Tom Cruise sues over Suri headlines; actor seeks big payout

October 25, 2012

Tom Cruise has lodged a lawsuit against a US magazine for £31m over their cover story which stated that the star had abandoned Suri– his six-year-old daughter. Cruise's lawyer Bert Fields has branded the claims made in Life & Style magazine in July as "a vicious lie" before adding that "Tom ...

Puppy love: can you help animal charity My Forever Home take this loveable mutt 4000 miles to his new home in Alaska?

October 19, 2012

An animal charity from the West Midlands is appealing for help in transporting a former stray to his new home in Alaska. Black and white mutt Welly was bound for the pound until My Forever Home took it upon themselves to find him a new family. Luckily, the call did not ...

Jimmy Savile debacle: Kate Lampard to front NHS investigation into past antics of TV star

October 18, 2012

The Department of Health will appoint an ex-barrister to oversee the investigation into the behaviour of the now deceased celebrity Sir Jimmy Savile, as reported by the prime minister's spokesman. The spokesman said that Kate Lampard will "ensure rigour and consistency" throughout probes at Broadmoor, Stoke Mandeville Hospital and Leeds General ...

Scam ticket site fraudster jailed for stealing millions; judge hands down 22 month term

October 11, 2012

A man who profited close to £4m from his illegal ticketing business was jailed for 22 months on money laundering charges today, after having pleaded guilty at Southwark Crown Court. Mr David Spanton, of Holloway in London, also admitted to four charges of obtaining credit while bankrupt. Money was stolen through ...

Nicolas Cage receives both damages and apology for online story; star wins battle against Daily Mail

October 3, 2012

Nicolas Cage has received an official apology and damages over false claims that were made through an online news story. Cage, who scooped a Best Actor Oscar in the mid-1990s for his role as an alcoholic writer in Leaving Las Vegas, began his legal action over a story that was published ...