who came out for the democratic socialist in force.
Dek Wilson took part in the IRONMAN 70.3 in Geelong on Sunday to raise awareness about PTSI, depression and suicide within emergency services.
A Hollywood super producer who catapulted young actresses to stardom, Harvey Weinstein was rarely spotted at an awards do, premiere or party without an A-lister by his side.
Melbourne's Caulfield Grammar School reportedly chose not to name the centre after Horton to protect its interests in China following his refusal to share the podium with Sun last year.
Parents across Australia have been urged to stop using the retailer's safety bed rail, which it has been selling for three years, amid fears the fabric could rip and suffocate the child.
Max Kingsley, 67, was preparing to close his shop, Sami's Place, in Fulham Rd, Townsville on Sunday night when the small boy approached the counter.
Quaden's model sister has message for his haters
The Democratic frontrunner defended the Communist regime as 'not all bad', telling Anderson Cooper 'it's unfair to simply say everything is bad'. He spoke out in an interview which aired Sunday.
Harvey Weinstein was made an honorary Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2004 for services to the film industry. MPs from all parties demanded that it be revoked.
Bernie Sanders issued harsh criticism to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Sunday, claiming the pro-Israel group provides an outlet for bigotry and anti-Palestinian sentiments.
Josh Reynolds' ex-girlfriend allegedly told a friend 'it's not a crime to fake a pregnancy' after coming up with a plan to trick the NRL star into thinking she miscarried.
Newburgh Councilman Omari Shakur was caught on police body camera footage launching a heated 20-minute tirade at officers on Tuesday after he was sitting in a car in the opposite lane of traffic.
Fans have expressed their admiration of Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, who offered a poignant portrait of her NBA superstar husband and their daughter at Monday's sold-out memorial service.
Alan Mauricio Huerta Cortés died of head and abdominal injuries Sunday in Mexico, after he crashed his car into a highway wall and was immediately ejected from it.
Destiney McDermitt, a 17-year-old junior at Hill McCloy High School in Michigan, wanted to write a speech about her mothers' 2015 same-sex marriage but was allegedly denied by her teacher.
Holly Grimet went to a Kroger store in Texas to pay for a mermaid-themed cake for her daughter Eva's eighth birthday on Saturday when she was told another mom had already paid for the treats.
'Women do not want to give up wearing high heels,' the designer said before 'The Exhibitionist', a retrospective of his 30-year career, opens in a Paris museum Wednesday.
CCTV footage captured the fight between the owner of the Falafel House restaurant and three customers at 3am on Sunday on Hindley Street in Adelaide.
Pete Buttigieg was trolled by 'Black Voters Matter' activists as he tried to march in support of giving fast food workers a $15 minimum wage while campaigning in Charleston.
Bailey Nielsen's grandfather says she came to Boise, Idaho, in support of a proposed gun law carrying a loaded AR-15 because she is someone who can handle the weapon responsibly.
Ina Meliesa Hassim was fired from her position with Malaysia Airlines in 2017 for being just one pound 'overweight'. The Industrial Court of Malaysia ruled in favour of the airline.
Celebrities including Harvey Weinstein accusers Rose McGowan and Ashley Judd are praising the 'brave' women who testified against the movie mogul following his conviction on Monday.
In a clip, filmed by ornithologist Nika Zubra, the Eurasian eagle-owl is seen waiting outside the window of a room in Moscow, Russia with a letter held in its beak.