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Tennis star Andy Murray's wife Kim Sears has given birth to a girl.
North Korea could soon have enough plutonium to build nuclear weapons after restarting one of its reactors, a US spy chief says.
A "ballet of the skies" is how one expert described this murmuration of 70,000 starlings in Oxfordshire.
Up to 300,000 people could be cut off from food supplies if Syrian government forces encircle rebel-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo, the UN says.
Shares in Deutsche Bank continue to fall on Tuesday despite assurances from the bank that its balance sheet is rock solid.
Shadow home secretary Andy Burnham says it may be "impossible" for Labour to reach an agreed position on Trident.
Appeal to trace families who lived in England's poorest areas
A man in Florida is facing charges of aggravated assault after allegedly throwing an alligator into a fast-food restaurant.
Ofsted has warned the E-Act academy chain that the quality of education for too many pupils is "not good enough".
Mark-Francis Vandelli becomes the fourth contestant to drop out of Channel 4 series The Jump.
A wallaby which escaped after the fence of its enclosure blew down has been re-captured.
Last-minute talks are taking place between doctors and government negotiators to avert Wednesday's strike amid suggestions a deal on the contract dispute was blocked by ministers.
Former Ireland and Lions captain Paul O'Connell is forced to retire from rugby with immediate effect on medical advice.
Talks in the junior doctor dispute over recent weeks have seen a fair amount of progress. So how close did they get to a deal?
Charity Age UK and energy provider E.On suspend a branded tariff following criticism that customers are paying more than on E.On's cheapest deal.
American Pie singer Don McLean pleads not guilty to a domestic violence charge and will not appear in court later this month.
As a dyslexic woman wins a disability discrimination case, what sort of steps can an employer take to make life easier for staff with dyslexia?
The inaugural Champions League of Darts, which will be held in Cardiff in September, is to be broadcast live across the BBC.
Charlton investigate after a fake document showing the resignation of CEO Katrien Meire was sent to Companies House.
Plans to give firm legal backing to computer hacking by Britain's spies do not do enough to protect privacy, a watchdog has warned.