A woman is being held by police on suspicion of murder after three young children were found dead at a house.
A 19-year-old who is dying from terminal cancer has raised more than £1 million for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
The origin of a mysterious quacking sound heard under the Southern Ocean that has baffled scientists for more than 50 years has been revealed.
A man accused of first degree murder is concerned his neck tattoo – a mirror image of the word ‘murder’ – may prejudice his upcoming trial.
A pensioner has two secret weapons in the battle to protect his ducks from foxes - alpacas Dexter and Alfie.
The Top Gear presenter causes more controversy on Twitter by tweeting a photo of his new black dog, Didier Dogba - named after the former Chelsea player Didier Drogba.
A British tourist is to be deported from Sri Lanka because of a tattoo of Buddha on her arm.
The official death toll in the South Korea ferry disaster reached 150 today as the grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged vessel continued.
The hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane is expected to see more powerful, deeper-delving, sonar equipment used after the latest Indian Ocean search failed to yield any clues.
US secretary of state John Kerry has told Russia he is deeply concerned over what he describes as the lack of positive steps by Moscow to de-escalate the violence in eastern Ukraine.
A senior Egyptian police officer was killed after an explosive device placed under his car went off in a western Cairo suburb, officials said.
Experts have started excavation on a mass grave in Serbia believed to contain at least 250 bodies of ethnic Albanians who were killed during the 1998-99 Kosovo war.
Legally-blind man in the US regains some vision thanks to a 'bionic eye' procedure.
While he is proud of his country and all it has given the world, St George’s Day always makes Chas Early feel slightly uneasy.
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