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Pressure on police forces sees officers contemplating suicide, says senior detective



News June 22, 2017


The warning from Detective Inspector Warren Hines comes as the National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC) calls on the Government to increase police funding.In an exclusive interview, DI Hines, who heads up one of six murder squads in ...

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Islamic State make a last stand in Mosul's Old City amid intense fighting



News June 22, 2017


An unexpected lightning strike by Iraqi special forces brought them to within metres of the iconic Al Nouri mosque.We joined them as they moved forward into the Old City proper.Their incursion was as unexpected as it was dangerous...

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Forbes: Low interest rates no longer justified



News June 22, 2017


Kristin Forbes made her final speech as an external member of the Monetary Policy Committee on Thursday evening and questioned the need for "emergency" level interest rates.Speaking at the London Business School, she said: "The 'l...

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Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose endangered species protections



News June 22, 2017


The move means hunts will be allowed from July.Grizzlies have been protected since 1975, when there were just 136 bears in and around Yellowstone, across all continental US states except Alaska.The US Fish and Wildlife Service has...

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Hungry hackers stole $3k worth of snacks from CIA vending machines over several months



News June 22, 2017


A newly declassified report reveals that hackers managed to steal more than $3,300 of chocolate bars, crisps and other snacks from CIA vending machines in 2013.CIA vending machines work off cards which need to be topped up with fu...

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