The husband of a woman who was killed in a Glasgow park tells a court how he thought she was still breathing when he found her fatally injured.
Essex Police apologises to alleged victims of child abuse over the way it handled investigations.
A poorly otter cub found orphaned in a Perthshire village is on the road to recovery after being taken in by the Scottish SPCA.
A former coast guard captain is jailed for four years in South Korea for negligence over the attempted rescue from the stricken Sewol ferry.
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Niger declares a state of emergency along its south-eastern border with Nigeria after a spate of attacks by militant Islamists, giving troops sweeping new powers.
Ed Miliband and David Cameron trade verbal blows over political donors who held Swiss bank accounts with HSBC.
Some 29 pilots working for Taiwanese airline TransAsia are suspended after failing or missing safety tests, a week after a fatal crash.
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A toucan in Costa Rica, which lost part of its beak in an attack by youths, looks set to be fitted with a prosthetic replacement.
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A hand-reared deer called Bambi is believed to have been mauled to death by dogs at a Powys wildlife park.
A 31-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of planning acts of terrorism as police search five addresses on Merseyside.
The fuel gauge of a plane which nosedived at a Flintshire airport killing two people must have been faulty, an inquest hears.
Former German President Richard von Weizsaecker is laid to rest in a state funeral in Berlin.
Police in Queensland, Australia arrest a 28-year-old man after finding 3D-printed knuckle dusters and suspected gun parts.
A High Court judge orders a charity to hand over the coffee shop it runs in the grounds of Hillsborough Castle to the government.
England lose their last World Cup warm-up game by four wickets as Pakistan prevail in a tense finish in Sydney.
The UN withdraws support for a planned offensive against rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo after the government refuses to sack two generals.
The US, UK and France are closing their embassies in Yemen due to the deteriorating security situation and political crisis in the country.