The remaining candidates now go through to the second round, with former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson remaining the favourite to win and become leader of the Conservative Party.
A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of the "truly shocking murder" of an 18-year-old man whose body was found in a wooded area.
Newlyweds Caroline Bittencourt and Jorge Sestini were sailing off the coast of Brazil on Monday afternoon when their trip took a terrible turn for the worst.
The report by former FBI boss Robert Mueller looking into whether the Trump camp colluded with Russia to interfere with the result of the presidential election was released today. A heavily redacted version of the Mueller report was made public this afternoon, concluding there was no criminal conspiracy
Nigel Farage launched ‘The Brexit Party’ today in response to the government’s failure to deliver the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. Mr Farage will lead the new party into the European Parliamentary elections next month, unless Theresa May manages to agree a Brexit deal before then. At the launch event
Julian Assange’s mother has railed against Theresa May over the 'thuggish, unlawful arrest' of her son. Christine Assange also attacked Ecuador’s president and the judge who branded the WikiLeaks founder a “narcissist” in a stream of tweets demanding her son is released.
Brexiteer Conservatives made it clear today they are furious over Theresa May’s decision to delay Brexit as far as October 31. The Prime Minister announced in the early hours of Thursday morning she had agreed with the EU to push back the UK’s withdrawal once again to allow time for Parliament to approve
This is the moment a vehicle owner bravely fought back against knife-wielding thugs after being stabbed in a terrifying carjacking attempt on his doorstep.
A British mother has been arrested and faces two years in a Dubai jail for calling her ex-husband’s new wife a 'horse' on Facebook two years ago, campaigners say.
His victim has said the knowledge Ahmed remains in the UK, even in custody, has shaken her confidence.
Georgina Challen, known as Sally, said she killed 61-year-old husband Richard after years of being controlled and humiliated by him. The decision to grant Ms Challen bail and hold a retrial came after judges said the original decision was undermined by evidence from a psychiatrist who said Challen was
Judge Nicholas Wood, sentencing at Isleworth Crown Court, told Simone Burns: 'The experience of a drunk and irrational person in the confines of an aircraft is frightening.'