An ex-care worker in Rotherham, where at least 1,400 girls were sexually exploited, says men would pick up victims as young as 11 ...
A five-year-old boy with a brain tumour is taken without consent from hospital by his parents, sparking a major police hunt for th...
Shares in the struggling supermarket Tesco fall to an 11-year low after the group cut its profit forecast and dividend.
Eurosceptic Conservative MPs distance themselves from Douglas Carswell amid talk of further defections to UKIP.
A former children's services director in Rotherham must resign "immediately" from her education job in Australia, an abuse survivo...
A bus and a tram have collided as they travelled east towards Princes Street during the rush hour in Edinburgh.
Peace campaigners open a camp with thousands of protesters due in Newport ahead of next week's Nato summit.
The first of three days of protest by online activists is due to take place at the UK Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ...
Hospitals in England will be expected to provide a higher standard of food under new rules being introduced by the government.
Previously confidential files reveal concerns over Margaret Thatcher's commitment to the Anglo Irish Agreement, two weeks before i...
The Scottish Parliament would get further powers "soon" if there is a "No" vote to independence, David Cameron has said.
At least one piece of gold is found on a beach in Kent where a German artist has buried £10,000 worth of bullion.
Whisky that was sent into space three years ago as part of a scientific experiment is to return to Earth next month.
Potential cuts to the health service outlined in a paper seen by the BBC could be "catastrophic" to patient care, a Northern Irela...
Belfast International Airport apologises to passengers after delays during security checks on Thursday night.
A man dies in hospital four days after being allegedly assaulted outside a pub in Caerphilly town centre.
Ex-Wales international Martyn Williams says the £60m deal between the WRU and regions will help keep players in Wales.
The Scottish first minister claims the "politics of Euroscepticism" at Westminster are "deeply damaging" for Scotland.
Two people are taken to hospital, one by air ambulance, after separate serious crashes in the north east of Scotland.
A bitter feud which has rocked the Plymouth University boardroom will be raised with the government, an MP confirms.
A 73-year-old man is interviewed by police after buying a 200,000 volt stun gun and pepper spray online.
Andy Murray makes short work of German qualifier Matthias Bachinger as the Briton advances to the US Open third round.
Graeme Swann renews his call for former team-mate Alastair Cook to end his captaincy of the England one-day side.
A couple in Malta have launched what they say is the world's first privately funded boat to help migrants in trouble at sea.
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Police launch investigation after a number of people apparently attempt to sell their votes in the referendum online.
A study of smokers in Australia suggests there is "no evidence" that the introduction of standardised cigarette packaging has chan...
There has been a "significant" increase in net migration into the UK, which reached 243,000 in the 12 months to March, government ...
MPs approve the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill at second reading.
A student who was punched in the face at the Notting Hill Carnival for telling a man not to grope her says she would do the same a...
Hundreds of people have descended on Folkestone beach in a bid to get their hands on a share of buried gold worth £10,000.
The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line conc...
Archaeologists are studying Roman ruins, including a bath house, that have been discovered on the site of a new bypass in Somerset...
A former social worker says Rotherham council deliberately under-reported the number of children at risk of sexual exploitation to...
More than 120,000 bees take up residence on the roof of Glasgow City Council headquarters as part of a new environmental project.
The world's oldest wing walker has extended his own record at the opening of the Bournemouth Air Festival.
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