Two Islamist terror suspects have been arrested in Luton after police stopped their car. Counter-terrorism police arrested the pair on “suspicion of terrorism offences”.The man, 28, and woman, 25, were held by officers from the Metropolitan Police’s Counter Terrorism Command whilst driving through the city.The Telegraph understands police swooped after an intelligence-led operation into Islamist extremism. As part of the on-going investigation, officers are searching a residential address and a commercial premises in Luton. Although the pair were stopped on the public highway, it is not thought they were on their way to conduct a terrorist attack and it will be some time before any emails or photographs from mobile phones or other devices can be analysed.Luton has been a national priority area for Prevent, the government scheme to safeguard communities from terrorism, and counter-extremist policies for several years. The city runs a number of community engagement projects to protect vulnerable people from radicalisation.A Met police statement said the pair were arrested on “suspicion of terrorism offences under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000”. They were taken to a London police station and remain in custody. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings.
Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailNoSystem images/iStock(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — A 4-year-old boy is on his way to someday becoming the next March Madness star with his impressive basketball skills.Videos of Calvin Shannon shooting hoops have been viewed by millions after the pint-sized prodigy was recorded while nailing long shots and even baskets from his second-story window at home.“Before he could even stand or walk he was obsessed with shooting a basketball,” dad Mike Shannon of Columbus, Ohio, told Good Morning America. “He had a heck of an arm.”Impressed by his son’s form, Shannon shared videos of Calvin on YouTube and Instagram.Famous basketball exhibition team the Harlem Globetrotters, began sharing Calvin’s videos and eventually met the tike in person.In a March 21 video posted to Twitter, Calvin’s stunned his dad by landing a near-impossible shot at a park where they live.When he’s not playing basketball, Calvin loves watching Michael Jordan documentaries and the movie, Space Jam, his dad said.Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. Beau Lund March 28, 2019 /Sports News – National This 4-year-old basketball prodigy nails impossible shots