Phone-hacking trial hears Brooks was asked to approve cash payment for 'royal mayor of Tetbury wife swapping' story Former Sun editor Rebekah Brooks was asked to authorise a payment to a serving police officer for stories including an article about the mayor of the village next to Prince Charles's country residence, Highgrove, it was alleged at the Old Bailey. An email was sent to Brooks by a Sun journalist in 2007 asking her to approve the cash payment in relation to a story about the mayor of Tetbury in Gloucestershire who was leaving his wife, [...]
'We planned a military attack,' Old Bailey told as two accused face jury trial after denying murder charges Michael Adebolajo, one of the two men accused of murdering Lee Rigby, has admitted in court for the first time that he killed and tried to decapitate the soldier, insisting that in doing so he had been "obeying the command of Allah". In front of members of the soldier's family including his widow Rebecca, mother Lyn and stepfather Ian, Adebolajo declared his love for al-Qaida and told the Old Bailey he was "a soldier of Allah". "Allah [...]
President Barack Obama and the United Kingdom's Prince Charles and Prime Minister David Cameron are only a few of the famous faces and powerful world leaders who will travel to South Africa today to honor Nelson Mandela.