An ex-boyfriend has been convicted of assaulting his former girlfriend and forcing her to walk naked through the streets of New York while he filmed it.
Star Wars' Mark Hamill has revealed that he trained for a year for his return to the films despite his appearance lasting under a minute.
Morrisons supermarket is giving away 200,000 free oranges today in an attempt to revive a Christmas tradition.
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A man who was abandoned in a box on Oxford Street as a baby 74 years ago has finally traced his birth family.
Former West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has accused David Sullivan of a "low" blow after criticising him for the cub's transfer policy during his reign in east London.
Steve Smith and Mitch Marsh's triple-century stand piled on the Perth misery to leave England on the brink of losing the Ashes.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola dodged questions over a January move for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez, insisting he does not know what the club's plans are for next month's window.
Two knife thugs have been found guilty after a 15-year-old boy was left with horrific injuries when he was slashed with a deadly Zombie Killer blade during the worst violence at Notting Hill Carnival in a generation.
As Steve Smith and Mitchell Marsh thrashed the England attack around the WACA, perhaps Joe Root started to realise exactly the size of the job he has taken.
The Trump administration has banned a US health agency from using "science-based words" including transgender and foetus in any official documents being prepared for the budget.
Arsenal are targeting their first victory in four Premier League matches after Wednesday's draw at West Ham.
A girl thought to be abducted by her schizophrenic mother in breach of a judge's order might be in the London area, her grandfather says.
Police are hunting a suspect after gay men were punched and told "you are not welcome" in east London.
Willian and Pedro have been underused by Chelsea, and Antonio Conte has made a mistake using the formation he has over the last couple of months.
This is the best I have seen Jack Wilshere in ages. Against West Ham on Wednesday, he looked somewhere near to the old Jack in terms of committing players, being sharp on the ball, being hard to get off the ball and working hard the other way.
Tottenham are the latest side facing the unenviable task of attempting to inflict a first Premier League defeat of the season on high-flying Manchester City.
If anyone can end this Manchester City run then it is Tottenham and their best chance is if Mauricio Pochettino goes with four at the back.
A 24-hour walk-out by Irish Ryanair plans has thrown thousands of Brit's Christmas plans into turmoil.
London artists are leaving London in favour of European cities where it is less expensive to work in creative industries, experts have warned.
Antonio Conte says he is "disappointed" there remains doubts in some quarters as to whether David Luiz's knee injury is genuine.
Mauricio Pellegrino says his Southampton side cannot afford to focus on individuals when they travel to London to face Chelsea this weekend.
A federal judge in Philadelphia has ordered the Trump administration not to enforce new rules that could significantly reduce women's access to free birth control.
An unknown number of people have been killed as a result of a strong earthquake striking the Indonesian island of Java, according to reports.
Israeli soldiers shot dead a wheelchair-bound Palestinian protester with no legs on Friday, according to reports.
The PDC World Darts Championship is back at Alexandra Palace, with Phil 'The Power' Taylor taking to the oche at the game's biggest tournament for the final time before retirement.
A moving art installation has been created out of hundreds of salvaged items discarded by refugees from the Greek Island of Lesbos.
Health, housing, education, leisure facilities and life expectancy are among factors used to judge the extensive survey.
Whether you're looking to treat your favourite four-legged friend, or need to find something for the owner who has everything, here's our pick of the best gifts for dogs and cats this Christmas...
The names of darts folklore roll off the tongue: John Lowe, Eric Bristow, Phil 'the Power' Taylor, the latter set to bow out from the oche after this World Championship.
A young man has appeared in court accused of punching a House of Lords doorkeeper in the face after he was not allowed into the public gallery.
Here's our pick of the best candles to buy this season, whether you're playing host this winter — or want to treat someone who is.
David Davis is reportedly facing an investigation by the Cabinet Office after spending thousands of pounds travelling back and forth to Europe.
Concerned about the independence of the Spanish football federation, Fifa confirmed it will send a delegation to the country to investigate government meddling.
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A man who left an elderly poppy seller fighting for her life in hospital in a vicious mugging has been found guilty.
As party movie Rough Night is released on DVD, beauty blogger Zoe London tests out five make-up products that won't budge this festive season
From a galaxy far, far away to the Houses of Parliament, a wave of non-conformity is sweeping the capital. Joy Lo Dico charts the resurgence of a revolutionary trend
Hotel rooms across Windsor have already been snapped up by royal enthusiasts just hours after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle revealed the date of their wedding.
Mousa Dembele has struck gold after finding £1million of lost treasure in the cellar of a 700-year-old building in Antwerp.
The Felix Project officially launched its second scheme in a London primary school with an end-of-term giveaway for the holidays. Berrymede Junior, in Acton Town, now has its own food service as a result of the generosity of Evening Standard readers.
Manchester United legends Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes have been tasked with the aim of inspiring a leading Vietnamese football academy to producing players who could one day help the nation qualify for the World Cup.
The one time Gaslight Anthem singer is listening to himself again – and he's back with his most soulful, honest record in years
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Antonio Conte expects Chelsea to "suffer" against Southampton on Saturday because of the manner of the Saints' loss to Leicester in midweek.
For her tenth instalment of the 12 Little Dishes of Christmas, Beverley Hicks serves up a classic Italian recipe with a twist
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Two hundred landmines were blown up at Port Harriet, just south of Stanley in the Falklands last week — the latest clearance of some 30,000 mines laid by the Argentines in their brief invasion of the islands in 1982.
If your alcohol jacket isn't keeping you warm enough this winter, try one of these steaming hot drinks
A chip shop in Scotland is serving up deep fried mince pies and pigs in blankets to get into the Christmas spirit.
Michy Batshuayi hopes to leave Chelsea on a loan move next month to ease fears over losing his place in Belgium's World Cup squad.