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Thousands Of Women Duped By Pyramid Scheme

Thousands Of Women Duped By Pyramid Scheme

Nine women have been found guilty for their role in a pyramid scheme which saw thousands of women lose at least £3,000 each.

Patient Dies In Hospital Ambulance Queue

Patient Dies In Hospital Ambulance Queue

An investigation has been launched after a woman died in an ambulance queuing outside a hospital.

Pregnant Kate Too Ill For Official Malta Trip

Pregnant Kate Too Ill For Official Malta Trip

The Duchess of Cambridge will not travel to Malta for her first official solo overseas visit because of acute morning sickness.

CCTV Shows Missing Student Being Followed

CCTV Shows Missing Student Being Followed

Police are studying video footage that shows a missing student being followed shortly after she was last seen by friends in Virgin…

Alice Gross Suspect 'Is Convicted Murderer'

Alice Gross Suspect 'Is Convicted Murderer'

A builder that police are looking for in connection with the disappearance of Alice Gross has a murder conviction in his native co…

Rush To Beat Vacuum Ban Drives Shop Sales Up

Rush To Beat Vacuum Ban Drives Shop Sales Up

A rush to buy high-powered vacuum cleaners to beat an EU ban helped push UK retail sales higher in August.

Scotland: Keep Up With Events As They Unfold

Scotland: Keep Up With Events As They Unfold

Polls have opened in Scotland but what next? Here is the timetable of what to expect over the next 24 hours and where you can find…

Thai Murders: Police Say DNA Does Not Match

Thai Murders: Police Say DNA Does Not Match

Preliminary tests have indicated that DNA found on the body of Hannah Witheridge does not match DNA from David Miller, Thai police…

IS Planned Beheading In Australia, PM Says

IS Planned Beheading In Australia, PM Says

Fears supporters of Islamic State were planning to kidnap a random person and carry out a "demonstration killing" prompted Austral…

Woman Executed Over Starving To Death Of Child

Woman Executed Over Starving To Death Of Child

A woman convicted over the death of her girlfriend's nine-year-old son - who was starved and tortured a decade ago - has been exec…

Toronto Mayor Has 'Rare And Difficult' Cancer

Toronto Mayor Has 'Rare And Difficult' Cancer

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is suffering from a rare and difficult cancer that will require aggressive chemotherapy, his doctor has con…

Decision Day For Scotland: Voters Go To Polls

Decision Day For Scotland: Voters Go To Polls

People in Scotland have begun voting on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation.

'Thinspiration' Fears Over Eating Disorder Rise

'Thinspiration' Fears Over Eating Disorder Rise

Sky News has learned the number of hospital admissions for eating disorders in England have increased by nearly 25% over the past …

Support For Brit Questioned Over Thai Murders

Support For Brit Questioned Over Thai Murders

People should not "jump to conclusions", according to a close friend of the British man who has been questioned by police about th…

Home Of Golf Set To Lift Ban On Women

Home Of Golf Set To Lift Ban On Women

The home of golf is on the brink of historic change, with the all-male members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club expected to vote…

Scottish Referendum: Salmond Has Last Word

Scottish Referendum: Salmond Has Last Word

Alex Salmond has issued a final rallying call to voters to back independence ahead of Thursday's referendum which could see Scotla…

British Muslims Plea For 'Mercy' For UK Hostage

British Muslims Plea For 'Mercy' For UK Hostage

British Muslim leaders have united to call for the Islamic State extremist group to release the UK hostage Alan Henning.

School Cops To Give Up Grenade Launchers

School Cops To Give Up Grenade Launchers

A Los Angeles school district says it will return three grenade launchers it received under a federal programme that hands down su…

Drunk As A Skunk: Animal Gets Stuck In Beer Can

Drunk As A Skunk: Animal Gets Stuck In Beer Can

A skunk found with a beer can stuck on its head outside a fraternity house in Ohio has been rescued.

Woman Scheduled To Die By Lethal Injection

Woman Scheduled To Die By Lethal Injection

Attorneys for a 38-year-old woman set to die by lethal injection have made a last-ditch appeal to the US Supreme Court to stay her…

Obama Again Rules Out Iraq Combat Role For US

Obama Again Rules Out Iraq Combat Role For US

President Barack Obama has made clear once more there will be no US combat troops in Iraq, a day after his top general raised that…

Men Arrested After Falling From Lorry On M6

Men Arrested After Falling From Lorry On M6

Three men have been arrested on the M6 after a witness described seeing them fall from underneath a lorry.

Fireball Was Russian Spy Satellite, Experts Say

Fireball Was Russian Spy Satellite, Experts Say

Military experts believe a mystery object spotted streaking across the sky over the US was a Russian spy satellite.

Dave Lee Travis A 'Perfect Gentleman'

Dave Lee Travis A 'Perfect Gentleman'

Dave Lee Travis is not the "sleazy, predatory opportunist" his trial has accused him of being, according to his defence barrister.

Brown Urges Scottish 'Patriots' To Vote 'No'

Brown Urges Scottish 'Patriots' To Vote 'No'

Gordon Brown has issued a final rallying cry for the No campaign, urging voters to tell nationalists to keep their hands off Scotl…

Migrant Shipwreck Dead May Have Been Murdered

Migrant Shipwreck Dead May Have Been Murdered

People traffickers deliberately wrecked a boat that sank in the Mediterranean with 500 migrants feared dead, survivors have claime…

Ryan Gosling And Eva Mendes Have Baby Girl

Ryan Gosling And Eva Mendes Have Baby Girl

Actors Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have become parents for the first time, but kept the birth secret for almost a week.

New Year Revellers Face London Fireworks Charge

New Year Revellers Face London Fireworks Charge

People wanting to watch this year's New Year's Eve fireworks display in the heart of London will have to pay £10 for a ticket.

American Arrested On Swim To See Kim Jong-Un

American Arrested On Swim To See Kim Jong-Un

An American man has been arrested by South Korean border guards after trying to swim to North Korea to meet the reclusive state's …

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