Listen to the panicked emergency call made by an airport worker as he realises he's trapped in the hold of a plane mid-air.Read the full story ›
Former New England Patriots player Hernandez, 25, guilty in the first of two murder trials facing him this year.Read the full story ›
The 74-year-old was hanging decorations on the grave for Easter when the freak accident happened, according to local authorities.Read the full story ›
The wife of a British man who has been behind bars in America for 27 years for a double murder told Daybreak she remained hopeful her husband would be released soon.
Marita Maharaj has supported her husband Krishna ever since he was found guilty of killing Derrick Moo Young and his son Duane in 1987 and sentenced to death.
The businessman's death sentence was subsequently overturned but he has spent the last 27 years behind bars in Florida.
Marita is now hopeful her husband could be released as new evidence linking a Colombian drug cartel to the Miami murders has emerged.
A Texas restaurant owner is selling his business to pay for the medical costs of a 19-year-old employee suffering from a brain tumour.Read the full story ›
President Obama has welcomed a US Supreme Court decision to make married gay men and women eligible for federal benefits, whilst stressing the ruling does not change the way religious institutions define marriage. In a written statement, he said:
We are a people who declared that we are all created equal, and the love we commit to one another must be equal as well.
The US president said the ruling applies only to civil marriages and that how religious institutions define and consecrate marriages has always been up to those institutions.
Announcing the decision to ban anti-Muslim activists Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer from entering the UK, the Home Office said:
We can confirm that Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer are subject to an exclusion decision.
The Home Secretary will seek to exclude an individual if she considers that his or her presence in the UK is not conducive to the public good.
We condemn all those whose behaviours and views run counter to our shared values and will not stand for extremism in any form.
Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer, American political activists who co-founded the anti-Muslim group Stop Islamization of America, have been banned from entering the UK, the Home Office said.
A university in Wisconsin is keeping students indoors as they investigate a report of a man with a gun, the Associated Press report.
Carroll University sent a text message alert to students, and informed local police who are now attending the campus.
The university has approximately 3,500 students and is close to Milwaukee.