PUBLISHED: 16:12 20 March 2018 | UPDATED: 08:21 21 March 2018 Mike Brooke Island Health Trust on the Isle of Dogs received NHS funds. Picture source: Google Google A government minister has stepped into the controversy over funds and assets held by Island Health Trust warning its trustees to cooperate with an investigation into why £350,000 was paid into the chair’s bank account. Poplar & Limehouse MP Jim Fitzpatrick. Picture: Mike Brooke Media and Culture State Secretary Tracey Crouch was responding to Poplar and Limehouse MP Jim Fitzpatrick when she told Parliament late last night that if the probe by the Charities Commission uncovers criminal offences it will pass the evidence to the police. “It’s important that all current and former trustees cooperate fully with the Commission in their investigation,” she told MPs. “The inquiry remains a priority to conclude as soon as possible, to establish if there has been mismanagement. … [Read more...] about Minister warns Island Health trustees to co-operate with investigation into Isle of Dogs charity funds
PUBLISHED: 16:45 14 March 2018 | UPDATED: 16:45 14 March 2018 Sophie Morton MP Rushanara Ali receives suspect package at Westminster days after adressing a women's manifesto launch in her Bethnal Green constituency. Picture: Mike Brooke Mike Brooke Prime minister Theresa May has announced an investigation is ongoing into “suspicious packages” targeting Muslim MPs. Bethnal Green and Bow MP Rushanara Ali was sent an Islamophobic letter and a sticky liquid on Monday.Three other MPs - Ealing’s Rupa Huq, Bedford’s Mohammad Yasinand and Manchester’s Afzal Khan - also received similar packages.Addressing the House of Commons this afternoon, Mrs May said: “Members will also have seen reports of a number of suspicious packages targeting Muslim members.“I’m sure the whole house will join me in condemning this unacceptable and abhorrent behaviour, which has no place in our society.“I can tell the house that an … [Read more...] about Prime minister announces investigation into ‘suspicious packages’ sent to Muslim MPs including Rushanara Ali
Cassandra Cales, Stacy Peterson’s sister, said she has sonar images of Peterson’s body on the bottom of the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal that she would never share with the public. Cales said she is “very upset” because it seems one of these images made it onto an early cut of Thursday’s episode of Marcia Clark’s new true-crime docuseries.“When the producers reached out to my sonar team to get the rights, they were told no and if the sonar images went public, legal action would be taken,” Cales told the Tribune. “That’s not how I want my sister to be remembered — lifeless body on the bottom of the canal. I want the world to remember her as a beautiful mother, great sister.”Clark examines the 2007 disappearance of Peterson, the fourth wife of former Bolingbrook police Sgt. Drew Peterson, as part of her A&E network anthology series “Marcia Clark Investigates The First 48.” A version of … [Read more...] about Stacy Peterson’s sister objects to Marcia Clark’s TV investigation of case
Chad Day and Eric Tucker, Associated Press Updated 12:30 pm, Thursday, April 5, 2018 Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller’s team considers President Donald Trump a subject, not a criminal target, in the wide-ranging Russia investigation. The designation, first reported by The Washington Post and confirmed by The Associated Press, has raised questions about what legal threat Trump personally faces from the special counsel and whether it has any impact on his decision to sit for an interview with prosecutors. less FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller’s team considers President Donald Trump a subject, not a criminal ... more … [Read more...] about Trump is a ‘subject’ of investigation. What does that mean?
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Autopsies show an Iowa family was killed when propane leaked from a faulty water heater at their rented condominium in Mexico, according to a local police investigator.Christopher Martinez with the attorney general's office for the state of Quintana Roo told The Des Moines Register on Wednesday that the water heater had rusted in the humid climate."There was a leak, and it was coming right from the laundry room," Martinez said through an interpreter. "The laundry room had no ventilation whatsoever."Services were held Saturday in Creston for 41-year-old Kevin Sharp and his wife, 38-year-old Amy Sharp, and their children, 12-year-old Sterling and 7-year-old Adrianna. Their bodies were found March 23 inside the condo in the resort town of Tulum, which sits on the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula.Amy Sharp's cousin Jana Weland said Wednesday that relatives were told the water heater was the suspected source but that U.S. and Mexican officials hadn't yet … [Read more...] about Mexican investigator says propane gas killed Iowa family