Anger over taser plans

A human rights group says it's not impressed by the Met Police Commissioner's plans to increase the number of tasers used by officers across London.

Bernard Hogan Howe told London's Heart he reckons every police car should have one.

Amnesty says the stun guns - which fire a charge of electricity - should only be used by the highest trained officers.

Michael Adebolajo Killer Appeal Bid

One of the men who killed soldier Lee Rigby in Woolwich has lost the first stage of a challenge against his conviction and sentence.

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