A fairground ride which left passengers dangling 65ft up is taken down and removed from Cardiff's Winter Wonderland.
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Seven people and a puppy are rescued after a car fire in Rochdale set a nearby house ablaze.
Rescuers have spent the night battling smoke and gale-force winds to try to save more than 250 passengers trapped on a burning Italian ferry in the Adriatic Sea.
Robot-assisted surgery is becoming increasingly common in UK hospitals, as the BBC's Victoria Gill reports.
The father of the pilot of the missing AirAsia plane has been speaking about the possibility that his son may not come back alive.
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Workers who are facing redundancy at the collapsed parcel delivery firm City Link are due to stage a demonstration outside one of its Scottish depots.
The owner of collapsed UK parcel delivery service City Link says it is "disappointed" the firm has been placed into administration.
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Fans of horror writer Arthur Machen have called on Newport council to protect the collection of his books and papers at the city's central library.
The Royal Ulster Constabulary tipped off police in the Republic of Ireland (gardai) about a loyalist incursion into Clontibret, County Monaghan in 1986, according to newly released files.
A hard-hitting new anti-smoking campaign will feature a decaying roll-up cigarette, and claim that smoking rots the body from within.
More than £3m has been spent on policing at Stormont since loyalist Michael Stone launched an attack in 2006, an assembly spokeswoman has said.
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The search has resumed for AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501, as relatives wait for news.
One of the biggest shocks in FA Cup final history took place in 1988 at Wembley when Wimbledon beat Liverpool.