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A machete-wielding attacker who hacked at a commuter on the London Underground in scenes likened to the Terminator film has been found guilty of attempted murder. Passengers toppled over each other as they fled through carriages when Ricky Morgan, 34, launched an unprovoked assault on businessman James Porritt, the trial had heard. Giving evidence, the victim, who suffered a severe injury to his hand and bone-deep cuts to his head and shin, said it was like a "horror movie" and the Arnold Schwarzenegger sci-fi film.
Witness was questioned about Depp’s future in franchises’ potential sixth film
A marble fragment of the Parthenon temple will be permanently returned to Athens from a museum in Italy, a significant move for Greece which has stepped up its campaign for the return of the sculptures from its most renowned ancient monument. The "Fagan fragment" is a 35-by-31-centimetre (12-by-14-inch) marble fragment showing the foot of the seated ancient Greek goddess Artemis. It was included in the collection of the 19th century British consul general to Sicily, Robert Fagan, a diplomat and archaeologist, before it was purchased by the Royal University of Palermo in 1820 from his widow after his death.
Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy's barristers are giving their closing speeches in the final showdown.
Shanghai announced its first new COVID-19 cases outside quarantined areas in five days on Friday and imposed stricter curbs in two districts, but did not signal any change to the planned end of a prolonged city-wide lockdown on June 1. But in a sign of the challenges of China's "zero COVID" policy - at odds with the resumption of normal life in the rest of the world - authorities in Shanghai's Qingpu said on Friday it had sealed off and disinfected several places and tested more than 250,000 residents after discovering three cases. Earlier on Friday, other Shanghai officials said steps in the gradual re-opening of Shanghai were going ahead, with suburban parks due to open from Sunday.
Politics scholar who put women’s education and voices at the centre of her work
New website lets you prank call Russian officials to protest war
Journalist known as the voice of the Palestinian conflict and an advocate for the people of Gaza and the West Bank
The long-running judge will not be back this series, but he leaves a legacy of memorable moments.
As young Swiss people move to the cities for jobs and opportunities, three brothers are determined to help sustain the economy of their small mountainous village by bottling up original liquors
MADRID (Reuters) -Former Spanish King Juan Carlos is due to land in Spain on Thursday for his first visit since he departed to Abu Dhabi in 2020 under a cloud of financial scandals that shook the Royal House. The former monarch is expected in the city of Vigo on Spain's northwest coast on Thursday evening and will then go to Sanxenxo, a nearby resort, to participate in a sailing regatta, Pedro Campos, a long-time friend, told state broadcaster TVE. Juan Carlos will stay at Campos's house during the visit.
Labour Chair Anneliese Dodds labels Downing street the "most fined location in the whole of the UK" and calls on Boris Johnson to take responsibility for the "sleaze and rule breaking" that's getting in the way of the them dealing with more crucial issues such as the cost of living crisis. .
Dead puppies were found in the freezer at two properties
David Chou has been charged with fatally shooting one person and injuring five others at a Taiwanese church in Laguna Woods
Clayton Hobby, 18, told police ‘guns are cool’ after he and his grandfather Kerry Schunk, 64, were arrested over the stash of ghost gun AR-15 rifles at their home
POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a missing teenage boy.
Boris Johnson confronted by journalist over Tory party's 'toxic culture'
Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of terror offences, Scotland Yard has said. A 17-year-old girl was arrested in east London on Friday under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000 and has been taken to a London police station. Both are being questioned as part of the same investigation into extreme Islamist ideology.
Earlier, the Russian defence ministry said 1,908 Ukrainian soldiers from Azovstal had "rendered themselves prisoner" since Monday.
The Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Heritage Skills Training Programme is being launched on Thursday.