Man was ‘bullied’ and tortured to death by ‘friends’ who made him wear dog lead

Fifteen years ago to the day a man with learning difficulties was sadistically killed by 'friends' in what a court described as 'unimaginable suffering.' Steve Hoskin, 39, was punched, kicked, burnt with cigarettes, "walked" around on a dog lead and forced to eat 70 paracetamol tablets before he was killed on July 6, 2006. Hoskin, who was illiterate and had

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‘Miracle’ hedgehog forced to smoke cannabis before being thrown into river

A hedgehog was forced to smoke cannabis before being thrown into a river by a group of yobs. The incident happened at Memorial Gardens in Market Harborough town centre, Leicestershire, where the youngsters were seen blowing cannabis smoke into a bag containing the hedgehog. According to shocked witnesses, the group then tipped the bag out into the River Welland, and

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Darnella Frazier: Teenager’s footage of George Floyd’s death ‘meant everything’ to the case

Americans are heaping praise on the teenager who filmed Derek Chauvin pressing his knee into George Floyd’s neck for almost 10 minutes, suggesting her footage is “the only reason” the former police officer was found guilty of murder yesterday. Darnella Frazier, who was 17 at the time of Floyd’s death in May of last year, came across the scene outside

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Two teenagers charged over stabbing death of young tradesman

Two teenagers have been charged following the stabbing death of young tradesman Cam Smith outside Seaford train station in Melbourne's south-east. Homicide detectives have charged a 19-year-old man from Somers with murder, while a 17-year-old boy from Frankstonhas been charged with affray, intentionally causing injury and committing offences while on bail. Cam Smith’s grieving father says his son was a

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More than half of teenagers think their parents fail when it comes to having ‘the talk’ with them about sex – The Sun

MORE than half of teenagers think their parents fail when it comes to having “the talk” with them about sex. Many reckon they don’t get enough detail about pornography, how babies are conceived and sexually transmitted infections. Just 48 per cent of 16 and 17-year-olds rated the relationships and sex education they got from their mums and dads as at

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