Streaming service Netflix postpones a Bill Cosby stand-up special after another woman accuses the veteran comedian of sexually assaulting her.
"Widespread or serious failures" at Rotherham Council are leaving young people at risk of harm, Ofsted warns.
Failing to control the spread of Japanese Knotweed could result in an anti-social behaviour order and a fine of up to £2500.
UKIP says any EU citizens in the UK legally would be able to stay if the UK left the union - after claims its Rochester candidate had suggested they would only be able to do so for a "transitional period".
A couple have been "fined" £100 for posting a review on Trip Advisor, describing the Broadway Hotel as a "rotten stinking hovel".
Israel's military destroys the home of a Palestinian who attacked a tram stop last month, a day after an attack on a synagogue kills five Israelis.
Police in India's Haryana state are continuing an operation to arrest a Hindu guru, after nearly 200 people were injured in clashes at his ashram on Tuesday.
Cardiff will receive an estimated £316m boost when it plays host to the Rugby World Cup in 2015, a new economic impact report has found.
Watch Jordan Chiedozie's spectacular 30-yard strike for Concord Rangers against Mansfield in the first round of the FA Cup.
Rafael Nadal says he will return to tennis on 1 January and that his goal is to compete for the Australian Open title.
Anti-social behaviour orders and fines will be issued to people who fail to control the spread of invasive non-native plants such as Japanese Knotweed, the government says.
Extreme cold weather is gripping large parts of the United States, with temperatures of freezing or below recorded in all 50 states.
The former chairman of a Westminster standards watchdog calls for an investigation into societies that receive public money in rent from MLAs for their constituency offices.
Royal Mail reports a fall in half-year profits, with the company feeling the impact of competition from new parcel delivery rivals.
Former England goalkeeper David James' football memorabilia is auctioned off after the star went bankrupt.
A minister should be given specific responsibility for transgender issues in Wales, the Welsh Liberal Democrat leader says.
ANZ, one of Australia's biggest banks, has suspended seven traders as part of an inquiry into potential interest-rate rigging.
A joint investigation by North Wales Fire Service and North Wales Police is under way after a man died in a fire at property in Rhyl on Wednesday.
The FA ask the official England band to stop playing during the friendly with Scotland because of anti-IRA chanting.
TV physicist Brian Cox and the visual effects team behind Gravity are to create a new 3D live show using a cutting-edge augmented reality system.