Talk therapy sessions can help reduce the risk of suicide among high-risk groups, suggests a US study.
Why one Irish-American comedian is trying stand-up in Beijing
Colombia's Farc rebels warn that military operations where they are holding captured general, Ruben Alzate, may jeopardise his release.
A former British soldier and another British man are fighting with Kurdish troops in Syria against Islamic State (IS) militants, it has emerged.
A law forcing communications firms to pass on details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.
Police charge a 30-year-old woman with attempted murder after she abandoned her newborn baby boy in a drain in western Sydney.
Hillary Clinton would be a "great president" if she decided to run for the White House in 2016, President Barack Obama says.
Lewis Hamilton's overdue second title shows his ability as a driver is at a level very few ever get close to, writes Andrew Benson.
MOTD2 pundit Philip Neville expands on his TV analysis of Liverpool's defeat at Crystal Palace and says he is not surprised by their mid-table position.
A supermarket price war is behind a sharp rise in the number of firms involved in food production folding, new research claims.
F1 world champion's second title in number and pop-rap lyrics
The charity single organiser says the price difference between a single now and 1984 "worries him".
Jenson Button says his late father John would be angry that the driver faces an uncertain future in Formula 1.
One woman's journey from a village to death in the big city
A newborn baby is found abandoned in a drain in Sydney, Australia, by passing cyclists, police say.
A London-bound British Airways plane makes a second unscheduled landing at Shannon Airport within three days.
Coach Mark Sampson believes England learned lessons from the 3-0 defeat by two-time world champions Germany.
Band Aid 30's Do They Know It's Christmas? debuts at number one in the UK singles chart.
Lewis Hamilton says his second world title feels more important to him than the first he won with McLaren in 2008.
Computer security firm Symantec discovers what it says is one of the most sophisticated pieces of malicious software ever seen.