Why does everyone in the technology business descend on Las Vegas at the beginning of January every year?
The administrators of collapsed parcel delivery company City Link announce a further 230 redundancies at the firm, taking the total to 2,586.
A stricken cargo ship in the Solent has begun to drift, the Hampshire Police Marine Unit says.
Ebola test results are expected on a patient who is being monitored in an isolation unit at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital near Cardiff.
David Cameron and Ed Miliband open PMQs with statements of support for France after at least 12 people are shot dead in Paris.
The family of a five-year-girl who died after being hit by a car in Eastbourne have been denied visas to attend her funeral, the local MP says.
Seldom has the disjuncture in politics, north and south of the Border, been more evident than in the controversy which has attended Jim Murphy's comments about using a "mansion tax" to hire nurses in Scotland.
Elliott Spencer, the partner of comedian Stephen Fry, is banned from driving after speeding to get his fiance to the Hay-on-Wye festival.
Video taken from a rooftop in Paris show two gunmen attacking a magazine office leaving 12 people dead
Hospitals are reporting they are facing problems discharging patients as they struggle to cope with A&E pressures.
Sainsbury's has announced its worst Christmas sales for a decade - with its new boss saying the rest of the year will "remain challenging".
A fierce winter storm brings freezing temperatures to the Middle East, raising worries about the plight of the millions of refugees there.
A country house that was a favourite haunt of King James I is sold to a French baron after being saved by English Heritage.
Convicted rapist Ched Evans has agreed a deal to sign for League One club Oldham Athletic, BBC Sport understands.
Organisers of the World Pooh Sticks Championships are looking for a new venue after 31 years at Little Wittenham, Oxfordshire.
The Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry is told that a young boy was scalded by boiling water after being assaulted by a nun at a Belfast children's home.
Muhammad Ali, an icon of the boxing ring, is released from hospital and back home after being admitted last month with a urinary tract infection.
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique declines to comment on reports of a fall-out with "best player in the world" Lionel Messi.
Richard Galpin reports on the shooting at the office of the French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, in Paris.
Should a Belgian murderer be allowed euthanasia?