Much of the country was gripped by major disruption today as "thundersnow" storms brought travel chaos, closing more than 300 schools, roads and an airport .
An 82-year-old lollipop man had his stick wrenched from his grasp in what detectives have called a "senseless" attack.
A dog called Burt has been reunited with his owner after a firefighter saved him during the New York snow storm.
The dinosaur skeleton is being shifted from the museum by the largest animal to have ever lived on Earth.
If cats have nine lives, Bart a black-and-white feline in the US has certainly used up one.
Despite their big differences, a rescued chihuahua has become best friends with a Neapolitan mastiff who is 120 times his weight.
A ghostly figure has been caught on camera in the background of a family photo - despite them claiming no one was standing there.
It takes just 10 minutes for the average Briton to lose their temper over a screaming child in a restaurant, according to a new study about British patience.
Vikings and fire lit up the streets of Lerwick when crowds gathered for a traditional celebration marking the end of Yuletide.
More than a dozen post-war office buildings across England have been given grade II-listed status.
Poignant photographs of the Second World War finally see the light of day following the discovery of several reels of vintage film.
A secondary school has defended expelling a student after he made insults about his head teacher on Facebook.
Andrew Lloyd Webber's adaptation of TS Eliot's poetry cemented its place as theatre's unlikliest hit by becoming the longest running musical of all time.