Actor Bill Cosby speaks out for the first time since police open investigation into claims of historical sexual abuse.
Six men, five from London, are charged with terror and fraud offences, Scotland Yard says.
A Ugandan maid is sentenced to four years in jail for assaulting a toddler, in a case which sparked national outrage after a video was released.
Rival Libyan troops clash over control of two of the country's main oil terminals for a second day, leading to their closure.
Education minister Huw Lewis launches a scheme to help pupils from poorer backgrounds pursue interests outside of school hours.
A nationwide strike in Belgium has brought air, rail and road transport to a halt and forced many businesses to close.
A new system of lifts is being proposed that operate without cables.
As Kerry Smith resigns as UKIP's parliamentary candidate for South Basildon and East Thurrock, Iain Watson looks at the difficulties facing the party in the wake of recent scandals.
A leaked Labour document tells party MPs and activists to move campaigning conversation away from the issue of immigration.
Three people are injured when a broken-down rail replacement bus is hit by a lorry on the A34 in Oxfordshire.
A man caught up in a brawl that spilled out on to the street from a takeaway in Wakefield is left with life-threatening injuries.
A Londonderry-based company apologises for a software glitch that led to hundreds of items being sold for just 1p on Amazon.
Armed police seal off an area around a cafe
UKIP - power struggle, not soap opera
Aberystwyth University is set to confirm it plans to build a new innovation and enterprise campus in the town.
Rory McIlroy may have been favourite, but Lewis Hamilton's win shows nothing is certain at BBC Sports Personality of the Year.
Police in India's Uttar Pradesh state say they will not allow Hindu nationalist groups to hold a religious conversion ceremony on Christmas Day.
Radio 1 announces that Clara Amfo will become the new presenter the station's Official Chart Show.
Like Angelina Jolie, 1Xtra presenter Claira Hermet is opting to have a double mastectomy after doctors said she has an 85% chance of getting breast cancer.
Public safety is at risk unless radical measures are taken to deal with funding cuts within police forces, Britain's most senior policeman warns.