Carwyn Jones to quit as first minister

Carwyn Jones has announced that he will stand down as Wales’ first minister in the autumn. The AM for Bridgend made the announcement at Welsh Labour party conference in Llandudno which he said would be his last as leader. Referring to the death of Carl Sargeant, Mr Jones said he had been through the “darkest…

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Arsene Wenger: Big games and great goals from the Arsenal manager's seven FA Cup wins

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Big games and great goals from Arsenal’s seven FA Cup wins under departing manager Arsene Wenger. BBC Sport – Football

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North Korea missile and nuclear test halt hailed

North Korea’s announcement that it is halting nuclear and missile tests has received a broad international welcome. Leader Kim Jong-un said further tests were not needed, as the North had demonstrated it had nuclear weapons. Donald Trump described the move as “good news” for the world, and South Korea said it was meaningful progress. The…

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Arsenal to be 'bold' in manager hunt as Ancelotti admits interest

Media playback is not supported on this device Arsenal need to be “open-minded, brave and bold” in their search to replace Arsene Wenger as manager, says chief executive Ivan Gazidis. The Frenchman will leave the club at the end of the season, bringing to an end his near 22-year reign as manager. Former Chelsea boss…

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Superb Fulham earn big win at Millwall to go second

Clinical Fulham ended Millwall’s 17-game unbeaten league run to return to the automatic promotion places and dent the Lions’ Championship play-off bid. After the hosts had the better chances in an electric but goalless first half, Fulham were terrific after half-time. Ryan Sessegnon tucked in just after the restart, before Kevin McDonald’s screamer made it…

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North Korea 'halts missile and nuclear tests', says Kim Jong-un

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has said he will suspend all missile tests and shut down a nuclear test site with immediate effect. “From April 21, North Korea will stop nuclear tests and launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles,” the Korean Central News Agency said. The decision is aimed at pursuing economic growth and peace on…

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Kent arrest in Hither Green fatal burglary probe

A 28-year-old man wanted in connection with a failed burglary where an intruder was killed has been arrested, police have said. The Met Police said Billy Jeeves was found and arrested in Kent on Friday. Officers said he was being held on suspicion of two counts of burglary, theft and possession of a controlled substance.…

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Tuchel unlikely? What next for Arsenal after Wenger exit?

New faces behind the scenes, a five-man shortlist and the dilemma of whether to go for experience or potential. This is the backdrop as Arsenal seek a new manager for the first time in nearly 22 years after Arsene Wenger’s announcement he will step down at the end of the season. But where does the…

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DJ Avicii, top electronic dance music artist, dies at 28

Swedish DJ Avicii, who has collaborated with the likes of Madonna and Coldplay, has died in Oman at the age of 28. Avicii’s club anthems include Wake Me Up, Hey Brother, and recently, Lonely Together with Rita Ora. His representative said in a statement: “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of…

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Two years for teen 'cyber terrorist' who targeted US officials

A teenager who tricked his way into obtaining the email and phone accounts of senior US intelligence officials has been sentenced. Kane Gamble, 18, targeted CIA, FBI and US Department of Justice databases from his bedroom in Leicestershire. The Old Bailey was told Gamble, who has admitted a number of charges, damaged the “effectiveness” of…

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