Being overweight or obese in adolescence is linked to a greater risk of bowel cancer later in life, a study suggests.
Is the lorry driver of the future a piece of software?
Bristol schoolgirl Tegan, 14, creates animation to help her friends understand her differences.
The planned flight of the sun powered plane, Solar Impulse 2, has been postponed.
Bangladesh bans an Islamist militant group accused of attacking and killing three secular bloggers, the interior ministry says.
Earlier this month militants from Islamic State seized the Iraqi city of Ramadi, with its fall seen as a major capitulation by the Iraqi Army.
Profit has jumped at the Vatican bank as it recovers from a bad year and overhauls its business.
Russia's military is carrying out four days of drills involving 250 aircraft and 12,000 service personnel, as Nato begins an Arctic exercise.
Senior British and Russian security advisers are to resume efforts to find a solution to the crisis in Syria, David Cameron and Vladimir Putin agree.
England should note how their positive cricket and cheaper tickets were enjoyed by a large crowd, says Jonathan Agnew.
Captain Alastair Cook said a team effort after a "rocky road" earned England victory in the first Test against New Zealand.
Devastating floods have hit southern and central parts of the United States, killing three people and forcing thousands to leave their homes.
Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons in charge of the Spanish giants.
David Coulthard says Lewis Hamilton is tough enough to deal with the Monaco fiasco - and recalls his own disappointments.
Manager Alex Neil says promoted Norwich have a "huge task" ahead but believes they can compete in the Premier League next season.
Six Guineans are put into prison isolation and will face trial for violating the health emergency after moving the body of an Ebola victim in a taxi.
Mobile phone provider O2 says it is looking into numerous reports on social media of problems with its network.
Detectives looking for a man suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner have discovered his body in a wooded area in Oxford.
Third seed Andy Murray easily beats Argentina's Facundo Arguello 6-3 6-3 6-1 in the first round of the French Open.
Derby County terminate the contract of head coach Steve McClaren after the Rams miss out on the Championship play-offs.