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The lawsuit, which was filed on Wednesday by Scott MacIntyre, alleges that the politician was behind an assault in a Toronto jail in March 2012
Drinks giant announced plans to cut costs by £200m as Chinese sales decline
Suspect stabbed his friend to death after victim insisted prose was superior as literary genre
Police searching for missing Megan Roberts have said the most probable scenario is that she "entered the river" while "heavily affected by alcohol".
The government's argument for deterrence is fatuous. To assume that those given to alcohol, cigarettes and drugs will stop should the cost be high enough is absurd
A shopping spree really does make you happy, says new research
Terry Kirby selects the best bottles to buy
For all the cuddly Thomas the Tank Engine nostalgia that surrounds Britain's railway history, it should never be forgotten that this was the story of capitalism in the raw. In the 19th century, fortunes were made but more typically lost and the winners were only too keen to signal their grand ambitions to the world.
It’s a tough life at the House of Commons. Aperitifs are in short supply, the Cajun food is poor and there is a dearth of ‘fresh game’ on the lunchtime menu.
Burglary and murders are down again, but what’s driving this 20-year drop in offences?
A nine-hour disturbance at a private prison run by controversial operator G4S has been described as a “full scale riot”. An unnamed member of the so-called Tornado squads sent in to quell the violence at HMP Oakwood near Wolverhampton earlier this month has claimed that inmates set tripwires and threatened officers as they were leaving a wing strewn with debris, including iron bars.
According to law enforcement sources, the pop star was taken into custody for his involvement in an incident in Miami Beach
Toronto’s illustrious mayor was captured on camera putting on a bizarre patois monologue for customers at the eatery in the Canadian city
Wetherspoon has opened its first pub along the M40, causing controversy as road-safety advocates cite concerns about promoting drink driving
A liver transplant patient turned up to her operation appointment at a German hospital with a bottle of vodka in her bag, a court has heard.
Students in Lancaster could potentially have faced heavy fines if they are seen to be drunk at one of their most popular campus bars.