As voting got under way, some people in Barnet experienced difficulties with registration and voters were asked to "return to their polling station later if possible". A spokesman said: "We are advising people who were unable to vote this morning to return again before the polling stations close if at all possible. David Cameron arrived with his wife, Samantha, at a Westminster polling station to cast his vote and Jeremy Corbyn arrived at an Islington primary school to cast his vote.
The animal had only been at Dartmoor Zoological Park for a day before he made his escape.
The British star said the incident involving a fellow actor – who she did not name – happened after the birth of her first child when she was married.
After writing about the Scrubba wash bag — a bag that claims to wash your clothes as well as a washing machine in as little as three minutes — and testing it during a Facebook live video, my editor suggested I take it home to use on my real dirty clothes. Essentially, you add your dirty clothes, water, and detergent, then you fold up the bag, clip it closed, and release the excess air.
Police say there are multiple victims after separate shootings in downtown Austin, Texas. At least one of the shootings is understood to have happened outside Friends bar on East 6th Street as people were heading home in the early hours. About half an hour later, police said there had been "separate shootings within the same area" but that both scenes had been secured.
Police are asking people to stay away from the downtown area.
Jeremy Corbyn has warned rebel MPs who are reportedly considering to split the party and launch a legal bid for the Labour Party name to "think on and think again".
Coronation Street die-hards can sleep easy in their beds tonight, after Jane Danson – who plays fan favourite Leanne Battersby – finally laid to rest the rumours surrounding her ‘departure’. Jane, who’s been in Coronation Street on-and-off since 1997 (!) told fans that she would NOT be leaving the show this year. Rumours have been circulating that several characters are set to face the axe as new boss, Kate Oates, started making changes – including upping the number of episodes from next year.
Muslims have refused to bury one of the terrorists who murdered a Catholic priest as he celebrated Mass. Community leaders in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray said they did not want to "taint" Islam by having any association with Adel Kermiche, the 19-year-old jihadist who killed Fr Jacques Hamel in his hometown in northern France. Mohammed Karabila, president of the local Muslim cultural association and imam of one of the town's mosques, told Le Parisien: "We're not going to taint Islam with this person.
The 45-year-old’s cancer diagnosis was publicly revealed in a lawsuit filed against her former business managers last year.
The Duchess of Cambridge’s sister and brother scaled the 14,692ft mountain to raise money for the Michael Matthews Foundation.
The entire fleet of the Royal Navy's most advanced warships are currently in port and not on operations, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed. A source told Sky News that the ships had either "just got back from operations, are about to go on operations, or are having planned maintenance done". "There is maintenance, software upgrades and of course the sailors' leave.
Donald Trump hit back at accusations from the father of a slain Muslim soldier that the billionaire has "sacrificed nothing" for his country on Saturday, saying he had employed thousands of people.
Over the years, Grant Mitchell has been involved in some of EastEnders’ classic storylines, including his fraught marriages.
Police Scotland said an estimated 2,500 to 3,000 people had gathered in George Square at the end of the route.
Unemployment in Spain is dropping, even if at 20 percent it still remains the second highest rate in the eurozone after Greece
By Jens Hack and Paul Carrel MUNICH/BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavaria's premier, whose state bore the brunt of recent attacks in Germany, took aim at Chancellor Angela Merkel's open-door refugee policy on Saturday by rejecting her "we can do this" mantra. The comments from Horst Seehofer, whose Christian Social Union is the Bavarian sister party of Merkel's conservatives, exacerbate the chancellor's difficulty in standing by a policy that her critics have blamed for the attacks and which risks undermining her popularity before federal elections next year. Five attacks in Germany since July 18 have left 15 people dead, including four assailants, and dozens injured.
A man killed his two sisters on the eve of their weddings in Pakistan's central Punjab province, police said Saturday, in the latest case of so-called "honour" killings in the country.
A planned multi-billion-dollar new city near Singapore is attracting interest from investors but there are questions over its future owing to China's economic woes and warnings of environmental catastrophe...
A daredevil skydiver on Saturday became the first to jump from a height of 25,000 feet (7,620 meters) without a parachute, landing in a net in southern California, a spokesman said. Luke Aikins, 42, who has 18,000 jumps under his belt, completed the jump in Simi Valley just west of Los Angeles, landing in a net measuring 100 feet by 100 feet (30 meters by 30 meters) in a feat broadcast on Fox. "Aikins' leap represents the culmination of a 26-year career that will set a personal and world record for the highest jump without a parachute or wing suit," his spokesman Justin Aclin said in an email.
Jeremy Corbyn has warned rebel MPs who are reportedly considering to split the party and launch a legal bid for the Labour Party name to "think on and think again". The embattled leader said dissidents who may attempt to challenge the existence of Labour if Owen Smith loses September's leadership contest must realise "there's no alternative and there's no other party". :: What Are Rebel MPs' Options?
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The French tourism sector has been struggling for months, not least since the November 13 attacks in and around Paris which claimed 130 lives
Former BHS boss Sir Philip Green has accused an MP of turning a parliamentary inquiry on the collapse of the company into "little more than a kangaroo court". In a furious letter to Frank Field, who chairs the work and pensions committee, the business tycoon said the MP's allegations of theft amounted to bullying and political grandstanding. Sir Philip described Mr Field's remarks in The Times, where he suggested the entrepreneur doesn't have the money to plug the retailer's £600m-plus pension deficit, as a "step too far".
Jessica Wright is coming back to TOWIE! Jess quit the show back in February, telling fans that”After five amazing years it is time for me to step away” - but it seems like that plan’s gone to pot, and she’s going to be back on our screens before you know it. A source close to Jess said: “She’s only back for a cameo as her and Bobby have the same type of dog.
Severe flooding hit Ellicott City, Maryland, on Saturday, July 30, trapping vehicles and damaging homes and businesses. Authorities evacuated people from flooded areas on the Main Street and relocated them to the Roger Carter Community Center. Forecasters issued a flash flood warning for parts of Baltimore, Howard, Montgomery, Anne Arundel Counties and recorded six inches of rain in Ellicott City. Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman declared a state of emergency on Saturday evening in Howard County, where Ellicott City is. Credit: Fatima McArthur
Many Islamic State leaders have fled Mosul with their families towards Syria ahead of a planned offensive by U.S.-backed Iraqi forces on the city, Iraq's defence minister said on Saturday. Khaled al-Obeidi said he had intelligence of increasing conflict, especially over financial issues, among ultra-hardline militants of the group known as Daesh in Arabic by its enemies. "Many Daesh families and leaders in Mosul have sold their property and sneaked out towards Syria, and a segment even tried to sneak out towards (Iraq's Kurdish) region", he said in an interview on state television.