The Brit Awards are taking place in London, with stars including Ed Sheeran, Paloma Faith, Lionel Richie, Sam Smith and Calvin Harris on the red carpet.
Former Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov nets as Monaco beat Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League tie.
A mother fed her 'fractious' toddler methadone so she could smoke crack, a court hears.
Rio de Janeiro is making "solid progress" in its preparations for the 2016 Olympics, says the International Olympic Committee.
The government has been defeated in the House of Lords as peers voted to change UK visa laws to give greater protection to overseas domestic workers.
Great Britain's Maria Lyle and Jo Butterfield set new world records in the IPC Athletics Grand Prix event in Dubai.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has been forced into a tough run-off election after failing to gain 50% of voters in his re-election bid.
TJX, the owner of US retailers TJ Maxx and Marshalls, follows in Walmart's footsteps by raising the base hourly pay of its workers to $9.
Terra Firma, the owner of Odeon and UCI, plans to put the cinema chain up for sale later this year for about £1bn.
Ed Sheeran wins best British male at the 2015 Brit Awards, on a night when he goes head-to-head with Sam Smith for most of the main prizes.
Two men have admitted stabbing a Chinese takeaway owner who tried to stop his car being stolen.
BBC Sports Editor Dan Roan says the fall-out from a winter Qatar 2022 World Cup could tear football apart.
Mo Farah's row with GB team-mate Andy Vernon is good for their sport, according to UK Athletics president Lynn Davies.
Three journalists for the Qatar-based channel al-Jazeera are arrested for the alleged illegal flying of a drone in the Bois de Boulogne area of Paris.
Durham Free School is to close at the end of this term after its action plan was judged insufficient to turn it around.
Sam Smith speaks to Sangita Myska on the Brits 2015 red carpet - about deja vu and wanting a boyfriend.
The FBI has arrested three foreign nationals living in Brooklyn who agents say sought to join the Islamic State.
A people smuggler has told the BBC how three east London schoolgirls were taken across the border from Turkey to Syria.
A former Greek finance minister goes on trial accused of removing relatives' names from a list of HSBC account holders who may have underpaid tax.
Two men deny turning a former nuclear bunker near Kidderminster into a cannabis factory.