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Ashley Madison, an online dating website for married people who wish to cheat on their spouse, suffers a loss of customer data.
Surf champion Mick Fanning's mum says she was "terrified" to see live TV footage of her son attacked by a shark in South African waters.
The owners of Travelodge are reportedly preparing a £1bn sale or stock market float of the hotel chain.
The number of patients receiving organ transplants in Scotland has fallen by 9% to 360.
The abundance of raw opium in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan has led to a huge problem with drug abuse.
The granddaughter of veteran republican Peggy O'Hara defends the use of paramilitary displays at her wake and funeral.
A horse that escaped from an overturned horsebox on the M40 in Buckinghamshire causes lengthy delays while it is re-captured.
The price of gold falls 4% to its lowest in more than five years as talk of a rise in US interest rates this year leads investors to sell the precious metal.
Eight Afghan soldiers believed killed by US helicopter strike in "friendly fire" incident near capital Kabul.
A US judge rules that a court case over a sex tape can go ahead against rapper 50 Cent, despite his bankruptcy filing last week.
Andy Murray on Great Britain's Davis Cup win over France, frustration, emotion - and getting away from tennis.
A British team has developed a system to help protect wild rhinos, which could be extinct within the next ten years, because they are hunted by poachers for their lucrative ivory tusks.
Inquiries are continuing into the unexplained death of a man whose body was found on the side of a road in Neath Port Talbot.
A boat is sighted off the West Australian coast which could be carrying the first asylum seekers to make it to Australia in about 12 months.
John Maguire reports from the World War Two tunnels built beneath the white cliffs of Dover, which are opening to the public for the first time.
The firm developing Belfast's Titanic Quarter accuses Belfast Harbour of being an "impediment" to new projects in the area.
The number of people donating their organs has increased, figures released five months before a new presumed consent scheme begins show.
A police force attends the equivalent of almost 15 mental health incidents a day, figures show.
The BBC's Mark Lowen reports from a traditional taverna in Greece on the likely impact of VAT rising from 13% to 23%.
The number of swans on the River Thames recorded in the annual census is expected to rise, despite the deaths of two breeding pairs.