Clifford jury still deliberating

St Helens Star: Publicist Max Clifford arrives at Southwark Crown Court in London

11:02am Thursday 24th April 2014

Jurors in the trial of veteran celebrity agent Max Clifford have begun a sixth day of deliberations.

Griff pulls out of university role

St Helens Star: Griff Rhys Jones had been expected to be named chancellor of Cardiff University

10:55am Thursday 24th April 2014

Comedian and television presenter Griff Rhys Jones has ruled himself out of becoming Cardiff University's new figurehead following the shambles over his appointment.

Man held over 1992 Johanna murder

St Helens Star: A man has been arrested over the murder of 14-year-old Johanna Young in Norfolk in December 1992 (Norfolk Police/PA)

10:55am Thursday 24th April 2014

A man has been arrested over the murder of a teenage girl who disappeared more than 20 years ago.

Comic backs cancer teen's £2m drive

St Helens Star: Cancer patient Stephen Sutton, 19, is now aiming to raise £2 million for charity

10:55am Thursday 24th April 2014

The achievements of a terminally-ill teenager in raising more than £1.5 million for charity have been hailed as "incredible" by comedian Jason Manford, who is aiming to help him reach £2 million.

Arrested mother 'struggled to cope'

St Helens Star: Police at a house in New Malden, south London, after a woman was arrested following the discovery of three dead children

10:55am Thursday 24th April 2014

Friends of the investment banker's wife suspected of murdering her three young disabled children have told of her struggle to care for her family.

Fall in historic sex crime reports

St Helens Star: Police say the "Yewtree effect" has seen fewer historic sex crimes reported

10:55am Thursday 24th April 2014

Fewer victims of historic sex crimes are coming forward in the wake of the so-called "Yewtree effect", figures have revealed.

Royals 'saddened' at Shand death

St Helens Star: Mark Shand during a visit to the Vazhachal Forest Range, India

7:53am Thursday 24th April 2014

William and Kate have sympathised with the Duchess of Cornwall after the sudden death of her brother, following a fall in New York.

Bosses to face shareholder anger

St Helens Star: ActionAid campaigners wear masks featuring the face of Barclays boss Antony Jenkins as they protest at the bank's Annual General Meeting.

3:15am Thursday 24th April 2014

Barclays bosses will face more shareholder anger over pay during the banking giant's annual general meeting in London today .

Archbishop's portrait on display

St Helens Star: The first portrait of Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, by artist Roger Wagner, goes on display at Auckland Castle, County Durham, alongside artwork covering 500 years of Church history

10:55am Thursday 24th April 2014

The first portrait of the Archbishop of Canterbury has gone on display alongside artwork covering 500 years of Church history.

DLT denies indecent assault charge

St Helens Star: Dave Lee Travis denies indecent assault.

3:15am Thursday 24th April 2014

Veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis has pleaded not guilty to indecently assaulting a woman.



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