Along with pre-booked cinema tickets, several other business appear to be cashing in on the release of Fifty Shades of Grey.
Manchester United winger Ashley Young defends the club's tactics after criticism from West Ham boss Sam Allardyce.
Security costs for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange are to be reviewed, says Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe.
Scotland shock Ireland with a thumping 179-run victory in their World Cup warm-up match in Sydney.
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The UK's largest supermarket sees sales growth for the first time in a year, according to research firm Kantar Worldpanel.
Niger's parliament votes to send troops to Nigeria to join the fight against militant Islamist group Boko Haram, as the conflict spreads across borders.
The rights of 1,015 UK prisoners were breached when they were prevented from voting in elections, the European Court of Human Rights rules.
Women who are trying for a baby and those in the first three months of pregnancy should not drink any alcohol, updated guidelines say.
The solicitor for one of three men wrongly convicted of killing a Cardiff prostitute said an inquiry into the collapse of the UK's biggest police corruption trial would focus on the "reasons for the collapse".
A man is charged over a video showing a motorist in Aberdeen allegedly driving with headphones on, using a handheld mobile phone and with a laptop on.
Consultant-led maternity care could be withdrawn from a north Wales hospital for a year due to recruitment problems, warn local politicians.
Sam Smith's Grammy victory was seen by 25.3 million people in the US, the ceremony's smallest audience since 2009.
A high level ministerial committee has been meeting weekly to monitor activity in the NHS - finding solutions or micromanagement?
Prince Charles is urged to raise the case of a Saudi blogger with the country's new king on the latest leg of his tour of the Gulf and the Middle East.
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A poll suggests more than half of UK children have done something "risky" or anti-social online.
UBS has confirmed it is being investigated by US authorities into whether it helped Americans evade taxes through investments banned in the US.
Scientists are hopeful that 'smart' insulins which are undergoing trials could revolutionise the way diabetes is managed.
Sony Pictures and Marvel sign a deal meaning Spider-Man could join up with the likes of Thor, Captain America and Iron Man in future film releases.