Who is Katie Stubblefield, what did she look like before her face transplant and what does she do now?

KATIE Stubblefield was the youngest ever person to receive a face transplant. Here we look at her amazing story, from nearly dying to an extraordinary facial surgery that has given her a new start. Cleveland Clinic Thanks to her incredible operation, Katie Stubblefield is forging a new life Who is Katie Stubblefield? The 21-year-old lost her …

German Chancellor says she hopes a ‘negotiated’ Brexit deal can be agreed

THERESA MAY was handed a Brexit boost last night as Angela Merkel said she hoped a “negotiated” deal could be agreed. Addressing voters, the German Chancellor said an “unregulated” or ‘No Deal’ Brexit was in no one’s interests. Getty – Contributor Anglea Merkel’s statement could signal a softening of the EU’s attitude to Britain’s exit …

As figures show young people taking part-time jobs has fallen, our Sun writers reveal the valuable lessons they learned from their summer jobs

THE days when teenagers would pick fruit, sweep floors or stack shelves during the summer holidays are almost gone. The number of 16 to 17-year-olds taking part-time jobs has more than halved since 1997, dropping from 42 per cent to 18 per cent. It means young people are missing out on essential skills as they …

Huge fire at Rochdale mill sparks evacuation of up to 30 homes as massive plume of smoke rises above town

DOZENS have been evacuated from homes in Rochdale after a huge fire broke out at a mill last night. More than 50 firefighters are tackling the blaze on Greenfield Lane, which backs onto an Iceland supermarket, after it set alight around 10.30pm. Twitter / @liamteal A huge blaze has broken out at a mill in …

Brits warned over tooth cowboys offering dangerous ‘Hollywood Smiles’ whitening treatments on the high street

TRADING Standards have warned against non-dental professionals offering dangerous “Hollywood Smile” teeth whitening on Britain’s high streets. The treatments cost as little as £60 and are offered by unqualified workers. Getty – Contributor Brits warned over tooth cowboys offering dangerous ‘Hollywood Smiles’ whitening treatments But the chemicals used can leave burned and blistered gums and …

STIFF TEST Scientists claim Viagra could new miracle cure for BLINDNESS

IT might be hard to believe, but erectile dysfunction medication Viagra could make the blind see again. Scientists claim the little blue pills could actively repair damaged eyes and stop further loss of vision. PA:Press Association ‘Miracle’ sex drug Viagra might also cure blindness Tests by researchers at Colombia University in New York suggest the …

Woman who kidnapped girl, 16, before she was raped walks free after judge said it would be ‘unfair’ to jail her

A WOMAN who kidnapped a teenage girl before she was raped in a flat has AVOIDED jail after a judge said it would be “unfair” to send her to prison. Helen Thompson, 43, had denied taking part in the terrifying kidnapping but was convicted by a jury earlier this year. SWNS:South West News Service Helen …

Moss Side shooting – Ten people injured after gun shots in Manchester street

TEN people have been injured after a shooting incident in Moss Side. Cops say victims are in hospital with injuries ranging from minor to serious after the incident on Sunday morning. Officers are investigating after shots were fired at around 2.30am on Claremont Road. A large number of both unarmed and armed officers attended and …

SAS sniper ace kills ISIS boss from 1.5 MILES away with single shot

AN SAS sniper killed an ISIS boss from 1.1 MILES away with a single shot, it has been reported. The sharp shooter hit the target in the chest after tracking him from distance in Afghanistan. Getty Images The ISIS chief was struck down by the sniper with just a single bullet from 1.5 miles away …

Knife crime on trains soars as police ‘tackle 539 incidents in one year’

VIOLENT incidents across the rail network have soared in the past three years, we can reveal. Cops have been called out nearly 1500 times when a knife has been used or a victim threatened with a blade. �2018 Gustavo Valiente / i-Images There were 539 incidents involving offensive weapons last year, figures from British Transport …