Is Angus Sinclair worst serial killer Scotland has seen?
Police are investigating after a Twitter user wrote that he hoped disgraced footballer Ched Evans raped Jessica Ennis-Hill.
Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper has described rape threats against Jessica Ennis-Hill which were made on Twitter as "appalling", saying that the athlete was "exactly right to speak out".
England defender Leighton Baines pulls out of the squad for the matches against Slovenia and Scotland with injury.
A young Canadian man who admitted taking a photo of an alleged sexual assault, after which the woman killed herself, avoids jail time.
A legal challenge to try to block the UK complying with the European Arrest Warrant is dismissed at the High Court.
Brazilian police have carried out a series of raids and arrested 18 people as part of a corruption investigation into the state-run oil firm Petrobras.
The control tower at the former RAF Wainfleet in Lincolnshire is being sold at auction.
Alex Salmond bows out as leader of the SNP saying a new era is beginning and Nicola Sturgeon will "make history".
Donald Blankenship, the former chief executive of Massey Energy, is indicted for his role in a 2010 West Virginia coal mine explosion - the US's worst coal disaster in 40 years.
Hip hop can help depressed people's self esteem, and more nuggets.
Leading Rosetta scientist apologises after online outcry
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Three lanes of the M25 have been closed after a section collapsed and left a large pothole, following roadworks.
The UK's major ISPs commit to new measures to block online extremism, No 10 says, but ISPs say no specific agreement is yet in place.
Alex Salmond tells the SNP conference that his party should set a target to win a majority of Scottish seats in the 2015 Westminster election.
The owners of the Severn Bridge announce the increase in tolls, effective from 1 January, 2015.
Living in Sydney, Australia, Indian businesswoman Madhvi Mohindra runs traditional dance classes for local students.
Boko Haram militants seize Chibok, the north-eastern Nigerian town from which they abducted more than 200 schoolgirls this year, residents say.