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The police watchdog is investigating alleged corruption in the Metropolitan Police, including claims it covered up child sex offences because MPs and police officers were involved.
Manchester United's Ashley Young credits Louis van Gaal with injecting the confidence that may bring an England recall.
A UN team in Vanuatu says 24 people are confirmed dead and 3,300 have been displaced by Cyclone Pam, with communication to outlying islands still down.
The condition of a US aid worker evacuated from Sierra Leone after testing positive for Ebola changes from serious to critical, hospital officials say.
Richard III's remains are sealed in a coffin in preparation for his reinterment at Leicester Cathedral later this month.
Wales could lose 1,500 police officers under Conservative spending plans for the next parliament, according to Labour's shadow home secretary.
The four arrests in three days of three young men suspected of trying to head to Syria highlight the difficulties authorities face.
Hull City are cleared by an independent panel to reapply to change their playing name to Hull Tigers for next season.
One of the killers of a couple from Denbighshire is reported to be on the run.
Dog who died after competing at Crufts appears to have ingested poison in Belgium, Kennel Club says
Flat racing's Jockeys' Championship will now take place between May and October and offer cash prizes to the winning jockeys.
A man who stabbed a member of the Fiennes family in the heart with a pair of scissors is sentenced to an indefinite hospital.
A Fife street cleaner who reversed over an OAP and dragged her along the road, which killed her, admits death by dangerous driving.
Italian police arrest four people and raid dozens of premises over suspicious public works contracts worth some €25m (£18m; $26m).
Syria's president is awaiting "actions" from the US after Secretary of State John Kerry says negotiations to end the country's war should include him.
A teenager is arrested by police investigating a racist tweet aimed at Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck.
Police arrest an American millionaire from a prominent New York family on suspicion of murder after he appears to admit to several killings in a recording.
Cult 90s film The Crow will be remade at the Pinewood Studios in Cardiff, the first minister announces.
A South African court grants bail to a woman who pleads not guilty to a charge of murdering hip-hop star Nkululeko 'Flabba' Habedi.
Votes can now be cast in an online poll to choose what could become Britain's first national bird.