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The US economy grew by an annual rate of just 0.2% in the three months to the end of March, official figures show.
Labour leader Ed Miliband defends his decision to give an interview to Russell Brand, who has in the past urged people not to vote.
Northern Ireland's temporary health minister Simon Hamilton says he will examine a ruling by Europe's highest court on gay men giving blood.
Stephen Hendry says the World Championship would be a "poorer event" without Ronnie O'Sullivan despite his controversies.
With Champions League qualification now gone and the trophy cabinet bare, this season has been a failure for Brendan Rodgers writes Phil McNulty.
Many migrants trying to get to Europe cross the desert to Libya. For some the journey ends there.
Director Alan Parker sings the praises of a new stage version of his film Bugsy Malone while confessing he had "never liked" previous adaptations.
A car smashes into the conservatory of a house after it rolled off a car park when its handbrake failed.
How Twitter lost more than 25% of its value after a tweet prompted traders to sell the stock.
Families of Britons found safe after quake speak of their joy
Are young people really getting their news through online video and social media?
Goddard Inquiry into historical child sex abuse says it will conduct a "full investigation" into claims made against former Labour MP Lord Janner.
The crew of a container ship seized by Iran in the Strait of Hormuz on Tuesday are safe and "in good spirits", Danish shipping company Maersk says.
Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe is re-elected, officials say, extending his family's 48-year hold on power.
Europe's Sentinel-1a satellite gets its first good look at the aftermath of Saturday's big quake in Nepal.
American Airlines delay dozens of flights after an iPad app used by its pilots stopped working.
A man's body is found at a Birmingham recycling plant.
A Briton living overseas is among more than 5,000 who died in the Nepal earthquake, the Foreign Office confirms.
Drew Mitchell says not picking Steffon Armitage in England's World Cup squad over fears it would harm morale would be a "cop-out".
Over 600 children have been moved from a Lisburn primary school after a bomb warning