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An 18-year-old man is arrested over the "savage and brutal" murder of 14-year-old boy found in Carlisle cemetery.
A tiger that escaped from a flooded zoo in Georgia has killed a man, according to media reports.
A 19-year-old is arrested in connection with a Facebook post that claimed schoolgirl Amber Peat had been murdered.
A Cardiff man who planned to travel to Syria to fight with Islamic State pleads guilty to a terror charge at the Old Bailey.
The cost of conflict has reached a record $14.3tn, more than 13% of world GDP, a report by the Institute for Economics and Peace says.
Boeing warns arch-rival Airbus over unconfirmed reports that the European planemaker wants state aid for a new version of its A380.
Nigel Farage attempts to kill off "myths" he says are being peddled by pro-EU campaigners, ahead of the referendum campaign.
Fifa, football's world governing body, has been engulfed by claims of widespread corruption since the early hours of 27 May, since Swiss police raided a luxury hotel in Zurich and arrested seven of its top executives.
Olympic champion Jade Jones wins her first fight in the -57kg class of taekwondo at the European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.
A woman accepts an unusual marriage proposal which her boyfriend disguised within The Times newspaper's cryptic crossword clues.
A kangaroo that survived for four days with an arrow lodged in her head is successfully treated in Queensland, Australia.
Greece's central bank has warned for the first time that the country could be on a "painful course" towards default and exiting the eurozone.
Twenty-eight more people were killed on Scotland's roads last year than in the previous 12 months, according to figures just published.
Chris Evans, speaking on his BBC Radio 2 breakfast show, has been explaining how he came by the Top Gear job offer.
Privacy campaigners walk out of talks aimed at creating a code of conduct for companies keen to use facial-recognition technology.
The European Central Bank will again today exercise the power of life and death over Greece's banks and the Greek economy. Is its murky way of doing this appropriate?
Jeremy Clarkson gives Chris Evans some tips on Top Gear presenting style while they drive around London in a Ferrari.
Manchester City make an increased offer of £35.5m for Liverpool and England forward Raheem Sterling.
No new signals have been picked up from the Philae comet lander since a brief radio contact on Sunday, but controllers say this is not surprising.
The inaugural final of rugby union's Crescent Cup ends in a brawl between players and fans from Algeria and Malaysia.