A former children's panel chairman is jailed for 12 years for sexually abusing two boys and a young man.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a news conference following face-to-face talks.
Greek bank deposits fall to their lowest level in more than 10 years as concerns persist over the country's debt burden and possible euro exit.
Encryption software that makes it hard to spy on what people do and say online is "essential" for free speech, says a UN report.
The Great Barrier Reef should not go on the World Heritage danger list, according to a United Nations draft report.
Tougher sanctions are urgently needed to tackle sectarianism within Scottish football according to a government-commissioned study.
Campaigners hoping to overturn the election of Orkney and Shetland MP Alistair Carmichael head to the Court of Session in Edinburgh to lodge legal papers.
Hooker Dylan Hartley is set to be dropped from England's World Cup training squad after his latest disciplinary breach.
A Sun newspaper reporter is given an 18-month suspended prison sentence after being found guilty of receiving story tip-offs from an anti-terror officer.
Northern Ireland's first minister Peter Robinson is discharged from hospital four days after suffering a suspected heart attack.
A former senior official described as China's most wanted fugitive, accused of embezzling more than $40m, is set to be extradited from the US.
Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis says she received death threats after booking rapper Kanye West to headline the festival.
Northern Ireland's two racecourses warn they could face closure in a dispute with bookmakers over funding.
A woman whose brother was killed in a car accident has met the man who was given his face, in a pioneering transplant operation.
Three people are killed in a crash between a car and a lorry on a road near Brogborough in Bedfordshire.
A hungry badger who sneaked into a house in Midhurst, West Sussex, to help itself to a bakewell tart has been caught on camera.
Five BBC experts have picked a shortlist of the five best Match of the Day goals of the last 50 years - and you can pick your favourite.
A suspected Nazi war criminal, Vladimir Katriuk, dies in Canada just weeks after being charged by Russia with war crimes.
Liverpool have a £10m bid for England right-back Nathaniel Clyne, 24, rejected by Southampton.
Jonny Brownlee believes he will race brother Alistair on equal terms when they meet competitively for the first time this year.