An assault rifle used in seven unsolved murders has been discovered on public display at the Imperial War Museum.
A French court hands down jail sentences and fines to eight people found guilty of exploiting billionaire Liliane Bettencourt.
New research suggests young women travelling to Syria sometimes become involved in IS propaganda and recruitment, but often end up "domestically isolated in severe conditions".
Motherwell hold a two-goal advantage in the Scottish Premiership play-offs after they beat Rangers at Ibrox.
An Islamist rebel coalition has seized one of the last cities in western Idlib province held by the Syrian government, activists say.
Saracens flanker Jacques Burger is relishing the chance to get his teeth into Bath, as Chris Jones discovers ahead of Saturday’s Premiership final.
BBC pundit Mark Lawrenson on whether Arsenal or Aston Villa will win at Wembley on Saturday.
Three major carmakers have expanded recalls of vehicles with faulty Takata airbags.
New tests on the remains of the Chilean poet Pablo Neruda say they have found no conclusive evidence he was poisoned.
The Republic of Ireland's parliament has approved the sale of the nation's 25% stake in Aer Lingus to British Airways owner, IAG.
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Australia holds its breath as Unesco decides status
Former SS lieutenant Gerhard Sommer, at the top of a most-wanted list of Nazis, has been declared unfit for trial by prosecutors in Germany.
MEPs call for transparent and public handling of trade disputes with the US but soften their stance on controversial commercial courts.
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The BBC's Justin Rowlatt discovers some migrants are so desperate to leave Bangladesh that they knowingly board ships destined for prison camps.
A man has died and a young girl is airlifted to hospital after police were called to an incident in Cornwall.
The finance minister says she cannot move the budget bill forward because of the inability of the Stormont parties to resolve the deadlock over welfare reform.
Google reveals easier-to-control privacy permissions, greater support for fingerprint sensors and longer battery life in the next version of Android.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron gives a news conference with French President Francois Hollande, as he attempts to convince European leaders of his proposed EU reforms.