The alarm goes off at 5 a.m., just as it does every Monday. I roll out of bed, happy to have the two new coolers I bought yesterday — they’ll help keep 100 pieces of chicken hot — but saddened by what I will have to announce.I put the first two pans of chicken in the oven, followed by the second two pans around 6:15, then hop in the shower.
An extremist who paid an undercover officer as part of a bid to join Islamic State (IS) in Syria will be sentenced later this year, a court has heard. Ghulam Hussain earlier admitted two terror offences after being caught preparing to travel to the group's heartland in the Middle East. The 30-year-old, of Track Road, in Batley, West Yorkshire, had obtained credit cards using false details and bought an airline ticket to travel to Pakistan and return a week later via Turkey.
An East Yorkshire based MEP could be facing bankruptcy for remarks she made about Rotherham's child abuse scandal. Jane Collins, UKIP MEP for Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire, was told to pay £358,000 in damages and costs at London's High Court in February. It came after Ms Collins alleged the three Labour MPs in the South Yorkshire town knew about the notorious child abuse scandal but did not intervene because of political correctness, cowardice, or selfishness.