By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has ordered an increase of about 350 troops in Baghdad to protect the U.S. Embassy in the Iraqi capital and is sending top officials to the Middle East to "build a stronger regional partnership" against Islamic State militants, the White House said on Tuesday. The White House said the additional troops heading to Baghdad would not serv
South Yorkshire chief constable confirms more investigations as he is told to answer MPs' questions on scandalTwelve more victims of child sexual abuse in Rotherham have come forward in the past week since the publication of a damning report disclosing the grooming, exploitation and rape of at least 1,400 young people.South Yorkshire Ch Con David Crompton told MPs the new victims had emerged
A British hostage is among those being held by Islamic State militants, Number 10 confirms.
The rogue trader who cost Société Générale almost €5 billion was dismissed as an historical footnote today by executives seeking to draw a line under France’s biggest financial scandal.