Six-hour riot breaks out in Bedford jail

A riot involving around 200 prisoners broke out at Bedford prison after an alleged dispute between an inmate and a guard. Prisoners armed themselves with makeshift weapons and stormed a prison wing, according to local reports, and officers had to fire stun grenades to end the six-hour protest on 6 November. Richard Fuller, MP for Bedford and Kempston, will put an “urgent question” to justice secretary Liz Truss in parliament on Monday, local media reported. 27 days ago

Clinton in the clear: FBI says no charges to be brought over latest emails

Just two days before the US presidential election on 8 November, FBI director James Comey said that there are to be no charges pressed against Hillary Clinton in the wake of new emails linked to her private server. Rival Donald Trump reacted angrily calling it a totally rigged system.The candidates have spent their last days campaigning furiously in important states like Florida and Pennsylvania with it still being too close to call. 28 days ago