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A private ambulance was stolen 20 minutes before it was involved in a fatal crash with a bus in North Yorkshire, police say.
There were 40 gorse fires in Counties Tyrone and Londonderry in a single day.
The woman who led the project to recover Henry VIII's flagship, the Mary Rose, from the Solent dies aged 86.
Racing reporters, correspondents and experts give their verdicts on who will win the big race at Aintree
Brian O'Connell is to ride Lord Windermere in place of injured Robbie McNamara in Saturday's Grand National at Aintree.
An Egyptian court confirms the death sentence on Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie and 12 others for subversion.
Heavy overnight rain has extinguished a large wildfire which had raged a few miles north west of Dornoch in Sutherland.
Britain's Jonathan Brownlee makes it back-to-back wins in the 2015 World Triathlon Series with victory on the Gold Coast.
Lewis Hamilton beats team-mate Nico Rosberg to pole position as Mercedes dominated qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix.
One person is killed in a road crash involving a pedestrian and a vehicle in County Tyrone.
Cashback credit cards provider Capital One is cutting the rewards it offers on its products, blaming a European Parliament ruling to cap "interchange fees".
Campaigners gear up to fight any plans to extract oil in Surrey after it emerges there are significant reserves near Gatwick.
Tennis star Andy Murray is to marry his long term girlfriend Kim Sears in his hometown of Dunblane later, with hundreds of people expected to turn out for the occasion.
Drug dealers are warned they will be "hunted down" after 26-men in north Wales were jailed.
Russia cancels the opening of an exhibition of World War Two images by US and British photographers, sparking claims of political interference.
As new museum celebrating the life and legacy of Joan of Arc opens in France, the country's political parties battle to claim her legacy.
US President Barack Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro shake hands at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City.
Labour and the Conservatives clash over the NHS, as campaigning continues for the general election.
At least 20 dam construction workers in the south-western Pakistani province of Balochistan have been killed by unknown gunmen, officials say.
Lewis Hamilton continues his imperious form at the Chinese Grand Prix by setting fastest time in final practice before qualifying.