Met Police officers have captured two seven-foot boa constrictor snakes from a park close to a children's playground in East London.
More Bus Strikes
London bus workers are to stage two fresh strikes in a dispute over an Olympics bonus, including one walkout just days before the Games start.
The Unite union says its members will strike on Thursday 5th July and again on Tuesday 24th July, three days ahead of the Opening Ceremony.
The workers went on strike last Friday, causing travel chaos for tens of thousands of passengers and disrupting services across the capital.
The union is seeking a bonus of £500 for its 21,000 members at 20 bus companies, pointing out that other transport workers have been promised a premium payment for working during the Games.
The Metropolitan Police have given almost 30,000 cautions to criminals in London in the last year.
A woman from east London who pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of her four month old daughter has been banned from looking after young children.
Tom Daley's described as 'scary' being on a plane to London that had to make an emergency landing in Russia.
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