A man from Walsall charged with planning to hire a hitman to kill his wife in California whilst he returned to the West Midlands for Christmas is due in court in America today.
Prosecutors have alleged William Wallace was involved in a custody battle over the couple's children.
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The threat level has been raised to critical by MI5's Counter-Terrorism Analysis Centre.
Mostly cloudy tonight. Brighter with warm sunny spells tomorrow.
Another dry day with sunny periods, becoming locally very warm.