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Shamed boxer who punched four women at child’s first birthday party facing jail

An ex-boxer is facing jail after punching four women in a frenzied attack at a child’s first birthday party last year. Shamed ex-sportsman Carl Huggins was warned by a judge in court on Friday (February 5) that he is at risk of facing jail time for his violent attacks. The 33-year-old, from York, is said […]

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‘Outrage’ as nurse turns up for shift hours after testing positive for Covid

A nurse turned up for work just hours after testing positive for coronavirus. Staff and patients are said to be outraged after the medic mentioned the news to a workmate. They told a colleague they had been confirmed as having the virus an hour into the shift. Hospital chiefs have been forced to taken urgent […]

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Moment dad-of-eight drives into his family’s home after row about clothes

This is the shocking moment a dad-of-eight deliberately drove into the front of his family’s home after an argument over clothes. Paul Palmer had split with the mother of his children when the rampage took place on September 12. Newcastle Crown Court heard there had been a disagreement over some clothes that he had left […]

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Coronavirus infections ‘doubling every nine days’ as cases surge across the UK

Coronavirus infections are doubling every nine days in the UK, a study has found. The Imperial College London study of 86,000 volunteers in England found infections were spiralling across the country,  as the second wave of the virus hits a "critical" stage It comes after the virus reproduction rate – known as R – was […]

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Dad who battered seven-week-old baby to death is jailed for just 15 years

A dad who battered his baby to death has been jailed for just 15 years after the horrific crime. Clint Nokes dropped his seven-week-old boy in the sink for crying then murdered the tot. The 22-year-old was sentenced on September 30 after admitting the murder before a court in Utah. He pleaded guilty to killing […]

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Russia’s Flying Spaghetti Monster chief arrested over ‘banned political party’

Russia's leader of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster has been arrested amid claims he's an opposition im-pasta. Mikhail Iosilevich, 43, faces up to six years in prison after pledging allegiance to a god made of spaghetti and meatballs. The head of the country's "pastafarians" won a legal battle for the right to pose […]

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Road-rage killer enjoys freedom and poses with Elvis impersonator at pub

Kenneth Noye, road-rage killer and gangster, has been spotted enjoying his freedom as he poses for photos with an Elvis impersonator at a pub. The photo of the 73-year-old, who was jailed for life, was in a collection of snaps posted online. Noye, who was imprisoned in 2000 for the 1996 stabbing of Stephen Cameron, […]

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Perfect night includes a curry, wine, 27 minutes of instagram and in bed by 11pm

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox The definitive perfect night in has been discovered following the study of thousands of adults commissioned by frozen foods supermarket Iceland. Following the study of 2,000 adults, it has been discovered the perfect time to clock off […]

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Rhys Jones’ dad says tragic son could have become Everton legend

Rhys Jones’ dad says his son would have ­become an Everton legend if his life had not been cut short. Steve Jones is convinced the 11-year-old – who was gunned down by gang member Sean Mercer in 2007 – could have been England’s answer to Brazil star Roberto Carlos thanks to his wand of a […]