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Arizona senate candidate Joe Arpaio says Barack Obama's birth certificate is 'phoney' 11 Jan 6:02pm Arizona senate candidate Joe Arpaio says Barack Obama's birth certificate is 'phoney'
The Independent
'Anytime you want to come down, we'll be glad to show you the evidence,' Mr Arpaio says
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Queen's bra-fitter loses royal warrant after book upsets Buckingham Palace 11 Jan 5:54pm Queen's bra-fitter loses royal warrant after book upsets Buckingham Palace
The Independent
Rigby & Peller has its warrant withdrawn following autobiography
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11 Jan 5:37pm Iran sanctions: Trump official says he expects new penalties to be imposed on regime
The Independent
President Donald Trump is making a decision on whether to extend sanctions relief agreed to under the nuclear deal
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11 Jan 5:14pm Teenager dies after catching flu virus
BBC
Tributes are paid to an 18-year-old woman who died in hospital a week after taking ill.
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Labour should publish its gender pay gap, says shadow equalities minister 11 Jan 4:47pm Labour should publish its gender pay gap, says shadow equalities minister
The Independent
Dawn Butler also said the party is currently setting up an LGBT+ advisory board that will help to shape Labour policy
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Tory peer repeats phrase 'f***ing Tory c***s' during Lords debate 11 Jan 3:50pm Tory peer repeats phrase 'f***ing Tory c***s' during Lords debate
The Independent
Believed to be the first use of the c-word in the upper chamber
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11 Jan 2:42pm Dominic Chappell: Former BHS owner found guilty following pension scandal
The Independent
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has been found guilty of failing to provide information about the state of a pension fund after the high street retailer collapsed in 2016.
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Donald Trump accused of fabricating praise after claiming to receive letters from TV hosts 11 Jan 2:22pm Donald Trump accused of fabricating praise after claiming to receive letters from TV hosts
The Independent
White House has not yet produced letters Trump claimed to receive
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11 Jan 2:14pm Brexit: Second referendum speculation mounts after Nigel Farage lights fuse
The Independent
Remainers expected to use his comments as an opening for a new discussion on a second Brexit referendum
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Carillion share price collapse sparks fears Government could be left with cost of NHS contracts 11 Jan 1:41pm Carillion share price collapse sparks fears Government could be left with cost of NHS contracts
The Independent
Carillion has seen its share price plummet from 230p a year ago to less than 20p today
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Barry Bennell trial latest: Football coach had 'power hold' over boys 11 Jan 1:21pm Barry Bennell trial latest: Football coach had 'power hold' over boys
The Independent
'He would make you feel like you stood out, like you were different, like you were special', witness says
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Norwich City sends girl handwritten note after she misses match that clashed with first sleepover 11 Jan 1:14pm Norwich City sends girl handwritten note after she misses match that clashed with first sleepover
The Independent
'Sophie was chuffed to bits. She took it straight to school the next day to show her teachers'
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11 Jan 1:08pm Dramatic video shows California flash flood rushing towards people in car
The Independent
The footage captured by Marco Farrell shows a deluge of muddy brown water crashing down the street and into his home
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Japanese Yakuza boss arrested in Thailand after police identify him by his tattoos 11 Jan 12:55pm Japanese Yakuza boss arrested in Thailand after police identify him by his tattoos
The Independent
74-year-old Shigeharu Shirai had been on the run for 14 years when photos of him playing checkers at an outdoor table were posted to Facebook
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Bizarre deep-sea creatures wash up on Scottish beach 11 Jan 12:28pm Bizarre deep-sea creatures wash up on Scottish beach
The Independent
Haul includes chimaera, fangtooth and viperfish
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Woman wearing only gown and socks filmed sobbing outside hospital in cold after being discharged 11 Jan 12:04pm Woman wearing only gown and socks filmed sobbing outside hospital in cold after being discharged
The Independent
A man filmed her, helped her to sit down, and got her medical attention even though she had just been discharged
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11 Jan 12:03pm Marilyn Monroe: Mourners at her funeral were to also blame for her death, claimed unpublished Arthur Miller essay
The Independent
Miller wrote an explanation of why he didn't attend ex-wife Marilyn's funeral: 'let the public mourners finish the mockery. Most of them there destroyed her'
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11 Jan 11:24am Chris Williamson: Corbyn ally quits Labour frontbench as shadow fire minister
The Independent
Derby North MP attracted controversy for calling for council tax hikes for wealthy homes
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11 Jan 11:08am Number of white people accepted at universities drops despite overall rise in UK students
The Independent
Experts call for national debate about 'culture and ambition in white working class families' after figures show rise in university admissions for all ethnic groups except white people
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11 Jan 10:50am Momentum: Corbyn supporting group plans to launch new network for young members
The Independent
It comes after reports the organisation demanded the passwords to social media accounts linked to an unofficial group called Momentum Youth and Students
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11 Jan 10:33am Walmart raises minimum hourly wage to $11 and offers cash bonuses on back of US tax reform
The Independent
The US retailer will offer a one-time cash bonus of $1,000, but only to those who have worked at the grocery store for at least 20 years
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Geoff Bowen dead: Dragon's Den entrepreneur and wine merchant dies of brain tumour aged 53 11 Jan 9:57am Geoff Bowen dead: Dragon's Den entrepreneur and wine merchant dies of brain tumour aged 53
The Independent
Environmental consultant won £60,000 from investor Duncan Bannatyne on hit BBC show to expand Pebblebed Vineyard passion project
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11 Jan 9:52am John Worboys: Lawyers urge CPS to reassess 93 allegations against convicted rapist
The Independent
Lawyers have called for 93 allegations against John Worboys, the black cab sex attacker, to be reassessed.
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11 Jan 9:17am Flu cases: Surge in hospital admissions
BBC
Hospitals in England are seeing very high rates of patients with flu, according to Public Health England.
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Warren Buffett says bitcoin 'definitely will come to a bad ending' 11 Jan 9:06am Warren Buffett says bitcoin 'definitely will come to a bad ending'
The Independent
'We don't own any; we're not short any... We'll never have a position in them'
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11 Jan 9:06am Brexit: Leave campaign chief backs second EU referendum, saying it is 'the only option'
The Independent
Arron Banks, the co-founder of the Leave.EU campaign, has backed Nigel Farage's suggestion that there should be a second referendum on Britain's withdrawal from the EU - saying it is "the only option".
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Zainab Ansari killing: What has the reaction been in Pakistan and why have the protests turned violent? 11 Jan 8:26am Zainab Ansari killing: What has the reaction been in Pakistan and why have the protests turned violent?
The Independent
Police said eight girls have been sexually assaulted in the region in recent months, as public outrage grows over perceived inaction of authorities
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11 Jan 8:10am Donald Trump claims US sold Norway 'F-52' aircraft that doesn't exist
The Independent
US President cites fictional jet from video game Call of Duty sparking widespread confusion
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Marriott Hotels attacked for suggesting Tibet is an independent nation 11 Jan 7:35am Marriott Hotels attacked for suggesting Tibet is an independent nation
The Independent
Marriott also indicated Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau were separate countries
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11 Jan 7:21am Landlords planning to sell property hits 10-year high because of tax changes, research finds
The Independent
The Government has unveiled a series of policies to curb buy-to-let activity in the private rented sector
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11 Jan 6:42am Two teenagers arrested after shopkeeper killed for refusing to sell cigarette papers
The Independent
Two more teenagers have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a shopkeeper who was attacked after refusing to sell cigarette papers to a group of teenage boys.
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EU wants to spend €1bn on supercomputers 11 Jan 6:35am EU wants to spend €1bn on supercomputers
The Independent
Commission says Europe is lagging behind, with no machines in the world's top 10
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11 Jan 5:43am Germany considers mandatory concentration camp tours for new immigrants to eradicate anti-Semitism
The Independent
Influential Central Council of Jews and World Jewish Congress both give backing to Berlin politician Sawsan Chebli's proposal to tackle hateful attitudes among new arrivals to country
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Dog walker in shock after having finger bitten off by wild boar 11 Jan 5:37am Dog walker in shock after having finger bitten off by wild boar
The Independent
*Warning - story contains graphic image* Feral pig mauls Clive Lilley, 53, during morning stroll with Labrador near Forest of Dean
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11 Jan 5:36am S***ty Media Men list: Moira Donegan claims she is the creator of the controversial document
The Independent
'I was naïve because I thought the focus would be on the behaviour described in the document, rather than on the document itself,' says former editor at The New Republic
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Stockport woman accused of murder after garden body find 11 Jan 5:11am Stockport woman accused of murder after garden body find
BBC
Barbara Coombes is due before magistrates after remains thought to be of her father were found.
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11 Jan 4:52am A&E waiting hits worst level ever
BBC
NHS chiefs say care is being compromised as staff struggle to cope on unsafe and over-crowded wards.
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Environment strategy aims to stop needless plastic waste 11 Jan 4:35am Environment strategy aims to stop needless plastic waste
BBC
Theresa May is launching a 25-year environmental plan, but green groups say it has no legal force.
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M&S sees Christmas food sales fall 11 Jan 4:10am M&S sees Christmas food sales fall
BBC
Marks and Spencer reported a "mixed quarter", while supermarket Tesco boasted record festive trade.
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11 Jan 4:04am Stockport woman accused of murder after garden body find
BBC
Barbara Coombes is due before magistrates after human remains thought to be of her father were found.
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11 Jan 4:00am Gorbachev: His Life and Times by William Taubman review – the mysteries remain
The Guardian
A phenomenally researched life of the man who did more than any other to change Europe and the world in the last half of the 20th centuryIf Russia is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma, the same holds true for its most famous living citizen,
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11 Jan 2:04am Kazuyoshi Miura: Japanese striker signs new deal at 50
BBC
Striker Kazuyoshi Miura, who turns 51 next month, signs a new contract with Japanese second division club Yokohama FC.
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Hobart International: Heather Watson beats Donna Vekic to reach semi-finals 11 Jan 1:55am Hobart International: Heather Watson beats Donna Vekic to reach semi-finals
BBC
British number two Heather Watson beats world number 55 Donna Vekic to reach the semi-finals of the Hobart International.
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11 Jan 1:41am CES 2018: Longer-lasting gadgets showcased
BBC
A smattering of gadgets show off at the tech show promise better battery life than we're used to.
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11 Jan 1:28am Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson to raise case at summit
BBC
The foreign secretary will discuss Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe with his Iranian counterpart at a summit.
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Families return to mudslide-hit homes 11 Jan 12:37am Families return to mudslide-hit homes
BBC
Residents of the hillside community went back to their homes to salvage pets and belongings.
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11 Jan 12:19am South Korea announces Bitcoin ban plan
BBC
Government cryptocurrency concerns include tax evasion and people developing gambling addictions
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CES 2018: Longer-lasting gadgets showcased 11 Jan 12:14am CES 2018: Longer-lasting gadgets showcased
BBC
A smattering of gadgets show off at the tech show promise better battery life than we're used to.
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Julie Bishop in balancing act after colleague criticises China’s Pacific aid 11 Jan 12:10am Julie Bishop in balancing act after colleague criticises China’s Pacific aid
The Guardian
Foreign minister careful not to disagree with spirit of Fierravanti-Wells’s point while moving to calm a heated situation Australia’s foreign minister, Julie Bishop, has attempted to walk back criticism of China’s Pacific aid program by one of her ministerial colleagues, after Beijing labelled Concetta Fierravanti-Wells’s intervention as “nothing but irresponsible”. In her first statement since Fierravanti-Wells, the international development minister, criticised China for building “white elephant” infrastructure projects in Pacific nations, Bishop was careful not to disagree with the spirit of her colleague’s point.
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Tunisia hit by new anti-austerity protests 10 Jan 11:41pm Tunisia hit by new anti-austerity protests
BBC
Police use teargas against large crowds demonstrating against price rises affecting basic goods.
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CES 2018: Sticky note printer created for technophobe mother 10 Jan 11:24pm CES 2018: Sticky note printer created for technophobe mother
BBC
An inventor creates a machine that churns out retro-style coloured notes for his far-off mother.
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10 Jan 10:35pm Rigby & Peller loses royal support after 57 years
Daily Mail
Upmarket underwear company Rigby & Peller, which supplied lingerie to the Queen, has had its royal warrant scrapped after former owner June Kenton revealed details of the Queen's bra fittings.
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CES 2018: Willow and Freemie breast pumps offer mums freedom 10 Jan 10:25pm CES 2018: Willow and Freemie breast pumps offer mums freedom
BBC
The battery-powered devices are designed to be worn more discreetly than traditional pumps.
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson to raise case at summit 10 Jan 9:03pm Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson to raise case at summit
BBC
Foreign secretary set to discuss Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe with his Iranian counterpart at a summit.
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10 Jan 9:01pm YouTube cuts ties with vlogger over Japan suicide video
BBC
Logan Paul loses business deals after posting a video showing an apparent suicide victim in Japan.
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10 Jan 8:35pm Switzerland rules lobsters must be stunned before boiling
The Guardian
Government bans the practice of plunging live lobsters into boiling water amid fears the animals can feel pain The Swiss government has ordered an end to the common culinary practice of throwing lobsters into boiling water while they are still alive, ruling that they must be knocked out before they are killed.
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Plastic bag charge: Where does the money go? 10 Jan 8:21pm Plastic bag charge: Where does the money go?
BBC
What happens to the money raised from the 5p plastic bag charge?
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Car share: Driving away depression 10 Jan 8:17pm Car share: Driving away depression
BBC
Like Minds: The little yellow car that's tackling depression.
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10 Jan 8:17pm Gig Buddies helps people with learning difficulties to go out
BBC
A charity pairs people with learning difficulties, who feel daunted by going to gigs, with volunteers.
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10 Jan 7:32pm It takes two to tango over Brexit, Hammond tells EU
BBC
The EU must end its "relative silence" about what post-Brexit relationship it wants, chancellor says.
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California mudslides death toll rises with 13 still missing 10 Jan 7:11pm California mudslides death toll rises with 13 still missing
BBC
Rescuers are scouring the rubble of more than 100 destroyed homes following the devastating deluge.
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