Technology giant Apple is expected to raise at least $5bn by issuing bonds despite sitting on a cash pile of $178bn.
PM David Cameron says potentially hundreds of lives were saved in Britain after a piece of counter-terrorism intelligence was supplied by Saudi Arabia.
A terminally ill schoolboy whose inspirational story helped to raise more than £35,000 for charity in the past week has died.
The roof of a bus has been ripped off after it hit overhanging trees in central London.
Jailed Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy has asked his Twitter followers whether they would renounce their nationality if it meant they could be freed.
A bomb kills three people outside a stadium in the north-east Nigerian city of Gombe, minutes after a rally by President Goodluck Jonathan.
Plans to build a power station at a Milford Haven gas storage plant are being mothballed by owners.
Opposition leader Ed Miliband was asked about his "life experience" outside politics in a Facebook and Sky News question and answer session with young voters
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel sets the pace for the second day in a row at the first test as McLaren-Honda continue to struggle.
Police are to reopen a case into a taxi driver who sexually assaulted three women after the man initially convicted of the crimes cleared his name.
As many as 890,000 people face a £100 fine for failing to file their online tax returns on time, HM Revenue and Customs says.
Staff find gold bars and stacks of cash in unused staff room lockers.
George Osborne warns the standoff between Greece and the eurozone "is fast becoming the biggest risk to the global economy".
Australian Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste says he is relieved to be free, but feels "incredible angst" at leaving behind two of his jailed colleagues in Egypt.
Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste has described the moment he heard he was being freed from an Egyptian jail after 400 days behind bars.
The European Commission says the controversial EU-IMF troika supervising Greek finances could be replaced.
Phoenix Nights comedian Ted Robbins, who collapsed on stage on Saturday, had been due to have routine heart surgery, according to his sister.
A cross-party group of peers is to launch a fresh attempt to revive a "snoopers' charter" in the draft counter-terrorism bill currently in Parliament.
Andy Murray's fiancee Kim Sears wore a Parental Advisory sweatshirt during the Australian Open final.
The company responsible for Scotland's national stadium explain why the pitch "did not meet expectations".