Outrage as teen cyclist filmed smashing car with huge zombie knife is spared jail after judge heard he was kidnapped weeks earlier

A judge heard Joshua Gardner, 18, had been kidnapped weeks before the attack, so let him off with a suspended sentence. The let-off sparked fury online as serving police officers joined Twitter users expressing their concern. Greater Manchester Police officer 'Sgt K' said on Twitter he had been left "speechless". Another police officer, Sgt Harry Tangy, tweeted sarcastically: "Well he won't […]

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Outrage as woman is let off with £20 fine after leaving fiancé’s daughter, 4, to die in sweltering hot car for six hours ‘with no explanation’

The courtroom erupted with anger after a jury cleared Brittany Renee Borgess, 30, of multiple charges in relation to the death of Samaria Motyka, who was trapped for more than six hours in a SUV when the mercury hit 36C (97F). Penn Live reports that the Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, woman was found not guilty of involuntary manslaughter, endangering the welfare […]

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Outrage as University of Southampton Student Union leader vows to paint over mural of commemorating WW1 war dead as they are 'white men' ahead of Remembrance Day

Emily Dawes, president of Southampton University Student Union, threatened to paint over the uni's  Rothenstein Mural, which depicts students who died during the Great War collecting degrees that they didn’t get to finish. She tweeted: “Mark my words – we’re taking down the mural of white men in the Senate room, even if I have to paint over it myself.” […]

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Outrage over To-Kill-Her tequila cocktail name as women blast bar for ‘joking about domestic violence’

Outraged Facebook users blasted the Little Jack Horner bar in Coogee for the moniker, claiming the name was "joking about domestic violence". The drink features lemon, orange, Cointreau, grapefruit bitters and Don Julio tequila, according to a screenshot of the drinks menu captured by the website. User Kristy Marshall posted on the social media platform: "Incredibly offensive cocktail name 'To […]

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Outrage as Aussie Rules footballers ‘black-up’ as Serena and Venus Williams in tasteless fancy dress stunt

The trio caused fury after dressing as the Serena and Venus Williams sisters and a well-known Aussie rules player. Beau Grundy, a player from Tasmanian Penguins Football Club, uploaded an image on Facebook of their distasteful fancy dress. Alongside the image was the caption: "William sisters and Aliir Aliir #MadMonday." Mad Monday is a celebration thrown by Aussie Rules players […]

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Outrage as traffic wardens give tickets to ambulances for cancer patients outside London hospital

One ambulance driver today revealed the wardens don't give them "five minutes' peace" before pouncing with fines of up to £130 outside the University College Hospital's Macmillan Cancer Centre. The private ambulances and medical cars, leased by G4S, are often slapped with the parking tickets as they change shifts or take non-emergency patients to and from their treatments. Speaking to […]

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