Police are searching for a mother who has gone missing with her newborn baby from a Bristol hospital.
From a school in Hertfordshire, Steph McGovern looks at how the debts of today could have a big effect on tomorrow's generation.
This year could be the UK's warmest for almost 250 years as measured by the world's oldest temperature record, say researchers.
There has been an explosion near the airport in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, with reports of casualties.
Welsh tax forecasts are published by the budget watchdog for the first time, as Chancellor George Osborne delivers his Autumn Statement.
South Korea's parliament approves an 80% hike in the price of cigarettes, a move aimed at curbing the high levels of consumption.
China jails the mistress of a former top railways official for aiding his bribe-taking, state media report, amid a corruption crackdown.
The chancellor is due to announce on Wednesday if Stormont will be given the power to cut the rate of corporation tax in Northern Ireland.
The funeral of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has been held in his hometown of Macksville, New South Wales.
The parents of a former Surrey man who was murdered on a Caribbean island doubled a reward offered for information on his death.
Bill Cosby is being sued for sexual assault by a women who says the US comedian molested her when she was 15 at the Playboy mansion in LA.
Family, friends, dignitaries and team-mates turn out for the funeral of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes.
Chancellor George Osborne is urged to "finish the job" of repairing the country's finances - just hours before he unveils his Autumn Statement.
The founders of Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement prepare to turn themselves in to police, as student leaders say they will continue protesting.
Forecasters believe this year could be the UK's warmest for almost 250 years, as measured by the world's oldest record of temperature.
We persistently fail to learn lessons from the health issues of people who perpetrate heinous crimes, says Danny Shaw.
Universities welcome suggestions that postgraduate student loans will be included in the chancellor's Autumn Statement.
Sailors from the Royal Australian Navy say they have been traumatised by pulling dead asylum seekers from the ocean while on border patrol.
Research ministers approve the development of a new Ariane rocket for Europe, with pledges of 5.924bn euros for space programmes.
A personal DNA test that has sparked controversy in the US launches in the UK.