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Ministers to discuss Gatwick drone drama as suspects released

Ministers to discuss Gatwick drone drama as suspects released

Technology
The Gatwick Airport drone drama which grounded hundreds of flights will be discussed by ministers in a Christmas Eve conference call.Sussex Police insisted it was not "back to square one" after releasing an arrested man and woman without charge.It said it was investigating 67 drone sightings but had earlier raised the possibility there may have been no drone at all. Gatwick said there had been "multiple sightings" of the equipment.Around 1,000 flights were cancelled or diverted across three days last week after drones were reportedly spotted inside the perimeter of the UK's second biggest airport. Labour calls for inquiry into Gatwick drones How can a drone cause so much chaos? A 47-year-old man and a 54-year-old woman were relea...
Khashoggi murder: Five suspects may face death penalty

Khashoggi murder: Five suspects may face death penalty

World
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged with the murder of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor Saud al Mojeb said in a statement that 21 people are now in custody over the killing, with 11 people indicted and facing trial.The highest-level official accused of being behind the murder is former deputy intelligence chief Ahmad al Assiri, according to the prosecutor's spokesman Shaalan al Shaalan.He said Mr Khashoggi's alleged killers had set in motion plans for the murder on 29 September, three days before he died inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. Mr Khashoggi was killed on 2 October after he was given a lethal injection, before his body was dismembered and taken out of the building, Mr al Shaal...
Thai suspects in UK man's murder taken to crime scene

Thai suspects in UK man's murder taken to crime scene

World
The suspects in the murder of a British man and his Thai wife have been taken to the scene of the crime. Video shows three men, handcuffed and wearing helmets with visors, being led around the grounds of a building surrounded by police and the media.They are accused of murdering 64-year-old Alan Hogg, a retired petroleum engineer from Edinburgh, and his wife Nott, 61.The pair were reported missing by friends last week, and a murder investigation began after their bodies were discovered buried in their garden in Phrae, Thailand . Image: The suspects were accompanied by police and the media They were found with gunshot wounds.Bia Kamsai and Kittipong Kamwan, both 27, were arrested on suspicion of murder and have allegedl...
Putin: We've identified Skripal suspects

Putin: We've identified Skripal suspects

World
Vladimir Putin says Russia has identified the men suspected of the Salisbury poisonings and that they are "civilians" not linked to the government. "We know who they are, we have found them," Mr Putin said at an economic forum in the Russian city of Vladivostok."There is nothing special or criminal about it, I can assure you."The Russian president denied they worked for the military and described them as "civilians". 0:19 Video: Putin: 'Nothing criminal about it&#x...
Who bit Beyonce? The internet's main suspects

Who bit Beyonce? The internet's main suspects

Entertainment
Social media is gripped by the latest celebrity real-life whodunnit story: Who bit Beyonce? According to actress Tiffany Haddish, the pop superstar was bitten in the face at the after-party of a Jay Z show last December - the same night Haddish and Beyonce took a selfie together."There was this actress there," the Girls Trip star told GQ. "That's just, like, doing the mostest. She bit Beyonce in the face."Haddish said Beyonce went over to Jay Z and told him what happened and they apparently disappeared to the back of the room.Image:Haddish has not named anyoneHaddish said she later asked Beyonce what happened, and told her she was ready to "beat somebody a** at your party".The Single Ladies singer responded: "Tiffany, no. Don't do that. That b**** is on drugs. She not even drunk. The b****...