Subscribe to BBC feed BBC
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 23 min 48 sec ago

VIDEO: Roger Daltrey gatecrashes wedding

Mon, 2014-12-01 10:48
The Who's Roger Daltrey gatecrashes a wedding and takes to the stage to sing to the happy couple and their guests near Glasgow.

VIDEO: Amazon's 'Cyber Monday' boom

Mon, 2014-12-01 10:41
Amazon says it has recorded sales of around 64 items every second on so-called 'Cyber Monday', one of the busiest days for online shopping.

VIDEO: Hobbit 'may be last Middle Earth film'

Mon, 2014-12-01 10:25
Richard Armitage says the final scene of the latest Hobbit film was a "big, emotional moment" for him.

Suspended Tesco executive to return

Mon, 2014-12-01 10:14
One of the Tesco executives suspended following the £260m profit mis-statement will return to the retailer.

Russia drops gas pipeline plan

Mon, 2014-12-01 10:03
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the proposed South Stream gas pipeline will not go ahead, blaming opposition from the EU.

Predictions: Lawro v Steph Houghton

Mon, 2014-12-01 09:49
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on England women's captain Steph Houghton.

NFL players stir controversy with 'hands up' Ferguson tribute

Mon, 2014-12-01 09:33
On Sunday five St Louis Rams took the field with a gesture made famous by those protesting Michael Brown's death. They say they're supporting their community, but others think the display is misguided and misplaced.

VIDEO: Flooding in France claims lives

Mon, 2014-12-01 09:22
Five people have died in France as severe storms continue to batter the western Mediterranean, with damaging winds and torrential downpours.

Gordon Brown: A complex figure

Mon, 2014-12-01 09:12
Gordon Brown could be brooding and brilliant, almost in the same breath. Westminster will probably not see his like again.

VIDEO: Is Sierra Leone losing against Ebola?

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:53
A year ago Ebola claimed its first victims in West Africa. Since then around 6,928 people have died and thousands more have been infected.

VIDEO: Will Roche's strike win Fifa award?

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:43
Watch Stephanie Roche's stunning goal for Peamount United against Wexford Youths, which has been nominated for Fifa's goal of the year award.

Fake baby con nurse freed from jail

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:41
A nurse who borrowed a baby to trick a man into believing the child was the result of their one-night stand is released early from her 16-week jail term.

Beckham car crash picture emerges

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:36
A photograph emerges of a car crash which involved David Beckham and his son.

Nuisance caller 'used 999 as sex-line'

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:28
A nuisance caller who rang 999 hundreds of times over a five-month period was using it as a "free sex-line", ambulance bosses say.

Congo warlord loses ICC appeal

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:23
The International Criminal Court rejects an appeal by Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga against his conviction for using child soldiers.

Three Egyptians die of bird flu

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:21
Three people have died after contracting the H5N1 bird flu virus in Egypt in the past week, bringing the death toll in the country this year to six.

Five held by anti-terror police

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:19
Five men are arrested in Dover and east London on suspicion of planning acts of terrorism, Scotland Yard says.

VIDEO: Roger Daltrey gatecrashes wedding

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:17
The Who's Roger Daltrey gatecrashes a wedding and takes to the stage to sing to the happy couple and their guests near Glasgow.

US Black Friday sales disappoint

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:16
US retailers report sluggish Black Friday spending, with sales falling 11% from the same period last year, according to an industry group.

Home care services 'close to crisis'

Mon, 2014-12-01 08:13
The home care system in England is close to crisis because of the way workers are exploited, a report says.