Oklahoma teacher caught on video calling student the N-word is placed on administrative leave 

A teacher at a high school in Oklahoma has been placed on administrative leave after she was seen using the N-word in a tense standoff with a black student on Friday. The incident at Holdenville High School has gone viral after it was posted on Facebook, with social media users identifying the teacher as a … Read more

Student, 19, met her tennis coach boyfriend, 48, while she was on the same team as his daughter

A teenager whose boyfriend is 29 years her senior revealed how the pair met while she was on the same tennis team as his daughter.  Natalie Noble, 19, of Kentucky, US, met Bobby Lindsey, 48, in 2015 after joining his tennis team and while their relationship was initially platonic, it took a romantic turn last year … Read more

Student watchdog’s new head vows to end ‘deeply unhealthy’ university cancel culture

Student watchdog’s new head vows to end ‘deeply unhealthy’ university cancel culture by dishing out fines and bans for institutions that fail to uphold free speech Lord Wharton of Yarm last night put universities on notice they face harsh fines The Tory peer said the Office for Students is prepared to wield sweeping powers  He … Read more

Scottish student, 20, gets ‘worst haircut of his life’ at barber after Covid lockdown

Scottish student, 20, gets ‘worst haircut of his life’ on first visit to a barber after four months of Covid lockdown Andrew Riley, of Glasgow, visited hairdresser in Bearsden on April 7 – two days after they were allowed to reopen across Scotland He paid £12 for mid-skin fade – a tapered cut that ends between … Read more

Richard Okorogheye: Police confirm body found in Epping Forest pond is missing student

Police confirmed a body found in Epping Forest is missing 19-year-old student Richard Okorogheye.  Officers from Essex Police found the body on Monday but the remains were only formally identified this afternoon.  Detectives have said they do not suspect any third-party involvement in his death ‘at this stage’.  Police have confirmed the body of a … Read more

Body found in Epping Forest pond IS missing student Richard Okorogheye, police confirm 

The best friend of missing student Richard Okorogheye says she ‘can’t eat or sleep’ as the teenager’s loved ones anxiously await formal identification of the body found in Epping Forest earlier this week. Hala Mohamed, who has known Richard, 19, since birth, admitted she was struggling to come to terms with the events of the last … Read more

Doctors wrongly assumed aspiring professional golfer, 25, who collapsed in student flat was on drugs

Doctors wrongly assumed an aspiring professional golfer who collapsed in a student flat was on drugs and told his parents to ‘just slap him around the face’ before a scan revealed he was suffering from a ‘massive brain haemorrhage’, his mother says. Charlie Crosby, now 25, collapsed after watching a movie at his girlfriend’s home … Read more

Heartbroken mother of missing student Richard Okorogheye sobs ‘my baby is never coming home’

The mother of missing student Richard Okorogheye has said ‘my baby will never come home to his mummy again’ after police found a body matching his description in Epping Forest.   The body, which is yet to be formally identified, was discovered by Essex Police officers in a large pond in the woodland yesterday afternoon, 13 days … Read more

Police hunting missing student Richard Okorogheye, 19, find body in Epping Fores

Police searching for missing student Richard Okorogheye have found a body in Epping Forest.  The body was discovered by Essex Police officers on Monday afternoon, 13 days after the 19-year-old went missing.   Enquiries are underway to identify the body.  Richard’s family are being supported by specially trained officers and kept updated with developments. Officers remain … Read more

Brazilian law student, 20, dies after playing Russian roulette with his .38 calibre revolver

Brazilian law student, 20, dies after playing Russian roulette with his .38 calibre revolver while drinking with a friend Cades Emanuel Pimenta Santos Norte, 20, had taken the .38 calibre revolver out and started playing Russian roulette which his friend at home in Janaúba, Brazil They took it in turns to hold the loaded gun … Read more