Coastguard shares photos of 500lb bomb found on Formby Beach

The coastguard spent eleven hours on Formby Beach after a bomb was found earlier this week. Photos show the size of the 500lb military device which was discovered by a member of the public on Thursday evening. Police were called to the area at around 5.30pm and a cordon was put in place on Victoria […]

World condemns Myanmar crackdown as 18 peaceful protesters killed

World leaders have strongly condemned the bloodiest crackdown yet by Myanmar’s security forces against peaceful anti-coup demonstrators, in which at least 18 people were killed and dozens wounded in several cities across Myanmar, according to the United Nations’ human rights office. UN chief Antonio Guterres on Sunday led the chorus of international condemnation against the […]

Danny Smith’s road from wine bar thug to heart of the underworld

A notorious Liverpool thug went from brawling in local pubs to running with big time Liverpool drug dealers in a life of crime which landed him on a National Crime Agency watchlist. Daniel James Smith, 34, was included on the latest official ancillary orders register published by the National Crime Agency (NCA). The ancillary orders […]

Couple raffle off breathtaking £500K home for £5 a ticket

A couple are giving one lucky person the chance to win their half a million pound luxury farmhouse for just £5. David and Christine Jones told the ECHO the pandemic made them realise they needed to live closer to family. As a result, they’re now offering the chance to win their spectacular renovated stone farmhouse […]

Crisis deepens for Cuomo; AG wants to lead harassment probe

ALBANY, N.Y — The crisis enveloping New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo deepened Sunday as the state’s attorney general demanded he grant her the authority to investigate claims he sexually harassed at least two women who worked for him. Democrats statewide appeared to be abandoning Cuomo in large numbers as Attorney General Letitia James rejected two […]

NY governor asks for independent probe into harassment claims

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is facing calls to resign after two former aides accused him of sexual harassment. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has asked the US state’s attorney general and a senior judge to pick a lawyer to lead an independent investigation into recent sexual misconduct allegations against him. Cuomo, whose daily COVID-19 […]