Edinburgh Capitals player Joe Grimaldi spears Nottingham Panthers' Max Parent with his stick and throws his helmet at him during a match.
Listen to live BBC Radio Wales commentary of Cardiff Blues v Leinster in the Pro12.
An Elvis fan is planning his dream trip to Graceland after becoming a lottery millionaire - on the King of Rock and Roll's birthday.
French police storm two hostage sites in Paris and north of the city, with the hostage takers reported dead.
Benedict Cumberbatch and King Richard III are cousins, and more nuggets.
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Police are forced to step in as scuffles break out at the long-delayed funeral of Black Watch soldier Pte Mark Connolly.
Explosions have been heard around a supermarket where hostages are being held in eastern Paris.
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Explosions and gunfire has been heard at the warehouse where the suspects in the Charlie Hebdo siege are holding a hostag
A virulent pathogen that starves and can kill olive trees poses a serious threat to EU olive production, experts warn.
Police are investigating after an MP received threats on Twitter that his office would be bombed.
One of deep space's spinning "lighthouses" fades from view as it warps space-time, tilting its radio beams away from Earth.
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Three-time champion Martin Adams and fourth seed Scott Mitchell are through to the BDO World Championship semi-finals at Lakeside.
A convicted murderer who stabbed to death a worker at a mental health unit in Gloucestershire is sentenced to a whole life order.
On this week's Meet the Author Nick Higham talks to Dutch National Ballet dancer Michaela DePrince, author of Hope in a Ballet Shoe.
Andy Murray and Heather Watson win but Great Britain miss out as Poland and US reach the Hopman Cup final.
An expert in systems that are more than 40 years old to revamp technology used by the Department for Work and Pensions.
A man who spent 13 years in prison before his murder conviction was quashed is jailed for 10-and-a-half years for killing a friend.