Man Dies After Freak Lightning Hits Beachgoers

A 20-year-old man has died after lightning struck 14 people during thunderstorms that have swept through Southern California. The man was taken from Venice Beach in Los Angeles and pronounced dead at a hospital on Sunday afternoon, the Los Angeles' County Coroner said. A total of 13 people were treated after they were struck by lightning on Sunday afternoon at Venice Beach. Los Angeles...

dnes, 5:02
Lloyds Banking Group Fined £218m Over Libor Lloyds Banking Group Fined £218m Over Libor

Lloyds Banking Group has been fined £218m by UK and US regulators over manipulation of the Libor benchmark. The UK regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), fined Lloyds £105m. The US Commodities and Futures Trading Commission fined Lloyds £62m and the US Department of Justice penalty was £51m. The FCA fine was for serious Libor and other benchmark failings by Lloyds and the Bank of...

dnes, 14:03
Travel disruption amid flash floods

Hail and thunderstorms described as a "zombie apocalypse" has brought flash flooding and travel disruption to parts of Britain.

dnes, 10:59
Ready Steady Cook Burden dies at 45 Ready Steady Cook Burden dies at 45

Celebrity chef Ross Burden has died aged 45 after complications arising from his cancer treatment.

dnes, 11:03
Vietnam's taste for cat leaves pets in peril Vietnam's taste for cat leaves pets in peril

The enduring popularity of "little tiger" as a snack to accompany a beer in Vietnam means that cat owners live in constant fear of animal snatchers, despite an official ban.

dnes, 3:59
Islamic State jihadists open 'marriage bureau' Islamic State jihadists open 'marriage bureau'

The Islamic State, which advocates public stoning for adultery, has opened a "marriage bureau" for women who want to wed its fighters in territory they control in Syria and Iraq.

dnes, 15:34
Schoolgirl 'Beheads' Classmate In Japan Schoolgirl 'Beheads' Classmate In Japan

A 15-year-old Japanese schoolgirl is being held in police custody after she admitted murdering her classmate and dismembering her body. The teenager, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, was arrested on Sunday after the body of 15-year-old Aiwa Matsuo was discovered in the city of Sasebo, in Japan's southwestern Nagasaki Prefecture. According to Japan's Kyodo news agency,...

včera, 22:05
50m patients 'will be turned away' 50m patients 'will be turned away'

The number of times GP surgeries in England are forced to turn away patients for appointments next year will pass the 50 million mark, new research predicts.

dnes, 1:17
Tulisa: I Was Suicidal After Fake Sheikh Sting Tulisa: I Was Suicidal After Fake Sheikh Sting

Tulisa Contostavlos has revealed she was suicidal after a sting by The Sun on Sunday led to her being charged over drugs allegations. The former X Factor mentor saw her trial for brokering a drugs deal collapse last week when the judge said there were strong grounds to believe undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood - also known as the 'fake sheikh' - had lied at an earlier hearing....

dnes, 1:48
Parks to be protected from fracking Parks to be protected from fracking

National Parks in England will be protected from fracking unless there are "exceptional circumstances", ministers announced today.

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