World`s longest-serving soap star on UK rape trial

British television actor William Roache, the world`s longest-serving soap opera star, went on trial today facing counts of rape and sexual assault on young girls.

`Coronation Street` star William Roache arrested on rape claim

`Coronation Street` star William Roache has been arrested on suspicion of raping a 15-year-old girl in the 1960s.